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News & features published on 6 April 2016
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CCTV images show missing Met policeman in Bankside on Friday

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Metropolitan Police officer PC Gordon Semple have released CCTV pictures showing him in the Bankside area last Friday afternoon.

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Boris Johnson unveils Sir Simon Milton statue at One Tower Bridge

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has unveiled a statue of his former deputy, Sir Simon Milton, overlooking City Hall.

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Russian space rocket tower: developers lodge appeal

The developers behind an audacious proposal to build a 30-storey tower modelled on a Russian space rocket have lodged an appeal against Southwark Council's decision to veto the scheme.

Tweets on 6 April 2016

Blackfriars Road's new @SantanderCycles docking station is now active. Just needs some bikes now. pic.twitter.com/RzUyJn2dBP

via Twitter for iPhone

Charlotte_LGA .@se1 Ten minutes later the sky looks like this! pic.twitter.com/Ay32PpJQ7u

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:21 PM, Apr 6th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Charlotte_LGA Elephants and rainbows in @se1 pic.twitter.com/IagSpxcXfE

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:11 PM, Apr 6th, 2016 via TweetDeck)

Shortspin An almost double rainbow over Elephant and Castle. pic.twitter.com/AWPMWhD9M1

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:10 PM, Apr 6th, 2016 via TweetDeck)

Just published - CCTV images show missing Met policeman in Bankside on Friday goo.gl/fb/ZdRcLL

via Google

Did you see missing policeman around The Shard / London Bridge / Bankside on Friday lunchtime? Urgent police appeal: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8730

via Twitter for Mac

Inquiry to be held into Riley's Russian rocket tower for Southwark Street

london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8728

"joke is likely to wear thin" says GLA

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Boris Johnson unveils Sir Simon Milton statue at One Tower Bridge, overlooking City Hall goo.gl/fb/opohGc

via Google

inpaddington @james_hatts @se1 You can sit next to him in Paddington, and a lot of people do @merchantsqevent pic.twitter.com/lgehoaAXOH

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:31 PM, Apr 6th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

@NickTheGreek81 People who knew him - even political enemies - say very warm things about him. But # of memorials is extraordinary.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to NickTheGreek81

james_hatts Will Berkeley Homes security be forever chiding ppl for climbing up onto plinth for selfie with Sir Simon Milton? pic.twitter.com/KayxtbHsdn

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 4:24 PM, Apr 6th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

He must be the most memorialised public figure since Prince Albert. Does Princess Diana have so many memorials?

via Twitter for Mac in reply to se1

Does Simon Milton (former Boris deputy) have more public memorials in Ldn than anyone else? london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8729 pic.twitter.com/CANp46CsG2

via Twitter for Mac

TfLTrafficNews All lanes are now OPEN on Elephant And Castle following an earlier collision. Traffic is back to normal for the time of day..

via Engagor (retweeted on 3:48 PM, Apr 6th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

TfLTrafficNews A23 Westminster Bridge Road SE1 - Slow moving traffic westbound due to a demonstration heading towards Parliament.

via Engagor (retweeted on 12:09 PM, Apr 6th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Russian space rocket 'folly' in Southwark Street: developers appeal against council decision goo.gl/fb/JfqBB5

via Google

Gibsons_puzzles Not much has changed in 50 years! Present day vs. 1967. 'Under the Clock' is a 636pc puzzle painted by Terence Cuneo pic.twitter.com/jmAUij6jHd

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:11 AM, Apr 6th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

TfLTrafficNews A3 Elephant And Castle btwn Elephant And Castle Rbt and Newington Butts - Lane three (of three) is currently blocked due to a collision.

via Engagor (retweeted on 9:33 AM, Apr 6th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

The team from @londonelects will be in St John's Churchyard this morning to chat about the Mayor/Assembly elections london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/2…

via Twitter for Mac

Food hygiene rated 'poor' at Tai Tip Mein noodle bar, Elephant & Castle: scoresonthedoors.org.uk/business/tai-t…

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