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News & features published on 20 May 2015
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St Thomas' to St Petersburg: 2,000-mile charity bike ride

Gavin Tiffin, head of hospitality at Guy's and St Thomas', will this summer cycle 2,000 miles from London to Russia to raise money for charities linked to the hospitals.

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Bankside Pier to be extended to enable more tourist boats to call

Southwark planning officers have approved plans by Transport for London to build a 20-metre extension to Bankside Pier.

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Southwark Civic Awards: record number of locals honoured

60 local volunteers and organisations have been honoured in this year's Southwark Civic Awards.

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Old Kent Road venue has licence revoked after 'GBH with intent'

Councillors last week resolved to revoke the licence of Boulevard Coffee Place in Old Kent Road after a man was threatened with a knife and hit over the head with a bottle in a late-night altercation.

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talkSPORT owner expands Hatfields studios for new DAB stations

The owner of national sports radio station talkSPORT has revealed plans to expand its studios at Hatfields to create a "world-class" broadcast centre as it prepares to launch four new stations.

Tweets on 20 May 2015

[Forum] Prescription glasses found last week next to John Harvard Library: london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/1…

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Just published - St Thomas' to St Petersburg: 2,000-mile @culturalcycle bike ride in aid of SE1 health charities goo.gl/fb/7ZnpxH

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Elephant & Castle subway mural picture of the day pic.twitter.com/1FUZFAgCQr

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Just published - Bankside Pier to be extended to enable more tourist boats to call goo.gl/fb/vlpvuz

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Just published - Southwark Civic Awards: record number of locals honoured goo.gl/fb/hDnBcN

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Just published - Boulevard Coffee Place: Old Kent Road venue has licence revoked after 'GBH with intent' goo.gl/fb/L1nwIW

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councilassembly Great to see @Sthwarkscrutiny doing live web streams of meetings: bambuser.com/v/5528277 - a real step forward

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patricialondon Steve Norris calls for Bakerloo Line extension and changing south London orange with Overground network @peterjohn6

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LBLDemocracy As early as 1905 Council voted in favour of the ability to control the speed of cars and pollution from exhausts pic.twitter.com/lAwvFZdksR

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MayorLBLambeth Many happy returns to the Southwark and Lambeth Archaeological Society who celebrated their 50th birthday at the Novotel Hotel last night

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Lambeth Palace applies for alcohol licence: lambeth.gov.uk/sites/default/…

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Just published - talkSPORT owner expands Hatfields studios for new DAB stations goo.gl/fb/YKEE56

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Follow @realnickperry for tweets from High Court in hearing re. Shell Centre development judicial review

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realnickperry A large collection of supporters on both sides today, including @SimonHughes (to support @georgenturner)

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Scroll down to see how the political composition of Southwark Council has varied over the last 50 years: boroughs50.londoncouncils.gov.uk/almanac/southw…

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StewartLeadley @se1 Another New Kent Raod victim, looks like a pedestrain hit by a motorbike. 1 lane down heading towards EC - Emergency services on scene

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Win a family ticket to Adventures in Wonderland @AliceUnderLDN: london-se1.co.uk/promotions/vau…

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Dr Bike Waterloo this afternoon with @Lambethsustrans - get your bicycle checked for free: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Pringles_UK We're at Potters Fields Park, attempting to set a new @GWR!

Are you coming along!? pic.twitter.com/wj2cV7hp5p

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TinaNorthover Supersize piñata made from Pringles tubes @… instagram.com/p/25agILvjBI/

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TilleyAssoc @se1 Would you be able to tell us why there are hundreds of Piñata's in front of @TowerBridge?

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Trinity Church Square 2-bedroom flat £1.175m: rightmove.co.uk/property-for-s…

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