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News & features published on 10 May 2015
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Duke of Wellington to unveil Battle of Waterloo memorial at station

The ninth Duke of Wellington will visit Waterloo Station next month to unveil a memorial to the allied soldiers killed in the Battle of Waterloo 200 years earlier.

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Shard hotel opens Ł10,000-a-night suite

A new Ł10,000-a-night hotel suite on level 39 of the Shard was launched last week.

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10-storey tower could be built at Fellmonger's Path

Developers The Thackeray Estate have indicated that they could build a tower around ten storeys high on the site of an office building at Fellmonger's Path off Tower Bridge Road.

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Commendation for ticket inspector who disarmed knife-wielding man

A London Bridge ticket inspector who managed to overpower and disarm a man threatening to stab passengers has been recognised for his bravery by British Transport Police.

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Blackfriars Circus: new name for Barratt development

A controversial 27-storey development at the southern end of Blackfrars Road has been given the name 'Blackfriars Circus' by developer Barratt.

Tweets on 10 May 2015

Elephant & Castle subway mural picture of the day pic.twitter.com/TlCzTSN05H

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Just published - Duke of Wellington to unveil Battle of Waterloo memorial at station goo.gl/fb/MbU3G9

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Yesterday was the 15th anniversary of the Queen's visit to the (unfinished) Millennium Bridge london-se1.co.uk/news/0500/brid… pic.twitter.com/QwqaQ89VLw

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It's exactly 15 years since Tate Modern opened its doors: theguardian.com/artanddesign/2…

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Just published - Shard hotel opens ÂŁ10,000-a-night suite goo.gl/fb/7IiHHJ

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The third wooden Roman coffin found in London was unearthed in Dickens Square SE1: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8241

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Just published - 10-storey tower could be built at Fellmonger's Path on Tower Bridge Road goo.gl/fb/0MXZDs

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ARKGlobeAcademy Our mock election results are in. It's a victory for Labour. Congratulations to all our student candidates for their passion and hard work.

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Interesting interview with @WalworthAcademy principal Yvonne Powell: theguardian.com/teacher-networ…

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Just published - Police commendation for rail worker who disarmed knife-wielding man at London Bridge Station goo.gl/fb/A4W9aY

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FrancineHens Here's my article about greening @VisitBankside twitter.com/TeleGardening/…

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damientombs London over as seen from @se1 bankside pic.twitter.com/DtkO1EDlo4

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Just published - Blackfriars Circus: new name for Barratt development at St George's Circus goo.gl/fb/W1cfLI

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rafredarrows Great image of the Red Arrows over for - with @TowerOfLondon @TheShardLondon and @TowerBridge below. pic.twitter.com/9ZwqBAcZjt

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KingsleyAbrams I never like to say I told you so! pic.twitter.com/AKi4Y60dkq

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MrAndyPowell Red Arrows flying over Tower Bridge. @se1 pic.twitter.com/YgbnJXKzrq

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zefrographica The @rafredarrows fly over @se1 bit.ly/1RrfBDs bit.ly/1Rrfs2L

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Setting off to 'beat the bounds' of Southwark Cathedral parish pic.twitter.com/geX2eb66Je

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RAFRed4 Here's today's route over London. Depart Scampton 1224. Time On Target (Horseguards) 1300:30. pic.twitter.com/JP8W5WnZDP

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This afternoon @Southwarkcathed congregation will be 'beating the bounds' of the parish: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/… pic.twitter.com/9WZUVfw3Jf

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Look out for flypasts over central London 1pm by @RAFBBMF and @rafredarrows for - should be visible in SE1 near river

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Simon Hughes's old ministerial boss Chris Grayling "genuinely sorry" re Bermondsey result - "worked well together": yourlocalguardian.co.uk/news/local/129…

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Telegraph suggests that Simon Hughes could be Lib Dem candidate for Mayor of London (again) telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/…

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