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News & features published on 15 October 2017
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Double gold award for Bankside's green spaces at London in Bloom

Bankside Open Spaces Trust (BOST) has once again been recognised for thequality of its open spaces and work within the local community, receivingtwo GoldRoyal Horticultural Society London in Bloom 2017 awards.

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Heatherwick: Garden Bridge might still be built one day

Thomas Heatherwick has blamed Brexit for the demise of the Garden Bridge project and hinted that the scheme might one day be revived.

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Borough Market: GLA offers extra funds to covers traders' losses

City Hall has agreed to give an extra 175,000 to the fund set up to support businesses in and around Borough Market whose futures were threatened by the terrorist attack on 3 June.

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Should Lambeth say 'no more hotels' in Waterloo?

A clampdown on the building of new hotels around Waterloo and the South Bank is being considered by Lambeth Council.

Tweets on 15 October 2017

weather_king London & River Thames views from my recent flight. pic.twitter.com/0miapiNbZ6

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 10:54 PM, Oct 15th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

atlantean526 Upper Pool, River Thames. Looking from Tower Bridge to London Bridge. Taken by me on my 9th Birthday, 1.6.82, Kiev… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:47 PM, Oct 15th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just published - Double gold award for Bankside's green spaces at London in Bloom dlvr.it/PvmSGT

via dlvr.it

Chavender @se1 anyone else in Gaywood being disturbed by the huge party going on at the end of the street for the second night running

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:45 PM, Oct 15th, 2017 via Twitter for Mac)

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immersive theatre in the streets of SE1 this week london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via TweetDeck

Mr Khan greeted a couple of passing skateboarders as he made his way in to the Royal Festival Hall with his family twitter.com/se1/status/919…

via Twitter for iPhone

southbankcentre 'I dream of being an accountant': Wall of Dreams shines refugees' hopes over London theguardian.com/books/2017/oct…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 6:23 PM, Oct 15th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

New hotel has to be capable of demolition in 28 days if Network Rail needs access to viaduct beyond it twitter.com/se1/status/919…

via Twitter for iPhone

New hotel in Lower Marsh built from shipping containers - first section craned in this weekend… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

via Twitter for iPhone

Watch Hillary Clinton's @southbankcentre talk live on @guardian Facebook from 7.30pm facebook.com/theguardian/vi…

via Twitter for Mac

Just published - Heatherwick: killed the (but it might still be built one day) dlvr.it/Pvk56Y

via dlvr.it

Just published - @boroughmarket: GLA offers extra funds to covers traders' losses; @coyleneil calls for Govt £££ dlvr.it/Pvjrj4

via dlvr.it

Just published - Should Lambeth say 'no more hotels' in Waterloo? dlvr.it/PvjNPb

via dlvr.it

deansouthwark I have no idea what this mediaeval roof boss @Southwarkcathed is depicting. pic.twitter.com/h7mMZFyf99

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:03 PM, Oct 15th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Lifeboat skipper recalls how he rescued terrified survivors in chaotic aftermath of the London Bridge terror attack sundaypost.com/fp/lifeboat-sk…

via TweetDeck

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