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Wednesday 5 March 2014

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News & features published on 5 March 2014
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'Ghost boat' cabin cruiser cast adrift on the Thames

A London lifeboat crew was called to a 'ghost ship' drifting on the River Thames on Tuesday afternoon.

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'Quietway' to Waterloo will be first of Mayor's new bike routes

Work will start in September to create a new 'Quietway' cycle route linking Greenwich to Waterloo.

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Tate Modern visitor numbers fall; Tower Bridge gains in popularity

Tate Modern suffered an 8 per cent drop in the number of visitors during 2013, according to figures released this week.

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2 years living behind scaffolding: Draper House residents protest

Residents of an Elephant & Castle tower block who have lived behind scaffolding and netting for two years last month held a protest to highlight their frustration.

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Lower Marsh's new Saturday market launches

A new weekend market launched in Waterloo's Lower Marsh on Saturday.

Tweets on 5 March 2014

Wednesday recap: Tate Modern visitor numbers fall 8% + 2 years living behind scaffolding + Waterloo Saturday market london-se1.co.uk/date/2014-03-05

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Southwark Council electoral register howler se1.info/1cCB7i5

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NIM_1983 There appears to be some kind of protest going on at the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre. Lots of chanting and a massive flag put up @se1

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Just published - 'Ghost boat' cabin cruiser cast adrift on the Thames ... mystery solved by @TowerRNLI goo.gl/fb/68L1a

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Just published - Greenwich to Waterloo 'Quietway' will be first of Mayor's new bike routes goo.gl/fb/C7VAU

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Nick Clegg's special advisor is SE1 Lib Dem council candidate: order-order.com/2014/03/04/don… via @GuidoFawkes

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Just published - Tate Modern visitor numbers fall; Tower Bridge gains in popularity goo.gl/fb/6jQRK

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MaximilianMM What a send off. Ice cream van procession behind hearse on Old Kent Road this morning. RIP Mr Ice Cream Man pic.twitter.com/0i5v15jo4C

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Just published - 2 years living behind scaffolding: Draper House residents protest goo.gl/fb/39Szf

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LambethMusic Come and see 2,500 children from across Lambeth perform at @southbankcentre 31/3-4/4 bit.ly/1cBHja0 pic.twitter.com/pFVXtPLNMY

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Just published - Lower Marsh's new Saturday market launches goo.gl/fb/Q68qG

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What I learned from shadowing a healthcare apprentice at @GSTTnhs gu.com/p/3n9xf/tw via @GdnHealthcare

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It's 5 years since @PeterTatchell warned that locals would be "robbed" by Elephant & Castle regeneration: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/3775

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se16 New post: Old Bermondsey town hall affordable housing cash to be spent in Dulwich goo.gl/dbnwzb

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Commuters feel 'unbelievable' heat from fire on double-decker bus at Waterloo standard.co.uk/news/london/co… via @EveningStandard

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Mid-Staffordshire NHS boss 'plans £12,000 luxury leaving party on Tower Bridge': dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2…

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@KALMARsLtd yes it is. Don't have the details to hand right now though

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@KALMARsLtd news story on the website in the next day or so

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Celebrate Vivaldi's birthday at Guy's Hospital this lunchtime with @CityLdnSinfonia: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/… @BreatheAHR

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Apprenticeship Job Fair with @Southwarkworks at Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre today: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Transport for London is on the verge of leasing new office space for 3000 staff in either Southwark or Canary Wharf

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Court fight for public inquiry over Waterloo tower block plan: yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/main-topi…

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