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Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting London - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in London to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in London

25
MAY
FUNNY WOMEN OPEN MIC
Virtual Event

. Our Online Open Mic night provides the perfect environment to watch great new comedy from the comfort of your own home wherever you are in the worldPWYW from £1. Your donation helps us enable a stronger representation in mainstream comedy…

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25
MAY
Google Pixel: World of Magic
55 Regent Street

Be transported into the fantastical at Google Pixel World of Magic an immersive experience inspired by Magic Eraser on Google Pixel 6. Sometimes things get in the way of the perfect photo like an accidental photobomb or a pesky pylon spoiling…

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25
MAY
A History of Delusions (Wednesday 25 May, Conway H
Conway Hall

The brain can misfire in extraordinary waysThe King of France ‐ thinking he was made of glass ‐ was terrified he might shatterand he wasnt alone.After the Emperor met his end at Waterloo an epidemic of Napoleons piled into Frances asylums.Throughout the…

TEL: 02074 051818
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26
MAY
CLF Art Laughter Lounge Peckham
The CLF Art Lounge and Roof Garden

.Thursday 26th May 2022 : Collywobblers Comedy presents CLF Art Laughter Lounge Peckham : Patrick Monahan Slim Christopher Hall Johnny CT Karen Hobbs and MC Sion JamesCollywobblers Comedy are very excited to bring amazing comedy on the last Thursday monthly to…

TEL: 07734 805817
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26
MAY
The CLF Laughter Lounge (Last Thurs each month)
The CLF Art Lounge and Roof Garden

.LAST COMEDY SHOW B4 OUR SUMMER BREAK Thu May 26 ‐ Collywobblers Comedy once again present a stunning line up of world class live comedy on the last Thursday of each month at The CLF Art Lounge and Roof Garden.www.clfartlounge.comupcoming‐showsAs always we…

TEL: 02074 227505
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27
MAY
Simmer Down Friday
Bernie Grant Arts Centre

Simmer Down brings together emerging artists performers and DJs for an exciting evening of local talent. OPEN MIC session closes the nightAbout this eventITS A BIG ONE MODUPE NICK MAKOHA VICTOR DANIELS FILM SCREENING imageModupe Obasola won a place in the…

TEL: 02080 544447
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27
MAY
Campfire Club: ALAW
Galleywall Nature Reserve

Rediscover one of lifes simplest joys the sharing of live music in the glow of a campfire.Every summer we gather in beautiful green spaces within cities to hear extraordinary music by artists from all over the world.In the simple way that…

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27
MAY
Summer of Soulful Sounds at The Night Owl
The Night Owl Finsbury Park

Our summer programme Summer of Soulful Sounds has a weekend sampler of some of our regular events including Silver Bullet Jazz Jam and Dig plus many special guests throughout the weekend with Nick Corbin & Carmy Love Claude Deppa Afrikan Simba &…

TEL: 07432 291199
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27
MAY
JOHN PARNHAMS KIDS WORLD CHILDRENS FUNFAIR
London

.KIDZ WORLDCHILDRENS FAIRQUEENS PARKKILBURN NW2 6SGhttp:www.parnhamfunfairs.co.uk1 TOKEN‐ £1.2010 TOKENS‐ £1007956245531FRIDAY 27TH MAY TO 6TH JUNE QUEENS JUBILEE BANK HOLIDAYFREE ENTRY11AM TO EARLY EVENINGCategory: Community Fairs…

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TEL: 07956 245531
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28
MAY
Medieval London Walk
Cannon Street Station

On this guided walk we will look at how Londoners made their livings how religion permeated their lives and how they had to put up with some pretty strong smells.The medieval past reverberates through to today. Names like Ironmonger Lane and Bread…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 02045 749885
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28
MAY
Greenwich London Walk
Greenwich Tourist Information Centre

Explore Greenwichs magisterial and its seedy sides and hear about its role in British architecture science and politics on this fascinating guided walk in Royal Greenwich.Greenwich was the ceremonial entrance to the capital from the river for centuries. It has some of…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 02045 749885
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28
MAY
So I’m Not A Princess?
Canal Cafe Theatre,

A coming of age Cabaret Show told through iconic princess and musical numbers.Eleanor grew up in the idyllic North Somerset countryside where she had big dreams of reaching her full Princess potential including but not limited to a Prince a castle singing…

TEL: 02072 896054
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28
MAY
Campfire Club: The Magpies
Kids Hackney Adventure Playground,

Rediscover one of lifes simplest joys the sharing of live music in the glow of a campfire.Every summer we gather in beautiful green spaces within cities to hear extraordinary music by artists from all over the world.In the simple way that…

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28
MAY
The Galleries Association Bus Tour
The MUSE

As always for this gallery tour weve pulled out the stops and invited a wealth of talent and opinion on our route. Along with our normal agenda we will be joined by Piers and Greg who will be providing a lavish cultural…

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29
MAY
Secrets of Belgravia Walk
Hyde Park Corner

Youll not only see the grand architecture but well explore some of the hidden streets that contain some of the drinking dens frequented by film stars royalty and members of the criminal underworld. A location for a murder that would result in…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 02045 749885
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29
MAY
Royal London Coronation Walk
Westminster Station

Explore some of the quirkier and more surprising stories associated with the her coronation.Starting from near Westminster Abbey the site of every coronation since William the Conqueror. Hear about the unexpected accession of the Queens father and grandfather the fight behind the…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 02045 749885
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29
MAY
Latin Jazz Brunch Live x Ponle Sazon
The CLF Art Lounge and Roof Garden

.DOMINICAN MOTHERS DAY ESPECIAL Sun May 29 1pm‐9pm Free Entry ‐ LATIN JAZZ BRUNCH LIVE joins forces with PONLE SAZON to celebrate Dominican Mothers Day in fine food party stylee. Your host JOHN ARMSTRONG joined by the UKs leading Cuban Son…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02076 352585
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29
MAY
Verity Lambert Tribute Screening + Q&A
Riverside Studios

As part of the celebration of BBC TV production at Riverside Studios the Doctor Who Appreciation Society in collaboration with Riverside Studios will be honouring the legacy of Verity Lambert. By special arrangement with the BBC there will be a screening of…

Category: Film / Cinema

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29
MAY
Collywobblers Comedy at The Railway Streatham : Ba
The Railway

Sunday 29th May 2022 Collywobblers Comedy at The Railway Streatham : Babatunde Alsh WIP Kuan‐wen Ben Clover Sonia Aste Jo Phaure Ro Dodgson & MC Sion JamesThe Railway 2 Greyhound Lane Streatham Common London SW16 5SD www.therailwaysw16.co.ukNearest BR :…

TEL: 07734 805817
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29
MAY
Simon Callaghan & Friends (Conway Hall Sunday Conc
Conway Hall

To close our spring 2022 series of concerts Director of Music Simon Callaghan teams up with Conway Hall favourite cellist Ashok Klouda and Benjamin Marquise Gilmore Joint Concertmaster of the Philharmonia Orchestra. Many of you will recall Bens exquisite playing when…

TEL: 02074 051818
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30
MAY
Future Armoured Vehicles Weapon Systems
Hilton Kensington London

After many years of NATO allied nations engaging in combat against largely dismounted insurgencies in Iraq and Afghanistan the recent doctrinal pivot towards fighting mechanized nation‐state competitors requires both technical and strategic cooperation. By design light infantry forces sacrifice certain capabilities in…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)2078 276164
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30
MAY
3rd Annual Gene Therapy Analytical Development Eur
Victoria Park Plaza Hotel

In the context of unprecedented gene therapy investment and clinical progress with mounting regulatory scrutiny Gene Therapy Analytical Development Europe will unite innovative biotech and pharma organisations to develop robust analytical tools to guarantee the consistency quality and safety of gene therapy…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2031 418700
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30
MAY
SAE Media Group 6th Annual Future Armoured Vehicle
Hilton London Kensington

Enhancing Lethality and Firepower for the Next Generation of Armoured Combat VehiclesConference Chairman: Brigadier Retd Ian Cameron‐Mowatt Former Head of Force Protection British ArmyAfter many years of NATO allied nations engaging in combat against largely dismounted insurgencies in Iraq and Afghanistan the…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2078 276164
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30
MAY
SMi's 6th Annual Future Armoured Vehicles Weapon S
Hilton Kensington London

As armoured vehicles are required to operate across diverse environments and against varying enemy forces they need to be able to deliver the firepower required to eliminate these adversaries. Whether exploiting anti‐tank guided missiles to counter larger armoured units or beyond line…

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TEL: +44(0)2078 276164
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31
MAY
Great Fire of London Walk
Monument Tube Station

Join us as we explore the events which during a few days in September 1666 left so much destruction forcing Londoners to rebuild their lives.The City of London was used to fires but the one that broke out in a bakery in…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 07545 020406
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01
JUN
Fourpure Presents Live Comedy
The Crown and Treaty.

.Wednesday 1st June 2022 : Fourpure Presents Live Comedy The Crown and Treaty Uxbridge :Line‐Up : Funmbi Omotayo David Mills Helen Prior Andy Ashford Ben Cohen and MC Sion James Ticket Includes a Complimentary refreshing Fourpure Craft Beer. Collywobblers…

TEL: 07734 805817
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01
JUN
Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg: The Mystagogue
Swedenborg House

Painter scenographer mystic alchemist who was Philippe‐Jacques de Loutherbourg and why was he written out of art history Gillian McIvers talk will start with de Loutherbourgs contested portrait of Swedenborg at Swedenborg House and examine the artist and his associates including…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02074 057986
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02
JUN
Mad Girl
The MUSE

A cult Japanese writer Y. Mishima picked up ancient Kabuki plays and adapted them for modern theatre.Surprisingly the theme of these plays is still fresh today as well.Tragic love of the mad girl. Old‐fashioned romance at railway station . . . A…

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03
JUN
Russian Choirs Sing for Peace
St Gabriel's, Pimlico, London

.With the London Russian Choir and Brighton and Hove Russian Choir. The choirs bring together music lovers from many backgrounds and promote culture unity and building bridges through singing. Come and experience deep basses in Orthodox Liturgical Pieces by Rachmaninov and Tchesnokov…

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03
JUN
Borough Market and Beyond Walk
Borough Market

The world famous Borough Market is rightly beloved of visitors and locals. But surrounding the market is a maze of quiet backstreets with over 2000 years of history. This tour will uncover the hidden histories of Borough and Bankside from breweries to…

Category: Family Events

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Tourist Attractions


London Eye

Today, the British Airways London Eye has become, quite literally, the way the world sees London. It is one of the most spectacular and popular attractions in the world, drawing visitors from far and wide. The British Airways London Eye is a truly amazing feat of design…

British Museum

A series of collections which trace the story of Britain from prehistory to the present day, including fine collections covering the prehistoric period, the Bronze and Iron Ages. Highlights include a section of the Sweet Track, the oldest of the prehistoric trackways in Britain, and the body…

London Dungeon

Deep in the heart of London's backstreet lies The London Dungeon, one of the world's most famous horror attractions. The London Dungeon brings you over 2000 years of horrific history back to life and death. Delve in to the gruesome past of our grim and bloody…

ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo really is one of the greatest days out on offer in London. Spanning 36 acres of Regent's Park, the Zoo is home to over 650 species of animal. Featuring incredible immersive exhibits such as Animal Adventure and the Blackburn Tropical Bird Pavilion, visitors are…

Tower of London

The Tower of London has been an integral part of British Royal history for nearly one thousand years. Only at the Tower of London can you marvel at the breathtaking Crown Jewels, stand on the execution site of three English queens, and hear the myths and legentds…

Buckingham Palace

George III bought Buckingham House in 1761 for his wife Queen Charlotte to use as a comfortable family home close to St James's Palace, where many court functions were held. Buckingham House became known as the Queen's House, and 14 of George III's 15 children were born there.…

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