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News & features published on 29 March 2020
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Guy's and St Thomas' 'has enough ventilators' says A&E consultant

Dr Katherine Henderson, president of the Royal College of Emergency Medicine and a St Thomas' Hospital consultant - says that SE1's hospitals have "got enough ventilators" as the COVID-19 crisis mounts.

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COVID-19 'comparable to Black Death' says former Lambeth mayor

Former Mayor of Lambeth Dr Neeraj Patil - an emergency medicine consultant - says that the COVID-19 pandemic is "the biggest challenge faced by NHS since its inception" - but he's optimistic about a vaccine.

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10,000 COVID-19 test kits sent to Guy's and St Thomas' from China

10,000 test kits for COVID-19 have been donated to Guy's and St Thomas' by alumni of the Peking University HSBC Business School.

Tweets on 29 March 2020

RC_Southwark In your kindness, please pray for the repose of the soul of our much loved late Archbishop Emeritus Peter Smith, wh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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se1 St Thomas' Hospital Emergency Dept last week: "we had six members of staff who were off sick with symptoms, and we… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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peterjohn6 Thanks to everyone in and London who has stayed at home this weekend and helped to protect the NHS and S… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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10,000 test kits for COVID-19 were dispatched from China to Guy's and St Thomas' last week
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"I am optimistic of a vaccine being available to health care workers and the population at risk by the end of the y… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Sadly these newly published stats don't confirm how many knitting needles were confiscated by City Hall security gu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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highamnews The London Bridge Waterworks survived until the old bridge was demolished in 1831. The works burnt down (somewhat c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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highamnews The quality of London Bridge Waterworks water left something to be desired. In 1821 the manager claimed it was exce… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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highamnews The company was started by a Dutchman (or German), Peter Moritz (or Morice), who employed the latest German technol… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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highamnews The London Bridge Waterworks (1582) was England’s, maybe the world’s, first networked utility, sending water in woo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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highamnews To cheer us all up here's a few fascinating facts about London's water history. Today the London Bridge Waterworks... 1/6

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highamnews London’s lost waterworks no 3: the Southwark Waterworks in Clink St, Bankside, 18thC… pic.twitter.com/x7ZCwk9i46

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A 1986 view of St Hugh's Church / Charterhouse-in-Southwark at the corner of Porlock Street and Crosby Row by… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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CFieschi Yesterday on my socially distanced walk, I became more historically connected to my neighborhood and discovered the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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IxK85 An image of the @I_W_M in 1937. A fascinating aerial oblique, which also shows the buildings on the Lambeth Road-Ke… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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freqflyer A quiet Elephant and Castle Roundabout @UpTheElephant_ @35percent_EAN @SouthwarkNotes pic.twitter.com/yHqoPPXvdH

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Some useful background from @PHE_uk explaining what the stats mean - the intention is to map positive COVID-19 case… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Sunday COVID-19 stats for our boroughs:

Southwark: 365 cases (+46 from Saturday)

Lambeth: 358 cases… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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MPSBishops Another with @MPSPrinces, with 6 satisfactory stop and searches, groups dispersed and high visibility p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Updated Government Coronavirus FAQs: more details on what you can and can't do gov.uk/government/pub…

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St Thomas' Hospital emergency medicine consultant:

“Unless people do stay home, we won't be able to save as many l… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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St Thomas' Hospital Emergency Dept last week: "we had six members of staff who were off sick with symptoms, and we… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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BurrellStreet If you have been raped or sexually assaulted you can call The Havens 24 hours a day, seven days a week 0203 299 690… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Dr Katherine Henderson @RCEMpresident - president of the Royal College of Emergency Medicine & St Thomas' Hospital… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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TurnipRail Main line station indicator at the London & South Western Railway's Waterloo Station, 1898. pic.twitter.com/uXMwUbDE3H

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BanksideGallery Over the coming weeks, we'll be bringing you some fascinating insights into the @RWS_Art's history! From featured a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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deansouthwark Join us for the Eucharist this morning not from @Southwarkcathed but from the Deanery. Find us at 11am on Facebook,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Former Mayor of Lambeth Dr Neeraj Patil - an emergency medicine consultant - says that the COVID-19 pandemic is "th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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10,000 test kits for COVID-19 have been donated to Guy's and St Thomas' by alumni of the Peking University HSBC Bus… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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BermondseyBees The clocks went forward last night. Deep in lockdown limbo, “Spring forward” has an empty ring to it. But bees, aft… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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stgeorgesfamily Our new windowsill allotment. You don't need a garden to grow all sorts of vegetables and herbs at home. Watch this… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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stgeorgesfamily Our new allotment. Grow carrot tops in water. Change the water daily. Green feathey leaves will grow. Eat them in s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Here's what Anglican churches in north-west Southwark are doing by way of live-streamed services twitter.com/SouthwarkChurc…

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EdDavie Bronze of Mary Seacole outside Lambeth's St Thomas's Hopsital is only statue of a named black woman in UK. We must… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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OasisFarmSE1 We're sorry to be missing our seedling growing up in our polytunnel. This week we'll be posting some tips on how to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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