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News & features published on 7 August 2012
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Police: "25 alcohol seizures a week" in Waterloo churchyard

Police and wardens have been carrying out more than 25 alcohol seizures each week in the churchyard of St John's Waterloo since drinking was banned in the gardens in May.

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Westminster Bridge windfall gets Waterloo waterfall working again

The much-missed waterfall at Waterloo Millennium Green will be restored to working order next year after Lambeth Council awarded 75,000 of section 106 money from the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge development to Bankside Open Spaces Trust.

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St Thomas' sets up home birth team for Bermondsey & London Bridge

Pregnant women in parts of Southwark and Lewisham who are considering a home birth will now have support from a dedicated team of midwives.

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Canon Gary Jenkins to succeed Stewart Hartley as vicar of Bermondsey churches

Canon Gary Jenkins, currently vicar of Holy Trinity Redhill, has been been appointed as the new priest-in-charge of St Anne's Church in Thorburn Square and its sister church, St James's in Thurland Road.

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Vince Cable: put start-up businesses in the Shard's empty offices

Business secretary Vince Cable fielded questions from local employers on Monday night when he addressed a meeting of Southwark Chamber of Commerce.

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Pop-up Mini Olympics extended till late October

The Pop-up Mini Olympics at the Marlborough Playground on Union Street - planned as a month-long event - has proved such a hit that it has been extended for a further three months.

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Southwark flies Jamaican flag to mark 50 years of independence

On Monday the Mayor of Southwark Cllr Althea Smith marked the 50th anniversary of Jamaican independence with a special civic event at the council's Tooley Street headquarters.

Tweets on 7 August 2012

Tuesday recap: Pop-up Mini Olympics; Vince Cable; Jamaican flag and more http://t.co/ZR533zEx

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Just published - "25 alcohol seizures a week" in Waterloo churchyard http://t.co/KI3PQmOe

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Just published - Westminster Bridge hotel windfall will get Waterloo waterfall working again http://t.co/EOj8JB0O

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Just published - St Thomas' sets up home birth team for London Bridge, Bermondsey, Rotherhithe, Deptford and Brockley http://t.co/FTNk0Y42

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Just published - Canon Gary Jenkins named as new vicar as Bermondsey churches say farewell to Stewart Hartley http://t.co/5EOYanD2

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Just published - Vince Cable: put start-up businesses in the Shard's empty offices http://t.co/Zq8M4Ymh

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[Job vacancy] Community Outreach Workers in Lambeth, @citylit http://t.co/B3Zf12ub

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Southwark Free School - originally planned for SE1 then moved to @SE16 - will open next month on Ledbury Estate @SE15 http://t.co/25Vimlp1

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RT @se16: New post: Sainsbury's Local to open at the Blue http://t.co/0bPaOu4d

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Just published - Pop-up Mini Olympics extended till late October http://t.co/6wzqdKtl

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Just published - Mayor of Southwark flies Jamaican flag to mark 50 years of independence http://t.co/J558Rfpo

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From 12 noon - head to Bankside to make a pot from Thames clay to be fired on foreshore next month at @thamesfestival http://t.co/8aJoqIl3

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Another planning application to demolish this handsome Victorian building http://t.co/bD3Mi8au on Tooley Street: http://t.co/NFbutDXk

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Guided walks round Charles Dickens' Southwark this morning, evening and tomorrow http://t.co/OOGDwTSq

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Today on the stage and big screen at Potters Fields Park: http://t.co/UuAfrQED

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RT @senoracalavera: Are these guys at London Bridge a theatre group? I want to be in it if they are!!! http://t.co/oMQjCdr3

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