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News & features published on 21 December 2011
Olympic and Paralympic Games: changes to bus services announced

Transport for London has announced details of its proposed changes to bus services during the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Summer 2012.

Council leader orders replacement of cut-down Tooley Street flags

Southwark Council leader Peter John has revealed that he has asked for the cut-down versions of the Union Flag and St George's Flag currently flown from flagpoles above the authority's Tooley Street offices to be replaced with full-size versions.

London Bridge Station redevelopment gets green light from Southwark councillors

Plans for a major redevelopment of London Bridge Station - including demolition of the South Eastern Railway offices in Tooley Street and permanent closure of Stainer Street and part of Weston Street - have been approved by Southwark's planning committee.

Tweets on 21 December 2011

Wednesday recap: London Bridge Station redevelopment approved - pics & video; plus Tooley Street flag controversy

via HootSuite

New knitting pattern for mittens inspired by the Gherkin from the creator of the Shard hat:

via bitly

Bermondsey Street's @Jose_Pizarro is on BBC2 now with Rick Stein

via Twitter for iPhone

Just published - Bus route 344 won't be able to cross Southwark Bridge during the Olympics and Paralympics

via Google

[Forum] Mandela Way: is there a parcel-related vortex in the space-time continuum?

via bitly

National Book Tokens cinema ad filmed @woolfsonandtay in Bermondsey Square

via bitly

FionaColley @se1 I can confirm that @peterjohn6 has been complaining about those awful flags from the day they appeared. Full size flags coming soon!

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:06 PM, Dec 21st, 2011 via Twitter for Mac)

Nearly 20 people applied for job as headteacher of new Southwark Free School; 4 on shortlist; appointment in New Year

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Tooley Street flags: @peterjohn6 apologises to anyone offended by cut-down Union Flag

via Google

An update on the transformation of the Stamford Arms into @thethirstybear -

via Twitter for Mac

See a flythrough video of the new London Bridge Station

via bitly

[Forum] Are you offended by Southwark Council's modified version of the Union Flag and St George's Flag?

via bitly

Difficult to overstate the significance of the London Bridge Station redevelopment

via bitly

Traffic from St Thomas Street will be diverted extra mile via Bricklayers Arms when London Bridge Station work starts

via bitly

Thameslink is "effectively a new tube line for Southwark" says @networkrail

via bitly

Just published - NEW PICTURES: London Bridge Station redevelopment gets green light from Southwark councillors

via Google

Great Guildford Street flood update: RT @thameswater: Hi. Just to let you know we're on site about to begin repair. Jon

via Twitter for Mac

[Forum] South Bank Christmas Market - "cheap and nasty (though not cheap)"? Share your view:

via bitly

@thameswater just south of the junction with Southwark Street. Think someone reported it by twitter yesterday - may already have it logged

via HootSuite in reply to thameswater

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