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Aylesbury Library launch

Aylesbury Estate: Library begins

Children from Surrey Square Primary School were joined by children’s book and TV character Horrid Henry today to celebrate a new chapter of the Aylesbury Estate regeneration... Read more about Aylesbury Estate: Library begins

Climate emergency summit

Climate Emergency conference

Southwark residents are all invited to the very first, community led, Empowering Communities annual conference... Read more about Climate Emergency conference

EU flag flying over Tooley St

Flying the EU flag

Southwark Council will continue to fly the European Union flag from its Tooley Street office even after Brexit comes into effect... Read more about Flying the EU flag

Skin whitening prosecution Peckham

Skin whitener prosecution

This is the third time Southwark Council has prosecuted Shaba Hair & Cosmetics in Peckham, for illegally selling potentially carcinogenic skin whitening cosmetics... Read more about Skin whitener prosecution



The spread of Coronavirus is naturally concerning, but there are things we can all do to help prevent it... Read more about Coronavirus

Fizz Free February 2020

Fizz Free February 2020 it’s a leap year can you go fizz free for 29 days? Read more about Fizz Free February 2020

EU settled status

EU settled status

Southwark just isn’t Southwark without its EU citizens - we want every resident in Southwark to continue to feel that this is their home... Read more about EU settled status

Back The Bakerloo

Back The Bakerloo

Thousands have already pledged to Back The Bakerloo - isn't it time you added your name? Read more about Back The Bakerloo