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News & features published on 11 August 2016
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Bankside Boardwalk design competition launched

A design competition is now under way for the Bankside Boardwalk – a temporary structure to be built in Lavington Street.

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Jon Findlay to be chief operating officer of Guy's & St Thomas'

Jon Findlay has been appointed as chief operating officer of Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.

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Forest named after firefighter killed in 1861 Tooley Street blaze

A woodland in Rainham has been named in honour of James Braidwood, the pioneering chief fire officer killed whilst tackling a massive blaze in Tooley Street in 1861.

Tweets on 11 August 2016

and other Thames bridges discussed on The Urbanist on @Monocle24 monocle.com/radio/shows/th…

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voxdotcom Leaving room for artists in gentrifying London: bit.ly/2aZ9wQe via @Curbed

via Sprout Social (retweeted on 9:12 PM, Aug 11th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

Woodland near Rainham is named after hero of 1861 Great Fire of Tooley Street: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/8853

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LondonFire Make pumps 50! 300 firefighters tackled Wilson's Wharf blaze 45 yrs ago bit.ly/2aWt5sl pic.twitter.com/xCgX5HAquz

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:09 PM, Aug 11th, 2016 via Tweetbot for Mac)

Faxsly Turbulent Londoners: Ada Salter, 1866-1942 turbulentlondon.com/2016/08/11/tur… via @wordpressdotcom

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Between 9am and 5pm on Sunday 14 August London Bridge will be closed to northbound vehicles for a crane operation.

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Just published - Bankside Boardwalk design competition launched by @BanksideForest goo.gl/fb/6pm4XA

via Google

Just published - Jon Findlay to be chief operating officer of Guy's & St Thomas' goo.gl/fb/4W49QZ

via Google

How the Design Museum lost its way, by co-founder Stephen Bayley spectator.co.uk/2016/08/how-th…

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Just published - Braidwood Forest: east London woodland named after pioneer firefighter killed in Tooley Street goo.gl/fb/52JsvW

via Google

Elephancastle Food at the Elephant launches officially tonight! Here is a sneak peak from our soft launch last night pic.twitter.com/kK3XXawTlZ

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 12:55 PM, Aug 11th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

HaemoSocUK Free for lunch? If your in London join us for a Picnic in the Park at The Red Cross Garden 50 Redcross Way SE1 1HA pic.twitter.com/MA3q2zQjuE

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Pop-up shop space to rent in former Waterloo Library in Lower Marsh - boasts a "fun new front facade": gumtree.com/p/retail-offic…

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jamieeast Lovely sight at Waterloo just now. The trainspotters were going crackers! Very sweet. Ps @SW_Trains it was on time. pic.twitter.com/8jCpWODfqX

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:26 AM, Aug 11th, 2016 via Twitter for Mac)

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