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Wednesday 25 March 2020

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News & features published on 25 March 2020
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Waterloo Foodbank launches crowdfund appeal

An SE1-based foodbank that has seen a sharp rise in demand since the COVID-19 crisis began has launched a crowdfund appeal to ensure it can keep on feeding the most needy people in our part of London.

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Guy's and St Thomas' bans visitors amid COVID-19 crisis

Inpatients at Guy's Hospital in London Bridge and St Thomas' Hospital in Lambeth are no longer allowed to receive visits from family and friends as the NHS continues to deal with the COVID-19 crisis.

Tweets on 25 March 2020

A footnote: the Southwark figure published last night by @PHE_uk was adjusted downwards some time earlier today.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App in reply to se1

Both Lambeth and Southwark now have more than 200 cumulative COVID-19 cases.

(Stats include those who have recove… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone

Wednesday COVID-19 stats for our boroughs:

Southwark: 209 cases (+22 from Tuesday)

Lambeth: 212 case… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer

New guidance for food businesses published today:

For takeaway food "no orders should be taken in person on the pr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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lambeth_council Trading Standards are acting on your reports of price gouging.

If you see inflated prices for essential goods ple… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 7:44 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

se1 AUDIO:

“In the last few months, we've been giving food to around 350 people per month.

“However we gave food to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:24 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

caelainnbarr NHS trusts in London are coming under pressure and victims are getting younger. See all the Covid-19 deaths in Engl… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 6:50 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Buffer)

lambeth_council To make life easier during these difficult times we've now made parking in the borough for NHS staff and other key… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 6:04 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Emma_Campaigner Gabriel's Wharf now been cordoned off @se1 pic.twitter.com/E0XrneU3pK

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:04 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Art Cafe in London Road will soon be offering take away service. pic.twitter.com/OqV38abYu5

via Twitter for iPhone

d_mcconkey Waterloo car hire is a local family run mini cab office we can pick up your prescriptions for you while you can’t get out
02074073456 @se1

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:31 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Imminent closure of one of the St Thomas’ Hospital staff car parks has been averted. pic.twitter.com/g8gXEGZ9fn

via Twitter for iPhone

@Jen_Hol I think they are concentrating on challenging people using public transport without due reason.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Jen_Hol

The South Bank is as quiet as it used to be about 30 years ago. pic.twitter.com/Gb9SlFmHKe

via Twitter for iPhone

@Jen_Hol No. Not yet at least. The photos tweeted here this afternoon were taken by three different people, each co… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to Jen_Hol

thefrenchcomte @se1 We have a home delivery service (londonfoodathome.net) well and our arch in spa terminus & borough market s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:51 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Capital Kebab House is just about the only place on The Cut still open (takeaway only, cash only). pic.twitter.com/CgYyJLUJUE

via Twitter for iPhone

“Hasta luego, we will be back” - Meson Don Felipe. pic.twitter.com/xCn1pC7PZH

via Twitter for iPhone

Tesco Express Blackfriars Road shows shoppers how to space themselves out. pic.twitter.com/ju8aUF6p52

via Twitter for iPhone

GSTTnhs Thank you to everyone who is planning to show their appreciation to the tomorrow at 8pm by clapping. We could… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 4:20 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

2-metre marks for queuing outside Iceland at the Elephant pic.twitter.com/iPs7u6fN4X

via Twitter for iPhone

A view of London Bridge Station supplied by a local resident pic.twitter.com/655iCoS6UF

via Twitter for iPhone

lambeth_council Sadly, people are still accessing & using some outdoor facilities in our parks.

It is so important for people to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 3:30 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

A beautiful day on Bankside

[pic sent by someone out for their daily exercise] pic.twitter.com/xKtD9jceiz

via Twitter for iPhone

Lambeth leader @JackHopkins_Lab says council is "introducing free parking for NHS staff, social care staff and othe… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App

At @boroughmarket traders have refocussed their efforts on serving local food needs.

Stalls are spaced out and th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone

@PERSIMONE Video was sent to us by a local resident out for her daily exercise.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to PERSIMONE

Any recent reports from local post offices? twitter.com/kevinctl/statu…

via Twitter for iPhone

AUDIO:

“In the last few months, we've been giving food to around 350 people per month.

“However we gave food to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone

peterjohn6 Please ONLY call 999 if it’s a life-threatening emergency.*

The London Ambulance Service is under unprecedented pr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:54 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Fresh produce still available outside @mercatometropol in Newington Causeway pic.twitter.com/4Qs4G5RF3d

via Twitter for iPhone

BOSTSE1 A host of golden daffodils - digital blooms for the many who can't enjoy parks in real life. Our parks are being ch… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer (retweeted on 1:42 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

CityHallLabour A very warm welcome to @CityHallLabour's newest AMs, @MuradQureshiLDN and @AlizonMoore.

They take their seats as t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 1:36 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

99GR81 If you need eggs or fresh produce, @TurnipsBorough is open and has good supply. pic.twitter.com/ZoHargryEB

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:35 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

journalism_news New on HTFP today: Government warned hyperlocals ‘out of business in weeks’ without action as @ICNNUK launches… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:40 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

georgethemartyr There is plenty for all. We will be serving pre packed mixed bags (sorry it won't be possible to select for yourse… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:25 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

MPSBishops The team have been out on patrols today providing a visible presence and reassuring our communities. We’ve been con… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:24 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

VMMChamberlain The Borough Free Fridge will be open at @georgethemartyr today from 2pm to 4pm. They have fresh fruit, eggs, veg an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 12:20 PM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

We are proud members of @ICNNUK.

Whilst SE1 people & groups have rallied to back our work (thank you ❤️), many c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone

mamuska_net If you live within the circles - we deliver via our own delivery system! :) Food & drinks (all drinks ;D ) or check… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer (retweeted on 11:26 AM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

FinanceHog I’ll never forgot how Prince Charles took time out to have a decent chat with all of us who were hospitalised due t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:13 AM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

FinanceHog When I was hospitalised after the London Bridge Attack, Prince Charles turned up unannounced at the Royal London Ho… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:13 AM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

The @BishopSouthwark joins @Pontifex and @JustinWelby in global call for Christians to pray the Lord's Prayer toget… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App

This morning Guy's and St Thomas' @GSTTnhs has confirmed that, so far, five patients being treated at SE1's hospita… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Argos has closed all its stores but you can order online for home delivery or click and collect from the Sainsbury’… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone

Message from someone who works at Guy’s and St Thomas’ twitter.com/nickhartthorax…

via Twitter for iPhone

Staff from local South Bank hotels are helping Guy’s and St Thomas’ facilities department twitter.com/ag_essentia/st…

via Twitter for iPhone

Multiplex - the firm working on the Bankside Yards development (ex Vinopolis site) has ceased all construction. Sam… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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SadiqKhan UPDATE: My message to Londoners about our public transport network.

Please take the time to read it.

twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:48 AM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Visiting times at SE1 hospitals were already down to an hour a day.

Now they’ve been abolished entirely to minimi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone

@WaterlooFB @lambeth_council @crowdfunderuk Would someone from the foodbank be available for a quick audio intervie… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to WaterlooFB

Inpatients at Guy's Hospital in London Bridge and St Thomas' Hospital in Lambeth are no longer allowed to receive v… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer

LambethMPS Please comply with the new Government Guidance announced yesterday evening. At this difficult time, our relationshi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:25 AM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

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