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News & features published on 10 February 2015
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Southwark gives 500,000 to Old Vic theatre's 20 million appeal

Southwark Council has agreed to give the Lambeth-based Old Vic theatre 500,000 for its endowment fund.

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Aylesbury Estate rubble dumped in foyer of Southwark Council HQ

Activists staging an 'occupation' of part of the Aylesbury Estate in Walworth have dumped rubble from smashed up flats in the foyer of Southwark Council's offices at Tooley Street.

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Heart-shaped bike rack appears in Union Street

Just in time for St Valentine's Day, Cyclehoop has teamed up with Hackney-based artist Graham McLoughlin and the British Heart Foundation to place 14 heart-shaped cycle stands across Central London.

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Sainsbury's Local opens at One Tower Bridge

Sainsbury's has opened its ninth Local convenience store in SE1.

Tweets on 10 February 2015

KellyHallDesign My new Southwark painting in celebration of architecture both old and new @Southwarkcathed @TimeOutArt @aladyinlondon pic.twitter.com/j6hg5Ez01d

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:31 PM, Feb 10th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

1985 - chemical spillage during demolition of Eldorado Ice Cream Factory, Stamford Street (now Bernie Spain Gardens) youtube.com/watch?v=e7IpZh…

via Twitter for Mac

alex_mizzi Heart-shaped bike racks in Union Street for @TheBHF. So cute! Who cares if it's for 14/2? Via the essential @se1 london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8091

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:13 PM, Feb 10th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

What the Windsor line platforms at Waterloo Station looked like before Waterloo International was built: youtube.com/watch?v=4vcHmL…

via Twitter for Mac

Concerned about plans to shut down and sell off Waterloo Library?

Public meeting Wednesday 6.30pm:

london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

Se_Railway Because a problem with a level crossing at Charlton trains are unable to run between London Bridge and Charlton. 1/2

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 8:57 PM, Feb 10th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Southwark Council gives half a million pounds to Lambeth's @oldvictheatre london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8093

via Twitter for Mac

What Vauxhall Cross looked like before the MI6 building was built: youtube.com/watch?v=DRE5EE…

via Twitter for Mac

SE1 now has 9 branches of Sainsbury’s Local ... and #10 opens in three weeks time: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8090

via Twitter for Mac

lb_southwark Old Kent Road Community Forum: tomorrow from 6.30pm. Discuss the future of Old Kent Road and action plan for area bit.ly/1uzcLE5

via CrowdControlHQ (retweeted on 7:34 PM, Feb 10th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

After 40 years, Lake Havasu City officially acknowledges London Bridge: havasunews.com/news/after-yea…

via Twitter for Mac

Southwark planning sub committee A is considering application for 96 Webber Street pic.twitter.com/xUpxXkCQ0O

via Twitter for iPhone

Councillors due to approve redevelopment of building with the Banksy on The Grange - mural will be incorporated into new building.

via Twitter for Mac

Smiths of Smithfield/Spitalfields hoping to get planning permission tonight for new venue at Hop Exchange Southwark pic.twitter.com/1U7ubNunm2

via Twitter for Mac

Important planning applications for schemes in Webber Street, Grange Road and Southwark Street to be decided by councillors this evening.

via Twitter for Mac

£1.1 million flat in an old hat factory on Redcross Way: rightmove.co.uk/property-for-s…

via Twitter for Mac

Suspect @coyleneil will object to @KingsleyAbrams claim he "has been at the forefront of pushing through cuts": socialistworker.co.uk/art/39909/How+…

via Twitter for Mac

nigeljamesphoto @se1 Starbucks clink closed soon to reopen as red bus souvenir tat shop pic.twitter.com/wHnYZBZJX2

via Twitter for Windows Phone (retweeted on 5:48 PM, Feb 10th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Police still at Southwark Council Tooley Street offices after earlier incident london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8092 pic.twitter.com/RLmHm9MMVj

via Twitter for iPhone

@jonaths still on the cards so far as I know

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to jonaths

Just published - Southwark gives £500,000 to Old Vic theatre's £20 million appeal goo.gl/fb/5Yb1Eg

via Google

MPSinthesky On a particularly grey day, two "rays of light" streaking "shardlike" across the skies @TheShardLondon pic.twitter.com/dNXpG3ER2u

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:24 PM, Feb 10th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Southwark Council is considering reducing the amount of paper it prints for councillors & allowing them to read papers on their own tablets

via Twitter for Mac

SInglisKidger Southwark Cathedral against a rather splendid sky instagram.com/p/y7byeWIZW9/

via Instagram (retweeted on 5:17 PM, Feb 10th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

'Pointless' prosecution of cyclist who allegedly strayed off New Kent Road cycle path dropped at eleventh hour road.cc/142351

via Twitter Web Client

Just published - Aylesbury Estate rubble dumped in foyer of Southwark Council HQ @Fight4Aylesbury goo.gl/fb/fXXVi2

via Google

Hot tubs on roof of £8.5m One Tower Bridge penthouse "most relaxing way to enjoy panoramic views of London skyline": telegraph.co.uk/luxury/propert…

via Twitter for Mac

Chants of "Southwark Council shame on you" @Fight4Aylesbury outside Tooley Street offices. pic.twitter.com/qLRbHyW4b6

via Twitter for iPhone

Rubble from Aylesbury Estate thrown into foyer of Tooley Street council HQ. Police now closing the doors. pic.twitter.com/7OiCy9eXid

via Twitter for iPhone

Lots of police at Southwark Council HQ in Tooley Street for small demo by Aylesbury Estate occupation campaigners pic.twitter.com/6kd8ecZIeW

via Twitter for iPhone

1985 TV news report on siege at house in Longley Street, Bermondsey: youtube.com/watch?v=pDJ5ny…

via Twitter for Mac

Police are guarding crime scene outside Brighthouse at Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre pic.twitter.com/JJiNTCjcNC

via Twitter for iPhone

forwardnotback Stabbing in Elephant & Castle sopping centre

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 12:49 PM, Feb 10th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

1985: Ken Livingstone named as one of Britain's scruffiest dressers youtube.com/watch?v=njD8QT… - GLC at County Hall

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Heart-shaped bike rack appears in Union Street @cyclehoop goo.gl/fb/TOUQVs

via Google

The new Sainsbury's Local at the corner of Tower Bridge Road and Queen Elizaneth Street is now open london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8090

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Sainsbury's has opened its ninth Local store in SE1. Branch #10 opens in three weeks. goo.gl/fb/6tiKiY

via Google

Architects David Marks and Julia Barfield: how we made the London Eye gu.com/p/45jne/stw via @guardian

via Twitter Web Client

Gloriana could be dropped from Lord Mayor's Show as costs spiral: thecity.co.uk/blog/2015/02/1… via @thecitycouk
pic.twitter.com/srBt7fv33X

via Twitter for Mac

Medieval Southwark & Lambeth lecture this evening: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

Frank Bell - who went missing from London Eye on Friday - was found safe and well in Finsbury Park on Saturday afternoon, say police.

via Twitter for Mac

supeep Cyclists exchanging places with truck drivers in SE1 pic.twitter.com/mb3he61XTC

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:47 AM, Feb 10th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Police appeal for witnesses to yesterday's bus - cyclist collision on Old Kent Road (near Lidl): london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8088

via Twitter for Mac

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