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Tuesday 21 September 2010

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News & features published on 21 September 2010
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Taxi fire at Waterloo Station

Waterloo was filled with smoke and the smell of burning paint on Tuesday afternoon when a London black cab caught fire at Waterloo Station.

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Petition launched against Druid Street playground 'super sewer' plan

Southwark Liberal Democrats have launched a petition against Thames Water's plans to take over the Alfred Salter Playground in Druid Street as a work site for its new Thames Tunnel 'super sewer'.

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Tower Bridge bascules could be used as advertising billboard

The bascules (lifting sections) of Tower Bridge could be covered in advertising for three months this winter if plans by the City of London Corporation are approved by Tower Hamlets and Southwark councils.

Tweets on 21 September 2010

Tuesday recap: sponsors' logos on Tower Bridge, Waterloo taxi fire & petition against Druid St 'super sewer' works http://se1.info/bfp1sv

via HootSuite

[Forum] Are you bothered by noise from the Shard construction site? http://se1.info/dhNzg0

via bitly

Just published - Pics - Taxi fire at Waterloo Station http://goo.gl/fb/XSt2S

via Google

@lbearpark please may we use your pic for news story re fire, with credit of course?

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to lbearpark

Confirmed: taxi fire at Waterloo station. Now extinguished but taxi rank still closed.

via Twitter for iPhone

RT @chrischarlton: Waterloo station smoke - I'm outside - lots of people saying a taxi is on fire.

via Twitter for iPhone

RT @lbearpark: Looks like a fire coming from Waterloo station http://yfrog.com/n3o37rj

via Twitter for iPhone

RT @tower_bridge: Abseilers on West Walkway of Tower Bridge http://is.gd/fkTSx

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RT @lucaspiller: Loads of smoke pluming out the back of Waterloo station.

via Tweetie for Mac

Anyone know more? RT @fluffythoughts: There's a FIRE!! near waterloo station, lot's of smoke, not sure where it's coming from...

via Tweetie for Mac

RT @spizzenergi: Just drove past 'comedian' Michael Barrymore speaking to camera in George Row SE1 - 100 yards from Tommy Steele's old home

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African & African Caribbean Design Diaspora exhibition at @BetterBankside pop-up space with @l_d_f http://se1.info/aa7NCx

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#elefest starts tomorrow with an Open Rehearsal of ROTOR at @siobhandavies http://se1.info/bjdzkK

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The Future of Borough High Street - special community council meeting next month http://se1.info/dzT6qA

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RT @bruceelrick: Saw a bit of filming of Salmon Fishing in the Yemen with Ewan McGregor at Borough Market this morning. Didn't see any slebs

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Protozoa: new play by Kay Adshead opens this week at the temporary Jellyfish Theatre in Union Street http://se1.info/cCCkLH

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Just published - Petition launched against Druid Street playground @thameswater 'super sewer' plan http://goo.gl/fb/EY1fq

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An evening of improvised comedy http://se1.info/dsTwLc

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The Future of Climate Change - discussion in Waterloo tomorrow evening http://se1.info/aPL5hG

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Tower Bridge will lift at 1.50pm for the departure of the Brazilian navy ship that's been moored next to HMS Belfast

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Tim Butcher talk & book-signing tonight at Southwark Cathedral http://se1.info/aAcTo8

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Architecture minister John Penrose today turned down Hayward Gallery, QEH, Purcell Rm & Waterloo Station for listing http://se1.info/bpVg5T

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Simon Hughes namechecks former Southwark councillor and mayor Hilary Wines - who died last month - in his #ldconf speech

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RT @datainadequate: If anyone in the St.George's Rd/Brook Drive area has lost a black cat, I may have some bad news for them :(

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Simon Hughes: "We are now a party that everybody listens to - and I'm not just referring to my voicemails" #ldconf

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Simon Hughes: "For the avoidance of doubt ... I am a rock-solid supporter of the coalition" #ldconf

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Simon Hughes MP speaking at Lib Dem conference - watch it live here: http://bbc.in/br1AMC #ldconf

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Does your friend, neighbour or colleague deserve recognition for making a difference in Southwark? http://bit.ly/aR6Pga

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Michael Foley's Age of Absurdity: Why Modern Life Makes It Hard To Be Happy - tonight at @woolfsonandtay http://se1.info/9RZO5r

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Take a local history walk around Waterloo and Lower Marsh this Thursday evening http://se1.info/aR4FL9

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@alisonduker Oh, very small in the grand scale of things, no doubt.

via Tweetie for Mac in reply to alisonduker

Luke Johnson buys Feng Sushi http://se1.info/bO38BL inc South Bank & Borough Market branches

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Boris says that a total of 2,700 @BarclaysCycle Hire members were incorrectly charged twice with a total value of £20,500.

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As of 7 September , TfL have received a total of 1,431 complaints regarding the @barclayscycle scheme.

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What are Gordon Ramsay and Stuart Gillies cooking up at the Union Street Cafe? http://bit.ly/cmOXRu

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International Peace Day celebrations 11am-3pm http://se1.info/ciMvRP

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Just published - Tower Bridge bascules could be turned into giant billboard for 2012 sponsors http://goo.gl/fb/8GfPb

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@laraloobrush No idea! Will tweet if we hear anything

via Tweetie for Mac in reply to laraloobrush

RT @I_W_M: From barge to free-standing - HMS Belfast's new Foremast is in place! See the pics: http://ow.ly/2GVFS

via HootSuite

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