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News & features published on 6 November 2016
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Judges in Waterloo as high street contest enters final fortnight

A panel of judges toured Waterloo on Friday morning to cast a critical eye over the shop and services on The Cut and Lower Marsh as part of the Great British High Street competition.

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5m for LSBU's Institute of Professional and Technical Education

Southwark Council is planning a 5 million contribution to London South Bank University's new institute to support students following technical or vocational qualifications and higher apprenticeships.

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St Saviour's Dock bridge: repair is still an option, says council

Southwark Council says that it hasn't ruled out repairing the existing swing bridge across the entrance to St Saviour's Dock rather than replacing it with a new structure.

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Virtual speed bumps cut traffic speeds in Southwark Street

Painting optical illusions onto the road surface on Southwark Street has cut traffic speeds by up to 3 mph, according to Transport for London.

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Could tolls be levied on Thames bridges from SE1 to Square Mile?

The City of London Corporation has suggested that motorists crossing the Thames bridges between Southwark and the Square Mile could be charged a toll in a bid to reduce traffic congestion.

Tweets on 6 November 2016

se1 Help us to save the SE1 website by joining our membership scheme: London-SE1.co.uk/membership/

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Hear how Sadiq Khan answered questions about at this week youtube.com/watch?v=QNQerd… via @TCOSLondon

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A different sort of Armistice Day event in Borough High Street this Friday, with @Peoples_Company and @SwkHeritage: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Just published - Judges visit The Cut & Lower Marsh as high street contest enters final fortnight @WeAreWaterlooUK dlvr.it/Mc6Kk6

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se1 Just published - St Saviour's Dock bridge: repair is still an option, says council dlvr.it/Mc26PZ

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se1 Just published - City Corporation mulls toll regime for Blackfriars, Southwark and London Bridges dlvr.it/Mc1FFH

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TfLTrafficNews A collision is partially blocking A301 Waterloo Road at Baylis Road heading twds the IMAX Roundabout. Q's on approach.

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se1 Just published - Virtual speed bumps cut traffic speeds in Southwark Street dlvr.it/Mc1jG1

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See Queen Victoria's slippers at a @SwkHeritage event this Thursday evening: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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WEPSouthwarkLDN Come meet like-minded locals at our first informal morning in Bermondsey! This Friday at 10am… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

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Just published - Council offers £5m for LSBU's Institute of Professional and Technical Education (IPTE) dlvr.it/Mc2YFc

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Just published - St Saviour's Dock bridge: repair is still an option, says council dlvr.it/Mc26PZ

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Just published - Virtual speed bumps cut traffic speeds in Southwark Street dlvr.it/Mc1jG1

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Just published - City Corporation mulls toll regime for Blackfriars, Southwark and London Bridges dlvr.it/Mc1FFH

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Meghan Markle once jumped on a plane from Toronto to dine at a restaurant in Tooley Street: mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/p…

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Lots to see and do at @makespacestudio Open Studio today near Lambeth North / Waterloo: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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View from Blackfriars Bridge looking towards Waterloo Bridge (inc @OxoTowerWharf) 1971: flickr.com/photos/brighta…

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