Transport for London has commissioned a feasibility study into how commercial opportunities could fund infrastructure improvements to Festival Pier on the South Bank.
Simon Hughes MP has called for the public to be given the right to challenge local authorities which grant planning permission for developments that fail to meet the council's own affordable housing quota.
The Duke of York visited More London on Tuesday evening to open a new workspace for start-up businesses in the travel technology sector.
The new 14-storey £160 million cancer centre at Guy's Hospital has now reached its full height.
Lambeth's planning applications committee has approved unanimously plans for a 30-storey tower on Albert Embankment - but the associated affordable housing will be built 1.6 miles away on the edge of Battersea.
Wednesday recap: London-SE1.co.uk/date/2015-03-11
New novel about a window cleaner at the Shard amazon.co.uk/Glass-Alex-Chrâ€¦
WES1919 National Media Museum has unearthed some new photos of women welders working on Waterloo Bridge. Will try to get copies of them.
WES1919 Does anybody know or remember anyone who worked on Waterloo Bridge during WW2? If so get in touch.
Just published - TfL plans improvements to South Bank's Festival Pier goo.gl/fb/HlPkae
@mark__land 'planning performance agreements' mean that applicants can 'buy' a quicker decision & get more staff allocated to their case.
Luxury flats approved on SE1 riverside. Linked social rented homes will be more than half-way to Clapham Common. london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8127
Community group warns that integrity of planning process is at risk from developers paying for fast-track decisions london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8127
Kintore Way Children's Centre rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted: reports.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-repâ€¦
Better late than ever ... just sent the March edition of our monthly what's on email bulletin: eepurl.com/bc0XzT
Linden Homes holding 'cocktail evening' in West End to flog new Blackfriars Road flats pic.twitter.com/poqgli6Lj1
Bravo! Why Nicholas Hytnerâ€™s National Theatre deserves a standing ovation gu.com/p/46fk3/stw by Michael Billington
Just published - Guy's Hospital cancer centre 'topped out' goo.gl/fb/OUPlcC
Just published - Albert Embankment's tallest tower approved ... social housing 1.6 miles away near Battersea goo.gl/fb/OcGxXb
StGeorgesCath Please pray for Nick Gale former Director of Music at St George's Cathedral, who was tragically killed in an accident yesterday morning. RIP
Lord Palumbo hopes to attract the likes of Prince Harry to the rebuilt Ministry of Sound club in Borough Road @LondonLive
Lord Palumbo says he will be "forever grateful" to Boris Johnson for "saving" the Ministry of Sound from "dastardly" developers @LondonLive
DraperEstate Coming soon..... Draper Estate - The Musical! You heard it here first!!!
Ministry of Sound's Lord Palumbo of Southwark not exactly wholehearted in his backing of the Lib Dems on @LondonLive. (He's a Lib Dem peer.)
See how the South Bank, Bankside and London Bridge have changed over the last 30 years with this aerial footage: youtube.com/watch?v=9YdNIQâ€¦
1983 - Michael Foot's dog goes canvassing for Labour on the Rockingham Estate: youtube.com/watch?v=pDVzKfâ€¦
@michaellondonsf yes it is staying. It is the Michael Faraday memorial.
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