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Tickets Alert: Star Trek stage-set appearing in Piccadilly Circus
Tickets Alert: Star Trek stage-set appearing in Piccadilly Circus

Tickets Alert: Star Trek stage-set appearing in Piccadilly Circus

For a couple of weeks later this month, replica stage sets from Halo and Star Trek: Discovery will be in Piccadilly Circus.

Jun
10
Tickets alert: Meet a holographic David Attenborough
Tickets alert: Meet a holographic David Attenborough

Tickets alert: Meet a holographic David Attenborough

A free exhibition is opening next month based around the BBC's Green Planet TV series, and it includes a virtual David Attenborough who has been transformed into a 3D hologram.

Jan
25
Piccadilly Circus lights to show a Trompe-l’oeil through November
Piccadilly Circus lights to show a Trompe-l’oeil through November

Piccadilly Circus lights to show a Trompe-l’oeil through November

Each evening in November, the huge advertising boards at Piccadilly Circus are being replaced with a video art commission.

Nov
09
2021
Temporary art inside Piccadilly Circus tube station
Temporary art inside Piccadilly Circus tube station

Temporary art inside Piccadilly Circus tube station

There's a temporary art exhibition inside Piccadilly Circus tube station for the next few weeks, focusing on the protests taking place throughout Europe in the 1970s against racism and fascism.

Dec
22
2020
London’s Alleys: Wilder Walk, W1
London’s Alleys: Wilder Walk, W1

London’s Alleys: Wilder Walk, W1

This is a new alley next to Piccadilly Circus caused by a recent redevelopment of the Regent Palace Hotel, and it's not a restoration of an old alley, it's entirely new.

Dec
21
2020
Dead bodies go on show as Body Worlds comes to London
Dead bodies go on show as Body Worlds comes to London

Dead bodies go on show as Body Worlds comes to London

The travelling display of macabre preserved humans and animals is setting up a permanent home in London.

Sep
11
2018
Unbuilt London: The Regent’s Circus
Unbuilt London: The Regent’s Circus

Unbuilt London: The Regent’s Circus

London's famous three - Piccadilly Circus, Oxford Circus, Regent's Circus. Hang on, Regent's Circus? Yes, the huge circle at the top of Regent Street lined with expensive houses. Haven't you seen it?

Nov
19
2016
New artwork in Piccadilly Circus tube station honours Frank Pick
New artwork in Piccadilly Circus tube station honours Frank Pick

New artwork in Piccadilly Circus tube station honours Frank Pick

A major new work of art has been unveiled inside Piccadilly Circus tube station to commemorate the defining work done by Frank Pick to create the London Underground we recognise today.

Nov
07
2016
Fundraising for Frank Pick Memorial
Fundraising for Frank Pick Memorial

Fundraising for Frank Pick Memorial

Picadilly Circus tube station is shortly to get a memorial to the man who probably more than most can be said to have defined London as a city today.

Sep
13
2016