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News & features published on 15 February 2014
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Southwark Street shut overnight after storm damage at RBS offices

Part of Southwark Street was sealed off by police overnight on Friday night after an office building occupied by RBS was damaged in high winds.

Tweets on 15 February 2014

MPSNewingtonSgt Newington PCSO's on a cordon at a building in Southwark Street which was damaged last night in the storms.

via web (retweeted on 10:18 PM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

1834 London storm: "A coal-barge was swamped and sunk near Bankside" transpont.blogspot.co.uk/2014/02/a-viol… via @Transpontine

via Twitter for Mac

AndyWoodward85 Bakerloo line extension would cost £2 billion london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7401 < But South London deserves the investment to bring growth & employment

via Tweet Button (retweeted on 9:07 PM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

JoChambrs Plank of wood about to be blown off roof of southwark st building yesterday PM... @metpoliceuk super quick to arrive pic.twitter.com/7AATrnR549

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:03 PM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

@Pops1978 The Refinery is right on the edge of the cordon. The only place that's definitely closed is M&S.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to Pops1978

RealFoodFest After a rather eventful, windy interlude, the market is back up and cooking! @southbankcentre @southbanklondon @se1

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:20 PM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

If you wondered where all those uprooted trees went, it looks like they are on the menu at Carlo's pic.twitter.com/5Tue8fIciD

via iOS

Spring has sprung at Elephant & Castle roundabout pic.twitter.com/TADRaR14kp

via iOS

Southwark Street + M&S still shut. No sign of work to remove the hazard. Amazing how many ppl ignore police cordon. pic.twitter.com/6OCvnbbCoX

via Twitter for iPhone

TfLTrafficNews Elephant & Castle roundabout (all directions) at the j/w St George's Road - Lanes 2 & 3 (of 3) areblocked due to a collision.

via HootSuite (retweeted on 1:34 PM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Newington Causeway/Borough Road development plans - exhibition open till 3pm: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

cassamlooch Amazing double-rainbow against the Shard just now! pic.twitter.com/BqpEe4njro

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 1:21 PM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

mad_etf @GrahamPile1 @se1 another one from the Thames river pic.twitter.com/WxRO55bT10

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 1:18 PM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

GrahamPile1 @se1 Double Rainbow!! pic.twitter.com/6YchLOK3sR

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:16 PM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

Southwark Street closure means RV1 diverted via Elephant but 381 is going via Borough Road

via Twitter for iPhone

Open top tourist buses diverted via Elephant & Castle due to Southwark Street closure

via Twitter for iPhone

"We are open" says @VapianoUK despite road closure due to unsafe building pic.twitter.com/QHH1dX7JBU

via iOS

Top 10 bestselling books in the first week of the new @Foyles bookshop at Waterloo Station: foyles.co.uk/Public/Biblio/…

via Twitter for Mac

@TheWorkingParty Feel free to email more info etc

via web in reply to TheWorkingParty

Rima1731 White Hind Alley, Bankside ,Southwark 1896. pic.twitter.com/tlhX0NxoUk

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 11:05 AM, Feb 15th, 2014 via web)

CAAGallery Southwark Street is partially closed due to building safety concerns but WE ARE OPEN!

via web (retweeted on 11:05 AM, Feb 15th, 2014 via web)

MikeEL88 last night cyclist hit this giant bike-size pothole, almost killed by lorry, Road SE17 pic.twitter.com/Hh6wBrqK6F

via web (retweeted on 11:04 AM, Feb 15th, 2014 via web)

@davidfirn Not technically the Blue Fin Building - the damage is two blocks away at the more boringly named 'Bankside 3' occupied by RBS

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to davidfirn

Just published - Southwark Street shut overnight after storm damage at RBS offices; M&S Simply Food sealed off goo.gl/fb/j30gA

via Google

'New Routemaster' buses on route 148 from today: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7403

via TweetDeck

M&S Simply Food Southwark Street remains shut due to risk of falling masonry from RBS offices above pic.twitter.com/kGbhUzDqmS

via iOS

createstreets Miserable new street 'frontage' near London Bridge. Huge foyer, long blank wall. Pathetic place-making in prime cite pic.twitter.com/Ptv2y9zfoc

via web (retweeted on 9:54 AM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

550 homes planned on Newington Causeway and Borough Road - see plans today: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via TweetDeck

Peter__Williams Thanks @MartinToye for pic of @eastcoastuk branding at Bridge station. @LULTFL pic.twitter.com/FeHGRX0Asl

via iOS (retweeted on 9:40 AM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

London Children's Book Swap today - three participating venues in SE1: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/types/…

via TweetDeck

CoolTan Arts Largactyl Shuffle: LGBT History Walk across Southwark today london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

The @RealFoodFest market outside Festival Hall is closed till mid-afternoon due to "severe wind issues"

via Twitter for Mac

peterjohn6 Large tree down on Neckinger Estate - council workmen already on site removing.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:06 AM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

TfL: Southwark Street remains shut eastbound due to unsafe RBS building above M&S pic.twitter.com/04hUg9tufW

via Twitter for Mac

ianpatterson99 Route 148 gets the Boris bus starting today - but without the conductor so no hop on/off option. london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7403

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 8:25 AM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Any storm damage in your part of SE1?

via Twitter for Mac

RT @TfLBusAlerts: Routes N343 N381 are subject to diversion and delays on Southwark Street due to an unsafe building.

via HootSuite in reply to TfLBusAlerts

Another view of the damage to the RBS building that's shut Southwark Street tonight pic.twitter.com/04hUg9tufW

via Twitter for Mac

Hoardings blown away on Blackfriars Road

via Twitter for iPhone

NRE_SWT No more trains will leave London Waterloo tonight.

via HootSuite (retweeted on 12:44 AM, Feb 15th, 2014 via Tweet Button)

Overturned (empty!) @BetterBankside grit bin Union Street pic.twitter.com/KRBJmXhnuS

via iOS

Fallen hoarding on Union Street pic.twitter.com/74p96nTyXN

via iOS

Southwark Street now shut due to risk f falling masonry above M&S. Paddington firefighters here pic.twitter.com/D3KRgxmlgK

via Twitter for iPhone

Long Lane now reopened to westbound traffic after fallen tree cleared

via Twitter for iPhone

February at a glance
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