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Riverside running track unveiled | Southwark

August 5, 2010

A 500m running lane has been marked out on the Thames Path between HMS Belfast and Tower Bridge.

SE1 Blog reports that the project, launched by Olympic medalist Christine Ohuruogu, is intended to promote Cancer Research UK’s Run 10k series of fundraising events.

A poll of 1,000 runners carried out for the charity revealed that 27% found dawdling pedestrians to be a nuisance.

You can read the original post via this link: Christine Ohuruogu unveils riverside running track | SE1 Blog .


Elephant & Castle love story opens at shopping centre theatre | south London

July 14, 2010

A production documenting the lives and experiences of people in a rapidly changing area of south London has opened in the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre

Southwark-based Mayhem Company’s production will be performed in the Royal Court’s Theatre Local space in an empty unit on the upper floor of the complex.

The SE1 blog reports that 50 members of the community were interviewed, including former residents of the Heygate Estate, and their stories turned into a play.

You can find the original story via this link: Elephant & Castle love story opens at shopping centre theatre | SE1 blog