Justin Webb has delivered the 2010 John Harvard Memorial Lecture - entitled Ripples from Across the Pond: Can the Special Relationship Survive? - at the Unicorn Theatre.
Colombo Street was decorated with balloons when the Colombo Centre opened its new facilities following a £650,000 refurbishment programme.
Grace Idowu, mother of murdered Tabard Gardens teenager David Idowu, has appealed to young people to turn away from knife crime.
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