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Monday 21 May 2012

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News & features published on 21 May 2012
Southwark Street book exchange launched by communications firm

A pavement book exchange where secondhand books can be swapped freely has been set up in the doorway of Forster Communications' Southwark Street offices.

Final designs for Elephant & Castle Leisure Centre go on show

The final designs for the redevelopment of the Elephant & Castle Leisure Centre have gone on display with just two weeks until the existing building is closed for demolition.

Work starts on creation of "sociable garden" at Gibbons Rents

Work starts this week on a project to create a new public space in Gibbons Rents, an alleyway linking Magdalen Street and Holyrood Street near London Bridge.

Tweets on 21 May 2012

Monday recap: Elephant Leisure Centre latest; Gibbons Rents makeover starts; book exchange in Southwark Street

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D&D puts Conran restaurants up for sale -

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The folks at @forster_comms would like your help replenishing their book exchange in Southwark Street:

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Ooh - a helicopter is going to fly through Tower Bridge on the evening of Saturday 9 June

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See pics of the proposed Shell Centre @scdialogue redevelopment (inc 37-storey tower) on the @Egi_research blog:

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Exclusive: first image of proposed new Elephant & Castle Leisure Centre (2nd image from top)

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Just published - @Forster_Comms launches Southwark Street book exchange

via Google

Exhibition of final plans for new Elephant & Castle public swimming pool + 36-storey tower open till 8 today; do visit

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Just published - Final designs for Elephant & Castle Leisure Centre go on show; existing building shuts 5 June

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Shell Centre @SCdialogue developers tell us they are planning 650 homes, not 800 as shown at last week's exhibition

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Look out for farm-themed boat on Thames between Tower Bridge & Westminster this lunchtime to launch @NFUtweets #FarmingDelivers campaign

via Twitter for Mac

Help @oasiswaterloo set a record for the world's longest line of bunting as part of #diamondjubilee celebrations:

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On average, property prices in Southwark are up from their 2008 peak and are up 16 per cent since March 2009

via Mr. Reader on iOS

RT @beas_bloomsbury: we'll be at Lower Marsh Market Mondays and Tuesdays starting today! :)

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