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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 344

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

Monday 11 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: Elan & Co accountants
* 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

* Singing River launches Festival Hall Overture weekend
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2762

* Jam Factory planning decision deferred
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2759

* Tories select London Assembly candidate
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2757

* Murder inquiry as Parliament View girl dies in hospital
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2756

* Brighter corridors at Guy's and St Thomas'
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2758

* Blackfriars Settlement says 'thank you' to volunteers
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2760

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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'.


ALEX GARNETT'S JAZZ AMBASSADORS AT THE SCOOP
Tuesday 12 June
6.30pm at The Scoop,  More London Riverside; free
Pulsating blend of hard-bop and mainstream jazz. City of
London Festival event.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2203


BERMONDSEY COMMUNITY COUNCIL
Tuesday 12 June
7pm at Harris Academy Bermondsey, 55 Southwark Park Road
Meeting for Riverside, Grange and South Bermondsey wards.
Update on local tree issues, updates from local police and
wardens and Community Council Fund for projects and events.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2373


PLANS FOR 235-241 UNION STREET: PUBLIC EXHIBITION
Wednesday 13 June
4pm-7pm  at St Alphege, King's Bench Street
See plans for a mixed-use scheme at the corner of Union
Street and Nelson Square (between Lord Nelson and railway). 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2468


FREE FILMS AT THE SCOOP
SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT, GLASTONBURY
Wednesday 13, Thursday 14 and Friday 15 June
9.15pm at The Scoop,  More London Riverside; free
Annual season of free open-air movie screenings in the
amphitheatre by City Hall. Turn up & take a seat by 9.15pm.
* Wednesday 15 June: Singin' in the Rain
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2251
* Thursday 16 June: In the Heat of the Night
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2252
* Friday 17 June: Glastonbury
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2253


FRENCH MARKET IN LOWER MARSH, WATERLOO
Thursday 14 to Friday 15 June
Traders from France selling breads, cheeses, meat, wines and
other products.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2504


FREE AFTERNOON CONCERT WITH SOUTHBANK SINFONIA
Thursday 14 June
4.30pm at St John's Waterloo, Waterloo Road; free
Southbank Sinfonia presents a concert performed by young
musical stars. Conducted by Edward Gardner, the orchestra
will perform Mozart's Symphony No 35 'Haffner' and Barber's
Violin Concerto.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2500


SOUTH BANK FORUM: CULTURAL QUARTER, LOWER MARSH & LIBRARIES
Thursday 14 June
7pm-9pm at Franklin-Wilkins Building, 150 Stamford Street
Kate Hoey MP and Simon Hughes MP invite local residents to
the South Bank Forum. Topics will include giving every child
in Lambeth and Southwark the chance to be involved with the
arts; a vision for Lambeth libraries and improvements to
Lower Marsh market. Plus general updates and issues from the
floor, Including new CAFOD development at St George's
Cathedral and how to get involved with Southwark Council's
Cleaner, Greener, Safer scheme.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1750


WATERLOO MUSIC: TEXMEX MEETS COUNTRY - EMMA CONS GARDENS
Friday 15 June
5pm-7pm at Emma Cons Gardens,  The Cut; free
TexMex meets country. Live music and carnival street
performers. Food and drink from The Cut Bar & Restaurant.
Part of a series of Friday evening Waterloo Music events
leading up to the Waterloo Carnival in July
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2406


AN AFRICAN'S BLOOD: PLAY ABOUT ABOLITION OF SLAVE TRADE
Friday 15 June
7pm at St John's Waterloo,  Waterloo Road; 5 on the door
Dramatic reading of play tracing the events leading to the
abolition of the slave trade.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2338


WATERLOO COMMUNITY CONFERENCE
Saturday 16 June
10am-1pm  at Waterloo Action Centre, 14 Baylis Road
WaCoCo is the organisation that has been established
following the wind-up of Waterloo Community Regeneration
Trust (WCRT). The conference will provide the opportunity to
find out more about WaCoCo; future plans for WAC, an update
on Section 106 discussions and Community Facilities audit.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2323


OPEN DAY AT COIN STREET FAMILY & CHILDREN'S CENTRE
Saturday 16 June
12 noon-4pm at 99A Upper Ground
Open to all local parents/carers and children. An
opportunity to meet the family & children's centre staff and
find out more about the planned facilities and programmes
for families at the new Coin Street neighbourhood centre
(opening in September). Story telling workshops will take
place during the day with dressing up and complementary
activities in the nursery. Display and information about the
new foundation stage curriculum (birth - 5 years).
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2346


PULSE: CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPE AT COIN STREET FESTIVAL
Saturday 16 June
1pm-7pm  at Bernie Spain Gardens, Upper Ground; free
Bringing central and eastern European sounds to the South
Bank, Pulse 2007 features some of the region's biggest stars
alongside artists from CM Sounds' innovative Art Party
project. With the focus on creating a cross cultural party,
Pulse also offers jazz, world, alternative, dance music
performances alongside great food, and dance and music
workshops for children. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2037


CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY TASTER SESSIONS
Saturday 16 June
at South Bank Alexander Centre, 27A Blackfriars Road; free
Matt Gothill is offering free 30 minute Craniosacral taster
sessions as part of Craniosacral Awareness week. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2392


CELEBRATING SANCTUARY: COIN STREET FESTIVAL
Sunday 17 June
2pm-7pm  at Bernie Spain Gardens, Upper Ground; free
An extraordinary event which gathers together musicians,
dancers and artists from all corners of the globe to
celebrate the positive cultural contribution of refugees to
the UK. The event will also boast a multitude of stalls
selling mouth-watering dishes and thirst-quenching drinks
from all over the world plus food and information stalls in
the festival marketplace. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/2038

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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

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

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[ Arts reviews from the London SE1 website ]

* All Mouth at the Menier Chocolate Factory
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2754

* Roving Mars at BFI IMAX
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2753

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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

* Gormley Figures Petition
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72370
* Primary Schools - Tooley Street?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72361
* Why is there a spider's web on the London Eye?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72353
* Southwark Council Housing Transfer Policy
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72345
* Is anyone else excited about the reopening of the RFH?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72326
* Lambeth ALMO - what's it all about?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72311
* Line Dancing?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72135
* Breakfast near London Bridge
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72097
* Fuzzy's Grub on Tooley Street
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/72071
    
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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