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Election 2017: latest from Bermondsey & Old Southwark and Vauxhall

We're at the counts in both Southwark and Lambeth to bring you the latest overnight.

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Don't watch or share London Bridge terror video says council boss

Southwark Council's chief executive has condemned newspapers and broadcasters for showing video clips of the terrorist attack in Stoney Street on Saturday night.

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London Bridge cordon: crime scene investigation 'till Sunday'

Residents and businesses around Borough Market have been told that the police operation to examine the scene of last week's terrorist attack is likely to continue till Sunday night.

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Blackfriars Bridge latest river crossing to get security barriers

Metal and concrete security barriers were installed on Blackfriars Bridge in the early hours of Thursday morning, after similar defences were installed on other Thames crossings earlier in the week.

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London Bridge peace wall: dozens leave messages near attack site

The Portland stone base of the Southwark Needle at London Bridge has been covered with dozens of sticky notes carrying messages of peace and hope after last Saturday's terrorist attack which left eight people dead.

Tweets on 8 June 2017

All ballot boxes from BOS and C&P constituencies have arrived at Tooley Street... we'll know turnout figure fairly soon

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This time, unlike 2015, the Vauxhall result will be declared on a stage with all candidates pic.twitter.com/Pjlicx2PEk

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TV dishes and cables in place for Vauxhall count result pic.twitter.com/HowHG0DspT

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Small crowd in street watching Lambeth count through window. May have to wait another 4 hours. pic.twitter.com/ktgrBRdL4r

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Vauxhall count under way at Brixton Recreation Centre

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Musical chairs in the media area at as there is one more journalist than there are chairs ...

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Two years ago the Vauxhall turnout was 58.3%

via Twitter for iPhone

In 2015 the turnout in Bermondsey & Old Southwark was 61.7%.

via Twitter for iPhone

AndyRowleySport The counting has begun for Southwark & Old Bermondsey. Counting down till 4am result... twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:34 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

robyndwyer Counting underway in Lambeth for Vauxhall, Streatham & Dulwich/W Norwood @itvlondon pic.twitter.com/9M6ZqRzfbq

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:21 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

tonymanwaring First ballot box arrives from & Old for count at @lb_southwark - democracy in action pic.twitter.com/x9Z4twDnie

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:20 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

RiaChatter Bermondsey & Old Southwark ballots piling in. Could LD Simon Hughes win back seat he held for 32 yrs before losing… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:20 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

SiobhanRobbins LD source: the Corbyn bounce may have made it harder to win places like Bermondsey and Cambridge where students vote may boost Labour.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:20 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

britainelects Labour confident about holding off the Lib Dems in Bermondsey.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 11:20 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

The declarations for Bermondsey & Old Southwark and Camberwell & Peckham are not expected till after 3am

via Twitter for iPhone

@bucketowater No earlier than 3am is the official line.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to bucketowater

This is podium where some time in the early hours the @SouthwarkMayor cllr Charlie Smith will name Bermondsey's nex… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for iPhone

Barriers are being installed overnight

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

TfLBusAlerts Routes 42 78 RV1 are diverted following bridge closure at Tower Bridge, EC3 due to barriers installation.

via Engagor (retweeted on 10:57 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

TfLTrafficNews Tower Bridge is closed in both directions to facilitate barrier installation works. Use other crossings.

via Engagor (retweeted on 10:57 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

We will also be keeping track of the election count in Vauxhall

via Twitter for iPhone

En route to @lb_southwark hq to bring you the latest election news through the night

via Twitter for iPhone

LBLDemocracy Exciting times first Ballot box has arrived! @lambeth_council @Seanharriss pic.twitter.com/qS0F7YSOi6

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:35 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

LBLDemocracy Acting Returning Officer briefing count Staff pic.twitter.com/SbPA967Kc1

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:41 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

se1 BREAKING - Parts of / Borough Market likely to remain cordoned off till Sunday evening london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9249

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 8:20 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

sheholdsthekey @se1 Four more police cars heading there from Gt Dover Street.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:55 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

sheholdsthekey @se1 Five/six police cars outside Borough Stn. Four (poss more) officers running down into the tube entrance.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:53 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

@slooshbag5 @X4eks It's an election purdah thing, so council statements need to be from officers not councillors

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to slooshbag5

TfL monitoring the flow of cyclists though the new Blackfriars Bridge security barriers pic.twitter.com/wZM36SePjl

via Twitter for iPhone

se1 Just published - cordon: police say their work to check crime scene will take till Sunday PM dlvr.it/PKm2wn

via dlvr.it (retweeted on 6:14 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

deansouthwark @Southwarkcathed in diaspora services on Friday will be at Guys Chapel. Morning Prayer & Mass 8/8.15 am. Evening Pr… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:13 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

se1 Just published - Don't watch or share London Bridge terror video says council boss Eleanor Kelly @X4eks dlvr.it/PKm2yF

via dlvr.it (retweeted on 6:04 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

@AFosterTeach Probably to do with the project to extend platforms 1 to 4 this summer.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to AFosterTeach

Just published - Don't watch or share London Bridge terror video says council boss Eleanor Kelly @X4eks dlvr.it/PKm2yF

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Just published - cordon: police say their work to check crime scene will take till Sunday PM dlvr.it/PKm2wn

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BREAKING - Parts of / Borough Market likely to remain cordoned off till Sunday evening london-se1.co.uk/news/view/9249

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BetterBankside If you would like to leave a floral tribute, the official location is outside @BarrowBoyB on . As advised by @lb_southwark

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:15 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

BetterBankside Flowers left throughout the area in tribute to victims of the to be sensitively relocated to @BarrowBoyB by @lb_southwark

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:15 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

metpoliceuk If you have ANY info about the incident - however insignificant it seems - please call the confidential Anti-Terror… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:58 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Not every day you see tourists taking a rickshaw ride round the Elephant pic.twitter.com/WLqvgLS1DO

via Twitter for iPhone

Local firm @ABM_UK offering assistance to businesses behind cordon with cleaning, security etc twitter.com/adambak8952632…

via Twitter for iPhone

@lucy_thomaz Nothing official yet but it looks like that will be the case.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to lucy_thomaz

TfLTrafficNews [A3] London Bridge (SE1) (southbound) at the junction of Tooley Street - Lane three (of three) is blocked due to a broken down bus.

via Engagor (retweeted on 2:51 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Thegermandeli Our shop in 3 Park Street and our stall in Borough market are still closed till further notice, but you can still... fb.me/4KqDBGDvU

via Facebook (retweeted on 2:48 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

elliotscafe Good luck with everything guys. Ready and waiting for the call to step in and help us all get back on our feet. twitter.com/boroughmarket/…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:48 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Mudlark4 Hi everyone, we will be reopen tomorrow from 12pm. Thank you all for your well wishes and patience over the last week! See you there

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:47 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Flurry of police and ambulance activity near Borough in past few minutes. Hopefully nothing out of the ordinary for a Thursday afternoon.

via Twitter for iPhone

No queues at the moment at John Harvard Library polling station

via Twitter for iPhone

@Masterofwhine No - that's where the google logo is I the map.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Masterofwhine

druidstmarket Traders @boroughmarket - if you're in need of cold storage let us know - we may be able to help 💚 pic.twitter.com/Wg2ecB1N8z

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:19 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

cannonandcannon An update of where you can find us over the coming days, as @boroughmarket remains closed. bit.ly/2rEp44I pic.twitter.com/bJR1dNxcs8

via Buffer (retweeted on 2:19 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Tributes to @GSTTnhs staff nurse Kirsty Boden - killed at - have been placed at Guy's Hospital. pic.twitter.com/g4cZYKvPjm

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This notice has just been placed on doors of @Southwarkcathed as repairs continue after the building was searched b… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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Southwark Council waste and recycling staff are now working inside cordon at Bedale Street

via Twitter for iPhone

Pret a Manger in Clink Street remains closed (but there are plenty of other branches nearby!) pic.twitter.com/gZLm68YbGV

via Twitter for iPhone

The @BillsRestaurant in Clink Street will reopen later today. pic.twitter.com/HQ9GAtASTV

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Natal13D Sad news that the market is still closed but as an @se1 resident I'll be back as soon as the cordons come down to s… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:39 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

boroughmarket Sad to confirm that the Market will not be opening this weekend due to the ongoing investigation. Thanks for all th… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Sprout Social (retweeted on 1:19 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

porksmith I'll be 'kin back. @se1 pic.twitter.com/HCxyLyRQbJ

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:14 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Join @SouthbankSinf for a Rush Hour Concert with a difference as part of @Waterloofestiv at @stjohnswaterloo london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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Brindisa Thank you for your thoughts over the week. We're looking forward to getting back to work with our @boroughmarket fa… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 12:48 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

Just published - peace wall: dozens leave messages of peace and hope near attack site dlvr.it/PKjCp8

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Just published - Blackfriars Bridge latest river crossing to get security barriers dlvr.it/PKjCpY

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Waterloo Festival debate couldn't be more topical and essential. twitter.com/waterloofestiv…

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KINETIC Art Exhibition of works produced by @CoinStreet over 50s art group at @rambert on South Bank london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/…

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metpoliceuk We are appealing for info to assist our investigation following the terrorist attacks in and… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:18 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

metpoliceuk Did you witness the white van on ? Did you see the suspects attacking people or armed police confronting the suspects?

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:18 PM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

For something completely different, visit @Waterloofestiv exhibition of art from animal entrails at… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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Archbishop of @RC_Southwark to visit @PreciousBlood1 church near this Sunday one week after the terro… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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Just in - news from Katzenjammers at the Hop Exchange of a fundraiser for victims on Sunday 18 June. pic.twitter.com/dtH18Nc0Au

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theturkishdeli We will not be opening this week @boroughmarket . At present we are looking at sometime next week, dependent on damage assessments.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:00 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

BreadAhead Borough Market will be closed for the rest of this week.
We are open at Pavilion Road & 7dials as normal

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:59 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

thegladpub Morris dancing by @NewEsperance at The Glad this evening - bringing the locals together :-) pic.twitter.com/2iA5hGFjPI

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:59 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

ThamesideInn We will be open tomorrow Everyone.
Hope to see you there !

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:59 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

TheBunchSE1 Thank you all so much for coming along tonight and showing your support, you guys are amazing!

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:59 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

BootFlogger we are open! come taste our European classics @BootFlogger @davyswine we also have available👏 pic.twitter.com/W1nXK2NK4r

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:58 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

DoorkinsM HUGE thank you to @MPSCathedrals & @MPSSouthwark for feeding me whilst @Southwarkcathed has been closed much love to you and your team 😽💚😽💚

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:58 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

BoroughKitchen We have re-opened our shop - we look forward to the rest of the market re-opening soon pic.twitter.com/98a2X0jTPj

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:53 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

So pleased @DoorkinsM the Southwark Cathedral cat is OK! twitter.com/LisaGutwein1/s…

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muskrat_john Here's the @cannonandcannon note for help a bit easier to read:

@boroughmarket @se1 pic.twitter.com/RTrfdsPuIo

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:46 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

adambak89526329 @se1 we have 10 spare desks tomorrow, wifi etc if anyone needs somewhere to work from! Just get in touch (Borough High St opposite the slug)

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:35 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

This business based in Borough Market is appealing for help twitter.com/cannonandcanno…

via Twitter for iPhone

BTP "I want you to know I did everything I could" - a message from our officer injured at twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 10:32 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

BiancaMorastall we desperately need some space in @se1 chill room for 7/8 plastic box 60x40x31cm full of cheese for next week, one over another it's ok🙏🧀🧀

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:26 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

The new barriers on cycle superhighway 6 at Blackfriars Bridge. pic.twitter.com/UwjHDYaV9B

via Twitter for iPhone

se1 We’ve interviewed all six candidates in Bermondsey & Old Southwark - listen to them here:… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 9:56 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

MPSGrangeMD PC's Lee and Liam are out on cycle patrol on Polling Day today. We have 5 polling stations that we will be circulating between

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:53 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

ChurchTimes .@malcolmguite was in Borough Market on Saturday, minutes before the terrorists struck. Read his reflection here: churchtimes.co.uk/articles/2017/…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:44 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

1queer1 Voted! Queue building in @se1 at the Rockingham Estate.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:33 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

BTPDogs Its time to meet our brave police dogs who worked so hard at the London Bridge terrorist attack. Thank you PD Marci… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:29 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via TweetDeck)

PeterClaydon Chaos in the Blackfriars bridge northbound cycle lane this morning because of new bollards restricting flow. @se1twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:26 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Cafe Rossi - kebab shop worker 'spent THREE DAYS inside amid terror' dailym.ai/2rXlbbI via @MailOnline

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Thursday 9am cordon - no change from yesterday. pic.twitter.com/AUGNtWCRZW

via Twitter for iPhone

@MartinHoscik Yes thanks - @fonedoctors at London Bridge did the trick. Tried O2 insurance but don't have time to post the phone to them etc

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to MartinHoscik

Southwark Cathedral is now in its fifth day of closure due to the attack. pic.twitter.com/iuJR04D1bL

via Twitter for iPhone

Some of the messages on the peace wall this morning. pic.twitter.com/Uyy5g5kE9E

via Twitter for iPhone

The @leonrestaurants next door to Borough Market has reopened this morning as planned. pic.twitter.com/dnQPRxGXJQ

via Twitter for iPhone

There's a pre-work queue to vote at John Harvard Library

via Twitter for iPhone

Not many polling stations have their own coffee shop pic.twitter.com/E83EVy1rOV

via Twitter for iPhone

MrAndyPowell Polling queuewatch in Riverside @se1. Just out of the door. As big as the Brexit turnout, bigger than the last GE.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:28 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Blackfriars Bridge bus stop blocked by new security barrier twitter.com/tomeaston/stat…

via Twitter for iPhone

se1 At the foot of the Southwark Needle, SE1 now has its own Peckham-style peace wall pic.twitter.com/bnz3oFxGZj

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:14 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

james_hatts I've voted. Please make sure you use your vote today. pic.twitter.com/MAL3Isvdq5

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:09 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

Southwarkcathed The Cathedral remains closed today. We will continue to post updates.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:09 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

TfLTrafficNews No change on the closures following incident - Southwark St remains closed both ways east of Southwark Bridge Road.

via Engagor (retweeted on 7:45 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

SamStevens71 Security barriers going in on Blackfriars Bridge. Half sensible and practical and half a damn shame.

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:43 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

TomEaston Blackfriars Bridge pic.twitter.com/6dHrJT6CoQ

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:43 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

danramsay I walk over Blackfriars Bridge in London every day. Very sad that it now has 2 ft barriers separating road & pavement, to stop terrorists

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:43 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

PeterClaydon Barriers being put between road and pavement on Blackfriars bridge last night. @se1 That was quick. pic.twitter.com/O8De76fjR9

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:43 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

MrsQuaye is not universal. Use your because not everyone in the World has such a privilege

twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:36 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter for iPhone)

MSmithsonPB LDs saying their canvas data in Vauxhall has them beating LAB & Leave EU's Kate Hoey by 1%
theguardian.com/politics/2017/…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:08 AM, Jun 8th, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

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