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Sunday 20 March 2011

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News & features published on 20 March 2011
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Southwark over-50s paint the town red for Comic Relief

Members of Southwark Circle, a membership organisation for the over 50s, were in Borough Market on Red Nose Day painting shoppers' nails red in return for a 3 donation to Comic Relief.

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Green mayoral candidate suggests cycle-only Southwark Bridge

The Green Party chose the Millennium Bridge as the setting for the announcement that Jenny Jones has been selected as the party's candidate for Mayor of London in the 2012 elections.

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Theatre Uncut at Southwark Playhouse

Theatre Uncut is a national theatre event created in response to the most severe spending cuts seen in Britain since World War II.

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Businesses urged to support tourism training for Southwark youths

The Southwark Young Pilgrims Project has held its 2011 showcase evening high above the Thames at Tower Bridge.

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Lambeth sees red over London Eye's orange capsule

Lambeth Council could take the owners of the London Eye to court if councillors veto the orange colour scheme recently applied to one of the wheel's 32 capsules.

Tweets on 20 March 2011

RT @ladelentes: a strangely independent starry balloon carefully bouncing across the road at a pedestrian crossing on southwark bridge road

via HootSuite

Just published - Green Party mayoral candidate @GreenJennyJones suggests cycle-only Southwark Bridge http://goo.gl/fb/w2p9O

via Google

Just published - Businesses urged to support tourism training for Southwark youths http://goo.gl/fb/qLxhz

via Google

Just published - review - Theatre Uncut at Southwark Playhouse @swkplay http://goo.gl/fb/o1j1z

via Google

Bishop of Lahore visits Southwark Cathedral to talk about Christian community in Pakistan http://se1.info/iesMxo

via London SE1

Scrabble Club starts Tuesday in Borough http://se1.info/gSBPh2

via bitly

RT @lisarajan: Quill developers side-stepping the Core strategy to avoid paying for much-needed affordable housing in Bermondsey?

via Twitter for Mac

All of Southwark Police's official correspondence about licensing applications is presented in Comic Sans. On Met Police notepaper. Arrgh.

via HootSuite

Interested in the history of Waterloo Station? Read this: http://se1.info/gqhmIF via @turniprail

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Just published - Lambeth sees red over London Eye's orange capsule http://goo.gl/fb/monzf

via Google

Simon Hughes MP is interviewed on tonight's Songs of Praise - BBC1, 4.55pm http://se1.info/eGK6i0

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RT @VictorianLondon: Inside the Lambeth shot-tower ... http://se1.info/ik9Om7 & nice pic of old Waterloo Bridge/South Bank

via bitly

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