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News & features published on 8 November 2011
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Jon Snow at Woolfson & Tay for launch of 'For the Messengers' exhibition

Jon Snow joined his ITN colleague Jude Cowan at Woolfson & Tay on Monday evening to talk about her exhibition and poetry book inspired by her work as a television archivist.

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The comedian, the bishop and the MP: Southwark Cathedral to host sponsored sleepout

The Robes Project is staging a sleepout 'under the stars' in the churchyard of Southwark Cathedral next month to raise funds for its winter night shelter for rough sleepers in South London.

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Green light for Olympic rings and colour-changing lights at Tower Bridge

Plans to install the Olympic rings and Paralympic agitos at the top of Tower Bridge have been approved by the boroughs of Southwark and Tower Hamlets.

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Brian Coleman makes new attempt to shut London Fire Brigade Museum

Brian Coleman, controversial chairman of the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority, has launched a new attempt to shut down the London Fire Brigade Museum and dispose of its collection of 15,000 items.

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Shard viewing galleries to open in early 2013

The public viewing galleries at the top of the Shard will open in early 2013, according to a job advertisement for an operations director to oversee the 75 staff that will run the new attraction.

Tweets on 8 November 2011

Tuesday recap: Shard skydeck opens 2013: fire museum under threat; plus other local news http://t.co/3kpRnJW3

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Loft apartment on Clink Street, £925,000: http://t.co/lZZRaUFN via @CaddingtonBlue

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RT @depordon: Southwark Visitor experience London 2012 group today. Gradually developing a distinct set of events and projects. And legacy!

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RT @timeoutart: White Cube Bermondsey: Deathstar, airport hangar or mausoleum? http://t.co/8QcVuO18

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Southwark Lib Dems face questions over @MinistryofSound donations: 3 important points to consider http://t.co/diUBotI4 via @libdemvoice

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Just published - Jon Snow @jonsnowc4 at @woolfsonandtay for @judecowan exhibition event http://t.co/a5370zV4

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Just published - The comedian, the bishop and the MP: Southwark Cathedral to host sponsored sleepout http://t.co/XT0hmMrf

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'Excavations and Restoration at Fulham Palace' is tonight's Southwark & Lambeth Archaeological Society lecture http://t.co/jAzmcqQF

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Good blog post by @ianvisits calling on London Fire Brigade Museum to increase opening hours rather than shut down http://t.co/fF4WXLUU”

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Just published - Green light for Olympic rings and colour-changing lights at @TowerBridge http://t.co/xzPkEzn6

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RT @LondonFire: No harmful substances were found at Druid St, Bermondsey. Firefighters will be leaving the scene soon.

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Brian Coleman makes new attempt to shut London Fire Brigade Museum and sell off collection http://t.co/InvVXFY4

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LondonFire Firefighters continue to investigate a smell of chemicals in a building in Bermondsey. Intial tests didn't reveal any harmful substances.

via web (retweeted on 11:04 AM, Nov 8th, 2011 via Twitter for Mac)

Just published - Shard viewing galleries - 800 ft above London - to open in early 2013 http://t.co/wuYjE1IX

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TfL says Druid Street incident is "chemical spillage from swimming baths" - presumably @DownsideFisher / Downside Centre then

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RT @LondonFire: A number of fire appliances have been sent to investigate a smell of chemicals at a building on Druid St, Bermondsey SE1

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Tooley Street has been designated a 'prestige footway' by TfL; 'zero tolerance' on shops putting out A-boards & other clutter

via Twitter for Mac

RT @cooksarahcook: Free champagne in M&S @se1 - think they're feeling the pressure from Tesco?

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