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News & features published on 25 June 2013
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Councillors claim Southwark Fire Station closure is property-driven

Local councillors say that they fear that the decision to close Southwark Fire Station has been motivated by the fire authority's wish to sell the site to property developers.

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Green wall created next to Borough's Wheatsheaf pub

Nearly 200 plants have been added to a green wall which disguises a metal access staircase next to the recently reopened Wheatsheaf pub in Stoney Street.

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Controversial 'pollution glue' could be stuck to roads at Elephant & Castle

Plans to spray the roads around Elephant & Castle with controversial glue used to trap air pollution have taken a step forward with confirmation that the Mayor of London has backed a funding bid by Southwark Council and Lend Lease.

Tweets on 25 June 2013

Tuesday recap: Southwark Fire Station sell-off + Green wall at Wheatsheaf + pollution to be glued to E&C roads se1.info/120LwhM

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Dynamo's Westminster Bridge levitation stunt debunked by Australian website: news.com.au/travel/news/ho… via @newscomauHQ

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Qatar: 12 things you need to know about the owners of the Shard gu.com/p/3gp5b/tw via @guardian

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cllr_anood Amazing work by oxford and bermondsey club in raising £64k for memorial to Albert McKenzie, VC winning hero from Tower Bridge road

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:28 PM, Jun 25th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

cllr_anood Great work gone into organising first tower bridge rd steering group. Excited to hear about graphics on shutters, sorting paving & greening

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:25 PM, Jun 25th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Simon Jenkins really likes Thomas Heatherwick's garden bridge proposal standard.co.uk/comment/commen… via @EveningStandard

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Kate Hudson and James Franco have been filming in Southwark today se1.info/14VGiIx

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nickparmenter Marcus Trescothick, Chris Tremlett and Shaun Tait launching 2013 earlier today. @… instagram.com/p/a-82DIAu2R/

via Instagram (retweeted on 7:13 PM, Jun 25th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

Strauss and Prokoviev: @Waterloofestiv opening concert with @southbanksinf at @stjohnswaterloo se1.info/12Xs7U5

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Stamford Street & The Cut guided walk this Saturday - 200 years of working class communities se1.info/15BAsc4 part of @Waterloofestiv

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See a map of this Sunday's armed forces parade through SE1 se1.info/18n0zut

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Hairdessing Apprenticeships at @StressExchange in Tooley Street se1.info/16wx98u

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PaulRaeburn Can anyone recommend a good place in for an eye test? The Institute of Optometry is fully booked cc @se1

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:42 PM, Jun 25th, 2013 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - The £10m question: @swklibdems councillors claim Southwark Fire Station closure is property-driven goo.gl/fb/wAE0f

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Green wall created next to Borough's @tweetsheaf pub as part of @BanksideForest goo.gl/fb/dLMPT

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Lawyer turned restaurant boss opens on two floors of Shard standard.co.uk/news/london/la… via @JonPrynn @EveningStandard

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Just published - Controversial 'pollution glue' could be stuck to roads at Elephant & Castle goo.gl/fb/9EgVt

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The Co-operative Food to open in Lower Marsh, Waterloo se1.info/15Bm8QT

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This Saturday: visit the gardens of @lambethpalace for the North Lambeth Parish Fete se1.info/1a9W1aP

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Waterloo Quarter Food Festival starts this week se1.info/18cTxYr

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A series of portraits of customers at McDonald's in Swindon goes on show today at @MenierGallery: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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