Note: Southwark is pronounced "suthuk" or "suthark" and is enunciated quickly i.e the 'ark' or 'uk' following the suth swiftly.
See the Southwark page for the history of the area before the formation of the London Borough of Southwark and for other details about Southwark.
|London Borough of Southwark|
|Ethnicity:||63% white, 24% black|
Lewisham, Tower Hamlets
|Stations:||London Bridge, Elephant|
|Executive:||LibDems (with Tories)|
|MPs:||Harriet Harman, Tessa Jowell,|
|GLA:||Lambeth and Southwark|
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3 Notable sites
5 External link
The London Borough of Southwark was formed in 1965 from the Metropolitan Borough of Southwark, the Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell, and the Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey.