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News & features published on 4 November 2013
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91-year-old man missing from home near Old Kent Road

Police are appealing to the public to help them find a a 91-year-old man who went missing from his home on Monday morning.

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Diwali candles cause fire in Rockingham Estate flat

Firefighters say that a blaze in a flat on the Rockingham Estate was caused by tea lights lit to celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali.

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Simon Hughes hosts round-table discussion with local businesses

Representatives of local firms joined Simon Hughes MP and Liberal Democrat councillors last month for a round-table discussion about jobs and business in Southwark.

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Tower Bridge Magistrates' Court could become a hotel

The former Tower Bridge Magistrates' Court and police station in Tooley Street has been put up for sale with developers invited to consider conversion to hotel or residential use.

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South Bank Tower joins Movember campaign

Two giant moustaches have been installed on one of SE1's tallest buildings in support of the annual Movember charity campaign.

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Waves break over Thames Path at Bankside after flood alert issued

Water from the Thames splashed walkers on the Thames Path at Bankside on Monday lunchtime as high tide combined with a heavy flow of water from the upper reaches of the river.

Tweets on 4 November 2013

Monday recap: Flood alert for Bankside and today's other local news se1.info/1dIvSPM

via HootSuite

Court told that SE1 school 'matron' rapped 9-year-old with ruler before hitting her over the head dailym.ai/16AJDye via @MailOnline

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[Forum] Helicopter above SE1 se1.info/1gnIwr3

via bitly

MPSinthesky To all our very observant followers, the helicopter circulating the City / Shard is NOT us. It is a media helicopter.

via web (retweeted on 10:15 PM, Nov 4th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

Anyone know what's happening at the Shard?

via Twitter for Mac

Kennington Road bus lane opposite police station completely flooded pic.twitter.com/TpDrGK53dG

via iOS

Just published - 91-year-old man missing from home near Old Kent Road - police + family "very concerned" for safety goo.gl/fb/mPhTH

via Google

Taxpayers face £1.9 million bill for the recent English Defence League march across Tower Bridge eastlondonlines.co.uk/2013/11/metrop… via @eastlondonlines

via Twitter for Mac

se17 Tomorrow bailiffs will sound death knell for Heygate Estate: theguardian.com/society/2013/n… via @guardian

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 8:20 PM, Nov 4th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

Southwark Council has "troubling" record on affordable housing says @mirabarhillel: independent.co.uk/voices/comment…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Simon Hughes and @swklibdems host round-table discussion with local businesses goo.gl/fb/GFKJa

via Google

Just published - Diwali candles cause fire in Rockingham Street flat goo.gl/fb/CL5VS

via Google

New flood alert for Bankside SE1 for next two high tides: environment-agency.gov.uk/homeandleisure… (see london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7172 for today's waves)

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Tower Bridge Magistrates' Court could become hotel or luxury flats goo.gl/fb/aIOgM

via Google

Just published - South Bank Tower joins campaign goo.gl/fb/gjPty

via Google

susiemesure Street Conservation Area under threat. Have a read why here via @se1
london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/1…

via web (retweeted on 5:17 PM, Nov 4th, 2013 via Twitter for iPhone)

@FoundersArms didn't say it wasn't a nice sign - just that you can't actually see the Gherkin from your pub or terrace...

via Twitter for Mac in reply to FoundersArms

The @FoundersArms has new sign featuring the Gherkin ... which you can't see from pub as Walkie Talkie is in the way pic.twitter.com/lEWkRUMYLX

via Twitter for Mac

Special SE1 offer for @ParkinsonsUK Christmas Concert tickets with @JaneHillNews at St George's Cathedral Southwark se1.info/17BXirz

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Just published - Waves break over Thames Path at Bankside after flood alert issued goo.gl/fb/JJlle

via Google

One Tower Bridge development - "a river-facing penthouse costs £16 million" fw.to/mrwRo5c via @Telegraph

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The @LondonPortAuth survey vessel keeping a close eye on Bankside pic.twitter.com/lNqM5bUcmM

via iOS

Spoke too soon - big wave just came over the top pic.twitter.com/hZMIuqXvri

via iOS

Looks like Bankside will not be flooded today pic.twitter.com/Dibf2uNjAw

via iOS

Judoon_Platoon The Thames is leaking at Southwark Bridge! @se1 pic.twitter.com/MEjgbIZmoj

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:48 PM, Nov 4th, 2013 via Twitter for iPhone)

Bankside 15 mins approx till high water pic.twitter.com/gNrfCIQEPF

via iOS

30 mins till high tide at Bankside pic.twitter.com/IF94D1EGAb

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Waiting for high tide at Bankside pic.twitter.com/tGe8UvDcSI

via iOS

Flood alert issued for Bankside riverside walkway by Tate Modern: environment-agency.gov.uk/homeandleisure… via @EnvAgency

via Twitter for Mac

Occupational Therapy Open Day at @BAOTCOT in Borough High Street se1.info/1iGOa4p

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