Category Archives: Community

Nurseries failing food hygiene standards

www.boltonschool.org

A child in a UK nursery (not in Southwark) eats a meal. Source: http://www.boltonschool.org

 

 

 

By Sylvia Rowley

 

Most nurseries and playgroups in Southwark are failing to meet basic legal food hygiene standards, an investigation by The Platform has found.

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City workers turn to religion

By Enjoli Liston

 

Desperate city slickers hit by the recession will be turning to God to answer their economic prayers this Christmas, according to the Dean of Southwark Cathedral. Continues

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Turkish film festival opens

By Ana de Sousa

Three Monkeys film poster 

Scores of Turkish actors, directors and producers graced the red carpet at the BFI Southbank to celebrate the 14th London Turkish Film Festival (LTFF) this week.

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Council apology for parking faux pas

Daily MailBy Louise Ridley

A serious breach of disabled parking regulations by a Southwark parking attendant has resulted in an official council apology this week. Continues…

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Skeletons found under school

 

By Enjoli Liston

graveyard2_nunheadcemetry_hannesbuhrmann1Thousands of human skeletons found under a Walworth school have been exhumed and moved to a cemetery in Essex – where they will serve as a windbreak.
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Boris opens rugby ceremony

 

By Lena de Casparis

boris-rugby-ball-by-sylviaThe world’s largest rugby ball has touched down near Tower Bridge, to celebrate New Zealand hosting the next Rugby World Cup.
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Deptford film festival

 

By Enjoli Liston

Deptford Poster - new final

Avid film-makers and film-goers from south-east London braved the miserable weather on Saturday afternoon, to attend the third annual Deptford Film Festival.

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