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Tuesday 21 June 2016

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News & features published on 21 June 2016
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Garden Museum plans to open Lambeth church tower to public

The Garden Museum has launched an appeal to raise 50,000 to enable the tower of the former church of St Mary-at-Lambeth to be opened to the public.

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Ofsted finds improvement at Lewisham Southwark College

The further education college for Southwark has had its Ofsted rating upgraded from 'inadequate' to 'requires improvement'.

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London Bridge businesses offer 60k boost to BOST sports garden

Businesses in London Bridge have chosen to support the Marlborough Sports Garden in Union Street with 20,000 a year over the next three years.

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Random shooting at Elephant & Castle in 1958: TV firm seeks info

Researchers for an Irish television series are seeking information about a shooting at the Elephant & Castle in 1958 in which a man's life was saved by a cigarette packet.

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Cross River Tram: Green AM asks Sadiq to review project

A Green Party member of the London Assembly has asked new mayor of London Sadiq Khan to review the business case for a tram service via Waterloo Bridge and Elephant & Castle.

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Castle Centre: Everyone Active replaces Fusion after seven weeks

Just seven weeks after the Castle Centre at Elephant & Castle opened its doors, management of the 20 million new leisure complex has passed from Fusion to Everyone Active.

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Waterloo Library to leave Lower Marsh in mid-July

Waterloo Library will close in its current form in mid-July, Lambeth Council has confirmed.

Tweets on 21 June 2016

New branch of Subway to open in Great Suffolk Street pic.twitter.com/UHdJkvXqMU

via Twitter for Mac

pork_adventures I wish this @LendLeaseGroup helicopter would stop buzzing E&C. I'm trying to get my daughter to sleep. @se1 @roundaboutnews

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:53 PM, Jun 21st, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

benmason Out canvassing about with @cathedralsdavid and others in @se1 tonight. the only given reason for .

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:29 PM, Jun 21st, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Interactive science exhibition this Friday: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - @GardenMuseumLDN plans to open Lambeth church tower to public goo.gl/fb/ipOqlH

via Google

Cross River Tram - @CarolineRussell asks @SadiqKhan to consider reviving project: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8791

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Ofsted finds improvement at Lewisham Southwark College @LS_College goo.gl/fb/Ir1MNO

via Google

Just published - London Bridge businesses offer £60k boost to @BOSTSE1 sports garden through @TeamLondonBdg goo.gl/fb/iN1H3Q

via Google

TfLBusAlerts Buses serving Tower Hill and London Bridge are delayed up to an hour due to faulty traffic lights.

via Engagor (retweeted on 4:27 PM, Jun 21st, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Just published - Random shooting at Elephant & Castle in 1958: TV producers seek info goo.gl/fb/uWmXFa

via Google

Tonight the London Eye will be transformed into a giant in-or-out pie chart based on tweets during BBC debate

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Cross River Tram: Green AM asks Sadiq to review project goo.gl/fb/on6jXR

via Google

@MartinHoscik surely you're not one of those people who asks questions on social media without actually reading the story first?!

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to MartinHoscik

@MartinHoscik borough-wide leisure contract up for renewal. Just bad timing that Castle opened so late + close to handover.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to MartinHoscik

Just published - Castle Centre: Everyone Active replaces Fusion after seven weeks goo.gl/fb/dWVNe6

via Google

Waterloo Library - @JackHopkins_Lab and @SteveChalke announce plans for mid-July relocation: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8789

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Waterloo Library to leave Lower Marsh in mid-July goo.gl/fb/77U3f6

via Google

boroughmarket Keep your eyes peeled at 8pm on @BBCTwo tonight - as the history of Borough Market features in !

via Sprout Social (retweeted on 2:18 PM, Jun 21st, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Waterloo Festival @Waterloofestiv begins today - packed week of events in and around @stjohnswaterloo: london-se1.co.uk/groups/waterlo…

via Twitter for Mac

Explore the local history of The Borough with @SwkHeritage on a free guided walk this evening: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

Summer solstice timelapse footage from top of Shard: theguardian.com/uk-news/video/…

via Twitter for Mac

Lambeth Palace Garden open this evening as part of @NGSOpenGardens: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Mac

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