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Top events in London on Tue 16th Jan 2018

Charles Spencer tells the enthralling story of Charles II's escape from England following defeat at the battle of Worcester in 1651, when he was forced to flee for his life
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
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Join physicist Jon Butterworth on a journey into the world of the unseen in search of the forces that shape the Universe.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Hanover Square
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How did dung change world history and what can we learn from studying animal droppings?
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
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This speech will explore the role Britain can and should play in the wider world after Brexit.
 10am to 11am
 
 Holborn
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Join Peter Clarke for a short talk about the objects related to the incident, and reflect on its impact today, at a time when the debate about armed police officers is especially pertinent.
 1pm to 1:30pm
 
 City of London
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This exhibition celebrates outstanding women in medicine, past and present.
 9am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Fri, 19th Jan
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Display exploring alternative currencies past and present – from 17th century trade tokens to today’s Brixton Pound.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 21st Jan
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The first major exhibition of production designs by celebrated political cartoonist Gerald Scarfe
 10am to 6pm
 Kings Cross
 Closing soon Sun, 21st Jan
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An exhibition of portraits of service staff from the fashionable hotels and restaurants of Paris in the 1920s
 10am to 5:30pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Sun, 21st Jan
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An exhibition of light installations and interactive art throughout Canary Wharf.
 5pm to 10pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Sat, 27th Jan
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The first large-scale exhibition in the UK of the work of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan
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The annual Beazley Designs of the Year exhibition returns, providing a snapshot of the very best in innovative design from the past year.
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan
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An exhibition showing off the wide range of works by an artist more famous for inventing the Moomins.
 All Day
 Dulwich
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan
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This exhibition uses art, archaeology, and modern material culture to explore how seduction, sensuality, and sex have been represented through time.
 9am to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Tue, 30th Jan
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A new temporary exhibition at The Wiener Library exploring the topic of Nazi occupation in the Channel Islands
 10am to 5pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Fri, 9th Feb
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 16th January 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
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A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
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Tower Bridge opening times

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