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Re: 14 more people die of coronavirus at St George’s Hospital in Wandsworth

Good observation FrankJ - I'll keep that in mind when posting the news.

Stay safe
Forum: Local News
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Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:29 am

Balham Mosque & Tooting Islamic Centres offering support to those in the community

Balham Mosque & Tooting Islamic Centre is offering support and help to anyone in the community who needs it, regardless of faith and background. This may be particularly valuable to those without internet access – those in need can phone 0300 30 30 694. ⠀ ⠀ You can call them if you need groceries, c...
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Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:54 am

14 more people die of coronavirus at St George’s Hospital in Wandsworth

Another 14 people have died of coronavirus at St George’s Hospital Trust in Wandsworth, bringing the total number of deaths to 50. The latest figures were released by NHS England on Tuesday afternoon. It is understood that these figures are those that were made available to the government between 5p...
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Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:41 am

Joggers please give people space

Joggers and runners, need to act responsibly and make sure they observe the two metre rule and protect other park users People running in parks should follow these guidelines: - Please stay at least two metres away from everyone, do not run up close to people just because you are moving quicker than...
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Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:42 pm

'Shielded'? Please contact the Council's Community Hub

If you or someone you know has received a letter from the NHS about 'shielding', please call the number on the letter to get the help you need. If you have any questions, call the Community Hub on 020 8871 6555.
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Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:39 pm

Garden waste collections will be suspended from this Friday 3 April

Changes are to be made to Wandsworth’s garden waste removal service during the Coronavirus pandemic with the council giving priority to household waste and recycling collections and ensuring the borough’s streets are kept clean. After next Friday's collections are concluded (April 3), the council’s ...
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Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:35 pm

Man rescued and taken to hospital after Tooting house fire

Firefighters have issued a warning after a man was taken to hospital having been rescued from a house fire in Tooting, thought to have been caused by a cigarette. Three fire engines and around 15 firefighters were called to reports of a flat on fire in Longley road at around 4.30pm on Monday (March ...
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Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:16 am

Coronavirus: Boy, 13, dies at London hospital

A 13-year-old boy has died in hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, his family has said. Ismail Mohamed Abdulwahab, from Brixton, South West London, is said to have been admitted to King's College Hospital in London after suffering breathing difficulties. A family spokesman said he was la...
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Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:11 am

Wandsworth updates domestic violence help guide amid fears of spike in abuse during pandemic

Amid the ongoing lockdown as a result of the coronavirus outbreak, fears are growing of a spike in domestic abuse due to families staying at home for extended periods. Various charities and local authorities across the country are now ramping up their domestic abuse support services in response to t...
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Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:08 am

Coronavirus: UK supermarket rules on shopping with children

SEVERAL supermarkets have come under fire after one single mum claimed a branch of Aldi stopped her from entering with her five-year-old son in tow. Multiple similar posts subsequently appeared from other angry parents claiming to have been told they couldn't enter a store with their children. As a ...
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Wed Apr 01, 2020 7:47 am

Urgent recruitment for Adult Social Workers (COVID-19)

The Role Adult Social Care – COVID-19 – Urgent recruitment – Social Workers Richmond and Wandsworth Councils are urgently seeking to recruit Social Workers. The Council is making provision to offer a 7 day a week, 8 am-8 pm services to residents who require Social Worker support to cope with demand ...
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Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:48 am

How to talk to the team when working from home - WFH etiquette

The CEOs have said it: keep cameras on during WFH video calls to retain a face-to-face feel. But there’s not always time for Zoom. So how do you keep up comms when you can’t see their facial expression? Is “OK” too passive-aggressive? Emojis too cheesy? This is a remote -working type-tiquette guide....
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Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:45 am

Restaurants in Clapham, Brixton and Battersea still delivering

Here are some restaurants and cafes still delivering in neighbouring areas Clapham, Brixton and Battersea, during the lockdown. Bird, Brixton In a nutshell: Fried chicken What's on the takeaway menu: This is the Brixton outpost of the fried chicken restaurant Bird. On the menu are chicken wings, bur...
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Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:33 am

Wandsworth council leader slams people who continue to flout two-metre rule as “totally irresponsible”

The parks police service has increased patrols of its green spaces to ensure visitors are obeying the two-metre rule. Wandsworth officers have also put tapes and barriers around playgrounds and outdoor gyms, and are asking those having gatherings to move on. Wandsworth town hall is getting regular c...
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Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:23 am

Wandsworth library services go online

You can access an audio book and other library services online with your membership number. Your free library membership gives you access to a wide range of services and tools. Most services and activities are free to use. The online reference tools gives you access both in the library and at home. ...
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Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:15 am