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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 703

Tuesday 28 April 2014                         ISSN 1750-0656


* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Advert: Get your summer body with our 5 week challenge! 
* 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


{ Local news & features from the London SE1 website }

* Former St Thomas' Church to be turned into a restaurant
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* Review: A View from the Bridge at the Young Vic
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* Review: Oh My Sweet Land at the Young Vic
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{ Advert: Get your summer body with our 5 week challenge! }

Workout with an amazing trainer for 40 minutes everyday for
5 weeks for 385....less than 13 per session! 

We are an independent fitness Studio in Weston Street SE1
and have been helping Bermondsey keep fit for 7 years! We
are far removed from the "normal" gym environment. Happy,
non-intimidating trainers and atmosphere. We are here to
help you whatever your goal. 

These sessions are in a group of no more than 4 people for
40 minutes in duration and each workout is tailored to the
individual. Only 13 for Semi-Personal Training!! 

Or if would you like more individual attention we offer 1
hour 1-2-1 personal training. POA 
[email protected] 020 7403 9988 or for
Personal Training call Jane on 07961 302 912 to talk through
your goals. Jane has been a Personal Trainer for 20 years
and is totally committed to helping her clients reach any
goal they set. 

Fitness For Everybody, The Leathermarket, 108 Weston Street,
London SE1 3QB. 

*Saturday afternoons and Sundays excluded. First session
7.30am last session 7.20pm. See website for full details and

Get your ad here:
Now taking bookings for late 2014

{ What's on this week }

Monday 28 April
8pm-10.30pm  at The Miller, 96 Snowsfields; 3 (conc 2)
The first day of May has long been a time of riots, revelry,
ribaldry and the Jack-in-the-Green, a dancing leafy green
giant once seen all over London and revived in Deptford
thirty years ago this year by the Fowlers Troop. Come hear
of London customs and celebrations and protest from Sarah
Crofts of the Fowlers Troop, Dave Aylward of Fowlers Troop
and Blurt and Neil Transpontine, south London blogger and
historian. It will be a night with talks and film that will
include chimney-sweep celebrations, possible neo-paganism,
anarchists and the story of David Bowie and the Bromley May
Info & map:

Friday 2 May
3.30pm-5.30pm  at Red Cross Garden,  Redcross Way; free
Maypole dancing, face painting, storytelling, crafts and
Info & map:

Friday 2 to Monday 5 May
12 noon-6pm at Festival Village, Queen Elizabeth Hall,
Southbank Centre,  Belvedere Road; free
Stalls from Barcelona's world famous La Boqueri food market
will be at Southbank Centre, along with Campo Viejo's pop-up
Info & map:

Saturday 3 to Sunday 4 May
10am-7pm at South Bank Observation Point, near Gabriel's
Wharf, Upper Ground; free
12 Malaysian restaurants from across the UK gather to
showcase the very best in Malaysian cuisine, selling
everything from Beef Rendang and Chicken Satay through to
delicious Laksa. There will also be an opportunity to
purchase Malaysian ingredients to recreate authentic dishes
at home.
Info & map:

Sunday 4 May
1pm-8pm  at Potters Fields Park,  Tooley Street; free
Family friendly festival featuring traditional and
contemporary Polish music, arts and cuisine. The programme
includes a variety of attractions for children and adults,
including face painting, giant bubble shows, Polish national
dances and live music including prominent Polish musicians. 
Info & map:


{ Local job vacancies }

* Business and Community Assistant, Better Bankside
* Full-Time Cook, Old Kings Head
* Accounts Asst. / Admin Support, BridgeOne telecom Ltd
* Carer
* Hairdresser, Little Marshans


Why not advertise your job vacancy here? Only 9.99:


{ Small offices & desk spaces for rent }

Why not advertise your office space here? Only 9.99:


{ Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum }

* The Beehive
* Dishwasher repair
* Wheatsheaf and all that is depressing happening to SE1..
* Thai in SE1
* Southwark Leaders Debate 25th April 2014
* Where to advertise a parking space
* Pawn shops at the Elephant
* Burglar Alarm 75 Bermondsey Street
* Tate Modern - Looking for Participants

To see all the current active forum topics, go to:


{ Business forum in association with Better Bankside }

* Does your old IT equipment need a new home?


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