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Tuesday 3 February 2015

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News & features published on 3 February 2015
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Gatwick Airport claims second runway will boost SE1 regeneration

The owners of Gatwick Airport claim that their plans for a second runway will boost the regeneration of SE1 thanks to direct rail links with London Bridge and Elephant & Castle.

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Vauxhall gay sauna shut after three men taken ill

A gay sauna on Albert Embankment has been closed after three men were taken ill early on Sunday morning.

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8 facts about Borough, Bankside & Walworth

Southwark Council has published a new profile of the residents of Borough, Bankside and Walworth based on information from the 2011 census.

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Boris challenged on Garden Bridge by Waterloo resident

Boris Johnson has been challenged by a Waterloo resident on the decision to award 60 million of public funding to the Garden Bridge during his monthly radio phone-in.

Tweets on 3 February 2015

BigBlokeOnABike A fairly scary moment at elephant and Castle yesterday morning... youtube.com/watch?v=tsBoWa… Tell me what you think in the comments.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 11:13 PM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

benkind Carriage 34 license suspended for 3 mnths whilst owner says looking 2 reopen as new business, current mngmnt to have nothing to do with it

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:10 PM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

thisismikehall My drawing of The Shard in London during construction in 2011 - available as a print etsy.me/1HV5wMR pic.twitter.com/MWaVSiWD7X

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:48 PM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Cllrs discussing plans to make lift overrun of Linden Homes dev in Blackfriars Rd 1.4m higher, tipping it over 30m 'tall building' threshold

via Twitter for Mac

Arriva has lost the contract to operate the 168 bus route. New operator Metroline takes over in September.

via Twitter for Mac

Leathermarket JMB - Richard Bailey’s colleagues remember him: leathermarketjmb.org.uk/2015/02/03/ric…

via Twitter for Mac

Magna Carta wasn't known by that name until 1217 when it was part of a peace treaty agreed at Lambeth reut.rs/1Dpd3Np via @Reuters

via Twitter Web Client

se16 Coming soon from @SouthwarkCCI - a Seminar and Q+A session on Pensions – The New Regulations

se16.com/event/a-semina…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 7:42 PM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Meet the baby who pushed London's population to an all time high standard.co.uk/news/london/me…

via Twitter Web Client

Gatwick Airport reckons that a second runway will boost the fortunes of Elephant & Castle: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8075

via Twitter for Mac

james_hatts There's a funny noise coming from the rubbish bins at Southwark Council HQ. Mouse?

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 7:02 PM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Just published - Gatwick Airport claims second runway will boost SE1 regeneration goo.gl/fb/ub1GeU

via Google

deansouthwark The amazing Oscar Romero cross in @StGeorgesCath is worth visiting as his martyrdom is recognised by Pope Francis. pic.twitter.com/xCQ5RS2xL3

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:57 PM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

MPSinthesky The Imperial War Museum as we passed! @I_W_M pic.twitter.com/DBJYVdylyI

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:56 PM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Vauxhall gay sauna shut after three men taken ill goo.gl/fb/kc9M3F

via Google

Just published - 8 facts about Borough, Bankside & Walworth goo.gl/fb/8bi5Mu

via Google

Borough, Bankside and Walworth has the highest proportion of economically inactive residents in Southwark: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8073

via Twitter for Mac

11% of Borough, Bankside and Walworth residents identify as Muslim: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8073

via Twitter for Mac

Borough, Bankside and Walworth has the highest proportion of obese 4-5 year olds in Southwark

via Twitter for Mac

Oscar Romero declared to be martyr by @Pontifex

See the colourful Romero cross at @StGeorgesCath Southwark:

london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7100

via Twitter for Mac

@davidsim that's only half of it... There is far worse in the papers for tonight's meeting.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to davidsim

Lambeth councillors tonight decide future of Carriage 34 in Lower Marsh.

Police want change of management & name.

london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8040

via TweetDeck

Just published - Boris challenged on Garden Bridge by Waterloo resident @LBC goo.gl/fb/U6WqVn

via Google

Clearing Snow on Westminster Bridge, 1955: flickr.com/photos/londonm… from @LdnMetArchives

via Twitter for Mac

se16 Bermondsey and Rotherhithe has the highest proportion of obese 10-11 year olds in Southwark: se16.com/2904-7-facts-a…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 1:08 PM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

@c_g_citizen It's because they're demolishing the church on NKR - they either need to givee church new building or lots of £££. Fair enough.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to c_g_citizen

Future site of Crossway Church at Elephant and Castle pic.twitter.com/0H58oam66l

via Twitter for iPhone

se17 Southwark Council is expecting £16.5m from Lend Lease in the next few weeks as reimbursement of costs incurred in Heygate estate demolition

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 11:35 AM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

se17 Cleaning up the paint thrown at Lend Lease sales pavilion on Saturday @marchforhomes pic.twitter.com/a6hwvs3gBy

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:35 AM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Maureen from Waterloo calls @LBC to criticise Garden Bridge.

Boris tells her it will bring "excitement" to South Bank.

via Twitter for iPhone

PGtips EXCLUSIVE! Time to reveal my Monumental Mission, chums… I’m going to scale to the top of The Shard! pic.twitter.com/sfuioYjDcw

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:41 AM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

hollybrocks The queue at the immigration office in London Bridge is such that there's a family with a baby standing out in the snow.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:21 AM, Feb 3rd, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

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