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News & features published on 16 May 2021
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Temporary jobcentre to open in Blackfriars Road

The Government has announced that it will open a temporary jobcentre in Blackfriars Road to help Southwark locals who have lost their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic find new employment.

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Westminster Bridge: green light for segregated cycle lanes

Plans to replace the temporary security barriers on Westminster Bridge with metal bollards dividing the main carriageway from new cycle lanes have been approved by councils on both sides of the river.

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Bakerloo line: off-peak tube frequency cut by 15 per cent

As COVID-19 restrictions are eased this week, London Underground has announced it is cutting the weekday daytime and evening service on the Bakerloo line by 15 per cent.

Tweets on 16 May 2021

kateferguson4 Not sure where the fountain starts and the rain ends pic.twitter.com/849S0khmKT

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:48 PM, May 16th, 2021 via Buffer)

se1 As COVID-19 restrictions are eased this week, London Underground has announced it is cutting the weekday daytime an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer (retweeted on 9:46 PM, May 16th, 2021 via Twitter for iPhone)

ianvisits On this day in 1988 -- the Thameslink line opened running through central London pic.twitter.com/igDUAEnzuf

via ianvisits (retweeted on 9:31 PM, May 16th, 2021 via Twitter for iPhone)

The gardens of @lambethpalace will be open to the public on Monday evening as part of @NGSOpenGardens

Info:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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se1 Plans to replace the temporary security barriers on Westminster Bridge with metal bollards dividing the main carria… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer (retweeted on 6:42 PM, May 16th, 2021 via Twitter for iPhone)

Sunday COVID-19 stats for our boroughs:

Southwark
2 more people tested positive
This week: 40
Last we… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre demolition - photos taken from same spot two weeks apart. pic.twitter.com/pbpjmUIIOT

via Twitter for iPhone

Filming taking place in Trinity Street on Thursday and Friday pic.twitter.com/Xac3oBQLED

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New York-founded restaurant chain called Elephant & Castle - named after the SE1 tube station - is opening its firs… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Can imagine that cab drivers will have a few wry comments about the fact that the former TfL taxi and private hire… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Plans to replace the temporary security barriers on Westminster Bridge with metal bollards dividing the main carria… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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This story involves Delancey, the firm redeveloping the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre and London College of Com… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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As COVID-19 restrictions are eased this week, London Underground has announced it is cutting the weekday daytime an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Speaking to @RidgeOnSunday, @MattHancock hails public response to recent surge testing in Lambeth.

But the fact r… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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