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News & features published on 28 March 2014
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Other Desert Cities at The Old Vic

Other Desert Cities at The Old Vic is the first of a series of productions to offer a more intimate experience than the theatre's proscenium arch usually affords.

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Waterloo Festival launches film score competition

The organisers of the Waterloo Festival have teamed up with the British Film Institute to launch this year's film score composition competition.

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SE1 meat processing firm says UK must remain in the EU

The owner of a new halal meat processing plant in South Bermondsey says that the UK's continued membership of the European Union is essential to his firm's survival.

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Blackfriars Road developments: councillor seeks reassurance for locals

A local councillor has asked the leader of Southwark Council to reassure residents of the Blackfriars Road area that their homes won't be demolished to make way for high-rise luxury flats.

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Actress Lesley Sharp visits Globe Academy

Actress Lesley Sharp - currently appearing at the National Theatre on the South Bank - led a Q&A session with GCSE drama pupils at the Globe Academy this week.

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Labour MP trains as teaching assistant at SE1 primary school

A Waterloo primary school has an unlikely new trainee teaching assistant - the Labour Member of Parliament for the Cumbrian town of Barrow in Furness.

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National Theatre's Shed could stay on South Bank for 3 more years

The temporary Shed auditorium outside the National Theatre on the South Bank could remain in situ until 2017 after Lambeth Council extended its planning permission.

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Boris threat to overrule fire authority on Albert Embankment sale

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has threatened to use his power of direction to intervene in the London Fire & Emergency Planning Authority's planned sell-of of its former headquarters at 8 Albert Embankment.

Tweets on 28 March 2014

Friday recap: 8 news items published today: london-se1.co.uk/date/2014-03-28

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cathedralsdavid A picture of Cllrs Adele Morris, Poddy Clark & Eliza Mann at the Blackfriars Settlement fundraiser in Rushworth St pic.twitter.com/eyrTpXtWSP

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MPH123 @se1 Southwark Bridge Road twitpic.com/dzndw7

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MPH123 @se1 Bankside No FT building!! twitpic.com/dzndt5

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The Anchor Bankside in 1985 (No Nando's or Wagamama...) flic.kr/p/mwz9mZ

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richardo24 Sunset over old London Town. pic.twitter.com/4eizoZgYDG

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Just published - review - Other Desert Cities at @oldvictheatre goo.gl/fb/tm8BU

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Ben_Grubb The Shard at sunset. @ Tower Bridge instagram.com/p/mGSSlWC2Kz/

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odettefarrell Loved He Xiangyu military tank made out of Italian leather at White Cube Bermondsey pic.twitter.com/UQnGlsKtwv

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rognbrow He Xiangya's life-sized tank made from Italian leather @_WhiteCube Bermondsey pic.twitter.com/ZbIFQXit61

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kenmcloone Our tank's got a Ukrainian make-over today pic.twitter.com/1QPEJZlE93

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carolyngarritt The Russian tank at the end of our street has come out in support of Ukraine. pic.twitter.com/epzJwqgi3b

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Ludgate House and Sampson House next to Blackfriars Bridge said to be up for sale for £325 million thetimes.co.uk/tto/business/i… via @thetimes

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Create a mobile meadow within the urban landscape of Elephant & Castle: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Just published - Waterloo Festival film score competition for composers aged 18-35 @Waterloofestiv @BFI goo.gl/fb/jcQOK

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se17 Elephant regeneration "greatest theft from taxpayers of Southwark that borough has ever known" says @markgettleson: boo.fm/b2027914

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Revd @SteveChalke of @OasisWaterloo puts name to statement welcoming introduction of same-sex marriage thinkinganglicans.org.uk/archives/00650…

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Just published - SE1 meat processing firm says UK must remain in the EU goo.gl/fb/AOmh6

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Just published - Blackfriars Road development "hotspot": @cathedralsdavid seeks reassurance for existing residents goo.gl/fb/zFka7

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Just published - @NationalTheatre actress Lesley Sharp visits @ARKGlobeAcademy goo.gl/fb/sGSnc

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MPSCathedralSgt Response team officers responding to a pickpocket hiding in a shop on Borough High St hopefully some good news will come from that!

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Just published - Labour MP @JWoodcockMP trains as teaching assistant at SE1 primary school @OasisJohanna goo.gl/fb/hWJjB

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Just published - National Theatre's red Shed could stay for 3 more years; @ntwatchthispace heads to @stjohnswaterloo goo.gl/fb/eKBEp

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Just published - Boris threat to overrule fire authority on Albert Embankment sale goo.gl/fb/WsW2l

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mippy According to an unearthed poster at London Bridge, you can buy a luxury flat in Sutton for £75k. Also, Littlewoods have a £1m jackpot!

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PeterTatchell Ted Bowman has died. Dedicated his life to uplifting local community. @SouthwarkLabour stalwart. MUCH loved bit.ly/1jrsHT8 via @se1

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Giant inflatable whale too 'religious' for Potters Fields Park fw.to/eXcQIzS via @Telegraph

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