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General Chat Thread, London Riots in General; Originally Posted by DaveP London Edugeekers: Are you OK? Does anyone know of any Edugeek members working in London: Do ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveP View Post
    London Edugeekers: Are you OK?

    Does anyone know of any Edugeek members working in London: Do you know that they are OK?

    Edit: I used to work in Southwark. I must say I am glad that I do not still work there but I feel for those who do.
    Our very dear @Domino lives and works in London! and the ever wonderful @Soulfish also works in Central London but escapes to the south coast on nights. I am sure we have many more than those two but they are the instant 2!

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    All going off here in Brum - Perry Barr Shopping Centre being attacked, Tesco at Five Ways too, Reports of Bullring being broken into ...loads of shops in brum broken into.....also primark...WTF? off all the places....stupid criminals!

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    I am heading into Central London on wednesday unless my interview gets called off

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    Rumours that Birmingham children's hospital may have been attacked.

    Anyone in Birmingham able to give more info?

    If confirmed hitting a new low with a kids' hospital.

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    Apparently the police station is opposite the hospital -still dont make it right though

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    99% sure on the children's hospital being smashed up. About 5 people who are in the city have said the same.....terrible!! they should be shot

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    from Birmingham Riots 2011

    Hearing MASSIVELY conflicting news RE: hospital so please don’t take anything as gospel until we get some evidence!

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    News is just too bad.

    I am going to bed.

    What will I wake up to tomorrow?

    Night.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveP View Post
    News is just too bad.

    I am going to bed.

    What will I wake up to tomorrow?

    Night.
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    Clegg got this right:


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    ITV just tweeted the following

    Lots asking about Birmingham Children's Hospital rumours - just spoken to them they've had "no trouble - all is safe & quiet"

    @ITVCentral

    It appears the hospital is okay for now.

    That is good news.

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    Sister's mate is in Lavender Hill and has looters dividing up their haul in her back garden. Police have just turned up.

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    I thought it was seeing a lot of chopper activity.

    It had to happen sooner or later, any excuse for some looting.

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    I work in London and up until a couple of weeks ago, lived in London. East Ham in fact, where a lot of trouble kicked off last night.
    My 2 boys were getting texts and pictures sent by their friends that are still there all yesterday evening. None of these friends are the mindless morons causing trouble I hasten to add. I'm working quite near Oxford Circus where apparently there was some trouble yesterday. But thanks for your concern for us London Edugeekers, especially DaveP, it's nice to be thought of.

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