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News & features published on 6 November 2013
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London Duck Tours: river ban is costing us £12,500 a day

The owner of the London Duck Tours company - whose fleet of amphibious vehicles is currently banned from the Thames - has told the London Assembly that his firm is spending £12,500 a day to keep his 60 staff employed.

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Kintore Way nursery school celebrates 'outstanding' Ofsted rating

Children, parents and staff at Kintore Way Children's Centre in Grange Road have been celebrating after becoming the first nursery school in Southwark to be judged as outstanding in all areas by Ofsted.

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Radical plans for Blackfriars Road in new north-south cycle route

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has published an image showing how Blackfriars Road could be transformed by the construction of a new segregated cycle route.

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Bonfire night blaze on Westminster Bridge

Protestors lit a fire in the middle of Westminster Bridge on Tuesday night.

Tweets on 6 November 2013

Wednesday recap: Blackfriars Road to get segregated cycle lanes + other local news se1.info/1bc7qmm

via HootSuite

Just published - London Duck Tours: river ban is costing us £12,500 a day goo.gl/fb/Fldrq

via Google

City of Westminster's app for judicial review re Elizabeth House development @ Waterloo to be heard tomorrow: justice.gov.uk/courts/court-l…

via Twitter for Mac

Live now: @LondonAssembly committee investigating recent fire on Duck Tour amphibious vehicle - webcast here: static.london.gov.uk/webcast/gla1_l…

via Twitter for Mac

CourtNewsUK Southwark Crown Court closed for today due to widespread flooding, unclear whether the building will be open tomorrow.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:28 PM, Nov 6th, 2013 via Twitter for iPhone)

Big delays to trains from Waterloo pic.twitter.com/UiH57OHQGA

via iOS

@SobolJc @TeamLondonBdg Careful what you retweet - that’s a spam account parroting bits of old messages from other accounts

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to SobolJc

Prince William visited SE1 on Monday for lunch at @I_W_M

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Kintore Way nursery school celebrates 'outstanding' Ofsted rating goo.gl/fb/pmgvn

via Google

ProfShakespeare Here's what happens if you search the name of Edmund in Alan & Bill's new Southwark database: tokenbooks.lsa.umich.edu/search/PageIma…

via web (retweeted on 1:22 PM, Nov 6th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

ProfShakespeare Alan Nelson & Bill Ingram's free database of Southwark parish token books, 1570s to 1643, is now online! tokenbooks.lsa.umich.edu/index.php

via web (retweeted on 1:19 PM, Nov 6th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

ProfShakespeare Token books offer an annual census for a parish that was a center of entertainment, theatres and baiting arenas:
tokenbooks.lsa.umich.edu/index.php

via web (retweeted on 1:19 PM, Nov 6th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

Southwark Crown Court evacuated due to flooded toilet and power failure via @CourtNewsUK

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Radical plans for Blackfriars Road as part of new Elephant & Castle to King's Cross cycle route goo.gl/fb/W6TRL

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The London Essentials: free lunchtime music with @BreatheAHR at Guy's Hospital se1.info/17EzEe1

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Just published - Photos and video - Bonfire night blaze on Westminster Bridge goo.gl/fb/lHBlM

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Mayor of London will decide on controversial Eileen House development at Elephant & Castle at City Hall public hearing Tue 19 Nov 2pm

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New segregated cycle route planned for Blackfriars Road pic.twitter.com/eeenz0uYY6 via @simonharrisitv

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[Forum] Parking in Leathermarket Street se1.info/1b7ZpAp

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Just added our 15,000th local event listing to our database (since 2006)

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