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Wednesday 20 May 2020

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News & features published on 20 May 2020
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Grandmother and therapy dog raise hundreds for Guy's & St Thomas'

A great grandmother has been using her daily dog walk to clean up her local area while raising money for Guy's and St Thomas'.

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Art by Post: Southbank Centre helps isolated people stay creative

Southbank Centre has launched Art by Post, a pilot scheme to provide isolated people, who do not have digital access, with free creative activities packs.

Tweets on 20 May 2020

@FenceSittingUK The purple bars show that the test results in today's stats England-wide include tests taken across… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App in reply to FenceSittingUK

@timss64 We check the NHS England hospital death stats every day but only put out a tweet if there are new deaths a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to timss64

Wednesday COVID-19 stats for our boroughs:

Southwark: 1,258 cases
(+3 from Tuesday)
396.5 per 100k re… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer

BTPFry Since his involvement in the 2017 London Bridge Terror Attack, PC Leon McLeod set about a mission to increase menta… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 1:36 PM, May 20th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

se16
SE16-based @bedehouse and @Time_Talents are among the charities distributing smartphones to Sout… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer (retweeted on 12:50 PM, May 20th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

The problems facing @The_Globe are not just financial:
"Nearly 80 per cent of our 570 volunteers are over 70, and… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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A great grandmother has been using her daily dog walk to clean up her local area while raising money for Guy's and… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer

retrophotoguy Retro Camera Shot: NP22 Film. Chinon CE4, 50 f1.9
London, before the 1980's restoration took plac… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:31 AM, May 20th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

retrophotoguy Retro Camera Shot: UT21 slide film. Chinon CE4, 50 f1.9
London, a couple of years after the B&W s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:31 AM, May 20th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Art by Post: @southbankcentre helps isolated people stay creative. They're working with @CoinStreet and other partn… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Medieval bridges were marvels of engineering, given the technology available at the time — and nowhere more so than… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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OmearaLondon In an effort to prevent the closure of Omeara and protect the wellbeing of our extended family, we’ve reached out… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Sprout Social (retweeted on 10:59 AM, May 20th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

SwkHeritage James Pascall, the company that created Chocolate Eclairs in 1960, was headquartered off Blackfriars Road from 1887… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:08 AM, May 20th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

The journal ‘The Builder’ is a bit sniffy about the level of artistic appreciation attained by the youth of the Old… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

Mrs Primmer of Pimlico has purse pickpocketed while waiting for a tramcar at St George’s Circus pic.twitter.com/whX1sFpsid

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

The prisoner was, the constable declared, a “terror to the Walworth Road” pic.twitter.com/67SQggefzk

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

Bermondsey Board of Guardians had a long and complicated tussle about an architect’s fee for alterations to Tanner… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

Head to Bermondsey Street for all your spring cleaning requisites pic.twitter.com/fZoNHBLn2f

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

“when the inspector saw the car there were four dozen rats in it” pic.twitter.com/F93mk5Nrxl

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

One local business advertised in the local paper of 1910 is still a stalwart of the Bermondsey and Rotherhithe scene pic.twitter.com/gZWcudscpq

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

110 years later you can still buy a secondhand bicycle in Elephant Road pic.twitter.com/ZXrZHrfJCG

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

Bermondsey Borough Council was considering the location of the proposed Samuel Bevington Memorial pic.twitter.com/CK9cJ5fg31

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

The Elephant & Castle Theatre is what more recently became the Coronet, soon to be demolished. pic.twitter.com/gd31AfeYZn

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to se1

A few snippets from the edition of the Southwark & Bermondsey Recorder published on this day 110 years ago, on 20 M… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone

On the left, the Wheatsheaf in Stoney Street pictured on 20 May 2000, before the top was chopped off the building b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App in reply to se1

On this day 20 years ago ... Three Crown Square at @boroughmarket, in the relatively early days of the retail marke… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Wagamama is reopening its Clink Street branch on Thursday

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