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News & features published on 6 November 2017
Westminster wants to park its rubbish trucks in Southwark

The City of Westminster has applied for planning permission to turn the former bus garage in Mandela Way into a depot for up to 70 waste collection and street cleaning vehicles.

Bohemian Rhapsody: Union Street as Midtown NYC for Queen movie

Scenes for the new Bohemian Rhapsody movie about Freddie Mercury are being filmed in Union Street this week.

Bricklayers Arms: locals rally to tell TfL 'we want tube station'

Local residents joined Green, Labour and Lib Dem politicians at the Bricklayers Arms on Saturday for a rally to show the strength of public support for a new tube station at the road junction as part of the Bakerloo line extension.

Tweets on 6 November 2017

One Tower Bridge: "a developer’s idea of what a vibrant new district should look like"…

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Fake NYC shopfronts in SE1 today for new Freddie Mercury movie

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Kevin Spacey 'groped me twice' claims barman at Lounge34 in Lower Marsh…

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EastLondonGroup I thought I'd start today with Lambeth Bridge by Elwin Hawthorne from 1934 which is in the show @ArtGallerySoton no……

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:32 PM, Nov 6th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

Just published - The City of Westminster wants to park its rubbish trucks in Southwark


se1 Photos, video and audio from Saturday’s rally - see

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:09 PM, Nov 6th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Just posted a batch of orders for our 2018 calendar celebrating 20 years of the SE1 website:

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TfL to cut frequency of N89 night bus route (via Blackfriars Road and Elephant & Castle) by one third

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Bohemian Rhapsody in Bankside - Union Street part-closed 7pm-4am for filming of new movie about Freddie Mercury……

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The build-up to the May 2018 local elections begins next week with @BanksideForum Southwark Leaders' Debate…

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Just published - Bohemian Rhapsody: Union Street becomes Midtown NYC for Queen movie


New 14 sign on Dolben Street is the wrong way round.

via Twitter for iPhone

james_hatts Disappointing to see @Southwarkcathed's catering contractor paying well below the London Living Wage…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 11:51 AM, Nov 6th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

Just published - Bricklayers Arms: local rally to tell TfL 'we want tube station'


50 years ago today, work began on the construction of the new London Bridge

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