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Two killed in London Bridge attack

Two people have died and several people were injured in a terrorist attack on London Bridge, police have confirmed.

Tweets on 29 November 2019

Southwarkcathed We are delighted to say that the Cathedral will be open from 8am tomorrow. There may be some road closures still in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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FleaLondon We are outside the cordon and open for our Christmas Market tomorrow twitter.com/se1/status/120…

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London Bridge (south side) police cordon: Friday 10pm update

This map shows the approx area covered by the police… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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ChrisMusForum Bankside’s Amir Eden speaking on @BBCLondonNews - extra hard for him & for all the people who were ca… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Closures south of London Bridge much reduced.

Still closed: the bridge itself, plus Duke Street Hill, London Brid… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Southwark Street now open for its full length. pic.twitter.com/Wu67k1Eq3m

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Current northern limit of the police cordon outside Southwark Cathedral pic.twitter.com/6hzwlgByOj

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deansouthwark Following today’s dreadful events at London Bridge this is a statement from me to the @Southwarkcathed community. cathedral.southwark.anglican.org/about/news/a-m…

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Police have moved the cordon north in Borough High Street. Pedestrians can now reach as far north as St Thomas Stre… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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This evening Met commissioner Cressida Dick has said she expects cordons to remain in place around London Bridge “for some time”.

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More @BBCLondonNews vox pops of people caught up in today's incident - Borough High Street youtu.be/iPRhiNkCLPs

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More from @BBCLondonNews - @BhavaniVadde finds out how people & businesses in the Borough were affected by today's… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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London Bridge terrorist attack - here's Sadiq Khan's interview with @BBCLondonNews this evening… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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talkRADIO Neil Coyle is the Labour candidate for Bermondsey and Old Southwark: “To know that people have rushed to try and st… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Friday 8pm update - this is approx current extent of police cordon south of London Bridge.

Updated to better refl… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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JambusterLondon A201 Blackfriars Road (SE1) (Northbound) at the junction of Stamford Street - The road is partially obstructed due… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Current view of London Bridge from Cathedral Square. There’s an eerie quiet here, with the bridge full of buses aba… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Statement from @lb_southwark leader @peterjohn6 on today’s events at London Bridge pic.twitter.com/e1QPGzd5Bw

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@ciaraweerer No - see later tweet for map as at 6.30.

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Video shot earlier this afternoon by @_jessiewithani showing police heading towards the scene of today'… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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BishopSouthwark I was glad to join the Dean in the Deanery to say Evening Prayer together at 6 and pray for the victims and those… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Student halls of residence at KCL Guy's Campus being evacuated says @TheTabKings (not sure about claim campus is co… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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‘I was so scared’: @TheTabKings spoke to students at Guy’s campus during the lockdown thetab.com/uk/kings/2019/…

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Meanwhile @Channel4News is reporting on the London Bridge incident from under the railway bridge in Southwark Stree… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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On @SkyNews, @jonathansamuels is struggling to be heard with 7pm headlines above burglar alarm at solicitors’ offic… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Seems to be a big exodus of staff who’ve been cooped up in The News Building.

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No access to the bus station from the upper concourse at London Bridge. Most of the station shops and services are… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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6.30pm London Bridge (south side) police cordon update - Clink Street and Montague Close now accessible, so… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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There is now some access to / from London Bridge tube station

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Police cordon has changed - Clink Street and Montague close now open to reach Tooley Street. Map update to follow

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The London Bridge incident seems to have begun at Fishmongers’ Hall on the north end of the bridge - details from… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Cafes of Borough High Street keeping police (and reporters) sustained pic.twitter.com/jWUzqPnBMd

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Tonight’s @BBCLondonNews will be anchored from Borough High Street by @RizLateef pic.twitter.com/t5pdDaepHA

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Police officer helping Routemaster bus reverse down St Thomas Street pic.twitter.com/2oN1gQpeS0

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If London Bridge cordon isn’t reduced in next few hours, guests at at least two hotels will need alternative accomm… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Tesco Metro in Tooley Street is outside the police cordon but the store has closed early pic.twitter.com/o3xgeJuuGB

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For the second general election in a row, campaigning has been affected by a major incident at London Bridge… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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For visitors who have missed out on their visit to the Shard today twitter.com/shardview/stat… twitter.com/shardview/stat…

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As at 5pm Friday this map remains a more or less accurate guide to the extent of the police cordon south of the riv… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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London Bridge passenger info screen afflicted by pic.twitter.com/nYiHK56qDg

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London Bridge station closed till further notice. Trains running non stop. pic.twitter.com/vwMUR0tWS0

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coyleneil Please donate to help @RobesSleepout as the sleepout fundraiser tonight has now been cancelled. The sleepout raises… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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World’s media setting up on Borough High Street pic.twitter.com/0ysmGBztOF

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Google has issued an “SOS alert” push notification to users of its app following the London Bridge incident pic.twitter.com/ZBDOWdSH8H

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Bradley_Morton @se1 My office is within this cordon. @metpoliceuk were top class during evacuations.

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NetworkRailLBG IMPORTANT NOTICE: London Bridge station is CLOSED. Please seek alternative travel as there are no time scales as to when we will reopen.

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 4:32 PM, Nov 29th, 2019 via Twitter for iPhone)

International tv news crews reporting from outside Anchor Bankside pic.twitter.com/JLL8a7ZFKy

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Police appeal for images and video shot by the public of London Bridge incident twitter.com/metpoliceuk/st… twitter.com/metpoliceuk/st…

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You can support @RobesProject who will be affected by the cancellation of their major fundraiser here:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Annual fundraiser for local winter night shelter @RobesProject cancelled due to London Bridge incident. Local Labou… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Spare a thought too for traders at @boroughmarket who have had to abandon their stalls and produce this afternoon

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Update from Southwark Cathedral, where the first day of the Christmas market has been abandoned and tonight’s chari… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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4pm London Bridge update - this map shows the rough extent of the police cordon south of the river. Have included L… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Clink Street closed at Stoney Street junction with armed police directing pedestrians pic.twitter.com/bxenjC0SMv

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BTP We continue to assist @metpoliceuk and @CityPolice with the incident at .

London Bridge mainline stat… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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nationalrailenq ⚠️NEW: No trains calling at London Bridge until approximately 17:00

ℹ️nationalrail.co.uk/service_disrup…

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Park Street closed outside Gentleman Baristas pic.twitter.com/jFgDoi9dsM

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Southwark Street now cordoned off east of Redcross Way. pic.twitter.com/cShtV0psmD

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ITN satellite truck setting up outside Boot and Flogger in Redcross Way pic.twitter.com/0KL3pBppx0

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The @TfLBusAlerts incident response unit in Borough High Street dealing with buses affected by London Bridge incide… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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TV news crews at the cordon in Borough High Street just south of war memorial pic.twitter.com/i3sHaiAwUi

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Offices of The Times and The Sun (and Talksport, Talkradio) overlook London Bridge twitter.com/danwootton/sta… twitter.com/danwootton/sta…

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Map shows approximate extent of London Bridge police cordon (south of river only) as at 3.30pm Friday. Will continu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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JohnsonSitu Thoughts with everyone caught up in the incident at London Bridge. At moments like this we are reminded of the brav… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Update from @NetworkRailSE - mainline trains passing through London Bridge without stopping. twitter.com/networkrailse/… twitter.com/networkrailse/…

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NetworkRailSE @NetworkRailLBG is currently closed while police deal with the incident on London Bridge itself.

Trains are unabl… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Thames Path is closed west of London Bridge City Pier pic.twitter.com/XiT0kIgYuv

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Police vehicles - Met and BTP - continue to arrive at scene of London Bridge incident at very high speed

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On Tooley Street the cordon is between Pret and Starbucks, close to the Cottons Centre footbridge pic.twitter.com/LZ6YVH0BDQ

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AlanBarrierEA 🌊 The tide has peaked below forecast at , so I'm now expecting the tide to be lower than I predicted this… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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coyleneil Sent shivers down my spine to hear of gunshots around London Bridge and Borough Market again. Understand the police… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Eastern end of police cordon is where St Thomas Street meets Stainer Street and Great Maze Pond. By the Shard and G… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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AmirEden1993 Gunshots fired at London Bridge as I was walking home through @boroughmarket Hope everyone is ok! Thanks to Police… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Southern extent of police cordon is near war memorial in Borough High Street pic.twitter.com/Ah8QMEchLE

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Police boats in operation on the Thames below London Bridge pic.twitter.com/W0Z9kasMoE

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peterjohn6 Thoughts with those caught up in London Bridge incident this afternoon. Bringing back awful memories of June 2017.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Area around Borough Market and Southwark Cathedral being cleared by armed police pic.twitter.com/RoTQV2rciP

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Latest official update from the Met. Many emergency vehicles still arriving at the scene. twitter.com/metpoliceuk/st… twitter.com/metpoliceuk/st…

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“Keep walking please” - police clearing London Bridge area pic.twitter.com/dkhy68ELMX

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GrahamNeale Police clearing area at . @se1 pic.twitter.com/gjvxOMIQur

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Police have put tape across the road in Southwark Street near HSBC. No traffic allowed east of Southwark Bridge Roa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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There has been a serious incident at London Bridge. Police now widening road closures. Southwark Street closed east… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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GrahamNeale London Bridge closed “due to reported emergency”
@se1 pic.twitter.com/pnZeyRw45V

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GrahamNeale “Reports of gunfire in London Bridge, Tooley St area @se1 pic.twitter.com/U6eJ4n68u6

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guardian London Bridge incident: reports of shots fired as police close off part of city theguardian.com/uk-news/live/2…

via Echobox Social (retweeted on 2:23 PM, Nov 29th, 2019 via Twitter for iPhone)

MetPoliceEvents We are in the early stages of dealing with an incident at London Bridge. Please follow @metpoliceuk for updates. If… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@Emma_Campaigner Just heard an announcement that it’s closed “until further notice”

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michaelrawson62 I am taking part in the 2019 Sleepout for @RobesSleepout. Please on @JustGiving & RT. Thanks! justgiving.com/Michael-Rawson…

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SwkHeritage According to the author Peter Underwood in his book Haunted London (P133.1), Underground station… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Last trains from Waterloo will be much earlier than usual during the strike on South Western Railway in December pic.twitter.com/gkiVXJIbWx

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radionorwich NEWS: A historian from @uniofeastanglia has discovered a 16th century manuscript written by I in th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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lampallib Elizabeth I revealed as secret scribe of historic manuscript held at Lambeth Palace Library [MS 683] bbc.co.uk/news/entertain…

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Today on the South Bank near ITV / IBM - send a free bar of chocolate to anyone you want - courtesy of Cadbury… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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se1 “Set up charity, £5.4m – done. Outsource to French, £21.4m – done. Cancel construction, £26.7m – done.”

Tory mayor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@Emma_Campaigner Sign says “today” implying one day but not sure ... just spotted it on way past

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York Road entrance to Waterloo tube is closed due to works on flats above. See our recent story about plans to chan… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Amazon hosting product showcase in Addington Street (by Westminster Bridge roundabout). Free goodie ba… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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MPSSouthwark Meet an Officer 👮

Tomorrow we will be at the Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre from 12:00 to 16:00.

If you wan… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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WHurst1 @LBC @NickFerrariLBC It is a shameful scandal that £43m of public money was poured into his flawed pet project in t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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WHurst1 Boris Johnson is currently on @LBC lying again to @NickFerrariLBC about his disastrous Garden Bridge. Far from bei… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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pipelinenews As I was saying...the claim is not even a new lie. Johnson used it previously on LBC in June. lbc.co.uk/radio/presente…

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peterwalker99 Boris Johnson on LBC: "When I say I’m going to do something in politics, I generally achieve what I set out to do.”… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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theousherwood “When I say I am going to do something in politics, I overwhelmingly achieve what I set out to do,” says Boris John… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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pipelinenews Two minutes into the LBC phone in and Boris Johnson has already lied again about his role in the deba… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Boris Johnson tells @NickFerrariLBC that "was a viable project" and blames Sadiq Khan for "deciding,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Find out how to get half price black squid ink-battered fish and chips at Fish! in Borough Market this twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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TSB yesterday published a list of branches it is closing next year. Elephant & Castle is one of them, as we reporte… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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coyleneil It's going to be a very cold night this evening but I'm joining others sleeping outside Southwark Cathedral to rais… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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AlanBarrierEA We're expecting another high tide in central this afternoon, similar to what we saw yesterday.

We won't be… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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The former Evans Cycles shop in The Cut - which closed earlier this year - is going to be a branch of Rosa's Thai C… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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deansouthwark Looking forward to being with @BishopSouthwark and all who will be sleeping out this evening @Southwarkcathed for… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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“Set up charity, £5.4m – done. Outsource to French, £21.4m – done. Cancel construction, £26.7m – done.”

Tory mayor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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New study recommends that Waterloo and London Bridge should be prioritised for measures to improve air quality on t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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