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Top events in London on Sat 24th Feb 2018

Join us at tea market to celebrate all things tea, from tea pots and tea leaves, to books and decorative items, so join us and find your favourite cuppa.
 12pm to 6pm
 
 Soho
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An opportunity to view a wide range of aircraft and vehicles which aren’t usually opened to the public.
 Starts at 12am
 
 Colindale
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Learn how to find and select the right materials to build your fire, and light it without matches.
 10am to 12pm
 
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Join us for a light-hearted, but none-the-less competitive, debate between Team GB and Team China to determine which nation is the king of tea time.
 3:30pm to 4:30pm
 
 Soho
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Tour of Hornsey Town Hall - an iconic modernist public building
 11am to 12pm
 
 Hornsey
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Help clean up this special reservoir in north-west London, for the benefit of nature and wildlife.
 11am to 2pm
 
 Colindale
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Come and explore this beautiful nature reserve which is usually closed to the public.
 1pm to 4pm
 
 Brockley
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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Explore the secrets behind Michael’s storytelling through his original drafts, adaptations, scripts and unpublished manuscripts.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 10am to 5pm
 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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A celebration of Thailand's vibrant plant life and culture at Kew's Orchids Festival.
event time 10am to 4:15pm
 Richmond
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Mar
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 24th February 2018

A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
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Walking tours of London on Saturday 24th 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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This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.
 3:30pm to 5:30pm
 
 Southwark
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Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Hampstead
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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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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Moorgate
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A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.
 tba
 
 Barbican
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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