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Top events in London on Fri 9th Feb 2018

A free talk on the archaeology of the Thames foreshore at Greenwich by Thames Discovery Programme's Helen Johnston. Find out about some of the most fascinating foreshore archaeology in London, from the Mesolithic Period through to the modern day, including significant shorefront remains of the Tudor Greenwich Palace.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Greenwich
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Susannah Walker discusses the origins of Second World War propaganda posters and their impact on the public.
 11:30am to 12:30pm
 
 Chelsea
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How a secret subculture of music lovers and bootleggers defied the Soviet Union censor using homemade recording machines to copy forbidden music onto x-rays.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
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Gain after-hours entry to the exhibition, meet other fans and get involved in a range of Harry Potter-themed activities.
 7:30pm to 10:30pm
 
 Camden
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Rikesh Shah, Head of Commercial Innovation at TfL, will talk about their open data journey, how open data has created an eco-system of innovators.
 1pm to 2pm
 
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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 10pm
 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