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March 2024

Wednesday 6 March 2024

Rush Hour #5: Nordic | Southbank Sinfonia
Southbank Sinfonia is joined by Italian pianist Alessio Bax, one of ‘the most remarkable young pianists now before the public’ (Gramophone) to perform Grieg’s captivating Piano Concerto.
Join the guestlist – London Bridge City x Southwark Council: International Women’s Day – Southwark Council Building
Celebrate International Women’s Day with us, at an empowering evening featuring inspiring panel discussions on inclusion, follo…

Thursday 7 March 2024

Fundraising Gala Night | waterlooeast
Raising Funds to keep Waterloo East Theatre open!

Friday 8 March 2024

Marathon recital by women organists | SWO
This marathon recital will be provided by SWO members to celebrate International Women’s Day using ‘Henry’, the small pipe organ at London Bridge station, on the lower concourse, close to the ticket barriers.

Tuesday 12 March 2024

London Philharmonic Orchestra: An Imagination Shared | St Johns Waterloo
Everyone is a musician, and there’s music in the sound of every breath. In St John’s Waterloo there’s an orchestra and an audience – but who’s to say which…
‘Near Ten Miles Around’ - John Rocque and the growth of South London
This talk and document viewing will tell the story of the growth and development of South London, using sections of John Rocque’s 1746 map.
Rome and the Anglicans, and their Histories of the Reformation

Wednesday 13 March 2024

Balance: Chasing excellence whilst investing in communities of young people
Balance: The art of chasing excellence whilst investing in communities of young people

Thursday 14 March 2024

Harmony of the Heavens: A Holstian Showcase of Orchestral and Choral Brilliance - Morley College London
Join us for an extraordinary evening of musical enchantment, where the Morley Chamber Orchestra together with the Morley Chamber Choir and the Meridian Choir join forces to bring to life Holst’s timeless compositions. From the Arabic influences of “Beni Mora” to the intricate beauty of his choral works – including the ‘Short Festival Te Deum’ […]

Sunday 17 March 2024

Events & Workshops – Oasis Farm Waterloo

Wednesday 20 March 2024

Love Lambeth
Find local volunteering opportunities at the next Team Lambeth Volunteer Fair at Waterloo Library on 20 March.

Thursday 21 March 2024

South Bank & Waterloo Forum

The next Forum will be held on Thursday 21 March between 7 and 8.30pm followed by drinks. The meeting will be held at Urbanest, 203 Westminster Bridge Rd, SE1 7FR and the agenda will include the Waterloo Station Development Plan. Further details to follow.

Friday 22 March 2024

Walking Tour - Waterloo in Fiction
A literary walk around Waterloo exploring locations that feature in novels from Victorian times to the present day.

Monday 25 March 2024

The BIG Easter Hunt — Bankside Open Spaces Trust
Bankside Open Spaces Trust invites you to our BIG Easter HUNT! Monday 25 March, 3.30pm-5pm Red Cross Garden , SE1 1HA, with prizes handed out at Marlborough Sports Garden Take part in our Easter Easter Hunt by searching for hidden clues at Red Cross Garden - once you’ve solved the

Tuesday 26 March 2024

Waterloo100: Past, Present and Future - Morley College London
Join us on the evening of Tuesday 26 March to celebrate 100 years of Morley at 61 Westminster Bridge Road, from 5-8pm. It will be a journey through the rich history, the present and the future possibilities of the Waterloo Centre for Adult Education. Stay tuned for more information to come soon!

Wednesday 27 March 2024

Thinking about thinking in addictive behaviours – A 25 year journey
A Public Lecture presented by Professor Marcantonio Spada

April 2024

Saturday 6 April 2024

Tudor Renaissance: Genius in the Tudor World - A Day of Talks
Step into the fascinating world of the Tudor era and immerse yourself in a day of captivating talks celebrating the genius of this period

Wednesday 10 April 2024

Rush Hour #6 | Southbank Sinfonia
Swap the commute for a bite-sized Rush Hour concert! Enjoy a variety of music, with our musicians giving you their take on what makes these pieces so great.

Sunday 14 April 2024

Spring Plant Fair 2024 - Garden Museum
Buy plants from specialist nurseries and plant growers at the Garden Museum Spring Plant Fair for your garden, balcony or allotment.
Events & Workshops – Oasis Farm Waterloo

May 2024

Wednesday 8 May 2024

Rush Hour #7: Impressions | Southbank Sinfonia
A slash of a paintbrush becomes a stroke of a bow. Three boundary-pushing composers take on the visual arts through sound.

Saturday 11 May 2024

On safari in SE1 - The amazing animals of Waterloo | Lambeth Tour Guides
Join us for an exciting adventure as we explore the incredible animal life right in the heart of Waterloo! Get ready to encounter a host of different creatures and learn how they made SE1 their home.

Wednesday 15 May 2024

Penny Lecture: Holst at 150: re-assessing his achievement - Morley College London
Gustav Holst’s best friend and fellow composer Ralph Vaughan Williams described him as “a great composer, a great teacher, and a great friend”. This shone through Holst’s time as Director of Music at Morley from 1907-1924. This talk will reassess Holst’s achievement throughout his career, and his lasting legacy. Philippa Tudor is the author of […]

June 2024

Wednesday 5 June 2024

Rush Hour #8: Landscapes | Southbank Sinfonia
A dawn chorus of birds, babbling brooks, lively country dances, and an ominous thunderstorm. Beethoven’s idyllic Pastoral Symphony paints a vivid picture of the Viennese countryside that the composer longed to escape to. Join Southbank Sinfonia in this Rush Hour concert.

Friday 7 June 2024

“The Planets” by Gustav Holst for 4 Pianos, 8 Pianists! - Morley College London
The iconic composition “The Planets” by Gustav Holst is presented in a ‘new’ and captivating arrangement by the New Zealander composer and former Morley tutor Paul Sarcich for 4 pianos and 8 pianists. Each planet is characterized by its own musical style and thematic representation of astrological characteristics associated with the respective planet. The collaboration […]

Saturday 8 June 2024

Bankside Open Spaces Festival

Community festival around Union Street

Wednesday 19 June 2024

Crafting a Sustainable Identity: Journeys in Time and Space
A Public Lecture presented by Dr. Helen Powell, Associate Professor Creative Advertising, School of Arts and Creative Industries

Saturday 22 June 2024

2024 Rally | London to Brighton

Electric vehicle rally from the South Bank to Brighton

July 2024

Tuesday 9 July 2024

Home | Race for Doggett’s Coat & Badge

September 2024

Saturday 21 September 2024

The Great River Race – 2023 – The home of the Great River Race Trust

November 2024

Sunday 3 November 2024

Information for the spectators of the RM Sotheby’s London to Brighton Veteran Car Run.

Watch the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run at Westminster Bridge

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