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Issue 133 | 13 May 2003

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>> IN THIS BULLETIN 
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* What's on this week 
* Local news and features 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 ]

Our pick of this week's community and cultural events:


RUSH HOUR CONCERT AT ST JOHN'S WATERLOO
Thursday 15 May
6pm at St John's Waterloo, Waterloo Road; free
Including Ney Rousaro - Marimba Concerto 
http://www.stjohnswaterloo.co.uk


JUMBLE SALE AT THE BLACKFRIARS SETTLEMENT
Saturday 17 May
11am-2pm at 1-5 Rushworth Street (corner of Pocock St);
20p
Tables are available for 10. Call 020 7928 9521 to
book a table, donate jumble/raffle prizes or if you can
help on the day.
http://www.blackfriars-settlement.org.uk


CITY PHILARMONIC CHORAL SOCIETY SPRING CONCERT
Saturday 17 May
7.30pm at St John's Waterloo; tickets 12 (10 in
advance from 01206 396593)
Mozart - Colloredo Mass, soprano: Kathryn Harries 
Britten - Hymn to St Cecilia 
Poulenc - Gloria 
Shostakovich - Piano Concerto No 1, piano: Oto Miyaoi 
Conductor: Stephen Rhys. Organ: Michael Newton 
Orchestra: The Stanford Essemble, leader: Eleanor
Stanford 
http://www.stjohnswaterloo.co.uk

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[ Local news and features from London-SE1.co.uk ]

Our team updates the SE1 news, features, and reviews
throughout the week at http://www.London-SE1.co.uk

COMPANY FINED AFTER FATAL ACCIDENT AT IMPERIAL WAR
MUSEUM 
One of UK's largest steel erection companies was last
week fined 75,000 following an incident at when two
workers fell from height, killing one of them, whilst
working at the Imperial War Museum. 
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/523


FOUR NEW BLUE PLAQUES FOR SE1 
Four out of five of the winners of the new Blue Plaques
presented by Southwark Council are in SE1. 
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/522


M&S OPENS WATERLOO FOOD SHOP 
Marks & Spencer's new Waterloo store had a weekend
launch ready for its first full working week. 
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/521


PIZZA EXPRESS TO OPEN ON BANKSIDE 
Pizza Express is opening on Bankside this summer. The
location is riverside Benbow House opposite
Shakespeare's Globe. 
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/519


BANKSIDE'S FIRST COMMUNITY COUNCIL MEETS 
"History will reward you" Simon Hughes told the fifty
residents who attended the first Borough & Bankside
Community Council. 
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/518


ZANDRA RHODES' LAUNCH SHOW 
An exotic bird seems to have landed in Bermondsey
Street. 
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/520

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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:

Tatu video shoot moved from Albert Embankment to Tate
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=419 - Ananova

Jonathan Ross presents George Inn with award
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=417 - SLP

Fashion Museum: interview with Zandra Rhodes
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=416 - Standard

Tate Modern: three years on
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=413 - BBC News

London Bridge Tower may stand empty
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=411 - SLP

A US perspective on the London Bridge Tower
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=410 - LA Times

South Bank Poetry Library celebrates 50th anniversary
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=420 - BBC News

Howard Stoate MP abseils down front of Tate Modern
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=409 - News Shopper

Fashion Museum: frantic last-minute preparations
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=408 - The Observer

Chemistry dating event at Vinopolis
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=407 - Daily Mirror

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[ In the London SE1 Forum ]

Our weekly digest of topics raised in recent
discussions at http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/

- Fashion museum latest...
- Bermondsey Street - congestion charging zone 
- Cross River Tram - scheme under threat?
- Bermondsey history - no longer in peril
- New Saatchi Gallery access
- Desperate for cheap, good lunchtime food!
- Wicked (the debate resumes)
- Celeb. spotting in SE1
- John Harvard Library
- Sainsbury's Local in Borough High Street

To read and respond to all these discussions and more,
go to: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/

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