Southwark councillors have given a developer the green light to turn their proposed 31-storey tower - first approved as student accommodation - into luxury flats.
Southwark Council will acquire 56 homes in the new Barratt London development at St George's Circus in a £10 million deal.
The former landlord of the Prince of Wales pub in St George's Road, who invented four employees to steal almost £84,560 in a payroll and tax fraud, has been given a suspended prison sentence after an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs.
The Local Government Boundary Commission for England is asking local people for their help to draw up a new map of council wards for Southwark.
Southwark Council is to contribute £1 million to help complete Tate Modern's extension.
Tuesday recap: London-SE1.co.uk/date/2015-09-08
Just published - The Quill: council OKs switch from student halls to luxury flats goo.gl/fb/dDHAiv
Just published - Council to buy 56 homes at Blackfriars Circus in Â£10m deal with Barratt London goo.gl/fb/4aSfkj
Council to contribute Â£1 million to Tate Modern extension project london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8438
Time to get your crayons out and redraw the political map of Southwark: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8439
Just published - Former SE1 pub landlord sentenced for tax fraud goo.gl/fb/HqjGx7
Just published - Political map of Southwark to be redrawn as population grows goo.gl/fb/K8qfjs
Just published - Tate Modern extension: Southwark Council to give Â£1m goo.gl/fb/yIY2dH
GreenJennyJones Huge warship passing City Hall. Is it one of ours? asks Tory next to me. It is. It's flying the white ensign.
Tower Bridge due to lift 11am for HMS Portland
TfLTrafficNews A3 Elephant And Castle, s/bound approaching Walworth Rd- road partially blocked (HGV lost load). Q's on approach- expect delays.
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