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News & features published on 1 May 2013
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New images of controversial Blackfriars Road development

Linden Homes has released new images of its revised proposals to redevelop the site of St George's Mansions and the Imbibe bar in Blackfriars Road.

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Shad Thames residents invited to enter photographic competition

Residents of the area bounded by Tower Bridge Road in the west, the River Thames in the north, Mill Street in the east and Tooley Street in the south are invited to enter the 'Spirit of Shad Thames' photographic competition.

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Fire crew from threatened station tackle blaze at Peabody Estate

Firefighters from Southwark Fire Station - threatened with closure by Mayor of London Boris Johnson - tackled a blaze at the Peabody Estate in Southwark Street on Tuesday night.

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Test train visits Waterloo International - but first passengers may wait another year

A passenger-carrying train has arrived at Waterloo's platform 20 for the first time in more than 5 years.

Tweets on 1 May 2013

Businesses/residents on Tooley Street - have you heard from @UKPowerNetworks about a planned power cut on Saturday? http://t.co/1pGxNQ5Ovt

via bitly

Dexter claims that Southwark residents currently get much better fire brigade service than residents of Surbiton

via Twitter for Mac

Deputy @londonfire commissioner Rita Dexter says there's a "strong rational case" for having 18 fewer fire engines

via Twitter for Mac

At fire cuts meeting resident of @PeabodyLDN Southwark Street estate is describing "amazing job" done by firefighters last night

via Twitter for Mac

Council leader @Peterjohn6 says owners of the Shard have raised concerns about proposed closure of Southwark Fire Station @savesouthwark

via Twitter for Mac

Proposed cuts to fire brigade "unnecessary and too extensive" says @ValShawcross

via Twitter for Mac

@PyroClaire Two more meetings coming up in next fortnight - listings here: http://t.co/kjNGIPp48F

via Twitter for Mac in reply to PyroClaire

At City Hall for public meeting on fire brigade cuts with @valshawcross @peterjohn6 et al. Not a huge turnout so far.

via Twitter for Mac

Statement re Tuesday fire: "@PeabodyLondon pays tribute to fantastic work of @LondonFire, police & paramedics" http://t.co/SU8QyMY4AI

via bitly

Tower Bridge is due to lift at 5pm for the Norwegian cruise ship MS Fram http://t.co/p2GRdTXSEV

via HootSuite

RT @Herve_Durochat: Found a set of key on Bermondsey street in @se1 Tag name: Marlene Please RT

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - New images of controversial Blackfriars Road development http://t.co/inOaC2Skuz

via Google

Just published - Shad Thames residents invited to enter photographic competition with @ShadThamesRA and @AniseGallery http://t.co/UtRrmiLppu

via Google

Get your bike security marked for free today at Flat Iron Square: http://t.co/s0wAVkHpMo

via HootSuite

RVBoxShop May day celebrations and drumming up support on Union St today... come along and join the fun! #saveunionst @TheUnionTheatre

via web (retweeted on 1:31 PM, May 1st, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Strange reference to "fashionable" Tower Bridge Road inserted in Wikipedia article on "boutiques" http://t.co/l3xG1Q8rd4

via bitly

Just published - Fire crew from threatened Southwark @LondonFire station tackle blaze @ Peabody Estate @savesouthwark http://t.co/HGO2B6UazC

via Google

RT @Andrew_Humphrey: Daisy and dandelion meadow on the New Kent Road http://t.co/imhlPCVt22

via HootSuite

Free lunchtime recital by string quartet in Atrium 3 at Guy's Hospital this lunchtime with @BreatheAHR http://t.co/PciY56u7v6

via HootSuite

[Forum] Have you used the Urgent Care Centre at Guy's Hospital? @NHSSouthwarkCCG wants your views: http://t.co/roxRsSj1Vp

via Twitter for Mac

@jlush2 See http://t.co/kDT5TSvlZW (Appreciate it doesn’t fully answer the ‘why’ though)

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to jlush2

Just published - Test train visits Waterloo International's platform 20 five years after Govt spent £2.9m on refurb http://t.co/2nP79aw9j1

via Google

SE1 website & publication are 15 years old today. Thanks to everyone for support & encouragement!

via Twitter for Mac

Public Meeting on Fire Service Cuts in Southwark tonight at City Hall with @peterjohn6 and @valshawcross http://t.co/J0ZCGjr7F7

via bitly

Fire last night at Peabody Estate in Southwark Street http://t.co/zptsvyXm5N via @zefrog @BBCLondonNews

via Twitter for Mac

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