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Tickets Alert: A trial organ recital at the Royal Albert Hall

When it reopens after the lockdown, the Royal Albert Hall is hosting a trial event to test its reopening processes, with a cheap tickets organ recital.

Tickets Alert: Sir David Attenborough at the Royal Albert Hall

The man himself will be commandeering the Royal Albert Hall next April for an evening of his newest film, A Life On Our Planet.

How to get tickets for the 2019 Last Night of the Proms

Prom season is starting again and it’s already time to dust off the envelope and postage stamp in order to apply for tickets to attend the Last Night of the Proms.

See a scale model of the Royal Albert Hall

There’s a small, but interesting display at the moment showing some of the late changes that were made to the Royal Albert Hall during its construction.

My first pop concert

For many people, a rite of teen passage is the visit to a pop concert, the formative memories that are looked back fondly in later years. Last week, in my forties, I went to my first ever pop concert.

Prepare to Shiver with Antici… pation

One for fans of dressing up and shouting at the cinema screen, as the Royal Albert Hall glams up for a night of the Rocky Horror Picture Show.

Apply now for tickets to the 2014 Last Night of the Proms

Prom season is starting soon and it’s already time to dust off an envelope and postage stamp in order to apply for tickets to attend the Last Night of the Proms.

How to get tickets to the 2013 Last Night of the Proms

Prom season is starting soon and it’s already time to dust off an envelope and postage stamp in order to apply for tickets to attend the Last Night of the Proms.

Tickets for the Last Night of the Proms to go on sale this Friday

Tickets to be inside the Royal Albert Hall for the Last Night of the Proms are highly sought after and quite difficult to get. Although there is a limited ballot for everyone to enter, normally, to get inside the Hall

The huge undercroft under the Albert Memorial

I am sure you are familiar with the huge Albert Memorial in Hyde Park by the Albert Hall, but did you know that there is a vast underground structure underneath it? Time to reminisce about a place I visited four

Does Stephen Hawking Dream of Electric Trains?

Short version: Yes he does as it happens. Longer version: As part of the media frenzy to launch his new book – which has previously included headline friendly comments about the existence of God – a cosmologist managed to fill

I’m not watching the Last Night of the Proms

After thinking about it in some depth, I have decided not to watch the Last Night of the Proms this evening when it is broadcast on the BBC. Ordinarily, I try to arrange my evening around being available for the