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News & features published on 8 February 2015
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Ex Labour cllr Kingsley Abrams could be TUSC Bermondsey candidate

Labour's candidate against Simon Hughes at the 2001 election is likely to be on the Bermondsey & Old Southwark ballot paper in May 2015 - this time representing TUSC (Trade Union & Socialist Coalition).

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TfL: 'zero tolerance' on pavement clutter on key SE1 streets

Transport for London has declared 'zero tolerance' on 'A' boards and pavement clutter in Borough High Street and Tooley Street.

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Future of Waterloo Library: Lambeth seeks 'community partner'

Lambeth Council has confirmed that it is seeking a 'community partner' to run a library in Waterloo if plans to close and sell the existing library on Lower Marsh go ahead.

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One Tower Bridge garden: council to 'take another look' at access

Southwark Council says it will hold talks with Berkeley Homes and the City of London Corporation to review the decision to prevent social housing tenants from visiting the communal garden in the One Tower Bridge development.

Tweets on 8 February 2015

Cycling blogger @KenningtonPOB proposes replacing RV1 bus with free seaside-style land train: kenningtonpob.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/toward…

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On @ITV now - Lenny Henry at @The_Globe on Bankside

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MPSinthesky A setting sun provided a stunning illumination of this afternoon, the old with the new behind... pic.twitter.com/sGHycUgmT2

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During his visit to Boston, MA, Boris Johnson has renewed his support for a new tunnel to replace London's Inner Ring Road.

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One Tower Bridge garden: council to 'take another look' at decision to deny access for social tenants: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8082

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Just published - Ex Labour cllr Kingsley Abrams could be TUSC Bermondsey candidate goo.gl/fb/ddBZ10

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My Funny Valentine - comedy fundraiser for @ashford_place at @Roxy_Bar_Screen this Friday: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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a retelling of Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales for the 21st century: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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The poetry of Dylan Thomas - talk tomorrow evening at John Harvard Library: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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RichMLondon Go Lambeth...second highest no of cycle commuters after Hackney according to @TheEconomist pic.twitter.com/CW36baZyJ9

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markdenner Not a bad view of the shard... @ The Sky Garden instagram.com/p/y2STa9mrRn/

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Just published - TfL declares 'zero tolerance' on pavement clutter in Borough High Street & Tooley Street goo.gl/fb/SzD3Xf

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bakeacakeplease A helicopter just came up to the window of the shard and the pilot waved😂

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nickswarb The noise in the background is Octavia Hill and Margaret McMillan spinning in their graves: theguardian.com/society/2015/f…

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(Note "expects to see ... provided" as opposed to "we will provide")

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Lambeth's Cllr @JaneEdbrooke "expects to see a new library service provided" in Waterloo: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8083

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Just published - Waterloo Library sell-off: councillors seek guarantees about replacement library @keepwaterloolbr goo.gl/fb/NmQmki

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One Tower Bridge garden latest: Southwark Labour accused of 'shameful' reaction to adverse press coverage: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8082

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Stamford Street shut e/b 3 weeks to connect gas/electric at One Blackfriars skyscraper site london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8078 vine.co/v/OFnB60jMH5W

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One Tower Bridge - council will 'take another look' at access to garden for social tenants: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8082

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Just published - One Tower Bridge garden row: council to 'take another look' at decision to remove access for social goo.gl/fb/uqWJHM

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Last chance to comment on TfL plans for cycle Quietway at Great Dover Street / Globe Street junction consultations.tfl.gov.uk/cycling/waterl…

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Last chance to comment on TfL plans for cycle Quietway at Cornwall Road / Stamford Street junction: consultations.tfl.gov.uk/cycling/waterl…

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Albert_HEO gu.com/p/45tj8/stw Nice to see this story, originally broken by @se1 is going national

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Family Concert at Morley College this morning: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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