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Wednesday 23 November 2011

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News & features published on 23 November 2011
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Choirbook for the Queen launched at Southwark Cathedral

Choirbook for the Queen, a collection of recently composed anthems, has been launched at Southwark Cathedral to mark next year's Diamond Jubilee.

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Demolition of Heygate Estate to be brought forward 'by 2 to 3 years'

The demolition of the Heygate Estate at Elephant & Castle is to be completed two to three years earlier than planned after Southwark's cabinet decided to make changes to the regeneration agreement with developers Lend Lease.

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Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre: Southwark Council to sign deal

Further confirmation that the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre is unlikely to be demolished was provided by Southwark Council's cabinet on Tuesday when it resolved to enter into an agreement with the centre's owners.

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Elephant & Castle: Southwark Council publishes draft planning policy

Southwark Council has published a draft of its new planning policy which will shape the redevelopment of the Elephant & Castle over the next 10 to 15 years.

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Blackfriars Station: Bankside entrance could open on 5 December

The new entrance to Blackfriars Station on the Bankside side of the river could open to the public as soon as Monday 5 December, says train operator First Capital Connect.

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Mayor gives 65,000 Olympic legacy cash to SE1 projects

Two SE1 organisations are among 20 groups across London to receive a share of 1 million from the Mayor of London's Sports Legacy Fund.

Tweets on 23 November 2011

Wednesday recap: A surfeit of Elephant & Castle regeneration news; plus opening date for new Blackfriars Station http://t.co/qakUYLQ1

via HootSuite

RT @helloworld365: Keys found in long lane se1, lnd. handing into tfl tomorrow. Hope owner is ok

via HootSuite

Just been helping to judge the @waterlooquarter team challenge - our decision will be revealed at @oldvictunnels tomorrow

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Should Caphe House be allowed to put its tables on Tanner Street Park? Bermondsey councillors will decide tonight.

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Learn about the latest plans for Elizabeth House next to Waterloo Station tonight at WCDG at Waterloo Action Centre http://t.co/7wCnycqx

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Just published - Choirbook for the Queen @choirbookftq launched at Southwark Cathedral http://t.co/agaxmtNX

via Google

Simon Hughes accuses six News of the World journos of conspiring with private investigator who targeted rich & famous http://t.co/odF7gDNx

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The new shopping balcony at Waterloo Station is beginning to take shape http://t.co/RAuLmHnE

via Twitter for Mac

Three important Elephant & Castle stories today: http://t.co/qakUYLQ1 - we were the only news outlet at yesterday's @lb_southwark cabinet

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Demolition of Heygate Estate at Elephant & Castle @SE17 to be brought forward 'by 2 to 3 years' http://t.co/g94lfckA

via Google

Just published - Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre: Southwark Council to sign 'transformation' deal with St Modwen http://t.co/Kj6EJ0GV

via Google

[Forum] Cufflink lost in Marshalsea Road - £70 reward if found and returned http://t.co/rbOkRuVp

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@hayleyunlikely I'm going to move it into our what's on section (the vicar did email me a couple of weeks ago but it got overlooked - sorry)

via Twitter for Mac in reply to hayleyunlikely

London Road to be made a 'public transport corridor'; two-way traffic reinstated on St George's Road http://t.co/D1uoTP9k

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Erno Goldfinger's Metro Central Heights at Elephant & Castle could be 'locally listed' as historic building http://t.co/D1uoTP9k

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Just published - Elephant & Castle: Southwark Council publishes draft planning policy http://t.co/qrOrTpy6

via Google

Just published - Bankside entrance to Blackfriars Railway Station due to open on 5 December http://t.co/fi6inkAL

via Google

Bermondsey Farmers' market - story now updated with statement from owners of Bermondsey Square http://t.co/KO2rSWJw

via bitly

Just published - 6 new sailing boats for nautical school as @mayoroflondon gives £65,000 Olympic legacy cash to SE1 http://t.co/DSM5Lpe0

via Google

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