What’s on – January 2024

What’s on – January 2024



Community / Events / Security

Happy New Year, Waterloo! Kick off the year by exploring the exciting events lined up for January 2024. From a hands-on pottery workshop, to weirdly wonderful pub quiz nights, Waterloo has your post-work events covered. Be sure to check out our more practical events too, with a line-up of essential life-saving training days. To stay updated on local events, be sure to keep an eye on our events calendar!

Waterloo: Who Knew? – Mudgang Workshop

This ‘Waterloo: Who Knew?’ workshop will be hosted by Mud Gang, an inclusive community pottery studio making clay activities accessible to all! In this fun Friday workshop, you’ll learn some basic hand-building skills that will allow you to make something for your home, such as a plate, mug or vase. This is a perfect way to meet friendly locals close to your work or where you live. If you haven’t been to the Mud Gang studio, you are in for a treat!

  • Location: Mud Gang, 190 Hercules Road, SE1 7LD
  • Date:  Friday 19 January 2024
  • Price: Free


James Mac Masterclass, sponsored by M·A·C

Experience this incredible in-person event featuring the renowned makeup artist James Mac! Get ready to learn the hottest makeup techniques and tricks from the best in the business. This exclusive masterclass is sponsored by M·A·C, guaranteeing top-quality products and expert advice.

  • Location: Morley Gallery, Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 7HT
  • Date: Wednesday 24 January 2024
  • Price: £20


A Very Vaultsy Pub Quiz

Join the fabulous Amy Bee Sting at Vaulty Towers every Monday for pub quiz – but be warned, this is not your average quiz… Expect lunges, punishments, liquid rewards, trivial trivia, dance offs, lip sync battles, jackpots and plenty of weird bits. Arrive from 7pm for a 7.30pm start, for your chance to win a £100 bar tab!

  • Location: Vaulty Towers, 34 Lower Marsh, SE1 7RG
  • Date: Every Monday
  • Price: £2 per person to enter


Family Fortunes (but for bad people)

A comedy-quiz for horrible people. 100 scumbags were asked all sorts of dark and dirty questions – now it’s on you to guess their top answers. This interactive comedy-quiz reveals exactly how twisted the British public are.

  • Location: The Glitch, 134 Lower Marsh, SE1 7AE
  • Date: Saturday 13 January 2024
  • Price: £5


South Bath – Gong Experience

Head to Waterloo Action Centre for the first 2024 gong bath experience. Powerful, relaxing and recharging lasting hour to start/finish the week.

  • Location: Waterloo Action Centre, 14 Baylis Road, SE1 7AA
  • Date: Sunday 14 January 2024
  • Price: £15


Public Lecture Series at LSBU: Cold Water Immersion

LSBU are proud to present this talk on by Mike Tiptonas part of their public lecture series for 2023-24. This talk is free to attend and will discuss Cold Water Immersion: Sudden Death, Prolonged Survival, Prevention and Cure.

  • Location: London South Bank University, 103 Borough Road The Hub SE1 0AA
  • Date: Wednesday 24 January 2024
  • Price: Free


Chopin and Champagne by Candlelight

Celebrate the end of the week with a performance of Chopin, complete with a complimentary champagne reception. Concert pianist, Warren Mailley-Smith recently became the first British pianist to perform the complete works of Chopin in one series of concerts, from memory. He continues his successful monthly series at the exclusive 1901 Arts Club from October 2023 with another 9 programmes of Chopin’s greatest masterpieces.

  • Location: 1901 Arts Club, 7 Exton St, SE1 8UE
  • Date: Friday 26 January 2024
  • Price: £38


Navigating Net Zero and Community Event

LSBU Green Skills Hub welcomes you to an exciting event to discover the impact of green skills jobs on the community. This event hosted at London South Bank University offers an opportunity to impact the way we learn, work, and develop our careers with Green Skills. LSBU invite employers and members of the community to attend.

  • Location: London South Bank University, Passmore Centre, 12 Borough Rd, SE1 0AN
  • Date: Wednesday 31 January 2024
  • Price: Free


NHS First Aid Training

This NHS First Aid Training Course course will teach you essential skills that can help save lives. Whether you’re a parent, a caregiver, or just want to be better prepared for emergencies, this training will give you the knowledge and confidence to respond effectively in critical situations. Don’t miss this chance to become a lifesaver.

  • Location: Christian Aid, 35 Lower Marsh, SE1 7RL.
  • Date: Thursday 25 January 2024
  • Price: free


Cyber Security Awareness Training

Join us for an informative and engaging Cyber Security Training session hosted by the Cyber Resilience Centre. In an increasingly digital world, the importance of cybersecurity cannot be overstated. This event will equip you with valuable knowledge and practical skills to protect yourself and your organization from cyber threats.

  • Location: Christian Aid, 35 Lower Marsh, SE1 7RL
  • Date: Wednesday 31 January 2023
  • Price: free


Get a £5k Grant to Help You Reduce Waste


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WeAreWaterloo is officialy Carbon Neutral


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