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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 335

About this email newsletter: http://www.SE1direct.co.uk
Daily local news & features: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk

Tuesday 10 April 2007                         ISSN 1750-0656

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>> IN THIS BULLETIN
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* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Advert: Are you thinking of starting a new Business?
* What's on this week
* Situations vacant - 3 local jobs this week
* Arts reviews from the London SE1 website
* Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum
* Business Forum in association with Better Bankside

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[ Local news & features from the London SE1 website ]

Remember you don't have to wait till SE1 Direct drops into
your mailbox to get a local news fix. The London SE1 website
offers the latest news throughout the week. You can also see
the news on a map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/map

* New Wednesday market day in Lower Marsh
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2645

* Morley College drama courses saved from the axe
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2647

* Talking CCTV cameras coming to Southwark
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2646

* Sandi Toksvig presents export award to Waterloo firm
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2648

* Floating McDonalds next to the London Eye?
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2644

* Johanna pupils in Imperial War Museum musical adventure
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2643

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[ What's on this week ]

Each week we select a few highlights from the community
and cultural events taking place over the next seven
days. For a comprehensive what's on guide visit
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/ or pick up a copy of
our free monthly printed publication, 'in SE1'.

THE PLEASURE GARDENS OF SOUTHWARK: LECTURE
Tuesday 10 April
7.30pm refreshments from 7pm at New Cut Housing Co-Operative
Hall, 106 The Cut
Lecture by Clive Chambers. Southwark & Lambeth
Archaeological Society.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/840


THE ENTERTAINER Q&A AT THE OLD VIC
Tuesday 10 April
5.30pm at The Old Vic, 103 The Cut; 5
Robert Lindsay, Pam Ferris and director Sean Holmes will be
discussing The Entertainer and answering your questions in
an event chaired by Michael Coveney. Tickets include a
complimentary glass of Mouton Cadet wine.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1971


BANKSIDE URBAN FOREST EXHIBITION
Tuesday 10 to Friday 13 April
at Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street
Bankside Urban Forest is a co-ordinated urban design
framework for improvements to the public realm within the
area extending from the river edge down to the Elephant and
Castle, bordered by Blackfriars Road and Borough High
Street. The work has been commissioned by a broad group
comprising the London Borough of Southwark, Tate Modern, The
Architecture Foundation, Transport for London, Land
Securities, Cross River Partnership, Native Land, and has
been co-ordinated by Better Bankside.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2009


WATERLOO LIBRARY LUNCHTIME READING GROUP: LIFE OF PI
Thursday 12 April
12.15pm at Waterloo Library, 114-118 Lower Marsh
The group is reading Life of Pi by Yann Martell which will
be discussed at the April meeting. To borrow a copy of the
book ask the librarians at the Lower Marsh library. Feel
free to bring your lunch along. You do not need to be a
Lambeth resident to join the reading group. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1958


A POET TAKES OVER - MEET THE NEW REGIME AT CALDER BOOKSHOP
Thursday 12 April
6.45pm at Calder Bookshop, 51 The Cut
John Calder will introduce Alessandro Gallenzi of the
literary group that is now taking over the Calder Bookshop
and Publishing Companies but still involving their founder.
Mr Gallenzi will read from his own poetry in Italian and
John Calder will also read from the English translation and
perhaps some of his own work. A new regime will be
inaugurated in the most suitable way possible.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2070


STUART INMAN - SURREALISM AND MAGIC
SOUTH EAST LONDON FOLKLORE SOCIETY
Thursday 12 April
7.30pm-10.30pm  at The Old King's Head, Kings Head Yard,
45-49 Borough High Street
Stuart is a founder member of the London Surrealist Group
and a scholar of surrealism. The current talk examines a
much misunderstood aspect of surrealism, its engagement with
hermetic, alchemical and occult thought.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2031


TRACEY EMIN FLAG UNVEILING IN JUBILEE GARDENS
Friday 13 April
6pm at Jubilee Gardens,  Belvedere Road; free
Event to mark the unveiling of a new flag for the Jubilee
Flagpole designed by former Waterloo resident Tracey Emin.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1979


DESIGN OVERTIME - LATE NIGHT OPENING AT THE DESIGN MUSEUM
Friday 13 April
6pm-10pm  at Design Museum,  Shad Thames; 5
Design Overtime returns to the Design Museum offering
another opportunity to explore, discover, participate,
relax, and be surprised, outside normal museum opening
hours. With Ettore Sottsass - Work in Progress currently
showing and Great Brits - Ingenious Therapies about to head
off to the 2007 Milan Furniture Fair it's only fitting that
April's Design Overtime will be talking Italian. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2069


OPEN DAY AT ST GEORGE THE MARTYR CHURCH, BOROUGH HIGH STREET
Saturday 14 April
11am-2pm at St George the Martyr, Borough High Street
The St George the Martyr Local Fundraising Group is holding
an open day for visitors to view the restoration progress to
date. All welcome. Tea and biscuits served.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1972


BOROUGH & BANKSIDE COMMUNITY COUNCIL: LOCAL TRANSPORT ISSUES
Monday 16 April
7pm at Charles Dickens Primary School, Lant Street
Meeting for Cathedrals and Chaucer wards. Southwark
Council's transport planning team wants to hear your ideas
for transport improvements in Borough and Bankside. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1797

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[ Situations vacant ]

This is the place for local businesses and organisations to
advertise job vacancies in Southwark and Lambeth. 

Current job adverts:
* Receptionist, Jonathan Bailey Associates
* Chief Executive, London Cycling Campaign
* Corporate Membership and Marketing Officer, LCC

Details of these jobs - and how to advertise a vacancy - at
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/classifieds/jobs/

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[ Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum ]

Our weekly digest of topics raised in recent discussions at
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/list/1

* St Saviours Estate, Abbey Street
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/67989
* City Hall litter
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68553
* Indian Takeaway
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68524
* Great Dover Street - LSE hall of residence
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68501
* Imitation handguns for sale in East Street
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68486
* Grange Road - planning for student accomodation
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68484
* Floaters
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68189
* Benugo Bar & Kitchen
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68181
* London Skyline - Evening Standard
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68136
* Dr Who in SE1
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68072
* Audio Equipment Repair shop in SE1?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/68057
* Save some Trees: The Inquiry
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/67941

To see all the current active forum topics, go to:
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/list/1

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[ Business Forum in association with Better Bankside ]

http://forum.betterbankside.co.uk

* Where would you like cycle parking in the area?
* Work Space
* Storage / office space wanted
* Business banking - who is good?

http://forum.betterbankside.co.uk

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