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Wednesday 3 February 2016

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News & features published on 3 February 2016
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Travellers set up camp at former Branston pickle factory

Travellers have moved in to the Rich Industrial Estate in Crimscott Street, Bermondsey.

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Office block above Rose Theatre for sale at £98 million

An office block occupied by the Crown Prosecution Service and the Health & Safety Executive has been put up for sale by its Singaporean owners.

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How Shakespeare's playhouse moved from EC2 to SE1

Key documents relating to William Shakespeare's life in London are part of a new exhibition at Somerset House to mark the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death.

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Details of Southwark's 'free swim and gym' policy revealed

Southwark residents will be able to use the swimming pool and the gym at The Castle and all borough leisure centres for free all day on Fridays, and in the afternoon on Saturdays and Sundays.

Tweets on 3 February 2016

Perhaps @tom4camberwell's sub-committee could add this to their empty homes investigation...? thetab.com/2016/02/03/som…

via Twitter for Mac

The extraordinary story of the empty apartments near the top of the Shard thetab.com/2016/02/03/som… via @TheTab

via Twitter Web Client

9 weeks of roadworks at Tooley Street / Tower Bridge Road junction due to start tomorrow while traffic lights are replaced

via Twitter for Mac

@jonathan_T_U_F According to @AmbrozineW it's coming from New Kent Road but no idea what it's in aid of

via Twitter for Mac in reply to jonathan_T_U_F

'Free swim and gym' for Southwark residents every Friday (all day) + Saturday/Sunday PM from late July: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8634

via Twitter for Mac

How William Shakespeare's theatre company moved from EC2 to SE1: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8636

via Twitter for Mac

WHurst1 BREAKING: @ZacGoldsmith tells @ArchitectsJrnal he backs & calls its procurement 'thorough' ow.ly/XRpFY

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 7:26 PM, Feb 3rd, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

readwriteerase Bankside pier now has self-catering facilities. pic.twitter.com/r8HSIQW96n

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:58 PM, Feb 3rd, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

davidutting What's with the big laser light at Elephant? @se1 pic.twitter.com/VmNzjhk86Q

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:14 PM, Feb 3rd, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

@gastanuke yes. I think the building owner has removed the mural before whole building is demolished.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to gastanuke

commuterupdate Services are being delayed getting to the first stop due to an incident near lambeth Bridge

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:51 PM, Feb 3rd, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Capital_People @se1 big queues & delays at south side of Lambeth Bridge. Any idea what problem is?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:50 PM, Feb 3rd, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

@gastanuke Have emailed building owner to check but he hasn't got back to us yet.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to gastanuke

@gastanuke 99% sure removed by building owner pending demolition. See story from last year: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8095

via Twitter for Mac in reply to gastanuke

Liberty of the Mint Conservation Area - Public Meeting @georgethemartyr tomorrow : london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Government office block above @RoseTheatreSE1 Bankside site for sale at £98 million goo.gl/fb/G1Xm3K

via Google

Just published - Travellers set up camp at former Branston pickle factory in Crimscott Street, Bermondsey goo.gl/fb/NRFfSA

via Google

"Unauthorised camps have no place in our borough" says Southwark housing boss as travellers move into pickle factory london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8638

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - LISTEN: Prof Gordon McMullan talks about Shakespeare's Globe goo.gl/fb/LHOKtM

via Google

MPSSouthwark Some of our calls today: Panic alarm activated on a cash-in-transit van. Turned out to be new unfamiliar van with an embarrassed driver!

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:15 PM, Feb 3rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

bignbluetom Someone in elephant and castle has taken free cash withdrawal to a new level pic.twitter.com/KrUqfBD4Fw

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:59 PM, Feb 3rd, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Details of Southwark's 'free swim and gym' policy revealed goo.gl/fb/q3niQf

via Google

@OWD_architects The London Assembly has no power to stop the bridge. They can pass a motion but the Mayor doesn't have to take any notice.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to OWD_architects

@35percent_EAN I think that's the smaller unit facing Eagle Yard.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to 35percent_EAN

emmakcullen What's with the large helicopters circling the ? pic.twitter.com/OfI13o93m6

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:44 AM, Feb 3rd, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Waterloo Bridge - on 13 February work will be carried out to create the new Quietway cycle route, replacing parking on Westminster side

via Twitter for Mac

Extra signs in Blackfriars Road to keep motor vehicles out of the cycle superhighway pic.twitter.com/8AjPcs7blr

via Twitter for iPhone

Empty for 6 years, shop at bottom of Strata tower soon to be an estate agent pic.twitter.com/2xR4EqPvZs

via Twitter for iPhone

nationalrailenq Trains between Elephant & Castle and London St Pancras International are being delayed by up to 15 minutes because of congestion.

via bizVu_Social (retweeted on 10:21 AM, Feb 3rd, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

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