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Wednesday 30 March 2011

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News & features published on 30 March 2011
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BBC's Huw Edwards visits Walworth Academy

Pupils and teachers at Walworth Academy welcomed BBC News presenter Huw Edwards to the school on Monday for a talk on current affairs and what life is like working in the media.

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Mixed fortunes for SE1 arts organisations as funding cuts are revealed

Southbank Centre is to see its Arts Council England funding cut by 15 per cent in real terms over the next four years, but some SE1 arts organisations will get more cash under the new settlement announced on Wednesday.

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London Eye's "obtrusive" orange pod vetoed by Lambeth councillors

The row about the London Eye capsule recently painted in the corporate orange of the wheel's sponsor looks set to run and run after Lambeth's planning applications committee voted to refuse advertisement consent.

Tweets on 30 March 2011

Tonight's Lambeth Council meeting - audio now online here: http://goo.gl/MkEAS via @LambethTownHall

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Wed recap: London Eye orange pod vetoed; Huw Edwards in SE1 & Arts Council reveals cuts http://se1.info/fEwjxJ

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Books from Michael Foot's collection are on sale in Lower Marsh, Waterloo http://t.co/rrbjvrH

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Enis's cafe in Waterloo Road is no longer offering its mysterious elixir of life http://se1.info/emyD83

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RT @LambethTownHall: Evelina Children's Hospital, @kidsco_tweets and Mosaic Clubhouse will be Tina Valcarcel's charities as @mayoroflambeth

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RT @LambethTownHall: Borough-wide Lambeth civic award is presented to David Marks, co-architect of @thelondoneye

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Campaigners from @London_cycling collecting signatures on "no more lethal lorries" petition outside Old Vic in Waterloo

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RT @zefrog: New trees at the elephant and castle http://twitpic.com/4f0n8e

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Follow @LambethTownHall for news and audio from Lambeth Council's meeting tonight

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Take part in an intergenerational poetry workshop at @CoinStreet this Easter http://se1.info/if4aES

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Waterloo book group's April title is Room by Emma Donoghue http://se1.info/eszAla

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Shakespeare's Bankside - guided walk next Monday http://se1.info/eszyw5

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The King's Speech is showing at @ShortwaveFilms in Bermondsey Square in April http://se1.info/C7dn0

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Simon Hughes now has a Government blog in his role as Advocate for Access to Education http://se1.info/gp6biZ

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RT @se16: The Story of The Borough - Southwark local history talk by Len Reilly tonight http://t.co/zPZ4zV8

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Festival of Britain tote bag http://se1.info/gr8Idi via @RetroToGo

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TfL to @ValShawcross: monitoring of 343 bus route changes "shows that measures have been beneficial & passenger feedback is also improving"

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - BBC's Huw Edwards visits Walworth Academy - thanks to @Peston http://goo.gl/fb/XFhZf

via Google

Just published - Mixed fortunes for SE1 arts organisations as funding cuts are revealed http://goo.gl/fb/l5wr3

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More details of @Jose_Pizarro's Bermondsey Street tapas and sherry bar http://se1.info/i1BgNs

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Lambeth Council has decided not to prosecute the London Eye for painting one of its pods orange ... for now, at least http://se1.info/g2eBC2

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Just published - London Eye's "obtrusive" orange pod vetoed by Lambeth councillors http://goo.gl/fb/tNURG

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A Passion Play will be performed in Southwark next week http://se1.info/gmiTuN

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The creator of the Comic Sans font @VincentConnare will be giving a talk at @DesignMuseum this Friday http://t.co/jvfDtnu

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