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Thursday 1 November 2012

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News & features published on 1 November 2012
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Bankside shrubs: residents question drastic pruning of 'wildlife haven'

Residents of Falcon Point at Bankside have raised their concerns about the drastic pruning of shrubs on the riverside walk.

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Waterloo and Bermondsey cycle safety changes "too timid" says Caroline Pidgeon

London Assembly member Caroline Pidgeon has criticised Transport for London's proposals for changes to the BFI IMAX roundabout in Waterloo and the Tower Bridge Road / Abbey Street junction in Bermondsey.

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Lambeth seeks more snow wardens in Waterloo

This winter Lambeth Council is looking for another 100 community-minded residents to sign up to be snow wardens and help clear snow and ice from pavements in their area.

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Electric buses coming to Waterloo 'next summer'

Two electric buses will be introduced on bus routes serving Waterloo in summer 2013, Transport for London commissioner Peter Hendy has revealed.

Tweets on 1 November 2012

Thursday recap: electric buses, snow wardens, cycle safety and more http://t.co/Ql7W8lak

via HootSuite

Boss of @thelondoneye tells budding apprentices to reach for the sky http://t.co/ywP3lYZA via @standardnews

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How @Tommys_baby saved our lives http://t.co/vzzrUmDv via @esfeatures - fundraising concert soon at @GWTheatre London Bridge

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GLA Roads (LB Southwark) (Bus Priority) Consolidation Order 2009 A3 GLA Road (Elephant and Castle) Variation Order 2012 http://t.co/lSDC9TF8

via bitly

Sport England has withdrawn its objection to the planning application for the new Elephant & Castle Leisure Centre

via Twitter for Mac

Supercar docking station alongside @BarclaysCycle on the South Bank http://t.co/Blono6Z8

via bitly

Your last chance to see this historic bit of London Bridge Station before it is covered in scaffolding for demolition http://t.co/AfhE6oQW

via OS X

MT @TfLBusAlerts: Routes 21 42 53 63 168 172 363 453 on diversion due to a burst water main on Old Kent Rd. Diversions via Grange Rd.

via Twitter for Mac

Hope that @LB_Southwark and @Networkrail have agreed a new location for this plaque when the arches are demolished here http://t.co/9wMIbwNG

via OS X

Just published - Bankside shrubs: residents question drastic pruning of 'wildlife haven' http://t.co/icXGHr30

via Google

Guerrilla Gardening 2012 SE1-grown lavender pillows now on sale http://t.co/OeEzS6xy via @richard_001

via bitly

Just published - Waterloo and Bermondsey cycle safety changes "too timid" says @carolinepidgeon of @londonassembly http://t.co/lbc6NI8Z

via Google

Just published - Lambeth seeks more snow wardens in Waterloo #lambethcoop http://t.co/jPPHLtpw

via Google

Just published - Electric buses coming to routes 507 and 521 'next summer' http://t.co/BqZLyRiR

via Google

Vauxhall MP Kate Hoey: "I want a referendum on our relationship with Europe. I want an end to this nonsense..." http://t.co/7vGLuNGi

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150 years of Lambeth Bridge http://t.co/RrOy8D17

via bitly

TfL commissioner Peter Hendy: next batch of cycle safety projects will include junction north end of Southwark Bridge

via Twitter for Mac

[Forum] Cat hit by car on Old Kent Road http://t.co/vNJ1tVnJ

via bitly

Midnight this morning RT @DavidTutin: Looks like the Old Kent Road is being turned into a river! http://t.co/FW0pcRuw

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RT @stavvers: 2 more pics of Old Kent Road flood http://t.co/BGXQY3hV

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Burst water main overnight RT @BootstrapSwan: Old Kent road even more flooded http://t.co/TyGR6pWU

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