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News & features published on 30 October 2015
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RNLI rescues two groups trapped on Thames beaches by rising tide

An RNLI lifeboat crew carried out two rescues on Friday of people trapped on the Thames foreshore.

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Waterloo Tube Station's York Road entrance to shut for 3 years

The York Road entrance to Waterloo Underground Station will next month close for nearly three years as part of the Shell Centre redevelopment.

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Team London Bridge BID wins backing for third five-year term

The business improvement district (BID) for the area between London Bridge and Tower Bridge will continue for a third term of five years from April 2016 after a ballot of local firms.

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Southwark Street's Blue Fin Building sold for 415 million

The headquarters building of magazine publisher Time Inc UK (formerly IPC Media) is to change hands in a 415 million deal announced this week.

Tweets on 30 October 2015

Just published - RNLI rescues two groups trapped on Thames beaches by rising tide goo.gl/fb/L39rM6

via Google

seerymk Millennium Dome, Tower Bridge, Millenium Wheel and Shard on full view landing in London City tonight pic.twitter.com/Q0zXpYXddR

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:42 PM, Oct 30th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Subliminal advertising on the 168 bus to Old Kent Road...? westendextra.com/letters/2015/o…

via Twitter for Mac

Estate agents say disparaging things about Waterloo in tomorrow's @FT ft.com/cms/s/0/37dc2d…

via Twitter for Mac

From Monday on bus route 343: "Revised temporary Monday to Friday timetable with slightly reduced peak hour frequency."

via Twitter for Mac

Blue Fin Building sold for £415 million: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8508

via Twitter for Mac

@naomi_hr Not really. For free open-access fireworks wait till Lord Mayor's Show on 14 Nov london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac in reply to naomi_hr

SkyBarnes Well this is a lovely view from my rehearsal room @TheShardLondon @GreenwichTheatr pic.twitter.com/WV70ClFoli

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:11 PM, Oct 30th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

CatMitchell17 Really beautiful London sunset view from our flat tonight. pic.twitter.com/WZnjYDYvZ4

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:01 PM, Oct 30th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

johnmanthorpe Awesome sunset across#London pic.twitter.com/MN05BbWF5h

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:01 PM, Oct 30th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

carlbrownIH Amazing sunset over the shard from our offices pic.twitter.com/W0C0oXblqJ

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:00 PM, Oct 30th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Pupils from @CoLA_Southwark in Bermondsey took part in the service at @wabbey yesterday: westminster-abbey.org/press/news/201…

via Twitter for Mac

Useful rundown of proposed skyscrapers in Lambeth by @SeanSpurr : estatesgazette.com/blogs/london-r…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Waterloo Tube Station's York Road entrance to shut for three years goo.gl/fb/PHwH1g

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What Decima Street and Tower Bridge Road looked like in 1982: youtube.com/watch?v=XpwNld…

via Twitter for Mac

St Mary Overy Wharf / Winchester Square / Clink Street in 1984: youtube.com/watch?v=paXkAV…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Southwark Street's Blue Fin Building sold for £415 million goo.gl/fb/M3qRnS

via Google

Just published - Team London Bridge @TeamLondonBdg BID wins backing for third five-year term goo.gl/fb/unmH9z

via Google

Blackfriars Road Post Office remains closed this morning - systems still down.

via Twitter for iPhone

sleeful Do you think they mean the... Shard? pic.twitter.com/uFRYfrD6iJ

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:45 AM, Oct 30th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

giles_fraser Bibles for Calais refugee camp. On Eurostar, putting in book plates signed by members of cathedral congregation. pic.twitter.com/N8lUBo7RD6

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:02 AM, Oct 30th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

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