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[ SE1 Direct ]    

Issue 27 | 13 November 2000

An email update from the Bankside Press team

[Technical note: we have upgraded the software used to
send out these mailings. We hope that this will further
improve the quality of our service.]

>> I N   T H I S   B U L L E T I N 

* Sustainable Southwark Festival

* Conran Foundation Collection at the Design Museum

* Christ Church Christmas Fair and Annual Service

* Volunteers wanted for pilot SMS information service


[ Sustainable Southwark Festival ]

The Sustainable Southwark Festival, a Southwark Council
initiative designed to promote environmental awareness
in Southwark, continues across the borough this week.

Events in SE1 include a fashion show of recycled art at
the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre on Wednesday
between 12 noon and 2pm, and a presentation by
Southwark Solar Club with a tour of Construction
Resources ecological building centre (Wednesday 6pm to
8pm at Construction Resources in Great Guildford

The Festival concludes on Sunday 19 November with a
Recycled Art workshop at Hay's Galleria between 12 noon
and 4pm. On Sunday there is also the opportunity to
view a video diary of the Festival at Tate Modern
between 10am and 6pm.

For more on the Sustainable Southwark initiative see


[ Conran Foundation Collection at the Design Museum ]

Tyler Brule of Wallpaper* magazine was given GBP 30,000
to acquire a selection of contemporary objects for
inclusion in the Conran Foundation Collection at the
Design Museum. 

You've got until Sunday to see the exhibition of his
chosen items at the Butler's Wharf museum. 



[ Christ Church Christmas Fair and Annual Service ]

There's a busy weekend ahead at Christ Church Southwark
in Blackfriars Road. 

The festive season is definitely on its way as Christ
Church kicks off the round of Christmas fairs in SE1 on
Saturday from 11am. 

Then on Sunday the Christ Church Centre Annual Service
at 10.30am is a Eucharist celebrating the work of the
many organisations based at the complex, including the
Centre for Health and Healing and the South London
Industrial Mission.



[ Volunteers wanted for pilot SMS information service ]

Here at Bankside Press we've been thinking about how we
can make our electronic information services even
better. Everyone's talking about the mobile
communications revolution, so we have decided to launch
a pilot news service via SMS, also known as text

We are offering [SE1 Direct] subscribers the exclusive
opportunity to join this pilot service, which will
deliver breaking news about what's happening in SE1.

To join, simply send an email to [email protected]
with your mobile phone number. 

At this stage we will not be sending more than 10
messages a month via the [SE1 Direct] SMS service. We
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