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Thursday 12 July 2012

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News & features published on 12 July 2012
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Tate by torchlight: Olafur Eliasson's Little Sun comes to Tate Modern

Visitors to Tate Modern will be invited to look at works of art in the dark using only the light of Olafur Eliasson's 'Little Sun' solar-powered lamps.

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Tower Bridge Road payday loan shop rejected - again

Southwark councillors have voted for a second time to reject an application by The Money Shop to open a payday loan service in Tower Bridge Road.

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Great Fire of Southwark: fireworks from cathedral tower 800 years on

The 800th anniversary of the Great Fire of Southwark which swept through the area on 11 July 1212 has been commemorated with a special service at Southwark Cathedral attended by members of the London Fire Brigade.

Tweets on 12 July 2012

Thursday recap: Little Sun at Tate Modern; payday loan shop latest; Great Fire of Southwark remembered 800 yrs on http://t.co/QCxr4pZp

via HootSuite

Family Fun Day at @OasisJohanna this Saturday as part of Shell Centre @SCdialogue consultation http://t.co/L0kkZZWI

via HootSuite

Dockhead and Old Kent Road fire stations to be rebuilt under PFI - find out more tonight http://t.co/drbjGePQ

via HootSuite

Proposal for double yellow lines in Lamb Walk (& part of Bermondsey St) is on the Community Council agenda tonight http://t.co/drbjGePQ

via HootSuite

RT @StPeterWalworth: http://t.co/bWfQUcBw St George the Martyr dwarfing the #Shard
;-)

via HootSuite

Just published - Tate by torchlight: @OlafurEliasson's @LittleSun comes to @Tate Modern as part of @London2012Fest http://t.co/lKyYiThX

via Google

Pupils from St George's Cathedral Primary School are having a carnival parade round the streets of Bankside led by a samba band

via Twitter for Mac

Caroline Bryant talks about @futures_theatre #ParadiseStreet play performed in Waterloo air raid shelter on @audioboo http://t.co/2JTYQc3w

via Audioboo from Lambeth, London

RT @BBCPeterHunt: Prince Andrew to abseil down the Shard in September for charity. #royal

via Twitter for Mac

'The Help' is tonight's free open-air movie at Canvey Street, Bankside Mix http://t.co/0AfGpzB5

via HootSuite

24 hours till the Waterloo Carnival http://t.co/FxIwU1VE @waterloocarn

via HootSuite

@daisychainbaby Yes but it won't be ready till 2018 ish. Major rebuild of station starts post-Olympics.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to daisychainbaby

@daisychainbaby @jackhopkins_lab We're talking about traders blocking the cycle lane on Westminster Bridge, not the riverside path.

via web in reply to daisychainbaby

Just published - Tower Bridge Road payday loan shop rejected (again) - but @themoneyshop is likely to appeal http://t.co/nYx4BWF9

via Google

Sheela Nar Gigs and the English Goddess http://t.co/8CGcLxsa - South East London Folklore Society

via HootSuite

Just published - Great Fire of Southwark: fireworks from @southwarkcathed tower 800 years on http://t.co/0CCn2mju

via Google

Tonight - first meeting of merged Bermondsey & Rotherhithe Community Council at @southwarkcolleg in @SE16 http://t.co/drbjGePQ

via HootSuite

Sign of the times in Southwark: Harrods delivering to millionaires' apartments at Neo Bankside http://t.co/p2VA2EhL

via Twitter for Mac

All that's left of South Bank ice cream van crushed by Lambeth Council: http://t.co/aykEWsWj via @JackHopkins_Lab

via Twitter for Mac

Where in London would you choose as the Mayor's next Go Dutch walking and cycling location? asks @london_cycling http://t.co/WubbykHW

via HootSuite

RT @bottleofmilk: Hope @RSPBLondon came to the call to help 4 ducklings 5 floors below their mother, Queen Elizabeth Sthttp://t.co/RcQiwMi7

via HootSuite

Ice cream van seized by Lambeth Council from South Bank about to be crushed: http://t.co/MsSRr7Wt via @JackHopkins_Lab

via Twitter for Mac

The author of a new book about @GeorgeInn1677 - @PeteBrownBeer - is speaking at @latitudefest this weekend http://t.co/2AQUy8T1

via HootSuite

Look out for 60 dancers on the Millennium Bridge this lunchtime and evening http://t.co/9vt3o0zt

via HootSuite

The #waterloofestival starts today with a @Southbanksinf concert http://t.co/Qbhu9vZS - follow @waterloofestiv for updates

via bitly

The folk at @BetterBankside are running an #InstrumentAmnesty collecting instruments for Borough Music School; leave them at Community Space

via HootSuite

Shard not a "vertical city" as Renzo Piano claims, but a "vertical enclave for the very wealthy", says @hughpearman http://t.co/ZeDPts6c

via web

Shard not a "vertical city" as Renxo Piano claims, but a "vertical enclave for the very wealthy", says @hughpearman http://t.co/ZeDPts6c

via bitly

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