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News & features published on 15 May 2018
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48-storey tower planned for Argos site on Old Kent Road

Plans to replace four shops on the Old Kent Road with hundreds of homes have been made public this week.

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London to Brighton Veteran Car Run to split event into two routes

For the first time in its 122-year history, the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run will adopt two routes through North Lambeth.

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Future of Thomas a Becket pub back in doubt as Rock Island shuts

Just over a year after Frank Bruno cut the ribbon to open the Rock Island restaurant at the Thomas a Becket in Old Kent Road, the venue has been repossessed, putting the future of the historic pub back in doubt.

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Travis Perkins gives up Blackfriars Road shop 'due to cycle lane'

Builders' merchants Travis Perkins has surrendered the lease on its decorating supplies shop in Blackfriars Road, citing the effect of the cycle superhighway.

Tweets on 15 May 2018

SouthwarkTigers HELP! Stolen Mini bus. The white 17 seater mini bus with Southwark Tigers down the side has been stolen last night.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

via Facebook (retweeted on 10:48 PM, May 15th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

Buyers shell out nearly £600m on apartments at the Shell Centre, Waterloo: primeresi.com/buyers-shell-n…

via Twitter for Android

Just published - Argos and Sports Direct on the Old Kent Road could soon make way for a 48-storey tower, 800 homes… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

via dlvr.it

Tomorrow: Tom Daley will open @BOSTSE1's long-awaited Marlborough Sports Garden in Union Street: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

via Twitter for Android from Camberwell, London

Just published - Future of Thomas a Becket pub back in doubt as Rock Island shuts - just a year after… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

via dlvr.it

Just published - London to Brighton @VeteranCarRun announces route change for November event: half the cars will us… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

via dlvr.it

Just published - Travis Perkins gives up Blackfriars Road decorating supplies shop 'due to cycle superhighway' dlvr.it/QSybVd

via dlvr.it

Royal London Hospital trauma surgeon Martin Griffiths gets 'NHS Heroes' award for treating terrorist… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

via Twitter for Android from Camberwell, London

coyleneil Great to host this young group from @Time_Talents for ☕️ 🍷 in the sun ☀️ as well as @PoppyLegion in Westminster tod… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:56 PM, May 15th, 2018 via Twitter for iPhone)

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