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News & features published on 5 June 2014
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Bathrooms for new Elephant & Castle homes prefabricated in Dubai

Prefabricated bathroom pods for a new housing development at Elephant & Castle are being assembled 3,400 miles away in Dubai.

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Hundreds evacuated from Shard after basement fire alert

Hotel guests, tourists, restaurant diners and office workers were evacuated from Western Europe's tallest building on Thursday morning after smoke was reported in the basement.

Tweets on 5 June 2014

Thursday recap: Elephant & Castle bathrooms built in Dubai + drama at the Shard london-se1.co.uk/date/2014-06-05

via TweetDeck

According to @itvlondon, the baby who died from blood poisoning at St Thomas' Hospital on Sunday was from a family living near London Bridge

via Twitter for Mac

shardview We are now open again as usual, guests affected earlier are welcome to come back today or can re-book on [email protected]

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:41 PM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Just published - Bathrooms for new Elephant & Castle homes prefabricated in Dubai goo.gl/fb/iMAZt

via Google

Lucky the quail has gone missing from a local primary school: charlesdickens.southwark.sch.uk/blog/?p=7435 via @CDPS_Southwark

via Twitter for Mac

Staff from @shardview now being let back into building

via Twitter for iPhone

Shard fire latest: building will reopen soon. Fire brigade disconnecting their hoses.

via Twitter for iPhone

Emergency services having another meeting/briefing outside the Shard pic.twitter.com/rIVntpbcqd

via iOS

Almost 3 hours now since Shard was evacuated

via Twitter for iPhone

aquashard 2/2 Because of this we regret that we will not be able to open for lunch today. All guests are being contacted to reschedule their bookings.

via Hootsuite (retweeted on 1:14 PM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

shardview Guests booked for this afternoon are recommended to call +44 (0) 844 499 7111 to re-arrange their visit for this evening or a later date

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:09 PM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

Fire brigade still looking for signs of smoke at the Shard after 2.5 hours pic.twitter.com/HsNrWJzP0e

via iOS

Policeman at Shard fire cordon is doing good sales job for @boroughmarket encouraging ppl to go there for cup of tea while Shard is shut

via Twitter for iPhone

NextGenLab Big group of @theRCN & @unisontweets nurses at St Thomas' today to demand fair pic.twitter.com/k6PlX1zxtx via @BernellRCN

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:52 PM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

Was that James Sellar who was just let through the police cordon at the Shard?

via Twitter for iPhone

Just published - Hundreds evacuated from Shard after basement fire alert goo.gl/fb/RujfD

via Google

@zefrog planning app for yoga studio claims that residents asked for health related use

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to zefrog

Will Little Waitrose open next door to Sainsbury's and Tesco in Waterloo...? london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/1…

via Twitter for Mac

_draught_punk_ @se1 Boom! instagram.com/p/o3CYqymi5k/ bit of a surprise out of the window!

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:05 PM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

@antoniabance @GrahamNeale sadly also rare to see some cllrs engage their critical faculties, ask awkward questions etc

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to antoniabance

Manhole covers outside Shard being lifted in search of fire hydrants pic.twitter.com/8GzXxHFkTs

via Twitter for iPhone

Emergency services conferring at Starbucks coffee tables next tot the Shard pic.twitter.com/jfs9JyowsX

via Twitter for iPhone

SilvioDeeJay Van crashes bike from behind today &Castle @Southwark_News @se1 @LDN_SE5 @se5 pic.twitter.com/88bIkHTm79

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 11:51 AM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

@hollieastman ok with credit to 'SE1 community website'

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to hollieastman

Fire engine from Dockhead fire station being used to pump water into Shard basement pic.twitter.com/BYSVvhdUqz

via Twitter for iPhone

Fire investigation unit at the Shard pic.twitter.com/3SsKLhs427

via Twitter for iPhone

St Thomas Street now completely taped off pic.twitter.com/X2D24gvVYj

via Twitter for iPhone

Police cordon in St Thomas Street due to Shard fire alert pic.twitter.com/jbqIAAhwD3

via iOS

Area around the Shard being taped off by police. Hoses being laid by fire brigade.

via Twitter for iPhone

Police officers from Lambeth now arriving at Shard fire alert. Fire brigade command unit from Barking here too pic.twitter.com/JWuIIgkQWt

via Twitter for iPhone

Ambulance now arriving at Shard. Lots more police here now too.

via Twitter for iPhone

Firefighters are investigating smoke in the basement of the Shard. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus have gone in.

via Twitter for iPhone

Southwark Police have now arrived at the Shard

via Twitter for iPhone

Not sure that @OKRFire's turntable ladder is much of a match for the Shard pic.twitter.com/e1jxZEO31k

via Twitter for iPhone

Fire engines from Whitehapel, Shoreditch, OKR, Soho, Lambeth at the Shard

via Twitter for iPhone

Shard evacuated due to fire alert

via Twitter for iPhone

paulfisher @se1 ten fire engines outside the Shard. What's going down? pic.twitter.com/ADS9f9Boqj

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:01 AM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for iPhone)

Steel band at London Bridge to raise awareness of @TLProgramme engineering works this summer vine.co/v/MDajlZrlFQY

via Vine - Make a Scene

South Bank Forum meeting tonight with @hoeykateMP and @SimonHughesMP: london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/… meet your new Waterloo councillors

via Twitter for Mac

KelvinJRobbins Traffic congestion round Elephant & Castle due to RTC. Vehicles now cleared, @LondonFire now clearing spilt fuel. Fully reopen shortly

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 9:02 AM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

zefrog Van/car thingy mounted the back of a motorbike in the middle of Elephant and Castle northern roundabout. Bike standing upright!

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:02 AM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Pops1978 Accident at E&C roundabout. Police directing traffic @se1 @TfLBusAlerts @TfLOfficial

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:01 AM, Jun 5th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Kevin Spacey told off Old Vic audience member after phone rang during 'Clarence Darrow' independent.co.uk/arts-entertain… via @Independent

via Twitter for Websites

Plans for restaurant and yoga studio to open on ground floor of Strata tower at Elephant & Castle

via Twitter for Mac

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