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Thursday 21 February 2013

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News & features published on 21 February 2013
Bankside Pier to be expanded

Transport for London has revealed plans to expand Bankside Pier as part of a 10 million project to increase the capacity of Thames passenger boat services.

Old Vic Tunnels to close

The Old Vic theatre's experimental performance space in the railway arches below Waterloo Station is to close in mid-March.

Boris delays Eileen House decision - again

The long-running saga of the redevelopment of Eileen House at Newington Causeway looks set to run and run after the Mayor of London cancelled a planned City Hall public hearing.

Twentieth Century Society objects to Sampson House demolition

The Twentieth Century Society, which campaigns to safeguard the heritage of architecture and design since 1914, has lodged a formal objection to the demolition of Sampson House on Bankside.

Waterloo Health Centre abolishes walk-in GP consultations

The Waterloo Health Centre in Lower Marsh has announced that it abolishing the traditional system of walk-in consultations and appointment-booking.

Tweets on 21 February 2013

Thursday recap: Eileen House, Sampson House, Bankside Pier and Old Vic Tunnels

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Progress report on the Royal Festival Hall organ restoration via @BBCLondonNews

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Just published - Bankside Pier to be expanded

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Eileen House story now updated with comment from @MayorofLondon office postponement requested by "third party" MoS?

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Will Eileen House be planning's answer to Jarndyce v Jarndyce?

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Just published - Boris delays Eileen House decision - again - as planning application's fourth anniversary passes

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Just published - Twentieth Century Society @20thCenturySoc objects to Sampson House demolition

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Free Lunchtime Recital at St George the Martyr today

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The dirtiest modern election? Yes, says @PeterTatchell, I remember it well via @hugh_muir

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Five years ago today the Queen opened the @LondonFire HQ in Union Street

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Just published - Waterloo Health Centre: patients must have telephone consultation before GP will see them in person

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