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News & features published on 28 April 2017
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Sadiq Khan drops support for Garden Bridge

The future of the Garden Bridge is now in severe doubt after Mayor of London Sadiq Khan declined to provide maintenance funding guarantees the project requires before work can start.

Tweets on 28 April 2017

BBCRadioLondon .@SunnyandShay want your thoughts on project Do you support it or not? bbc.co.uk/news/uk-englan…

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on BBC2 at 10.30 will be covering the story.

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ThatTimWalker Garden Bridge scrapped, sister voting Lib Dem, Theresa expected to sack him. Has anyone had a worse week than Boris?

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A permanent home for Waterloo Library could be part of @OasisJohanna school redevelopment london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9193

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LBC As the Garden Bridge is scrapped, @WHurst1 tells @mrjamesob the full, alarming story of where it all went wrong l-bc.co/2QB7qf

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Sadiq's insistence that GLA guarantee would be "blank cheque" is stark contrast to his previous publi… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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- @mrjamesob's full interview with Sadiq Khan worth a listen. overcast.fm/+GSM00a7Vs

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story updated with comment from Lord Davies of @TheGardenBridge Trust: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9196

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HollinsMargaret Word on the street, just now pic.twitter.com/anEaPemCym

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RowanMoore It's also sad. What a waste of energy and goodwill. Hijacked by vanity

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RowanMoore The scandal now is how they managed to spend 40 mil not building the Someone shd swing for this (Boris)

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Western end of Tooley Street closed to traffic in BOTH directions over the Bank Holiday weekend due to @TLProgramme thameslinkprogramme.co.uk/tooleystreet

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The old Sainsbury's sausage factory has now been completely demolished dlvr.it/MQs0Ms pic.twitter.com/RZSZnbrsXY

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SamuelFrenchLtd To commemorate the loss of the we have installed our own in the office.

It cost two hundred million… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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Walking the Elephant - creative workshop today at E&C Shopping Centre london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Evening Standard editorial line continues to back pic.twitter.com/7SgaxwDhQT

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darryl1974 London Marathon organisers announce a new half-marathon from Tower Bridge to Greenwich for March 2018… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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savingsouthwark Very important to put your opinions forward to the council. Almost all of Blackfriars Road is earmarked for new dev… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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savingsouthwark Interesting to see Blackfriars Circus making a nod to local heritage via the names of the houses london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/1…

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jamescwilmore Not over yet! @TheGardenBridge: "We have had enormous support from our funders & v. confident we can raise the remaining funds required."

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Consultation ends today on Southwark draft policy for these 32 potential development sites in SE1… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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Uniqlo Tate Lates - tonight at Tate Modern london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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theousherwood Response from the Conservatives to Sadiq Khan's decision not to guarantee the running costs of the Garden Bridge: pic.twitter.com/pWNShFEhVs

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Video of @LBC's @mrjamesob pressing @SadiqKhan for inquiry now embedded here: london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9196

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LBC Sadiq has effectively killed the Garden Bridge. @mrjamesob puts him on the spot about all that taxpayers’ money l-bc.co/WwpOA3

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WHurst1 Really enjoyed talking to @mrjamesob on LBC just now. A great journalist who is as angry about the as I am it seems!

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In the light of today's news, worth rereading this exchange of letters last autumn between Sadiq + GBT london-se1.co.uk/news/pdf/17040…

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Two hours since City Hall announced Sadiq's change of heart.

No word from @TheGardenBridge Trust yet.

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TCOSLondon @se1 check out @LondonLive news with Michael Ball commenting on today's news

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Tonight - an evening of storytelling, spoken word and song at @oasishubcoffee london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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DeborahJaneOrr So, the will only ever exist in Joanna Lumley's imagination. Which is a lovely, perfect place for it to be sited.

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Just published - Sadiq Khan drops support for dlvr.it/P0x18M

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benkind This is the right decision on by @SadiqKhan - but @TheGardenBridge Trust must be required to pay back… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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jenwrenmosley @SadiqKhan Thank you Sadiq for listening to residents of Waterloo & London re we applaud your decisio… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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@tomcopley "absolutely delighted Mayor Khan is putting an end to this piece of Johnsonian indulgence" london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9196

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Sadiq Khan has "finally done the right thing" re says @CarolinePidgeon AM london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9196

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Could Competition and Markets Authority investigate the procurement? Question asked in House of Lords theyworkforyou.com/wrans/?id=2017…

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Reaction from @CoinStreet to Sadiq's decision: "we welcome the mayor's decision to end uncertainty" london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9196

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KateHoeyMP RIght decision by @MayorofLondon on Local community delighted. Thanks to all campaigners @BishopsLabour14 @TCOSLondon

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 10:38 AM, Apr 28th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

MayorofLondon I will not be providing Mayoral guarantees for the Garden Bridge Project - my letter to the Chair of the Garden Bri… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:17 AM, Apr 28th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

BTPLondonBridge LU Staff are collecting for the East Africa Crisis Appeal all today at
You can donate as you leave th… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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MPSCathedrals Early arrest on ward by NW cluster officers. In relation to a domestic assault reported at front desk yesterday

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se1 Just published - Lambeth and @OasisWaterloo discuss redevelopment of @OasisJohanna school site dlvr.it/P0SD2f

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