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Top events in London on Thu 6th Oct 2016

Over 230 works of art, all created on postage envelopes, and many by famous artists -- for charity.
 11am to 6pm
 
 Southwark
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Join Huw Lewis-Jones as he delves into the journals and sketchbooks of some of the world's most remarkable explorers from the 16th century to the present day
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Covent Garden
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How do you go undercover in high-risk situations? What is the psychology behind the ability to be a spy?
 6pm to 8pm
 
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This talk and display - run in collaboration with the Commonwealth War Graves Commission - will focus on the contributions of these troops to the 141-day Somme Offensive, as told through the original records in our collection.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Richmond
2016-10-06
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In a unique demonstration (using members of the audience) of the physical effects of lights on the body, using both additive and subtractive colour, you will experience a wide range of effects that light can produce.
 6:30pm to 9pm
 
 Whitehall
2016-10-06
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Scottish Artists brings together paintings, drawings and miniatures collected by monarchs from George III to Queen Victoria.
event time All Day
 Whitehall
 Closing soon Sun, 9th Oct
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Explore the third Barbican Exhibition which traces the controversial design of the residential development,
event time All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Oct
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Exploring the idea of “London living for a generation defined by who they are, not how old they are”
event time All Day
 Euston
 Closing soon Fri, 28th Oct
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2016-10-06
The Poster Parade showcases a range of sporting posters, commissioned by London Underground over the past century,
event time All Day
 Covent Garden
 Closing soon Sat, 29th Oct
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A public photography project, art installation and exhibition.
event time All Day
 City of London
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Oct
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Discover the origins of J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan, from the success of the 1904 play to its many adaptations.
event time All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Oct
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Many never seen before drawings and designs for Pink Floyd's iconic album, 'The Wall' are part of an exhibition of Gerald Scarfe artwork.
event time All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Mon, 31st Oct
2016-10-06
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Artist and illustrator Gerald Scarfe exhibits art work, posters and prints from his extensive work within the world of music.
event time All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Mon, 31st Oct
2016-10-06
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An exhibition marking the bicentenary of the opening of the first section of the Regent's canal from Paddington to Camden Town
event time All Day
 Islington
 Closing soon Mon, 31st Oct
2016-10-06
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An exhibition of iconic photographs documenting sparkling moments in the life of Freddie Mercury.
event time All Day
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sat, 5th Nov
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Thursday 6th October 2016

A bus tour of central London in an Victorian era horse-drawn omnibus.
 3pm to :
 
 Covent Garden
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Tour highlights include banners, posters and ceramics tracing the history of the labour movement from the 19th century to the present day,
 1pm to :
 
 Clerkenwell
2016-10-06
2016-10-06
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Tue 25th Sep at 07:15pm