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Wednesday 8 June 2011

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News & features published on 8 June 2011
Ministry of Sound fails to block 22-storey Newington Causeway tower

Councillors have voted to approve a 22-storey tower on Newington Causeway despite strong objections from the Ministry of Sound which fears that an influx of new neighbours will put its licence at risk.

Tweets on 8 June 2011

Apparently #spooks are filming on Lower Marsh at the moment

via Twitter for Mac

Cyclists' protest "needs to demand that Blackfriars bridge be closed to motor traffic" says @CycleOfFutility

via Twitter for Mac

Birkbeck is holding a Ways into University Taster Day in Waterloo tomorrow

via bitly

Vertical Expectations - documentary about the Shard

via bitly

@secretlondon I think it's part of ongoing Tory protest over carve-up of committee chairs by Lab/Lib/Green groups. V petty and undignified.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to secretlondon

In Waterloo cafe. Amusing listening to TfL staff from Palestra talk about dysfunctional managers, Routemasters (bad) and bendy buses (good)

via HootSuite

Fashion show flash mob starting in Crucifix Lane with @Pierregarroudi turquoise collection

via HootSuite

Troy Boy - free open-air opera down by the river

via bitly

@thebikeshow They've staged similar walkouts several times this year. I don't see how they can justify it. Appalling. Insulting.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to thebikeshow

The @LondonAssembly really doesn't do itself any favours with the appalling behaviour of some of its members.

via Twitter for Mac

Blackfriars Bridge motion not debated at @LondonAssembly due to walk-out by Tory members making meeting inquorate

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Ministry of Sound fails to block 22-storey Newington Causeway tower

via Google

Climate Change and the Thames free lunchtime lecture tomorrow in Waterloo with @BirkbeckNews

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Win a pair of tickets for an @O_L_T Theatreland walking tour from Waterloo to the West End

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