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[ SE1 Direct ]    Issue 289       http://www.SE1direct.co.uk

Monday 22 May 2006                            ISSN 1750-0656

Have a good Bank Holiday weekend. We'll be back in your
inbox on Tuesday 30 May.

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* What's on this week
* Advert: It's time to fill in your Tax Return!
* Local news from the London SE1 website
* 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. 


DEVELOPMENT PLANS FOR WATERLOO HEALTH CENTRE - AWG MEETING
Wednesday 24 May 2006
2pm at Waterloo Action Centre, 14 Baylis Road
Map: http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1120
A planning application has been submitted to Lambeth Council
based on a compromise position to meet the strong wish of
people attending the AWG meeting on 10 November 2005 that
the Health Centre remain on the present site for at least
the next five years.
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1121


AN INTERVIEW WITH NICK BITEL: BETTER BANKSIDE BUSINESS CLUB
SEMINAR
Wednesday 24 May
6pm in the Southwark Suite of the Novotel London City South,
Southwark Bridge Road
Map: http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1118
In the second of the new Business Club seminars, London
Marathon CEO Nick Bitel will be describing the immense piece
of project management which is the London Marathon. In
addition Nick is one of the country's leading sports
lawyers, and a board member of UK Sport. It kicks off at
6pm, with the seminar beginning at 6.15pm, and a pay bar and
networking from 7.15pm to 8pm.
The event is free to Better Bankside BID levy paying
companies, and to members of the Business Club. There may be
room for prospective members. Please contact Giles Semper on
020 7928 3998, gs@betterbankside.co.uk
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1122


IMPROVING THE CUT AND SURROUNDING AREA - PUBLIC MEETING
Wednesday 24 May
7pm in Mezzanine Room, Waterloo Action Centre, 14 Baylis
Road
Map: http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1120
Over the next two years The Cut will be getting a facelift.
In the Summer Lambeth Council  will be submitting detailed
design plans to TfL. Landscape architects present outline
designs based on questionnaire responses.
http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1119


UBS OPENINGS: THE LONG WEEKEND AT TATE MODERN
Friday 26 to Monday 29 May
Tate Modern, Bankside
Map: http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1123
Free four-day arts festival celebrating the major rehang of
the Tate Modern collection. Highlights include:

* The Great Turbine Challenge
Giant board game on the Turbine Hall bridge
Details at http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1127

* Futurist Friday: One Pound Turbo Market in Turbine Hall
Kitsch plastic items from Thailand on sale for £1 each

* Surrealist Saturday: Joan Miro's Puppet Show
Re-working of Joan Miró and Joan Baixas' puppet parade
Details at http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1126

* Abstract Sunday: John Cage's Musicircus
Magical live performance of ground-breaking composition
Details at http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1125

* Minimalist Monday: Man Walking Down the Side of a Building
Trisha Brown Dance Company
Details at http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1124


TABLE TOP SALE - ST MATTHEW'S-AT-THE-ELEPHANT
Saturday 27 May
11am-2pm at St Matthew's-at-the-Elephant, Meadow Row
Map: http://quicklink.se1direct.co.uk/?id=1128
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/whatson/event/22/table-top-sale

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[ Local news from the London SE1 website ]

Remember you don't have to wait till SE1 Direct drops into
your mailbox to get a local news fix. The London SE1 website
offers the latest news throughout the week. You can also see
that news on a map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/map.php

* Lib Dems and Tories form coalition in Southwark
Read more at: http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/2172

* New Post Office for Great Dover Street
Read more at: http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/2171

* Chavez visit sparks City Hall row
Read more at: http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/2170

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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/list/1

- IceSpace closed
- Demolition of 1 Westminster Bridge
- Celeb sightings in SE1
- Vintage Porsche dealer - where have they gone?
- New gym at More London
- Traffic on Tower Bridge Road
- Improving Borough High Street
- Village East - late opening
- Cats in Gaywood Street
- Founders Place - Next Steps
- Roadworks on York Road
- Wheel views
- Local cricket clubs?
- Trinity Street

To read and respond to these discussions and more, go to:
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/list/1

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