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News & features published on 13 October 2015
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Parking to be banned on Waterloo Bridge

The City of Westminster is to ban parking on its half of Waterloo Bridge under plans for a new cycle route linking Bloomsbury and the South Bank.

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Team London Bridge: businesses vote on future of BID

Firms in the London Bridge area are this month voting on the future of their business improvement district (BID).

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Segregated cycle lane on St George's Road now open

The first section of the new cycle superhighway that will eventually run from Elephant & Castle to Farringdon Street is now open.

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Waterloo Library closure rubber-stamped by Lambeth cabinet

Waterloo Library in Lower Marsh will shut before the end of the current financial year after Lambeth's cabinet approved the borough's controversial 'Culture 2020' proposals for libraries and parks.

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St George's Church says sorry for all-night bell-ringing

The church of St George the Martyr in Borough High Street has apologised to its neighbours after a technical fault meant the church bell tolled constantly through the night.

Tweets on 13 October 2015

@TonyF2012 No but it makes it much less pleasant to cycle across the bridge

via Twitter for Mac in reply to TonyF2012

Video of the newly opened cycle superhighway on St George's Road by @cyclegaz london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8483
youtube.com/watch?v=nXbIPz…

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Bridget Jones filming in Borough Market - pics on @MailOnline: dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/arti…

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Lambeth council defers decision on proposal to remove affordable housing from high rise riverside development.

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StephenHance1 Christmas comes to Borough Market early for filming if new Bridget Jones movie. pic.twitter.com/KqATxD67SS

via iOS (retweeted on 6:45 PM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

MrAndyPowell And what if the other footpath has already been dug up? @se1 pic.twitter.com/JQYVc1M49j

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:40 PM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Lambeth Council completely fails to mention Waterloo Library closure in its press release on last night's decision lambethnews.wordpress.com/2015/10/13/lib…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Parking to be banned on Waterloo Bridge goo.gl/fb/XQBBl0

via Google

@rhianeleri Please make sure you get location right...

via Twitter for Mac in reply to se1

@rhianeleri Yes fine - pls credit 'SE1 website'. NB your colleague who left phone message thought church was in Hackney not Southwark.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to rhianeleri

Just published - @TeamLondonBdg BID seeks another five-year term and south-western extension goo.gl/fb/B6RzbR

via Google

MPSSouthBank 1 more driver dealt with today for not wearing a seatbelt on near @THINKgovuk

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:01 PM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - Segregated cycle lane on St George's Road now open goo.gl/fb/43ce1J

via Google

simon_macl Webber Street in @se1 finally open again on both sides of its junction with Blackfriars Road

via TweetCaster for Android (retweeted on 2:25 PM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

KateHoeyMP Kate Hoey MP criticises Lambeth Labour after Cabinet agrees to convert three libraries into gyms brixtonbuzz.com/2015/10/kate-h…

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 1:37 PM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

james_hatts Sales centre for luxury flats overlooking Vauxhall Station opens in Dubai zawya.com/story/Dedicate…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 1:16 PM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

random_rhiannon Now the clock bell @georgethemartyr has stopped, is it a good time to mention that the bellringers are looking for new recruits? @se1

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:57 PM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

georgethemartyr (...) This was a malfunction with our clock & not intentional. We hope you accept our apologies.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:55 PM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

georgethemartyr The emergency engineer has been & our bell has been stopped. Again a HUGE apology to our parish residents & workers who it disturbed (...)

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:55 PM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Just had text from O2 offering discount at new Co-op in Lower Marsh. Is it finally opening after 1 year delay?

via Twitter for iPhone

Eastern arm of Blackfriars Road / Webber Street junction now open after roadworks pic.twitter.com/iIrAB0YbU6

via Twitter for iPhone

Just published - Waterloo Library closure rubber-stamped by Lambeth cabinet goo.gl/fb/WDWt2X

via Google

The bell @georgethemartyr has stopped ringing!

via Twitter for iPhone

Bangkok Kitchen in Ewer Street gets 0 out of 5 for food hygiene: scoresonthedoors.org.uk/business/bangk…

via Twitter for Mac

marcooth @se1 @georgethemartyr I thought there might have been a new Great Fire of London or the Shard was collapsing or something.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:31 AM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

ravensburygrove @se1 @georgethemartyr thought the plague was back or similar

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:30 AM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

georgethemartyr Again huge apologies from us. Bell malfunction - trying desperately to fix. Emergency engineer on its way!

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:26 AM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

Just published - St @georgethemartyr church says sorry for all-night bell-ringing goo.gl/fb/Fp6q3I

via Google

georgethemartyr Not very many church bell specialists about...who'd have thought it?!

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:05 AM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

georgethemartyr One church clock specialist we have tried to contact doesn't seem to have started work yet...perhaps he forgot to set his alarm?

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:05 AM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for iPhone)

georgethemartyr Our most sincere apologies for our incessant bell ringing. This is not intentional!! We have a technical & our trying our hardest to solve

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 9:37 AM, Oct 13th, 2015 via Twitter for Mac)

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