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News & features published on 5 July 2012
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Work on Blackfriars Station's solar roof reaches half-way point

Work to construct the largest solar panel array in London reached half way on Thursday as the 2,200th solar panel was installed on the roof of Blackfriars Station.

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The Taming of the Shrew at Shakespeare's Globe

Shakespeare's Globe 2012 season continues with Simon Paisley Day in a riotous version of The Taming of the Shrew

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Southwark plans tougher regime for pavement tables and chairs

Southwark Council is planning a tougher licensing regime for businesses wanting to place tables, chairs, furniture and advertising boards in the street - and it plans to start the clampdown around Borough Market.

Tweets on 5 July 2012

The Shard laser show from One New Change http://t.co/TnHE6KMx

via Twitter for Mac

RT @JadeKinnear_: Seriously, the amount of people at London Bridge!!! http://t.co/VwaPnF4H

via HootSuite

Thursday recap: Shard, licensing of pavement tables & chairs and more http://t.co/WGPpTsbU

via HootSuite

On the terrace at One New Change for Shard inauguration. It's packed.

via Twitter for iPhone

RT @chaseKevin: photos from the installation of the new silver screen at the IMAX: http://t.co/fBnztIPS

via Twitter for iPhone

Unusual free music performance at the top of @towerbridge on Sunday night http://t.co/859te1mM part of @colfestival

via HootSuite

Borough Chamber Choir concert on Saturday - The Power of Music http://t.co/HBL9QRaa

via HootSuite

A 93-year-old Spanish Civil War veteran will unveil a plaque in Jubilee Gardens on Saturday afternoon http://t.co/Kvcq3YtE

via HootSuite

Shard - In case you missed it earlier, our exclusive interview with James Sellar on @audioboo http://t.co/yByLBthK

via HootSuite

The Mayor of Southwark and the council leader fight it out in the boxing ring (the Mayor won) http://t.co/tRRiL7GM

via Twitter for Mac

Clueless PR person of the day "Hackney - that's in SE1, isn't it?"

via Twitter for Mac

Lambeth Council preparing to sell Waterloo Library site http://t.co/TuknS3Rs [in case you missed it yesterday when our server was down]

via HootSuite

South Bank Forum chaired by Kate Hoey and Simon Hughes starts 7pm at @coinstreet neighbourhood centre http://t.co/Mf7aCgKO

via HootSuite

Imagine the meeting that led to The Shard http://t.co/geGRbHGV by BBC arts editor Will Gompertz

via HootSuite

The Shard - exclusive interview with James Sellar on @audioboo http://t.co/OHxZFWk2

via Audioboo from Southwark, London

Simon Hughes talks about Shard on @audioboo http://t.co/AJoqsa0P

via Audioboo from Southwark, London

Simon Hughes MP at the Pop Up Mini Olympics on @audioboo http://t.co/HT6XKN9G

via Audioboo from Southwark, London

Southwark Council leader @peterjohn6 talks about the inauguration of the Shard on @audioboo http://t.co/1zeyJ8lN

via Audioboo from Southwark, London

A Symphonic Summer - free Rush Hour Concert with @southbanksinf at @stjohnswaterloo http://t.co/ArTqHTIA

via HootSuite

Council leader @peterjohn6 at opening of Pop Up Mini Olympics on @audioboo http://t.co/uCD1Tgkq

via Audioboo from Southwark, London

RT @deansouthwark: The view of Southwark Cathedral from the viewing platform of the Shard. Amazing. http://t.co/asibIuQ6

via HootSuite

Shard light and laser show starts 10.15pm http://t.co/8Uq23uxw

via HootSuite

Mayor of Southwark joins 60m race with @cooltan4 Dickensian characters at BOST mini Olympics http://t.co/o2SkKt8j

via Camera on iOS

Looking across SE1 to @thelondoneye from level 14 of the Shard http://t.co/D1cKVeMP

via HootSuite

Lego @towerbridge in window of Ragged School in Union Street http://t.co/F8rN3z2Z

via Camera on iOS

Southwark Cathedral @Southwarkcathed and @Tate Modern from the 14th floor of the Shard http://t.co/yf1J63HQ

via HootSuite

Heading to Marlborough Playground for the Grand Opening of the Pop-Up Mini Olympics http://t.co/HMZjiZEw

via bitly

Is Peace Possible in a World of Diminishing Resources? Debate at @waterloofestiv http://t.co/e1XTFHe1

via HootSuite

Just published - Work on Blackfriars Station's @solarcentury roof reaches half-way point http://t.co/RTvh50mD

via Google

Would Shard critics once have slammed the Eiffel Tower? asks Daniel Ben-Ami http://t.co/0nyOgRbN via @guardian

via Tweet Button

Watch last night's Shard laser rehearsal - as seen from the @ITV tower on the South Bank http://t.co/HNrTgtS9 via @londontonight

via Tweet Button

Just published - The Taming of the Shrew at @the_globe http://t.co/BxokUacc

via Google

The Shard will open to the wrong music http://t.co/wu33FfHa via @guardian

via Tweet Button

Free ice cream for children 4pm-8pm at Gelateria 3bis in Park Street @boroughmarket http://t.co/V4m82WLf

via HootSuite

@carlosdajackal @teamlondonbdg se1 is generally flat! Stave Hill @se16 might be a contender

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to carlosdajackal

This afternoon at @woolfsonandtay, @lb_southwark informal session for anyone interested in becoming a foster parent http://t.co/Cga9kI10

via HootSuite

St George the Martyr church in Borough High Street from 14th floor of the Shard http://t.co/KM8fm6Wq

via HootSuite

"The people of north Southwark and Bermondsey are proud of the Shard," says Simon Hughes MP

via HootSuite

Abseilers to install cavity wall insulation in Southwark-owned towers including several in SE1 http://t.co/Fccai1fb via @cllrjamesbarber

via bitly

Forget the Shard, the grand opening of the Pop-Up Mini Olympics is the place to be this afternoon http://t.co/HMZjiZEw

via HootSuite

MT @aliedits: @BCCare staff will be on Canvey Street this lunchtime, handing out strawberries & cake to promote #StrawberryTea fundraiser

via Twitter for Mac

Oresteia - free open-air theatre at The Scoop by City Hall starts tonight: http://t.co/O9oCkNgt

via HootSuite

South Bank Forum tonight @coinstreet: http://t.co/Mf7aCgKO Olympics, Shell Centre @scdialogue, Waterloo Action Centre film all on agenda

via HootSuite

The wind turbine from the Heygate Estate has been moved to @LSBU http://t.co/sQCenT83

via HootSuite

Blooming Bermondsey! http://t.co/2T0M7kc9 New @groundworklon project for Tyers Estate and White's Grounds Estate

via HootSuite

Video: The Shard rises from the ground in time-lapse http://t.co/lu9lFrcq via @Telegraph

via Tweet Button

Just published - Southwark plans tougher regime for pavement tables and chairs - starting around @boroughmarket http://t.co/FGQ86OlV

via Google

Q&A with Irvine Sellar, Renzo Piano and others at Shard press conference on @audioboo http://t.co/bOA000jE

via Audioboo

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