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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 778
 
Monday 5 October 2015                         ISSN 1750-0656

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IN THIS BULLETIN
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* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* What's on this week
* Local job vacancies
* 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 }

* Waterloo Library to shut within six months 
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/8464

* Waterloo Library: Kate Hoey blasts 'sham' consultation
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/8466

* 450 homes planned for Skipton House site at E&C
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/8463

* Southwark planners savage 'crude' space-rocket tower plan
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/8462

* Five and a half years in jail for Tommy Blackmore's killer
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/8465

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{ What's on this week }

GARDEN BRIDGE SOUTH LANDING BUILDING CONSULTATION
Monday 5 October
6pm-8pm  at Waterloo Action Centre, 14 Baylis Road
The Garden Bridge Trust is holding a drop-in event to
present its draft plans for the proposed building where the
bridge will 'land' on the South Bank.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/17350


COMMUNITY FILM CLUB
LONDON'S LATIN QUARTER + OLD KENT ROAD
Monday 5 October
7pm (refreshments from 6.30pm) at Starr Auditorium, Tate
Modern, Bankside; free to members
A short film by Silvia Rothlisberger exploring the
significance of the Latin American community in the Elephant
& Castle followed by Ian Parkin's documentary exploring the
Old Kent Road. Membership of the Community Film Club is open
to those living in Southwark and Lambeth. To join (it's
free), email communityfilmclub@tate.org.uk or call 020 7401
5176.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/17243


END OF SUMMER CELEBRATION - GORGEOUS GARDENS
Tuesday 6 October
5.30pm-6.30pm  at Bernie Spain Gardens,  Upper Ground; free
Join Coin Street'a Gorgeous Gardens community gardening
group for an end of summer celebration with hot drinks and
cakes in the twilight. For more infomation please contact
Natalie Mady on 020 7021 1600 or n.mady@coinstreet.org.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/17363


LAMBETH PALACE GARDEN OPEN DAY
Wednesday 7 October
12pm-3pm  at Lambeth Palace,  Lambeth Palace Road; 4
(children free)
Lambeth Palace has the oldest continuously cultivated garden
in London, and it is now open to the public on the first
Wednesday of the month. Teas and coffee available. This is
the final open day of the 2015 season.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/16970


SKIPTON HOUSE REDEVELOPMENT EXHIBITION
Thursday 8 to Saturday 10 October
Thu & Fri 12 noon-7pm; Sat 10am-4pm at Keyworth Centre,
Keyworth Street
London & Regional Properties plan to redevelop Skipton House
on London Road into an "exciting new cultural and community
destination" with up to 450 new homes as well as double the
current office space. Learn about the plans at this public
exhibition.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/17349


FREE LUNCHTIME CONCERT
Thursday 8 October
1pm at St George the Martyr,  Borough High Street; free
Han-Sae Jang will play piano pieces by Janacek, Debussy and
Liszt. The recital lasts approximately 50 minutes, followed
by light refreshments and a chance to meet the artist.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/17353


WE KNIT WATERLOO LAUNCH EVENT
Thursday 8 October
5pm-8.30pm  at Yardsmen, 95-96 Lower Marsh; book a place at
https://goo.gl/26kMV4
The official launch of the We Knit Waterloo community
project. Knitters can expect music, nibbles and cocktails as
well as some introductory knitting advice. Aimed at
'knitting' Waterloo's historic high street back together
with a unique and colourful approach to shop signage, the
project will see more than 50 individual hand-knitted panels
created for the shops, cafes and restaurants found along
Lower Marsh and The Cut. Supported by the Mayor of London's
High Street Fund, the project will culminate in an outdoor
exhibition of panels on Emma Cons Gardens in March 2016.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/17364


A TAROT TOUR OF LONDON - SOUTH EAST LONDON FOLKLORE SOCIETY
Thursday 8 October
8pm at The Old King's Head, Kings Head Yard, 45-49 Borough
High Street; 3 (conc 1.50); reservations
nigelofbermondsey@gmail.com
Geraldine Beskin of the Atlantis Bookshop is a Londoner and
occultist and is delighted to combine the two as she
presents the capital from a fresh, new angle.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/17357


CARIBBEAN FAMILY HISTORY SURGERY
Saturday 10 October
2pm at Waterloo Library, 114-118 Lower Marsh; free
Join the Black Cultural Archives for an investigation into
your own Lambeth and Carribean family tree. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/17355


FUNDRAISING CONCERT
Monday 12 October
7.30pm at St John's Waterloo, 73 Waterloo Road; 10 (conc
5) sold on the door
South London community choirs Bermondsey Voices and ODI
Voices come together with local singers, bell ringers,
dancers, musicians, actors and community groups to fundraise
for the Robes Project winter night shelter for homeless
people. Wine is served in the interval and there will be a
raffle.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/17360 

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{ Local job vacancies }

* Freelance Maintenance & Admin Officer

See 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 }

* 2 room office on Southwark Bridge Road

See 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 }

* Sunday roast
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/197255
* Office furniture sources
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/197173
* Vodafone coverage
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/197138
* Hatfields Green ASB
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/197077
* Del'Aziz
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/197042
    
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 }

* Wanted: office for architects in SE1
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/7/196138

To see all the current active forum topics, go to:
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/list/7

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