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Diane Abbott tables Commons motion calling for Garden Bridge rethink
Labour MP and London mayoral contender Diane Abbott has tabled an early day motion in the House of Commons calling on City Hall to reconsider the use of public funds for the Garden Bridge.
Falmouth Road GP surgery rated 'inadequate' by inspectors
The Care Quality Commission has rated the Falmouth Road Group Practice as 'inadequate' and has placed the surgery under special measures after inspectors visited in April.
Guard fatally wounded at Crown Court named as Lorraine Barwell
A prisoner custody officer injured at Blackfriars Crown Court on Monday has died in hospital.
End of an era as three more Elephant & Castle subways close
Three of the pedestrian subways at Elephant & Castle northern roundabout closed to the public this week as work continues on the transformation of the road layout.

Latest food & drink review

Absolutely shambolic!!
zak90 on Jenny's Burgers, Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre

Restaurant deals

Situations vacant

  • Cafe Manager and Volunteer Co-ordinator at St George the Martyr Church, Borough

Local Business News

Val Shawcross at official opening of Blackfriars Station shops
All three shops in the new southern entrance to Blackfriars Station have now been let to tenants, says train operator Thameslink.


Myths and legends theme for 12th Waterloo Carnival
The sun shone on the Waterloo Carnival parade as it made its way through the streets on Friday lunchtime.
In pictures: Open Streets London in Great Suffolk Street
Great Suffolk Street was closed to motor traffic for five hours on Saturday with the aim of making space for people to use the road space in new and creative ways.

Sunday's hot topics

Small offices & desk space for rent

  • Desk Space to Rent, London SE1 at Norman Rourke Pryme

Arts Reviews

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2015
This year's RA Summer Exhibition is sure to make people talk.
High Society at The Old Vic
High Society at The Old Vic is the farewell party for Kevin Spacey.

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Three London artists
Summer Tumblr Eco-Design Fair
Sun Home ware to stationery, prints, food gifts and jewellery
Gorgeous Gardens project afternoon tea
Tue Tea, cake and gardening

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