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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 343

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

Monday 4 June 2007                            ISSN 1750-0656

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>> IN THIS BULLETIN
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* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Advert: UFO London Web Design & Internet Marketing
* What's on this week
* Situations vacant - 5 local jobs this week
* June 2007 issue of 'in SE1'
* Arts reviews from the London SE1 website
* Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum
* Business Forum in association with Better Bankside
* Noticeboard: Bankside Gallery needs volunteers

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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

* Royal Festival Hall unveils its new look
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2751

* Kevin Spacey unveils fourth Old Vic season
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2752

* Funding boost for Southwark Young Pilgrims
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2750

* Detective's jaw broken in Decima Street assault
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2749

* Police raids at two SE1 addresses
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2748

* Peabody estate opens its gates to neighbours
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2747

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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 LONG GOOD FRIDAY: COMMUNITY FILM CLUB
Monday 4 June
7pm (refreshments from 6.30pm) at Tate Modern; free
1979 crime Thriller. Cert 18. Membership of the Community Film Club is primarily aimed at those living and working in Southwark and Lambeth. Join on the night.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2214


CUBANA BOP: FREE MUSIC AT THE SCOOP
Tuesday 5 June
6.30pm at The Scoop,  More London Riverside; free
Latin jazz. Part of the City of London Festival.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2202


DOON STREET TOWER & 20 BLACKFRIARS RD: WCDG GENERAL MEETING
Wednesday 6 June
7pm at Waterloo Action Centre, 14 Baylis Road
Regular public meeting of Waterloo Community Development Group. This month's agenda includes presentations on the 20 Blackfriars Road towers and Coin Street Community Builders' revised Doon Street proposals.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1390


BOROUGH & BANKSIDE COMMUNITY COUNCIL
Wednesday 6 June
7pm at Charles Dickens Primary School, Lant Street
Meeting for Cathedrals and Chaucer wards. Launch of the Cleaner, Greener, Safer programme and Community Fund for 2007/08. Plus updates from the Police and Community Wardens.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2101


WORD FROM AFRICA: MUSIC & FOOD IN TOWER BRIDGE ROAD
Wednesday 6 June
6.30pm Buffet from 7pm; live music 8pm at Ovation Restaurant and Bar, 166B Tower Bridge Road
Ghanaian artists Kari Bannerman and Paulina Oduro will entertain you with acoustic hi-life jazz. Part of the Word from Africa festival at the British Museum.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2445


FREE FILMS @ SCOOP: ITALIAN JOB, THELMA & LOUISE, MEMENTO
Wednesday 6, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 June
9.15pm at The Scoop,  More London Riverside; free
Annual season of open-air movies in the amphtitheatre next to City Hall kicks off this week.
No need to book, no tickets required, just turn up and take a seat by 9.15pm.
* Wednesday 6 June: The Italian Job
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2248
* Thursday 7 June: Thelma & Louise
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2249
* Friday 8 June: Memento
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2250


ECO PUB QUIZ: PART OF LONDON SUSTAINABILITY WEEKS
Thursday 7 June
7.30pm at The Roebuck, 50 Great Dover Street
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2453


A BANKSIDE WALK WITH JOHN CONSTABLE
Friday 8 June
12.30pm outside Shakespeare's Globe, New Globe Walk; free
John Constable, celebrated local playwright, poet and performer, conducts a lunchtime walk for Better Bankside members and local residents. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2465


PLANS FOR THE RECALL SITE @ 144-152 BERMONDSEY STREET
Friday 8 & Saturday 9 June
Fri 3.30pm-6.30pm; Sat 9.30am-12.30pm at Hestia House,  Morocco Street
Oakmayne Properties invites locals to look at plans for the redevelopment of 144-152 Bermondsey Street (Recall site).
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2454


WATERLOO MUSIC: FREE CUBAN SALSA MUSIC IN EMMA CONS GARDENS
Friday 8 June
5pm-7pm at Emma Cons Gardens, The Cut; free
Top Cuban salsa band. Food and drink from Cubana. First of a series of events leading up to Waterloo Carnival on 13 July. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2405


THE OVERTURE: ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL REOPENS
Friday 8 to Sunday 10 June
Dusk Friday till dusk Sunday at Royal Festival Hall; free
The opening of the Royal Festival Hall will be celebrated with 48 hours of free music. Every part of the site will become a platform for music and performance.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1962


DESIGN OVERTIME: COLANI NIGHT - THE DESIGN MUSEUM
Friday 8 June
6pm-10pm at Design Museum,  Shad Thames; 5
Late night opportunity to see Luigi Colani - Translating Nature before the exhibition closes on 17 June. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2443


SAM'S DAY AT SHAKESPEARE'S GLOBE: FREE FAMILY WORKSHOPS
Saturday 9 June
10am-6pm at Shakespeare's Globe, New Globe Walk; free
Free workshops, demonstrations and platform discussions to celebrate Sam Wanamaker's birthday.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1606


LAMBETH PALACE GARDEN: OPEN GARDEN SQUARES WEEKEND
Saturday 9 June
10am-5pm at Lambeth Palace, Lambeth Palace Road; Ticket for 160 London gardens 7.50 (6 in advance)
Visit one of the oldest and largest private gardens in London. Tea and biscuits, souvenirs and garden honey.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2446


GARDEN BARGE SQUARE: OPEN GARDEN SQUARES WEEKEND
Saturday 9 to Sunday 10 June
2pm-5pm at Downings Roads Moorings, Mill Street; Ticket for 160 London gardens 7.50 (6 in advance)
Gardens have been created on the decks of many of the barges to form an 'inside-out' floating garden square. Delicious Thai snacks will be on sale for charity. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2447


TWO SQUARES AND A STATUE: MERRICK SQUARE, TRINITY CHURCH SQ
Sunday 10 June
11am-6pm at Merrick Sq & Trinity Church Sq, Trinity Street
As part of Open Garden Squares Weekend Trinity Newington Residents Association is opening Merrick Square and Trinity Church Square gardens. Beer Tent in Merrick Square run by The Royal Oak and Pimms Bar in Trinity Church Square run by The Roebuck. Music will be played in both squares. Trinity Church Square Garden is open for the first time as part of OSGW with a small exhibition about the history of the estate, the church (Henry Wood Hall) and the statue.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2430


WORD FROM AFRICA: MUSIC & FOOD AT WABI SHEBELE, NEW KENT RD
Sunday 10 June
6.30pm at Wabi Shebele, 191 New Kent Road
Part of the Word From Africa festival. Buffet served from 6.30pm followed by traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony. Live music from 9pm and traditional dancers from 9.30pm. Restaurant closes 4am. There is a 5 charge after 11pm.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2444

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[ Situations vacant ]

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

* Trustees, Time & Talents Association
* Bar Staff, Utobeer Ltd - The Rake
* Director and Planning Advisor, Willowbrook Centre
* Project Facilitator, Waterloo Green Trust
* Director, Waterloo Green Trust

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

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[ June 2007 issue of 'in SE1' ]

The June issue of our monthly printed what's on guide is out now. It will soon be available to pick up at the usual 70+ locations across the area. Alternatively download and print your own copy at http://www.inSE1.co.uk

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[ Arts reviews from the London SE1 website ]

* Othello at Shakespeare's Globe
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2746

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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

* Local venue to hire for a party
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72008
* JAM FACTORY Planning Determination Meeting - TUESDAY
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71997
* Cranial osteopath
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71991
* Illumiinated spike on the top of MCH
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71956
* Alarm installer
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71947
* Old Kent Road gin palace
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71936
* Fitness Classes
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71934
* El Vergel, Lant St - Open on Saturdays!
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71899
* Mumbai restaurant
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71874
* Bogus Charity Collector?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71871
* Handymen
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71844
* Fawkham House in Dunton Road - history
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/71831

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

* Office Space Required in Waterloo Area
* Office Space Borough High St
* Business banking - who is good?

http://forum.betterbankside.co.uk

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[ Noticeboard ]

BANKSIDE GALLERY NEEDS VOLUNTEERS
Situated next to Tate Modern, Bankside Gallery is the home of the Royal Watercolour Society and The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers.

The gallery has a full programme of exhibitions, with the emphasis on watercolour and printmaking. 

Why not join the friendly team of volunteers who pour wine at private biews and help with the monthly mailings?
For further information call Bankside Gallery (020 7928 7521) or email info@banksidegallery.com

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