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Top events in London on Thu 8th Feb 2018

The screening will act as a fundraiser for St John's Soup Kitchen in Ealing - one of the primary locations used during the film.
 6pm to 7pm
 
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Explore the Designs On Britain exhibition after hours and enjoy fun crafts, talks, interactive workshops and more.
 6pm to 9pm
 
 Camden
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To mark the 100 year anniversary of women gaining the right to vote, London Transport Museum and Transport for London are hosting a festival-style Late Debate to celebrate women, discuss the state of gender equality today, and explore current feminist issues. Join us for talks, debates, and workshops. Network at our pop-up bar and explore the collection after hours - including the special exhibition 'Poster Girls - a century of art and design' showcasing transport posters by female artists from the last one hundred years.
 6:45pm to 10pm
 
 Covent Garden
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Science writer Emma Byrne will explore the close connection between bad language and our emotions.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Hanover Square
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An evening with suffragette descendant and leading women's rights campaigner Dr. Helen Pankhurst in conversation with historian Dr. Matthew Green.
 7:15pm to 8:15pm
 
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Elizabeth’s Rival is the first-ever biography of one of the most prominent women of the Elizabethan era, Lettice Knollys, known as the Queen’s nemesis.
 Starts at 7:15pm
 
 Hornsey
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Sparkes will talk about Harry Price, his Magical Library and psychical research as well as her extraordinary experiences of being an artist 'making ghosts' at the Magical Library.
 Starts at 8pm
 
 Southwark
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Ed Williams, CEO of Edelman UK, discusses the findings from the newly released Edelman Trust Barometer, the world’s largest annual global study of trust.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
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Using documents from The National Archives, this event will explore the origins of Spanish Flu and how it came to affect people in every corner of the world.
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Richmond
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This lecture will explore the history of lesbian motherhood in Britain 1945–1978 – a period when cultural attitudes largely assumed that it was impossible to be both a lesbian and a mother.
 1:10pm to 1:55pm
 
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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
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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 9pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb
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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
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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
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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
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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
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The exhibition explores Starley’s developments, still reflected in bicycles today, and celebrates his legacy.
 10am to 5pm
 Walthamstow
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
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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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Tower Bridge opening times

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