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News & features published on 19 December 2014
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Light show at the Shard every night till New Year's Eve

The top of the Shard will be the focus of a nightly light show each day until New Year's Eve between 5pm and midnight.

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TfL plans extra buses between Old Kent Road and Elephant & Castle

Transport for London is expected to launch a public consultation in the new year on plans to extend bus route 415 from Elephant & Castle to Tesco in Old Kent Road.

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Murderer on the run caught after visiting Waterloo day centre

A convicted murderer who absconded from prison months ago has been apprehended in Waterloo.

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Garden Bridge planning approval endorsed by City Hall

Construction of the new Garden Bridge over the River Thames could begin next year after the scheme was given the green light by the Mayor of London's office.

Tweets on 19 December 2014

Friday recap: Garden Bridge + Old Kent Road bus services London-SE1.co.uk/date/2014-12-19

via TweetDeck

AdamBienkov Boris says there's no money to keep open London's police or fire stations. In other news he's just spent £30m on a bridge for Joanna Lumley.

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 9:25 PM, Dec 19th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Light show at the Shard every night till New Year's Eve goo.gl/fb/pMvrIU

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SE1 restaurants & pubs open on Christmas Day:

london-se1.co.uk/restaurants/ch…

[additions to list welcome]

via Twitter for Mac

Bus route 415 could be extended from Elephant & Castle via Bricklayers Arms to Tesco in Old Kent Road london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8017

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Garden Bridge: "We want people from all over the UK to feel it's their bridge and their garden" - Lord Davies tells @BBCRadio4

via Twitter for Mac

TfLTrafficNews Whilst I'm checking the queues on the A406, here is a shot of the Shard light show as seen from Elephant & Castle. pic.twitter.com/E2f27DaUS4

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 6:15 PM, Dec 19th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Garden Bridge: the Thames is now a playground for private fantasies says @ollywainwright gu.com/p/44by7/stw

via Twitter for Websites

ITVTextSanta Ahead of tonight's full film, here are some photos from @Schofe's climb up the spire of The Shard:
po.st/61Ff2A

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 3:34 PM, Dec 19th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Ugly Duck - the new name for @4749TannerSt ift.tt/13aAopN

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Breastfeeding will be "encouraged" on the Garden Bridge, Boris tells @VanessaOnAir

via Twitter for Mac

Re @StPaulsLondon concerns about Garden Bridge, Boris Johnson tells @VanessaOnAir that John Donne would have approved of the bridge

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jasonbruges Commissioned by @TheShardLondon Jason Bruges Studio created to celebrate the festive season and NYE 2014 pic.twitter.com/Qfr1kr3yO1

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:17 PM, Dec 19th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Giant Snow Globe, Festive Face Painting and Christmas Card Making Craft Workshop at Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Plans for more buses between Old Kent Road and Elephant & Castle @ValShawcross goo.gl/fb/xmcJ8E

via Google

[Forum] Reports of card cloning devices used at ATMs in The Cut: london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/1…

via Twitter for Mac

New @BonvoyageUK coffee shop now open at Bankside entrance to Blackfriars Station

Listing: london-se1.co.uk/restaurants/in… pic.twitter.com/d3eDToxuqt

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Murderer on the run caught after visiting Waterloo day centre goo.gl/fb/4UjVl6

via Google

Garden Bridge Trust says it has raised £110 million of its £175 million target london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8015

via Twitter for Mac

Chef José Pizarro: what makes me happy gu.com/p/448ky/tw via @guardian

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Just published - Garden Bridge planning approval endorsed by City Hall goo.gl/fb/qE7Gg6

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