P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:25:01 1/10 Welcome to the CORPORATION OF LONDON TELETEXT SERVICE, providing TRAVEL, NEWS & EVENTS information...24 HOURS 365 days a year                CORPORATION OF LONDON WORKING FOR THE CITY Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers
P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:00:12 yty 3/10 CORPORATION ACTION: LIBRARIES THE CORPORATION OF LONDON supports the City as a world centre for trade and business information, proven by the success of the CITY BUSINESS LIBRARY on London Wall 0171 638 8215 There's also a PRINTING LIBRARY at Bride Lane which serves many small graphic studios, students & designers in and around the City 0171 353 4660  CORPORATION ACTION: QUESTION & ANSWER There are 1885 of them in the City:of which the Corporation maintains 962. All have branches. Wordsworth admired one on Cheapside- a clue is hidden in the following pages.. CITY NEWS NEXD Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers
P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:21:34 5/10 CITY DIARY... STOP PRESS  OPEN SPACE... 2,000 hay bales, 100 emerald butterflies, figures not normally associated with the City: but the same local authority- the Corporation of London- protects both the productive 779 acres of the "Square Mile" & the 10,000 acres of forests, farm and park which benefit so many of its workers. Here are a selection of events funded by the Corporation as conservators of Epping forest: 5 JAN QUEEN ELIZABETH'S HUNTING LODGE LECTURE. 8 JAN SUNDAY WALK WITH A NEW LOOK AT THE WINTER LANDSCAPE.  FURTHER DETAILS ON 0181 508 2266 BARBICAN HIGHLIGHTS FOLLOW Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers
P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:20:01 BARBICAN HIGHLIGHTS 6/10  SPECIAL AFTERNOONS FOR CHILDREN  BBC Children's TV star Simon Parkin presents two Teddy Bear Concerts on 23 & 27th Dec. Howard Blake's "THE SNOWMAN" is introduced by the actor Robert Hardy on 28th December.  BARBICAN'S 'CHRISTMAS YET TO COME' Dickens' "A CHRISTMAS CAROL" comes to life in the Royal Shakespeare Company production. In the Barbican Hall, a series of special concerts includes a CLASSICAL FAMILY GALA" (DEC 30) & the LSO "NEW YEAR VIENNESE CONCERTSb.  THE BARBICAN ART GALLERY  IMPRESSIONISM IN BRITAIN- FROM JAN 19  BARBICAN BOX OFFICE  0171 638 8891 (9AM to 8PM) Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers
P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:13:32 8/10 AT YOUR SERVICE  ADULT EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES Contact the Corporation of London's Assistant Education Officer for a FREE COPY of "Spotlight on the City" PO BOX 270 GUILDHALL LONDON EC2P 2EJ  1.12 SQUARE MILES with 760 streets along 45 miles of highways, serving The Corporation's extensive property interests in 'THE SQUARE MILE' with 3 SQUARE MILES of office space. Call 0171 332 1530 for details of lettings  "POWERHOUSE OF WORLD FINANCE" A new publication showing how the City is key to the nation's growth. For a copy contact the Corporation on 0171 332 3099 "COMING UP" FOLLOWS Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers
P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:20:13 10/10 CORPORATION CONTACTS + GUILDHALL 0171 606 3030 + CITY INFORMATION CENTRE, ST.PAULS CHURCHYARD 0171 332 1456 + BARBICAN BOX OFFICE 0171 638 8891 (09.00-20.00HRS) + CITY POLICE CRIME PREVENTION 0171 601 2323 + TELETEXT HOTLINE 0171 332 3971 FAX 0171 796 2621 CORPORATIONACTIONQUIZANSWERS There are 1885 TREES in the City & 357 open spaces or 7.4 % of its area. Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers
P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:01:00 2/10 CITY TRAVEL DRINK DRIVING- CAUTION OVER CHRISTMAS THE CITY OF LONDON POLICE and The CORPORATION OF LONDON's Road Safety Unit support the national campaign. A wrecked Peugeot 309 GTi will be towed throughout the Square Mile this week as a timely reminder, outside City pubs and bars, of how Christmas can be turned into tragedy in the space of a few drinks. Although it's repeated every year, don't take a drink too far- the limit for you may be lower than you think. AND OVER THE WHOLE NEg YEAR PERIOD... Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers
P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:20:50 4/10 CITY NEWS THE CORPORATION OF LONDON CHAIR OF FINANCE CREATED... Funding for this innovative academic position, to be based at THE LONDON BUSINESS SCHOOL, has been agreed by the Corporation. "London needs to do more to train highly-skilled financial wizards to sustain the Capital's reputation as a global centre of international finance," commented Michael Cassidy, Chairman of the Corporation's Policy & Resources Committee. See Page 9 for details of THE CITY RESEARCH PROJECT, another initiative by the Corporation. CITY DIARY NEXT Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers
P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:00:00 7/10 <<< FOR YOUR INFORMATION >>> The Corporation produces a regular newsletter, CITYVIEW, providing a round-up of the Corporation's wide ranging work, news and activities. For a FREE copy write to:  THE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICE THE CORPORATION OF LONDON  PO BOX 270 GUILDHALL  LONDON  EC2P 2EJ   OR PLEASE TELEPHONE 0171 332 3099 GENERAL ENQUIRIES 0171 606 3030 At Your Service follows Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers
P399 Teletext 399 Dec26 20:01:11 9/10 C O M I N G U P...  WORKING TOGETHER FOR A WORLD CITY The Corporation of London's "CITY CHANGES" programme is a £3 million environmental initiative, cleaning & landscaping to enhance the City and in partnership with Westminster City Council, on projects across London.  THE CITY RESEARCH PROJECT In depth studies of the role of the City as a vital contributor to the UK economy, covering issues such as transport, services and regulation Contact 0171 332 1982 for the latest releases: THE CITY LABOUR MARKET A REVIEW OF PROFESSIONAL & MANAGERIAL SKILLS LONDON'S FUTURES EXCHANGES CORPORATION CONTACTS FOLLOW Main Menu News Holidays Viewer Offers