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News & features published on 23 November 2015
South Bank councillor calls for free vote on Garden Bridge

A councillor representing the South Bank has called on the leader of Lambeth Council to give members of the Labour group "a free vote and a proper political discussion" on the Garden Bridge.

Agincourt song featured in Tower of London exhibition

A 15th-century copy of the Agincourt Song, heard in Borough High Street 600 years ago, is on display at the Tower of London.

Under-threat Gladstone pub to be included in conservation area

As the campaign to save the Gladstone pub in Lant Street from demolition continues, Southwark Council is set to include the hostelry in a new conservation area.

Dr Christian Jessen and Mayor of Lambeth promote HIV Testing Week

TV's Dr Christian Jessen gave the Mayor of Lambeth an HIV test at St Thomas' Hospital on Monday morning to raise awareness of National HIV Testing Week.

Tweets on 23 November 2015

riot was scarier than reporting from Pyongyang, BBC's @johnsweeneyroar tells @media_focus_uk podcast:

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- @CarolinePidgeon's questions about unanswered questions remain unanswered

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Praise from councillors at for tweeting police officers such as @KelvinJRobbins + colleagues

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Southwark police boro commander says his officers didn't quell social media speculation re Blackfriars Rd incident quickly enough on Sat

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Live video feed of Southwark policing question time :

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Cuts to PCSOs "the tip of the iceberg" as far as police cuts are concerned, @MPSSouthwark's Ch Supt Zander Gibson tells

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WATCH LIVE @MPSSouthwark Ch Supt Zander Gibson + @MichaelSitu answer Qs on crime etc in Southwark @Sthwarkscrutiny:

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Just published - South Bank councillor calls for free vote on as 13k petition presented to Lambeth

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tom4camberwell Tonight @Sthwarkscrutiny we've got Borough Police Commander Zander Gibson. Tweet me questions at .

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@mbainesy And the developers have had to redesign their basement etc to protect the remains

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@mbainesy Yes planning a separate story on that - there have been some interesting finds.

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@mbainesy There is a separate Kings Bench Conservation Area (not that you'd know it from the demolition of recent years)

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Just published - Agincourt song featured in Tower of London exhibition (@georgethemartyr)

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Southwark and Lambeth councils sign up to carbon reduction pledge:…

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Just published - Under-threat Gladstone pub to be included in new conservation area @SavetheGlad

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Coffee carts by @ChangePlease empowering homeless people coming soon to Waterloo + London Bridge:

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Signage being installed at The Castle leisure centre

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Bakerloo line extension "will have to cover costs with development" says Boris during Twitter Q&A…

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