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News & features published on 27 March 2020
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SE1 landmarks join 'light it blue' salute to NHS and care workers

The Shard, the London Eye, the Oxo Tower and the National Theatre were among the SE1 landmarks that were bathed in blue light on Thursday night to coincide with the national ripple of applause for NHS staff and care workers dealing with COVID-19.

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Soon-to-close Borough Medical Centre could be used for COVID-19 response

Two SE1 GP surgeries which served nearly 5,000 patients will close next week - but the empty Borough Medical Centre could be used by the local NHS to help respond to the COVID-19 crisis.

Tweets on 27 March 2020

MPSBoroughBank PC Pete, PC Tibor & PC Josh had a trip to in this afternoon to arrest a suspect for involvement in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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The only place you’ll see the Strata tower’s wind turbines in action ... the backdrop to @BBCPoliticsLDNtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Keats_Shelley John Keats would have dropped the poetry and helped the @NHSuk.

His statue @GSTTnhs, by sculptor Stuart Williamson… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:57 PM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

peterjohn6 More great work from our @lb_southwark team helping businesses through this difficult time. We have now paid over £… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:53 PM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Flks36 @se1 looking for anyone in who could help a physically impaired lady catch a cat from a garden this weekend.

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Friday COVID-19 stats for our boroughs:

Southwark: 290 cases (+37 from Thursday)

Lambeth: 276 cases… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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EvelinaLondon We're restricting visitors to our hospital and community sites to reduce the spread of infection.

- Appointments:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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AbellioLondon All other routes will continue to operate a Saturday service for now (apart from on Sundays when a normal Sunday se… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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AbellioLondon From Monday 30 March the following routes will operate an enhanced Sunday service with more early morning trips to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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AbellioLondon From Monday 30 March the following of our routes will run a Sunday service on all day types: routes 159, 207/N207,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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MPSLondonBridge PCSO Paul carrying out a weapon sweep in Tanner Street Park today. pic.twitter.com/PgBlsq4A5J

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New hours for HSBC London Bridge branch. pic.twitter.com/SZ8kLSiMNF

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Ldn_Ambulance Hayden, 11, and Halle, 9, live opposite our Waterloo headquarters.

During last night they held t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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ItsMarkWebster Swollen Thames, free of traffic. Taking the long river walk in to @talkSPORT2 pic.twitter.com/XMmNBOS7ws

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Two SE1 branches - Waterloo and Bankside twitter.com/skynewsbiz/sta…

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ArmyInLondon Don’t be alarmed if you see Military vehicles on London streets today - we’re helping deliver important personal pr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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MPSSouthwark We received a high number of calls in relation to COVID-19, we urge people to stay at home and comply with
the res… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:22 PM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

FloEshalomi Delighted to co-sign this letter with @HarrietHarman calling for the Home Secretary to ensure that police officers… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 4:20 PM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

TurnipsBorough A lovely home delivery box- thank you everyone for your support💚 Email us at: [email protected] to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:53 PM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

NEW:

Number of deaths of COVID-19 patients at SE1’s hospitals has risen from 5 to 11 since Wednesday.

“We can co… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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aakhtar Done my daily exercise, cycle ride through a deserted central London, so strange the silence, not having to pray to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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RebeccaJeffree Glad to see @sainsburys in Elephant&Castle finally implementing opening alternate self service checkouts. I don't k… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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dearlucy That old chestnut about Aphex Twin living in the substation on the old Elephant & Castle roundabout. Someone I date… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Waterloo Foodbank @WaterlooFB is switching to a delivery service working with other Lambeth foodbanks:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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cosouthwark Joint update from 's four main advice agencies: @SouthwarkCAB @SouthwarkLawCen Migrant Legal Action &… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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MrTimDunn For a decade from 1949, British Railways had pub-like "Tavern Cars" on some trains to/from London Waterloo. Beer &… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 2:55 PM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

LSBUArchives We'd also love to hear from some of our alumni! Especially as so many work in the NHS - do share the details
@LSBUalumni

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LSBUArchives If you're an LSBU student or staff member and interested in sharing a Coronavirus diary with us, there's more infor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Southwark has around 800 railway arches, many with small business tenants twitter.com/thearchcompany…

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Borough Medical Centre closes next week when the two GPs retire.

@NHSSouthwarkCCG “in discussions with the [hotel]… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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LatinElephant -19 MUTUAL AID | North Walworth

Self-isolating, or need assistance? There's help! 👇🏽 |
¿En aislamiento? Tus… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 2:33 PM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

lambeth_council Charities are currently unable to collect from the on-street donation bring-banks across Lambeth

Although now migh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 2:24 PM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Due to COVID-19 Lambeth Council is extending its waste collection and street cleaning contract with Veolia by six m… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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andrew_humphrey Mace Classic News at 107 Borough High Street closes tomorrow until further notice. The only @Hermesparcels agents… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Property market is awash with listings that bear hallmarks of Airbnb rentals ... filled with generic artwork. One… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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StGeorgesWard Local councillors @mariaadderley and @GrahamNeale will be holding a virtual surgery tomorrow (Saturday)… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:06 PM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

IlluminatedRiv Illuminated River and @cityoflondon turned the bridges blue remotely thanks to @Signifycompany. The safety of our t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Sprout Social (retweeted on 11:30 AM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Photo gallery: SE1 landmarks join salute to NHS and care workers london-se1.co.uk/news/view/10183

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lambeth_council Our community is responding: making sure we all follow @GOVUK guidelines on social distancing, so that eve… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:49 AM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Two SE1 GP surgeries which served nearly 5,000 patients will close next week - but the empty Borough Medical Centre… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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BizzieK Rockingham Estate pulling together for a huge round of applause for our amazing NHS 👏🏻 💙 Can’t thank them enough… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:27 AM, Mar 27th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

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