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News & features published on 6 July 2020
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Catch the Bankside Bike Train to gain cycle commuting confidence

As more businesses reopen their premises, commuters heading to the Bankside area who would like to cycle to work but lack confidence and aren't sure of the best routes can join a 'bike train' led by qualified instructors.

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SE1 arts bosses welcome Government's bail-out for culture sector

Bosses of some of SE1's biggest cultural institutions have welcomed the Government's announcement of a 1.57 billion package of grants and loans to bail out museums, galleries, theatres, cinemas, heritage sites and music venues during the COVID-19 crisis.

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London Bridge: dramatic improvement in air quality during lockdown

New analysis of air quality measurements during lockdown shows that pollution dropped by a third at the top end of Borough High Street.

Tweets on 6 July 2020

RishiSunak .@The_Globe closed on 18 March disrupting their winter season and a production of Macbeth with 20,000 free tickets… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:50 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

citycyclists I used this gorgeousness on the way back from work for the first time today 😍😍😍 Baylis Rd @lambeth_council pic.twitter.com/GUhdhaiYgZ

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:36 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

‘The economics of social distancing still only allows us to operate with a 30% capacity’ – Young Vic’s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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faridallime Untainted sunset over @se1 and @kennington to kick start the week. Have a great week ahead! pic.twitter.com/c3Zgs5oG6D

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 9:28 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

JambusterLondon A3 Borough High Street (SE1) (Northbound) at the junction of Southwark Street - Blocked due to an incident at locat… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Jambuster (retweeted on 8:31 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Tomorrow Bankside's @RosePlayhouse presents its latest webinar:

Unexpected Audio: the challenges of recording a Sh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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CyclingWorksLDN Guy’s & St Thomas’s, with 17,000 staff, come out in support of ⁦@lambeth_council⁩’s moves to ensure walking and cyc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 5:52 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

georgethemartyr More delicious pies donated by @Pieminster. Thank you so much for all your wonderful donations over the last few m… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 5:51 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

islandwall My local (@thekingsarmsse1 ) is always packed to the rafters with commuters. It reopened today & is quiet with loca… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:49 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

MPSSouthwark officers carry out vehicle security check points all over London. 2 males stopped today had someth… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 4:46 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

GSTTnhs Happy Birthday to Harrison Wing at Guy’s Hospital!🎉

The unit is home to our specialist service for people living w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 4:30 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter Web App)

JambusterLondon A2 Old Kent Road (SE1) (All Directions) at the junction of Trafalgar Avenue - The road is now blocked due to a coll… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Jambuster (retweeted on 4:20 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

mamuska_net date with Mama! Smiling face with heart-shaped eyes 50% off all Burgers, Sandwiches, and Main Courses | Dini… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Buffer (retweeted on 4:09 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Jubilee_Gardens As with many other parks across London, the playground is remaining closed for now, and will be rev… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 4:07 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

Monday COVID-19 stats for our boroughs:

Southwark: 1,437 cases
(+2 from Sunday)
452.9 per 100k reside… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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TheDixonLondon "Check in at The Dixon near Tower Bridge … where staff are doing all they can to provide a bit of pampering while s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Pret a Manger shuts The Cut branch london-se1.co.uk/forum/read/1/2…

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JohnCurran Missing | Live | Theatre comes to The Globe @se1. pic.twitter.com/Xo4QYG1xgc

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:11 PM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

As more businesses reopen their premises, commuters heading to the Bankside area who would like to cycle to work bu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Bosses of the @oldvictheatre @youngvictheatre @The_Globe and @NationalTheatre are among those who have welcomed the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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A combination of lockdown and the banning of cars and lorries from London Bridge created the conditions for a drama… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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PlanAbby Oooh, they've extended this! Might need to go check out the building buff.ly/3ixMDob

via Buffer (retweeted on 9:27 AM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

London South Bank University is opening a Croydon outpost. @InsideCroydon casts a sceptical eye over the proposals insidecroydon.com/2020/07/05/ele…

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coyleneil Government has launched a late lifeboat for the UK cultural sector. I’ve raised several venues/institutions with Mi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:38 AM, Jul 6th, 2020 via Twitter for iPhone)

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