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News & features published on 21 September 2016
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Sadiq Khan at Borough Market for Urban Food Awards

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan dropped in at Borough Market on Wednesday night for the Urban Food Awards.

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Sadiq backs plaque to honour women who built Waterloo Bridge

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has backed a campaign for a blue plaque on Waterloo Bridge to honour the women said to have worked on the construction project during World War II.

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Put up a net curtain: Tate boss's riposte to Neo Bankside neighbours

Tate director Sir Nicholas Serota has advised residents of Neo Bankside to put up blinds or net curtains after Tate Modern faced complaints from the adjacent luxury development about gallery visitors gawping at their homes.

Tweets on 21 September 2016

Here @WHurst1 of @ArchitectsJrnal neatly highlights the inconsistent messaging from advocates pic.twitter.com/GNfzqHUsF1

via Twitter for iPhone

stjohnswaterloo Faith for the Climate kicks off with Rabbi Natan Levy talking to @LondonLive pic.twitter.com/GQpFmDbfY6

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:30 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

stjohnswaterloo "Only when we think as one humanity can we save the planet," says @DrHusnaAhmad on @LondonLive pic.twitter.com/pONoYjbRbQ

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:30 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

jenwrenmosley We as local elected politicians applaud @CoinStreet their cautious approach to land discussions to protect our area… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:59 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

"I am supporting this excellent initiative" - @SadiqKhan on @theladiesbridge Waterloo Bridge blue plaque campaign
london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8906

via Twitter for Mac

Are net curtains the answer to the Tate Modern / Neo Bankside privacy row?

AUDIO: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8905 pic.twitter.com/mGOfAArTG9

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Second prize for @Gourmet_Goat - they also won sustainable street food category @boroughmarket pic.twitter.com/L6xw1pvsrg

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It all started here in SE1 at the Marlborough Playground in Union Street twitter.com/the_sra/status…

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BOSTSE1 @BOSTSE1 have won The Small Park of the Year award!! For . Well done to our volunteers pic.twitter.com/AtWPsHzPpT

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:50 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

CityPolice deployment on earlier. 1 vehicle seized for & no MOT. Driver given 6pts & fined £400.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:47 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Big news coming in the morning. The saga will rumble on for some time.

via Twitter for Mac

Transformers 5 movie will be filming on Westminster Bridge on Saturday morning - shut 7am-9am

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Prince William is due to visit the Shard tomorrow (as @TuskTrust patron) to make a speech about the illegal trade in wildlife

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adamamyl Shouldn't this be in CATford? (Stop that — Ed.) twitter.com/se1/status/778…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:15 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Cat video themed festival coming to Elephant & Castle: metro.co.uk/2016/09/20/lon…

via Twitter for Mac

@jpschia It's part of the Thameslink Programme. Different kettle of fish. Likely to be haggling between TfL and DfT in due course.

via TweetDeck in reply to jpschia

This is what the developers of Neo Bankside said in 2009 when Tate Modern extension was at Southwark planning cttee pic.twitter.com/NGPXKVXxpm

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@susiemesure Thanks! To be fair he said it in a press conference, but we asked the question.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to susiemesure

dogandpot What's happening? Well I am getting a new coat of Varnish from right about now. Come down and take some pictures of me in the hood. Love:-)

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:49 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

The @dogandpot is getting a new coat of varnish thanks to @lb_southwark pic.twitter.com/GZ0YYcpiQs

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CoinStreet Sign up to @se1 membership scheme and support this brilliant resource for anyone who works, lives and visits the

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:42 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Sadiq Khan backs plaque to honour women who built Waterloo Bridge @theladiesbridge: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8906 pic.twitter.com/iMegiZMoY2

via Twitter for Mac

MPSSouthwark This stolen bike was returned to its rightful owner today! 🖒😁 ^706 pic.twitter.com/KWYDwxZyCL

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:12 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Neo Bankside resident posts YouTube video showing crowds on Tate Modern balcony london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8905 youtu.be/KZAW3PjuHvs

via Twitter for Mac

Designing the London Eye and other icons - Julia Barfield at @morleycollege tonight : london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Waterloo Community Development Group meeting tonight - Lower Marsh hotel, @OasisJohanna + library, etc london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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james_hatts My question to Sir Nicholas Serota at @Tate press conference has now sparked story on Press Association wire service home.bt.com/news/uk-news/t…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 12:43 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

AboutLondon Put up a net curtain: Tate boss’s riposte to Neo Bankside neighbours buff.ly/2dgoC41 via @se1 pic.twitter.com/EJbONU7xfu

via Buffer (retweeted on 12:36 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

@freethepeeps there will be card readers for voluntary donations, but not a toll.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to freethepeeps

"No disrespect to Joanna, but she can keep her gift" - Cllr @jenwrenmosley tells Vanessa. South Bank doesn't need for regen.

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Cllr @jenwrenmosley pointed out to @VanessaOnAir has no incentive to raise maintenance £££ given guarantee from public purse

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For good or ill, governance fundamentally different to any other river crossing. Disingenuous in extreme to suggest otherwise.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to se1

"Like any bridge, it's a public thoroughfare" claims J Lumley re . @BBCRadioLondon should consider correction. Simply untrue.

via Twitter for Mac

@follyforlondon some of her statements were plain inaccurate, certainly.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to follyforlondon

redtoria @se1 @VanessaOnAir Can we just have a voucher?

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:04 PM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

"Sometimes it seems like you've knocked on door with bouquet of flowers and person has taken them & stamped on them" - Lumley

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Joanna Lumley claims will be "public thoroughfare" like Millennium Br.

Simply incorrect. No right of way.

@VanessaOnAir

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"Nobody stands to make any money from this" ... "it's a gift to London" - Joanna Lumley on @VanessaOnAir

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"We're going to make things from all the trees that are felled" for Joanna Lumley tells @VanessaOnAir

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"It isn't a private bridge" says Joanna Lumley.

Planning docs very clear it is a private space + governed by private rules.

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Joanna Lumley hopes @CoinStreet will agree to South Bank lease deal "next week": bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04…

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We should think of "like the Millennium Bridge but with trees on" says Joanna Lumley

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Neo Bankside resident comments on the Tate Modern viewing gallery controversy on our Facebook page: facebook.com/londonse1/post…

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Joanna Lumley says she's "so sympathetic" to the "two or three thousand" people who oppose @VanessaOnAir

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"a gift to London from people who are much richer" - Joanna Lumley tells @VanessaOnAir: bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04…

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Tate Modern / Neo Bankside privacy row - hear what Sir Nicholas Serota had to say: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8905 pic.twitter.com/UZpyCd0WBb

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TheGardenBridge A huge thank you to @VanessaOnAir for having Garden Bridge Trustee @JoannaLumley on the show this morning, great to… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:09 AM, Sep 21st, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Put up a net curtain: Tate boss Serota's riposte to Neo Bankside neighbours - AUDIO here london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8905 pic.twitter.com/RPlLutTHdF

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