Monday 8 August 2011 10.35pm
So... yes, no heavy politics on this thread. We're here to support, inform and reassure in necessary!
We're hearing various bangs in the middle distance now. Hopefully they won't be able to get access to the Shopping Centre but I worry about the businesses round here, and of course anyone who lives above them, thinking of the fire in Tottenham.
Apparently the news blackout in the US is to stop copycat action. They must be really worried.
Had eyewittness info about looting on the Walworth Road
. Foot Locker got it and East Street