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Sunday 26 August 2012

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News & features published on 26 August 2012
Toxicology unit at St Thomas' Hospital threatened with closure

Vital organ donation procedures could be hit by the proposed closure of the specialist toxicology service at St Thomas' Hospital, trade union representatives have warned.

Floral designers create living art gallery at Southwark Cathedral

85 floral designers have created displays for the Leprosy Mission Festival of Flowers held this week at Southwark Cathedral.

Firefighters rescue builders stuck in lift at 22nd floor of Guy's Tower

Firefighters carried out a dramatic rescue on Thursday night when ten contractors got stuck in a builders' lift outside the 22nd floor of Guy's Hospital tower.

Southwark teenagers organise youth employment conference

Seven 16 and 17-year-olds who live or go to school in Southwark have organised a conference to be held at Tate Modern on the issue of youth employability.

Millennium Bridge and London Eye feature on Paralympics stamps

Royal Mail will this week issue a set of four stamps to mark the start of the Paralympic Games - and two of the stamps feature SE1 landmarks.

Council seeks votes for Leathermarket Gardens playground makeover

Southwark Council is urging residents to vote in an online poll to help secure a makeover for the children's playground in Leathermarket Gardens.

Tweets on 26 August 2012

Community Film Club autumn season announced

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Hops to Hats: An Industrial Walk around Southwark with Stephen Humphrey

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Waterloo Quarter Food Festival runs throughout September

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Volunteering opportunity with Bankside Open Spaces Trust at Red Cross Garden this afternoon

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Just published - World-renowned toxicology unit at St Thomas' Hospital threatened with closure

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Just published - Floral designers create living art gallery at Southwark Cathedral

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Just published - Builders stuck in hoist 22 floors above London Bridge sing songs to keep up morale

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Just published - @ChaucerClaire & @RoastRestaurant founder to speak at @eventsacademy youth employability conference

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Just published - Millennium Bridge and @TheLondonEye feature on Paralympics stamps @RoyalMailStamps

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Just published - Vote early, vote often for Leathermarket Gardens playground makeover

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