Sir Quentin Blake draws scientists for the Science Museum

A large room at the top of the Science Museum, normally filled with schoolchildren has also gained a huge new mural by the illustrator, Sir Quentin Blake.

Glass elevator for one of Battersea Power Station’s chimneys

A glass elevator has been announced that will take people to the top of one of Battersea Power Station's chimneys for views across central London.

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London Bridge station tunnel opens to the public

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Top events in London Today

Apple Day celebrations at Borough Market and Southwark Cathedral.
 12pm to 4pm
 
 Southwark
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
Dancing, Music, Games, Apples, Pedlars, Bees, Conkers, and Cider, The Hobby Horse and Story Orchard.
 12pm to :
 
 Southwark
2018-10-21
2018-10-21

October Plenty

An opportunity to get up close and personal with archaeology at Fulham Palace, and learn more about the rich and varied history of this ancient site.
 1pm to 3pm
 
 Fulham
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
This year's event will be feature a special Leyland display, recallsing the final days of Leyland RTs in service in November 1968.
 10am to 5pm
 
 Weybridge
2018-10-21
2018-10-21

London Bus Museum Transportfest

Explore the life and career of 18th-century actress, singer, feminist author and campaigner Kitty Clive.
 3pm to :
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-10-21
2018-10-21

 Maker Not Muse: Kitty Clive Or The Fair Songster

Explore the idea of Charles Dickens not only as a novelist, but as a Victorian man of science.
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-10-21
2018-10-21

Advocate and Activist: Charles Dickens 'Man Of Science'

The London Gaming Market is a place to buy retro video-games, board games and merchandise all in one place.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Euston
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
Join the Lee Valley Ranger Team and learn the tips and tricks on how to make hand rolled beeswax candles.
 10am to 12pm
 
 Enfield Town
2018-10-21
2018-10-21

 Get busy with the Bees - A look into a Honey Bee Hive

A display of Meccano and old cars at the Victorian steam pumping station.
 10:30am to 4pm
 
 Feltham
2018-10-21
2018-10-21

The Marvels of Meccano 2018

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This exhibition explores the influence of Michael Jackson on some of the leading names in contemporary art,
 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closes today
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
Revisit 1948 and explore how the Windrush story is much more than the dawn of British multiculturalism it has come to represent.
 All Day
 Camden
 Closes today
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
With walls and fences being constructed everywhere, this striking photographic exhibition provides a broad historical and geographical perspective revealing the ephemeral nature of barriers to human movement.

KEEP OUT! Barriers and Boundaries Ancient and Modern

 10am to 4pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Thu, 25th Oct
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
The exhibition presents an illustration of how craftsmanship and small industry are embedded in tradition, embrace the new, and adapt in a changing society.
 12pm to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Oct
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
An award-winning exhibition exploring the endless ways in which colour shapes our world.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Forest Hill
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Oct
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
A major exhibition about the burial and funeral rites of Roman London.
 10am to 6pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Oct
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
Extreme training. Secret missions. Total dedication. Explore the hidden world of the Special Forces.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Oct
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
Uncover the mathematics behind De Morgan’s exquisite work.
 12pm to 4pm
 City of London
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Oct
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
Explore the remarkable story of in vitro fertilisation (IVF) from the opposition and immense challenges faced by early pioneers to the latest research today.
 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Wed, 31st Oct
2018-10-21
2018-10-21
A display of more than 200 original illustrations of the nature of the British Isles.
 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Fri, 2nd Nov
2018-10-21
2018-10-21

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