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Tuesday 17 March 2015

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News & features published on 17 March 2015
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Pedestrian injured in Blackfriars Road collision

Blackfriars Road was closed to northbound traffic for several hours on Tuesday afternoon after a woman in her 30s was hit by a car.

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Eric Pickles clears the way for Waterloo's Elizabeth House scheme

Communities secretary Eric Pickles has decided against holding a public inquiry into the redevelopment of Elizabeth House on York Road, clearing the way for the scheme to proceed.

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Lend Lease pauses tree-planting after Rockingham rumpus

Residents of two SE1 housing estates have complained after they found new trees planted outside their windows tagged with the name of a multinational property developer.

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South Bank developers sponsor Lambeth trip to Cannes

The developers of the Shell Centre and sites on Albert Embankment were among the sponsors of Lambeth Council's presence at the MIPIM property trade fair in Cannes earlier this month.

Tweets on 17 March 2015

Southwark council is seen as being too close to developers, @cathedralsdavid tells Borough, Bankside & Walworth community council.

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Tomorrow - join @BOSTSE1 spring planting day at Christ Church Garden Blackfriars Rd

Details: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/… pic.twitter.com/wWiBx52y1x

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EmilyMcQuilkin Also a big fan of the announcer at Blackfriars - next train to "where the wombles live" rather than "Wimbledon"

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Councillors have also awarded funding for @BOSTSE1 to continue events in tradition of Octavia Hill at Red Cross Garden

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The @MintStMusicFest has also received funding from Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council

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Councillors have awarded £300 for new garden at @NDSouthwark school

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Community council is also backing plans for new volunteer-run cafe in St George the Martyr church in partnership w @TheDragonCafe & others

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Community council agrees £3867 for @DraperEstate 50th anniversary fiesta

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Community council has just awarded £2000 to @BOSTSE1 Cross Bones garden project.

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Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council has awarded £10k to @BanksideForum so they can employ a development worker

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Cllr @karleastham asks Insp Nicholson about antisocial behaviour at E&C. Answer: 6+ police operations in last 3 months.

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Insp Nicholson tells community council about Op Equinox - late night patrols around licence premises

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Dutch barge for sale at Downings Roads Moorings, Mill Street: rightmove.co.uk/property-for-s…

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cathedralsdavid Now on my way to Borough, Bankside and Walworth Community Council meeting at Inspire at The Crypt, St Peter's Church, Liverpool Grove

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:33 PM, Mar 17th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

ICYMI - Which developers paid for Lambeth council officials' trip to Cannes?

Find out here: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8140 pic.twitter.com/B97ApTUFwV

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cathedralsdavid I called the police and have just received a call that 3 youths have been arrested. Truly doing my job of crime fighting today!

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cathedralsdavid Just chased 3 youths who robbed some other children in Twickenham by knife. Police present & youths believed to be trapped on Eel Pie Island

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karleastham Lend Lease pauses tree-planting after Rockingham rumpus - looking forward to this being put right london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8141 via @se1

via Mobile Web (retweeted on 6:14 PM, Mar 17th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Southwark cabinet discussing voluntary redundancy offer for council staff - LIVE audio mixlr.com/se1

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Southwark Catholic auxiliary bishop accuses Nigel Farage of 'scapegoating' immigrants catholicherald.co.uk/news/2015/03/1… via @CatholicHerald

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DartfordRailTA Off to the stakeholders meeting - anything you’d like raised about London Bridge works? Try not to be too sweary ;)

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I_W_M Happy , ! You’ve done some incredible things in your 77 years! pic.twitter.com/eOTm34w1iO

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Just published - Pedestrian injured in Blackfriars Road collision; driver fails to stop at scene goo.gl/fb/CgXOID

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ICYMI: Controversy over unannounced appearance of trees tagged with name of property developer on SE1 estates: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8141

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LIVE: Southwark cabinet discussing primary school expansion inc Phoenix School in SE1 mixlr.com/se1

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Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council meeting this evening london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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councilassembly Cllr @Livingstone_RJ will chair a cross-party group to draw up submission to Boundary Commission on how many councillors Southwark needs

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Boundary Commission to review number of councillors and wards in Southwark - LIVE audio of cabinet item mixlr.com/se1

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Making Southwark an age-friendly borough - LIVE audio from cabinet mixlr.com/se1

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Se_Railway : UPDATE: We're receiving reports that the trespasser has been apprehended so trains should be on the move very shortly.

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Se_Railway Just to confirm, trains from London C Street are not being affected by the earlier incident with the trespasser on the line

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Se_Railway Apologies if you're delayed leaving Charing X this PM,trespasser on the line meant we had to stop all trains btwn Charing X &

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Se_Railway UPDATE: Trespasser is actually between Charing X & Waterloo East stations. Police are en-route.

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Se_Railway Because of a trespasser at , trains currently unable to run to / from London Charing Cross. More info ASAP ^JT

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Southwark and Lambeth Childcare Commission - LIVE audio stream as Southwark cabinet discusses report: mixlr.com/se1

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C4CJ Wondering how hold power to account? Check out bit.ly/1ATSFB2

@se1 broadcasts a cabinet meeting live on @mixlr

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Live stream of @lb_southwark cabinet meeting starting now at mixlr.com/se1

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Lots of police in foyer and entrance at @lb_southwark HQ for cabinet meeting. This is what happened last time: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8092

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Police at Southwark Council HQ for cabinet meeting. Aylesbury Estate on agenda. pic.twitter.com/uX1NnZvPpK

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Overnight roadworks in Tooley Street pic.twitter.com/4gIHvagXCF

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AmiIbitson Transport Secretary to get South London delegation over London Bridge tomorrow bbc.co.uk/news/uk-englan… @ValShawcross @jowellt @HarrietHarman

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Just published - Eric Pickles clears the way for Waterloo's Elizabeth House scheme goo.gl/fb/tmJu0c

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Blackfriars Road shut northbound while patient is treated by ambulance service. pic.twitter.com/KZuFewZplg

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TfLTrafficNews A201 Blackfriars Road northbound at The Cut (outside Southwark Tube Station) - The road is blocked due to a collision. Pls use other routes

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TfLBusAlerts Routes 45 63 100 are subject to diversion due to a road traffic collision on Blackfriars Road, SE1.

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Judie_Judie Another cyclist in the road outside Southwark station. :-( I hope they are ok. Please be careful everyone

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The old Chicken Cottage in Lower Marsh is reopening as Chicken Valley pic.twitter.com/Jwk8IiJIyH

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Jeremy_Clyne Big developers paying for Lambeth Council officers to attend Cannes property show are revealed by @se1 FOI request london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8140

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:50 PM, Mar 17th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Find out about the council's plans for Sumner Street - officers will be there today till 1.30pm then 6.30pm-7.30pm southwark.gov.uk/sumnerstreet

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Just published - Lend Lease pauses tree-planting after Rockingham rumpus goo.gl/fb/gyJf6x

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Just published - South Bank developers sponsor Lambeth trip to Cannes goo.gl/fb/qYtHQi

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On the day cllrs approved 30-storey Albert Embankment tower, council officers were at paid for by same company london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8140

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k44rrm Southwark enforcement parked on draper estate causing obstruction and on double yellow, whilst issuing tickets...hmmm pic.twitter.com/sMVJUxlP8e

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NotableAbodes Thomas A Becket pub in London up for sale. Building has a plaque to Henry Cooper. london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8138 pic.twitter.com/RQpVQlDUI3

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Borough, Bankside & Walworth Community Council tonight at @InSpireWalworth @se17.

Theme: future of council housing

london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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ICELibrary Modern & 4th London Bridge opened 1973. 2000 year history & even got its own rhyme britannica.com/EBchecked/topi… pic.twitter.com/Y3Zlihu0JO

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MajPlums London Bridge preacher: Jesus is coming very soon!

Not if he is on a Southern train pal.

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cathedralsdavid Here's a picture I took on Saturday of the daffodils at Applegarth House on the Nelson Square estate. Looking great pic.twitter.com/Z2xWOV94ex

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Tonight - official consultation on future of Waterloo Library etc: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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