What's on in London on Tuesday 9th January 2018

Welcome to the IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage, walks and random miscellany happening around London.


Top things to do in London on Tue 9th Jan 2018

What is this thing called science? A brief introduction to the philosophy of science.  ()
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SciBar: 'What is this thing called science? A philosophy of science intro'

Free

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 6:30pm to 8pm)
Arne Westad and Michael Cox discuss the truly global nature of the Cold War, with East and West demanding absolute allegiance around the world.  ()
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Dr Mody will consider ways in which acts of kinship amongst British South Asians such as the suitable arrangement of a child’s marriage can be rejected by the child as an act of care and re-framed as acts of force.
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 9am to 6pm)
An exhibition that looks at how policy and development help support Londoners to live and work across a multi-centred city. (Closing soon Thu, 11th Jan)

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London's Towns: Shaping the polycentric city

Free

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 10am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition of over 100 photographs that showcase the beauty and diversity of wildlife in Britain. (Closing soon Sun, 14th Jan)

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 British Wildlife Photography Awards 2017

Free

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
Comprising of over 200 objects, this exhibition considers the role of graphic design in constructing and communicating healthcare messages. (Closing soon Sun, 14th Jan)

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Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?

£16.50

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 10am to 5:30pm)
This exhibition explores the story of the Scythians – nomadic tribes and masters of mounted warfare, who flourished between 900 and 200 BC. (Closing soon Sun, 14th Jan)

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Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia

Free
Discover the forgotten history of the world's oldest continuously serving police force - the Thames River Police. (Closing soon Sun, 14th Jan)

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West Indians: Forefathers of the Metropolitan Police?

Free

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition remembers the centenary of this battle and the massive medical and human impact of the wounds sustained during and beyond WW1. (Closing soon Mon, 15th Jan)

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Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care

Free

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 9am to 5pm)
This exhibition celebrates outstanding women in medicine, past and present. (Closing soon Fri, 19th Jan)

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Women in medicine: A celebration

Free

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
Display exploring alternative currencies past and present – from 17th century trade tokens to today’s Brixton Pound. (Closing soon Sun, 21st Jan)

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(Un) Common Currency

£8.25

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
The first major exhibition of production designs by celebrated political cartoonist Gerald Scarfe (Closing soon Sun, 21st Jan)

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Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen

£7

(Tuesday, 9th Jan - 10am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition of portraits of service staff from the fashionable hotels and restaurants of Paris in the 1920s (Closing soon Sun, 21st Jan)

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Soutine's Portraits: Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Tue 9th Jan 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
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A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
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Walking Tours of London on Tue 9th Jan 2018

Join Pete on his fascinating walking tour taking in the sights and sounds of Brick Lane and the lesser known streets of this vibrant community.  ()
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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Fri 12th Jan at 06:30pm


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