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News & features published on 15 February 2016
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Bricklayers Arms billboard a 'significant road safety risk' - TfL

Transport for London has warned that Southwark Council's plan to place a digital advertising billboard at the Bricklayers Arms junction will pose a "significant road safety risk".

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Bankside 1598 recreated in virtual reality at Florida university

A multidisciplinary team of students at Florida International University has created a virtual reality experience based on Bankside in the age of William Shakespeare.

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TfL proposes Tower Bridge Road bus lane as part of cycle project

A new northbound bus lane on Tower Bridge Road is part of a series of changes proposed by Transport for London in connection with the new central London grid of cycle routes.

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Former Bermondsey MP Sir Simon Hughes joins Open University

Sir Simon Hughes, Bermondsey MP from 1983 to 2015, has been appointed to a new role at the Open University.

Tweets on 15 February 2016

@MartinHoscik @mtchknght8 Though to have 5 public memorials in central London is quite extraordinary, whether you think it right or OTT

via Twitter Web Client in reply to MartinHoscik

Just published - Bricklayers Arms billboard proposal poses 'significant road safety risk' warns TfL goo.gl/fb/XWMGN3

via Google

madebymrsm I'm discontinuing my Bankside fabric, so it's now 1/2 price while stock lasts! etsy.me/1VhqtnM

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 7:27 PM, Feb 15th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Boris Johnson's answer to @CarolinePidgeon latest Q re trip to San Francisco has just been published pic.twitter.com/1yNMnRzA2e

via Twitter for Mac

mtchknght8 Does the public really need/want a statue erected to honour '(mere)deputy mayor at CityHall?
Details: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8650

via Safari on iOS (retweeted on 7:00 PM, Feb 15th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Bankside 1598 recreated in virtual reality at Florida university goo.gl/fb/t1r6GH

via Google

AdamBienkov Zac will be stood in for by @team_greenhalgh and Sadiq by @ValShawcross

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:53 PM, Feb 15th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

AdamBienkov Both Zac and Sadiq have pulled out of tomorrow's RIBA hustings. Follows calls by RIBA last week for the Garden Bridge to be scrapped.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:52 PM, Feb 15th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Westminster councillors to approve construction logistics plan next week: committees.westminster.gov.uk/documents/s169…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - TfL proposes Tower Bridge Road bus lane as part of cycle project goo.gl/fb/8cCnon

via Google

Free coffee tomorrow morning at London Bridge courtesy of @LondonGrind: grindandco.com/blog/2016/2/14…

via Twitter for Mac

NamesLiam Thesis on Gentrification in the ELEPHANT AND CASTLE! Please contact me on Twitter or via Email pic.twitter.com/tmcpEKssgE

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:27 PM, Feb 15th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

New signage for Quietway cycle route installed in Great Suffolk Street pic.twitter.com/QuJIgKc2x7

via Twitter for iPhone

Just published - Former Bermondsey MP Sir @SimonHughes joins Open University goo.gl/fb/kobTfm

via Google

35percent_EAN Rare 1946 aerial photo of Elephant & Castle. pic.twitter.com/KHA9n9ZfXU

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:10 PM, Feb 15th, 2016 via TweetDeck)

A bus driver has placed flowers at the scene of the recent fatal collision at Elephant & Castle pic.twitter.com/t2xcHMci8z

via Twitter for iPhone

COMPETITION: Win a pair of tickets to @goosebumpsalive at The Vaults, Waterloo london-se1.co.uk/promotions/goo…

via Twitter for Mac

TfLBusAlerts Buses in the Elephant & Castle area are now running OK following earlier delays. CLEARED

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 10:52 AM, Feb 15th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Alex Proud: "I love the strident, chav-tastic, look-at-me building that rises like a spiky phallus from SE1": telegraph.co.uk/men/thinking-m…

via Twitter for Mac

TfLBusAlerts Buses in the Elephant & Castle area are delayed up to twenty minutes due to heavy traffic.

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 8:56 AM, Feb 15th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

elliewyant @TfLBusAlerts @se1 what's the hold up at elephant and castle? Buses backed up to heygate street, barely moving. Thanks

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:38 AM, Feb 15th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

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