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Southwark Council launch Business Hardship Fund

Packages of up to £10k available for small businesses affected by current crisis
Apr 9 2020

A guide to at-home gardening

Better Bankside's Urban Gardener, Georgia Smith, shares her top tips to inspire your stay-at-home gardening.
Apr 2 2020

Maintain your mental health

Helpful resources from Mental Health First Aid England, the NHS and government, on how to support your mental wellbeing while working from home.
Mar 27 2020
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Community spirit in Bankside

We're highlighting the incredible community acts of kindness and generosity, along with how you can get involved too.
Mar 26 2020

Food deliveries to your doorstep

Find out which local restaurants, stores and markets are still open for customer collection and delivery.
Mar 25 2020

Bankside policing, security and fire safety update

Advice for business from the Metropolitan Police
Mar 25 2020

Experience Bankside from your sofa

Whilst you can't get to Bankside, we're bringing Bankside to you
Mar 25 2020

Coronavirus – Guidance for Businesses and Employees

Outside of the primary concerns of health risks posed by the outbreak of coronavirus, we’re aware that this is a hugely challenging time for businesses and their staff.
Mar 18 2020

Better Bankside events programme update

Events postponed following Government advice
Mar 18 2020

Peter Williams, CEO of Better Bankside, to step down after twenty years.

Nicole Gordon appointed new CEO of Better Bankside
Mar 2 2020

Reducing environmental crime: cigarette butts and dog fouling

Better Bankside have installed a number of new lamppost mounted cigarette bins throughout the area, to help combat the issue of cigarette litter.
Feb 27 2020

Sumner Street Consultation

Southwark Council are proposing to make improvements to Sumner Street including the junction with Southwark Street. The consultation is open until 8 March and local people and businesses are invited to respond.
Feb 26 2020

A new recycling service for 2020

Glass, coffee cup and coffee grounds collection to be added to subsidised recycling service from 1 April 2020.
Feb 24 2020

We're recruiting for a Business Support Officer

Join our friendly and dynamic team
Feb 21 2020

London Bridge to close for vital waterproofing and bearing replacement

Find out more about London Bridge due to commence from March - October 2020.
Feb 21 2020

Join our mission to recycle 2 million paper coffee cups in 2020

Find out how to get involved in the #2millionchallenge paper cup recycling initiative...
Jan 21 2020

A new Green Vision for the Low Line - RIBA competition winner announced

PDP London architects’ ‘Low Line Commons’ wins RIBA international design competition to deliver a green strategy along the path of London’s historic railway arches
Jan 7 2020

Coffee Cup Recycling Scheme

Better Bankside has secured £100,000 funding to deliver a new local recycling scheme, join us for the big reveal on Tuesday 21 January at 15Hatfields
Dec 19 2019
Christmas presents in the Menier Lounge

Bankside businesses donate Christmas parcels to 2,350 people

This year's Together at Christmas appeal is the most generous ever, with 8,000 items donated
Dec 19 2019

Become a Better Bankside Ambassador

We're looking for local employees to champion our work in their business
Dec 19 2019