Proposals to open a branch of KFC next to Waterloo Bus Station at Tenison Way have won the unanimous backing of Lambeth's planning applications committee.
New figures published by City Hall show that bus stops at the Elephant & Castle are among the top locations for London bus passengers taking advantage of the hopper fare, allowing multiple journeys in an hour for £1.50.
The developers of the Shard are to pay Southwark Council an extra £1.1 million in lieu of affordable housing after reconfiguring the block of luxury flats under construction next to the skyscraper to squeeze in an extra 28 homes for private sale.
Controversial plans for a second entrance to Southwark Underground Station and Waterloo East in Greet Street have been revived by Transport for London, a decade after similar plans were dropped by Network Rail in the face of local opposition.
TfL has published an update on plans for the Bakerloo line extension, including saying 'no' to a station at Bricklayers Arms and an update on plans for the Elephant & Castle and Old Kent Road stations.
Nice to see that the lettering that used to be above the entrance of the now-demolished South Eastern Railway officâ€¦ twitter.com/i/web/status/1â€¦
Controversial plans for a second entrance to Southwark Underground Station and Waterloo East in Greet Street have bâ€¦ twitter.com/i/web/status/1â€¦
Shard Place developer to squeeze another 28 flats into luxury block next to London Bridge Station london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9708
You'll soon be able to buy a KFC meal from a serving hatch next to the bus stops outside Waterloo Station london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9710
Northern and Bakerloo line entrances at Elephant & Castle to be combined london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9706
Just published - Lambeth councillors approve KFC plans for Waterloo takeaway dlvr.it/QjyZCB
Just published - Elephant & Castle near top of table for 'hopper fare' bus travel dlvr.it/QjyZ27
Just published - Developer to squeeze extra 28 flats into Renzo Piano-designed luxury block next the The Shard withâ€¦ twitter.com/i/web/status/1â€¦
Flood alert remains in place for high tide this afternoon for Thames Path at Bankside (opposite Tate Modern)â€¦ twitter.com/i/web/status/1â€¦
Just published - TfL revives plans for Southwark Tube / Waterloo East entrance at Greet Street dlvr.it/QjxN30
Croydon morris dancers coming to Bankside this weekend twitter.com/InsideCroydon/â€¦
Just published - TfL says 'no' to Bakerloo line station at Bricklayers Arms dlvr.it/QjwzPX
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