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Thursday 16 September 2010

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News & features published on 16 September 2010
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Swimming pool for Elephant & Castle Leisure Centre but other sports could be cut

Southwark Council has revealed early concept diagrams for a new leisure centre at the Elephant & Castle to include a swimming pool but less space for sports such as netball and basketball.

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London Eye to host South Bank ice rink this Christmas

A temporary ice skating rink will be set up on the South Bank at the foot of the London Eye this winter, Merlin Entertainments has announced.

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Hundreds of firefighters march through Waterloo streets

Waterloo was filled with the sound of whistles, bagpipes and vuvuzelas on Thursday lunchtime as hundreds of London firefighters marched in protest against the threat of mass sackings if union leaders don't agree to controversial changes to shift patterns.

Tweets on 16 September 2010

Kate Hoey MP tells Sky News: "my constituents will be very proud" of #papalvisit to Lambeth & Vauxhall

via Tweetie for Mac

Thursday recap: Elephant swimming pool latest, South Bank ice skating and firefighters march through SE1 streets http://se1.info/cmkNBP

via HootSuite

Borough High Street guided walk http://se1.info/aL3Jet

via HootSuite

RT @GingerPigLtd: Ginger Pigs TV interview re Lady Gaga's meat dress
http://bit.ly/auw07i

via Tweetie for Mac

henryhitchings Best not say much about Accomplice, but two men in a cellar bar must now think @lyngardner, @susannahclapp and I are very strange.

via Twitter for BlackBerry® (retweeted on 5:15 PM, Sep 16th, 2010 via Twitter for iPhone)

RT @DiabetesUK: Do you live in Lambeth or Southwark? Help shape a major programme to improve diabetes care in your area http://bit.ly/a8TPWW

via HootSuite

Asda Old Kent Road selling drawstring bags £1 each or 2 for £3 http://twitpic.com/2ozjmj

via Twitter for iPhone

RT @I_W_M: Say olá, everyone! The NE Brasil, a Brazilian Navy frigate, is currently moored next to HMS Belfast http://twitpic.com/2oyxdb

via HootSuite

#papalvisit road closures around Lambeth Palace start at 12 noon tomorrow http://se1.info/bOBnlR [PDF map]

via HootSuite

The gap in the Lambeth Palace wall created by last week's runaway bus has been boarded up: http://twitpic.com/2ox7gb

via HootSuite

@RossLydall I saw a bike today where Barclays logo had been completely peeled off http://twitpic.com/2ox5xq

via Tweetie for Mac in reply to RossLydall

There's still time to apply to be a Volunteer Visitor Host at @Tate Modern http://se1.info/aAF9J9

via HootSuite

Just published - Swimming pool planned for Elephant & Castle Leisure Centre but other sports could be cut http://goo.gl/fb/vMzvC

via Google

This @BarclaysCycle bike in Baylis Road has had its Barclays branding removed http://twitpic.com/2ox5xq

via HootSuite

Just published - @thelondoneye to host South Bank ice rink this Christmas http://goo.gl/fb/wNOHj

via Google

Find out about the redevelopment of Blackfriars Station, @BarclaysCycle and more tomorrow at @BetterBankside http://se1.info/bJfI6l

via HootSuite

Just published - Hundreds of firefighters march through Waterloo streets http://goo.gl/fb/CkivP

via Google

Video clip of the firefighters march along The Cut in Waterloo http://se1.info/9YA05b

via HootSuite

New @barclayscycle docking station being installed outside @NHSLambeth HQ in Lower Marsh, Waterloo http://twitpic.com/2ox49o

via HootSuite

@youngvictheatre The hundreds of firefighters who just marched past YV are holding rally outside brigade HQ in Union Street

via Tweetie for Mac in reply to youngvictheatre

@loveluma fire brigade protest against mass sackings if they don't agree to shift changes

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to LoveLuma

The Kite Runner is tonight's free film at The Scoop next to City Hall http://se1.info/9zAezT

via HootSuite

FBU banners from Essex, Norfolk, Scotland, Dorset and more

via Twitter for iPhone

Union Street is going to be very noisy and very crowded for the next hour or two

via Twitter for iPhone

Audioboo: Bagpipes, whistles and vuvuzelas as firefighters march through Waterloo to LFB HQ http://boo.fm/b182979

via AudioBoo from Southwark, London

Firefighters waving to TfL and LDA staff at Palestra

via Twitter for iPhone

The Cut now being closed to traffic as firefighters march approaches the Old Vic

via Twitter for iPhone

The firefighters demo is now passing @bfi IMAX

via Twitter for iPhone

RT @marcashdown: About a thousand firefighters currently marching over Waterloo Bridge. Quite a sight.

via Twitter for iPhone

Oh dear - LBC News 1152 travel news incorrectly reporting that Lambeth bridge & Westminster area is closed TODAY for #papalvisit

via Twitter for iPhone

Open House weekend - see which SE1 buildings are taking part http://se1.info/dwHWvK

via HootSuite

RT @BDonline: Is Amanda Levete Britain's best architect? http://ow.ly/2F6pF << BD got this story from us & @AudioBoo

via HootSuite

Lambeth Pier (Anya Hindmarch) and Waterloo International (Topshop) are among the London Fashion Week venues http://se1.info/dbpPTC

via HootSuite

Lambeth Council gardeners are busy tiding the Albert Embankment & St Mary's Garden flower beds ready for #papalvisit

via HootSuite

Attila the Stockbroker at The Roebuck with @BangSaidtheGun tonight http://se1.info/ae9XVL

via HootSuite

Tim Butcher is giving a talk at @woolfsonandtay in @bermondseysq tonight http://se1.info/9MY2ad

via HootSuite

Seasonal moussaka, stuffed squash and comforting bread and butter pud is today's Borough Market cookery demo from 11http://se1.info/cIHMCP

via HootSuite

RT @standardnews: London Eye to get Christmas ice rink http://bit.ly/cnWOwE

via HootSuite

RT @RAFMUSEUM: OTDIH- 16.09.40: Early am Ldn is bombed, wrecking Strand Shell Mex building & St Thomas', Guy's & Lambeth hospitals #BoB70

via HootSuite

Angry firefighters will be marching from Aldwych to LFB HQ in Union Street via Waterloo Bridge & The Cut from 11.30am

via HootSuite

RT @AlexanderCentre: will be at @BSF_2010 this Saturday. Come and meet us, try out the Alexander Technique, book a free introductory lesson.

via Tweetie for Mac

Thames Television footage of Pope John Paul II's visit to SE1 in 1982 http://se1.info/bLpR8e

via HootSuite

8.40am - A Brazilian navy ship will pass through Tower Bridge http://se1.info/a045lz

via HootSuite

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