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News & features published on 8 May 2017
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Waterloo's Hampton by Hilton hotel plans 40-room extension

Just three years after it opened, the owners of the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo hotel in Waterloo Road want to add an eight-storey extension.

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Council sets up Old Kent Road planning & regeneration team

Southwark Council has set up a team of planning and regeneration officers to lead the reinvention of the Old Kent Road.

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TfL sets aside opposition to Borough High Street cycle crossing

Transport for London is to press ahead with plans for a Quietway cycle crossing of Borough High Street at the Union Street and Newcomen Street junction despite public consultation revealing 63 per cent opposition to the scheme.

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Mayor and Bishop visit St Jude's Primary School

The Mayor of Southwark and the Bishop of Woolwich visited St Jude's Primary School last month for the official opening of a new entrance.

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Electric heater warning after Bath Terrace blaze

Firefighters are urging people to take extra care when using electric heaters after a fire at a block of flats on Bath Terrace last month.

Tweets on 8 May 2017

se1 Bermondsey & Old Southwark hustings with @BanksideForum & @Southwarkcathed - book now: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:13 PM, May 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Learn about the archaeological dig that uncovered a palace in Borough High Street some have likened to Hampton Court london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Just published - Waterloo Road will have 718 hotel rooms if Hampton by Hilton extension is approved dlvr.it/P5Sgg5

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Just published - Council sets up Old Kent Road planning & regeneration team dlvr.it/P5S3kp

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Just published - TfL sets aside opposition to Borough High Street / Union Street / Newcomen Street plan dlvr.it/P5RTZc

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BeardyMetalFace Le Boreal drifts in to town 🤓🇫🇷🛳

@Joanneysaurus @TowerBridge @MPSonthewater @TowerRNLI @LondonPortAuth @se1twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:40 PM, May 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - Mayor and Bishop visit St Jude's Primary School dlvr.it/P5N9dq

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Citymapper launching pop-up bus route in SE1 wired.co.uk/article/cityma…

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Just published - Electric heater warning after Bath Terrace blaze dlvr.it/P5MR7g

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Lord Coe joins Evening Standard as columnist; tells paper he backs the standard.co.uk/sport/lord-coe…

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AdeleCathedrals What a sad story, but well done Pete. Hope someone will come forward to take the dogs in - it would be terrible if… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 3:05 PM, May 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

@sohocub @roundaboutnews There was debris on the road at the point the cycle lane begins. Truck stopped some metres beyond this point.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to sohocub

@sohocub @roundaboutnews Scene of collision seemed to be at the point where the segregated lane begins.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to sohocub

johncwatson200 Great first service at St Matthew's at the Elephant for the Hispanic Congregeation. @SouthwarkCofE @c_of_e pic.twitter.com/exf126FAC9

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:43 PM, May 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

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