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Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre plans dealt a blow

Plans for demolishing and rebuilding the Elephant and Castle shopping centre were dealt a blow this week by a surprise decision from Southwark Council’s Planning Committee. The proposals by the development firm Delancey were expected to pass, given they the full support of the Labour Council’s le...

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Green light for a green light

Local Liberal Democrats in Southwark have called for a review of traffic lights across the borough.

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Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre Plans criticized

Plans to demolish and rebuild the Elephant & Castle shopping centre have been criticized by many, for not providing enough social and affordable housing and for placing the interests of national and international companies over the future of existing independent traders.

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Southwark ‘has most empty homes in London by far’

Latest figures discovered by the Liberal Democrats show the scale of the housing crisis in Southwark, in particular the number of empty homes. Over 5000 homes in Southwark lie empty, far more than any other London Borough and three times the average across the capital.

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Case for a Bricklayer's Arms station is overwhelming

  

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Council backtracks on ‘Zero Tolerance’ policy on fire-risk management

Local residents were recently told that they had to remove doormats, pot plants and flower boxes in front of their homes.

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