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News & features published on 7 May 2015
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Bouncers charged after death of Adam Hird on Albert Embankment

Three door supervisors have been charged with gross negligence manslaughter in connection with the death of Adam Hird outside an Albert Embankment nightclub.

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22 million plan to remove Waterloo's IMAX roundabout by 2021

Transport for London has revealed that it plans to spend 22 million on changes to the road layout around the BFI IMAX cinema at Waterloo.

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World's media descend on Southwark and Lambeth to cover election

TV channels from around the world are covering the general election from the South Bank, Bankside and London Bridge.

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Blue Fin Building up for sale - but Time Inc UK will stay

The Blue Fin Building on Southwark Street has been put up for sale by its American owners Time Inc.

Tweets on 7 May 2015

@liamjlhill 3.30am. Could be much later if turnout v high or it is so close a recount is ordered.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to liamjlhill

@liamjlhill yesterday I would have said Simon Hughes would hold on. Now I'm not so sure.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to liamjlhill

Writing two draft versions of the Bermondsey & Old Southwark story - one for each possible outcome.

via Twitter for Mac

@bashaus You can't. Better to watch it on TV.

via Twitter for Mac

Then Camberwell and Peckham at about 3am, followed by Bermondsey & Old Southwark 3.30am at earliest.

via Twitter for Mac

Chaucer by-election declaration could be about 1am

via Twitter for Mac

AnjanaGadgil In good company at Bermondsey & Old Southwark with @dotunadebayo, here for @bbc5live. I'm on @BBCLondon949 pic.twitter.com/l5I8Hw75vy

via iOS (retweeted on 11:22 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

There's been a high turnout in Bermondsey & Old Southwark so the verification and count is likely to take longer

via Twitter for Mac

naomi_hr Nice big queue and good banter with the tellers at Rockingham Community Centre earlier. Let's see what happens...

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 11:20 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

In Southwark, the Chaucer ward by-election was triggered by resignation of Claire Maugham london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8144

via Twitter for Mac

Labour's @VailaMcClure expected to win the Princes ward by-election

via Twitter for Mac

Princes ward is mostly @kennington SE11 but includes a bit of SE1 along Albert Embankment.

via Twitter for Mac

The by-election in Princes Ward Lambeth was triggered by resignation of Chris Marsh due to ill-health lambethnews.wordpress.com/2015/03/19/lam…

via Twitter for Mac

TUSC's @KingsleyAbrams is standing in two elections tonight - Bermondsey parliamentary election and Princes Ward Lambeth.

via Twitter for Mac

Kingsley Abrams arrives at Prince's Ward count

via Twitter for iPhone

Greens in Bermondsey think they are on course for best ever result here, but badly squeezed by tactical voting

via Twitter for Mac

Panorama of the atrium - see all the TV cameras and lights. Many more crews here than 2010. pic.twitter.com/iDHdqxllNk

via Twitter for iPhone

@chaseKevin did think of that but probably don't have enough hands for audio, video and pen/paper all at the same time!

via Twitter for iPhone

coyleneil Votes cast, polls closed. Thanks to the huge number of volunteers out for @BOSLabour today. Really hope your effort is reflected in result!

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:54 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

benkind London Eye in Bishop's Ward is lit up in colours of exit poll prediction - looks 50/50 to me! pic.twitter.com/FfyZJGiQot

via iOS (retweeted on 10:54 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

As with the local elections last year, Southwark Council is encouraging people to use hashtag

via Twitter for Mac

The Chaucer ward by-election result is expected earlier than the parliamentary results.

via Twitter for Mac

As well as we will also bring you the result of the Chaucer ward by-election

via Twitter for Mac

The results for both Southwark constituencies will be declared by the Mayor, Cllr Sunil Chopra pic.twitter.com/eiaQfZEMG7

via Twitter for Mac

This is where the Bermondsey & Old Southwark (and Camberwell & Peckham) results will be declared. pic.twitter.com/E9BFZxdFwK

via Twitter for iPhone

james_hatts My desk for the night covering in Southwark for @se1 pic.twitter.com/vzqIrE1ogX

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:37 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

edmedmoped Staying with the CNN news team for this broadcast... @se1 pic.twitter.com/OYrbIsMb9H

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:35 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

gj_robins Whoever wins in @se1, it's been a great contest between @coyleneil and @SimonHughes. Congrats to you both; I feel exhausted just watching.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:35 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Bermondsey & Old Southwark Green candidate William Lavin and his family have just arrived at count

via Twitter for iPhone

En route to the Southwark count . We will have coverage from Lambeth too. ^JH

via Twitter for iPhone

Elephant & Castle subway mural picture of the day pic.twitter.com/2SQomFAaJD

via TweetDeck

rhj79 Still queuing at Southwark library as they were at 7:15!

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:28 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

juanitafan @se1 queuing in Bermondsey just to get in poling station!

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:12 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Not voted yet? Make sure you've joined the queue by 10pm... pic.twitter.com/cpZkuXtd7X

via TweetDeck

TV crews from around the world have set up camp on the SE1 riverside to cover london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8243 @FilmFixerUK

via TweetDeck

@FieldingDay Yes that's fine - and I welcome it and will learn from it. I'm sorry you perceive bias as that isn't the intention. James

via Twitter for Mac in reply to FieldingDay

@FieldingDay As a website, our only policy position is that people should vote and get involved in democratic process.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to FieldingDay

@FieldingDay perhaps you are mistaking things tweeted for interest/info as endorsement.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to FieldingDay

@FieldingDay genuinely sorry if you don't think that over the whole run of the campaign we haven't been even handed.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to FieldingDay

TfLTrafficNews A3 Borough High Street opposite St Thomas Street - lane 1 blocked northbound heading to London Bridge. Police incident. Expect delays.

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 6:19 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

@stefaj1112 tweeted a quote from a Labour email earlier as well. Clearly SH campaign on defensive so more interesting to comment on.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to stefaj1112

@stefaj1112 and also needs to be seen in context of previous tweet about email from SH re SNP etc

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to stefaj1112

@stefaj1112 no, not supporting. Just giving a flavour of the messages coming out from the parties in a very tight contest.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to stefaj1112

twatterer I've always wanted to live in Polling @se1 pic.twitter.com/qDrgaPUcpe

via Twitter for BlackBerry® (retweeted on 5:22 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - Bouncers charged with death of Adam Hird on Albert Embankment goo.gl/fb/fchk3k

via Google

IainDale Tory friend of mine just voted LibDem in @SimonHughes seat to keep Labour out. I think there's a lot of this going on.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 5:08 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

gusbbaker This street name summarises my day so far pic.twitter.com/XcJfI5btgZ

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:57 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

@Danoogie certainly been two in the space of 45 minutes ...

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Danoogie

Another Simon Hughes email to rally volunteers: "it's now or never"

via Twitter for Mac

Latest Simon Hughes campaign email is directed at Tories - "You can stop Ed Miliband becoming Prime Minister" ... "dancing to tune of SNP"

via Twitter for Mac

laraloobrush Anyone else's internet been down for about an hour around Waterloo? Apparently it's the whole area? @se1

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:08 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Table Top Sale in Bermondsey this Saturday: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via TweetDeck

@StewartLeadley developers? The cinema isn't going - just a new road layout and public space

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to StewartLeadley

Not looking good for Lib Dems in Southwark if @CathedralSE1 school mock election is any guide cathedralprimaryschool.com/blog/2015/05/5… pic.twitter.com/ejdEEjXECK

via Twitter for Mac

Bermondsey & Old Southwark - what the parties are saying...

Lab: "it's neck-and-neck"

LD: "make no mistake, today, every vote matters"

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - £22 million plan to remove Waterloo's IMAX roundabout by 2021 goo.gl/fb/tmKOHT

via Google

Just published - World's media descend on South Bank, Bankside and London Bridge to cover election @filmflixeruk goo.gl/fb/46mXiL

via Google

boutchercofe Three new additions to Y1 pic.twitter.com/5ZIDjydiux

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:15 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

ARKGlobeAcademy The cakes are ready to go. Raising funds for the baked by our 6th formers pic.twitter.com/EwOJ9j7oMC

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:15 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

WalworthAcademy Rights and responsibilities! Vote May 2015 at Walworth Academy! Who will win? Lots of genuine debate over big issues. pic.twitter.com/6i1YHcCiKp

via Mobile Web (M5) (retweeted on 1:15 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

ARKGlobeAcademy So far we've raised £100.13 for the Our 6th formers will be baking more cakes tonight to sell tomorrow.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:14 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Bermondsey & Old Southwark could provide 's 'Portillo moment' says @MoneyWeek moneyweek.com/election-2015-…

via Twitter Web Client

Andrew_Humphrey Hopeless clerks and long queue at Rockingham Polling Station @se1. One couldn't find any address on the list, the other gave me two ballots.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:52 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Just published - Blue Fin Building up for sale - but Time Inc UK will stay goo.gl/fb/tqa8fS

via Google

BillWilliams01 Great to see @coyleneil and Sarah casting their votes early today. pic.twitter.com/9CWndLXc1B

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:47 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

ARKGlobeAcademy Pictures from the counting room. pic.twitter.com/jDBI7aaxQl

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:47 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

garygazza @SimonHughes voting @st Anne's Thorburn Square. Voted here since '83 Aiming for 8/8 today pic.twitter.com/rTVDFhCjAF

via iOS (retweeted on 12:46 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

ARKGlobeAcademy Conservatives have a breakthrough in Elbrus with UKIP and the Greens coming through too.Stay tuned for the final result.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:35 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

ARKGlobeAcademy It's election day and our students have cast their votes. Counting begins at 12:00pm, pic.twitter.com/djTt8uO8Ra

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:17 PM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

LydiaSyson Spotted on a Bermondsey notice board ... pic.twitter.com/S82LWPVqkK

via iOS (retweeted on 11:59 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

stunightingale Confused. There were no Generals on my voting slip Was hoping this guy was running in Southwark. pic.twitter.com/cMrBY2b6pg

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:58 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

WalworthAcademy Students voting today in our Walworth Academy election. Stay tuned for results later on today!

via Mobile Web (M5) (retweeted on 11:58 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

JoanaRamiroUK Interviewed Simon Hughes Bermondsey & Old MP who's confident but played safe w his answers No comment nat scenario

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:55 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

At Southwark Council HQ they are busy building the stage for tonight's declarations pic.twitter.com/StDi8lOp14

via Twitter for iPhone

@Clemency thanks for elaborating. Sorry you feel that's the case. I/we try to be fair. (But unrealistic to please everyone.) James

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Clemency

@Clemency or are you saying something different?

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Clemency

@Clemency sorry, a bit slow here but want to be sure I've got this right. Are you saying we've covered LD more than Lab?

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Clemency

TfLBusAlerts Routes 47, 343, 381 and RV1 have returned to normal route at Tooley Street, SE1 following an earlier traffic collision. CLEARED

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 11:29 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

phileastend Neighbours! Either this Labour supporter didn't plant their placard or the LibDem one made their feelings clear @se1 pic.twitter.com/QMHPW1Nt7b

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:28 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Caphe House in Bermondsey Street is moving to Smithfield. They are selling these stools for £10 each. pic.twitter.com/9cUZEQZSF5

via Twitter for iPhone

Polling station for and Chaucer by election at the Round House pic.twitter.com/wNY9U8gYId

via Twitter for iPhone

TfLTrafficNews A200 Tooley St e/bnd at junc of Bermondsey St there is now single alternate line of traffic in operation past the collision. Police on scene

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 10:59 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

TfLBusAlerts Routes 47, 343, 381 and RV1 are subject to diversion and delays in both directions at Tooley Street, SE1 due to road traffic collision.

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 10:59 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

TfLTrafficNews A200 Tooley St e/bnd at junc of Bermondsey St the road is blocked in both directions due to a collision. E/bnd q's are to London Bridge

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 10:49 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

callum1790 To all cabbies avoid tooley st area looks like a serous crash possibly fatal, London bridge chocker southbound tooley st chocker eastbound

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:44 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

TfLTrafficNews A200 Tooley St e/bnd at junc of Bermondsey St the road is blocked in both directions due to a collision. Emergency services on scene.

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 10:44 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@SueHillRec when we do run a news story, could we use your pic of the site (with credit) please? Better angle than street level shots.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

@SueHillRec @PCAarchaeology Have asked King's press office - awaiting full response.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to SueHillRec

TLRailUK Lines are currently blocked in both directions between &Castle and due to a signalling problem.

via Sodash (retweeted on 10:13 AM, May 7th, 2015 via TweetDeck)

RoyStephenson Excavated finds from Baitul Aziz Islamic Centre displayed @MuseumofLondon london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8241

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:10 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

samuelmcadamson Just queued in a very British queue.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:04 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

samuelmcadamson @se1 Nice long queue at Haddon Hall.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:04 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

digitalfurball The "london's burning" firestation is being demolished today pic.twitter.com/5NOugI2RnQ

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:02 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Aplacetostand Surely polling stations could be better staffed at peak times like now! Borough high street has one person checking the list!

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:54 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

ShreksAdventure It's official! We've moved in! 👍 pic.twitter.com/v7BXDop1wr

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:53 AM, May 7th, 2015 via TweetDeck)

KesSeymour Normally walk straight in to the polling station; this time there was a long queue of people waiting to vote. Great to see

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:22 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

DJstewartwho Queuing to vote somehow makes it more exciting. It's usually tumbleweed at Bermondsey Village Hall. Lib Dem guy looking twitchy.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:21 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

nathjones @se1 Also looking good in Vauxhall constituency - we queued for 10 mins at @OasisJohanna this morning and the queue was longer when we left.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:19 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

MrAndyPowell @se1 20 minute queue at Tower Bridge Primary suggests high. Never had to wait at 8.30 before, and lots of first-time voters.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:16 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

littlebobbig @se1 queues along the park at Bermondsey Village Hall this morning....

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:12 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter Web Client)

AdeleCathedrals Long queue for voting at John Harvard library.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:09 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Turnout in Bermondsey & Old Southwark was 57.5 per cent in 2010.

Wonder what it will be today?

via Twitter for Mac

mszfitz There's a big queue at my polling station- definitely a good sign for political engagement in London

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:28 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Tweetbot for Mac)

se17 Today's the day these homes in Walworth Road go on sale in Dubai pic.twitter.com/qtuUQYIdem

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:13 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Please make sure you use your vote today. pic.twitter.com/qzJXtEaaut

via Twitter for iPhone

robparker Time to do your duty - cast your vote today! Submitted mine this morning in @se1 pic.twitter.com/OFX6C0ejb8

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:27 AM, May 7th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

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