What's on in London on Thursday 25th 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 Thu 25th Jan 2018

Free

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 6pm to 7pm)
A look at the variety of Indian medical practice over the centuries.  ()
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India - Traditions of Healing

Free

(Thursday, 25th Jan - Starts at 10:30am)
A new series of free morning talks on Big Ben and the Elizabeth Tower will be held monthly.  ()
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Big Ben: ticking through time

£11.21

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 7pm to 9:30pm)
Michael will be discussing his co-founded project ' The Ghost Orchid Project', which is a research initiave seeking to locate the extremely rare ghost orchid in British woods.  ()
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Trust Talks - Live talks series at the Coal House

£15.00
David Halpern reveals how the insights of behavioural economics can be used to influence the behaviour of individuals and even entire swathes of society.  ()
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The Hogwarts Curriculum Lectures: Charms with David Halpern

Free

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 6:15pm to 7:45pm)
In Nick Clegg’s view there is nothing remotely inevitable about Brexit – except that it will be deeply damaging if it happens. But can we stop it? How can it be done? Haven’t the people spoken?  ()
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Nick Clegg: 'How to Stop Brexit'

Free

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 6:30pm to 8pm)
Alex Schey, CEO of Vantage Power will talk about his days as an undergrad, his Pan-American Highway adventure in a self designed all-electric supercar  ()
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A cleaner future for buses

Professor Jerome Gauntlett of Imperial College, will discuss some of their properties and describe the dramatic recent observations of black holes using gravitational waves.  ()
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Black Holes and the Fundamental Laws of Physics - Prof. Jerome Gauntlett

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 5pm to 10pm)
An exhibition of light installations and interactive art throughout Canary Wharf. (Closing soon Sat, 27th Jan)

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Winter Lights Festival

£16

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 10am to 10pm)
The first large-scale exhibition in the UK of the work of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. (Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan)

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 Basquiat Boom for Real

£10

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
The annual Beazley Designs of the Year exhibition returns, providing a snapshot of the very best in innovative design from the past year. (Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan)

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£15.50

(Thursday, 25th Jan - All Day)
An exhibition showing off the wide range of works by an artist more famous for inventing the Moomins. (Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan)

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Tove Jansson (1914-2001)

Free
This exhibition uses art, archaeology, and modern material culture to explore how seduction, sensuality, and sex have been represented through time. (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 (Closing soon Fri, 9th Feb)

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On British Soil: Victims of Nazi Persecution in the Channel Islands

Fifty new drawings of contemporary buildings – constructed during the second half of the 20th century but in an ostensibly 'Georgian' style - will be on display for the first time. (Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb)

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£20

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 10am to 9pm)
The major exhibition brings together over 50 of Cézanne’s portraits from collections across the world, many visiting the UK for the first time. (Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb)

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Cézanne Portraits

Free

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 10am to 5pm)
A temporary exhibition showcasing sculptures created by wounded, sick and injured service personnel and their families. (Closing soon Fri, 23rd Feb)

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£9

(Thursday, 25th Jan - 10am to 5pm)
The Charles Dickens Museum explores the creation of the story that may just be the most loved of the author’s tales. (Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb)

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A Ghost of an Idea: Unwrapping A Christmas Carol

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Thu 25th Jan 2018

A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.  ()
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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Thu 8th Feb at 07:45pm


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