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News & features published on 2 September 2014
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Trader fined for selling seahorse extract at Elephant & Castle

A Chinese medicine trader who sold sexual enhancement pills containing seahorse extracts has been fined by magistrates after a keen-eyed detective spotted her illegal products on sale.

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Giant hippo heralds start of Totally Thames festival

A 21-metre wooden hippopotamus was towed up the Thames through the centre of London on Tuesday to mark the start of Totally Thames, a month-long river festival.

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Royal British Legion opens Borough High Street 'pop in centre'

The Royal British Legion has turned part of the ground floor of its Borough High Street headquarters into a new 'pop in centre' for advice and information.

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Centenary of Waterloo-born Labour foreign secretary George Brown

The centenary of foreign secretary George Brown, born on 2 September 1914 just a month into the First World War, falls this year.

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Blackfriars watercolour to feature on tube station posters

A watercolour of Blackfriars Railway Bridge is one of two Thames-related paintings to be displayed on posters at river piers and tube stations around London.

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Blue Fin Food Festival: lunchtime food market in Canvey Street

A new lunchtime food market has opened in Bankside's Canvey Street.

Tweets on 2 September 2014

Tuesday recap: Hippos, seahorses and elephants london-se1.co.uk/date/2014-09-02

via TweetDeck

Stella__Norris Oh hello there beautiful, beautiful sky. Heading home to the lovely @se1. pic.twitter.com/xbCUFhWhRN

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:50 PM, Sep 2nd, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

@TomFarmer85 is that instead of MPA gallery or in addition?

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to TomFarmer85

Cllr @MaisieA asking questions at planning committee about segregation of affordable housing in new Bermondsey development

via Twitter for Mac

Councillors now discussing plans for major development at corner of Grange Walk and The Grange, Bermondsey pic.twitter.com/l3LDl52mZt

via Twitter for Mac

13-storey tower on Rockingham Street approved by councillors.

Story on SE1 website 2moro.

Some MCH residents fear loss of Shard view.

via Twitter for Mac

BermondseyPaul Boutcher CE Primary School, has Re-joined twitter! This time as @boutchercofe (better name!) why not give them a follow?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:27 PM, Sep 2nd, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

VisitBankside from the shiny new building on blackfriars rd instagram.com/p/sc_0M3mwHt/

via Instagram (retweeted on 7:26 PM, Sep 2nd, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

At Southwark planning committee. Agenda includes 13 storey tower on Rockingham Street + 167 new homes on Grange Walk Bermondsey.

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Trader fined for selling seahorse extract at Elephant & Castle goo.gl/fb/A4RElZ

via Google

[Job vacancy] Bookeeper/accountant, Managed Living Partnerships: london-se1.co.uk/classifieds/jo…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Giant hippo heralds start of @TotallyThames festival goo.gl/fb/fjJZ2w

via Google

@TeamLondonBdg please may we use this pic (with credit)? We messed up the timing and got to Blackfriars Bridge just as it disappeared...

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to TeamLondonBdg

popplestone Now heading for Westminster bridge RT @se1: Hippo now approaching Waterloo Bridge

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:37 PM, Sep 2nd, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

Police horses on Blackfriars Bridge pic.twitter.com/GhemDOQaXu

via Twitter for iPhone

Hippo now approaching Waterloo Bridge

via Twitter for iPhone

zoelizabeth91 Not every day you see a hippo in the instagram.com/p/scrYU7OLAp/

via Instagram (retweeted on 4:27 PM, Sep 2nd, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

famholidayassoc Eh? passes under Tower Bridge a few minutes ago... Very near our office. pic.twitter.com/p85sGEosDD

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:24 PM, Sep 2nd, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

The is at Tower Bridge - keep your eyes peeled if you are near the river in SE1. It's heading for Nine Elms

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Royal British Legion opens Borough High Street 'pop in centre' for veterans and families goo.gl/fb/alCWRe

via Google

LabourHistory Labour Deputy Leader & Foreign Sec George Brown was born 100 yrs ago today - @se1 looks at his south London childhood london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7816

via Twitter for Websites (retweeted on 2:07 PM, Sep 2nd, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Centenary of Waterloo-born Labour foreign secretary George Brown goo.gl/fb/rjaes5

via Google

Just published - Blackfriars rail bridge watercolour to feature on tube station posters @aotulondon @TotallyThames goo.gl/fb/i4BBFB

via Google

The @TotallyThames hippo should be passing SE1 about 4pm onwards en route to Nine Elms pic.twitter.com/tpoHq4q0T5 via @liquid_highway1

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Blue Fin Food Festival: lunchtime food market in Canvey Street goo.gl/fb/lLeHhn

via Google

Some Royal Mail delivery offices will open on Sunday from this weekend - but Mandela Way isn't among the first batch.

via Twitter for Mac

Job vacancies posted on 2 September 2014
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