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Issue 93 | 7 August 2002

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* What's on this week
* SE1 news, features & reviews from London-SE1.co.uk
* SE1 news from around the Web
* In the London SE1 Forum

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[ What's on this week ]

OPEN MORNING AT ST GEORGE'S, BOROUGH HIGH STREET
Saturday 10 August
10.30am-1pm at St George the Martyr Church, Borough
High Street; donations welcome
Another chance to look around Dickens' Little Dorrit
Church which is trying to raise a further 900,000 for
restoration.
http://www.stgeorgethemartyr.co.uk


MICHELLE KENT AT THE RIVER BAR
Sundays 11 & 25 August
1-4pm at The River Bar & Brasserie, 206-208 Tower
Bridge Road
Jazz duo with Steve Corley on piano. Expressive singer
Michelle Kent lends her poignant interpretation to jazz
standards from tender ballads to sassy swing via a
little Latin.
http://www.theriverbar.com


SPEED SURGERY AT THE OLD OPERATING THEATRE
Saturdays 10 & 24 August
12 noon, 2pm & 4pm at the Old Operating Theatre, Museum
& Herb Garret, 9a St Thomas' Street; 3.75 (conc 2.75) 
Demonstration of Victorian surgery. When operations
were performed without anaesthesia then a patient's
only relief from agony was the speed of the surgeon's
knife.
http://www.thegarret.org.uk


MASS FOR SIERRA LEONE
Sunday 11 August
3pm at St George's RC Cathedral, Lambeth Road
Fr Peter Conteh, co-ordinator of St Mary's Children's
Home at Bo celebrates a Mass in the cathedral for
Sierra Leone. Followed by an opportunity to meet Fr
Peter and hear more about the project. 
http://www.southwark-rc-cathedral.org.uk

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[ SE1 news, features & reviews from London-SE1.co.uk]

NEWS: TATE MODERN TOPS 10M
More than 10 million visits have been made to Tate
Modern on Bankside since it opened in May 2000, it was
revealed last week.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/262


FEATURE: PICTURES - SOUTHWARK BY THE SEA
Southwark by the Sea, a grand family day out hosted by
Bankside Open Spaces Trust and Southwark Playhouse,
proved a rip-roaring success. We sent Farouk Campbell
to record some images of the day...
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/264


FEATURE: THE VALUE OF ART
The Value of Art is a recent partnership project
between two SE1 organisations, Blackfriars Settlement
and Tate Modern. The website has been developed through
discussions and practical sessions to consider issues
about art and the local area.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/263

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[ SE1 news from around the Web ]

Every week we trawl the web for news stories and
features on SE1 people, places and organisations.

Telegraph reviews Gambia Street's Mar i Terra
http://www.se1direct.co.uk/quicklink/go.php?id=149

Hospital site may be sold to Aga Khan
http://www.se1direct.co.uk/quicklink/go.php?id=150

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[ In the London SE1 Forum ]

Some of the topics raised in recent discussions on our
forum at http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/

- Planning application Borough Rd/Newington Causeway
- Jazz in SE1
- City Hall
- Thameslink 2000 Public Inquiry & Borough Market
- Elephant & Castle Community Information Exchange

http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/

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Please remember that there are many more cultural
events on offer at the South Bank Centre, the Royal
National Theatre and the National Film Theatre that we
do not have the resources to cover in our publications.
Check out these websites for full details of what's on:
http://www.sbc.org.uk
http://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk
http://www.bfi.org.uk/nft/

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