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News & features published on 27 February 2015
TfL confirms bus route 415 extension to Tesco Old Kent Road

Transport for London has confirmed that bus route 415 will be extended from Elephant & Castle to Tesco in Old Kent Road starting on Saturday 7 March.

Vince Cable visits Elephant & Castle to promote prefabricated homes

Business secretary Vince Cable toured a building site at Elephant & Castle on Thursday to promote British manufacturing - but the scheme he visited features bathrooms assembled in Dubai.

Shell Centre redevelopment: High Court challenge fails

Work on the redevelopment of the Shell Centre could start later this year after local resident George Turner lost his High Court challenge to the decision to approve the scheme.

Jimmy Savile: health secretary reveals Guy's Hospital investigation

Health secretary Jeremy Hunt told the House of Commons on Thursday that an investigation is under way into possible visits to Guy's Hospital by serial abuser Jimmy Savile.

Tweets on 27 February 2015

KelvinJRobbins Playing about with camera earlier

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:04 PM, Feb 27th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Wright1Carole Power cut around Road area, SE1. Engineers hope to have it fixed by 12 midnight @savingsouthwark @mariaadderley @se1 @SE1_BARD

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:01 PM, Feb 27th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

se16 "Where's New Bermondsey? Nobody round here had a clue."… via @GaryJJenkins

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 7:55 PM, Feb 27th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Audio from a 1958 TV broadcast of High Mass from @StGeorgesCath Southwark:…

via Twitter for Mac

1984 TV news report about the Union Jack Club in Waterloo:…

via Twitter for Mac

1982 - TV news report about Bob Mellish falling out with Bermondsey Labour Party:…

via Twitter for Mac

Simon Hughes will tomorrow pledge Lib Dems would demand pardon for men convicted before homosexuality decriminalised

via Twitter Web Client

Just published - 5 more buses per hour along Old Kent Road and New Kent Road from 7 March as route 415 is extended

via Google

@ValShawcross Just writing a news item on it now. Do you want to send a brief quote we can use?

via Twitter for Mac in reply to ValShawcross

Just published - Business secretary Vince Cable visits E&C development where bathrooms were made in Dubai

via Google

LordLucas Very happy to hear that @TfL has agreed to our call to extend the 415 bus route down the Old Kent Road as far as Tesco from 7th March

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:39 PM, Feb 27th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Scandic_Voices 3 gangs today on Tower Bridge trying to get money off tourists...@se1

via iOS (retweeted on 2:29 PM, Feb 27th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

@mreys it was serviced apartment operators last time: - but the idea seems to be spreading

via Twitter for Mac in reply to mreys

Estate agents rebrand Elephant & Castle as 'Lambeth North':…

via Twitter for Mac

You could be Jeffrey Archer's new neighbour for £3.25 million:…

via Twitter for Mac

Update from @GSTTnhs: "new information has come to light that Jimmy Savile was seen at Guy's Hospital in June 1980"

via Twitter for Mac

SueHillRec Mickey's Fish & Chips closing today? Sad day in Borough High Street if so @se1

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:14 PM, Feb 27th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Caffe Fratelli Bankside is closing today - rebranding as 'Italian Hot' by mid-March

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Shell Centre: @georgenturner's High Court challenge fails but planning inspector slammed…

via Google

Just published - Jimmy Savile: health secretary reveals Guy's Hospital investigation

via Google

"I firmly believe developments should contain a mix of all types of housing," says @MayorofLondon

via Twitter for Mac

se16 C10 bus: TfL tells @CarolinePidgeon it will "continue to closely monitor the route’s performance" after changes on 30 January.

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 10:37 AM, Feb 27th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Do you use buses 47 or 188? This may be of interest:… via @se16

via Twitter for Mac

Food hygiene rated as 'poor' at Del'Aziz in Bermondsey Square:…

via Twitter for Mac

simon_macl Just appeared near my work in @se1

via TweetCaster for Android (retweeted on 9:17 AM, Feb 27th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

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