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[ SE1 Direct ]    

Issue 29 | 24 November 2000

An email update from the Bankside Press team

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

* Festive Oxo

* St George's Cathedral Christmas Fair

* This week in the London SE1 Forums

* 'in SE1' - December issue


[ Festive Oxo ]

If you haven't yet turned your attention to Christmas
shopping, then the special events at Oxo Tower Wharf
and Gabriel's Wharf this weekend may provide a good
opportunity to get started.

Tonight between 6 and 8.30pm the designer shops at Oxo
Tower Wharf will be open for late night shopping.

On Saturday (11am-8pm) and Sunday (11am-6pm) the shops
will be open again, with performances by the New
Testament Church of God Gospel Choir. There will also
be opportunities to visit the Museum of the Unknown and
the exhibition of photos of the London Eye at
[email protected]

Nearby Gabriel's Wharf is also holding a Christmas
Shopping Weekend - check the website for details.



[ St George's Cathedral Christmas Fair ]

Southwark's Roman Catholic Cathedral has its Christmas
Fair on Saturday. It kicks off at 1pm and admission is
just 30p. The fair will be opened by the Mayor of
Southwark and Father Christmas will be paying a visit.
Stalls and games. Grand Raffle with DVD player, colour
portable television and music centre as prizes. 



[ This week in the London SE1 Forums ]

In each SE1 Direct mailing we will provide some of the
highlights from recent discussions on our message

Topics raised this week include:

- Differing views on the planned London Bridge Tower
- Where is the boundary between Bermondsey and Borough?
- Elephant & Castle regeneration
- Tracing the MacKay family in SE1
- Waterloo in 'The Guardian'
- Sainsbury's secret SE1 branch
- Is it art?
- Nick Serota and New Labour
- London Eye gift vouchers

To get involved, visit


[ 'in SE1' - December issue ]

December's issue of 'in SE1' will be going to press on
Monday, so please let us have all news/listings
contributions ASAP to [email protected]


Contributions for the next [SE1 Direct] bulletin to
[email protected] please.

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