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Official opening for Old Kent Road Fire Station
The rebuilt fire station in Old Kent Road fire station was officially opened this week by the Mayor of Southwark.
New council homes on Blackfriars Road: Southwark in 10m deal
Southwark Council is to spend more than 10 million buying homes from a private developer in Blackfriars Road to let at council rents.
Prayers said at Cross Bones Graveyard as new garden takes shape
A service of regret, remembrance and restoration has been held at Cross Bones Graveyard as work to create a new community garden continues.
Councillors urged to block Garden Bridge project
Objectors to the proposed Garden Bridge addressed Lambeth councillors on Wednesday night and urged them not to allow council land on the South Bank to be used for the river crossing.

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  • Sessional Community Gardeners at Bankside Open Spaces Trust

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.


Avon Place mural unveiled
A colourful new mural in an alleyway off Borough High Street has been officially unveiled by Neil Coyle MP and Captain Ian McNaught of Trinity House.
6-metre City & Southwark wall hanging unveiled at Glaziers Hall
An embroidered triptych depicting City and Southwark landmarks - which took 4,000 hours over four years for four men in two prisons and one former prisoner to make - has been unveiled at Glaziers Hall.

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  • Lovely New Designer Desk/Office spaces in Bermondsey at Livelyhood Design Studios

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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