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Sunday 29 January 2012

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News & features published on 29 January 2012
Community councils: Labour 'punishing' voters in Lib Dem wards claims MP

Simon Hughes MP has accused Southwark's Labour administration of punishing parts of the borough which elected Liberal Democrat councillors with its plan to reduce the number of community councils and strip them of some of their powers.

Cyclist deaths in Southwark: "carnage has to end" says councillor

Bermondsey councillor Mark Gettleson has called on Southwark Council to show "political bravery, responsibility and vision" to prevent more cyclists being killed in collisions on local roads.

Bermondsey's young 'eco-warriors' take deputation to Southwark Council

Sixth-form students from the City of London Academy in Lynton Road took a deputation to Southwark's environment-themed Council Assembly meeting last week to ask the authority what it is doing to help schools in the borough become more energy efficient.

Tweets on 29 January 2012

Sunday recap: more on cuts to community councils; cyclist deaths - councillor demands action; Bermondsey eco-warriors

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Find out what's on at @ShortwaveFilms in February

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[Forum] Family-friendly places to eat near @thinkapartments in Tower Bridge Road

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[Forum] "...if I ever feel uncomfortable in the street I start singing loudly, usually something vaguely operatic"

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Do you agree with new #Bikeability map that puts Union St in same proficiency tier as Elephant & Castle? via @cicom

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Just published - Community council cuts: Labour 'punishing' voters in Lib Dem wards in SE1 & SE16 claims Simon Hughes

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Just published - Cyclist deaths in Southwark: "the carnage has to end" says cllr @markgettleson

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@Akrekz Feel free to get in touch - contact info here:

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Just published - Bermondsey's young 'eco-warriors' from City of London Academy take deputation to @councilassembly

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