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News & features published on 16 May 2012
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Let there be light! New illumination for Christ Church Garden

Users of Christ Church Garden in Blackfriars Road are celebrating the installation of new lighting on the path linking Colombo Street with Rennie Street.

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London Eye hosts pop-up garden to launch Cityscapes project

A London Eye capsule was turned into a temporary garden on Wednesday to mark the launch of Cityscapes, a summer-long programme of temporary gardens around the South Bank, Bankside and London Bridge.

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New council homes proposed for Long Lane

Southwark Council has announced plans to build 1,000 new council homes by 2020 - starting with a development of 25 to 30 homes on the site of the former Borough & Bankside area housing office on Long Lane.

Tweets on 16 May 2012

Wednesday recap: New council housing to be built in Long Lane; pop-up garden on London Eye & more http://t.co/t8MbmRAo

via TweetDeck

Help to create a Camera Obscura 10 floors above the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre http://t.co/7lGFmd35 cc @roundaboutnews

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Tomorrow is Ascension Day; hymns will be sung from the top of @southwarkcathed tower from 7.30am; meet 7.15 to join in

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[Forum] Has @lb_southwark's streetleader scheme been abolished? http://t.co/IsZWCitJ

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The new-look Jubilee Gardens seen from @thelondoneye this morning http://t.co/qwjidHcn

via Twitter for Mac

'All Change at Waterloo' - local history talk & series of 3 walks run by @LdnMetArchives http://t.co/XmgIheFu & http://t.co/oMwBKJ6y

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RT @ambigups: Evacuated from Skipton House..8 fire engines in Elephant & Castle due to 'problem in computer room'

via Twitter for Mac

RT @LondonFire: 700 people have been evacuated from an office block on London Road in Elephant & Castle - suspected chemical incident.

via Twitter for Mac

How the Shard has been designed to resist terrorist attacks, fires etc http://t.co/Z8PcZTHF via @fastcodesign

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The latest plans for the Shell Centre redevelopment are on show this afternoon: http://t.co/YAbDSuIS @SCdialogue

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Tickets still available for Waterloo's Big Barn Dance http://t.co/W4NArwFv - one month to go @stjohnswaterloo

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Just published - Let there be light! New illumination for Christ Church Garden http://t.co/Yudx5WIA

via Google

Spend the night at the @oldvictunnels and raise cash for @TBIF The Big Issue Foundation http://t.co/qVg3MAsH

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The Evening Standard reckons that the Jam Factory is at Elephant & Castle http://t.co/flF5WAvz

via Twitter for Mac

Historical tour of St Thomas' Hospital http://t.co/ZGc3ogVt

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Just published - New council homes proposed for Long Lane http://t.co/Y9DtdiqU

via Google

Bus drivers protest at Palestra in Blackfriars Road http://t.co/seA1cQv1

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Temporary @wahaca restaurant to open on South Bank next month http://t.co/UO7ApEIw via @caterertweets

via Twitter for Mac

Audioboo: Adolfo Harrison introduces @cityscapes2012 South Bank & Bankside pop up gardens http://t.co/ZVJJxQXx

via Audioboo from Lambeth, London

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