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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 398

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Daily local news & features: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk

Monday 23 June 2008                           ISSN 1750-0656

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IN THIS BULLETIN
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* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Advert: Vervena Hair & Beauty Salon, Mill Street
* What's on this week
* Local job vacancies: 2 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

* Celebs at Cathedral for Rolling Stone daughter's wedding
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3369

* Anti-racism march from Tooley Street to Trafalgar Square
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3368

* Disabled patients picket hospital open day
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3367

* Tony Hart opens Art House at Cathedral School
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3365

* Tesco submits plans for Old Kent Road store redevelopment
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3356

* Woman found unconscious in Thames near Lambeth Bridge
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3361

* Pedestrian injured in New Kent Road coach collision
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3360

* Shipp's Tearooms shut by Borough Market lease dispute
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3359

* Royal visit to Albert Embankment maritime HQ 
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3357

* Tabard Gardens: teen charged with attempted murder
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3362

* 16-year-old arrested over Tabard Gardens stabbing
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3358

* Teenager in critical condition ... Tabard Gardens stabbing
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3355

* Waterloo schoolchildren meet Tropical Forest Roadshow
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3364

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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'.


SUMMER MUSIC WITH PORTCULLIS SINGERS
Monday 23 June
1.10pm-1.50pm  at Christ Church Southwark, 27 Blackfriars
Road; free
Summer music with the Portcullis Singers. A seasonal
selection of light music including some comic numbers. Also
two recitations by resident poet. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4053


RUPERT BROCKSTEIN'S BLOOD RED LETTERS: FREE ROXY SCREENING
Monday 23 June
8pm at Roxy Bar & Screen, 128-132 Borough High Street; free
Dexter Fletcher and Sylvester McCoy star in a new British
Independent film, with writer/director Nick Tyrone and cast
in attendance for a post-screening Q&A. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4920


TABARD GARDENS SOUTH TENANTS' & RESIDENTS' ASSOCIATION
Tuesday 24 June
7pm at Hankey Hall, Hankey Place
Come along to find out what's happening in Tabard Gardens
South and take part in the Tenants & Residents Association. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4430


CUBAN MUSIC & FOOD IN EMMA CONS GARDENS, WATERLOO
Wednesday 25 June
5pm-7pm at Emma Cons Gardens, The Cut; free
Cuban band Tumbao Tivoli with Cuban food, cocktails and
smoothies from Cubana.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4811


IF BUILDINGS COULD SPEAK: GUIDED BIKE RIDE
Wednesday 25 June
6pm-9pm; meet at Waterloo Millennium Green, Waterloo Road;
7; book online via http://www.lfa2008.org
Guided bike ride with architectural writer David Littlefield
on embedded dreams. Part of the London Festival of
Architecture.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4748


NEW MUSIC FROM JAPAN AT TSURU
Wednesday 25 June
6.30pm at Tsuru, 4 Canvey Street; free
Tsuru's monthly event plays host to both unsigned &
releasing Japanese musical artists. This month's event will
feature a live set from Radio 3 & Resonance FM DJ Paul
Fisher with the launch of his CD compilation The Rough Guide
to the Music of Japan.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4877


FREE OPEN-AIR MOVIES AT THE SCOOP - FINAL WEEK
Wednesday 25, Thursday 26 & Friday 27 June
9.30pm (take your seats by 9.15pm; first-come, first-served)
at The Scoop,  More London Riverside; free
Free open-air movie screenings in The Scoop amphitheatre
next to City Hall at More London near Tower Bridge. Show may
be cancelled in the event of rain. Local firm Amano will be
selling barbecued food and providing a bar. 
* Wednesday: WITHNAIL & I
  Details: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4540
* Thursday: DON'T LOOK NOW
  Details: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4541
* Friday: THE SOUND OF MUSIC
  Details: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4542


RUSH HOUR CONCERT IN WATERLOO
Thursday 26 June
6pm-7.15pm  at St John's Waterloo,  Waterloo Road; free
Avoid the rush. Enjoy some great music and a glass of wine
in this free concert performed by some of Britain's
brightest young stars from the Southbank Sinfonia.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4838


BARBECUE IN ST MARY MAGDALEN CHURCHYARD, BERMONDSEY STREET
Friday 27 June
6.30pm-9pm  at St Mary Magdalen,  Bermondsey Street; free
St Mary Magdalen church starts its Church Weekend with a
free barbecue in the churchyard - all welcome. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4752


OPEN DAY AT ST MARY MAGDALEN, BERMONDSEY
Saturday 28 June
10am-3pm  at St Mary Magdalen, Bermondsey Street
Guided tours of Bermondsey's historic parish church will be
available.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4682


SUMMER FETE AT TOWER BRIDGE CARE CENTRE, BRICKLAYERS ARMS
Saturday 28 June
12.30pm at Tower Bridge Care Centre, 1 Tower Bridge Road
Annual summer fete at the care home by the Bricklayers Arms
flyover. Barbecue and stalls.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4794


NORTH LAMBETH PARISH FETE IN LAMBETH PALACE GARDEN
Saturday 28 June
2pm-5pm  at Lambeth Palace, Lambeth Palace Road; 3
(concessions available)
An opportunity to enjoy the gardens of Lambeth Palace,
listen to the South London Jazz Orchestra, take tea, Thai
satay or hot dogs and buy books, home made cakes, jams and
marmalade, plants, bric a brac etc. Have a go on the
Tombola, the raffle or other sideshows. Raising money for
churches in North Lambeth and the St Thomas' Hospital Stroke
Unit.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4482


MPT: BIG FREEZE ON SOUTH BANK
Saturday 28 June
6.07pm around Royal Festival Hall,  Belvedere Road; free
The banks of the river will flood with people, all waiting
for the signal to freeze. The largest freeze yet to descend
on London. Yet not frozen but poised: ready to discover what
happens next. There are rumours the concrete cityscape may
become a dance floor, a film set, a rocket launch-pad...
nobody knows for sure... Come to the South Bank ready to
freeze on the signal just after 6.07.08 pm.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4927


SUMMER CONCERT AT ST MARY MAGDALEN
Saturday 28 June
7.30pm at St Mary Magdalen,  Bermondsey Street; 7 in
advance (9 on the door)
Classical concert featuring a number of ensembles from South
London and an organ recital. In aid of the local Salmon
Youth Centre. Music by Mozart, Schubert, Bach and others.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4681


OPEN AIR SERVICE IN ST MARY MAGDALEN CHURCHYARD
Sunday 29 June
10.30am at St Mary Magdalen,  Bermondsey Street
Special open-air service in St Mary Magdalen churchyard as
part of the parish's Church Weekend.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4753


THE WIZARD OF OZ: FILM FUNDAY AT BFI SOUTHBANK
Sunday 29 June
Workshop 11am; film 2pm at BFI Southbank,  Belvedere Road;
8.60, concs 6.25
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Funday Workshop.
Followed by screening of the 1939 classic. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4687


AROUND THE WORLD IN A DAY
Sunday 29 June
The Hilton London Tower Bridge is inviting local people to
travel "around the world in a day" as part of the Hilton in
the Community Foundation's biggest ever national charity
event. Around the World in a Day participants will
collectively aim to travel the circumference of the earth -
24,901.55 miles - by taking part in one of two events: the
competitive Team Challenge or the more relaxed Miles4fun,
designed for families.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4807


FLAVA FIESTA AT THE SCOOP
Monday 30 June
12 noon-5pm at The Scoop,  More London Riverside; free
Youth empowerment charity Envision is bringing young
Londoners together for an event about ethical and healthy
eating. To mark the Year of Food and Farming, young people
will be creatively campaigning through interactive theatre
and inviting the public to pledge to eat more sustainably.
There will be a range of stalls selling local and fairly
traded food and running activities. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4527


EMPLOYMENT LAW AND HEALTH & SAFETY SEMINAR
Monday 30 June
9.30am-12.45pm at Elan & Co, Unit 3, Cedar Court, 1 Royal
Oak Yard, Bermondsey Street; free
Elan & Co in association with Peninsula Business Services
invite you and a guest to attend a free Employment Law and
Health & Safety seminar. Do you review your Contracts of
Employment and Company Handbooks every six months to ensure
new legislation is included? Are you confident you could
defend (and win) a Tribunal Dispute? Are you aware that the
maximum Compensatory award for Unfair Dismissal is 60,000
(source DTI website)?
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/4859

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{ Local job vacancies }

* Bankside Community Space Caretaker, Better Bankside
* 'One Day...' Project Manager, Better Bankside

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 }

* The Merry Wives of Windsor at Shakespeare's Globe
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3366

* Little Black Dress at the Fashion & Textile Museum
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/3363

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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

* MyBaSE1 - Webber Street
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90252
* Trendiest street in SE1 is...
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90213
* Lend Lease - Olympic Funding?
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90201
* St Thomas' Street Railway Arches
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90186
* Where to hire bikes?
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90178
* Grange Road
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90159
* Pullens Solstice Celebration this weekend
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90157
* Memories of Snowsfields area
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90156
* Local solicitors
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90087
* Post cafe on Bermondsey Street
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90082
* Thai Food Ingredients
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90072
* Incident Becket Street/Tabard Street
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90021
* Bike theft in Chaucer Drive
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/90000
* E&C: back to the drawing board?
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/89994
* School Run Sharing
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/89986
* Elvis on the South Bank
   http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/89974

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 }

* Looking for Designer with Print experience
* Business post services - alternatives to Royal Mail?
* Food deliveries to offices
* Best way to advertise?

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

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