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Top events in London on Wed 7th Feb 2018

Dr Harkup will give an illustrated lecture and short reading from her new book focusing on the difficulties of transplanting a heart into such a creature.
 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 Barbican
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Katherine Connelly uncovers the inspiring stories of Sylvia Pankhurst and the East London Federation of the Women’s Social and Political Union, exploring their acts of resistance.
 Starts at 7pm
 
 City of London
2018-02-07
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BBC Radio 3’s Free Thinking explores the idea of the modern state. What should be the ideal size and role of the state in the 21st century?
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
2018-02-07
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Join Mark Sutton Vane, founder of Sutton Vane Associates, as he discusses how light can enhance the experience of museum visitors and help tell the stories being presented
 1pm to 1:45pm
 
 South Kensington
2018-02-07
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The dramatic true story of scientists Francis Crick and James Watson, in a race to solve one of the greatest mysteries of 20th-century science – the structure of DNA.
 7pm to 10pm
 
 Camden
2018-02-07
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2018-02-07
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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
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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
2018-02-07
2018-02-07
A temporary exhibition showcasing sculptures created by wounded, sick and injured service personnel and their families.
 10am to 5pm
 Beckenham
 Closing soon Fri, 23rd Feb
2018-02-07
2018-02-07
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
2018-02-07
2018-02-07
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
2018-02-07
2018-02-07
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
2018-02-07
2018-02-07
The exhibition explores Starley’s developments, still reflected in bicycles today, and celebrates his legacy.
 10am to 5pm
 Walthamstow
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
2018-02-07
2018-02-07
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
2018-02-07
2018-02-07
The exhibition showcases a display of wizarding books, manuscripts and magical objects.
 1pm to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb
2018-02-07
2018-02-07

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Tower Bridge opening times

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