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Issue 211 | Monday 15 November 2004

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>> IN THIS BULLETIN
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* What's on this week
* Advert: FIRST CHOICE HYPNOTHERAPY SE1
* Local news from the London SE1 website
* Business news from the London SE1 website 
* Features from the London SE1 website
* Arts reviews from the London SE1 website
* Local news from around the web
* Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum

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[ What's on this week ]

Each week we select a few highlights from the community
and cultural events taking place over the next seven
days. For a more comprehensive what's on guide check
out 'in SE1' - our monthly printed publication - see
http://www.inSE1.co.uk for details.

A SPACE TO PRAY AT ST JOHN'S WATERLOO
Monday 15 to Friday 19 November
11am-5pm at St John's Waterloo Road
Map: http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=855
St John's is issuing an invitation to anyone who works,
lives or is passing through Waterloo for just a few
minutes or for longer to come into the church and find
a space to pray, a space to listen and be listened to,
a space to talk and a space to create. There will be a
time for reflective prayer at 12 noon, 1.30pm and
3.30pm. Eucharist at 12.30pm and Evening Prayer at
4.45pm.
http://www.stjohnswaterloo.co.uk


HATFIELDS OPEN SPACE CONSULTATION
Tuesday 16 November
4-6pm at the Colombo Centre, 34-68 Colombo Street 
Map: http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=904
The Hatfields Steering Group invites you to come and
have your say on the future of Hatfields Open Space. To
discuss ideas and plans for the use of the site
including London Nautical School proposals.
Refreshments provided.
Details: kathwcdg@btconnect.com


BERMONDSEY COMMUNITY COUNCIL
Wednesday 17 November
7pm at Aylwin Girls School, Southwark Park Road
Map: http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=705
Meeting for residents of Riverside, Grange and South
Bermondsey wards. Updates on the Bermondsey Spa
Regeneration Project  and local police issues. Feedback
on the West Bermondsey Conference. News of the
Neighbourhood Management Partnership Delivery Plan,
consultation on the Youth Strategy and a briefing on
the Primary School Area Review.
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=536

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[ Local news from the London SE1 website ]

The London SE1 website team produces updated local news
throughout the week.

WATERLOO TO LOSE DIRECT LINK WITH PARIS AND BRUSSELS
To mark its 10th anniversary Eurostar has floated a
power car on a barge under Tower Bridge ... and
announced the closure of Waterloo International in
2007.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1269


IN PICTURES: REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY
Remembrance Sunday was observed at many locations
around SE1. Our photographers were at two of the
services.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1268


DAVID MORLEY ATTACK 'CAUGHT ON CAMERA'
Mayor of London Ken Livingstone has claimed that
photographs were taken on a mobile phone as a gang
attacked David Morley on the South Bank a fortnight
ago.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1266


MILLIONS OF POPPY PETALS DROPPED OVER THAMES
Three million poppy petals - symbolising the dead of
the two World Wars and all the conflicts since then -
were dropped onto the Thames from two original World
War II aircraft on Thursday. 
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1265


STARS GATHER IN TOOLEY STREET FOR UNICORN APPEAL
Bill Nighy, Roger Lloyd Pack and Imelda Staunton were
among the leading actors who gathered in Tooley Street
on Friday to launch an appeal to raise the final £1.6
for the new Unicorn Theatre for children.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1264


SHAKESPEARE'S GLOBE REVEALS 2005 SEASON
The 2005 season at the Globe - Mark Rylance's last as
artistic director - celebrates the influence of
classical Greece on Shakespeare's works
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1263


PRINCESS ROYAL OPENS CENTRE FOR AGE-RELATED DISEASES
The Princess Royal came to Borough High Street on
Tuesday to open a new centre for research into
age-related diseases at the Guy's Campus of King's
College London.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1261


LAMBETH WALK MAN CHARGED WITH SOUTH BANK MURDER
20-year-old Reece Sargeant of Sambrook House, Lambeth
Walk, Kennington, was due to appear in court last
Thursday.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1260


PINOCHET'S VICTIMS REMEMBERED IN SE1 PARK
A worldwide campaign to commemorate the victims of the
former dictatorship in Chile with an international
forest came to the Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park at
the end of October.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1259


SOUTH BANK MURDER: 14-YEAR-OLD GIRL IS CHARGED
A 14-year-old girl from South Norwood was due to appear
in custody at Camberwell Magistrates Court last
Wednesday. She is the fifth person to be charged with
the murder of David Morley.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1257


FOURTH PERSON CHARGED WITH SOUTH BANK MURDER
A 17-year-old male from Kennington is the fourth person
to be charged with the murder of David Morley on the
South Bank.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1255


CLEANING UP THE ELEPHANT
A project to revitalise Elephant and Castle's subways
and railway bridges nears completion this week.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1251

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[ Business news from the London SE1 website ]

SAINSBURY'S SELLS 10 BLACKFRIARS ROAD
Sainsbury's has this week exchanged a conditional
contract for the sale of its Ten Blackfriars Road site
on Stamford Street to the Beetham Organization for £48
million.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1262

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[ Features from the London SE1 website ]

THE GREAT SE1 CIDER-PRESSING WEEKEND
The long-awaited SE1 cider-pressing took place this
weekend at Surrey Docks Farm in Rotherhithe.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1267


HENRY SANDON COMES TO THE RESCUE OF FLORENCE
NIGHTINGALE'S PET OWL
Antiques Roadshow expert Henry Sandon came to the
Florence Nightingale Museum on a mercy mission last
week to help the museum to save Florence Nightingale's
pet owl Athena.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1256


BRIDGET JONES: THE EDGE OF REASON
The second Bridget Jones Film, The Edge of Reason,
features at least four locations in SE1, including the
Globe Tavern in Borough Market.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1254

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[ Arts reviews from the London SE1 website ]

CALAMITY UNPARALLELED AT THE FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE
MUSEUM
The Florence Nightingale Museum at St Thomas' Hospital
is marking the 150th anniversary of Florence
Nightingale's arrival in the Crimea with a special
exhibition.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1253


ROBERT FRANK: STORYLINES AT TATE MODERN
The first major exhibition in the UK of one of the
world's most important living photographers is now open
at Tate Modern.
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/1252

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[ Local news from around the web ]

Each week we trawl the web for news and features about
SE1 people, places and organisations. 

Is City Hall suffering from Glass cancer?
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=927 - Realestates

Review: site-specific dance at Old Operating Theatre
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=928 - Guardian

Lost in Spacey - Old Vic artistic director interviewed
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=926 - Telegraph
 
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[ Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum ]

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

- What is going on with... the Floral Hall
- Southwark Cathedral's annoying bells
- Integrated & Slight 2nd Appliances
- Men's haircuts - prices, recommendations
- New Flats - Decima Street
- Hartley (again)
- Shunt in SE1
- New Lithuanian food shop nr London Bridge Station
- Wooden floor stripper wanted
- The Golden Chopsticks
- 10 Blackfriars Road
- Working from home...
- A Seasonal Tale in SE1
- House-sitting Wanted
- Red Bridges
- TV installation person?
- Accident Borough High Street
- London Bridge

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

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