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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 380

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

Monday 18 February 2008                       ISSN 1750-0656

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>> IN THIS BULLETIN
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* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Advert: Low-Cost Clinics for Biodynamic Massage
* What's on this week
* Local job vacancies - 4 jobs this week
* Local 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
 
* Police seek man over Waterloo photographer assault
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3148

* New targeted Thames flood warnings
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3145

* Zaha Hadid Architecture Foundation building cancelled
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3144

* Help to breathe new life into Christ Church Garden
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3150

* Last chance to nominate your Southwark Stars
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3149

* Tea & Coffee Museum founder Edward Bramah dies
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3141

* Doon Street - public inquiry opens re. South Bank tower
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3140

* Oxo Tower turns pink on eve of St Valentine's Day
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3143

* Cabinet ministers visit the Young Vic
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3142

* Haythornthwaite replaces Hollick at Southbank Centre
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3139

* Southwark confirms service cuts and job losses
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3138

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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'.


GUIDED TOUR FOR SENIORS AT BFI SOUTHBANK
Tuesday 19 February
11am-1pm  at BFI Southbank,  Belvedere Road; Booking
essential on 020 7928 3232
See the full range of facilities available at BFI Southbank,
including the Gallery and Mediatheque. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3829


YOUTH IN THE CITY AT MINISTRY OF SOUND
Thursday 21 February
11am-6pm  at Ministry of Sound, 103 Gaunt Street; free
Event for 11-25+ year olds. Workshops on gun and knife
crime, relationships, youth provision and more. Plus
entertainment including special guests such as Kano. If you
want to attend, email youthinthecity@ukyp.org.uk or text
07852 190880.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3864


FREE SOUTHBANK SINFONIA RUSH HOUR CONCERT IN WATERLOO
Thursday 21 February
6pm-7.15pm  at St John's Waterloo,  Waterloo Road; free
Free after-work concert with the Southbank Sinfonia. Simon
Over Conductor Yuka Matsumoto Violin Mozart Symphony No. 33
Beethoven Violin Concerto in D major 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3891


CHILDREN'S CRAFT WORKSHOP AT THE CUMING MUSEUM
Thursday 21 to Saturday 23 February
3.30pm at Cuming Museum, 151 Walworth Road; free
Create your own miniature market stall with colourful goods
to sell on it from around the world. For children aged 7-13
and their carers. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3911


TABLE TOP SALE AT THE WATERLOO ACTION CENTRE
Friday 22 February
12pm-3pm  at Waterloo Action Centre, 14 Baylis Road; free
Bric-a-brac, books, videos, DVDs, tea, coffee and food plus
a range of other interesting tables to tickle your fancy. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3851


SOUTHWARK PLAYHOUSE COMEDY
Friday 22 February
9pm at Southwark Playhouse,  Shipwright Yard; 6
Southwark Playhouse, with its exciting new premises under
the platforms of London Bridge, is striving to provide a
platform for emerging artists - and this includes comedians.
As well as the productions happening it its main space,
Southwark Playhouse is unveiling a brand-new comedy club
based in its spacious theatre bar, designed to showcase the
very best in up-and-coming comedy talent on the London
circuit - and beyond. Fresh, new, cutting edge stand-ups,
character comedians and Edinburgh preview shows will be
making their way beneath the arches in 2008. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4039


PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN ALL-NIGHTER AT BFI IMAX
Saturday 23 February
11.15pm at BFI IMAX, Charlie Chaplin Walk; 25 (conc 18)
All three of the record-breaking blockbuster movies
back-to-back, with breaks for rum - and free tea and coffee
- some keel-hauling and the odd sea-shanty. Snacks are on
sale all night, with alcoholic and soft drinks available at
the bar and free tea and coffee.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3717


FAIRTRADE FAIRGROUND ON THE SOUTH BANK
Sunday 24 February
11am-4pm  at on South Bank near Gabriel's Wharf; free
Come and enjoy a Fairtrade Fairground on the South Bank to
mark the start of 2008's Fairtrade Fortnight. With a
traditional helter skelter and tea cup rides, you can also
try your hand at the Fairtrade coconut shy and decorate
Fairtrade certified cotton T-shirts or get your fortune read
in Fairtrade tea leaves. Speak to a Fairtrade farmer in the
marquee and find out more about how Fairtrade has benefitted
their community and take part in games and activities by
campaign groups.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3882


PETER PAN FILM FUNDAY AT BFI SOUTHBANK
Sunday 24 February
From 11am at BFI Southbank,  Belvedere Road
Not just a film, but a whole Sunday of film fun for all
ages. Film Funday is the BFI's monthly Sunday film event for
all the family. This month's theme is Peter Pan.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4045

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{ Local job vacancies }

* Project Admin Assistant, architecture plb
* Director, Southwark Arts Forum
* Wine Salesperson, Waterloo Wine Co. Ltd
* Client Relationship Manager, Hays Financial Services

Full details at http://www.london-se1.co.uk/classifieds/jobs

Why not advertise your job vacancy here? Only 9.99:
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/classifieds/jobs/add-a-job

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[ Arts Reviews from the London SE1 website ]

* U2 3D at the BFI IMAX
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3147

* Speed-the-Plow at The Old Vic
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3146

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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

* Soft furnishings: repairs and new work
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83811
* TV aerial
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83808
* Handyman/Locksmith/Anyone to change door lever
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83795
* Driving lessons
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83794
* Second-hand Apple Macs?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83793
* Burbage Close incident
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83792
* Cab rapist in London Bridge area - please be careful 
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83772
* Globe House building work
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83755
* Bengal Clipper - possibly my worst ever restaurant
experience
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83690
* Office block extension on Queen Elizabeth Street
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83658
* Attempted Break-In on Bermondsey Street
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83637
* Accountant recommendation
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83625
* St George's Cathedral to be hidden by new buildings?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83603
* Benugo on the South Bank
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83572
* Thieves around the Borough High Street Area
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83570
* Security doors
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83518
* Gastronomica, Bedale Street
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/83506

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 }

* Financial support for ISO 9001 accreditation
* Need a good plumber?
* Retail space needed by local business

Read more at http://forum.betterbankside.co.uk

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