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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 803
Thursday 31 March 2016                        ISSN 1750-0656


* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum
* What's on this week
* Local job vacancies
* Small offices & desk spaces for rent
* Business forum in association with Better Bankside


{ Local news & features from the London SE1 website }

* What do you think of Jubilee Gardens? Trust wants views
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* Lambeth agrees that Garden Bridge can build on South Bank
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* Plans for 400+ homes at old pickle factory approved
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* GMB cancelled due to fire at ITV's South Bank HQ
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* Another section of cycle superhighway now open
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* Neil Coyle MP resigns his Southwark Council seat
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* Awards for soldiers who defused the 'Bermondsey bomb'
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* Fire authority picks U+I for Albert Embankment scheme
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* New Mill Street Surgery could face relocation
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* Guy's and St Thomas' rated 'good' by health watchdog
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* Landmarks lit with colours of Belgian flag
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* Timetable set for Waterloo Station capacity increases
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* Green light for 47 homes in Rushworth Street
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* Edible Bankside: BOST hands over food-growing projects
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* Strike shuts Waterloo Library as row over plans continues
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* Cameras to be allowed in Southwark Crown Court
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* Artist's impressions of 'cycle superhub' at Waterloo 
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{ What's on this week }

Thursday 31 March
4.30pm at Southwark Cathedral,  London Bridge; free
Two of Germany's most prestigious choirs, the Limburger
Domsingknaben and Ensemble Rossignol, will give their only
London concert. When the choristers of Ensemble Rossignol
founded the male chamber choir they looked at it as a
further development of their shared roots as members with
the Limburg Cathedral Boys' Choir. The choirs will perform
masterpieces by JS Bach "Unser Leben ist ein Schatten",
Bruckner "Os justi", Palestrina "Missa Papae Marcelli",
Nystedt "I will praise thee, o Lord", Schronen "Ubi
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Friday 1 April
12pm-3pm  at Lambeth Palace,  Lambeth Palace Road; �5
(children free)
For the second year running, the Archbishop of Canterbury
has opened up SE1's largest private garden for visitors on a
regular monthly schedule from March to October. Tea, coffee
and soft drinks will be available to purchase, together with
plants from the garden, Lambeth Palace honey and souvenirs.
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Friday 1 to Sunday 3 April
12 noon-7pm (Sun till 6pm) at Turbine Hall, Tate Modern,
Bankside; free
Make clothes out of food, lie on top of cars, dance with
animals and remote control your parents! Playing Up is a
participatory artwork exploring the potential of live art to
bridge generations, taking the form of a game played by
adults and kids together. Playing Up will be launched with a
three day mass 'play-in' for kids and adults. Come as a team
or on your own and Children Guides will set you up with all
you need. Follow the instructions, invent your own piece of
live art, and perform it in the Turbine Hall.
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Saturday 2 April
11am at Bermondsey Underground Station,  Jamaica Road; free
Saturday Morning is pictures time! Join CoolTan Arts for a
trip down memory lane and find out about the old silver
screens in and around Bermondsey. This is a free guided walk
uncovering the story of the rise and decline of cinemas and
music halls in Bermondsey. The walk will finish near
Bermondsey Square at about 12.30pm. 
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Saturday 2 April
1pm-4pm  at Crossbones Garden, Union Street; free
Join Bankside Open Spaces Trust for a community planting
day. All welcome.
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{ Local job vacancies }

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{ Small offices & desk spaces for rent }

* Large office space available in Bermondsey


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{ Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum }

* Fences
* E&C Greasy Spoon
* Saks - Lambeth North (Hairdressers)
* Stolen bikes
* Cars / motorbikes on Sunday night
* Person dies outside shop on Blackriars Road
* Neil Coyle has resigned his post as Councillor

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{ Business forum in association with Better Bankside }

* Printers to give away
* Looking for a training venue...
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