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Wednesday 25 July 2012

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News & features published on 25 July 2012
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Step in to the Stop the Traffik 'Gift Box' at Southwark Cathedral

If you take a stroll through Southwark Cathedral's churchyard during the Olympic Games you may find yourself lured into a giant box. But what will you find inside?

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South Bank's National Theatre ablaze for Olympic celebrations

On Tuesday night the National Theatre was ablaze as The World Famous Pyrotechnic Company turned Denys Lasdun's building into a Fire Garden to mark the opening of the Olympics.

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Abram Wilson: New Orleans-style procession on South Bank

London's jazz community gathered on the South Bank on Wednesday for a colourful procession to St John's Waterloo in memory of trumpeter Abram Wilson.

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Waterloo gets 100,000 'Portas pilot' cash from Mayor of London

Lower Marsh and The Cut in Waterloo have been selected to be part of the 'Portas pilot' programme set up to implement the recommendations of Mary Portas's review of British high streets.

Tweets on 25 July 2012

Wednesday recap: Waterloo chosen as a Portas Pilot and today's other stories ... http://t.co/lin2JQuR

via HootSuite

[Forum] Pics of cruise ship Silver Cloud passing through Tower Bridge earlier this evening http://t.co/OCEIvkAS

via HootSuite

12 hours till the Olympic Torch Relay crosses the Millennium Bridge and arrives on Bankside at @The_Globe http://t.co/95ArZElo

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The Pop-up Mini Olympics has been extended: http://t.co/RyYK8bnE

via Twitter for Mac

The new section of the Thames Path under Blackfriars Railway Bridge is now open http://t.co/XiFmedmG

via Twitter for Mac

Jack Thurston's new audio slideshow about Waterloo Action Centre is worth a watch: http://t.co/84LADxjP

via Twitter for Mac

Paddy Power seeks court order over banned athletics ads http://t.co/ui5wi8Ne - as seen at London Bridge Station

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Don't forget: there's another chance to see the amazing Fire Garden on the South Bank from 9.30pm http://t.co/RwkETkMT

via bitly

@Keep_Box5_Empty Yes, but after the Olympics they will be replaced by the Paralympic symbols (agitos)

via web in reply to Keep_Box5_Empty

The Olympic rings at Tower Bridge have been retracted for the arrival of the Silver Cloud cruise liner at 7.30pm

via Twitter for Mac

@AliFellows1 Silver Cloud cruise ship arriving 7.30

via Twitter for Mac in reply to AliFellows1

The torch relay map on @londontonight looked to be a bit dodgy - them seemed to have Lambeth to the east of Southwark

via Twitter for Mac

Cafe Amisha in Grange Road have baked a special Olympic cake - head to @SalmonYouth @SE16 on Friday to enjoy a slice http://t.co/zdEzb9fa

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Step in to the @STOPTHETRAFFIK 'Gift Box' at @SouthwarkCathed http://t.co/ZK9E28ox

via Google

Just published - South Bank's @NationalTheatre ablaze for Olympic celebrations http://t.co/YFYuKjds

via Google

Just published - New Orleans-style procession on South Bank in honour of jazz trumpeter @AbramWilson http://t.co/nnEpAe1c

via Google

Cleaning the roof of the Waterloo International Terminal http://t.co/zbI9VGmH

via Twitter for Mac

HMS Belfast will fire its guns in a countdown to 8.12am on Friday morning for @AlltheBells

via Twitter for Mac

Norfolk and Suffolk police driving around Waterloo

via Twitter for iPhone

Waterloo International Terminal departures area now reopened as 24hr left luggage service http://t.co/SrP144IY

via Camera on iOS

Benugo at Waterloo Station opening soon. http://t.co/B1gKOk0v

via Camera on iOS

Waterloo tube shut due to "equipment failure"

via Twitter for iPhone

London 2012 Opening Ceremony Live on the Big Screen at @OasisJohanna in Waterloo this Friday http://t.co/PpArEBAw

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Procession to @abramwilson memorial service in Waterloo http://t.co/x9Tn15Ji

via Camera on iOS

Amazing New Orleans style funeral procession on South Bank past @NationalTheatre for @abramwilson memorial service at @stjohnswaterloo

via Twitter for iPhone

Southwark Mysteries guided walks with John Constable http://t.co/OOGDwTSq

via bitly

Shell Centre Final Masterplan Exhibition open till 6pm today http://t.co/CExNvmpW @scdialogue

via bitly

According to @Hide_All the footbridge across Tooley Street from Hay's Galleria to has reopened

via Twitter for Mac

Jazz procession from @nationaltheatre to @stjohnswaterloo this lunchtime for @abramwilson memorial service http://t.co/QJEwCJ4r

via Twitter for Mac

Local businesses: get your ad on the big screen at Friday's @OasisWaterloo Olympics opening ceremony event http://t.co/xXJ9c8Dh

via Twitter for Mac

This Saturday join @LambethCyclists for an architecture ride from @The_Globe on Bankside to Hampstead http://t.co/VGXLCRup

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24 hours till the Olympic Torch Relay arrives in SE1 http://t.co/95ArZElo

via HootSuite

City Hall to spend £10,000 coaching @LondonAssembly staff to write official reports http://t.co/gtuypOMj

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Just published - Waterloo gets £100,000 'Portas pilot' cash from Mayor of London http://t.co/hoEluAaB

via Google

RT @cllrstevereed: Delighted Lambeth's secured Portas funding for Lower Marsh and the Cut in Waterloo #betterhighstreets

via Twitter for Mac

Video of last night's fireworks from the bascules of Tower Bridge: http://t.co/eyrUedfz via @baynesmedia

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