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Top events in London on Wed 14th Feb 2018

This Valentine's day join a lineup of historians, comedians and experts for a night of tales of love, where women always come out on top.
 Starts at 7:30pm
 
 City of London
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Enjoy a gin punch while you learn more about the symbolism behind various flowers as you have a go at making your very own nosegay.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
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A showcase hidden queer histories of some of the UK’s best known museums and galleries.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A temporary exhibition showcasing sculptures created by wounded, sick and injured service personnel and their families.
event time 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.
event time 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.
event time 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Explore the secrets behind Michael’s storytelling through his original drafts, adaptations, scripts and unpublished manuscripts.
event time 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.
event time 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
event time 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.
event time 1pm to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb
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An exhibition dedicated to Cornwall’s most magical Museum.
event time 12pm to 11pm
 Hackney
 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,
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb
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The nursing workforce is diverse, with healthcare workers representing a huge variety of backgrounds and experiences. This exhibition celebrates the contributions of some of the people whose work and lives have too often been overlooked.
event time 9am to 7pm
 Harley Street
 Closing soon Sat, 10th Mar
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Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Wednesday 14th February 2018

Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Olympic Park
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Join Pete on his fascinating walking tour taking in the sights and sounds of Brick Lane and the lesser known streets of this vibrant community.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Tower Hill
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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