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Hundreds gather at Southwark Cathedral for Ted Bowman's funeral
A large congregation filled the nave of Southwark Cathedral on Tuesday for the funeral of local activist Ted Bowman who died last month.
Southwark Cathedral palm procession in Borough Market
Southwark Cathedral's Choral Eucharist on Sunday was preceded by the blessing of palm branches and reading of the Gospel in Borough Market.
James Braidwood statuette placed in Tooley Street's Brigade
James Braidwood, 'the father of firefighting' who died in the 1861 Great Tooley Street Fire, has been remembered at Brigade bar and bistro in Tooley Street's Fire Station building.
President of Ireland and Sabina Higgins visit City Hall
The President of Ireland Michael D Higgins has visited City Hall to attend a youth event and present Gold Awards as part of the historic Irish State Visit.

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SE1 meat processing firm says UK must remain in the EU
The owner of a new halal meat processing plant in South Bermondsey says that the UK's continued membership of the European Union is essential to his firm's survival.


BOST celebrates Sumner Street Garden and Bankside food-growing
Bankside Open Spaces Trust and Sumner Buildings residents held a garden party last Saturday to launch their new food garden and celebrate the 24 food growing projects which form part of 'Edible Bankside'.
Earth Hour 2014 on the South Bank

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Arts Reviews

Other Desert Cities at The Old Vic
Other Desert Cities at The Old Vic is the first of a series of productions to offer a more intimate experience than the theatre's proscenium arch usually affords.
Sizwe Banzi Is Dead at the Young Vic
A play which comes loaded with history but fails to live up to expectations.

What's on

Free lunchtime recital
Thu Baroque music
Commemoration of the Last Supper
Thu Maundy Service
Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper
Thu Maundy Service
Pop-up Church
Fri and foodbank collection
Liturgy of the Three Hours
Fri Good Friday service
Solemn Liturgy of the Passion of Our Lord
Fri Good Friday liturgy
Easter Vigil
Sat Easter Eve service

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