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News & features published on 11 July 2015
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Victorian shop reprieved as Southwark planners veto development

Southwark planning officers have knocked back the latest in a series of attempts to demolish the Victorian shop building at 188 Tooley Street.

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Bakerloo line extension: TfL to make the case to Treasury

Transport for London will this month present a business case for an extension of the Bakerloo line to the Treasury in advance of the Government spending review due to be published later this year.

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Avondale Square woman pleads guilty to benefit fraud

A resident of a housing estate off the Old Kent Road has pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey to 13 counts of benefit fraud, illegally claiming more than 72,000 in benefits.

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Phoenix Primary School rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted

A South Bermondsey primary school has been rated as 'outstanding' by education watchdog Ofsted.

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Draper Estate celebrates 50th anniversary with fiesta

The Draper Estate at Elephant & Castle hosted a fiesta on Saturday as a joint celebration of the estate's 50th anniversary and of the local Latin American community.

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25-storey towers planned to replace Texaco on Albert Embankment

Developers Ocubis have revealed their updated plans for the redevelopment of the Texaco garage site on Albert Embankment.

Tweets on 11 July 2015

featured in exhibition at New York design museum: cooperhewitt.org/events/current…

via Twitter for Mac

Bastille Festival around Bankside and Borough Market tomorrow: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via TweetDeck

BTPLondonBridge Evenings like this make you realise how luck we are to have this on our doorstep pic.twitter.com/NlE0t6DBAo

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:24 PM, Jul 11th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Join @CoinStreet heritage group for summer project inspired by Humans of New York, photographing/interviewing locals london-se1.co.uk/places/coin-st…

via Twitter for Mac

DraperEstate The Draper 2015 ! Thanks to @lb_southwark for helping us pic.twitter.com/zdAoRvYaT3

via iOS (retweeted on 7:46 PM, Jul 11th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

MPSonthewater Lambeth bridge to open in 10 mins!

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:46 PM, Jul 11th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

The London Eye is getting a makeover for the Rugby World Cup: planning.lambeth.gov.uk/online-applica…

via Twitter for Mac

kennington We Are the Lambeth Boys @alfordhouse is showing on @LondonLive tonight: londonlive.co.uk/programmes/bfi…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 6:58 PM, Jul 11th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

TfLBusAlerts Routes 3 507 C10 are subject to diversion and delays in Lambeth Bridge SE1 due to a police incident.

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 6:37 PM, Jul 11th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

MPSonthewater Lambeth bridge is currently closed due to an incident involving @MPSonthewater @TowerRNLI @LondonFire pic.twitter.com/U4IP6P2SYj

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:36 PM, Jul 11th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

TfLTrafficNews Lambeth Bridge is closed both ways due to an emergency services incident. Expect delays and use other routes.

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 6:36 PM, Jul 11th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Southwark planners say no to 'oddly-proportioned pastiche' of Victorian shop in Tooley Street goo.gl/fb/y8Cesd

via Google

Just published - Bakerloo line extension: TfL to make the case to Treasury goo.gl/fb/9AzoLZ

via Google

Boris's deputy: "From a transport perspective it doesn't really matter where the Bakerloo line extension goes..." london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8381

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Avondale Square woman pleads guilty to benefit fraud goo.gl/fb/hMuKAe

via Google

Just published - Phoenix Primary School rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted goo.gl/fb/EaC9q9

via Google

New date set for sale at auction of Thomas a Becket pub in Old Kent Road - Tuesday 28 July 9am (cc @WalworthSociety)

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Elephant & Castle's @DraperEstate celebrates its first 50 years with fiesta goo.gl/fb/2LSIvM

via Google

MichaelSitu Great family day out @Idowufoundation Peace Day at Tabard Gardens. Lots of fun here. pic.twitter.com/HM0txhz3x5

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:07 PM, Jul 11th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - 25-storey towers planned to replace Texaco on Albert Embankment goo.gl/fb/IaGiPN

via Google

BBCTravelAlert 🎉🎂 A bit of useless Happy Birthday to Waterloo station which is 167 years old today! Opened in 1848 [ro]

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Malaysian Pop-up Street Food Weekend london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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David Idowu Peace Event at Tabard Gardens today: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Champagne Charlie - 1944 Ealing film featuring Elephant & Castle pub - showing 2pm on @LondonLive: londonlive.co.uk/programmes/eal…

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Alpacas and bouncy castle at Elephant & Castle this afternoon to celebrate 50 years of @DraperEstate london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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It's week 2 of the new Druid Street Market @DruidSt london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8372

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Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre redevelopment plans - consultation exhibition 9.30am-3pm today: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8375

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Westminster Bridge Road - public consultation today on Lower Marsh: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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@robwatkins hmm same here - site loads the redirect kicks in.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to robwatkins

Jumble Sale in Bermondsey this afternoon: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Bermondsey Art Trail - explore local galleries and studios - guided tours 10.30 & 11.30: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Texaco garage on Albert Embankment to be redeveloped - public exhibition today 36-46albertembankment.co.uk

via Twitter for Mac

How a sculptor cracked the lost mixture of Eleanor Coade's stone on.ft.com/1HkbgfP via @FT

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