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News & features published on 23 April 2016
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Garden Bridge: lease decision upheld by Lambeth councillors

Lambeth's overview & scrutiny committee has resolved by five votes to four not to block the council's controversial decision to allow South Bank land to be used for the Garden Bridge.

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Prince Philip at Southwark Cathedral for Shakespeare 400 service

The Duke of Edinburgh was the guest of honour at a service in Southwark Cathedral to mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare.

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Barack Obama visits Shakespeare's Globe

The President of the United State of America visited Bankside on Saturday to see Shakespeare's Globe on the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death.

Tweets on 23 April 2016

Celebrate St George's Day Catalan style tomorrow at @boroughmarket: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via TweetDeck

MPSSouthBank Another driver reported for prosecution for using mobile phone on Bridge

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:39 PM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

KenningtonPOB Will bargains like this still be on offer when the Elephant and Castle shopping centre is replaced? @roundaboutnews pic.twitter.com/DN8Aq2mx6i

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:38 PM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

A reminder about London Marathon road closures tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/4Zf9OrDLKY

via Twitter for iPhone

Just published - Garden Bridge: lease decision scrutinised by Lambeth councillors goo.gl/fb/XjCsBM

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bakerandmaker @se1 huge, reckless bike ride/road takeover down BHS earlier, reminiscent of motorbike one earlier this year pic.twitter.com/JghafPbaDP

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:51 PM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - Prince Philip at @Southwarkcathed for service with @The_Globe goo.gl/fb/wnAZJN

via Google

Prince Philip - at @Southwarkcathed this AM - is long-term @The_Globe supporter. 1987 visit film: youtube.com/watch?v=F2qL9b…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Barack Obama visits Shakespeare's Globe goo.gl/fb/7N9wXy

via Google

"These are difficult and uncertain times for the NHS" warns Sir Hugh Taylor, chairman of Guy's and St Thomas' @GSTTnhs

via Twitter for Mac

Fr Jonathan thanks all involved in @GeorgeSouthwark play including children from St Jude's School and @LSBU students pic.twitter.com/A39o60Rt38

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Fr Jonathan introduces the @GeorgeSouthwark St George's Day play outside @georgethemartyr church. pic.twitter.com/V8K6mHXvpq

via Twitter for iPhone

Still time to rush down to Tabard Street to see @GeorgeSouthwark open air play outside @georgethemartyr pic.twitter.com/GqnBEfr7NE

via Twitter for iPhone

georgethemartyr Rehearsals look and sound great giving a run for its money - 3pm FREE @GeorgeSouthwark pic.twitter.com/USkC2DF3Zg

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:07 PM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

The @GeorgeSouthwark procession has reached Pilgrimage Street. Open air play outside @georgethemartyr begins shortly pic.twitter.com/nUKbud3WR9

via Twitter for iPhone

AllyAsh Lots of bikes causing disturbance along . Endless, helmet-less, not letting traffic through. @se1 moby.to/9mmgg0

via Echofon (retweeted on 2:50 PM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

TheaCope What's going on? 2/2 @se1

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:47 PM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

TheaCope Hundreds and hundreds of teens on bicycles cycling down street in the middle of rd, really dangerous, stopping traffic.(1/2 @se1

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:46 PM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

The @GeorgeSouthwark festival procession reaches Great Suffolk Street vine.co/v/iUqtWVDM3XD

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The @GeorgeSouthwark dragon crosses the cycle superhighway at St George's Circus en route to @georgethemartyr pic.twitter.com/fjsut37zhr

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The @GeorgeSouthwark procession leaves @StGeorgesCath. See free open air play 3pm outside @georgethemartyr church pic.twitter.com/ariOa4U4N8

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The dean @StGeorgesCath Fr Richard Hearn welcoming @GeorgeSouthwark festival visitors pic.twitter.com/t2OHNvxDDp

via Twitter for iPhone

The @SouthwarkMayor is now at @StGeorgesCath for @GeorgeSouthwark St George's Day procession.

via Twitter for iPhone

Look out for @Georgefestival procession with dragon through streets of Southwark this afternoon: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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GeorgeSouthwark Relic of St George on display at beginning of procession @StGeorgesCath @georgethemartyr @se1 pic.twitter.com/9d56mCOJT1

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 1:56 PM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Sadly not as good as the pic of Obama we got when he last visited SE1 in 2011 pic.twitter.com/mtvHySRVs0

via Twitter for Mac in reply to se1

Slightly clearer pic of President Obama driving along Sumner Street SE1 this morning pic.twitter.com/kCsoYdkoLR

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deansouthwark Crowds gather on Bankside for @The_Globe for pic.twitter.com/mr1yVsuLOS

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:12 PM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Borough Market shoppers surprised to see Duke of Edinburgh pic.twitter.com/L10fFFPBEU

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Unusual and effective fusion of theatre and liturgy at @Southwarkcathed to mark at @The_Globe

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random_rhiannon Bellringing before the Shakespeare service @Southwarkcathed @deansouthwark @se1 @Swarkbells pic.twitter.com/rlBQKOAOjy

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:50 AM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Free open air theatre for St George's Day this afternoon outside @georgethemartyr with @GeorgeSouthwark festival london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for iPhone

bostonsausage @boroughmarket today we are serving up this delicious special. Find us opposite @fishborough @se1 @LoveFoodLincs pic.twitter.com/7BOyvi8lbM

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:41 AM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Pupils from @CathedralSE1 will take part in service @Southwarkcathed. Collection will be taken for @UnitedStSaviour charity.

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Timothy West and Zoe Wanamaker among those taking part in service at @Southwarkcathed. Preacher is Bishop of London.

via Twitter for iPhone

In 1964 @Southwarkcathed hosted similar service for 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth w Princess Alice YouTu.be/rdKM-hVa40Y

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You can just see Obama in this pic as motorcade leaves Bankside pic.twitter.com/SKJG8c8Bqu

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President Obama waves to SE1 locals as he leaves Bankside @The_Globe pic.twitter.com/ETErc3r7K2

via Twitter for iPhone

Small crowd hoping to see Obama outside Sumner Buildings pic.twitter.com/BnZ6cApECW

via Twitter for iPhone

Garden Museum Spring Plants and Gardens Fair in Lambeth Palace Garden today: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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SkyHarriet President Obama @POTUS has arrived at The Globe Theatre. Q&A with young people next. Then meeting with @jeremycorbyn - more @SkyNews

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:47 AM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Barack Obama is currently visiting @The_Globe theatre at Bankside

via Twitter for iPhone

rose21242597 @The_Globe Grandson's Globe Theatre, by the medium of cake! pic.twitter.com/tfxk0RXqe6

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 9:44 AM, Apr 23rd, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Fences being put out in Sumner Street for Obama visit to Globe pic.twitter.com/x3UOYoneJQ

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Big security cordon around Bankside area for Obama visit pic.twitter.com/jrJK8I7RA4

via Twitter for iPhone

This time next week, Elephant & Castle's new leisure centre will be OPEN london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8746

via Twitter for Mac

Barack Obama to visit @The_Globe, Bankside, Southwark this morning: bbc.co.uk/news/entertain…

via Twitter for Mac

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