Southwark Council's regeneration boss has pledged to support a community campaign to prevent an estate agent from taking over the Elephant & Castle pub.
A new north-south bike route to be called the Southwark Spine is the flagship measure in the borough's new cycling strategy which was rubber-stamped by cabinet on Tuesday.
Wednesday recap: London-SE1.co.uk/date/2015-06-03
ITV News London report on Elephant & Castle pub youtube.com/watch?v=jFRpNB…
"You can find us in delightful town of Elephant and Castle which is well popular for its great historic days": elephantandcastlepub.co.uk/about-us/
@SouthwarkNotes Return of the cafe was touted as one of the original selling points of the scheme. Unsure of current status.
If you want to see v bizarre film of Southwark Council officers joining in shamanic vision quest, here's your chance: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…
@coyleneil When are we likely to hear yours?
Keep watching to see vox pops of local scepticism re new-fangled E&C Shopping Centre when under construction 1962 itnsource.com/en/shotlist/IT…
1962 ITN report on redevelopment of Elephant & Castle itnsource.com/en/shotlist/IT…
1959 ITN TV news report on the redevelopment of the Elephant & Castle pub itnsource.com/en/shotlist/IT…
The previous incarnations of the Elephant & Castle pub as recorded in the subway murals pic.twitter.com/vIPNG1knMD
@EdCJ_Francis See the link to the Valore Asset Management website at the bottom of the article
@jamielondon10 I suggest you consult Stephen Humphrey's excellent book on the history of the Elephant & Castle area. He is #1 local expert.
Blackfriars Bridge remains shut northbound.
CityPolice On going police incident at Blackfriars Bridge. Bridge closed to vehicles northbound & pedestrians westbound. Please avoid area.
Very interesting developments in the #gardenbridge saga this afternoon, but not sure yet what they all mean.
From the archive … pictures of Bermondsey Carnival in Grange Road on 3 June 2000 pic.twitter.com/WbdADls12g
Anyone know what they're filming in Whittlesey Street today? pic.twitter.com/vDhi5p4YLe
O2 advert being filmed in Lower Marsh featuring dog being lured by sausages in window of fake butchers shop pic.twitter.com/7wKbMKr4VS
More filming in Lower Marsh pic.twitter.com/qZIcZxeM45
Now you see it ... Now you don't. Fake Caffe Nero shopfront in Lower Marsh has already vanished pic.twitter.com/PB8VtZtN5n
Cycle Superhighway 7 closed at Princess Street whilst new N-S superhighway is built pic.twitter.com/9J3GFxv2yj
MPSSouthbank An unauthorised Big Issue seller is working cafe tables on the South Bank. Genuine vendors do not sell in this manner. Please do not buy.
@hixterbankside The review was by one of our website users, not us
@JoanaRamiroUK Story not quite right - not up to council to decide whether asset of community value. Depends on application from local ppl.
Just published - Southwark Spine bike route plan gets green light from cabinet goo.gl/fb/P2Ijfx
Follow the redevelopment of the Eileen House site on Newington Causeway at the Elephant via @251Construction Twitter account
The beautiful gardens of Lambeth Palace are open to the public from midday london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…
Caffe Nero in Lower Marsh
(don't worry it's only a film set) pic.twitter.com/34dp9SjU5t
AdeleCathedrals Sorry to see another old Bermondsey factory set for demolition. Sadly it came to planning without conservation area or listing protection.
Carsten Holler slides being installed at Hayward Gallery pic.twitter.com/O6oEEkdVaj
Picture from exactly 15 years ago showing Bermondsey Carnival leaving Bermondsey Square (pre hotel & shops etc) pic.twitter.com/waKvMMWuIS
Remember the antiques shop in Tanner Street with the beefeaters outside?
It's going to be demolished: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8301
ICYMI - Elephant & Castle a ‘problem area’ for sexual attacks by strangers, says top cop: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8302
@moiracatherine if you read the article you will see that by las the council's permission is not required for this change.
Se_Railway SERVICE UPDATE Power restored London Bridge, TRains should be moving soon ^CH
Se_Railway SERVICE UPDATE The line is clear at London Bridge so Power is being turned back on but signal problems will continue ^CH
Se_Railway SERVICE UPDATE due to a passenger using the emergency door opening and walking down the track at London Bridge POwer has been turned off 1/2
rors_obrien Someone literally got so bored of waiting at London Bridge, they pressed the emergency button and walked down the track
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