Lambeth proposes two-way cycling in six Waterloo one-way streets [18 October 2017]

Lambeth Council is consulting on plans to allow cyclists to travel in both directions along half a dozen one-way streets in the Waterloo area, including Roupell Street. 45 streets across the borough of Lambeth have [Read entire story]

Pollution posters show the dirt Londoners breathe | London

A series of hard-hitting adverts are to be displayed across the capital urging Londoners to cut pollution.With harmful pollutants at record levels the Mayor of London's campaign aims to highlight the impact air [Read entire story]

Duke of Kent meets Southwark community groups [17 October 2017]

The Duke of Kent met SE1 schoolchildren and representatives of local community projects supported by United St Saviour's Charity during a visit to Southwark Cathedral last week. The Duke was met at the cathedral gates by [Read entire story]

Charity youth worker, Abdul Samad, murdered on his doorstep for his iPhone 7 | London

A charity youth worker was murdered on his doorstep for his iPhone 7.Abdul Samad, 28, was stabbed outside his family home in Little Venice last night and died an hour later in hospital.The University of [Read entire story]

Tanner Street: council trials motorcycle anchors (again)

Southwark Council is inviting motorcyclists to comment on a trial of new ground anchors in motorbike parking bays in Tanner Street, Bermondsey.Source : [Read entire story]

Man ‘stabbed to death after asking drug dealer to move on’ at Parsons Green Tube station

Police say a 20-year-old man who died in a triple stabbing outside Parsons Green Tube station had asked a drug dealer to move on before he was killed.Omid Saidy, from Fulham, was pronounced dead at the scene at 8.30pm [Read entire story]

Plan for Waterloo and Bermondsey to share an MP is dropped

The Boundary Commission for England has published new proposals for parliamentary constituencies, dropping plans for part of Lambeth to join the Bermondsey & Old Southwark seat.Source : [Read entire story]

Fireman Sam won’t be renamed ‘Firefighter Sam’, says creator | London

The creator of Fireman Sam says it's too late to change the name of the children's character to 'Firefighter Sam'.David Jones was responding to London's Fire Commissioner who said the term 'fireman' was outdated [Read entire story]

‘Fireman Sam’ should be renamed ‘Firefighter Sam’, says Brigade chief | London

London's Fire Commissioner says 'Fireman Sam' should be renamed 'Firefighter Sam'. I have actually written to the makers of 'Fireman Sam' and asked them on his 30th birthday to reconsider naming him [Read entire story]

Should Lambeth say ‘no more hotels’ in Waterloo?

A clampdown on the building of new hotels around Waterloo and the South Bank is being considered by Lambeth Council.Source : [Read entire story]