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News & features published on 25 June 2014
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World War II aircraft in Westminster flypast

A Douglas C-47 Dakota troop carrier aircraft flew past the Palace of Westminster on Wednesday night as a tribute to David Lord VC who died over Arnhem 70 years ago.

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Protests mount over King's College London academic job cuts

Staff at King's College London are to take strike action over plans to cut academic jobs in the School of Medicine, School of Biomedical Sciences and the Institute of Psychiatry.

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Home Office takes action against Welsh university at Elephant

A Welsh university that has its London campus above the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre has had its right to recruit students from outside the European Union suspended by the Government.

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Swiss Railway Clock installed at Borough Market as Olympic legacy

Two years after Bankside hosted the House of Switzerland during the Olympic and Paralympic Games, a Swiss Railway Clock has been installed in Borough Market as gift to the people of Southwark.

Tweets on 25 June 2014

screggio Stunning. @CJPRchitects @se1 here's one of mine. No filters used. pic.twitter.com/ess2oNClTy

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:09 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

StewartLeadley @se1 New Kent Road looking pretty fine tonight pic.twitter.com/GaTKnGTKRm

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:45 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - World War II aircraft in Westminster flypast to honour David Lord VC goo.gl/fb/tcDDm8

via Google

@BradStLedger Big debate is whether it should be down Walworth Road to Camberwell & beyond or east along Old Kent Road to Lewisham

via Twitter for Mac in reply to BradStLedger

Boris confirms "plans to extend the tube in South East London" at debate

via Twitter for Mac

neil_blitzguide The Dakota was pretty impressive. Did two runs round Parliament before flying off into the sunset. Some good shots on my camera

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:57 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Dakota from @RAFBBMF above St Thomas' Hospital pic.twitter.com/YsIkbBFTAf

via TweetDeck

TfLBusAlerts Route C10 on Long Lane / Weston Street, SE1 is now CLEAR frm earlier incident. Buses back to normal line of route

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 7:52 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

anyagrace Awesome sight of a Dakota over Central London. pic.twitter.com/FAfv9tzpoJ

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:41 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

DomToriati Dakota over Palace of Westminster @RAFBBMF @RoyalAirForceUK pic.twitter.com/YmetKyGxqL

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:40 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

Westminster Bridge shut on Sunday morning pic.twitter.com/4LsAYghgYy

via Twitter for iPhone

At 7.30pm a Dakota from @RAFBBMF will fly over Houses of Parliament as part of @VCTrust fundraiser in memory of David Lord VC

via Twitter for Mac

Stephen Humphrey signing copies of his Elephant & Castle local history book till 8.30pm at Royal Oak, Tabard Street london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

coyleneil Nasty accident on Long Lane involving a motorcyclist.

via Twitter for BlackBerry® (retweeted on 6:44 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

TfLBusAlerts Route C10 is subject to diversion and delays on Long Lane / Weston Street, SE1 due to a road traffic collision.

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 6:33 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

royalsanchez Accident on Long Lane @se1 Road blocked.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:21 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via TweetDeck)

@SL_Cities Please make sure you let us know when there is more news of the exhibition etc

via Twitter Web Client in reply to SL_Cities

Independent research project to understand how traders at Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre affected by regeneration social-life.co/blog/post/Trad…

via Twitter for Websites

This luxury sailing yacht will pass through Tower Bridge at 7.50am and 8.20am on Saturday: charterworld.com/news/delivery-…

via Twitter for Mac

Former resident of Tyers Estate SE1 murdered on Caribbean island fw.to/QapAvOF via @Telegraph

via Twitter for Websites

MPSCathedralSgt Burglary in Boyfield St yesterday. Window forced open. Make sure windows are locked not just closed

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:02 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

MPSCathedralSgt Pete is out on his pushbike and has responded to a call of people sleeping in tents in Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park?

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:08 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

Douglas C-47 Dakota flypast over Parliament tonight: ianvisits.co.uk/blog/2014/06/2… via @ianvisits

via Twitter for Mac

CNN International to broadcast the first ever live TV programme from the Shard cnnpressroom.blogs.cnn.com/2014/06/25/cnn…

via Twitter for Websites

Just published - Protests mount over King's College London health schools job cuts staff vote to strike goo.gl/fb/79WUb

via Google

Elephant and Castle: A History - book signing with Stephen Humphrey tonight at the Royal Oak: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Home Office takes action against Welsh university at Elephant & Castle over falsified language tests goo.gl/fb/KEkvj

via Google

Just published - installed at @boroughmarket as gift to people of Southwark goo.gl/fb/GQ4pj

via Google

JulietteGarside WPP has installed a giant cactus in the Shard - to reflect spikey shareholder mood? pic.twitter.com/OfnY71sTo4

via iOS (retweeted on 1:18 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

ronkephillips Officers carry out search at Elephant + Castle as part of Op Big Wing crackdown on knife crime @itvlondon pic.twitter.com/KHv6sK08HF

via Twitter for BlackBerry® (retweeted on 1:06 PM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Swiss Railway clock @boroughmarket has just been blessed by @deansouthwark and unveiled by Mayor and Swiss ambassador pic.twitter.com/ftl3hpXLJG

via Twitter for iPhone

JeffGJeff Rainbow above the Shard shrd.by/pfzWJm

via SharedBy (retweeted on 11:12 AM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

djsantero Looked up at the shard, didn't expect to see a rainbow! pic.twitter.com/FC6soScAlt

via Echofon (retweeted on 11:12 AM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

The Trigger - @timbobutcher talks at @Southwarkcathed just days before centenary of Archduke Franz Ferdinand death: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

LondonBrewers Join @SambrookAle tonight for a Meet the Brewer night at Southwark's @TheRingBar. Starts at 5pm. windmilltaverns.com/sambrooks-meet…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 10:09 AM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Violin and guitar music from classical Spanish and Latin American composers this lunchtime at Guy's Hospital: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

GeorgeLee3D Colour of London Landmarks modelled by @VertexModelling and made at pic.twitter.com/bhb4JSX0WK

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:39 AM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Lorry driver who ran over & killed 5-year-old near Elephant & Castle was doing 42mph in a 30mph zone, court hears: dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2…

via Tweetbot for Mac

poppyphi Best raffle ever: £10 to win a Tracy Emin neon work and if you don't, you help save the Old Vic anyway london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7668

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:03 AM, Jun 25th, 2014 via Tweetbot for Mac)

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