New Kent Road was closed to traffic on Monday night while firefighters tackled a blaze on the top floor of St Matthew's Court.
The Mayor of Southwark and the Russian ambassador joined the annual Victory Day wreath-laying ceremony at the Soviet War Memorial in Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park on Monday morning.
Wooden decking on a railway bridge near Elephant & Castle caught fire on Sunday evening, sending hot ashes onto a pavement where pedestrians were walking.
MPSSouthwark Pleased to confirm no serious injuries. LFB still working and then hope to get displaced residents home or into emergency accommodation. ^BL
Just published - Fire at St Matthew's Court in New Kent Road goo.gl/fb/k5r1Cw
TfLTrafficNews Update on New Kent Road - we're told that the road will now close BOTH WAYS due to an ongoing building fire. Avoid if possible.
New Kent Road is now closed to traffic in both directions. pic.twitter.com/yZUQCovtV8
Monday recap: London-SE1.co.uk/date/2016-05-09
Turntable ladder now in use at St Matthew's Court fire in New Kent Road pic.twitter.com/3Q2OzEQfpP
Smoke from St Matthew's Court fire now wafting across New Kent Road
Scratch that, westbound traffic now being allowed along New Kent Road again.
Police have now closed New Kent Road in BOTH directions due to fire at St Matthew's Court. Expect major bus delays/diversions.
@carmen_elson serious fire.
@MatthewHewitt fire in NKR
TfLBusAlerts Due to a building fire, New Kent Road southbound towards Bricklayers Arms has been closed. Buses are diverting using Borough High Street.
@SharmzN fire in New Kent Road - see our earlier tweets
New Kent Road fire is in block of flats owned by the Southwark & London Diocesan Housing Association on previous site of St Matthew's Church
A sixth fire engine - from Soho - has arrived at New Kent Road blaze. pic.twitter.com/Hvdv4V9Viu
New Kent Road closed eastbound due to serious fire in block of flats at Meadow Row junction.
Fire engines from Peckham, Whitechapel, Old Kent Road, Dowgate, Lambeth at scene of New Kent Road fire + units from Islington & Lewisham
Serious fire at St Matthew's Court in New Kent Road. At least one casualty being treated at the scene. pic.twitter.com/6DHRAhCCO2
Fire at St Matthew's Court flats on New Kent Road pic.twitter.com/Km8AbYWnkG
Roman Southwark - GLC press release 1981 pic.twitter.com/BzZ0EZwRJ3
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Just published - Victory Day wreath-laying at Soviet War Memorial goo.gl/fb/sbFusN
Just published - Fire on Elephant & Castle rail bridge sends ashes onto pavement - pics + video goo.gl/fb/UQTbeh
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