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News & features published on 12 November 2013
Elephant regeneration boss Jon Abbott up for top planning award

The man who has led the Elephant & Castle regeneration project for the past seven years has been shortlisted in the London Planning Awards.

Theo Paphitis launches Lib Dem plan for Southwark's high streets

Rymans owner Theo Paphitis and IT entrepreneur Michael Tobin joined Simon Hughes and local Liberal Democrats at the Thomas a Becket pub on Old Kent Road on Friday to launch a new five-point plan to revive local high streets.

King's College maths free school to open at Lambeth Walk surgery

King's College London has announced that its sixth form mathematics free school will be located in part of the Lambeth Walk Group Practice surgery building.

No more sheep on London Bridge, say animal rights activists

Animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has written to the new Lord Mayor of London urging her not to drive sheep across London Bridge during her year in office.

Simon Hughes makes Commons apology over handling of donations

Bermondsey & Old Southwark MP Simon Hughes apologised to the House of Commons last week after an investigation by the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards.

City Hall officers recommend that Boris approves Eileen House tower

Greater London Authority planning officers at City Hall have recommended that Mayor of London Boris Johnson grants permission for the controversial redevelopment of Eileen House on Newington Causeway.

Tweets on 12 November 2013

Tuesday recap: Eileen House latest, London Bridge sheep, Simon Hughes, Theo Paphitis, free school + more

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deansouthwark So sad to hear of Sir John Tavener's death. It makes the concert at Southwark on Friday, with world premieres of his work, so poignant.

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Watch Julia Donaldson's world record-breaking paper dolls chain @southbankcentre via @guardian

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Just published - Elephant & Castle regeneration boss Jon Abbott shortlisted for planning prize

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Just published - @TheoPaphitis launches @swklibdems bid to revive Old Kent Road, Tower Bridge Road + Walworth Road

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@bridgewithout I rather suspect it might attract comment from one or two 'usual suspects' without any prompting...

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RT @andyben: RIP Sir John Tavener. Died today 3 days before his newest work premieres at Southwark Cathedral

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Just published - Doing the Lambeth Walk with Michael Gove ... maths free school to open at GP surgery

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Just published - No more sheep on London Bridge, @PETAUK animal rights activists urge @citylordmayor

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Just published - Simon Hughes makes Commons apology over handling of donations

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22,000 litres of paint and 44,000 man hours to repaint Tower Bridge - new video: via @harrisdigital

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Just published - City Hall officers recommend that Boris approves Eileen House tower despite @ministryofsound pleas

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City Hall officers recommend that Boris approves Eileen House tower despite @ministryofsound pleas via @se1

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60 Years of Archaeology in Wandsworth tonight's Southwark & Lambeth Archaeological Society lecture in Waterloo

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Kate Hoey: the MP who thinks cyclists should be registered (and pay road tax) via @guardian

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Queen to visit the Shard next week:

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