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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 860

Monday 22 May 2017                          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
* Local volunteering opportunities

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{ Local news & features from the London SE1 website }

* Video: first Bermondsey & Old Southwark election hustings
  (chaired by Stephen Hance at Southwark Cathedral)
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/9218

* Audio: second Bermondsey & Old Southwark election hustings
  (chaired by Evan Davis at St Mary Newington)
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/9223

* Green wall proposal for Lambeth North station
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/9219

* New support for out-of-work over-50s at Waterloo Job Shop
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/9222

* 'Smart benches' with wifi & USB chargers coming to SE1
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/9217

* Westminster Bridge attack: South Bank Patrol praised
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/9221

* Waterloo Travelodge: pay extra & get a KitKat in your room
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/9220

* Coming soon: The Great Get Together Bankside (Sun 18 June)
Read more at http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18804

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{ What's on this week }

PABLO PICASSO: COMMUNITY FILM CLUB
Monday 22 May
7pm (doors open 6.30pm) at Tate Exchange, Tate Modern,
Bankside; free to members
Join artist Jessica Voorsanger for the second of a trio of
film screenings that focus on the lives of artists.
Exploring the life of Spanish artist Pablo Picasso, enjoy a
selection of films including Trimming Pablo (2011) with
Director Tim Newton. No need to book a place. Community Film
Club membership is open to those living in Southwark and
Lambeth. To join, email communityfilmclub@tate.org.uk or
call 020 7401 5176.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18772


CROSSBONES MAY FAIR
Tuesday 23 May
5pm at Cross Bones Graveyard,  Redcross Way; free
A special opening and promenade performance on the site of
the outcasts' burial ground, exploring its stranger than
fiction true story and the amazing creative works it has
inspired. 5pm: Special garden opening 5.30pm: John Crow's
magical mystery tour of the garden with dramatic
interventions by Between Teeth Theatre and other performers
6pm: Performance in the garden of songs and poems for
Crossbones hosted by John Constable aka John Crow with
singers Cunning Folk, Kirsten Morrison and Marianne Hyatt
and poets Mamta Sagar and Ana Seferovic. 7pm: the 156th
Crossbones Vigil for the Outcast (at the Red Gates in
Redcross Way) - bring mementos to tie to the gates and maybe
a song or poem for Crossbones.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18781


LAMBETH PALACE - NATIONAL GARDENS SCHEME OPEN EVENING
Wednesday 24 May
5.30pm-8pm  at Lambeth Palace,  Lambeth Palace Road; £5
(children free)
As part of the National Gardens Scheme, the Archbishop of
Canterbury is opening the gardens of Lambeth Palace to
visitors. There are regular monthly open days but this is a
rare opportunity for members of the public to see the
gardens outside of working hours.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18608


HOSPITALITY RECRUITMENT FAIR
Thursday 25 May
10am-12pm  at Waterloo Action Centre, 14 Baylis Road
WeAreWaterloo, together with EmploySE1, are hosting an open
Hospitality Recruitment Fair. This is a great opportunity
for candidates to meet directly with the hiring managers of
some of the leading hotels and restaurants in SE1 and start
working towards a career in hospitality. Candidates should
bring copies of their CV and proof of their right to work in
the UK.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18782


HIGHER EDUCATION AND ADVANCED LEARNING OPEN DAY
Thursday 25 May
3pm-6pm  at Morley College, 61 Westminster Bridge Road;
free; book at http://bit.ly/HEOpenDay
Would you like to take your learning further? Considering
going to university or making a career change? Come along to
the college's Open Day to find out if a part-time Access to
HE or Higher National Diploma (HND) course is right for you.
On the day: speak to tutors, get advice and guidance on
finance and attend dedicated workshops.


CARAVAN SHORTS
Thursday 25 to Saturday 27 May
12 noon-2pm & 5pm-7pm at outside OMEARA, Flat Iron Square,
Union Street; free; book a slot at
http://caravanshortsmerge.brownpapertickets.com
A 15-minute theatre production from a caravan, produced by
Robert Linde. Nine audience members at a time can experience
one of eight short dramas in this intimate and exciting
setting. The caravan will move locations throughout the
Bankside area over the course of the Merge Festival.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18777


UNIQLO TATE LATES
Friday 26 May
6pm-10pm  at Tate Modern,  Bankside; free
Experience the gallery after hours with a mix of art, music,
film and workshops. Find emerging and established DJs
selected by NTS Radio, alongside world-class exhibitions,
discover pop-up talks, playful artistic activations and
hands-on workshops. Or simply enjoy the space, the music,
the views and the food and drink.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18656


DRAW AND TOUR: SOUTHWARK CATHEDRAL'S MONUMENTS
Saturday 27 May
10.30am-11.30am  at Southwark Cathedral,  London Bridge;
£6.50 from https://drawmonuments.eventbrite.co.uk
Enjoy the history of the monuments of Southwark Cathedral
whilst taking the opportunity to sketch the beautiful spaces
of this great building. A cathedral guide will share with
you the stories behind the monuments and the men and women
who are remembered. This tour will cover six stops in the
cathedral for an hour of drawing and touring. Please bring
your own art materials.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18785


SOAPBOX SCIENCE
Saturday 27 May
2pm-5pm  at Bernie Spain Gardens,  Upper Ground; free
Some of London's leading female scientists take to their
soapboxes to showcase their science to the general public on
the Thames Path. The event's mission remains the same: to
help eliminate gender inequality in science by raising the
profile, and challenging the public's view, of women and
science. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18576


FERIA DE LONDRES - SPANISH FESTIVAL
Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 May
Sat 12 noon-10pm; Sun 12 noon-9pm at Potters Fields Park,
Tooley Street; free
Anadalusian-style Spanish fair featuring tapas, seafood,
meats, Spanish wine and sherry and Flamenco music and
entertainment.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18755


ET ECCE IN TERRAE MOTUS: A POWERFUL AWAKENING
Saturday 27 May
5pm-6pm  at Southwark Cathedral,  London Bridge; free
Free hour-long concert by Gothic Voices and the choir of
Oslo Cathedral
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18779


TWISTS & TRANSFORMATIONS: DICKENS' LONDON BOROUGH
Tuesday 30 May
5.30pm-12am  at Borough Underground Station,  Borough High
Street; £5; book at http://se1.info/2roFrmD 
Join CoolTan Arts for a guided walk exploring Dickens's
early childhood, revisiting early Victorian London south of
the river. By encountering the traumatic twists in Dickens's
early years, as he took his first tentative steps into this
new city of opportunity, your guide will reveal something of
his restless spirit, manifest in his compulsive
night-walking and his feelings of 'houselessness'.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18783


TREE OR FALSE?
Tuesday 30 May
6.15pm at Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park,  Lambeth Road;
free; book at
https://woodlandtrusttickets.cloudvenue.co.uk/
londontreeweektreeorfalse
Reckon you know the facts from the fibs about trees &
nature? This is a fun and interactive walkshop which will
follow the park's "Ice Age Tree Trail" to bolster your
knowledge of interesting tree facts with a unique spin on
"true or false". All participants will be provided with a
unique make-your-own identification guide and learning
journal which will be used throughout the event. Funded by
the Woodland Trust for London Tree Week. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18784

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{ Local job vacancies }

* Bankside Urban Gardener (maternity cover)
* Key-Holder / Office Administrator, Draper Hall
* Community Engagement Manager, Science Gallery London

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 }

* Modern Office Space in Basement in trendy Bermondsey
* Rent an office where you can have a sign outside

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 }

* Builder/Brickie needed
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/211828
* Automatic deletion of social history
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/211820
* General Election 2017 - Bermondsey & Old Southwark
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/211794
 
To see all the current active forum topics, go to:
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/list/1

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{ Local volunteering opportunities }

* Volunteer to assist in teaching dressmaking, tailoring 
and clothing alterations
* Beautiful Balin garden volunteer

See http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/volunteering/

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