The star names of Vanessa Redgrave, James Earl Jones and Mark Rylance make this a must-see production. But poor initial reviews led to the SE1 critic attending with trepidation.
A restaurant which opened just five months ago on the site of the former public toilets in Tooley Street has been awarded a coveted Michelin star.
A new hotel with more than 130 bedrooms is due to open on the Wah Kwong House site on Albert Embankment in spring 2015.
Friday recap: today's news, tweets and forum topics se1.info/177IVbt
Tower Bridge due to lift at 10.30pm for the famous paddle steamer @PS_Waverley
Grease - free open-air movie screening tonight down by the river: se1.info/14OFBkR
Just published - Crowne Plaza hotel to open on Albert Embankment goo.gl/fb/GQFWL
Don't miss tomorrow's Octavia Hill Flower and Vegetable Show at Red Cross Garden se1.info/10yYAO7 last year was excellent
@beaulieuonnp Most of the day - 11-4 ish at a guess - probably longer.
This Sunday hundreds of freemen of the City of London will be exercising their right to drive sheep across London Bridge
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