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News & features published on 3 January 2015
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Hundreds of plants grown in recycled fruit juice drums

60 recycled fruit juice drums have been installed in the streets of Waterloo as part of a project make the area greener and increase local biodiversity.

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MP calls for Charlie Chaplin memorial at Elephant & Castle

A memorial to Charlie Chaplin should be incorporated into the design for the proposed new public square at Elephant & Castle, Simon Hughes MP has told Transport for London.

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Boris: my concern over tower's impact on 'character of Bankside'

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has voiced concerns over plans for a 21-storey tower just yards from Tate Modern, including its "impact on local views and the character of Bankside".

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SE1-based chocolate company is Social Enterprise of the Year

Last month Divine Chocolate - the fairtrade confectionary company based in Gainsford Street - was named as Social Enterprise of the Year at the UK Social Enterprise Awards 2014.

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Local businesses urged to host foodbank collection boxes

Local businesses have been urged to sign up to the Waterloo Foodbank Supporters Scheme.

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Man murdered at Waterloo Road bus stop: police appeal

A murder investigation has been launched after a man died following an assault at a bus stop outside Waterloo Station.

Tweets on 3 January 2015

Saturday recap: Murder in Waterloo and other news stories London-SE1.co.uk/date/2015-01-03

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tilib The christmas shop in tooley street has closed!!!!!

via Twitter for BlackBerry (retweeted on 10:36 PM, Jan 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Waterloo Foodbank @WaterlooFB: December 2014 was busiest ever month - almost 20% more food given out than Dec 2013 london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8024

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LAS_HART On scene in SE1 with two patients with minor smoke inhalation following a flat fire.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:32 PM, Jan 3rd, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Tomorrow: Twelfth Night revels on Bankside london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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London Bridge Station will feature on Michael Portillo's Great British Railway Journeys @GBRJ_Official on Fri 16 Jan digiguide.tv/programme-deta…

via Twitter for Mac

SW_Trains Delays to services leaving / arriving at Waterloo due to signalling problems near ow.ly/GK1vJ

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 5:33 PM, Jan 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

mbainesy Filming on great Gilford street @se1 pic.twitter.com/TBVI2fEmXD

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:06 PM, Jan 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

@Vauxhall5RA the whole corner block is being demolished

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Vauxhall5RA

@TheRealJimShady the council actually did a deal with the developer to say it could not be a supermarket

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to TheRealJimShady

Countdown till closure of the Book Warehouse in Waterloo Road pic.twitter.com/SOXF2YJbgT

via Twitter for iPhone

Even more Easter stuff next door in Tesco pic.twitter.com/EwNGBWMYNA

via Twitter for iPhone

Easter bunnies and eggs already on sale at Sainsbury's Waterloo Road pic.twitter.com/Zv02O0cWIL

via Twitter for iPhone

Plans to turn the old St Thomas Church @ London Bridge into a restaurant were approved just before Christmas.

Story: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7548

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Hundreds of plants grown in recycled fruit juice drums goo.gl/fb/cuWOqY

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Just published - @SimonHughesMP calls for Charlie Chaplin memorial at Elephant & Castle goo.gl/fb/Q4TDHB

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Just published - SE1-based @divinechocolate company wins Social Enterprise of the Year goo.gl/fb/it0xbD

via Google

Just published - Boris Johnson's concern over 21-storey tower's impact on 'character of Bankside' goo.gl/fb/hju9Fu

via Google

Just published - Boris Johnson's concern over 21-storey tower's impact on 'character of Bankside' goo.gl/fb/hju9Fu

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Just published - Local businesses urged to host foodbank collection boxes @waterlooquarter @WaterlooFB goo.gl/fb/DZctuu

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MagdalenaMis1 Perhaps not the best day to see the view from the Shard haha pic.twitter.com/KlwRh9nujk

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:40 AM, Jan 3rd, 2015 via TweetDeck)

ladytubedriver @glitteratty @londonisyours I once had a Japanese tourist ask me the way to see 'the elephant in his castle'. Poor fella was devastated...

via Tweetlogix (retweeted on 10:36 AM, Jan 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

glitteratty On the tube this morning:
Driver: "This is a Bakerloo line train to Elephant & Castle."
Little girl, yelling: "ELEPHANTS AND CASTLES!!!"

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:04 AM, Jan 3rd, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

se16 New post: A visit to Bermondsey Road in Toronto goo.gl/Eaxc4t

via SE16.com (retweeted on 9:39 AM, Jan 3rd, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

'My new Garden Bridge will be a floating paradise for Londoners' - Heatherwick: telegraph.co.uk/gardening/1132… via @Telegraph

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Man murdered at Waterloo Road bus stop: police appeal goo.gl/fb/rsXX0s

via Google

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