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News & features published on 25 October 2016
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Spanish Civil War: plaque honouring Southwark fighters relocated

A plaque honouring volunteers from Southwark, Bermondsey and Camberwell who fought on the republican side in the Spanish Civil War has been relocated to John Harvard Library.

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Garden Bridge maintenance guarantee: Sadiq toughens stance

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has given his clearest indication yet that he will not allow construction work on the Garden Bridge to begin if there is a chance of public money being required to meet maintenance and operational costs.

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Artistic director Emma Rice to leave Shakespeare's Globe

Emma Rice, artistic director of Shakespeare's Globe, will leave the Bankside playhouse in April 2018 as the theatre plans a return to more traditional staging for future productions.

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St Saviour's Dock footbridge to be replaced

The swing bridge which carries the Thames Path across the entrance to St Saviour's Dock is to be replaced just two decades after it was built.

Tweets on 25 October 2016

BTPWaterloo Three large knives found onboard a train this evening into @LondonWaterloo. Three more knives off the street… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:18 PM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

MPSSouthBank Male, previously convicted for attempted murder, caught for illegal entry to the UK! Most definitely not welcome!

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:58 PM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

@furnivalknight We'll do an FOI request for the inspection report and related correspondence

via Twitter for Mac in reply to furnivalknight

30daysbrighter Sunset from The Shard tonight. pic.twitter.com/Ac3szHSBsQ

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 10:43 PM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

MPSSouthwark Concern for missing lady, Fatima, missing from Borough SE1. Please keep your eyes out.

101 if seen. 16mis047204… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:16 PM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Man accused of cooking & eating parts of police officer said he spent "days" dealing with the body, court has heard bbc.co.uk/news/uk-englan…

via Twitter for Mac

Interesting blog post / talk re. Southwark Mint debtors' sanctuary: alsatia.org.uk/site/2016/10/w… via @anterotesis

via Twitter for Mac

Marinelivesorg Lives and disputes of ten Thames lightermen in the 1650s - Wapping, Limehouse, Southwark, St Dunstans in the East: marinelives.org/wiki/Lighterman

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:27 PM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Spanish Civil War: plaque honouring Southwark volunteers relocated to John Harvard Library dlvr.it/MWwSYV

via dlvr.it

80 yrs after Spanish Civil War, @SouthwarkMayor has unveiled a plaque recalling locals who fought fascism @IBMT_SCW: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8969

via Twitter for Mac

The swing bridge at St Saviour's Dock is broken dlvr.it/MWqyf5

via Twitter for Mac

This has been queried by Trust, as it effectively means they have to raise another £1m to get it buil… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

via Twitter for Mac in reply to se1

Just published - maintenance guarantee: Sadiq toughens stance dlvr.it/MWvcJ3

via dlvr.it

TfL has today revealed that it has spent just under £1 million on related staff time and legal costs since July 2015.

via Twitter for Mac

se1 Just published - Artistic director Emma Rice to leave Shakespeare's Globe dlvr.it/MWs4Cp

via dlvr.it (retweeted on 7:27 PM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Jessica Ennis Hill joins cyclists in Blackfriars Rd launching new Blaze safety light for @TfL and @SantanderCycles pic.twitter.com/oR4nkk1B10

via Twitter for iPad

Beautiful evening light in Borough High Street pic.twitter.com/p3xYbe4rFo

via Twitter for iPhone

Cyclists gather at @TfL @SantanderCycles Palestra for launch in of new Blaze lights pic.twitter.com/bMwfo6Xyg5

via Twitter for iPad

Just published - Artistic director Emma Rice to leave Shakespeare's Globe dlvr.it/MWs4Cp

via dlvr.it

40 years ago today, the Queen opened the @NationalTheatre on the South Bank: national-theatre.tumblr.com/post/152290277…

via Twitter for Mac

@SouthwarkLibs @BryonyWoods @bysarahbaker Need a few more details (times, etc) to add to our what's on guide. [email protected]

via Twitter for Mac in reply to SouthwarkLibs

Squarehighways The South Eastern approach walkway to @TowerBridge has been poured, and will be curing over the next few days pic.twitter.com/BaSi0wwsXl

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 4:27 PM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

CaravanResto We have loads of walk in space at our 50% off food soft launch! Breakfast, lunch and dinner - come and see us!… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:58 PM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

brigadese1 We're going to be at @TfL London Bridge underground tomorrow with a special offer and free mince pies. Don't… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 3:57 PM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - St Saviour's Dock footbridge to be replaced dlvr.it/MWqyf5

via dlvr.it

Billboard in Blackfriars Road advertising Waltham Forest leisure centre pic.twitter.com/uECotY2dxU

via Twitter for iPhone

Al Masar Lebanese restaurant in Borough High Street offering free breakfast buffet on Wednesday 7am-10.30am: london-se1.co.uk/restaurants/in…

via Twitter for Mac

Transport minister confirms that central Government will lose c. £22.5m if is not built: theyworkforyou.com/wrans/?id=2016…

via Twitter for Mac

Twelth Night Bankside revels by @thelionspart featured in Whitehaven exhibition: timesandstar.co.uk/news/English-r…

via Twitter for Mac

Forty years of grey: The National Theatre building celebrates four decades in operation econ.st/2ejneyw via @TheEconomist

via Twitter Web Client

Glaziers' Art Fair @GlaziersFair open today and tomorrow at @glaziershall next to London Bridge: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

You wouldn't have thought that the Saudi military attaché would need to advertise for security services in the Sout… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

via Twitter for iPhone

BBCTravelAlert Nothing's moving on Waterloo Bridge northbound. The signs have broken and say the Strand Underpass is closed but it… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:40 AM, Oct 25th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

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