The nervous wait is over as students from across Southwark collected their A-level exam results yesterday (Thursday 17 August).
Last week Southwark Council street cleaners confronted a pair of thieves on a moped who had just snatched valuables from a woman on the street around Greenland Dock, Rotherhithe.
Yesterday afternoon (10 August) Southwark Council sent letters to the residents in the four Ledbury Tower blocks to explain that their gas supply was being turned off as a safety measure. Here we explain why this is necessary and what we are doing to help residents.
Southwark Council has agreed a two year lease for the old Newington Library in Elephant and Castle, enabling The Art Academy to put this exceptional building to good use, while its long term future is decided upon.
An inner-London borough fought off stiff competition from over 30 other entries to be shortlisted for one of three awards, which has already gained Southwark Council a share of £60,000 to contribute to further homelessness prevention work.
Council funded Healthwatch Southwark and its equivalent in Lambeth won an award at the national Healthwatch Network Awards on 6 July.
Southwark’s young sports teams outdid themselves once again at the annual London Youth Games. Up one place from last year at 11th of the 33 London boroughs, they brought home two first place titles.
Families were invited down to a free fun day to celebrate the official opening of the refurbished St Mary’s Churchyard Park at Elephant and Castle on Friday 21 July.
Good neighbours, resident organisations and local landlords have all been recognised for their outstanding service at the fourth annual Housing Heroes Awards from Southwark Council.