What a lovely way to start Christmas as we can -- weather permitting -- watch the International Space Station pass overhead on Christmas Eve.
Next January, London is to have two light festivals, running at the same time.
An exhibition opens next week that showcases graphic designs from the Harry Potter films, created by Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima, reproduced as limited edition art prints.
Something for your diaries, as next March, there will be another chance to see an impressive video display projected onto the medieval Guildhall building in the City of London.
One hundred and fifty years ago, a book was published which was to become part of the cultural consciousness. A book that few of us can recall the details, but all know the overall story.
Drums made from human skulls, jewellery from human bones, dogs for supper, and graphic sex -- all are an unexpected display of Buddhism at the Wellcome Collection.
The newish, and smallish Heritage Gallery inside London's Guildhall has put out a display of WW1 and WW2 maps and photos.
Potentially interesting talk and debate at the LSE later this month with three significant figures, Lord Adonis, Norman Foster, and Deyan Sudjic.
With a serious dose of caveat emptor, there may be a fly past by the Red Arrows over central London on Saturday.
A look ahead at some picks of what's free to do in London this week.
A room filled with dense fog, coloured fog, still fog, murmurs in the fog, faces fading into view through the fog. This is the Wellcome Collection's latest art display.
Not literally, as they are all dead now, and that would be rather macabre, but there is an exhibition about what the scientists did when alive.
The London Transport Museum has laid on a second Gin Tasting evening on 30 October.
Time to start planning the annual celebration of the persecution of a Papist plot to kill our Protestant Monarch.
Later this month, there will be an exceptionally rare chance to walk through the mothballed Post Office Railway tunnels.