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News & features published on 9 June 2014
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Farewell to Canon Bruce Saunders at Southwark Cathedral

Canon Bruce Saunders received a standing ovation from the congregation of Southwark Cathedral on Sunday morning as he marked his retirement as sub dean and canon pastor.

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Cllr Sunil Chopra becomes Mayor of Southwark

Cllr Sunil Chopra was elected as Mayor of Southwark on Saturday at the borough's annual mayor-making ceremony, held this year at Southwark Cathedral for the first time.

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Catalan human tower outside City Hall part of Europe-wide action

A Catalan human tower group came to More London on Sunday morning as part of a coordinated series of actions in eight European cities to call for a referendum on independence for Catalonia.

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Southwark Bridge Road anti-rough-sleeper studs should go, says Boris

Mayor of London Boris Johnson and Southwark Council leader Peter John have called for the owners of a block of flats to remove controversial spikes designed to deter rough sleepers.

Tweets on 9 June 2014

KatieJayneVale I'd like to cover the spikes in cement. Then once dry add some blankets & cushions, maybe a photo on the wall. Make it nice

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:28 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Monday recap: , , Southwark's new Mayor and today's other stories se1.info/TAPyjC

via Twitter for Mac

The petition has now reached 17,800 signatures change.org/en-GB/petition…

via Twitter for Mac

TearfundRhythms You've seen the picture, maybe even retweeted it. Now what? 5 ideas here: rth.ms/1kXCcrS RT pic.twitter.com/xrvMtLHI0Q

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:42 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Gareth_Davies09 For those looking for affordable solutions to rough sleeping, are now available on Amazon imageshack.com/a/img855/7839/…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:25 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

OfficialBSO We would like to take a moment to encourage you all to donate to the wonderful @MannaCentre ow.ly/xNXJS

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 10:24 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Spikes keep the homeless away, pushing them further out of sight: theguardian.com/commentisfree/… via @guardian

via Twitter for iPhone

antiques_atlas 18thc Bronze Hand Pump from London Bridge.... antiques-atlas.com/antique/18thc_… From Bay Hall Antiques

via Antiques Atlas (retweeted on 9:47 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

More than 60 new works by Gilbert & George will be shown at @_WhiteCube Bermondsey this summer: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via TweetDeck

Shell Centre development approved by Eric Pickles faces legal challenge independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-n… via @Independent

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[Forum] According to @CathedralsTom, the Waterloo Road Waitrose rumour isn't true: london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/1…

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Stephen Humphrey is giving a talk about the history of Elephant & Castle next week: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/… @ElephantParkLDN

via Twitter for Mac

LSBU student wins award for folding scooter design dailyecho.co.uk/news/district/…

via Twitter for Websites

Just published - Farewell to Canon Bruce Saunders of @Southwarkcathed and St Hugh's Bermondsey goo.gl/fb/NY4R6

via Google

Seems that there's going to be a protest outside 118 Southwark Bridge Road on Tuesday at 5pm

via Twitter for Mac

GalliardHomes Galliard sold site in 2009 we did not install the spikes at 118 Southwark Bridge Rd, residents own site use Property Partners to manage

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:25 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

For some reason we're receiving lots of press releases today about Chigwell and Basildon

via Twitter for Mac

CNWR86 @se1 photographer and homeless man doing something on the spikes on Southwark Bridge Road pic.twitter.com/3ck42lKRcr

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:00 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Southwark's new Mayor names homelessness projects @RobesSleepout and @UKH4H2010 as beneficiaries of charity appeal: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7618

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Cllr Sunil Chopra becomes Mayor of Southwark goo.gl/fb/ZH4JG

via Google

Just published - Pics & video - Catalan human tower outside City Hall part of Europe-wide action goo.gl/fb/8vZgx

via Google

drbenjohnson Suggest the developers of the "homeless spikes" join the annual @RobesSleepout for a clearer view of these issues robes.org.uk/?page_id=21

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 1:34 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Is wild cannabis growing at Tower Bridge and the Shard? thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/11264586.…

via Twitter for Mac

CityPolice Come and get your marked for tomorrow on from 7.30am till 10am pic.twitter.com/X812gEg0dC

via Photos on iOS (retweeted on 12:47 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Southwark Bridge Road spikes are "inhumane and callous" says @GreenJennyJones: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7616

via Twitter for Mac

Bathrooms for new Southwark homes ... prefabricated in United Arab Emirates london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7609

via Twitter for Mac

iamclarec Would anyone be willing to help 3D print tiles to counter the anti-homeless spikes in Southwark? independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-n…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:36 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

livingsouth Coffee to go? Phone box to become SE1's smallest coffee shop! london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7602 via @se1

via Twitter for Websites (retweeted on 12:33 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

The @OfficialBSO says it is "shocked" that its name has been linked to the Southwark Bridge Road studs: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7616

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Mayor and council call for removal of 'inhumane' Southwark Bridge Road anti-rough-sleeper studs goo.gl/fb/cwqb9

via Google

peterjohn6 All homeless people in Southwark should be treated with respect and compassion - not spikes. I hope they will be removed from Swk Br Rd.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:38 AM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

paulwaugh Boris, aka @MayorofLondon, lambasts 'ugly, self defeating + stupid' anti-homless spikes. "Developer shd remove them ASAP"

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:38 AM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Will Self: London’s high-rise future is thrusting, exhilarating, yet strangely insubstantial gu.com/p/3pz3p/tw via @guardian

via Twitter for Websites

4,000 people have signed a petition against the controversial anti-rough-sleeper spikes at 118 Southwark Bridge Road change.org/en-GB/petition…

via Twitter for Mac

se17 Vivienne Westwood criticises Elephant & Castle regeneration: independent.co.uk/news/people/pr… via @Independent

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 8:57 AM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

LBC Our reporter @TomsonSwarb tries lying on the controversial homeless spikes in Southwark - see how he got on l-bc.co/66rtJV

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 8:49 AM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter Web Client)

Worldbusk Please show your support for @musequality's orchestra, performing at tube station this morning to launch 2014 ! @se1

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:31 AM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

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