Mayor of London Boris Johnson has announced plans to commission a "world-class artist" to design a new lighting scheme for Thames bridges in central London.
The park at Dickens Square is to be upgraded in a £1.5 million project announced by Southwark Council this week.
The Shard may be the capital's tallest building but it holds second place in the affections of Londoners to the Gherkin across the river in the City.
TfLTrafficNews London Bridge S/B - road blocked due to a road traffic collision. N/b reduced to one lane. Seek other routes. Expect delays.
TfLBusAlerts Buses heading southbound on London Bridge, EC3 are subject to diversion and delays due to a road traffic collision.
More details of "innovative and daring" floating Thames lido ('Boris baths') here: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7493 will be Olympic-size mobile pool
Just published - Boris wants artist to design lighting scheme for Thames bridges; new details of 'daring' London Lido goo.gl/fb/7nM25
Just published - Dickens Square to get Â£1.5 million revamp as part of Elephant & Castle parks project goo.gl/fb/0cRIT
New cycle hire docking station in Upper Ground outside Sea Containers House - planning permission granted
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