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Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre closes after 55 years

It's a building that some love to hate, but many locals have learned to love. The Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre closed its doors on Thursday, after 55 years at the heart of the community.

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se1 It's a building that some love to hate, but others have learned to love.

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The old dry cleaners at 1 Shad Thames is becoming a bike repair shop - perfectly located on Cycleway 4. pic.twitter.com/gSILDnzww2

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It's a building that some love to hate, but others have learned to love.

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Video - speech by Jerry Flynn of @35percent_EAN at the @UpTheElephant_ rally to mark the closure of the Elephant &… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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With the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre now closed, a reminder that the process has taken just short of 31 years… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@cmdhindle It’s moving round the corner to sit on top of the temporary shops occupied by some of the displaced busi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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SimonHughes @se1 @kennington @se17 Real sad end of an era.E & C Shopping Centre was a gr8 local centre 4 thousands every week -… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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The link bridge from Elephant & Castle Railway Station to the shopping centre has been boarded up. pic.twitter.com/unsu6z8gYo

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The skeletal remains of the Charlie Chaplin pub sign next to the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre pic.twitter.com/8a1yCkPAEF

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zefrographica On 24 September 2020, 8pm, the Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre closed for the last time, after 55 years. I was… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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damiengayle And here is my story on the closure of Elephant and Castle shopping centre. theguardian.com/uk-news/2020/s…

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