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[ SE1 Direct ] 	  

Issue 16 | 4 August 2000

An email update from the Bankside Press team


[ What's on this week ]

Here are some of the hightlights:

On Sunday 6 August at the Old Operating Theatre:

2.30pm; £3.25 (conc £2.25; child £1.60) 
Dr John Ford of the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries
on the unique set of letters between a medical student
and his physician father, providing a vivid insight
into the the life and medicine of St Thomas' Hospital
at the dawn of the 19th century. 



From Tuesday 8 August at Southwark Playhouse:

Tuesday 8 to Saturday 26 August 
Tue-Sat 2pm; also Wed & Thu 11am & Sat 7pm; £5 (conc
New adaptation of Philip Pullmanıs book. A chilling and
romantic story about the magic of the imagination,
self-sacrifice and love. For children 8+. One hour
workshops follow the 2pm performance on Tuesdays,
Thursdays and Fridays.



Until Friday 11 August at Potters Fields:

If you can't face the queues (or the prices) at the
London Eye there is a rather more modest wheel in
Potters Fields until Friday 11 August. A small
Victorian-style funfair is open daily in the riverside
park near Tower Bridge between 12 noon and 9pm. A ride
on the wheel costs £1.50. 


Thank you for your patience during the last week whilst
we have been experiencing problems with our ISP's web
server. And thank you to those of you who sent us email
about the new look to the website. Keep your comments
coming to and stand by for
more developments later in the month!

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