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Watch the Space Station flypast on Xmas Eve

What a lovely way to start Christmas as we can -- weather permitting -- watch the International Space Station pass overhead on Christmas Eve.


A second light festival for London

Next January, London is to have two light festivals, running at the same time.


Harry Potter exhibition opens in London

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.


See a 3D video projection at The Guildhall

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.


Alice in Wonderland exhibition opens at the British Library

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.


Wellcome to Buddhists, Boning, and Bones

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.


Bomb damage map on display

The newish, and smallish Heritage Gallery inside London's Guildhall has put out a display of WW1 and WW2 maps and photos.


Ticket Alert — Lord Adonis and Norman Foster debate

Potentially interesting talk and debate at the LSE later this month with three significant figures, Lord Adonis, Norman Foster, and Deyan Sudjic.


Red Arrows might fly over London on Saturday

With a serious dose of caveat emptor, there may be a fly past by the Red Arrows over central London on Saturday.


Free things to do in London this week

A look ahead at some picks of what's free to do in London this week.


Mind Bending Fogs Fill the Wellcome Collection

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.


Churchill’s Scientists at the Science Museum

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.


Gin Tastings at the Transport Museum

The London Transport Museum has laid on a second Gin Tasting evening on 30 October.


London’s 2015 Bonfire Night Firework Displays

Time to start planning the annual celebration of the persecution of a Papist plot to kill our Protestant Monarch.


Torchlit tours of the Post Office Railway

Later this month, there will be an exceptionally rare chance to walk through the mothballed Post Office Railway tunnels.