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Wednesday 9 May 2012

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News & features published on 9 May 2012
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Armed police drama in Southwark after attempted robbery

Parts of Southwark Bridge Road and Great Suffolk Street were sealed off during the Wednesday evening rush hour as armed police officers surrounded a building.

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Victory Day commemorations at Southwark's Soviet War Memorial

Wreaths were laid at the Soviet War Memorial in Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park on Wednesday morning to mark the 67th anniversary of the end of the Second World War in Europe.

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Premier Food & Wine's alcohol licence revoked

The premises licence of Premier Food and Wine in The Cut has been revoked by Lambeth Council.

Tweets on 9 May 2012

@cowellcom approved unanimously. Full story soon on web.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to cowellcom

Peter Sissons on Southwark planning department: "the right hand doesn't seem to know what the left is doing"

via HootSuite

Asked to wind up by @grahamneale, Peter Sissons said: "Do you want me to continue here or in front of the editor of the Evening Standard?"

via HootSuite

Peter Sissons is very angry with Southwark Council.

via HootSuite

Former BBC newsreader Peter Sissons is spokesman for objectors to Curlew Street planning application at Bermondsey Community Council!

via HootSuite

At Bermondsey Community Council where redevelopment of derelict Valentine pub on Long Lane is on the agenda

via HootSuite

Just published - Armed police drama in Southwark after attempted robbery http://t.co/7b5SoAWU

via Google

RT @primalamusica: High drama on Borough High Street, police cars everywhere. Looks like maybe a robbery at the Turkish Bank.

via Twitter for iPhone

RT @BeTheGun: Bank robbery on Borough High St http://t.co/SvyXylV4

via Twitter for iPhone

Free concert w 1812 Overture 6.30pm at Hay's Galleria featuring guns of HMS Belfast http://t.co/gFxM1Etu

via Safari on iOS

Constable says it could be 20 minutes or an hour till SBR cordon is lifted, despite earlier @metpoliceuk tweet

via Twitter for iPhone

Still not allowing anyone in or out of the Goldsmith pub.

via Twitter for iPhone

Police still maintaining cordons here RT @metpoliceuk: Following #Southwark Bridge Road arrest, the area is being reopened #MPSSouthwark

via HootSuite

RT @metpoliceuk: A man has been arrested after he entered a building in #Southwark Bridge Road after an alleged robbery near #Borough tube

via HootSuite

Police dog section in Lant Street

via Twitter for iPhone

Police cordon at Great Suffolk Street shopping parade http://t.co/Glw8TaQS

via Twitter for iPhone

Guests at private event in El Vergel being hurried inside after police officer speaks to organiser

via Twitter for iPhone

@ChaucerClaire in cordoned area described in earlier tweet

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to ChaucerClaire

Incident seemingly centred on hostel building opposite BSO clinic in Southwark Bridge Road

via Twitter for iPhone

Just heard policeman tell woman at cordon "there's a man with a gun in there"

via Twitter for iPhone

Police cordon at Southwark Bridge Road, Great Suffolk Street, Webber Street junction. Armed police present & copter http://t.co/0DL3YWq3

via Twitter for iPhone

RT @gyjim: Hmmm, Police incident on Southwark Bridge Road. Some collegues officially locked in a pub by police with hand guns...

via HootSuite

RT @JacsBooker: Siege on great Suffolk street by JK towers! Scary stuff! http://t.co/8JxRBfWt

via HootSuite

RT @GroundworkLON: Firearms incident in webber street waterloo taking place now roads shut

via Twitter for Mac

Simon Hughes on House of Lords reform: "Come on guys, you've got to move on" - must have "predominantly democratically elected" 2nd chamber

via Twitter for Mac

A vast galleried dining hall will be the centrepiece of a £50 million "mansion in the sky" at the top of the Shard http://t.co/2x6VN7Lh

via bitly

Just published - Victory Day commemorations at Southwark's Soviet War Memorial - pics & audio http://t.co/GGDCWs4b

via Google

Simon Hughes: it is right to remain in the coalition for the next three years

via Twitter for Mac

Simon Hughes: entering the coalition "was the right decision at the time"

via Twitter for Mac

Simon Hughes MP speaking now in House of Commons during Queen's Speech debate

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Convenience store in The Cut has alcohol licence revoked by Lambeth Council http://t.co/C9f5mRPX

via Google

The guns of HMS Belfast will be fired 7 times at 4.20pm. The ship is hosting an Anglo-Russian Victory Day event with Duke of Gloucester

via TweetDeck

Fay Maschler reviews the new @Gillrays steakhouse at County Hall on the South Bank http://t.co/dOuWptbM

via Tweet Button

Fashion photo shoot on the roof of Guy's Hospital tower http://t.co/DII95Mpb via @TIMEPictures (HT @Riverside_Nick)

via TweetDeck

The Shard: 'There hasn't been a building like this in living memory' http://t.co/zsj10b3Q via @peter_watts

via Tweet Button

The race to construct the Shard http://t.co/AftsXtFo via @aseasyasriding

via Tweet Button

Victory Day celebrations at Hay's Galleria with Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra & guns of HMS Belfast 6.30 - free via @LDNBridgeCity

via Twitter for Mac

London Transport E1 tram on route 70 Tooley Street 1951 http://t.co/MgII2p57

via Flickr

Southwark Council leader @peterjohn6: Ken Livingstone manifesto was "fairly slim stuff" & failed to set out vision http://t.co/eHBH8sIm

via bitly

Shard cited as inspiration for new leisure centre near High Wycombe. Don't quite see the comparison. http://t.co/KC8m9VML

via Tweet Button

We should thank Ken Livingstone for @southbankcentre as it is today, says @hackneyabbott http://t.co/bCnOEVWb

via Tweet Button

"Lucky children of Southwark & Lambeth must be the best educated on cultural matters in the country" http://t.co/5au7RkK3 via @davidlister1

via Twitter for Mac

Trainee theatre assistant from Camberwell sent on work placement stumbles into starring role @youngvictheatre http://t.co/PHtyJKXk

via Twitter for Mac

Mayor of Southwark is in the borough's twin town Clichy in France today where they are opening a Southwark Room in honour of the link

via Twitter for Mac

Audioboo: Victory Day 2012 at Soviet War Memorial http://t.co/nJwqaE4D

via Audioboo from Southwark, London

Free @benandjerrysUK #CoreTour ice cream in Potters Fields Park 12 till 2 today

via HootSuite

RT @MPSSTC: Security mark and register your bike @bikeregister for FREE on 10/05/12 Blackfriars Bridge 7:45am - 10am http://t.co/gp8sLBPd

via HootSuite

Gun salute at Tower of London 12 noon today.

via HootSuite

Soviet War Memorial ceremony delayed as VIPs are stuck in traffic jams due to State Opening of Parliament

via Twitter for iPhone

Forming up for Victory Day event in GMH Park http://t.co/miJGoMsa

via Twitter for iPhone

Terrible traffic jams in Waterloo due to state opening of Parliament road closures

via HootSuite

Victory Day act of remembrance at the Soviet War Memorial 11am in Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park http://t.co/PZdlMrA5

via HootSuite

@MsTiggerN1 royal visit today. It reopens next week

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to MsTiggerN1

RT @kdcasey87: Loads of fire brigade at guys hospital. At least 10 appliances.

via Twitter for iPhone

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