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News & features published on 7 November 2013
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Elizabeth House: judicial review of Eric Pickles' decision

The High Court has ruled that there are grounds to grant permission for a full judicial review of communities secretary Eric Pickles' decision not to hold a public inquiry into a controversial development at Waterloo.

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Affordable housing provider buys "high end" Blackfriars Road scheme

Affordable housing provider Affinity Sutton has bought a "prime" development scheme in Blackfriars Road with the aim of funding homes for rent elsewhere.

Tweets on 7 November 2013

LondonFire The Tooley St fire involves cylinders. A safety zone is in place but you'll be pleased to know that it's not affecting London Bridge Station

via web (retweeted on 5:43 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

TfLTrafficNews A200 Tooley Street (E/B) @ Bermondsey Street. Collision cleared. All lanes now open. Residual queues on approach.

via HootSuite (retweeted on 5:43 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

TfLTrafficNews A100 Tower Bridge Rd @Tooley Str - Road closed both ways due to incident. N/B tailbacks to Webb Street and E/B to The Highway. Expect delays

via HootSuite (retweeted on 5:43 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

ShaunXKong Tower bridge closed by police. pic.twitter.com/H3Cjgni2cb

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:21 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

LondonAye Hoping the person knocked down on Tooley Street is ok

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:20 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

@dave_c_harvey @nickvarney Fire at building site on south side - see earlier tweets/retweets on SE1 timeline

via Twitter for Mac in reply to dave_c_harvey

nickvarney Tower bridge closed by police. pic.twitter.com/A7sXCzhwmL

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:17 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

karenlb Absolute gridlock in Tooley Street/Tower Bridge. Police & Fire Brigade everywhere. All cordoned off - with hazard zone tape. Chaos

via TweetCaster for iOS (retweeted on 5:15 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

TfLTrafficNews A200 Tooley Street (E/B) @ Bermondsey Street. There is a collision partially blocking the carriageway. Approach with care and expect delays.

via HootSuite (retweeted on 5:15 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

LondonFire We've got 4 fire engines & 20 firefighters dealing with a fire at a building under construction on Tooley Street. More when we have it.

via web (retweeted on 5:06 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

peterjohn6 Westminster Council should not be using the courts to enforce their view of where jobs & growth should be in London

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:05 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

peterjohn6 Seems fairly perverse to me that Westminster Council "delighted" to have stifled development and jobs in Lambeth. Bad news for London.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:05 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

savesouthwark Would appear the 18th 4 Pump fire in LB Southwark this year is in progress.A borough that will see 1/3 of its fire appliances cut in 63 days

via web (retweeted on 5:05 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

TfLTrafficNews A100 Tower Bridge Roa NB at the junction of Tooley Street - Road closed due to an incident. Drivers advised to seek alternative routes.

via HootSuite (retweeted on 5:04 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

TfLBusAlerts Routes 42 47 78 343 381 RV1 are subject to delays and diversion at Tower Bridge Road and Tooley Street SE1 due to a road traffic incident

via HootSuite (retweeted on 5:04 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

LondonFire Tooley Street, SE1 update - The fire is on the first floor of a building under construction. Two gas cylinders are believed to be involved.

via web (retweeted on 5:04 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

Elizabeth House developers "very confident" about outcome of judicial review se1.info/1bdDS7I

via bitly

RikPryme @se1 @BBCLondonNews Tooley Street cordoned off. Builders from One Tower Bridge evacuated by the look of it.

via Carbon for Android (retweeted on 4:57 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for iPhone)

Waterloo judicial review: @CityWestminster "delighted"; @cllrpeck @lambeth_council "extremely disappointed" se1.info/1bdDS7I

via bitly

JamiesFifteen We will be taking over the demo kitchen @boroughmarket tomorrow, Fri 8th Nov from 12-2pm. Apprentices Leon & Jake... fb.me/2tTB317LF

via Facebook (retweeted on 4:45 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Rupert Murdoch is demanding that twice as many cycle spaces as specified are installed in his new HQ at London Bridge standard.co.uk/business/marke…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Elizabeth House development at Waterloo: green light for judicial review of Eric Pickles' decision goo.gl/fb/33dzL

via Google

JacksInfo To celebrate our new food menu we are offering 50% off ALL food during lunch this week
Join us for a great value lunch today

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:16 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Does the National Theatre have a problem with women? theguardian.com/stage/theatreb… via @guardian

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WW2 evacuees from Pearman St se1.info/HIDKpM

via bitly

Just published - Affordable housing provider buys 'high end' Blackfriars Road development goo.gl/fb/2LZ30

via Google

Big queue for free lunch at new @leonrestaurants at More London pic.twitter.com/Tg3PairPx5

via iOS

se17 Look to the Heygate Estate for what's wrong with London's housing newstatesman.com/2013/11/heygat… via @NewStatesman

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 12:38 PM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

Flood alert for Bankside for high tide at 4.15pm: environment-agency.gov.uk/homeandleisure…

via Twitter for Mac

Tesco branding appears on fencing at new Tesco Express in Baylis Road pic.twitter.com/aIYSRMs3nJ via @t_lu

via Twitter for Mac

Simon Hughes Ordered to Apologise to House of Commons: order-order.com/2013/11/07/sim… via @GuidoFawkes

via Twitter for Mac

Eurostar French TV advert has brief glimpse of @PreciousBlood1 church procession in Southwark Street youtube.com/watch?v=G89AlK…

via Twitter for Mac

Government has made no assessment of case for Bakerloo line extension, transport minister tells @LordRoyKennedy: theyworkforyou.com/wrans/?id=2013…

via Twitter for Mac

Claims that 'terrorist threats' were made against @unit24gallery in Great Guildford Street specc.ie/1aGEOGQ @NickCohen4 in @spectator

via Tweet Button

LondonPFC_Spud Only @SouthernRailUK could organise a meet the manger session 3 metres away from a bagpipe player at London Bridge station :-)

via TweetCaster for Android (retweeted on 8:56 AM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

waterlooquarter Love a bit of brass to start the morning pic.twitter.com/2XSYrGgYy0

via iOS (retweeted on 8:50 AM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Southwarkcathed There are still tickets for tonight's talk on Queen Victoria's Jewellery with a reception by the English Wine Pantry geoffreymunn.eventbrite.com

via web (retweeted on 8:50 AM, Nov 7th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

A revolution in (£5k) watches is taking place in Clink Street shar.es/IVEDS via @CityAM

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Teacher not guilty of pupil assault in Southwark bbc.in/Hzh6zy

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