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Friday 24 February 2012

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News & features published on 24 February 2012
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Vauxhall firms vote in favour of business improvement district

Employers in Vauxhall have voted to approve the setting up of a business improvement district stretching from Lambeth Bridge to Nine Elms and the Oval Cricket Ground. Vauxhall One's plans include a ranger service and refurbishment of railway arches.

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1.5 million anonymous gift to Globe's Jacobean theatre appeal

Shakespeare's Globe has received a gift of 1.5 million from an anonymous donor towards its 7 million appeal to complete the indoor Jacobean theatre alongside the replica of Bankside's famous open-air playhouse.

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10-year-old Jonjo leads charity walk along South Bank & Bankside

A charity walk organised by a 10-year-old boy passed along the South Bank and Bankside on Friday morning.

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South Bank Skylon could make a comeback - in Hereford

A half-size version of the Skylon tower which formed a prominent feature of the 1951 Festival of Britain on the South Bank could be constructed in Hereford.

Tweets on 24 February 2012

Friday recap: Skylon could be recreated 150 miles from South Bank + today's other stories http://t.co/cJ3NCrVn

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More clear space for bicycles on Kennington Road outside @oasiswaterloo http://t.co/ToVKYwSI via @kenningtonPOB

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Just published - @VauxhallOne business improvement district joins @BetterBankside @TeamLondonBdg @WaterlooQuarter http://t.co/hNgnZHYI

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RT @AliceDickerson: Thoroughly enjoyed Patrick Stewart in Bingo at @youngvictheatre last night! Review on @se1 to follow soon ...

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New @Barclayscycle docking stations in St George's Road and Westminster Bridge Road now in service: http://t.co/0sCI9wpf

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Just published - £1.5 million anonymous gift to @the_globe appeal to finish Bankside Jacobean theatre http://t.co/6qDBjneW

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Just published - Bankside's @RealGreekTweet supports @jonjoheuerman charity walk in aid of Bobby Moore Fund http://t.co/h4nZc52P

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Jumble Sale in Bermondsey tomorrow http://t.co/0Yr4VOQr

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A 15ft inflatable red ball is coming to the South Bank this Summer http://t.co/D39ZjQsT via @RedBallUK

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Tomorrow is Potato Day: http://t.co/ROu23IIl (No idea what a "potato-friendly" menu might be though)

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Free money in Potters Fields Park http://t.co/V8Yf58OK

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Film inspired by Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens to be screened at @GardenMuseumLDN http://t.co/BVeTFnkB via @ChocolateFilms

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Just published - South Bank Skylon could make a comeback - in Hereford http://t.co/OGFL2wFO

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[Forum] Webber Row bomb shelter - info & memories wanted http://t.co/H82UYMaZ

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'The Big Ride' from Hyde Park to Blackfriars Bridge - pre-election mass bike ride announced by @london_cycling http://t.co/twuozbAo

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Only 3 more lunchtimes to take advantage of our Waterloo @BarKitchen reader offer http://t.co/nwqu2Xfi

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Bankside luxury apartments marketed in Bangkok http://t.co/nMnwUCLh - two thirds of @NeoBankside homes sold to overseas buyers

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City Hall: Sky Arts announces new Mayoral drama http://t.co/hYUnGnIa via MayorWatch

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Congrats to Walworth Academy RT @DesignMuseum: Tiddly winners - design prize for pupils via @standardnews http://t.co/mVveVlMb

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Will Vauxhall get a new Business Improvement District (BID)? Ballot result due this morning @VauxhAllOne

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Do check out latest Lend Lease plans for Elephant & Castle: exhibition today/tomorrow 11am-6pm Walworth Road @SE17 http://t.co/onx2WAUl

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