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[ SE1 Direct ]     Issue 315

About this email newsletter: http://www.SE1direct.co.uk
Daily local news & features: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk

Monday 20 November 2006                       ISSN 1750-0656

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>> IN THIS BULLETIN
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* Local news & features from the London SE1 website
* Advert: Would you like help sourcing finance?
* December issue of 'in SE1' - final call for listings/ads
* What's on this week
* Arts reviews from the London SE1 website
* Hot topics from the London SE1 Forum

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[ Local news & features 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
the news on a map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/map

* University honour for Elephant and Castle GP
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2455

* Bermondsey man jailed for 'web rage'
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2454

* Celebrity buskers at Butler's Wharf
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2452

* Dockhead fire station to be rebuilt
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2451

* Court Leet sits at Hilton
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2450

* Bankside Urban Park architects selected
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2449

* Southwark Cathedral prepares for royal visit
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2448

* Official: Borough Market is 'great place'
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2447

* Bermondsey kids are Southwark sports champions
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2446

* Volunteers help to make Bankside's open spaces greener
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2445

* One year till Waterloo loses Eurostar rail service
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2443

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[ December issue of 'in SE1' - final call for listings/ads ]

The December issue of our sister printed publication - 'in
SE1' - goes to press this week.

Are you organising a local event in December? Christmas
fair? Carol service? Send the details now to
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comprehensive local listings guide.

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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 comprehensive what's on guide visit
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/ or pick up a copy of
our free monthly printed publication, 'in SE1'.


ELEFEST - ELEPHANT & CASTLE FILM AND ARTS FESTIVAL
Starts Saturday 25 November
Programme details:
http://www.london-se1.co.uk/whatson/series/46/elefest


NEW DESIGN FOR ELIZABETH HOUSE, YORK ROAD
Monday 20 to Sunday 26 November
at Elizabeth House, 39 York Road
See the latest plans for a new development to replace the
office block alongside Waterloo  Station on York Road. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1312


SE1 UNITED RECRUITMENT OPEN EVENING
Monday 20 November
5pm-8pm  at Living Space, 1 Coral Street
SE1 United is looking for youth workers, youth researchers,
workshop leaders and volunteers to run its dynamic youth-led
programme of events and activities in Southwark and Lambeth.
For more information call Natalie Bell on 07984 205 592 or
get an application pack from Living Space reception, 1 Coral
Street, London, SE1 7BE.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1296


BERMONDSEY COMMUNITY COUNCIL
Tuesday 21 November
7pm at Ellen Brown Bermondsey Play Centre, 145 Grange Road
Meeting for residents of Riverside, Grange and South
Bermondsey wards.  Agenda includes the South Bermondsey
Annual Review and announcement of schemes to be funded as
part of the Cleaner, Greener, Safer programme.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1035


TRAFFIC IN TRINITY STREET, FALMOUTH ROAD & NEARBY STREETS
BOROUGH AND BANKSIDE COMMUNITY COUNCIL: SPECIAL MEETING
Wednesday 22 November
7pm at Charles Dickens Primary School, Lant Street
Have your say at the next meeting of Borough & Bankside
Community Council which will be discussing the Trinity
Street/Harper Road Area Scoping Brief.   This is focussing
on traffic management in the area, particularly around Great
Dover Street, Trinity Street, Borough Road, Harper Road and
Falmouth Road.   Come along, find out what's happening and
express your views.  Andrew Downes from the council's street
scene and transport section will be present along with other
officers.  At the meeting there will be workshops, displays
and discussions on this issue.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1304


CROSS RIVER TRAM CONSULTATION
Friday 24 to Saturday 25 November
From 12 noon at the National Theatre,  South Bank
Cross River Tram would link Euston and Waterloo with
branches to Camden Town and King's Cross in the north and
Brixton (via Baylis Road/Kennington Road) and Peckham (via
Elephant & Castle) in the south.  Find out what this scheme
would mean for you at the roadshow, complete with full-size
tram. (NB - There's another chance to see the plans at
Elephant & Castle on 1 & 2 December.)
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1246


CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE AND SALE - LONDON GLASSBLOWING
Saturday 25 November to Sunday 3 December
11am-5pm  at London Glassblowing, 7 The Leather Market
Weston Street
The London Glassblowing Workshop is celebrating thirty years
in Southwark. Visitors to its Christmas Open House and Sale
can purchase a signed copy of founder Peter Layton's new
book as well as beautiful glass items.  Drinks and nibbles
are available. 
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1121


CHRISTMAS FAIR AT ST-MATTHEW'S-AT-THE-ELEPHANT
Saturday 25 November
11am-3pm at St Matthew's-at-the-Elephant, Meadow Row
Tombola, raffle, lucky dip, hot and cold food, Christmas
carols and more.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1298


PORVOO SERVICE
Saturday 25 November
12pm at Southwark Cathedral,  London Bridge; free
A service to mark the tenth anniversary of the Porvoo
Agreement which brought the Anglican and Lutheran Churches
into full communion. The Anglican Bishop of Newcastle
presides and the Lutheran Dean of Trondheim preaches.
Followed by a Scandinavian Fair with food and Christmas
present stalls.  
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1222


CHRISTMAS FAIR AT ST GEORGE'S RC CATHEDRAL
Saturday 25 November
1pm in the Amigo Hall, next to St George's Cathedral,
Lambeth Road
Stalls, raffle and more.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1206


CHRISTMAS FETE AT ST ANNE'S THORBURN SQUARE
Saturday 25 November
2pm in St Anne's Church Hall, Thorburn Square
Bric-a-brac, books, videos, DVDs, clothes, seasonal gifts,
toys, raffle, refreshments, Father Christmas and lots more.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1291


GUIDED TOUR OF RED CROSS GADEN
Sunday 26 November
2.30pm at Red Cross Garden, Redcross Way; free
Find out about the Victorian roots of Red Cross Garden and
its founder, Octavia Hill by joining a free guided tour.
Info & map: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/whatson/event/1146

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[ Arts reviews from the London SE1 website ]

* Somme Theatre at the Imperial War Museum
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2453

* La Musica at the Bookshop Theatre
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2444

* Celebrate Sporting London at City Hall
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2442

* Peter Fischli and David Weiss at Tate Modern
Read more at: http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/news/view/2441

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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

* Dockhead fire station
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/61359
* Archbishop's Park
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/61343
* New Urban Park for Bankside/E&C
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/61289
* Where to go for mulled wine, hot cider etc?
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/61224
* Tabard/Empire Square supermarket
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/61221
* Artesian building on Spa Park
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/61204
* Ken's tax on older or second hand cars
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/61159
* Clothing Bank / Recycle
    http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/read/1/61129

To see all the current active forum topics, go to:
http://www.London-SE1.co.uk/forum/list/1

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