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News & features published on 26 February 2016
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Two shades of grey: Garden Bridge tweaks South Bank lift shaft

After Lambeth councillors criticised the design of the proposed South Bank landing building for the Garden Bridge, Heatherwick Studio has tweaked the colour scheme to use 'quartz grey' instead of 'brown grey'.

Tweets on 26 February 2016

aGibb_ day 2.. [only marginally more ridiculous than the actual proposal] annagibb.com/blog/2016/2/2/… pic.twitter.com/KBeyOjwyLp

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:20 PM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

aGibb_ 28 drawings later; day 20.. shad thames annagibb.com/blog/2016/2/20… pic.twitter.com/XT1u6RvSfQ

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:19 PM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

aGibb_ 28 drawings later; day 21.. roupell street annagibb.com/blog/2016/2/21… pic.twitter.com/rG6tSYZjmx

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:19 PM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

New Sacha Baron Cohen movie Grimsby out now. Features Southwark Bridge stunt: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/7719 youtube.com/watch?v=3ZUpHm…

via Twitter for Mac

Spot the difference as lift shaft turns 'quartz grey' to appease councillors london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8680 pic.twitter.com/0JJA8NkjrP

via TweetDeck

Temporary timetable on bus route 42 comes into force tomorrow with slightly reduced frequencies due to Aldgate roadworks

via Twitter for Mac

georgethemartyr competition - see image for details. FREE to enter, BIG prizes pic.twitter.com/XKYbqRB5qd

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:31 PM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

TDCrossley @GSTTnhs EXCELLENT SERVICE! I don't mind busting my chin open again on London Bridge. Thanks to Chad and Ladies. Tim-South Africa

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:28 PM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Plans for statue of Boris Johnson's deputy mayor approved by Southwark Council yesterday.

See our previous story: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8650

via Twitter for Mac

Neo Bankside - listen to @EvanHD quiz Richard Rogers about affordable housing on this @guardian podcast: theguardian.com/membership/aud…

via Twitter for Mac

@follyforlondon Erm yes on closer examination 9600 is clearly a nonsense. But that's what the Lambeth report says...

via Twitter for Mac in reply to follyforlondon

@follyforlondon the Lambeth report excludes the accessible loo so is based on 8 toilets. But now I am very confused.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to follyforlondon

drbenjohnson Radical changes to colour scheme for garden bridge... london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8680 via @se1

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:53 PM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - Two shades of grey: Garden Bridge tweaks South Bank lift shaft goo.gl/fb/rRQB26

via Google

@follyforlondon Just published this - london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8680 - link in the article to committee papers

via Twitter for Mac in reply to follyforlondon

Friday's number of the day is

9,600

- the estimated hourly capacity of the public toilets proposed on South Bank for

via Twitter for Mac

submits revised public toilet plans with only one cubicle in the gents loos

via Twitter for Mac

Details of the Great Dover Street incident twitter.com/mpssouthwark/s…

via Twitter for Mac

Armed police at Burbage Close / Lawson Estate / Great Dover Street earlier twitter.com/mpssouthwark/s…

via Twitter for Mac

MPSSouthwark Team of burglars, James Henson and James Adams (both 24 yrs) from Southwark sentenced today - 4 yrs each for house burglaries in SE1 - CID

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:30 PM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Get your free ticket for a lecture by Boris Johnson at the Old Vic next month london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/… pic.twitter.com/9tbIRpwx7R

via Twitter for Mac

BrownPhilip Report by @TfL says Waterloo station will require bicycle parking for 8000 by 2026. That'll rival Cambridge station! london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8662

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:24 AM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

roundaboutnews @AdeleCathedrals We are very grateful to @mariaadderley, our very own local Jessica Fletcher Miss Marple solving skulduggery in @se1

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:21 AM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Which SE1 road junctions have the worst pedestrian casualty stats?

Find out here: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8679

via Twitter for Mac

London New Year Fireworks - GLA sold a pair of tickets to North Korea according to new data from City Hall

via Twitter for Mac

nasu1917b about 30 SWAT guys suiting upon Great Dover Street. Saw five cops with machine guns and battering ram enter a building. @se1 @metpoliceuk

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:47 AM, Feb 26th, 2016 via Twitter for iPhone)

@LambethCyclists @citycyclists @RossLydall Latest TfL papers say we won't get the superhub till 2018/19

via Tweetbot for Mac in reply to LambethCyclists

Overcrowded buses on Old Kent Road - @MayorofLondon responds to @ValShawcross pic.twitter.com/PVOb98FtN7

via Twitter for Mac

The @SantanderCycles docking station outside Strata tower at the Elephant is to be extended with an extra 20 docking points

via Twitter for Mac

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