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News & features published on 16 December 2014
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King's College London to drop 'misunderstood' C-word from name

King's College London - which has campuses in Waterloo and at Guy's and St Thomas' hospitals - is to rebrand as 'King's London' in the new year.

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No takers for riverside 'cultural space' next to Tower Bridge

After more than a decade, Berkeley Homes has failed to find a tenant for the cultural space in its One Tower Bridge development alongside Potters Fields Park.

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Firefighters tackle small blaze at London Bridge Tube Station

Around 1,000 passengers were evacuated from London Bridge Underground Station on Tuesday morning when a small fire broke out in an office.

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Waterloo to Greenwich Quietway cycle route to open in May

A new backstreet cycle route from Waterloo to Greenwich via Southwark will open in May 2015, the Mayor of London has confirmed.

Tweets on 16 December 2014

Tuesday recap: Culture space cut back at Potters Fields + London Bridge fire + Quietways latest London-SE1.co.uk/date/2014-12-16

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Culture to be cut in favour of commerce at One Tower Bridge development: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8010

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Crystal Palace Band will be playing carols at Hay's Galleria from 5.30pm: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Victoria Beckham goes shopping in Bermondsey Street:

mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-… via @DailyMirror

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Just published - King's College London to drop 'college' from name because foreigners don't understand goo.gl/fb/DJmT2i

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Just published - No takers for riverside 'cultural space' next to Tower Bridge goo.gl/fb/qSBrqE

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OfficialBSO 8 APPOINTMENTS TOMORROW! We're examining newly qualified osteopaths from the EU & need new patients. Book now
020 7407 0222 @se1

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 1:24 PM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

MattCElthamSth Pedestrian hit by bus in Tooley St. Hope she's ok. Tooley St far far too manic at best of times. Ripe for shared space & buses/taxis only ?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:07 PM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

BermondseyBeat Pedestrian hit by bus outside London Bridge Tube, Tooley street side.

via Twitter for Windows Phone (retweeted on 12:33 PM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Just published - Firefighters tackle small blaze at London Bridge Tube Station goo.gl/fb/PhJtuc

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Innocent still giving out free smoothies in St Thomas Street pic.twitter.com/uwks9pNSGF

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Fire crews from Whitechapel, Dockhead and Dowgate dealing with London Bridge Tube Station fire pic.twitter.com/3lTt4DypJQ

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LondonFire We're dealing with a small fire in the basement of London Bridge underground station. It's not on the train network. Avoid if possible.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:27 AM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

simonharrisitv Fire crews at London Bridge tube station. @itvlondon pic.twitter.com/ZkepyaOGhW

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King's College London to drop 'College' from its name in £300k rebrand roarnews.co.uk/wordpress/?p=1… via @Roar_News

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bjacksonuk As close as I can get pic.twitter.com/tzqk6stwN4

via Tweetbot for iΟS (retweeted on 10:05 AM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

bjacksonuk Police cordon and four fire engines at London Bridge station, Borough High St entrance

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TfLTrafficNews A3 Borough High Street S/B / London Bridge stn - road part blocked by emergency services responding to fire alert. Q's on approach. Delays.

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bjacksonuk London Bridge station entrance closed on Borough High Street vine.co/v/OghAeMQ3Kdl

via Vine - Make a Scene (retweeted on 10:02 AM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

LondonFire Our crews are investigating reports of a slight smell of smoke coming from an office at London Bridge underground station. More soon,.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:59 AM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

garethadams London Bridge underground being evacuated pic.twitter.com/PNVsVdkvhJ

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ricbarham @itvlondon Fire brigade and police at London Bridge tube station in Borough high street.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:59 AM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Quietway cycle route: TfL launches public consultations re Stamford Street & Great Dover Street junctions:

london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8008

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1,000 kisses and 1,000 bunches of mistletoe at @boroughmarket this lunchtime london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/… + @RHULChapelChoir

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This morning @georgenturner legal challenge to Shell Centre redevelopment heard by Mr Justice Collins at High Court londoncampaigns.wordpress.com

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Glimpses of lost London from 1930 to 1980 - see old films tonight at John Harvard Library london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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PaulKenton Silver Shard- using my watercolour techniques on this one. Silver foil on the Shard makes it sing.. instagram.com/p/wqXQFnJ49T/

via Instagram (retweeted on 9:24 AM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Waterloo to Greenwich Quietway cycle route to open in May goo.gl/fb/9FBZFV

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RNHeaton St Paul's are right. looks like an aircraft carrier parked across the Thames. With planters.
independent.co.uk/arts-entertain…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:15 AM, Dec 16th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

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