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News & features published on 24 December 2020
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Obituary: Graham Gibberd, Waterloo & South Bank historian

Graham Gibberd, long-standing Waterloo resident and author of 'On Lambeth Marsh', has died aged 87.

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Empty rooms at Bankside student halls to be filled with tourists

The owners of a half-empty university hall of residence in Bankside want to be allowed to take in tourists to stay in the building during term time in a move they claim will help lonely students boost their mental wellbeing.

Forum discussions active on 24 December 2020
Tweets on 24 December 2020

StGeorgesCath Canon Richard, Fr Daniel, Fr Dermott, Fr Louie, Fr Stephen and all the Cathedral Staff, wish you a very happy and h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:36 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

coyleneil Once again I find myself out of sync with the Labour whip and direction from shadow cabinet. I had hoped this would… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:34 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Midnight Mass from Southwark’s Roman Catholic cathedral @StGeorgesCath is about to start at 10pm, with the Archbish… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone

Southwark Cathedral after Midnight Mass pic.twitter.com/tpvz8pl3Lr

via Twitter for iPhone

The live stream of 'Midnight’ Mass from @Southwarkcathed with @BishopSouthwark is starting now.

Watch:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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The Christmas constellation by @AndrewLoganAMW is once again adorning the tower space at @Southwarkcathed this year pic.twitter.com/5J4vf1JphH

via Twitter for iPhone

se1 An American private equity firm wants to fill empty rooms at its SE1 university digs with tourists and business tra… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer (retweeted on 7:44 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

NetworkRailWssx In just a few hours, when you're all waiting for your presents, we're kicking off a huge programme of improvements… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 6:54 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

BlackfriarsSett elves hard at work today preparing Christmas lunch and presents for delivery on Christmas Day to over 50… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 6:33 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Thursday COVID-19 stats for our boroughs:

Southwark
380 more people tested positive
This week: 2,161… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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BetterBankside A HUGE thanks to all who supported Together at Christmas appeal this year. The crowdfunder has closed and… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 4:41 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

NutriSupports The @PlanZheroes Christmas Eve surplus food collection @boroughmarket is starting!
🎄🎅⭐️☃️❄️ 🎄

HUGE thanks to Myria… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:46 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via TweetDeck)

LowerMarshMrkt Our thoughts are with our trader, Jane Gibberd, who sadly lost her husband Graham. Graham was a long-standing Water… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:35 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via TweetDeck)

MikeOtsuka This is a contender, against stiff competition, for the most idiotic coronavirus proposal. twitter.com/USSbriefs/stat…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 3:00 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

USSbriefs “Students’ mental health” sure being mobilized to serve needs of capital during this pandemic:

Private equity firm… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:00 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

This carol service filmed around Bankside by @deansouthwark and featuring @The_Globe, @JPonpolitics, @BreadAhead,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Graham Gibberd - who wrote the definitive history of the South Bank and Waterloo 'On Lambeth Marsh' - has died aged… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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WeAreWaterlooUK Shout out to @LERAroupell for their generous (and unique!) @WaterlooFB donation. We loved picking up the bespoke '… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Hootsuite Inc. (retweeted on 2:00 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

An American private equity firm wants to fill empty rooms at its SE1 university digs with tourists and business tra… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer

MannaCentre Barbara (volunteer) and Irena (cook) getting tomorrow’s Christmas Dinners ready for our 150 or so guests - heavenly! pic.twitter.com/tlkbMoGdyx

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:27 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

sinem0149 I lost my card holder this morning around SE1, Tooley Street & Borough market, anybody found a gold colour card hol… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 12:19 PM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

MannaCentre Renowned Chef ⁦@SamBrotchie⁩ has provided us today with delicious dinners for our 150 service-users - part of his m… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:46 AM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Oh dear - TfL still running ads on @LBCNews saying London is in tier 3.

via Twitter for iPhone

mercatometropol Dear CoMMunity! Tomorrow at 11 am, we will hand out free Christmas meal bags in front of our Elephant & Castle groc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:17 AM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

“One picture from 1928 shows the platforms of London Bridge Station lined with post sacks, as workers desperately t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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deansouthwark ‘Come to the Manger’ @Southwarkcathed any time between 10am and 4pm today with your family and journey to Bethlehem… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:28 AM, Dec 24th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

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