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Printing for The Dragon Café, Borough

Dragon-Cafe-Masthead2-1038x512One of Southside Print London Bridge’s most regular clients for printing is The Dragon Café. Recently the work we’ve produced for them has included posters, flyers, leaflets, postcards, a thank you card and various pieces of signage. As Declan McGill, Communications Manager for the café says, “as far as local businesses go it couldn’t be much closer” as it’s literally only around the corner, being located in the Crypt of St George the Martyr Church, Borough High Street, SE1 1JA, just opposite Borough tube station.

The Dragon CaféThe Dragon Café is the UK’s first mental health café and creative space. It is the flagship project of Mental Fight Club, which explores all aspects of mental health through the use of creativity and public events. It is open every Monday, from midday to 8.30pm, and provides free, open-to-all, creative and well-being activities helped along with a simple, healthy and affordable food menu.

Having just celebrated its 100th Monday, the café is currently running the ‘DRAGONCAFE100’ campaign whereby it aims to raise £100,000 in order to continue running its excellent service well into the future. (Interested parties can donate online here). As part of the campaign, the café will host a fundraising gig on 27 March 2015, 7 to 9pm. The event will feature ‘Maiuko’, the voice of Mozambique (Nu-soul and Afro-jazz), plus guests including Read more

Print & Display Work for Arena Hair, Waterloo

Arena-mastheadArena Hair, Waterloo, wanted to update their price lists so Southside Print London Bridge printed new cards for them with prices on one side and an appointment booking area on the other. They also needed individual Hairdresser cards with their salon times. These feature a lovely matt laminated finish and a smart new design. They were digitally printed on White Essential Silk stock, 250gsm, and a quantity of 250 was produced of each kind.

Arena Price & Appointment Cards

As well as the cards, Southside Print also produced a backlit ‘lightbox’ price panel which, as you can see, is featured as part of Arena’s shop front display. Lightbox displayWe also produced a framed version for them to display on their wall inside the salon. This is all part of Southside Print’s large format printing and display service — we don’t only do digital and litho printing.

Arena’s reputation for innovative cuts, excellent service and unmatched colour work is unbeaten. The salon is fully air-conditioned and the complimentary refreshments on offer to customers even include wine. Arena are currently updating the photos on their website, particularly for the team members (Nigel Hillier is the photographer involved and he produced the large photo right at the top of this article as well as the shop front photo shown further down on the right). Read more

New Signs For Sally White

Sally White signs designed by centre manager Matt Potter and printed by Southside Print London Bridge
Beautiful new display signs for Sally White, designed by our manager Matt Potter & printed by Southside Print, London Bridge. This large format printing was produced on 195 gsm photo satin paper and mounted onto foam board.

Sally White is a café and food shop based in Kennington, South London whose simple aim is to make tasty food from high quality ingredients. In addition to great food, cakes and savouries to eat in and take away, they also provide home and office catering, picnics and hampers. Their café is an essential local drop-in for food and coffee lovers.