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News & features published on 21 May 2015
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High Society at The Old Vic

High Society at The Old Vic is the farewell party for Kevin Spacey.

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Simon Hughes endorses Tim Farron's Lib Dem leadership bid

Former Bermondsey & Old Southwark MP Simon Hughes has announced he is backing Tim Farron in the Liberal Democrat leadership contest.

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Borough High Street archaeologists explore Nag's Head & WWII shelter

Now that a row of historic buildings on Borough High Street has been demolished to make way for a new hotel, archaeologists are investigating the layers of local history underneath.

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Southwark fire training centre shuts as school plan progresses

The last firefighters to be instructed at the London Fire Brigade's Southwark Training Centre left the site last week as plans for new homes and a secondary school move forward.

Tweets on 21 May 2015

Elephant & Castle subway mural picture of the day pic.twitter.com/PlkxOErD0o

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TfLTrafficNews A100 Tower Bridge Rd at j/w Tooley St- carriageway closures are in place due to a collision. Minor delays on diversion at present.

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Join @SouthbankSinf for a free Rush Hour Concert at St John's Waterloo london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Just published - High Society at The Old Vic goo.gl/fb/sZvYWc

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Markblackfriars Team from the construction company Laing O'rourke are doing a triathlon for us Please support: uk.virginmoneygiving.com/elephantroadtr… @BlackfriarsSett @se1

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Just published - Simon Hughes endorses Tim Farron's Lib Dem leadership bid goo.gl/fb/043KWx

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Latest on Shell Centre redevelopment legal challenge from @georgenturner
twitter.com/georgenturner/…

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Shad Thames Streets Project - Drop-in Workshop from 5.30pm: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Former Mayor of Lambeth Neeraj Patil is running to be Labour's candidate for London Mayor pic.twitter.com/9lBf5ctCUi

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se17 This weekend, Lend Lease is selling Elephant & Castle / Heygate Estate homes in Singapore: propertyguru.com.sg/property-manag…

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Violent scooter theft in Maltby Street last night: london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/1…

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TfL warns that if sealed-up entry to WWII shelter under Borough High St breached, poison gases could shut tube line london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8282

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Just published - Borough High Street archaeologists explore Nag's Head Inn & WWII air raid shelter access goo.gl/fb/EO8P06

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Just published - Southwark fire training centre shuts as school plan progresses goo.gl/fb/QI4KnG

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This morning new Bermondsey MP @coyleneil took the oath in the House of Commons. Pic here: bbc.in/1AgUMp5 via @BBCNews

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Lambeth Council received 200+ submissions & 1,700+ questionnaire responses consultation which included Waterloo Library selloff

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Visit the beautiful garden of Lambeth Palace ... open today 5.30pm to 8pm as part of @NGSOpenGardens: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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RNHeaton Delighted that @UnitedStSaviour was among many great local groups and individuals receiving Southwark civic awards:
london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8278…

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NPASLondon Morning you're looking good today!! pic.twitter.com/2KNIcvznuN

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Free lunchtime recital of songs on a Shakespearean theme: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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@lukespillane Not sure - hoped someone would recognise it

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@rvamarsh @boroughmarket Can't remember now - hoped someone might recognise it

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Len Duvall raises point of order re Mr Justice Ouseley's bafflement about Boris's convoluted answers about

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Boris claims the credit for at - if he's going to boast about it, he needs to be prepared to answer difficult Qs as well.

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"We will bring forward plans for a Bakerloo line extension," says @MayorofLondon at

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TfL: Borough Road to close to through traffic from 27 May for two weeks due to Cycle Superhighway works at St George's Circus

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This afternoon - learn about the impact of WWII on Waterloo with a guided walk led by Jon Newman of @LambethArchives london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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On this day in 2000 - railway station film set in @boroughmarket pic.twitter.com/EBnRrl4rCR

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'A bridge too far' Hugh Johnson @littlestjames on why he is opposing the : tradsdiary.com

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