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News & features published on 16 April 2019
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Empty chairs as Garden Bridge trustees refuse to face Assembly

There were three empty chairs in the chamber of City Hall on Monday as trustees of the charity behind the failed Garden Bridge refused to submit to face-to-face scrutiny by members of the London Assembly.

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Lambeth axes funding for Coin Street children's centre

Staff and parents from Coin Street Children's Centre travelled to Lambeth Town Hall on Monday to watch the borough's cabinet agree to withdraw the 124,000 annual funding the service currently receives.

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se1 Tomorrow: meet the animals at Waterloo's city farm @OasisFarmSE1 london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Fit-out contractors at Shell Centre development being encouraged to smoke in Jubilee Gardens pic.twitter.com/eEnW05dRpA

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There’s even a garden gnome alongside all the plants on Waterloo Bridge @ExtinctionR pic.twitter.com/wOEEu4OakS

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LondonAssembly £43M—the total public sector contribution to the botched project—is equal to:

💷the average Londoner… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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there’s a “temple of quiet and rest” in what’s normally the bus lane on Waterloo Bridge @ExtinctionR pic.twitter.com/wEa33SXijz

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Latest scene on Waterloo Bridge as @ExtinctionR occupation continues into second evening despite dozens of arrests pic.twitter.com/3vRzh5Uz2O

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TeamLondonBdg Free bike marking in until 7pm this evening pic.twitter.com/Ns5IZ3PeMf

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MPSBoroughBank PC Ali is running the again! This time, BEARDLESS for charity! He's running for @StMungos
@se1 - a very w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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“... behind closed doors there is an acknowledgement that full merger between King’s College Hospital and its rival… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Urban explorers publish photos taken from Hayward Gallery rooftop in June 2016 28dayslater.co.uk/threads/haywar…

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The @MannaCentre newsletter is always a sobering read. "Recently I met a young man in the advice service ... he had… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Residents’ revenge: how citizens are taking on city developers ft.com/content/2c869d… via @ftproperty

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Every few minutes the police carry another protester off Waterloo Bridge. pic.twitter.com/7dK0F8BdSq

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Police continuing to make arrests at @ExtinctionR on Waterloo Bridge. @CityPolice officers assisting @metpoliceuk pic.twitter.com/ncwJywgIP7

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Tomorrow: meet the animals at Waterloo's city farm @OasisFarmSE1 london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Met says that 117 people were arrested on Waterloo Bridge last night and in the early hours of this morning re… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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There were three empty chairs in the chamber of City Hall on Monday as trustees of the charity behind the failed… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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asabenn Fox secures freedom of ewe-vement twitter.com/se1/status/111…

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se1 International trade secretary Liam Fox is to be granted the Freedom of the City of London, giving him the right to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Staff and parents from @CoinStreet Children's Centre travelled to Lambeth Town Hall last night to watch the borough… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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As part of last week’s International Anti-Street Harassment Week, Farah Benis partnered with Lambeth Youth Council’… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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KenningtonPOB Just 3 years old, the @lb_southwark Elephant & @eaTheCastle Leisure Centre @se1 is more and more dilapidated each d… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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BBCTomEdwards Signs on Waterloo Bridge pic.twitter.com/ZLjDQ7ma0d

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TfLBusAlerts UPDATE Central London / "Extinction Rebellion" - Routes 1 59 68 171 172 176 and 188 are starting and terminating at… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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TfLTrafficNews Central London / "Extinction Rebellion" - Waterloo Bridge remains closed. Traffic is slow moving on diversion with… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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OctaviaWiseman Waterloo bridge at rush hour today pic.twitter.com/ukoAIW6UuS

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rachaelvenables On @LBC this morning Nick Ferrari interviewed an ⁦@ExtinctionR⁩ Climate Change Protester who’d chained herself to a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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StGeorgesCath St George's Cathedral was lost to fire in 1941, so we can appreciate the devastation felt by the people of France.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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PrimeLondonHQ A bright west facing apartment in One Blackfriars - available to view now either for purchase or lease at £2.6m/£1,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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rachaelvenables 113 people have been arrested so far in the @ExtinctionR protests in London.

Here on Waterloo Bridge, protesters… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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hesbighesred sunrise on Waterloo Bridge pic.twitter.com/wbuQhBvdJz

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hesbighesred roadblock on Waterloo Bridge pic.twitter.com/HXSBEkA56q

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IanWoodland Waterloo Bridge this morning pic.twitter.com/IpYWCls2jU

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deansouthwark A prayer for that we will be praying @Southwarkcathed following the devastating fire. pic.twitter.com/BTn13LCkut

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