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Saturday 19 February 2011

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News & features published on 19 February 2011
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17-storey Borough tower would cause "real and serious" harm says inspector

Plans for a 17-storey tower of student accommodation close to St George the Martyr church in Borough have been rejected by a planning inspector.

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Waterloo Library under threat of closure

The Friends of Waterloo Library have launched a petition calling on Lambeth Council to save the much-valued community facility in Lower Marsh.

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Protesters at St Thomas' highlight plight of hospital workers arrested last month

A coalition of campaign groups staged a demonstration outside St Thomas' Hospital on Friday evening in solidarity with workers arrested last month for identity offences.

Tweets on 19 February 2011

Saturday recap: 17-storey Borough tower vetoed; Waterloo #savelibraries campaign & St Thomas' Hospital demo http://se1.info/f6JqKx

via bitly

The Old Vic's @kevinspacey answers your questions on CNN http://se1.info/hrlSyg

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There's a well-deserved plug for @thebikeshow of @resonancefm on this week's @radioacademy #radiotalk podcast

via Twitter for Mac

RT @blueprintmag: Modernity for the few - why the Shard lies http://bit.ly/hV3610

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Just published - 17-storey Borough tower would cause "real and serious" harm says inspector http://goo.gl/fb/flUYc

via Google

RT @mcguinnesspaul: anyone have any idea why last week's newly planted trees outside 118 Southwark Bridge Rd have been cut down?

via Twitter for Mac

RT @scrumph Elephant & Castle to Liverpool St options between 8 & 11 hrs (via Manchester on train/return by coach) http://twitpic.com/41esfw

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Just published - Waterloo Library under threat of closure #savelibraries @SaveLambthLibs http://goo.gl/fb/gcgAc

via Google

Travelling on @thamesclippers this afternoon? High tide + Blackfriars building work = disruption west of Bankside http://se1.info/fL0exl

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Just published - Protesters at St Thomas' highlight plight of hospital workers arrested last month http://goo.gl/fb/8j266

via Google

Would you put a letter in this scruffy post box in Esmeralda Road SE1? asks Cllr Graham Neale http://se1.info/fOe7do

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Blackfriars Bridge: new road layout proposed for northern side http://se1.info/eMogoW (via @citycyclists)

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How @degustibusbread fought off a proposed 57 per cent rent increase at Borough Market http://se1.info/eBtHV3

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Pink chameleon: @FT_houseandhome visits Zandra Rhodes in Bermondsey Street http://se1.info/gPKAe0

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Teacher complains to IPCC after police officers stopped him photographing @thelondoneye http://se1.info/giUD3M (via @AP_Magazine)

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Waterloo & South Bank local history event 11am-1pm http://se1.info/fYvlZy

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@chaseKevin Thanks - downloaded it last week but haven't got round to writing a review yet

via Twitter for Mac in reply to chaseKevin

Join @cooltan4 at 12 noon for a gentle 5-mile walk through the back streets of Southwark http://se1.info/gjrrDN #lgbt

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From the top of the Shard, HMS Belfast looks "like something you play with in the bath" http://t.co/49lZqoI via @Telegraph

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At the peak of construction work, the Shard was getting 30 cm taller every hour http://se1.info/h45PFp

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