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SE1 Direct 487: Arts Market, Live Art & Porch Sale
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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 487

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

Monday 8 March 2010                           ISSN 1750-0656

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IN THIS BULLETIN
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* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Advert: Bring your baby to your workouts!
* What's on this week
* Win a foot health check with Stress Exchange's podiatrist
* 2 local job vacancies this week
* Small offices & desk spaces for rent
* 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

* Future of Bankside, Borough, London Bridge: have your say
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4397

* Boris Crossrail levy on Elephant and Waterloo rejected
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4396

* Southwark Station platform ticket cut to 20p
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4395

* Waterloo roadsweeper Dave Squires immortalised in mosaic
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4394

* Park Plaza and H10 hotels open in Waterloo
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4393

* Tower Bridge: three months of night-time closures planned
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4392

* Boris Johnson on South Bank for music education launch
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4391

* Homophobic abuse on Northern line train - police appeal
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4390

* Waterloo Station's famous clock to be restored
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4389

* Bermondsey's Cllr Denise Capstick back from Afghanistan
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4398

* Kate Hoey speaks at launch of Southwark's Zimbabwe link
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4388

* Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg at Elephant & Castle 
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/4387

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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'.


JOIN ME ON THE BRIDGE: INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY
Monday 8 March
12pm at Millennium Bridge,  Bankside; free
On International Women's Day thousands of women (and men)
worldwide will gather on bridges from San Francisco to Congo
to call for an end to war and to demonstrate that women can
build the bridges of peace and hope. Join Women for Women
International at Victoria Embankment Gardens at 10am. From
there you can walk to the Millennium Bridge to stand in
solidarity with women all over the world and gather for a
photo at 12 noon. There will be a women's festival along the
Embankment.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8597


ARTS MARKET AT ELEPHANT & CASTLE
Monday 8 to Thursday 11 March
11am-6pm (Thu till 9pm) at London College of Communication,
Elephant & Castle
Students sell their arts and crafts. The Students' Union at
the University of the Arts London invites the university
community and public to come and shop. It is a great
opportunity to grab a unique present or treat for yourself
and for students to raise a bit of money. Last year all
sorts of things were for sale, from jewellery and
hand-knitted garments to letterpress posters.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8450


BANKSIDE, BOROUGH & LONDON BRIDGE PLANNING FRAMEWORK
CONSULTATION
Monday 8 March
6pm at Shakespeare's Globe,  New Globe Walk
Learn about Southwark Council's new planning document that
will shape the future of Bankside, Borough and London Bridge
- and have your say. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8667


COMMUNITY FILM CLUB AT TATE MODERN: ROUTEMASTER BUS
Monday 8 March
7pm (refreshments from 6.30pm) at Starr Auditorium, Tate
Modern,  Bankside; free
Captain, entertainer, Samaritan and guide, a bus conductor
also sees things that the rest of us don't. Made in
association with the London Transport Museum, this Arena
film tells the stories of five conductors from five decades
of London's history. Plus screening of four short films made
by members of the Community Film Club. Membership of the
Community Film Club is aimed at those living in Southwark
and Lambeth. To become a member (it's free) email
communityfilmclub@tate.org.uk or join at door.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8328


THE ROLE OF ELECTRICITY IN THE MORPHOLOGY OF THE UNIVERSE
Tuesday 9 March
6pm-7pm  at Bankside Community Space, 18 Great Guildford
Street; free
Artist Paul Malone takes you on a unique and controversial
tour of the Universe.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8529


RECENT LOCAL ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND HISTORICAL WORK
Tuesday 9 March
7.30pm (refreshments from 7pm) at New Cut Housing
Co-Operative Hall, 106 The Cut; £1
Southwark & Lambeth Archaeological Society symposium with
various speakers:
* Julian Bowsher on recent work at the London Shakespearean
theatres
* Portia Askew and Caroline Marais on the work of the Young
Archaeologists' Club
* Current work on the Thameslink building sites in Southwark 
* Stephen Humphrey on the Cluniac houses in England and
Bermondsey Abbey
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/7518


BANKSIDE, BOROUGH & LONDON BRIDGE PLANNING FRAMEWORK
COMMUNITY CONSULTATION
Wednesday 10 March
12pm at Ability Media Centre, 56 Southwark Bridge Road
Learn about Southwark Council's new planning document that
will shape the future of Bankside, Borough and London Bridge
- and have your say.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8656


BOROUGH BOOK GROUP
Wednesday 10 March
6.15pm at The Table, 85 Southwark Street; free
The Borough book group will this month discuss The Girl with
the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson. Copies can be collected
at John Harvard Library. Please contact
eugenia.atta@southwark.gov.uk to pick up a copy of the book
or make further enquiries.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8586


6 DEGREES OF SEPARATION - NETWORKING EVENT
Wednesday 10 March
6.30pm at Waterloo Brasserie, 119 Waterloo Road; £20 in aid
of Save the Children; email info@shonarowan.co.uk to book
Peak performance coach Shona Rowan has invited people from
many different backgrounds to this networking evening in aid
of Save the Children's Haiti appeal.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8673


BOROUGH & BANKSIDE COMMUNITY COUNCIL
Wednesday 10 March
7pm at Ability Media Centre, 56 Southwark Bridge Road
Meeting for Cathedrals and Chaucer wards. Meet your
councillors, hear about local projects and have your say.
Plus regular reports from local police officers and
community wardens.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/7005


WATERLOO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT GROUP GENERAL MEETING
Wednesday 10 March
7pm at Waterloo Action Centre, 14 Baylis Road
Learn about plans to redevelop Imprima House in Waterloo
Road as a 145-bed student residence.
And a consultation on Southwark Council's new planning
document that will shape the future of Bankside, Borough and
London Bridge.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/7939


MOZART'S APOLLO ET HYACINTHUS AT THE ROSE THEATRE
Wednesday 10 to Friday 12 March
7.30pm at Rose Theatre Exhibition, 56 Park Street; £10 (conc
£8) from 020 7261 9565 or boxoffice@rosetheatre.org.uk
The Rose Opera Company presents Mozart's "Apollo et
Hyacinthus" - written when he was just eleven years old.
Performed at Shakespeare's original theatre, The Rose. Join
Rose Opera Company's first ever production for an evening of
greek myth, beautiful music, and fabulous singing!
Accompanied by The Rose Opera Orchestra Bookings
Performances start at 7.30pm Tickets £10.00 / £8.00
concessions Box office: 020 7261 9565 Email:
boxoffice@rosetheatre.org.uk 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8555


LUNCHTIME RECITAL IN THE BOROUGH
Thursday 11 March
1pm at St George the Martyr,  Borough High Street; free
Tom Lidbetter (piano) and Tadek Chylinski-Reid (flute).
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8683


RUSH HOUR CONCERT IN WATERLOO
Thursday 11 March
6pm at St John's Waterloo,  Waterloo Road; free
Free concert by young musicians from Southbank Sinfonia.
Performed alongside, and coached by, members of the Academy
of St Martin in the Fields. Enjoy a free glass of wine.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8309


WATERLOO LIBRARY BOOK GROUP
Thursday 11 March
6.30pm-8pm  at Waterloo Library, 114-118 Lower Marsh; free
Discussing Let The Right One In by John Lindqvist. The
library buys fifteen copies of each title chosen. New
members always welcome. Attending the group is free but
there is a small charge for refreshments (wine and crisps)
for those who want them. Contact librarian Stephen Males on
020 7926 8751 for further details.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8549


SOUTH BANK FORUM: LOWER MARSH, ST THOMAS' & JUBILEE GARDENS
Thursday 11 March
7pm at Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, 108 Stamford Street
Quarterly meeting for South Bank residents convened by MPs
Kate Hoey and Simon Hughes. Agenda includes improvements at
St Thomas' Hospital, full steam ahead for The Railway
Children at Waterloo's Old Vic Tunnels, next steps for Lower
Marsh Market and building a stronger community with WaCoCo.
Ted Inman will give an update on plans to improve Jubilee
Gardens. Plus your chance to raise issues from the floor.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8494


BANKSIDE, BOROUGH & LONDON BRIDGE PLANNING FRAMEWORK
COMMUNITY CONSULTATION
Thursday 11 March
7pm at Bankside Community Space, 18 Great Guildford Street
Learn about Southwark Council's new planning document that
will shape the future of Bankside, Borough and London Bridge
- and have your say. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8657


UNKNOWN GHOSTS OF LONDON
Thursday 11 March
8pm at The Old King's Head, Kings Head Yard, 45-49 Borough
High Street; £2.50 (conc £1.50)
Alan Murdie talks about some of Londonís ghosts ranging from
haunted old prisons, a stately mansion, a court house and a
West End cinema. What do these studies reveal about the
nature of ghost experiences and when they are most likely to
happen? A South East London Folklore Society event.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8498


A LONG NIGHT IN LONDON
Thursday 11 to Saturday 13 March
7.30pm at Network Theatre, 246a Lower Road; £10 from
www.networktheatre.org
'Work in progress' performances of a new play a new play by
Bernie C. Byrnes followed by a Q&A session with the author
and members of the Stairway to Heaven Memorial Trust plus a
chance meet some survivors of the disaster. The Bethnal
Green Tube shelter disaster took place on the evening of
Wednesday 3 March 1943.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8540


BOOK GROUP AT JOHN HARVARD LIBRARY
Friday 12 March
1pm-2pm  at John Harvard Library, 211 Borough High Street;
free
The John Harvard Library Book Group will be discussing
Shadow Of The Wind by Markus Zusak. Coffee and tea will be
provided. To pick up a copy of the book or find out more
about the group email eugenia.atta@southwark.gov.uk 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8585


LUNCHTIME RECITAL IN WATERLOO
Friday 12 March
1.10pm-1.50pm  at St John's Waterloo,  Waterloo Road; free
Marcelle Zahra Haydn: Sonata in E flat major no.49 Chopin:
Barcarolle Op.60 Chopin/Liszt: "Meine Freuden" Granados:
Allegro de Concierto 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8598


LIVE ART: FUNDRAISER NEAR LONDON BRIDGE
Friday 12 March
12pm-12am  at Arch 897,  Holyrood Street; free; RSVP:
cp@hope4c.org 020 7159 3339
* Artists in action 12pm-3pm
* Exhibition viewing and auction 7pm-9.30pm
* DJs and visual audio performance 9.30pm-Midnight
Vodafone World of Difference winner Charlotte Pawle is
organising an art fundraiser for children's charity Hope for
Children. There will be something for everyone at this
event, from painting and photography to illustration and
street art. The line-up includes a mix up of prominent and
inspirational young talent with fresh design graduates.
There will be an auction on all artwork shown and a chance
to witness the artists create a joint mosaic live. Plus,
experience live visual audio performance and special guest
DJ sets. There will be stalls selling accessories, small
artworks, hand crafted Ugandan cards and kitsch cakes. The
event is to raise money for an intervention centre for
street children in Kampala, Uganda.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8671


PORCH SALE IN TRINITY CHURCH SQUARE
Saturday 13 March
10am-3pm  at Henry Wood Hall,  Trinity Church Square
Another of Trinity Newington Residents' Association's
popular porch sales, by permission of Henry Wood Hall.
Hundreds of secondhand books plus CDs, DVDs and bric-a-brac
at great prices. Donations of books etc are welcome. Please
contact TNRA on 07726 305325 or info@tnra.net.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/8548

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{ Competition }

Win a foot health check with Stress Exchange's podiatrist
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/stress-exchange/

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{ Local job vacancies }

* Part-time Receptionists, Siobhan Davies Dance
* Director, Southwark Arts Forum

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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{ Small offices & desk spaces for rent }

* Desks available @ 1 Bermondsey Sq (£225 pcm +VAT)
* Shared warehouse conversion near London Bridge
* Self contained secure office space, Southwark Studios
* Commercial space to let - Alaska Buildings

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

Why not advertise your office space here? Only £9.99:
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/classifieds/offices/post-advert

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{ Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum }

Our weekly digest of new topics started at
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/list/1

* In praise of Southwark Council
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123487
* Camera Crew Filming in Trinity Church Square on Saturday
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123484
* Motorcycle Safety
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123430
* Plug for local electrician
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123425
* Major works/section 20
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/8/123414
* Chinooks over Bermondsey.
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123360
* Cast Iron Radiators
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123357
* Bermondsey fire - no trains at London Bridge Station
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123351
* Pet centre next to railway arch Elephant cordoned off?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123341
* Police cordon - Tanner Street/ (Jamaica Road end)
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123338
* Reasonable, Reliable Laptop repairs
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123292
* Elephants at Elephant!
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123280
* Great Dover Street - quality of new road surface
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/123275
    
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 }

* Local business meet ups?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/7/122340
* Temporary storage needed for local charity
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/7/122448
* Trade Waste
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/7/122055
 
Read more at http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/list/7

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