Southwark, England Newswire

Southwark, England Newswire

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  1. Lorry driver, 44, who killed pregnant teacher as she cycled to work spared jailRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Lorry driver, 44, who killed a pregnant teacher, 36, as she cycled to work at her A 18,000-a-year prep school is spared jail Charlotte Landi had been visible on Jason Edmunds' [pictured] CCTV monitor for 12 seconds before he hit her, causing her death, a court heard A tipper-truck driver who killed a pregnant prep school teacher as she cycled to work has been spared jail. Charlotte Landi, 36, died of 'catastrophic injuries' after she went under the wheels of the lorry driven by Jason Edmunds' on Chelsea Bridge on September 27 last year.

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  2. 'Rich kid of Instagram' heiress, 26, admits smuggling endangered python-skin goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    'Rich kid of Instagram' heiress, 26, faces seven years behind bars after admitting smuggling A 450 baseball caps and a bag made of endangered python skin into Britain before selling them Multimillionaire heiress Stephanie Scolaro, pictured entering Westminster Magistrates' court, ordered snake-skin baseball caps and a travel bag from Indonesia, some of which she then sold in the UK to her network of uber-wealthy customers A 'Rich Kid of Instagram ' has admitted smuggling baseball caps and a bag made of endangered python skin into Britain before selling them. Swimwear model Stephanie Scolaro, 26, sold snakeskin baseball caps and bags via her website 'SS Python' as well as her Instagram account, which has more than 80,000 followers.

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  3. The Albany Spring Season 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IndieLondon

    As well as the return of sell-out music groups Steam Down and Leyendekker, there will be a second run of The Head Wrap Diaries from Uchenna Dance. The programme spans The Albany's two venues - in Deptford at The Albany and in Southwark at its sister site, Canada Water Theatre.

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  4. Things To Do Today In London: Friday 14 December 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Londonist

    Portcullis House, free, book ahead , 14 December-14 February SNOW QUEEN: Christmas show The Snow Queen , aimed at 2-12 year olds and their families, is described as Hans Christian Andersen meets Frozen, and tells the story of a young girl who sets out to rescue her friend from the Snow Queen. Santa is around after the show to meet young fans, pose for photos and hand out presents.

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  5. Jools Holland reveals incredible 100ft model railway in his atticRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    Due to arrive... later with Jools Holland: Musician reveals incredible 100ft model railway in attic after epic 10-year project to build London of his childhood Pianist said he finds tinkering with set in the attic of his Kent mansion to be the perfect way to escape stress After any work on the track has finished he sits back, pours a glass of wine and watches the trains go round Jools Holland has revealed his rather original way of unwinding: working on a 100ft model railway in his attic that took 10 years to build and includes replicas of the Channel Tunnel and the streetscape of 1960s London .

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  6. Woman 'controlled' by fantasist pensioner who claimed to be ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | IcNetwork

    A woman involved in a "manipulative and controlling" relationship with a "Walter Mitty character" who claimed to be a spy died after taking an overdose of prescription drugs. Anna Jura, 44, was found unresponsive at the home she shared with Gary Rich, 74, in Mountain Ash, in the early hours of June 22, 2017, and was later pronounced dead at the scene .

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  7. 2018 Year in Review: Cindy Marcolina's Best of TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    As we're ready to draw the curtain on a busy 2018, it's time to look back on my eclectic year of theatre in a collection of highlights. I love the Fringe.

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  8. 'Cast of hundreds' in huge outdoor showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    BASED Mind the Gap - one of Europe's largest theatre companies for people with disabilities - is to stage a huge outdoor production in London. The show, called Zara, will incorporate live performance and streaming from a cast of hundreds, large-scale puppeteering and a giant 'baby'.

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  9. Problems deepen for controversial Crossrail projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Hampshire Chronicle

    The announcement that Crossrail could be delayed even further and cost up to 2 billion more than its most recent budget are the latest issues to hit the London engineering project. More time is needed to complete the stations and tunnels and carry out safety and reliability testing for the new east-west railway, Transport for London said.

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  10. Things To Do This Weekend In London: 15-16 December 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Londonist

    ICE SKATING: London's ice rinks are in their peak right now, and are a great place to go for a festive atmosphere. Booking is recommended though, as they'll be busy this close to Christmas.

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  11. Things To Do Today In London: Monday 10 December 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Londonist

    CINDERELLA: It's Cinderella , but not the family-friendly version you know. For starters, it's set in a boozer, and our eponymous Cinders is off to a rock 'n' roll ball.

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  12. Let's visit ... down the rabbit hole to the Alice in Winterland Lantern FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | News Shopper

    If you head down the rabbit hole, or take the Tube to Bermondsey , you'll find the Alice in Winterland Lantern Festival at Southwark Park . Taking place until January 5, the festival features more than 160 beautiful giant lanterns depicting 29 scenes from Lewis Carroll's fairytale adventures Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass.

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  13. 130,000 homeless British children this ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Dear Kitty

    A video of a little girl sobbing after being told she has to spend her third Christmas in a hostel has highlighted the plight of the many young victims of Ireland's housing crisis. The footage shows Poppy, four, sitting on a bed in a hostel in Dublin, Ireland, crying over not having 'anywhere to stay' this Christmas .

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  14. Memorial service held in Wisbech to pay tribute to the town's most famous daughter Octavia HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Cambs Times

    Wisbech paid tribute to the town's famous Octavia Hill on Sunday, December 2 at a special memorial service at St Peter's Church. Picture: BIRTHPLACE HOUSE A special memorial service was held at St Peter's Church in Wisbech last weekend to commemorate the life of the town's famous Octavia Hill.

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  15. How Motability fat cat Mike Betts enjoys a VERY luxury lifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Daily Mail

    A A 5m penthouse suite, new car every six months and as many sun-drenched holidays a A 3.7m salary can buy: How Motability fat cat Mike Betts enjoys a VERY luxury lifestyle Most people can only dream of the kind of holidays taken by Mike Betts Most people can only dream of the kind of holidays taken by Mike Betts. There he is with his second wife Julie, living the dream, walking hand in hand in swimsuits along a flawless, empty tropical beach, white sand cushioning their bare feet.

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  16. West End and Broadway Stars Jenna Russell and Judy Kuhn Will Join...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Olivier Award winner & Tony Award nominee Jenna Russell and four-time Tony nominee Judy Kuhn will join Seth Rudetsky as music director/host for two intimate concerts on Sunday, February 3 as part of the long-running Broadway @ Leicester Square Theatre series. Broadway @ Leicester Square Theatre began in 2013 with Patti LuPone and returned with Audra McDonald in 2016 and John Barrowman and Ramin Karimlooo earlier this year.

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  17. Reality Check: Are these councils defying the cuts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | BBC News

    Councils are in trouble - this much we know. They are cutting services, spending more than they planned and dipping into their rainy-day funds.

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  18. Studio Visits: Gibson ThornleyRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Archinect School Blog

    Ben Gibson and Matt Thornley met at AHMM over ten years ago. Collectively, during their time there they worked on a multitude of award winning buildings, including the Stirling Prize winning Burntwood School .

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  19. Old Kent Road: More Than A Monopoly MetaphorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Londonist

    It's tough when you are so famous that everyone thinks they know you, even though they've never met you. Even worse when that identity is used as the nation's go-to metaphor for anything that's shabby and worthless, and you find yourself constantly the butt of running joke.

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  20. ELLC and Borough Market launch 'savoury' gin in time for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The Drinks Business

    Southwark's Borough Market has teamed up with the East London Liquor Company to launch a limited-edition gin in time for the festive season, flavoured with botanicals including winter savoury, fennel seeds, sage and bay leaves. The release marks the first time that the historic market has launched a gin.

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