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Issue 8 Winter 2011/12

contents 21 Architecture Southwark’s outstanding contemporary buildings, viewed through the lens of specialist architectural photographer Peter Durant.

07 Contacts Southwark regeneration contact information. 09 News Events and news about the regeneration of Southwark. 32 Development map On the map – where to locate the borough’s developments. 33 Projects Brief summaries of the major projects planned or in development in Southwark. 44 Education Investing in the future: in the past five years, educational attainment has risen hugely, thanks to Southwark schools. 50 Elephant and Castle Huge investment is establishing a smart new location for residents, businesses and retail.

14 Quality of life Southwark offers a central London location with great schools and transport links – and excellent value for money from its housing market.

56 Bermondsey Camden and Hoxton are established – Bermondsey is London’s cool new manor. executive Editor Siobhán Crozier designer Smallfury Designs Production editor Rachael Schofield Contributors Sarah Herbert and Paul Coleman head of business development Paul Gussar business development manager Sophie Gosling production assistant Jeri Dumont Office manager Sue Mapara subscriptions manager Simon Maxwell Managing director Toby Fox Printed by Trade Winds, on recycled paper Images Peter Durant, Southwark Council, Network Rail, © Joan Miró and Fundació Joan Miró Barcelona, Tate © Succession Miro/ADAGP Paris and DACS London, South Tank 2011 © Peter Saville, Hayes Davidson and Herzog & de Meuron, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre © Pawel Libera, Wire Design, Sellar Group, Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, Forge/FUSE, Levitt Bernstein Associates, Hyde Housing, London & Quadrant, Barratt Homes, British Land, David Grandorge, Morley Von Sternberg, Archial, Will Price, Allies and Morrison, Rolfe Judd Architects, Jonathan Weston/softselection, Weston Williamson, BDP Photography, Sanders Shires, PCKO Architects, Mark Haddon Photography, Sarah Wigglesworth Architects, Fotohaus, Stephen Marshall Architects, East architecture, landscape urban design Published by

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