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======================================================= [ SE1 Direct ] http://www.London-SE1.co.uk Issue 25 | 30 October 2000 ======================================================= An email update from the Bankside Press team ======================================================= >> I N T H I S B U L L E T I N ======================================================= * Southwark's Final Festival Week * Halloween of Crossbones ======================================================= [ Southwark's Final Festival Week ] Southwark's two major festivals come to an end this week. Literature Festival highlights this week include 'Queen Elizabeth I & The River' with Dr David Starkey (Tuesday), 'Southwark: A Dramatic Entertainment' devised by Christopher Sinclair-Stevenson (Thursday) and the Southwark Literature Lecture to be delivered by Poet Laureate Andrew Motion (Friday). The Southwark Festival Visual Arts programme continues until Friday, including an exhibition of works by Gerald Scarfe at Cotton's Atrium. Call 020 7403 7400 for details or visit http://www.southwarkfestival.org.uk ======================================================= [ Halloween of Crossbones ] John Constable of Southwark Mysteries fame has send us the following information about an "alternative Halloween party" at the Drome, under London Bridge station HALLOWEEN OF CROSSBONES a ritual drama to honour the dead Tuesday 31 October at 8pm The Drome: Deep Blue entrance Weston Street, under the railway arches, London Bridge Tickets £5 - doors open 7.30pm Ceremony begins at 8pm JOHN CROW AND THE LIBERTY CREW featuring Niall McDevitt, Michelle Watson Shamanic raps and rituals to honour the spirits of prostitutes whose bones were unearthed in Southwark during work on the Jubilee Line Extension Procession with candles and offerings to the site of the Crossbones Graveyard Revels continue until 2am ======================================================= Contributions for the next [SE1 Direct] bulletin to email@example.com please. ======================================================= >> C O N T A C T D E T A I L S ======================================================= We welcome your comments on any aspect of our website, printed publication and email service. The address is feedback@SE1direct.co.uk [SE1 Direct] c/o "in SE1", 27 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8NY Tel 020 7633 0766 - Fax 020 7401 2521 Web http://www.SE1direct.co.uk SE1 Direct is copyright (c) 2000 Bankside Press