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News & features published on 15 June 2012
Grace Idowu and Boris Johnson join forces for peace initiative

Grace Idowu, whose teenage son David was murdered on the Tabard Gardens Estate in 2008, joined Mayor of London Boris Johnson on Thursday to promote a programme of 'peaceful events' to help steer young people away from violence.

Henry V at Shakespeare's Globe

Timothy West declaimed the opening lines of William Shakespeare's Henry V in Southwark Cathedral during Southwark's Diamond Jubilee civic service last week.

17-year-old in critical condition after Druid Street stabbing

A teenage boy is being treated for multiple stab wounds in an east London hospital after he was attacked in Druid Street on Thursday night.

Sainsbury's Local opens in The Cut

The Sainsbury's Local convenience store in The Cut opened its doors to customers early on Friday morning.

Tweets on 15 June 2012

Friday recap: teenager stabbed in Bermondsey; Sainsbury's Local opens in The Cut & more local news

via HootSuite

Big Picture: Rainbow Park on the South Bank

via HootSuite

Unlike the Shard, Victorians knew how to foster community spirit in buildings, argues @Giles_Fraser via @guardian

via Tweet Button

The @seacolestatue appeal has announced that it has now raised £150k - another £350k needed

via bitly

Scaffolding finally removed from the London, Chatham & Dover Railway cartouches at Blackfriars

via Camera on iOS

Tower Bridge will lift at 5.30pm & 6.30pm for the rare Chinese junk 'Huan Tian'

via HootSuite

This weekend: visit the @makespacestudio artists' studios alongside to the tracks into Waterloo Station

via bitly

On a mission with London's urban explorers via @standardnews

via bitly

Just published - Grace Idowu and Boris Johnson join forces for peace initiative @releasethepeace

via Google

The @BFI IMAX will be closed from 22 June to 5 July whilst the 26-metre screen is replaced

via Twitter for Mac

Non-folding bicycles will be banned on @Se_Railway trains into and out of London throughout the Olympics & Paralympics

via Twitter for Mac

This French naval warship is moored alongside HMS Belfast till Tuesday:

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Review: Henry V at @The_Globe, Bankside

via Google

Just published - 17-year-old in critical condition after Druid Street stabbing

via Google

Just published - Sainsbury's Local opens in The Cut - three decades after Co-op supermarket shut down @ same location

via Google

[Job vacancy] Assistant Director, Waterloo Community Development Group

via bitly

Tonight: @CoinStreet Neighbourhood Film Club

via bitly

Zaha Hadid frontrunner to buy Design Museum building at Butler's Wharf via @bdonline

via bitly

Exchanging Places at Potters Fields Park [15 June]

via bitly

@ianvisits Southwark Police send formal letters to the council in Comic Sans

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to ianvisits

19 yr old in serious condition after stabbing in Druid Street / Tanner Street. 5 arrested according to @lbc973

via Twitter for iPad

Job vacancies posted on 15 June 2012
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