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News & features published on 8 April 2020
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SE1 publisher produces children's book to explain COVID-19

Axel Scheffler has illustrated a digital book for primary school age children about the coronavirus and the measures taken to control it.

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Boarding C10 bus by front door to be banned to protect drivers

Buses on route C10 will have their front doors sealed this week as part of a TfL experiment to protect drivers during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Cab drivers to ferry patients to Southwark's new COVID-19 clinics

An army of black cab drivers has been enlisted to transport coronavirus patients to two new specialist COVID-19 clinics in Southwark.

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Water-less in Waterloo after Leake Street leak

Some Waterloo residents were left without water on Wednesday whilst Thames Water engineers made repairs to a pipe in the Leake Street tunnel.

Forum discussions active on 8 April 2020
Tweets on 8 April 2020

New NHS initiative in Southwark:

"Our army of Covid cabbies is delighted that they are going to be able to use the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Boots has announced the temporary closure of its branch at London Bridge Station boots-uk.com/our-stories/co…

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Mikeashworth12 Of so many London Transport posters this is one I still find wonderful - Southwark Cathedral, lithograph by Sir Fra… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:21 PM, Apr 8th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

rhyswhiteRD Thanks @JustinWelby for opening up @lambethpalace gardens for @GSTTnhs staff. Some of the dietetic department enjoy… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:14 PM, Apr 8th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Five years ago this week, the bulldozers arrived at the Elephant & Castle for the start of the remodelling of the n… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@stuartwilks @thisislucy Yes. That’s Lambeth Palace Road. The TV crews are opposite the hospital.

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thisislucy Fire engines & the media outside St Thomas' Hospital tonight.

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andrew_humphrey Mace Classic News in Borough High Street @se1 has reopened today, including for @Hermesparcels drop-off and pick-up twitter.com/andrew_humphre…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 6:52 PM, Apr 8th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Southwark-based publisher @NosyCrow has produced a free digital book for primary school age children about the coro… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Buses on route C10 will have their front doors sealed this week as part of a TfL experiment to protect drivers duri… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Wednesday COVID-19 stats for our boroughs:

Southwark: 755 cases
(+45 from Tuesday)

Lambeth: 731 case… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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ollybarratt NEW-

Stephen Powis of NHS England:

'They are amongst the best critical care clinicians in the world.'

'I am abso… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 5:52 PM, Apr 8th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

An army of black cab drivers has been enlisted to transport coronavirus patients to two new specialist clinics in S… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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ArkGlobeAcademy Our class students made this fantastic model town out of cardboard including a drive-through and superma… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Update from Prof @timspector - who based at St Thomas' - on the emerging findings from @Join_ZOEtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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timspector Is lockdown working? Our latest research findings here: bit.ly/LockdownUK twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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This doctor from St Thomas' is filing a daily video diary for @5_News this week twitter.com/5_News/status/…

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Today NHS England confirmed that a further two patients who had tested positive for COVID-19 have died whilst in th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Some Waterloo residents were left without water on Wednesday whilst Thames Water engineers made repairs to a pipe i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Despite warnings earlier this week from @PostOffice of a protracted closure, Blackfriars Road Post Office has reope… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Rather a lot of severed limbs at @joythestore Bankside.

(There’s a current planning application to turn the shop… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Cherry liqueurs reduced to 20p at M&S York Road. Best before 15 April. pic.twitter.com/G5ZUWgsvaz

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There are at least 17 TV cameras trained on St Thomas’s hospital along Lambeth Palace Road and Westminster Bridge R… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Spanish TV news crew preparing to give viewers an update on Boris Johnson’s condition opposite St Thomas’ Hospital pic.twitter.com/2pCY4MnnRn

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HarryDECarter Day off today from the Emergency Department but calling into the St Thomas’ Hospital (@GSTTnhs) Grand Round listeni… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Workers from @thameswater are busy fixing a leak in Waterloo’s Leake Street tunnel. Some homes temporarily without… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Poundland at Elephant & Castle temporarily closed pic.twitter.com/ofMS9OLiEx

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deansouthwark We are fortunate to have @boroughmarket to shop in. Thanks to the traders for all their hard work and for the safeg… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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kajsiebert We have no water at the moment due to a burst water main on Leake Street. I'm not kidding...

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ianvisits Unbuilt London: Replacing Tower Bridge with a tunnel

ianvisits.co.uk/blog/2020/04/0…

Considering how iconic Tower Bridge… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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AnthonyGoldLaw Due to current circumstances, we are offering free 20 minute initial consultations by phone to all those who have c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Prefabs in King James Street, 1986 - by @Peter_Marshall flickr.com/photos/peterma…

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According to Prof Hugh Pennington in today’s @thetimes, human coronaviruses were discovered at St Thomas’ Hospital… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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icabbs Brilliant support from our colleagues at Southern Rail. Helping our staff @GSTTnhs care for our patients at this im… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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SkyNews "We want to reassure people that we will keep them safe."

Dr Katherine Henderson reacts to a fall in A&E admission… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Wildmoka (retweeted on 9:48 AM, Apr 8th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Video of yesterday's virtual Southwark cabinet meeting now available. Lots of important business inc Elephant & Cas… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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DelMody over the Shard skyscraper in London tonight 📸@Reuters pic.twitter.com/8wqaIJ3CWO

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 7:52 AM, Apr 8th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

BCI_realm One day, there will be super-sized sofas, chairs and lamps and we will lounge in the sun.
I’ll be sharing an image… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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