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News & features published on 15 April 2019
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Environmental protesters block Waterloo Bridge

Waterloo Bridge was closed to motor traffic on Monday as climate change activists took over the bridge as part of an international wave of civil disobedience to call for action on climate change.

Tweets on 15 April 2019

LondonWaterloo From this morning's @MetroUK - thanks Doc! pic.twitter.com/6R9ZdQQ74W

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International trade secretary Liam Fox is to be granted the Freedom of the City of London, giving him the right to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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twa96 Does anyone know where in I can dispose of knives? @se1

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Rather unedifying exchanges between Labour, Green and Tory councillors at Lambeth cabinet as decision on children's… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Addressing Lambeth cabinet, MP @helenhayes_ says she understands the anger of parents re cuts to children's centres… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Cllr @JenniferBrathwa says cuts to children's centres in Lambeth are "a direct result of nine long years of Tory an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Amazed by how empty the public gallery is for the children’s centre cuts decision at Lambeth. pic.twitter.com/xLmgpqMnjC

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At the Assembly Hall at Lambeth Town Hall where cabinet meeting begins shortly. Cuts to children’s centres includin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Salvation Army brass quartet playing ‘Onward, Christian Soldiers’ at Elephant & Castle. Tune by Arthur Sullivan. pic.twitter.com/dM33k6hVY8

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BTPLondonBridge One man has been arrested today for 5 x historic theft offences from

The wanted man was in a coffee… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Tonight from 5pm Lambeth cabinet set to rubber stamp proposal to withdraw children’s centre funding from… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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The @ExtinctionR banners fluttering I the breeze at Waterloo Bridge pic.twitter.com/xBDPbrqf04

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People’s Assembly on Waterloo Bridge. @ExtinctionR. 10 year old explains why he’s turned from capitalism to civil d… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Current scene at Shell HQ on Belvedere Road @ExtinctionR - two protesters on canopy above reception. “Crime Scene”… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Film clip of the Festival of Britain on the South Bank in 1951 vimeo.com/329343238

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Danny Baker has told how he was once shot in the bum by a gun-toting West Ham fan in Tooley Street.

thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/8…

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NewsUKArchives As protest at Bridge today it seemed apt to look back into the history in this pic b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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An exhibition of railway footbridges at Waterloo Station ianvisits.co.uk/blog/2019/04/1… via @ianvisits

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Environmental protesters block Waterloo Bridge london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9899

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Aficionados of Greater London Council history will soon be able to get married at County Hall in rooms named after… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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A bus driver and two off-duty doctors have been revealed by @thesundaytimes as “good Samaritans” of the London Brid… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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A couple of 1979 photos of @boroughmarket from @Peter_Marshall in this blog post re-photo.co.uk/?p=9557

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Hare Krishna serving up food on Waterloo Bridge as part of @ExtinctionR pic.twitter.com/bLNYaNy33m

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The row of pot plants on Waterloo Bridge brought by @ExtinctionR participants as the antithesis of the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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There’s also a skateboard ramp in the middle of Waterloo Bridge @ExtinctionR pic.twitter.com/y57nKvMxtf

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StartLicensing Nice insight into 's part in history @sainsburys
Stamford Street Food Company: Sainsbury… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:17 AM, Apr 15th, 2019 via Twitter for iPhone)

The @ExtinctionR folk are turning Waterloo Bridge into a people-powered by adding trees and plants. pic.twitter.com/HM5CV7p1xi

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Climate change action by @ExtinctionR means that Waterloo Bridge is closed to motor vehicles until further notice pic.twitter.com/qi9dhFk6w0

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One of several Palm processions in Borough and Bankside yesterday @SouthwarkChurch as begins. twitter.com/marionmarples/…

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SarahWaltonNews Climate change protestors trying to fill south end of Waterloo Bridge with trees and flowers pic.twitter.com/ZZUKZM2s0x

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LdnRebellion Waterloo bridge taken! The @ExtinctionR garden is forming... Skateboard ramp being built. Beautiful weather... Come… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:35 AM, Apr 15th, 2019 via Twitter for iPhone)

rachaelvenables Climate Change Protesters from @ExtinctionR have just blocked Waterloo Bridge.

Their plans are to bring London to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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