A pop-up whisky and fine spirits shop has opened in Southwark Street and Laithwaites has relocated its wine shop to the former Borough Market offices in Cathedral Street as Vinopolis clears space for the Olympics.
A new combined Sainsbury's Local food store and outpatients' pharmacy is to open on Great Maze Pond at Guy's Hospital.
Passengers at London Bridge Station on Tuesday found themselves funnelled through a one-way system as Network Rail held a rehearsal of its arrangements to combat overcrowding during the Olympic Games.
Lambeth's cabinet has agreed to carry out an options appraisal on the future of Waterloo Library in Lower Marsh with the intention of providing a permanent building for the service.
Tuesday recap: Pop-up whisky & wine shops; Sainsbury's at Guy's Hospital; London Bridge Olympics & Waterloo Library http://t.co/bkgLTRcS
Tesco Great Suffolk Street shut for refurb. More self service checkouts and only 2 staffed tills.
@peterjohn6 Video coming up any minute now
Southwark Cathedral fireworks just put Shard laser show to shame
If you're in the Bankside area, stand by for more fireworks from the tower of Southwark Cathedral at 10.10pm
Full write-up on the Tower Bridge Road payday loan shop story tomorrow.
Payday loan shop application refused by three votes to two
2 councillors voted to approve payday loan shop; 2 against; 1 abstention
Payday loan shop in Tower Bridge Road on verge of being approved on chair's casting vote - but chair says he's open to persuasion
@alanburkittgray Firm that did the lighting is from Burnley
@jamiezoob There will be another short burst of fireworks at 10.10pm
Cllr @markgettleson: payday loan shop "is one of the worst possible things that could go in that location"
Cllr @markgettleson points out that London Mutual Credit Union has a shop just a short walk from Tower Bridge Road
Cllr @chaucerclaire: problem with payday loan shops not just high interest rates, but how often they draw people back for another loan
Ms Barker says @themoneyshop has taken 10 year lease on Tower Bridge Road unit and will create 8 jobs
Jenny Barker, agent for @themoneyshop, is now addressing the committee. Tells cllrs that chain is "socially responsible" and adheres to code
Cllr Nick Dolezal asks objectors to payday loan shop if they'd have same objections to a bank or estate agent as these also involve debt
Now @Charlie_Samuda is raising question of queuing/congestion outside shop at peak payday loan times
"Tower Bridge Road is not Skegness or Eastbourne" says @Signaturekd - post-NPPF appeal decision not necessarily relevant
Local filmmaker @Signaturekd is addressing planning committee in opposition to Tower Bridge Road payday loan shop
Tower Bridge Road payday loan shop - councillors discussing recent precedents in Bournemouth & Cambridgeshire
An insurance office in Southwark in 1913 http://t.co/1MSuLpXq
Cllr Richard Livingstone is citing council's decision to spend £40k on business initiatives in Tower Bridge Road led by @towertandoori
Southwark planning officers are recommending that councillors overturn Bermondsey Community Council's decision to veto @themoneyshop in TBR
Planning officer tells cttee payday loan firm has sent in recent appeal decision where inspector has specifically rejected moral objections
Just arrived at @lb_Southwark where planning sub-committee is about to decide on payday loan shop application for Tower Bridge Road
Reminder: fireworks from Southwark Cathedral tower 7.30pm & 10.10pm to commemorate Great Fire of 1212 http://t.co/d7irTtiB
RT @TeamLondonBdg: Queues building up at london bridge station...
@gourmetbelly No, nothing's been announced yet. Several shops being fitted out now at station level but couldn't tell what they are.
The first shop at the Shard is now open - WHSmith accessible from London Bridge Station concourse http://t.co/t91xsNWc
Just published - Sainsbury's to open convenience store and pharmacy on Great Maze Pond at Guy's Hospital http://t.co/VL2lhIRo
Tower Bridge Road payday loan shop application to be decided tonight by Southwark planning committee http://t.co/exv1kZlR
Just published - London Bridge Station holds second Olympics rehearsal http://t.co/SySRExsd
AA London Map 1891 iPhone app http://t.co/jNo3xF1u
@outstandingb Yes, I think so. They were open in both directions when I went past earlier.
Abseiling down the Shard is all in a day's work for this man: http://t.co/GbVBfFLX
@jamesup Just heard there will be another short burst of fireworks at 10.10pm
Just had word from @southwarkcathed that there are two lots of fireworks from the tower tonight: 7.30pm AND 10.10pm (when it's dark)
Tonight 7.30pm - fireworks from Southwark Cathedral tower to mark 800th anniversary of the Great Fire of Southwark http://t.co/u2zGciaX
Crazy Stupid Love is tonight's free film at Canvey Street Bankside http://t.co/e4mb39DA
London Bridge Station now has its own Twitter account: @NetworkRailLBG
It's Olympic queueing rehearsal day at London Bridge Station today
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