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Thursday 16 June 2011

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News & features published on 16 June 2011
Lambeth mayor walks from SW2 to SE1 in aid of Evelina Children's Hospital

Mayor of Lambeth Christiana Valcarcel has walked from the Town Hall in Brixton to the Evelina Children's Hospital as part of a fund-raising campaign.

Fagin's Den: proposal to dam St Saviour's Dock shortlisted in design competition

A proposal to disconnect St Saviour's Dock from the Thames to create an amphitheatre and beach has been shortlisted in the Forgotten Spaces competition.

Borough Market "at a crossroads" says chairman

Borough Market faces tough choices about how it reconciles its twin status as tourist attraction and community amenity, says the man who chairs the market's board of trustees.

Tweets on 16 June 2011

Thursday recap: Borough Market chairman interview; turning St Saviour's Dock into beach/cinema & Mayor's SW2-SE1 walk

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RT @emearggeorge: Here is the latest urbex photography write up. NEO Bankside Tower/London City skyline

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First full Southwark Council meeting away from Town Hall to be held at Walworth Academy off Old Kent Road

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This was an hour ago - any update? RT @roundaboutnews: oil spill roundabout/Newington Causeway - one lane closed:

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Borough Market and the @bermondsey7 - Dominic Coyte of @boroughcheeseco writes for @Guardian Comment is Free

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The Canterbury Tales - free open-air theatre adaptation

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78 people arrested in Southwark in week 1 of @metpoliceuk #optarget - priorities inc Cathedrals/Chaucer/Grange wards

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Tonight - learn about the Lost Cinemas of the Old Kent Road

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RT @thamesdiscovery: Priors, Pilgrims, Potters & Pirates: FREE TDP event at Southwark Cathedral 6th July from 6pm:

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Just published - @MayorofLambeth walks from SW2 to SE1 in aid of Evelina Children's Hospital

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Just published - Fagin's Den: how about an urban beach and cinema in St Saviour's Dock?

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John Constable performs poems & songs about Southwark and talks about his 'Secret Bankside' book @woolfsonandtay

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If you've been following the recent controversy at Borough Market, this is probably worth a read:

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Just published - Borough Market "at a crossroads" says chairman

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