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Published: Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:12:03 +0000


SE1 schoolkids present Sadiq with call for air quality action

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:59:29 +0000

Pupils from St George's Cathedral Primary School in Southwark visited City Hall on Tuesday to present Mayor of London Sadiq Khan with a letter calling for action to improve air quality in the capital.(image)

Police officers commended for saving woman's life with CPR

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 13:35:22 +0000

Two police officers have been awarded commendations by the chief constable of the British Transport Police for their part in saving the life of a woman who had taken a heroin overdose at Waterloo Station.(image)

TfL: we didn't do enough for buses during Elephant roadworks

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 10:58:34 +0000

Transport for London's commissioner Mike Brown has conceded that the organisation didn't do enough to ensure bus journeys weren't unduly delayed during the remodelling of the Elephant & Castle junction.(image)

Historic Thomas a Becket pub to become Rock Island restaurant

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:21:02 +0000

The historic Thomas a Becket pub in the Old Kent Road will be reborn as a TGI Friday's-style restaurant if Southwark councillors approve a licence application.(image)

Sainsbury's Local to open in Westminster Bridge Road

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:33:55 +0000

Sainsbury's is to open a convenience store in Westminster Bridge Road as part of a new apart-hotel development.(image)

Sadiq: roof garden justifies lack of affordable homes at E&C

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:18:24 +0000

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has approved a high-rise development at the Elephant & Castle which has no on-site affordable housing - but has insisted that the proposed roof terrace remains open to the public free of charge in perpetuity.(image)

Ex-council flat owner seeks permission for £95/night AirBnB lets

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:29:48 +0000

The owner of a former council flat near the Elephant & Castle has applied for planning permission so that he can let the home to AirBnB guests for more than 90 days a year.(image)

Unity week broadcast and walk

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:29:45 +0000

The annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is to be marked with a radio broadcast from St George's Roman Catholic Cathedral.(image)

Estate agents' windows smashed 4 times in a week

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:46:56 +0000

Police are appealing for information after several businesses near Elephant & Castle had their windows smashed in multiple attacks in the same week.(image)

Trump inauguration: campaigners unfurl banners on Thames bridges

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:01:37 +0000

Campaigners concerned by the rise of the far right after Donald Trump's election as US president have unfurled banners from Thames bridges in central London.(image)