Southwark council gives the green light to build around borough’s second tallest building – South London News

Southwark council gives the green light to build around borough’s second tallest building – South London News

By Diana Morais Southwark council‘s planning committee has unanimously approved plans to transform an empty site near Blackfriars Bridge into a £1billion development of offices, residential buildings and a central square. Three... Read more »
City of London Police crackdown on red light dodging cyclists

City of London Police crackdown on red light dodging cyclists

They’ve been caught by a special squad formed to catch anti-social riders putting pedestrians and other road users in danger, with 944 fixed penalty notices issued to date. The crackdown included a... Read more »
Wandsworth Bridge development given the green light – South London News

Wandsworth Bridge development given the green light – South London News

By Ben Lynch, Local Democracy Reporter More than 250 new homes have been approved as part of a new riverside development to be built next to Wandsworth Bridge. The existing structures on... Read more »
South London hospice will light up the sky to remember loved ones this winter

South London hospice will light up the sky to remember loved ones this winter

A South London hospice is hosting two events this winter, where thousands will come together to dedicate a light in memory of loved ones. St Christopher’s Hospice is running the events to... Read more »
South London’s best Christmas light trails opening this month

South London’s best Christmas light trails opening this month

As we count down to Christmas, a number of south London’s most popular festive light trails will be opening this month. We’ve rounded up some of the best light shows we think... Read more »
Madonna urges fans to unite in ‘light and love’ as tour opens in London

Madonna urges fans to unite in ‘light and love’ as tour opens in London

For free real time breaking news alerts sent straight to your inbox sign up to our breaking news emails Sign up to our free breaking news emails Madonna urged her fans to... Read more »
‘There’s a spirit here’: Exhibition shines a light on London’s ‘Little Lagos’

‘There’s a spirit here’: Exhibition shines a light on London’s ‘Little Lagos’

London CNN  —  If you exit Peckham Rye railway station in southeast London, you’ll be met with a flurry of activity. Buses whip along the bustling Rye Lane, packed with people perusing... Read more »
Dechra board gives green light to EQT’s £4.5bn take-private offer

Dechra board gives green light to EQT’s £4.5bn take-private offer

EQT is set to acquire FTSE 250 veterinary drug company Dechra Pharmaceuticals in the latest sign of private equity’s growing appetite for London-listed assets. Dechra’s board said this morning that it is... Read more »
Huge east London resi towers scheme gets green light | News

Huge east London resi towers scheme gets green light | News

HTA Design has been given the green light for a major residential scheme in Ilford consisting of a cluster of towers up to 36 storeys in height. Redbridge council backed the planning... Read more »
Breaking Bad statues shine light on actors in Albuquerque

Breaking Bad statues shine light on actors in Albuquerque

Bronze statues of mythical methamphetamine cookers Walter White and Jesse Pinkman were installed at a convention centre in Albuquerque on Friday to celebrate the Breaking Bad TV series and its entertainment legacy,... Read more »