London South Bank University
was founded in 1892 as the Borough Polytechnic Institute
and became South Bank Polytechnic
in 1987. It became a university in its own right, as South Bank University
, in 1992. Its main campus is in Newington
in the London Borough of Southwark
, near the Elephant and Castle shopping centre.
South Bank Poly Gaysoc
was one of the early members of SAGO (later SLAGO
The Knitting Circle was a former LGBT staff network.
London South Bank University Students' Union LGBT Programme is a member of the LGBT Consortium.
Staff and alumni
Jeffrey Weeks was Executive Dean of Arts and Human Sciences at London South Bank University from 2003 to 2008.