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Wednesday 19 October 2011

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News & features published on 19 October 2011
The Bell pub in Webber Street to be demolished for flats and offices

The Bell pub opposite the Brookwood Triangle garden in Webber Street is to be demolished to make way for a development of eight new flats.

Hopton's Almshouses: residents win fight for transfer to Southwark charity

Residents of the Hopton's Almshouses in Bankside have won their campaign to have the trusteeship of their homes transferred to the Southwark-based United St Saviour's Charity rather than a landlord based in Ealing.

Southwark's new primary 'free school' reveals plans

The promoters of the Southwark Free School - who hope to open a state-funded primary school in SE1 in less than a year's time - have held their first public meeting since winning approval from the Government.

Boris Johnson visits Jubilee Gardens for ground-breaking ceremony

Mayor of London Boris Johnson visited Jubilee Gardens on Tuesday afternoon for a ceremony to mark the start of work on the park's multi-million pound makeover.

Tweets on 19 October 2011

Wednesday recap: free school latest; Boris @ Jubilee Gardens; Hopton's Almshouses

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No coordination of roadworks in South Bank area. Upper Ground closed *and* Stamford Street reduced to single lane with lights

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A triptych showing construction of The Shard over the past twelve months

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Just published - The Bell pub in Webber Street to be demolished for flats and offices

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RT @se17: See Lend Lease's masterplan for Heygate Estate @ Elephant & Castle: exhibition starts now open 182 Walworth Road; till 6pm today

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@robtelford Seems to be working so far as I can see

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Find out about new buildings planned for Lower Marsh & Baylis Road tonight at Waterloo Community Development Group

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Thanks to @peterjohn6 for mentioning the SE1 forum in @GdnLocalGov live discussion on local democracy

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Not much left of the old Charterhouse Rainbow Building

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Just published - Hopton's Almshouses: residents win campaign for transfer to Southwark charity

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Just published - Southwark's new primary 'free school' reveals plans

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Just published - Boris Johnson @mayoroflondon: let's make "uninspiring" Jubilee Gardens "an oasis worthy of royalty"

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MT @tweetthefashion: if you are at London Bridge at 1pm today look out for Thomson and Thompson from the Tintin Movie

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At Southwark Council offices for public inquiry into plans for 150 bed student residence on Ewer Street.

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