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Thursday 13 December 2012

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News & features published on 13 December 2012
SE1 children decorate Lambeth Palace Christmas trees

Pupils from St Jude's Primary School in Colnbrook Street visited Lambeth Palace on Wednesday to help decorate Christmas trees with the Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams.

Southwark Council: buying Tooley Street HQ will save 1.5m a year

Southwark Council's cabinet this week agreed to buy the freehold of the authority's office building at 160 Tooley Street in a deal which it says will be cheaper than continuing to rent the premises.

First day is a sell-out at the View from the Shard

Tickets for the first day of public access to the viewing galleries at the top of the Shard have sold out, according to the attraction's operators.

Shell Centre redevelopment: new offices, shops and 800 homes

A planning application for the redevelopment of the Shell Centre at Waterloo is being submitted to Lambeth Council this week.

Tweets on 13 December 2012

Thursday recap: Shell Centre redevelopment images; Shard sell-out and council to buy 160 Tooley Street

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RT @ianvisits: Interesting - there's a laser light show in the London Bridge area on 29th Dec from, 8pm. No idea who/why, just that it is.

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[Forum] Best Xmas lights?

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MT @artlicks: An antidote to December, a place to make yourself happy, 'Bermondsey Spa' by Henry Stringer:

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RT @PeabodyLDN: Free open day from 4pm TODAY at the Gateway Centre, @StGCLiving, - everyone welcome #southwark #lambeth

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Just published - Children from Elephant & Castle school make decorations for @LambethPalace Christmas trees

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More details of @mayoroflondon carol service at @southwarkcathed on Monday w readings by Olympic & Paralympic medalists

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RT @TfLBusAlerts: Buses around London Bridge/Duke St Hill are subject to delays due to heavy traffic in the area.

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The privatised Sainsbury’s pharmacy at Guy’s Hospital opened this week

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RT @armstrongevent: We’ve got a polar bear on the loose at bankside mix @ExquisiteExp #xmasfun

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RT @JulianwithanH: Man it is cold even brought this polar bear out into London!
@ Bankside Mix

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Just published - Southwark Council: buying 160 Tooley Street will save more than £1.5 million a year

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Just published - First day is a sell-out at the View from the Shard @shardview

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Wlodzimierz Umaniec has been jailed for two years for defacing a Mark Rothko painting at Tate Modern

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Carol Service @ St George's tonight organised by SE1-based Prisoners' Families and Friends Service @prisfamsfriends

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Just published - Shell Centre redevelopment: new offices, shops and 800 homes on South Bank

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Join @OneEyeGrey tonight for a Magical Mystical Tour of London South East London Folklore Society

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Elephant & Castle is "the new Shoreditch" says estate agent quoted in today's Metro

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More London Christmas Market starts today

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The @Tate Modern extension is really taking shape

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