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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 384

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

Monday 17 March 2008                          ISSN 1750-0656

Happy Easter to all our readers

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>> IN THIS BULLETIN
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* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Advert: Affordable shared office space
* What's on this week
* Reader offer: Vacustep London Bridge free trial
* Local job vacancies - 7 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

* Beetham 51-storey Blackfriars tower goes to public inquiry
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3187

* 'Banksy' found on Bankside building site flogged on eBay
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3186

* Kevin Spacey unveils 3 million upgrade of The Cut
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3185

* Children's story projected onto Shell Centre this Easter
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3184

* Heart bypass operation for Archbishop of Southwark
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3183

* Doon Street Tower public inquiry draws to a close
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3182

* Boring Budget with risks says FT's John Willman
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3188

* Victorian medicines go on display in Lambeth
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3181

* Bermondsey women learn handy new skills
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3179

* Harry Potter movie filming at the Millennium Bridge
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3178

* Bungling Tooley Street thieves jailed
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3177

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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'.

SPEED-THE-PLOW - FREE LECTURE AT MORLEY COLLEGE
Wednesday 19 March
6pm-6.30pm at Refectory Annexe, Morley College, 61
Westminster Bridge Road; free
Behind the scenes of The Old Vic's latest production with
the assistant director Annabel Bolton. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3940


BOROUGH & BANKSIDE COMMUNITY PROJECT BANK WORKSHOP
Wednesday 19 March
6pm-8pm  at Charles Dickens Primary School, Lant Street
If you've got an idea to improve the local environment in
Borough & Bankside, come along to this community workshop to
fill in a form to have your idea considered for a new
project bank of local ideas to be implemented when money
becomes available from local developments.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4262


NORTH LAMBETH GOOD FRIDAY PROCESSION OF WITNESS
Good Friday 21 March
10am at Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park & St John's Waterloo,  
Procession of Witness  to Waterloo Station for an ecumenical
service on the station concourse. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3901


NORTH SOUTHWARK GOOD FRIDAY PROCESSION OF WITNESS
Good Friday 21 March
11am at Our Lady of La Salette & St Joseph,  Melior Street
Silent walk of witness focussing on the meaning of Good
Friday. Starting at Our Lady of La Salette in Melior Street
and ending at Christ Church Southwark in Blackfriars Road.
Ecumenical event organised by North Southwark churches of
several denominations.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4195


MORE HOLY WEEK & EASTER CHURCH SERVICES
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/whatson/cat/12


EASTER IN THE BALLROOM AT THE ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL
Good Friday 21, Saturday 22 & Easter Monday 24 March
11am-4pm  at Clore Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere
Road; free
Enjoy a day of family activities.
Good Friday: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4119
Saturday: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4120
Easter Mon: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4121


MORE EASTER HOLIDAY EVENTS FOR CHILDREN
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/whatson/types/family


DIAMOND CELEBRATION FOR SOUTHWARK AT THE UNICORN THEATRE
Saturday 22 March
at Unicorn Theatre, 147 Tooley Street; free
As a culmination of its Diamond Season - celebrating 60
years since Caryl Jenner founded the Unicorn Theatre Company
- the theatre is inviting Southwark residents to come and
join the party. The day will be packed with Japanese themed
events taking place in and around the Unicorn. This will
include sushi making and manga drawing demonstrations, Taiko
drumming and a post-show discussion about how the Japanese
and British see each other.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/3883


DOJO DRUMMERS IN THE SCOOP
Saturday 22 March
12 noon, 1pm, 3pm, 4pm at The Scoop, More London; free
The Dojo Drummers are a vibrant Taiko drum group based at
the Mugen Taiko Dojo, the UK's Centre for Taiko Drumming.
Part of the Unicorn's Community Day.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4061


GONE WITH THE WIND: FREE FILM FOR SOUTHWARK SENIORS
Saturday 22 March
1.30pm at Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road; Free for
over-60s
A free showing of the 1939 film as part of Silver, Southwark
Older People's Festival. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4182


DEREK JARMAN SPECIAL
Sunday 23 March
at Roxy Bar & Screen, 128-132 Borough High Street; 3 cover
for whole day
To coincide with the Derek Jarman exhibition at the
Serpentine, Roxy is screening two of Jarman's feature films,
preceded by a documentary called Derek Jarman: Life as Art
by Andy Kimpton-Nye.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4252


STRICTLY EASTER BALLROOM AT THE ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL
Monday 24 March
4pm at Clore Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road;
free
Heralding the return of regular ballroom dance events at
Southbank Centre, The Clore Ballroom is transformed for four
hours of dancing and performance, compered by Nicky Miles.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4122


FREE EMPLOYMENT LAW AND HEALTH & SAFETY SEMINAR
Wednesday 26 March
Refreshments from 9.30am; seminar 10am-12.45pm at  Elan &
Co, Unit 3 Cedar Court, 1 Royal Oak Yard, Bermondsey Street;
free; booking essential
Elan & Co Chartered Certified Accountants in association
with Peninsula Business Services invite you and a guest to
attend this free seminar.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4256

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{ Local job vacancies }

* Duty Manager, Cafe Manga
* Housekeepers, Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
* Senior Childcare Workers, Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre
* Childcare Workers, Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre
* Part Time Staff, Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre
* Bookeeper, Elan & Co Chartered Certified Accountants
* Internship - Arts Administration, Futures Theatre Company

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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{ Local arts reviews from the London SE1 website }

* Three Hours after Marriage at the Union Theatre
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3189

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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

* Scaffolders
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85285
* Seeking a good dentist
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85268
* Why Lant Street?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85261
* St Saviour's Dock noise
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85252
* St George's Road closed at E & C by police
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85228
* Problem with teenagers?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85211
* Palazzo - cheesy cabaret application
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85174
* Need a flat 11/04 to 18/04
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85171
* Getting rid of cigarette smell in cars
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85163
* One-on-one Spanish lessons near Elephant and Castle
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85074
* Need a GP recommendation...
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85070
* School Buddies
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85055
* Wheat free bread
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/85052

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 }

* Desk space available in Gt Suffolk St
* Clothes retail in Bankside area

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

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