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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 876

Monday 4 September 2017                       ISSN 1750-0656

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IN THIS BULLETIN
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* What's on this week
* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Local job vacancies
* Small offices & desk spaces for rent

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ST GEORGE'S QUARTER DEVELOPMENT PUBLIC EXHIBITION
Monday 4 September 
12pm-2pm at Clarence Centre for Enterprise and Innovation, 1
St George's Circus
First in a series of three public exhibitions to showcase
the proposed redevelopment of LSBU's campus and the new 'St
George's Quarter'. Come and see the plans for yourself and
share your thoughts. The plans for St George's Quarter have
been drawn up by architects WilkinsonEyre and include an
accessible new learning centre, a galleried performing arts
theatre and a creative design centre. Come to one of these
three public exhibitions to view the plans and provide
feedback to LSBU in advance of a planning application being
submitted to Southwark Council.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18980


LAMBETH PALACE LIBRARY OPEN DAY
Monday 4 September
12pm-3pm  at Lambeth Palace,  Lambeth Palace Road; free
Lambeth Palace Library's collections date from the ninth
century to the present day, their broad scope reflecting the
Church of England's involvement in national and
international history. Visit the reading room, talk to the
staff, and learn more about the library's collections and
services. There is also a chance to see the Great Hall of
Lambeth Palace, which includes an exhibition commemorating
the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Entry is via the
Library entrance on Lambeth Palace Road. Part of the Lambeth
Heritage Festival 2017.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18985


FROGMORE UFFORD STREET HOTEL DEVELOPMENT PUBLIC DROP-IN
SESSION
Tuesday 5 September
5pm-8.30pm  at St Andrew's Short Street,  Short Street
Frogmore is inviting local residents to attend two public
drop-in sessions to learn more about their emerging
proposals for a site on Ufford Street, formerly part of the
adjacent FE college. The site is currently vacant and has
planning permission for a residential scheme of 60 flats.
Frogmore has now acquired the site and is developing
proposals for a hotel at this location, which will be
similar to the built form of the approved residential
scheme. As the proposals are at a formative stage, Frogmore
would like to offer residents living close to the site the
opportunity to view the proposals, speak to members of the
project team, and provide comments and feedback.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18978


MORLEY'S MURALS: PAST AND PRESENT
Wednesday 6 September
6pm at Morley College, 61 Westminster Bridge Road; free;
booking essential via elaine.andrews@morleycollege.ac.uk
An illustrated talk on Morley College's murals, by Elaine
Andrews, Learning Resources Centre Manager. There will also
be a chance to visit the Edward Bawden and Justin Todd
Canterbury Tales murals in the College Refectory. Part of
the Lambeth Heritage Festival 2017.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18988


350TH ANNIVERSARY WALK AROUND THE WALCOT ESTATE
Thursday 7 September
7pm at The Three Stags, 67-69 Kennington Road; free; booking
essential via archives@lambeth.gov.uk or 020 7926 6076
Lambeth archivist Jon Newman leads a guided walk around the
Walcot Estate in the year of the charity's 350th
anniversary. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18664


SOUTH BANK FORUM
Thursday 7 September
7pm-9pm  at Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, 108 Stamford
Street
Regular meeting for South Bank and Waterloo residents
convened by Kate Hoey MP and Neil Coyle MP together with
councillors from Bishop's ward (Lambeth) and Cathedrals ward
(Southwark).
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18965


PUBLIC MEETING: ELEPHANT & CASTLE SHOPPING CENTRE
DEVELOPMENT
Thursday 7 September
7pm at St Peter's Walworth,  Liverpool Grove SE17
The Walworth Society is hosting a public meeting at which
Delancey, the developers of the Shopping Centre and 'town
centre' at the Elephant & Castle, will be presenting the
latest revisions to their planning application ahead of a
likely Southwark planning committee decision in the autumn. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18972


MUSICITY LONDON
Friday 8 to Sunday 10 September
Musicity invites musicians to choose a building and then
create new songs and compositions inspired by the design,
history or their personal connections to that place. The new
track is then available for free streaming or download via
the new, free Musicity app on any smartphone, but only at
that particular location, so using the ubiquitous technology
used by millions to consume songs to make a deeper
connection with the music. Running from 8-10 September, the
Musicity London event will focus on Southwark. Musicians
with strong connections to the area are making music to be
collected by exploring the streets with the Musicity app;
and the buildings themselves will become venues for live
performances and discussions. Each Southwark location has
been chosen and tracks created. Artists and their buildings
of choice: 
* Sean O'Hagan - Peckham Library
* Moses Boyd - Canada Water Bus Station 
* Throwing Shade - Borough Market
* Stick in the Wheel - Finnish Church Rotherhithe 
* Hejira - Time and Talents, Bermondsey Street 
* William Doyle - The Shard 
* patten - Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18996


CHINESE FOOD FESTIVAL
Friday 8 to Sunday 10 September
Fri & Sat 11am-10pm; Sun 11am-7pm at Potters Fields Park,
Tooley Street; free
Three-day food festival next to Tower Bridge.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18975


TNRA PORCH SALE
Saturday 9 September
10am-3pm  at Henry Wood Hall,  Trinity Church Square; free
Hundreds of secondhand books at very cheap prices. Also CDs,
DVDs and bric-a-brac. In aid of Trinity Newington Residents'
Association funds. No entry charge.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18966


FROGMORE UFFORD STREET HOTEL DEVELOPMENT PUBLIC DROP-IN
SESSION
Saturday 9 September
10am-1pm  at St Andrew's Short Street,  Short Street
Frogmore is inviting local residents to attend two public
drop-in sessions to learn more about their emerging
proposals for a site on Ufford Street, formerly part of the
adjacent FE college. The site is currently vacant and has
planning permission for a residential scheme of 60 flats.
Frogmore has now acquired the site and is developing
proposals for a hotel at this location, which will be
similar to the built form of the approved residential
scheme. As the proposals are at a formative stage, Frogmore
would like to offer residents living close to the site the
opportunity to view the proposals, speak to members of the
project team, and provide comments and feedback. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18979


ST GEORGE'S QUARTER DEVELOPMENT PUBLIC EXHIBITION
Saturday 9 September
10am-1pm  at Clarence Centre for Enterprise and Innovation,
1 St George's Circus
Second in a series of three public exhibitions to showcase
the proposed redevelopment of LSBU's campus and the new 'St
George's Quarter'. Come and see the plans for yourself and
share your thoughts. The plans for St George's Quarter have
been drawn up by architects WilkinsonEyre and include an
accessible new learning centre, a galleried performing arts
theatre and a creative design centre. Come to one of these
three public exhibitions to view the plans and provide
feedback to LSBU in advance of a planning application being
submitted to Southwark Council.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18981


FIRE ENGINE FESTIVAL
Saturday 9 September
10am-3pm  at The Workshop,  Lambeth High Street; free
The London Fire Brigade Pop-up Museum is hosting a unique
event at The Workshop with a display of historic fire
engines, activities with Institute of Imagination, Kidesign
and Meanwhile Club, plus much more: all showcased in the
building that was used as the London Fire Brigade's workshop
for 70 years.  Part of the Lambeth Heritage Festival 2017.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18989


LAMBETH MIGRATION WALK
Saturday 9 September
2pm at Migration Museum, The Workshop,  Lambeth High Street;
booking essential; suggested donation £10; book via
info@migrationmuseum.org
A guided walk through Lambeth exploring the borough's rich
migration history. This five-mile walk will start from the
Migration Museum and end at Brixton station. Walkers will
also have the opportunity to check out the Fire Engine
Festival at The Workshop. There will be stops along the way.
Part of the Lambeth Heritage Festival 2017.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18990


LAMBETH NORTH, WATERLOO EAST - GUIDED WALK
Sunday 10 September
2.30pm at Lambeth North Underground Station, 110 Westminster
Bridge Road; free; donations welcome
A walk around the north-east corner of the borough of
Lambeth, led by Alan Piper for the Lambethans Society.
Duration two to two and a half hours, finishing at Waterloo
Station. Part of the Lambeth Heritage Festival 2017.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/18665

NB: This newsletter was prepared on 27 August, so please be
aware some event details may have changed.

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{ Local news & features from the London SE1 website }

This newsletter was prepared in advance, so we are unable to
display this week's news headlines here. Please visit
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news for the latest.

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{ Local job vacancies }

Current job ads include:

* After School Club Team Leader, Oasis Hub Waterloo
* Team Leader, Lambeth & Southwark Mencap

[further ads may have been posted since this newsletter was
prepared]

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 }

* Office for rent in Waterloo, Bankside Open Spaces Trust
* Swan Street SE1 Studio/Office for rent

[further ads may have been posted since this newsletter was
prepared] 

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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