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Thursday 19 July 2012

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News & features published on 19 July 2012
New London Bridge Bus Station completed

The finishing touches to the new London Bridge Bus Station have been applied just in time for the Olympic Games.

Borough Market traders prepare to 'ring in' the Olympics

Borough Market staff and traders were joined by Cultural Olympiad boss Ruth Mackenzie on Thursday to rehearse for Martin Creed's 'All the Bells' event which will mark the start of the Olympic Games.

Call for Olympic troops to be housed in temporary barracks on Albert Embankment

Troops brought in to replace G4S security staff at the Olympics should be housed in temporary barracks on the Albert Embankment, says a member of the London Fire & Emergency Planning Authority.

Shard telephone enquiries to be answered in Norwich

Visitors to the viewing galleries at the top of the Shard who telephone to make an enquiry or book a ticket will have their calls answered at a call centre in Norwich, it was announced this week.

Tweets on 19 July 2012

Thursday recap: Borough bells; barracks; Shard call centre & more

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Desk space to rent in historic building near Borough Market

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The @BalticLondon restaurant in Blackfriars Road has reopened today after a four-week closure due to kitchen fire:

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Just published - New London Bridge Bus Station completed

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@ipcmedia The folks at @betterbankside may have a better idea of the arrangements.

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@ipcmedia I would imagine it will be closed or at least access will be restricted; relay crosses bridge approx 10am.

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From Friday the 344 bus is diverted away from Southwark Bridge (via London Bridge) due to 'games lane' restrictions

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Just published - Set up temporary SE1 riverside barracks for #g4sgate Olympic troops, says fire authority member

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Just published - Shard @shardview telephone enquiries to be answered in Norwich

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RT @se16: Pupils from @StMichaels_SE16 and @baconscollege are selling bags & craft items at @boroughmarket today

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Conference today about property development in Southwark hosted by @NLAlondon at @Unicorn_Theatre. Follow @Davidntaylor for updates.

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RT @RoyalMailStamps: From 10am we're going to be at Potters Fields at Tower Bridge for some #Olympic fun today - come and join us! #stamps

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