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News & features published on 17 April 2011
Choose the theme for Waterloo Carnival and win a private capsule on the London Eye

The organisers of the Waterloo Carnival have set the date for this year's event - Friday 15 July - and want your help to choose a theme.

Hero's welcome at Blackfriars Settlement for marathon man Lester Reeves

Lester Reeves arrived to cheers at Blackfriars Settlement in Great Suffolk Street having just completed the London Marathon.

'Art not Oil' anti-BP flashmob protest in Tate Modern Turbine Hall

Anti-BP campaigners marked the first anniversary of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill with a 'sleepover' flashmob at Tate Modern on Sunday in protest at the gallery's links with the oil giant.

Tweets on 17 April 2011

Just published - Choose the theme for Waterloo Carnival and win a private capsule on @thelondoneye

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RT @rhutch: my latest shard offering on a hazy day at Hampstead Heath #se1

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Today Programme on @BBCRadio4 is coming from the South Bank with @EvanHD & a live audience this Friday

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Bermondsey and Southwark in the Blitz

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Just published - Hero's welcome at Blackfriars Settlement for marathon man Lester Reeves

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The old chandelier shop in Tower Bridge Road is to become Becky Oldfield's Lost and Found shop

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Fascinating to watch the demolition of part of Bankside Power Station in preparation for Tate Modern extension

via London SE1

Lovely evening to watch a play at The Scoop next to City Hall - starts 7.30

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Just published - Anti-BP flashmob protest in Tate Modern Turbine Hall

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Palm Sunday procession in Borough Market with the Bishop of Southwark

via London SE1

@JonathanHaynes Southwark Police send formal letters to the council re. licensing applications in Comic Sans

via web in reply to JonathanHaynes

RT @_RichardMason: A guy trying to break the rubik's cube record while doing a marathon. He's done 50 and he's only at tower bridge.

via Twitter for Mac

Several vanloads of police in @Tate Modern staff car park ready for 2pm anti-oil-sponsorship flashmob

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Southwark community wardens, traffic enforcement and market officers doing joint operation at Bankside to keep illegal ice cream vans at bay

via Twitter for iPhone

The rise of Borough Market - starting now on @BBCRadio4 with @SheilaDillon

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RT @liberatetate: The Great BP-sponsored Sleep-in Flash Mob 2pm today Tate Modern

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RT @TriSportEpping: On Tower Bridge awaiting elite women :

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Today is #PalmSunday. Southwark Cathedral procession forms up in Borough Market from 10.30

via Twitter for Mac

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