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Thursday 12 December 2013

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News & features published on 12 December 2013
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Pedestrian dies in hospital after Tower Bridge Road motorbike crash

A man who was injured in a collision on the southern approach of Tower Bridge on Tuesday afternoon has died in hospital.

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Imperial War Museum to outsource visitor services and security

Visitors to the Imperial War Museum and HMS Belfast will in future be greeted by attendants employed by a private security firm rather than in-house museum staff.

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Council shuts HQ for the day and gives cash saved to foodbank

Southwark Council will shut its Tooley Street headquarters for the day during Christmas week and has donated the money saved to a local foodbank.

Tweets on 12 December 2013

Boris Johnson under fire over zero-hours contracts at City Hall gu.com/p/3y6qy/tw via @guardian

via Tweet Button

Thursday recap: IWM privatisation + council donates to foodbank + other news stories se1.info/1h4dqT5

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se17 Heygate pyramid: London estate's evicted residents damn art plan gu.com/p/3y6qp/tw via @guardian

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 10:50 PM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

Just published - Pedestrian dies in hospital after Tower Bridge Road motorbike crash goo.gl/fb/88yI4

via Google

The pedestrian injured in a collision with a motorbike in Tower Bridge Road on Tuesday afternoon has died in hospital.

via Twitter for iPhone

cathed @se1 Very chipper chap handing out free Galaxy chocolate on Sutton Walk.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:59 PM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

Richard_Thain Traffic Jam. Elephant & Castle 1966 pic.twitter.com/OLZu0peLIH

via web (retweeted on 4:08 PM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

TimCallaghan One of several tiny works of art by Ben Wilson, The chewing Gum Man on the Millennium Bridge @se1 pic.twitter.com/2uZKXblx3J

via web (retweeted on 3:47 PM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Twitter for iPhone)

TimCallaghan Saw Ben Wilson "Chewing Gum Artist" on the Millennium Bridge at lunchtime. Paints on the discarded chewing gum. @se1 pic.twitter.com/mtaiXgCnIA

via web (retweeted on 3:47 PM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Twitter for iPhone)

danfellows Search and rescue mission underway for in @se1 - please retweet ! pic.twitter.com/BNrynmcwQg

via Twitter for Windows Phone (retweeted on 3:46 PM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Twitter for iPhone)

Closing down sale at Coopers Natural Foods in Lower Marsh. Shelves already nearly empty pic.twitter.com/UlpvLp0FmS

via Twitter for iPhone

alexbrowna @se1 London in the glorious winter sunrise pic.twitter.com/vgh9B6kj5C

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:05 PM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Twitter for iPhone)

Reminder - carol-singing round the @dogandpot from 1pm: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/… corner of Union Street and Blackfriars Road

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Population of Bishop's ward (i.e. Waterloo) projected to grow 42 per cent between 2012 and 2031, inquiry is told

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Just published - Public face of Imperial War Museum and HMS Belfast to be provided by private security firm goo.gl/fb/YG1Kv

via Google

Just published - Southwark shuts Tooley Street HQ for the day and gives savings to foodbank @southwarkfoodbk goo.gl/fb/Jm2sj

via Google

Father Christmas and his reindeer are at the More London Christmas Market today: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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development would harm "some of the nation's most important heritage assets," @CityWestminster tells inquiry

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GrahamNeale Draper siege - Rumours that Council contractor was threatened - suspect has been taken away by police. @DraperEstate @se1

via web (retweeted on 10:37 AM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

se17 "It's a tragedy in three acts" - Patrick Keiller on the Elephant & Castle regeneration vice.com/en_uk/read/pat… via @VICEUK

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 10:31 AM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

GrahamNeale I am hearing reports of a gun siege on Draper Estate London @se1 - more updates soon

via web (retweeted on 10:16 AM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Twitter for Mac)

Come and sing carols round the @dogandpot opposite Southwark Tube Station this lunchtime: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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BillyTaylor1994 Just seen a perfect example of how to park in elephant & castle pic.twitter.com/dSRORq8cii

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:05 AM, Dec 12th, 2013 via Tweetbot for Mac)

"A garden courtyard of flowers & fruit": 1963 newspaper cutting re Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre pic.twitter.com/8BKM9clNEc via @SLeguil

via Twitter for Mac

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