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News & features published on 22 April 2013
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Southbank Centre masterplan architect Rick Mather dies aged 75

Architect Rick Mather, whose masterplan for the redevelopment of the arts complex on the South Bank was published in 2000, has died at the age of 75.

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Sam Wanamaker Playhouse: theatre, opera & music on Bankside

The candlelit Sam Wanamaker Playhouse at Shakespeare's Globe will open on 9 January 2014 with a production of The Duchess of Malfi, the theatre has announced.

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Name streets after fallen soldiers, says councillor

Service men and women from Southwark who are killed in conflict should have local streets named after them, a Chaucer ward councillor has said.

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Glass floor at Tower Bridge walkways will create "wow factor"

Plans to insert glass panels into the upper walkways of Tower Bridge to enable visitors to watch bridge lifts in progress are expected to be endorsed by a City of London Corporation committee next week.

Tweets on 22 April 2013

Monday recap: Tower Bridge glass floor plan; Globe indoor playhouse programme announced + other stories http://t.co/hDrkNK3w77

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The council is planning to release £300,000 of section 106 cash to improve public access to @LSBU sports centre

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Lots of people turn out which is good, but everything is so rushed the quality of discussion is really poor & everyone gets tetchy.

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Consultation on housing commission at community council was a bad joke. These long meetings covering huge areas don't work.

via Twitter for Mac

@MobileGardeners You got £5k for your capital bid at @PerronetHouse. Not sure about the others - list was a bit of a blur

via Twitter for Mac in reply to MobileGardeners

Interactive voting has degenerated into farce.

via Twitter for Mac

We’re about to take part in interactive voting on the future of council housing in the borough

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Next up: consultation on the findings of the Southwark Housing Commission

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Chaucer councillors have allocated £25,000 for improvements to Hankey Hall on the Tabard Gardens estate

via Twitter for Mac

A good evening for @BOSTSE1 - cash for Red Cross Garden and Marlborough Playground from the community council

via Twitter for Mac

Next up: presentation from the youth community council

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Next: presentation from staff at Southwark register office to talk about their services, including genealogy information

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In future Peckham Police Station will be the base for all response teams in the borough. Custody suite & other facilities will be at Peckham

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Qs to @policecommander re stop/search & violence against women. @cllrmseaton says that as young man he was stopped 40 times in a year.

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London Marathon from the top of @TowerBridge - Image of the week by Andy Hooper http://t.co/BRHbqfbcWw via @MailOnline

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That means that the current Cathedrals & Chaucer police office in Trundle Street will close

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The north west cluster of Safer Neighbourhood Teams in Southwark will be based at Walworth Police Station, says @policecommander

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Under new local policing plan, safer neighbourhood teams will work from Camberwell, Peckham, Walworth Pol Stns + from new Rotherhithe office

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Burglary and violent crime in Southwark both on long-term downward trend, says @policecommander

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Next: @MPSSouthwark @policecommander John Sutherland is addressing the community council

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First item is a deputation from @Kennington & Walworth Neighbourhood Action Group about the impact of Northern line extension locally

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@benmason From a cursory read of the paperwork yesterday I don't think it's on the list recommended for funding. But you never know.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to benmason

At Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council at @Walworthacademy

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Just published - @SouthbankCentre masterplan architect Rick Mather dies aged 75 http://t.co/OG6xm4VwzF

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How Catalan TV reported yesterday's St George's Day event at @BoroughMarket: http://t.co/nAmpHjYMQ8 via @tv3cat

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A leading expert on St George, Dr Sam Riches, is giving a talk at @TheDragonCafe tonight: http://t.co/DShM1EFTJT

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@swklibdems If you register for the 'My Southwark' service and enter a postcode in Cathedrals ward, that's what shows up…

via Twitter for Mac in reply to swklibdems

Either there’s a bug on @LB_Southwark website or there have been mass defections from @swklibdems to @SouthwarkLabour http://t.co/J9vhPTp53X

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Shakespeare's Globe theatre is setting up a new youth company of 16 actors aged 12 to 16: http://t.co/oMZL2TzW3u

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#allrise @liberatetate campaigners against oil firms sponsoring art present their latest action at @Tate Modern: http://t.co/KXWVIkLQOz

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WhyteleafeFC On average the likeliest platform for Erith trains from London Bridge is Platform 2.333 recurring. However, Platform 1 is firm favourite.

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4.30pm: East Meets West Dragon Parade around St George the Martyr Church with @TheDragonCafe http://t.co/DShM1EFTJT

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Just published - Sam Wanamaker Playhouse @The_Globe: Bankside's new theatre, music and opera venue opens January 2014 http://t.co/N5gADUxcdp

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At @The_Globe to learn about the first season of productions in their new Sam Wanamaker Playhouse which opens early next year

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Just published - Name streets after fallen soldiers, says councillor http://t.co/X8kVGwJNvy

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Just published - Glass floor 140 feet above Thames will create "wow factor" at @TowerBridge walkways http://t.co/mTTrEjUrK7

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Parts of Mint Street Park will be cordoned off for the next four weeks http://t.co/VgcCe4Witl

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Simon Hughes 'really disappointed' at IPS rejection of trans and intersex inclusive passports http://t.co/eiYOYqR4M2 via @PinkNews

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Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council tonight at @walworthacademy just off Old Kent Road http://t.co/oNMebtRweG theme: housing

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Still some free tickets available for tonight's panel discussion on @NationalTheatre revamp with Paul Gambaccini http://t.co/IfqRPOWMZj

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Loads of great events to celebrate the eve of St George's Day at @TheDragonCafe http://t.co/DShM1EFTJT

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