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White Ribbon certification

White Ribbon

The council has achieved White Ribbon Status, showing its commitment to working towards ending male violence against women... Read more about White Ribbon

Dulwich Park

Southwark parks

Southwark has topped the Parks for London league table for overall best park service 2019... Read more about Southwark parks

Building new homes

Genuinely affordable homes

The council has adopted plans to increase the number of genuinely affordable homes, but calls on the government to do more... Read more about Genuinely affordable homes

Southwark Skyline

Rooftop development

The council plans to introduce a set of principles that will guide a proposed bespoke programme of rooftop development... Read more about Rooftop development

School admissions

Secondary admissions

Is your child due to start Year 7 in September 2020? Applications need to be completed by 31 October... Read more about Secondary admissions

Black History Month 2019

Black History Month 2019

This October explore the heritage of Southwark's African, Caribbean and diaspora communities... Read more about Black History Month 2019

Fireworks Night 2019

Southwark Fireworks Night 2019

The greatest fireworks night display in London? We like to think so... Read more about Southwark Fireworks Night 2019

Southwark Life - Autumn 2019

Southwark Life - Autumn 2019

The latest issue of Southwark Life is out now... Read more about Southwark Life - Autumn 2019