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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

30
SEP
UC EXPO 2020 (Unified Communications Event)
ExCeL London -

.UC EXPO Europes leading unified communications event returns for its 15th year On 30 September ‐ 1 October 2020 make your way to ExCeL London and explore the technologies and solutions that support smarter collaboration and help you to enable the new…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2038 418545
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30
SEP
Romalyn Ante in conversation with Molly Case
Royal College of Nursing

In this free online event nurse and poet Romalyn Ante reads live from her debut poetry collection Antiemetic for Homesickness and speaks with nurse poet and author Molly Case How to Treat People 2019 about their mutual interests in art care connection…

TEL: 03453 375568
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01
OCT
EXTROSPECTION
Pi Artworks

EXTROSPECTION brings together works from Fiona Banner Barry Flanagan Toby Tobias Kidd John Latham Cally Spooner Anne Tallentire.Conceptual art was an international movement and after New York London was an important centre. The artists selected for EXTROSPECTION all have a strong link…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +442076 378403
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01
OCT
The Unseen & The Ghostly
Drawing Room

Not Without My Ghosts curator Simon Grant leads an online panel discussion with art historian and expert on Surrealism Professor Dawn Ades; exhibition artist Olivia Plender; and curator and archivist at the College of Psychic Studies Vivienne Roberts.The Unseen & the Ghostly:…

Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02077 082554
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01
OCT
Global Comedy @Shakespeares pub
The Shakespeare pub

FREE comedy show with some of the best up and coming comics on the London comedy circuit.MC Joe BainsFREE comedy show with some of the best up and coming comics on the London comedy circuit.If you want to perform please book via…

TEL: 07834 963875
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01
OCT
Mary Katrantzou Online Sample Sale
Showcase Regent Street

Mary Katrantzou was dubbed The Queen of Print by the press a moniker that recognized the enormous influence of her work in the medium. Shop up to 70 off gorgeous prints.Stock is limited at this event so please book early to avoid…

Category: Lifestyle

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01
OCT
Postgraduate Filmmaking Virtual Open Event
Virtual

. At 6pm GMT well welcome ticketholders to a presentation on life at MetFilm School and our Postgraduate courses in London.This live Zoom session will include a Q and A with Deputy School Director and Postgraduate Course Leader Steve Pinhay and…

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01
OCT
Scaling UP. The art of scaling products and More
Online Event

. This course examines the theory and practice of entrepreneurship in order to increase the likelihood of success for an existing firm beyond the initial success of its value proposition The Start‐Up phase. It explores successful frameworks strategies funding techniques business…

Category: Business

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01
OCT
*ONLINE* Reweirding: Unofficial Britain - Journeys
Online

. At the time of announcement this is an ONLINE only event ‐ however we may in the future also make physical tickets available. If this becomes possible we will announce it here. Please register for an online ticket using…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02074 051818
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02
OCT
The Murdér Express
Pedley street

One of Londons favourite immersive experiences The Murdr Express returns on October 2nd at a secret station location in East London.The Murdr Express is the brainchild of Funicular Productions a passionate collective of experience creators from across the spectrum of theatre and…

Category: Lifestyle

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02
OCT
Controversies in Neurology (CONy)
Hotel Novotel London West

. In recent years the field of neurology has witnessed enormous growth in clinical and basic data. Conferences are more informative but there is often only limited time for thorough discussions. Consequently a gap appears between the expansion of knowledge and…

Category: Business

TEL: +972542 137052
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02
OCT
We Found Love in the 80s: Virtual premier
Virtual

Acclaimed British artist Dawinder Bansal Asian Women & Cars: Road to Independence Jambo Cinema and Making of a South Asian Wedding and producer Martyn Ware Human League Heaven 17 have paired up to create We Found Love In The 80s a film…

Category: Film / Cinema

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02
OCT
Hip-Hop vs RnB @ Trapeze Basement, Friday 2nd Octo
Trapeze Bar

Hip‐Hop vs RnB9.30pm‐3.30am 1st Friday of Every MonthTrapeze Basement Club 89 Great Eastern Street EC2A 3HX£5 Earlybird £6 advance £25 Group Ticket for 5 £10 on the doorTickets guarantee priority entry before 11pmNO ID NO ENTRYLondons hypest party…

Category: Nightclubs

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02
OCT
Nice N' Spiky Comedy Evening at Stanley Halls Sout
Stanley Halls

Friday 2nd October 2020 Nice N Spiky Comedy Evening at Stanley Halls South NorwoodSimon Brodkin Kae Kurd Esther Manito Brett Goldstein MC Hatty AshdownDoors 7pmShow 8pm to 11pm includes two breaksOver 18s OnlyTickets £12.50 Online Advance Bookings Or £15 On The Door…

TEL: 07734 805817
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03
OCT
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10K
The Last Drop

. Along a flat smooth course youll be inspired by the scenic waterways green spaces and sporting venues including the London Stadium the London Aquatics Centre the Copper Box Arena Lee Valley VeloPark and Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.Our 10K course…

Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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03
OCT
Mobile, Pop-Up, Drive-In Comedy Club
BizSpace Wimbledon

Be one of the 40 cars parking just metres from the Bus Stop Arena Tour stage and enjoy 90 minutes of fun from:Ivan Brackenbury ‐ Chesterfield and North Derbyshire Hospital Radio DJIan D Montfort ‐ Psychic MediumNibbles the Guinea Pig ‐ with…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08009 750875
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03
OCT
Saturday Night Stand Up Comedy in Clapham
Comedy Carnival Clapham

.Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line‐up of international comedy every Saturday night. Food and drinks packages are also available for group bookings. Show 8pm‐10pm Nightclub 10pm‐3am. Happy Hour from 7pm‐8pm.URLs:Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com632428‐2pid269Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com632428‐3pid269Twitter: https:go.evvnt.com632428‐4pid269Artists: Tom Deacon Carl Donnelly Stephen Carlin David Ward…

TEL: 02034 116388
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03
OCT
Migraine Trust Virtual Symposium | 3-9 Oct 2020
Online, London

.We are disappointed not to be able to meet face‐to‐face in London this year however we are delighted to announce that content from the scientific programme will be brought to you virtually on 3‐9 October 2020. The free Migraine Trust Virtual Symposium…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441730 715284
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04
OCT
Run Local
Anywhere in the UK!

Has news of your 2020 running event being cancelled left you downbeat or perhaps relieved Regardless weve got an important message for you. Dont put your trainers away just yetCOVID‐19 has led to 95 of the Cure Parkinsons Trusts fundraising events being…

Category: Sports

TEL: 02074 873892
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04
OCT
*ONLINE* Sunday Concerts: Mithras Trio
Online

. At the time of announcement this is an ONLINE only event ‐ however we may in the future also make physical tickets available. If this becomes possible we will announce it here. Please register for an online ticket using the Book…

TEL: 02074 051818
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04
OCT
Global Comedy @Shakespeares pub Sunday
The Shakespeare pub

FREE comedy show with some of the best up and coming comics on the London comedy circuit.If you want to perform please book via https:www.opencomedy.comUKgigslondonshakespeare‐pubPls joinclick going on :https:www.facebook.comevents694128674524809Located inside and down the stairs in the Shakespeares pubJoeBainsComedyshakespearelondonLondonComedyGlobalComedyClubVenue: The Shakespeare pub 2…

TEL: 07834 963875
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05
OCT
Sustainability Virtual Week
Virtual

.Limiting global warming to 1.5C would require rapid far‐reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society warned the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in its report of October 2018. From energy oceans and land use to manufacturing transport and cities climate…

Category: Miscellaneous

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06
OCT
*ONLINE* Merpeople: A Human History
Online

. At the time of announcement this is an ONLINE only event ‐ however we may in the future also make physical tickets available. If this becomes possible we will announce it here. Please register for an online ticket using the Book…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02074 051818
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06
OCT
david tennant good Playhouse Theatre
Playhouse Theatre

John Halder is a good man.But John Halder must adapt to survive.How is it possible to be a good person when things are falling apartYou make a deal with yourself one minute you totally repudiate it the next.As the world faces its…

TEL: +44(0)3302 232717
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07
OCT
Learn Spanish through Film - Interactive Class
Zoom (Virtual)

Whats included in the course:A live course held by a native Spanish speaker and modern Language Tutor with slides and thoroughly explained courseA chance to play an interactive game while watching a film with usThe top 3 places in the game will…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07449 306306
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09
OCT
Hip-Hop vs Dancehall @ Trapeze Basement, Friday 9t
Trapeze Bar

Hip‐Hop vs Dancehall9.30pm‐3.30am 2nd Friday of Every Month Trapeze Basement Great Eastern Street London EC2A 3HX£5 First Release £6 advance £10 on the door £25 Group TicketsGet in touch for Birthday complimentary entry tables & large group discounts here…

Category: Nightclubs

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09
OCT
Slim Chance (Ronnie Lane) Live at Half Moon Putney
The Half Moon

Slim Chance are a brilliant live band whose members are all fine singers musicians and showmen playing an amazing array of instruments. The band is known for its pioneering use of fiddles mandolin and accordion. Recently the Huffington Post described the band…

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10
OCT
Mirrored Souls- Bobby Leash Solo Show
Dorothy Circus Gallery

During the event the last chapter of our 2020 program Mirrored Souls: The Year of Love the artist will exhibit an original collection of 8 paintings offering the public a further and conclusive reflection on Love and feelings here conveyed through the…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07551 929124
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12
OCT
Jack's Story: Online event for Mental Health Day
Royal College of Nursing

Little is known about Prisoners of War POW who on discharge from the army decided to become mental nurses. Jacks Story is one such account. For World Mental Health Day on 10 October Peter Nolan will share Jacks reflections from an oral…

TEL: 03453 375568
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13
OCT
London Online Speed Dating
Your home

London Online Virtual Speed Dating Have you always wanted to try Speed Dating but dont want to or cant leave home to do it Could you do with some help to meet like‐minded singles near you Are you stuck at…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08712 242828
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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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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in London? See our list of attractions in London, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.