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News & features published on 23 March 2020
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NCP giving free parking to NHS staff at Snowsfields multi-storey

Staff at Guy's Hospital - and other NHS workers - can park for free at the NCP multi-storey car park in Snowsfields during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Teenager robbed of electric scooter and AirPods on Thameslink train

Do you recognise this man? Officers investigating a robbery on a Thameslink train to Elephant & Castle are keen to talk to him.

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Brigade tackles Bermondsey balcony blaze

Around 25 firefighters were called to Abbey Street in Bermondsey on Saturday morning to tackle a fire on a fifth floor balcony.

Tweets on 23 March 2020

StGeorgesCath Important message from Archbishop John Wilson, following the Prime Minister's address to the nation: stgeorgescathedral.org.uk/media/1226/sta…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:41 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

SadiqKhan NEW: Everyone must now stay home apart from:

➡️ shopping for necessities as infrequently as possible
➡️ exercising… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:11 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Food banks can continue in community centres etc under the new rules.

Live streamed worship services and performan… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App in reply to se1

Further info just published on essential shops etc - new requirement for queue control and limits on numbers inside… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App in reply to se1

C4Dispatches “If you are irresponsible enough to think that you don’t mind if you get the flu, remember it’s not about you - it’… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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itvnews London Ambulance Service urge former workers to return to help amid coronavirus outbreak | By @JMitchelljournotwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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ChrisMasonBBC The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan says the definition of ‘key worker’ is too broad: pic.twitter.com/0wNqtJ16WR

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:19 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

MyDoncaster Hello. This man’s name was Stanislav Petrov.
Stanislav was a hero, and if you want to – you can be just like him. L… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:18 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

The PM didn't mention it but hotels and other short-stay accommodation is being required to close too.

via Twitter Web App in reply to se1

Here's the more detailed guidance to back up the measures announced by the PM tonight gov.uk/government/pub…

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metpoliceuk Emergency Covid-19 Alert | You must now stay at home - protect our NHS and save lives.


twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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GOVUK PM @BorisJohnson has announced that everyone must now stay at home except in exceptional circumstances, to protect… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Media Studio (retweeted on 9:23 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

peterjohn6 Pleased that the @10DowningStreet has listened to @londoncouncils Leaders and others and brought in much more sever… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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peterjohn6 The Prime Minister’s statement tonight brings welcome clarity to the fight against As I and colleagues at… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:52 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

SadiqKhan NEW: Everyone must now stay home apart from:

➡️ shopping for necessities as infrequently as possible
➡️ exercising… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:51 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

LBCNews Boris Johnson has announced total UK lockdown to tackle coronavirus

“From this evening I must give the British peo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Media Studio (retweeted on 8:38 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

chrisshipitv From Boris Johnson
“These are the only reasons you should leave your home”.
1. Shopping (infrequently)
2. One for… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:38 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

tnewtondunn What is staying OPEN:
* All roads and rail lines, so workers can get to and from work if they can't work from home… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:37 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

ICYMI - Teenager robbed of electric scooter and AirPods on Thameslink train

Appeal to trace man who alighted at E… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Some have asked us how cases are allocated to boroughs in these stats.

We asked @PHE_uk who told us it is based o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Monday COVID-19 stats for our boroughs:

Southwark: 154 cases (+15 from Sunday)

Lambeth: 127 cases (+… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Two Guy's and St Thomas' @GSTTnhs patients were among the 46 COVID-19 patients across England whose deaths were ann… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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MPSChaucer Patrolling the ward. 3 males spoken to who climbed into Astro in Tabard Gardens which is locked. Pa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 6:05 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

MPSLondonBridge PC Kaelon and PC Paul out on the Arnold Estate carrying out patrols and a weapon sweep. pic.twitter.com/ir9zQn0bcO

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:44 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Vapiano - which has two restaurants in SE1 - has urgently requested financial state aid from the German government… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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FloEshalomi I've been contacted by many constituents who are self-employed, freelancers and gig economy workers who are all ext… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 5:08 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Despite everything, the green wall at Elephant & Castle has been getting its regular maintainance today pic.twitter.com/OdLvfVboqi

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In Elephant & Castle at least, people are heeding the message to keep out of playgrounds. pic.twitter.com/ZSqcN50Ka6

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Multilingual posters displayed at tube stations warning against travel. pic.twitter.com/NQicRDDG12

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susiemesure For any @se1 dwellers worrying about those lack of online delivery slots... local company @Elysia_catering (which w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 4:44 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

SadiqKhan IMPORTANT: Just got off the phone to experts from the NHS & Public Heath England.

I cannot say this strongly enoug… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 4:10 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

WaterlooFB Times and locations we are open for donations next week
Monday 9.30-11.30am - St George the Martyr
Tuesday 11am-3p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 3:29 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

@WaterlooFB Is this list still current, given that Anglican churches are now closed? Just wanted to check before sharing it.

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Staff at Guy's Hospital @GSTTnhs - and other NHS workers - can park for free at the NCP multi-storey car park in Sn… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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BunkerTheatreUK Our final has been featured in @TheStage's list of streaming shows & online theatre!

St… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 1:37 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

konditorcakes Our Waterloo store will be closed at 5pm Monday 23rd March, all stores from then will be closed until further notic… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Sprout Social (retweeted on 1:31 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Southwark's cllr @steviecryan and Lambeth's cllr @jahkey2u among signatories of this letter calling on Government… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Legare in Shad Thames is offering cook at home pasta meals hot-dinners.com/202003239380/G… via @hotdinners

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karleastham If you are congregating outside, you are "making the outside unavailable to those who need it".

If you go for fres… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 12:40 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

CDPS_Southwark Our Virtual School is live!

Lessons for every year inc. French, music, art

Where possible, everything you need t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:37 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

HabsBorough Here is a flow diagram to help you understand who should send their children to school. It’s not that we don’t want… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:36 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

boutchercofe Is anyone else in the position of having more children of school staff in than any other key workers?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:36 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

stgeorgesfamily If you're stuck indoors, here's the sunniest daffodil in our garden to cheer you up @georgethemartyr twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 12:33 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

chefsimonboyle ...volunteer your time and transport today in Southwark and the surrounding.

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via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:33 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

chefsimonboyle ...hostels and other organisations so that we can still support our community's most vulnerable during this time.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:33 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

chefsimonboyle PLANS HAVE CHANGED: WE NEED DRIVERS

It is imperative that we all observe social distancing measures more closely.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:32 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

lambeth_council We're concerned about people ignoring government advice to stay at home, and if you do go out, to keep a safe dista… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 12:29 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

StJudesSchool Corporate irresponsiblity @Lendleaseuk still working in Southwark where infections among highest in country. School… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:17 PM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Do you recognise this man? @BTPLondon officers investigating a robbery on a Thameslink train to Elephant & Castle a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Latest bin collection info from @lb_southwark - "Currently, our collection services are operating with some delays,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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GSTTnhs Due to the coronavirus outbreak, we have reduced visitors to one per patient with visiting time between 3pm-4pm for… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:00 AM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Around 25 firefighters were called to Abbey Street in Bermondsey on Saturday morning to tackle a fire on a fifth fl… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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In Newington Causeway, @swkplay’s illuminated sign continues to shine in anticipation of happier times to come.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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BOSTSE1 Good morning! We are closing Marlborough Sports Garden today. We want to help keep our community safe so we can all… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Here's this week's edition (number 999) of our weekly email bulletin, with a digest of our local reporting over the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Getting ready to send 999th edition of our weekly email bulletin. Sign up here to join the 7,500 locals who already… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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coyleneil A constituent who is not a key worker sent me this photo this morning. He is being forced to work by his employer.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:16 AM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Blak_Outside Check these infographics out from @eiregov ... show in to your twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:15 AM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

TfLTrafficNews COLLISION: A302 St George's Road at the junction of Garden Row - Lane one (of two) and the Cycle Super Highway are… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Clarabridge Engage (retweeted on 9:12 AM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

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🚗🚚🚗 No Congestion Charge, ULEZ or LEZ
📣… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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ICYMI - @boroughmarket has issued new guidance to shoppers to keep traders and the public safe during the COVID-19… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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JohnsonSitu At the start of the working week a reminder to follow advice -Stay Safe and Stay at home as much as possible.

If… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:25 AM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

Today is the fifth anniversary of the discovery of an unexploded World War II bomb in Grange Walk, bringing a chunk… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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MPSChaucer Please take it seriously. We need to keep each other safe 🙏👮🏻‍♀️👮🏼‍♂️👮🏼‍♂️ twitter.com/mpsboroughbank…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:14 AM, Mar 23rd, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

On this day 5 years ago ⁦@HarrietHarman⁩’s infamous pink bus tour came to Guy’s Hospital (and nearly revers… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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