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News & features published on 7 February 2014
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Southwark chooses Tower Bridge Road for High Street Challenge launch

This week Southwark's cabinet member for communities and economic wellbeing visited Tower Bridge Road to launch a new fund for improvements to local high streets.

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Jubilee line tube train frequency to be increased

The frequency of trains on the Jubilee line will be increased from May this year, Mayor of London Boris Johnson has confirmed.

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Archbishop of Canterbury backs South Bank neighbourhood plan

The Archbishop of Canterbury has given his backing to proposals to draw up a neighbourhood plan for the South Bank and Waterloo.

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Mayor to receive Borough High Street pedestrian crossings petition

A petition calling for new pedestrian crossings on Borough High Street has been delivered to City Hall.

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Licensing policy: Southwark could follow Lambeth's lead

Southwark Council could follow the example of neighbouring Lambeth and set out a model list of operating hours for pubs, bars, clubs and off-licences.

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Sales office for 'One Blackfriars' luxury flats opened in Dubai

The developer of a new skyscraper at the southern end of Blackfriars Bridge has opened a new sales office in Dubai.

Tweets on 7 February 2014

Friday recap: Localism, licensing, pedestrian crossings and overseas investors se1.info/1lFYZdD

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Seven years ago Maria Sharapova played tennis in a fake snowstorm in Potters Fields Park to promote bid london-se1.co.uk/news/view/2786

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TfLTrafficNews London Bridge is slow N/B and q's on Bank & Cannon Street E/B. Tower Bridge Rd is slow northbound from Bricklayers Arms. Aldgate also slow.

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MPSCathedralSgt I'm off home team are on until midnight. PC Dan just arrested someone for impersonating a police officer. Couldn't find the vehicle thief?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:03 PM, Feb 7th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Just published - Southwark's @Victoria_Mills chooses @TowerBridgeRd for High Street Challenge launch goo.gl/fb/XPrnz

via Google

Just published - Jubilee line tube train frequency to be increased goo.gl/fb/JnyrH

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Rainbow over St Paul's Cathedral and Southwark Bridge, with fluffy clouds flic.kr/p/jQyDjN

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Just published - Archbishop of Canterbury @JustinWelby backs South Bank & Waterloo neighbourhood plan goo.gl/fb/HbqSI

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hannahgoing Southwark Bridge and St Paul's. Taken last night on the way between work and Waterloo flickr.com/photos/3363325…

via web (retweeted on 12:42 PM, Feb 7th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Borough High Street pedestrian crossings petition to be passed to Mayor of London goo.gl/fb/wntPn

via Google

Just published - Licensing policy: Southwark could follow Lambeth's lead goo.gl/fb/IZBmb

via Google

ChaucerVijay @TfLOfficial confirm they will add another bus to route from March. Thanks to @ValShawcross for her hard work on this! @SouthwarkLabour

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:25 AM, Feb 7th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Sales office for Blackfriars Road luxury flats opened ... in Dubai goo.gl/fb/T2CcF

via Google

Countrylifemag Hark! What is that I spy! Is that the sun lighting up the shard?! I BELIEVE SO!

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:58 AM, Feb 7th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

AlanBarrierEA We are expecting the 500th closure of the today, the 147th for flood defence purposes. Timings to follow when confirmed.

via HootSuite (retweeted on 10:33 AM, Feb 7th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

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