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Monday 9 July 2012

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News & features published on 9 July 2012
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Young SE1 composer turns Tower Bridge into musical instrument

Tower Bridge played to a capacity audience on Sunday night as more than 500 people came to hear the premiere of Samuel Bordoli's 'Live Music Sculpture' on the high-level walkways that span the Thames.

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Volunteer stewards wanted for Southwark leg of Olympic Torch Relay

The Olympic torch relay will pass through SE1 on Thursday 26 July and Southwark Council has put out a call for up to 100 volunteer stewards to come forward to help ensure the event runs smoothly.

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Hopton's Almshouses removes bar on women after 260 years

Hopton's Almshouses - founded 260 years ago by fishmonger Charles Hopton for "poor decayed men of the parish", has removed its ban on women applying to live in the Hopton Street homes.

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New image of proposed Elephant & Castle tower on leisure centre site

Developer Lend Lease has released a new image of its proposed 37-storey tower on part of the site of the now-closed Elephant & Castle Leisure Centre.

Tweets on 9 July 2012

Audio from tonight's #lambeth cabinet session on future of libraries; Waterloo mentioned 4 mins in http://t.co/2CyO50IR via @LambethTownHall

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RT @psbook Hughes a naughty boy: Lib Dem Simon caught on mobile while driving http://t.co/xpRuW1Ww

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Monday recap: Elephant & Castle tower image; Olympic torch volunteers; Hopton's Almshouses ban on women abolished http://t.co/xAk3j4yO

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RT @GrahamNeale: Cycle theft reports up to 1,500 in Southwark this year

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Preparing to add a green surface to the Tooley Street cycle lane http://t.co/KYdM0XaI

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Seems that Druid Street drama is down to a chemical spillage at @downsidefisher. Still lots of @londonfire and @mpssouthwark at scene.

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Virgin Media wifi service now switched on at London Bridge tube station

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Anyone know what's happening in Druid Street?

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#lambeth @sally_prentice promises that library service will continue to be led by professionals.

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RT @UKPowerNetworks: Our apologies to all who were affected by the power cut Supplies should be back on in #SE1 area.

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#Lambeth Unison warns that #lambethcoop proposals could leave Waterloo Library as just "a shelf of books with maybe a storyteller visiting"

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Cllr @sally_prentice promises that Waterloo Library will be moved from current prefab to a "proper building" #lambeth

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All #Lambeth libraries will have free wifi service by end of summer, says @sally_prentice

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Power cut in parts of SE1

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The Shard shrunk by cable car http://t.co/4IuGGvdx via @davehill

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The short-lived Blue Train Jazz Club in Stamford Street is reopening as @nolias11 serving French-Malay cuisine http://t.co/x3gr52Wo

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Just published - Young composer from SE1 turns @TowerBridge into musical instrument http://t.co/HINSLftp

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From today, all incoming post for SE1 addresses is processed in Croydon http://t.co/xQrEOEh5

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Tonight Lambeth's cabinet will consider a report on future of libraries, including Waterloo Library in Lower Marsh http://t.co/TuknS3Rs

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Just published - 100 volunteer stewards wanted for Southwark leg of Olympic Torch Relay http://t.co/CTAQth3y

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Tonight's free movie in Canvey Street is 'Water for Elephants' http://t.co/ujsKr3jh - part of @GreatBritSummer

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Building Stone Walk - London Bridge to Tower Bridge - for Natural History Museum members http://t.co/YHL7KRRZ

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Just published - Hopton's Almshouses removes bar on women after 260 years http://t.co/MBh2koGq

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Olympic rehearsals at London Bridge and Waterloo East stations tomorrow http://t.co/ZxuYq065 via @Se_railway

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A wartime drama performed in an old air raid shelter below @stjohnswaterloo http://t.co/bREb3E8P - part of @waterloofestiv

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Just published - New image of proposed 37-storey tower on Elephant & Castle Leisure Centre site http://t.co/FvrKuU2Z

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Free lunchtime organ recital at Southwark Cathedral http://t.co/GHL0qZFU part of @colfestival

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Demystifying talking therapies - free after-work wellbeing talk this Wednesday courtesy of @BetterBankside http://t.co/uiH01bgR

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Local Councillor stop trees from being felled along historic Reverdy Road http://t.co/zWiQ05IV via @MichaelBukola

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If the Shard is so iconic, why do recent graphical representations of London omit it? http://t.co/6hbDHa94 via @Bauzeitgeist

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Volunteer stewards required for Olympic Torch Relay in Southwark http://t.co/rVvHtC70 via @lb_southwark

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Olympic banners have been installed in Blackfriars Road http://t.co/GTxk5C0Q

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400 children from Redriff Primary School in @SE16 will parade to The Scoop at More London this lunchtime http://t.co/e7yOZdKS

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RT @alt_tweets: The Shard Opening - Laser Light Spectacular Underwhelm - http://t.co/pGQdLhUJ [Review]

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[Forum] Is the C10 bus service deteriorating again? http://t.co/KCJDUxhR

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@martgro I usually say Friday 5pm for Monday mailing, but most weeks we can be more flexible. For print, deadline is approx 20th of month

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