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Wednesday 28 December 2011

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News & features published on 28 December 2011
Triple honours for Royal Oak

The Royal Oak in Tabard Street has been honoured with two awards and inclusion in a new book on important pubs.

Mandela Way parking and loading arrangements to be reviewed

Short-term parking bays could be provided in Mandela Way for residents collecting parcels from the Royal Mail delivery office after the leader of Southwark Council responded to complaints from motorists who had been fined for pulling up outside.

Car ownership falls in Borough, Bankside and Bermondsey

178 fewer cars were registered to addresses in the Borough & Bankside Community Council and Bermondsey Community Council areas in 2011 than in 2010 - but the number of road casualties across Southwark has jumped by 33 per cent.

Farewell to Waterloo Health Centre founder Dr Patrick Harborow

Local GP Dr Patrick Harborow, one of the founders of the Waterloo Health Centre in Lower Marsh, is leaving the practice after nearly a quarter of a century.

Tweets on 28 December 2011

Wed recap: Car ownership falls; Mandela Way parking review; Royal Oak awards; Waterloo GP leaves after 24 years

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RT @UK_Richard: Tower Bridge at Night - timelapse sequence

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Look out for @boroughmarket on Countrywise Kitchen starting in a few minutes' time on @ITV1

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Just published - Triple honours for Royal Oak

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RT @NoellaPKivlehan: Bye bye Guys Hospital / London Bridge footbridge on St Thomas St

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Just published - Mandela Way parking to be reviewed after council fines locals collecting @RoyalMail parcels

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Just published - Car ownership falls in Borough, Bankside and Bermondsey - but Southwark road casualties jump 33%

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Just published - Waterloo Health Centre founder Dr Patrick Harborow swaps Lower Marsh surgery for St Thomas' A&E

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Lots of bus diversions due to Tower Bridge and TBR closure for next 3 days

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RT @Ramdawg: 3 days after Christmas and the trees outside Norton Rose near Tower Bridge are in blossom!!

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Which were the most-read stories on the SE1 website during 2011?

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Michael Caine is a fan of @boroughmarket's @bostonsausage stall - see them on Countrywise Kitchen tonight @ITV1

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