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Top events in London on Mon 29th Jan 2018

Join artist Patrick Bullock for a workshop creating protest objects inspired by Suffragette campaigning material.
 Starts at 2pm
 
 City of London
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Pitch 200 is short and snappy (200 second) presentations which bring engineering to life.Seven engineers will be going head to head to explain an engineering idea to the general public testing their creativity. The topics will cover Waterloo Bridge, smart motorways, the 21st Engineer and more.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Pimlico
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Hear architect Matthias Kohler discuss the work of his practice and his work combining architectural design with robotic technology and innovative material research.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Picadilly
2018-01-29
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David Pilling explores how economists and their cult of growth have hijacked our policy-making and infiltrated our thinking about what makes societies work.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
2018-01-29
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This talk explores how ‘mad’ characters allow writers to explore the tensions felt by the Muslim community in independent India.
 5:30pm to 7pm
 
 Camden
2018-01-29
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An event exploring the real issues of corruption, money laundering, and anonymous companies behind the drama and how we can end London’s role as a safe haven for corrupt funds.
 3:15pm to 4:30pm
 
 Whitehall
2018-01-29
2018-01-29

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2018-01-29
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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
2018-01-29
2018-01-29
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.
 8am to 5:30pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb
2018-01-29
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The major exhibition brings together over 50 of Cézanne’s portraits from collections across the world, many visiting the UK for the first time.
 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb
2018-01-29
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The Charles Dickens Museum explores the creation of the story that may just be the most loved of the author’s tales.
 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
2018-01-29
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Discover Jon Snow's unique and colourful collection of ties crafted by the UK's last silk-weaving factory.
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
2018-01-29
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Explore the secrets behind Michael’s storytelling through his original drafts, adaptations, scripts and unpublished manuscripts.
 10am to 5:45pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
2018-01-29
2018-01-29
Together the V&A and the Royal Opera House present a landmark exhibition exploring the vivid story of opera from its origins in late-Renaissance Italy to the present day
 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
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The exhibition showcases a display of wizarding books, manuscripts and magical objects.
 10am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb
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More than 100 specimens from the Museum's collection will be on display together for the first time,
 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb
2018-01-29
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Monday 29th January 2018

Hear how a Victorian sailors' pub went from music hall to Methodist Mission and was forgotten before becoming the venue it is today.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Whitechapel
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Walking tours of London on Monday 29th January 2018

Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Hampstead
2018-01-29
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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