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News & features published on 11 March 2012
Free home energy audits for Waterloo residents

A team of newly-trained young volunteers are visiting Waterloo residents this month to provide a free report on potential fuel savings and energy efficiency in the home.

Southwark's mobile recycling centre coming to SE1 estates

A mobile recycling centre to collect textiles, small electrical appliances, batteries, discs, cardboard and small wooden items will visit two estates in SE1 on the third Saturday of every month.

Has Boris delayed Elephant skyscraper decision till after election?

A final decision on plans for a controversial 41-storey tower at the Elephant & Castle is now unlikely to be reached until after the London mayoral elections on 3 May following the cancellation of a hearing scheduled for Monday 12 March.

Woolwich Ferry pays overnight visit to Pool of London

People strolling along the Thames Path on Saturday afternoon got a surprise when Tower Bridge was raised to allow one of the three Woolwich Ferry vessels to moor at Tower Pier opposite City Hall.

Tweets on 11 March 2012

MT @RJDoyleSW2 @JeremySwain No return to Cardboard City < A must read on progress on "rough sleeping" in Lambeth

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Sunday recap: Woolwich Ferry comes to town; mobile recycling centre; Elephant skyscraper latest; home energy audits

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The Shard - seeing double

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Bankside's @Tate Modern is looking for Volunteer Visitor Hosts - taster session on Tuesday afternoon:

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'Architecture on the Thames' Boat Tour with @OpenCityorg

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Daily Mail on "how Qatar bought Britain" - They own the Shard. They own the Olympic Village. They own Harrods.

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Just published - Free home energy audits for Waterloo residents courtesy of @WaterlooMatters

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Just published - Southwark's mobile recycling centre coming to SE1 estates next Saturday

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Just published - Has Boris delayed Elephant @ministryofsound skyscraper decision till after election?

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Extra @thamesclippers boat services from London Bridge to Canary Wharf during Olympics to avoid Jubilee line crowds

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Just published - Why were there "180 dancers" on the Woolwich Ferry outside the Tower of London last night?

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Local history blog: The Women of Southwark Mint &

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RT @TradescantRoad: Two weeks of Vauxhall Bridge misery:

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Interview with Darren Brown, Seashell-seeker at @BoroughMarket

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