The Malaysian developers of a prominent site on Blackfriars Road could viably provide 50 per cent on-site affordable housing, an independent assessment has shown. At present 61 social rented homes and 227 homes for private sale are proposed.
Southwark councillors have voted unanimously that Her Honour Judge Usha Karu - senior resident judge at Inner London Crown Court - should be given the honorary title Recorder of Southwark.
New research commissioned by the Mayor of London has shown that a quarter of all new-build homes in Southwark are sold to overseas investors.
Part of the award-winning Southwark Underground Station could be demolished a mere two decades after it was built as part of the Jubilee line extension.
Monday recap: London-SE1.co.uk/date/2017-07-17
All change at Southwark Station - after less than 20 years london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9329
A quarter of new homes in Southwark are sold overseas london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9330
@Lepage1 Operative word is "could".
@hhrca They've built it under permitted development rights. They claim they'll take it down if PP is refused.
Should the Archbishop's Park zip wire be allowed to stay for the rest of the summer?
Lambeth cllrs decide tomorrow london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9213
Blackfriars skyscraper scheme: council's own viability assessment shows developer could offer 50% affordable housing london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9332
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RT @BBCFrontRow: Orchestra rehearsing for tonight's Handel Water Music special live from a boat on the Thames. 300 years since its first peâ€¦
First image of proposed development above Southwark tube station. dlvr.it/PW9jz2
Just published - 50% on-site affordable housing would be viable at 18 Blackfriars dlvr.it/PWCNMF
Just published - Judge Usha Karu appointed as Recorder of Southwark dlvr.it/PWBh26
Â£324 a week for student accommodation in Great Suffolk Street https://t.co/OJnZ7rQUAc
Just published - Quarter of new homes in Southwark are sold overseas dlvr.it/PWB0tw
Just published - Southwark Station listing rejected; part-demolition proposed dlvr.it/PW9jz2
'Scruffy' dog missing from Swan Mead SE1 https://t.co/a1ns5X3Qxf
MPSCathedrals Early morning drugs warrant executed Peabody Southwark St, result = 1 x cannabis warning issued
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