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News & features published on 2 September 2015
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Sculptures installed on river foreshore for Totally Thames month

Four sculptures have been installed on the river foreshore near Vauxhall Bridge as part of the month-long Totally Thames programme.

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Greenpeace brings giant polar bear to Shell Centre on South Bank

A giant polar bear puppet the size of a double-decker bus has been installed by Greenpeace activists outside the Shell Centre on the South Bank.

Tweets on 2 September 2015

GreenpeaceUK Aurora, 3-tonne polar bear, illuminated+stationed firmly outside Shell HQ! We'll be back in the morning! pic.twitter.com/kZq5sItESY

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:07 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Mr_Sam_Leung A steam train just pulled into Waterloo station. I am so easily pleased.… instagram.com/p/7JFPMVq8qK2X…

via Instagram (retweeted on 9:45 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

tombuildsstuff Delayed because of a steam train with dining cars. Couldn't make this up pic.twitter.com/t2nXZd90ge

via Tweetbot for iΟS (retweeted on 9:38 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

"The case hasn't been made" for the Garden Bridge, said Tory mayoral candidate @AndrewBoff at hustings tonight

via Twitter for Mac

Clavdivs1 Garden Bridge fiercely opposed by Boff and Kamall, Greenhalgh calls it small beer. Goldsmith an unexpected cheerleader for it.

via Twitter for Windows Phone (retweeted on 9:16 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Two years ago this house was on the market for £750k. Restoration has added more than a million pounds to the value: rightmove.co.uk/property-for-s…

via Twitter for Mac

Steam train due to arrive at Waterloo Station platform 16 at 9.18pm realtimetrains.co.uk/train/U63791/2… instagram.com/p/7I_I5wNzaRvM…

via Twitter for Mac

Blackfriars Circus branding on Barratt Homes hoarding in Blackfriars Road pic.twitter.com/VL6Myff5dz

via Twitter for iPhone

MarkH_Purcell Southwark breaking news @se1 @se17 - crock of gold found on roof of Bermondsey tower block... pic.twitter.com/koKc3hxS3f

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:06 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

mariacrawford74 I think this places the pot of gold somewhere in Bermondsey @se1 pic.twitter.com/62vePBzVbO

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:38 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

JessicaM_London over in @se1 can you see the two cyclists who have stopped to photograph it? pic.twitter.com/ohDSQEPbHu

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:18 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Wulliexk8 Boris in "pot of gold" shocker! @se1 pic.twitter.com/F1q2AbE6Zj

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:29 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

paul_barlow Amazing rainbow over SE1 this evening @se1 pic.twitter.com/RPbcyyua6N

via iOS (retweeted on 6:19 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

serenatarling Check out the rainbow viewed from Southwark bridge pic.twitter.com/CbYAoWZrwc

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:19 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

360THz Rainbow over The Shard! @TheShardLondon pic.twitter.com/LQdzNVieKR

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:18 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

DrEdWild Tate, Shard, Rainbow pic.twitter.com/93b2eEWwgY

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:18 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

taramclean Shard rainbow pic.twitter.com/ycZEV67pux

via Talon (Plus) (retweeted on 6:18 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Eireinthecity Rainbow rocking The Shard. And the handy indoor light makes it look like there's a spaceship there too pic.twitter.com/oPCZpbYGS5

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:18 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

JonnyArnold89 Not even The Shard can look menacing with a rainbow behind it. pic.twitter.com/MS7nqnfe4e

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:18 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

MrSchnozzle Wooooah, massive rainbow right over the Shard :3 pic.twitter.com/kdpUvFdOBI

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:18 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

c_draper Shard taller than any know rainbow apparently pic.twitter.com/E9vLBSFvFZ

via iOS (retweeted on 6:18 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

PeepScarf Lovely rainbow over @se1 as seen from near tower bridge road pic.twitter.com/U29NNNiarv

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:12 PM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - Greenpeace parks giant polar bear outside Shell Centre on South Bank in protest goo.gl/fb/LcUAp7

via Google

Just published - Sculptures installed on river foreshore for Totally Thames month goo.gl/fb/0QoFvM

via Google

Just published - Sculptures installed on river foreshore for Totally Thames month goo.gl/fb/0QoFvM

via Google

Protestors chained to @GreenpeaceUK polar bear in Belvedere Road have food & water to last days. RV1 bus diverted. pic.twitter.com/1NLtSvrokY

via Twitter for iPhone

Short-lived Boris Johnson-themed Japanese tapas bar @ County Hall has relaunched as bakery but still has Boris signs pic.twitter.com/rkVoxiYRY4

via Twitter for iPhone

Interesting new digital billboard with wooden cladding and integrated flower beds in Lambeth Palace Road pic.twitter.com/U1IjgH8BFL

via Twitter for iPhone

Lamp posts on Albert Embankment festooned with signs proclaiming it to be part of Nine Elms pic.twitter.com/x4SBSyis1V

via Twitter for iPhone

The Tempest - outdoor family friendly promenade production at @iklectikartlab tonight london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

The Imitation Game is tonight's free movie screening at The Scoop: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

COLFEShistory Giant animatronic polar bear outside the Shell Building, @se1 pic.twitter.com/akFMB4Qzxz

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:02 AM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Lambeth Palace Garden is open to the public this afternoon: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

RuseTony There are 2 beautiful hanging baskets remaining @RuseBarLondon. If anyone wants them feel free to go & get them yourself & enjoy. @se1

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:47 AM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

NRE_SEastern : Disruption between Lewisham and London Bridge until at least 10:00

via bizVu_Social (retweeted on 8:45 AM, Sep 2nd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Major delays to trains to and from London Waterloo expected until 1200: southwesttrains.co.uk/alerts.aspx#CB…

via Twitter for Mac

Bomb damage map of Bermondsey and London Bridge gu.com/p/4bhxy/stw#im…

via Twitter Web Client

Bomb damage map of Waterloo, Borough and Elephant & Castle gu.com/p/4bhxy/stw#im…

via Twitter Web Client

Blitzed, rebuilt and built again: what became of London's bomb sites? theguardian.com/cities/2015/se… via @guardiancities

via Twitter for Mac

Thames flood warning 'no longer in force' as of 7.51am apps.environment-agency.gov.uk/flood/34681.as…

via Twitter for Mac

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