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Wednesday 27 June 2012

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News & features published on 27 June 2012
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22 arrested in Westminster Bridge gaming clampdown

Nearly two dozen people have been arrested in a police clampdown on illegal gaming on Westminster Bridge.

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NHS staff step up campaign against Sainsbury's pharmacy takeover

Staff from Guy's & St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust held a protest outside the Sainsbury's Local store in Borough High Street on Wednesday lunchtime as part of a campaign against pharmacy privatisation.

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Nick Clegg visits Southwark's new Premier Inn

Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg dropped in at the new Premier Inn hotel in Great Suffolk Street on Wednesday morning as he prepared to give a speech about youth unemployment.

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Giant red ball appears on Golden Jubilee Bridge

Commuters and tourists crossing one of the Golden Jubilee footbridges alongside Hungerford Bridge on Wednesday found a 15-foot inflatable red ball wedged into the structure of the bridge.

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No Jubilee flags at Tate Modern: Lord Lamont demands answers

Former chancellor of the exchequer Lord Lamont of Lerwick has tabled a parliamentary question in the House of Lords querying the lack of decoration at Tate Modern for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

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Olympic rings unveiled at Tower Bridge

With one month to go until the start of the 2012 games, the Olympic rings were lowered into position on Tower Bridge on Wednesday morning.

Tweets on 27 June 2012

Wednesday recap: Tower Bridge Olympic Rings; RedBall at South Bank & Tate Modern jubilee flags controversy http://t.co/3H5eE7g9

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RT @bottleofmilk: Photos of the descended Olympic Rings and the technicolor-swap-shop-light-show on Tower Bridge http://t.co/x17icZnA

via Twitter for Mac

Qatar nurtures its City assets: from the Shard to Glencore shares http://t.co/7eo03fWW via @guardian

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North Lambeth Parish Fete this Saturday in the grounds of Lambeth Palace http://t.co/aM5BvIVf

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IPC Media to trial home-working at three titles during Olympics http://t.co/U5ZnccWy via @mediaguardian

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Tomorrow and Friday @thestockmkt night market returns to Bermondsey Square http://t.co/iqqUsQBd

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MT @stchfundraising: Combined Chorus from the US Gala Concert @ Southwark Cathedral this Thursday is now FREE http://t.co/MjwlAvW1

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Just published - 22 arrested in Westminster Bridge gaming clampdown http://t.co/pkQwdHiW

via Google

RT @51_pct Birds in the nest! Great Tits have hijacked one of our woodcrete house sparrow blocks @ St George the Martyr http://t.co/aFTAtrV4

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RT @swklibdems: Cllr Cathy Bowman blogs about @lb_southwark Chief Exec recruitment process http://t.co/5BPfwlzH

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[Forum] Bikes stolen outside Tate Modern. http://t.co/yJW0oRni

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Work has started on new Nando's near Southwark tube http://t.co/aIl53tGg

via Camera on iOS

Screening of forthcoming Reverdy Road #secretstreets documentary tonight at St Anne's in Thorburn Square http://t.co/49NP4Qsd

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Just published - NHS staff step up campaign against Sainsbury's takeover of hospital pharmacies http://t.co/nRtLH66n

via Google

Just published - Nick Clegg visits Southwark's new @PremierInn; hotels forms partnership with @BlackfriarsSett http://t.co/t7EeJMk3

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Topping out ceremony for extension to St Saviour's & St Olave's School at Bricklayers Arms: http://t.co/Rcjn3E7q via @deansouthwark

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We're going to knock Lord Archer off his penthouse perch: new starchitect towers for Albert Embankment http://t.co/91bXiYES

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Tower Bridge will lift at 7.30pm and 8.15pm for the Chinese junk Huan Tian http://t.co/1x17TB0p (pic via @vickieflores)

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Just published - Giant red ball appears on Golden Jubilee Bridge @redballuk http://t.co/AHKUZvUA

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Future careers & open day at @southwarkcolleg in The Cut this afternoon with @southwarkworks @EmploySE1 et al http://t.co/oog6DDcu

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The Curious Mr Dickens - meet Flat Iron Square 2.30pm for a walk round #Bankside http://t.co/d55Vo90y

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Audioboo: Kurt Perschke talks about @redballuk http://t.co/rAQX6KVs

via Audioboo from Lambeth, London

Gangs of con artists target tourists with illegal games set up on Westminster Bridge http://t.co/pQrQSP7O via @standardnews

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Another demo at Sainsbury's Borough High Street this lunchtime against privatisation of local hospital pharmacies http://t.co/2VmXYjIU

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RT @UKPowerNetworks: we're aware of the powercut affecting the #SE1 area, we're just in the process of organising our engineers to attend.

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RT @LordTodWadley: #se1 power cut. Anyone else affected?

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Just published - No Jubilee flags at Tate Modern: Lord Lamont demands answers http://t.co/l5jjTlT5

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The Dance of the Buses at Elephant & Castle http://t.co/pdaOIIWJ via @zefrog

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Just published - Olympic rings unveiled at Tower Bridge - pics / video http://t.co/bkN7IJDf

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Video - Olympic rings lowered into position at Tower Bridge: http://t.co/A9apt3Jy

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Olympic rings at Tower Bridge http://t.co/mzJGtPPT

via Camera on iOS

5 mins till Tower Bridge Olympic rings are unveiled

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Kurt Perschke's @RedBallUK arrives in London today http://t.co/fFl5dUsC

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Tweet with #bankside hashtag today and your words could be printed & posted up in Union Street: http://t.co/BMyqBxFZ

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Demo outside Mandela Way bus depot http://t.co/uwYuralY via @Willo31

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The Shard: "a monument to the 0.01 per cent" http://t.co/jLoPNlEp via @felixsalmon at @reuters

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