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Thursday 10 March 2011

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News & features published on 10 March 2011
Bankside BikeShed competition shortlist revealed

Better Bankside and the Architecture Foundation have named the five shortlisted entries in their competition to create new portable, secure bicycle parking in the Bankside area.

Alcohol-related violence on the up in Borough and Bankside

As councillors prepare to approve an extension of the existing saturation policy for licenced premises in Borough and Bankside, new figures show that alcohol-related violence in the area has increased.

Campaigners call for Oxford Circus-style diagonal crossing in Borough

Local campaign group Southwark Living Streets has proposed an Oxford Circus-style diagonal pedestrian crossing at the junction of Borough High Street, Marshalsea Road and Great Dover Street.

Waterloo's Johanna Primary School considers bid for academy status

Johanna Primary School in Waterloo is considering an application to the Government for academy status in partnership with Oasis Community Learning.

Tweets on 10 March 2011

Thursday recap: Oxford Circus @ Borough? Alcohol violence up, Waterloo school's academy plan & Bankside bike parking

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RT @rawrsomesauce: The Bakerloo line is 105 years old today and originally ran between Lambeth North and Baker Street!

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Attend a beginners' tango class, or join in sessions to simply practice your steps at @CoinStreet this Saturday

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Blackfriars Road - consultation on removal of pedestrian crossing ends tomorrow

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RT @JonYeomans1: Strange animal-like creatures sighted in #Bankside #London

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[Forum] Did you witness an altercation between a cyclist and a pedestrian in Cornwall Road this morning?

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Interested in the story of Bermondsey Antiques Market? Free lunchtime screening of @signaturekd short film tomorrow

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RT @MartG_85: Manhole cover caused baby's pushchair to flip over on Long Lane, no one offered to help @se1 community disappoint me :(

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6pm: free Rush Hour Concert of chamber music with @southbanksinf in Waterloo

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@oliver_m_wright We could do more/better external linking - agreed. But also important to highlight relevant content within the site.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to oliver_m_wright

Just published - Bankside BikeShed competition shortlist revealed by @BetterBankside and @ArchFoundation

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Map of the Parish of Christ Church in Southwark, c1821 << just published by London Metropolitan Archives

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Full-size gallery of images of the Russian rocket

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More on the proposed Russian space rocket tower next to the Menier Chocolate Factory - inc pictures

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Royal Wedding road closures will include Lambeth Bridge and Westminster Bridge - Map: [PDF] (via @rosslydall)

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Just published - Alcohol-related violence on the up in Borough and Bankside

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RT @oxotowerwharf: Find out about a brand new venue at Oxo Tower Wharf! @southbankvenues

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Just published - @SouthwarkLS campaigners call for Oxford Circus-style diagonal crossing at Borough junction

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Former Chaucer ward councillor Dr Abdur-Rahman Olayiwola ("Dr Ola") declared bankrupt

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@ben_patio The Russians have been touting the idea since last autumn.

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Just published - Waterloo's Johanna Primary School considers bid for academy status

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Much as we all love the Southwark News, it's taken then a whole MONTH to follow up our Elephant Shopping Centre story

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RT @ringbark: Free yoghurt stuff at Borough High St entrance to London Bridge. #se1 look for the costumed cow and zebra.

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See the amazing plans for a rocket-shaped skyscraper and vodka museum in Southwark Street via @BDonline

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Teetotaller Frank Skinner pulled over for breath test on Tower Bridge

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