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News & features published on 20 January 2016
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Lambeth Halloween rave: police seek help to trace 49 people

Detectives investigating the riot that broke out in the streets close to an illegal rave in Lambeth last autumn have published a gallery of 49 images of people they would like to identify.

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Labour peer urges Lambeth Council to save Waterloo Library

A Labour member of the House of Lords has urged Lambeth's Labour council to rethink plans to shut Waterloo Library in Lower Marsh by the end of March.

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Schoolgirls monitor air pollution at Elephant & Castle

Earlier this month Neil Coyle MP visited Notre Dame School near Elephant & Castle to discuss with pupils the results of an air quality monitoring exercise they had carried out last autumn.

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Residents join forces to measure air quality in Waterloo

Waterloo residents and King's College London have collaborated on an experiment to test pollution levels on streets in Waterloo.

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Waterloo to Heathrow rail link back on the agenda

Plans for a new train service between Waterloo Station and Heathrow Airport have been revived by Hounslow Council.

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Wanted: your memories of Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre

A group of local artists are appealing for people to share their memories of the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre as they prepare a film and model of the building before it is demolished.

Tweets on 20 January 2016

MPSGrange Ward Panel Meeting today. Priorties decided by the panel:

ASB by groups of youths

Drug dealing and taking

Rough Sleepers/Street Drinkers

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:04 PM, Jan 20th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - Labour peer urges Lambeth Council to save Waterloo Library goo.gl/fb/Ze8d51

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Just published - Lambeth Halloween rave: police publish 49 images of people they'd like to speak to goo.gl/fb/LTr2Sh

via Google

Just published - Lambeth Halloween rave: police publish 49 images of people they'd like to speak to goo.gl/fb/LTr2Sh

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clogsilk Pollution levels at E&C are awful. This map implies some bits are ok, but no, all but 1 location well above EU limit london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8610…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:11 PM, Jan 20th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

MPSSouthwark Jeffrey has been reported missing. If seen please call 999 and quote CAD 7621. Please RT pic.twitter.com/RkKYTk3ZuG

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:51 PM, Jan 20th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Artists to create model of Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre before it's demolished: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8607

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BMOF_London Come visit us at our Borough Market iteration before it's ancient history! Our last day is… instagram.com/p/BAfCClwzcYa/

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Just published - Residents join forces to measure air quality in Waterloo @SowNeighbours goo.gl/fb/YfgkJ1

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Just published - @coyleneil MP visits @NDSouthwark school to discuss Elephant & Castle air pollution goo.gl/fb/ohN6j3

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Just published - @coyleneil MP visits @NDSouthwark school to discuss Elephant & Castle air pollution goo.gl/fb/ohN6j3

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Just published - @coyleneil MP visits @NDSouthwark school to discuss Elephant & Castle air pollution goo.gl/fb/ohN6j3

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Just published - @coyleneil MP visits @NDSouthwark school to discuss Elephant & Castle air pollution goo.gl/fb/ohN6j3

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Just published - Waterloo to Heathrow rail link back on the agenda goo.gl/fb/oHgtgu

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A large portfolio filled with artwork was found in Christ Church Garden (Blackfriars) on Tuesday - get in touch with @BOSTSE1 if it's yours

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martinsdoodles Location drawings, Elephant and Castle pic.twitter.com/LpUvrif3f9

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MPSSouthBank Contact point on Bridge running now - PC Honeybun will field any local policing queries

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Just published - Wanted: your memories of Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre goo.gl/fb/zdWXwk

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Asking price for former Ticino bakery in Bermondsey Street ('redevelopment opportunity') cut by £1m to £3.5m: propertylink.estatesgazette.com/property-detai…

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MPSSouthwark Free Cycle marking TODAY till 2pm o/s London College of Communication Elephant & Castle pic.twitter.com/TUHETWqM4O

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:20 PM, Jan 20th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

@mattfromlondon Hmm. You're right it's on on Southwark list of approved venues. Pretty sure it used to be. Odd.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to mattfromlondon

@mattfromlondon Thought you could choose whether to be married by a TH or Southwark registrar?

via Twitter Web Client in reply to mattfromlondon

CityHallLabour Mayor went to San Francisco in 2013 to get sponsorship for Garden Bridge but hasn't said who accompanied him on £10,000 taxpayer funded trip

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:46 AM, Jan 20th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Boris repeats his joke about a 'garden pier' stopping short of Lambeth.

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Tory @AndrewBoff wants to know what happens if construction starts but full funds are not raised.

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Boris blames opposition on "professional jealousy from the architectural world" and "politically driven twaddle"

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Boris claims that transport benefits of for passengers arriving at Waterloo and walking to Aldwych have been neglected

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AdamBienkov Tory AM Andrew Boff says Garden Bridge are £30 million short in funding. Boris: “I think it is possible to de-scope [the bridge]”

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 10:40 AM, Jan 20th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Boris on trust: "they are in a high state of readiness to go ahead with the project"

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Boris to @CarolinePidgeon re - "I really think it is very odd of you to continue to belabour this subject"

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Lib Dem @CarolinePidgeon asks Boris to make public all details of his involvement.

Boris waffles in response.

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Labour's @tomcopley claims procurement was anti-competitive.

"You're talking twaddle," replies Boris.

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Boris to Labour's @tomcopley re : "I really don't know why you are so hysterically opposed to this bridge"

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Boris won't say directly whether anyone from Heatherwick Studio went with him to San Francisco to raise sponsorship for

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@tomcopley asks Boris about his £10k trip to San Francisco to raise sponsorship for

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"The Garden Bridge Trust should be congratulated on raising prodigious sums of private money" - @MayorofLondon at

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Elephant & Castle - "I promise that I will have a personal look at it myself" TfL commissioner Mike Brown tells @LBC

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TfL commissioner Mike Brown tells @LBC: "I have a team every morning that sits monitoring Elephant & Castle"

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Remember ...? It all started 10 years ago today: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1957

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