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Wednesday 16 September 2015

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Tweets on 16 September 2015

Decision re relocation of bus stand: temporarily agreed subject to further discussions with residents in Waterloo Rd and TfL.

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Community Council ended 10.20pm. Meeting too long with heavy agenda and little time for discussion or questions.

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£1.8m flat for sale next to Southwark Cathedral: rightmove.co.uk/property-for-s…

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Not allowed to keep engines idling. Centre line in Waterloo Road being moved shortly.

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Noise too from bus staff and rubbish. TFL says part of N - s cycle cycle highway. Agreed there was overlooking.

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Resident from Dodson Estate complains re bus stand on WBR for City Tours suddenly appeared in May. Engines are idling, brake noise too.

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Representation from residents of Polichrome Court of moving of City Tour bus parking bays to Waterloo Road. Constant activity of buses ....

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StPeterWalworth Funny to call residents 'the audience' at Community Council...? And what happened to item 10?! @se17 @se1

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Chaucer Ward defers decision re road improvement. Newington ward John Ruskin Street.

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@cathedralsdavid thanks Cathedrals ward residents for suggestions re road improvement. Supports Gladstone Street works.

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Waterloo to Greenwich Quietway cycle route now scheduled to open "late 2015" according to TfL Commissioner

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Update from TfL commissioner re North South Cycle Superhighway works pic.twitter.com/fsW56ygigH

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Has anyone seen TfL "travel ambassadors" helping people navigate Elephant & Castle junction? pic.twitter.com/7lwLRRbLCf

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45% footprint will be open space. 433 local people employed. Some still working after 6months.

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Some traffic disruption will be unavoidable. Master plan to include better through routes. First New park in London.

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Energy hub to provide all energy needs. Environmentally friendly. Community op cafe and hall, also a Nursery. New pipe work over 9 months.

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One the Elephant: putting E&C on the map! South Gardens building fast. West Grove - 593 new homes. By old Town Hall.

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Remember not to mention Heygate Estate. Now Elephant Park. Now LendLease on the green heart of Elephant. Also Trafalgar Place, nearly full.

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Servicing at news shopping centre to be in basements to minimise pedestrian conflict. Aims to be as accessible as possible.

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...businesses for future, including space for start ups to keep people in Southwark. A good town centre should include evolve organically.

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E&c:Coronet included in site. work in progress on way cinema could be included. Shopping centre will close, working with existing ...

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Allies & Morrison to restore Oswin street to former state. Renew Pastor Street through the site too.

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Allies & Morrison looking at spaces and routes between buildings. East - west routes to be improved. New Gallery for LCC.

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Allies & Morrison reviews E& C shopping centre site. Aim to make many small interventions cf one big scheme. Improve transport connections.

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Delancey to run workshops on development of E&C. Exhibition early Jan 2016. Architect is Allies & Morrison.

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Community Council now hears from Delancey' s consultation for shopping centre. Feedback: proposals seen positively esp leisure, culture

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Q about possible long time closure of Tower Bridge. No answer today but will reply. Also no info on providing more seats at bus stops.

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TfL recommends allowing longer to travel in am peak. Traffic monitored and controlled at Palestra.

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Two way traffic at E&C by December.

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Matt Jarman on E&C; closing subways, segregated cycle ways, roundabout changes, more public spaces, better public realm

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Matt Jarman for TfL road network: £4m to be spent on improvements

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Northern line extension to open 2020 Kennington to Battersea via Nine Elms. Quiet ways developed for novice cyclists - response needed.

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Val Shawcross speaks on work as London Assembly member on improving way in which changes being made.

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Neil Coyle thanks Val Shawcross for major works alongside Tfl through the years.

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Neil Coyle MP thanks police for efforts re investigation into local murder. Thanks for voting him in to parliament.

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Insp Nicholson is putting a reassurance plan into action for estates. He does not expect reprisals.

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Yet this morning at Boris claimed reports of PCSO cuts were a bogus Labour press release twitter.com/se1/status/644…

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26 per cent increase in violent crime in N Southwark esp teenage knife crime. Report on Monday stabbing. Incident room 020 8721 4805.

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Robbery down 50per cent.

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Insp Martin Nicholson reports on shrinking Met Police. Pcsos may be made redundant 29 Sept. On target re crime reduction.

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East Walworth football team thanks councillors for funding for 100 plus children per week at. Football Academy

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MPSGrange Safer Transport will be providing cycle marking at our crime prevention stall at the Bermondsey Street Festival this Saturday.

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Lambethsustrans Unfortunately due to poor weather we will be cancelling tonight's session in Waterloo @lambeth_council

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Blackfriars Circus - homes go on sale in Hong Kong this weekend: knightfrank.com.hk/residential/lo…

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Tower Bridge due to lift 2.20pm for Stavros S Niarchos pic.twitter.com/3mnUnYPAQi

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TfLTrafficNews Demo- Q's on Tooley St over London Bridge. Traffic also slow on Borough High St. S/bnd q's across Tower Bridge to East Smithfield.

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njardim33 Cabbies on the march tooley St.@TheLTDA pic.twitter.com/ZafBAMKbxC

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SimonConway Black cab drivers protest now left Tooley St, gone over London Bridge, possibly towards Westminster. pic.twitter.com/g9BU8p7XuT

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SimonConway Hundreds black cab drivers protesting now. "We hate Johnson, we hate Johnson, we are the Johnson haters" they chant pic.twitter.com/mp0eB13DmH

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leewd19 Now on the march to Tooley St pic.twitter.com/9XdUGOoXDI

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SimonConway Protest march up and down Tooley St by black cab drivers. They're fed up with @TfL and @MayorofLondon. @LBC pic.twitter.com/26MdyLikBh

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SimonConway Black cab drivers march down Tooley Street in Southwark following protest at City Hall. @LBC pic.twitter.com/UHWL018oOf

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TheQuayPoint @Mps out in force as protest on Tooley Street behind pic.twitter.com/AoSoNXo5zs

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Supportblktaxis Tooley street! pic.twitter.com/UUL6VacvvD

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TfLBusAlerts Tooley Street, SE1 - Routes 47 343 381 RV1 are subject to diversion and delays due to a Taxi demonstration

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MayorWatch Here's where Boris and the AMs have decamped to: pic.twitter.com/Y1l2SGIz6D

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MayorWatch Member of City Hall security staff knocked unconscious in scuffle outside the building.

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gilloballybay Taxi protest now has closed Tower Bridge, I can hear sirens and police cars dashing past. @se1

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It's September - that means it's @MergeFestival time in Bankside. pic.twitter.com/hT2Q3SIt2O

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MPSSouthwark There is currently a protest causing congestion nr City Hall and Tower Bridge. Police are in attendance. Please avoid the area for now ^KJR

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Moulin Rouge is tonight's free open-air movie at The Scoop: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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troshy Taxi protest on Tooley street outside City Hall @se1 pic.twitter.com/s3d90n8c1l

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Learn about the new cancer centre at Guy's Hospital - drop in event at _St Thomas'_ today london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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At today's @LondonAssembly meeting at City Hall, Kemi Badenoch will join Assembly as Tory AM following resignation of Victoria Borwick.

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Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council meeting tonight: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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se17 In July traffic wardens issued 70 parking tickets in Elephant Road

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