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piccadilly circus

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Your face could be on the Piccadilly Circus lights
Your face could be on the Piccadilly Circus lights

Your face could be on the Piccadilly Circus lights

If you've ever fancied seeing your face blown up to a huge scale and shown on the Piccadilly Circus lights, then all you need to take a photo and send it to them.

Aug
09
2023
A Sex and the City pop-up comes to London
A Sex and the City pop-up comes to London

A Sex and the City pop-up comes to London

As part of a promotional event to plug their new TV series, there's a Sex and the City pop-up in London for a few days later this month.

Jun
12
2023
Ramadan Lights switched on near Leicester Square
Ramadan Lights switched on near Leicester Square

Ramadan Lights switched on near Leicester Square

A street in central London has become the city's first to host aerial Ramadan Lights which will delight visitors for the month to come.

Mar
23
2023
Get free tickets to The Mandalorian pop-up in Piccadilly Circus
Get free tickets to The Mandalorian pop-up in Piccadilly Circus

Get free tickets to The Mandalorian pop-up in Piccadilly Circus

For a couple of days next week, there will be a pop-up venue promoting the third series of the Star Wars spin-off The Mandalorian.

Feb
17
2023
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
2022
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
2022
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
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