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Council to oppose loss of Blackfriars Road Crown Post Office

Council to oppose loss of Blackfriars Road Crown Post Office

Southwark councillors have passed a motion resolving to oppose plans to close the Crown Post Office in Blackfriars Road and replace it with a franchised service in a nearby shop.

Central School of Ballet's final push to complete SE1 premises

First proposed a decade ago and an empty shell for nearly five years, the Central School of Ballet has relaunched its fundraising efforts to complete its new South Bank home.

Central School of Ballet's final push to complete SE1 premises
Kipling Street's Britannia pub could be demolished and rebuilt

Kipling Street's Britannia pub could be demolished and rebuilt

Plans to knock down The Britannia pub in Kipling Street and replace it with a block of flats incorporating a replacement pub have been submitted to Southwark Council.

Steve's B&B in Lower Marsh to be replaced with 50-room hotel

Plans to redevelop the former Steve's Bed & Breakfast building in Lower Marsh as a 50-room boutique hotel have been approved by Lambeth's planning applications committee.

Steve's B&B in Lower Marsh to be replaced with 50-room hotel
Bermondsey Street's old Ticino Bakery: 7-room hotel approved

Bermondsey Street's old Ticino Bakery: 7-room hotel approved

Plans to demolish the former Ticino Bakery in Bermondsey Street and replace it with a 'boutique hotel' with just seven rooms have been approved by Southwark councillors.

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Alzheimers' Society Spring Concert
Fri Lambeth Wind Orchestra and the London International Gospel Choir
TNRA Porch Sale
Sat Secondhand books and bric-a-brac
Coin Street Community Day
Sat Find out about Coin Street's many services and activities
Doktor James' Academy of Evil
Sun Family show and meal

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