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Top events in London on Wed 14th Mar 2018

This talk will cover funereal fashion at its finest, focusing on the Victorian cult of mourning, including Maisons de Deuil (mourning warehouses), mourning etiquette and jewellery, and a brief history of black in fashion.
 6:30pm to 9pm
 
 Barbican
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An evening of pop-up science and explore the kaleidoscopic mix of patterns studied at the Francis Crick Institute.
 6pm to 9:30pm
 
 Camden
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This lecture considers the challenges that the NHS and its suppliers face in employing personalised medicine.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
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There will be interactive science stands about domestic and big cats, and you can use specialist equipment to see how clinicians diagnose illnesses in pets.
 5:30pm to 10pm
 
 Camden
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Come and hear from two former and serving HM Ambassadors about their experiences being posted abroad.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Whitehall
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The 2017 general election saw young people engage with politics in a radically new way. Liam Young looks at how Labour under Jeremy Corbyn galvanised this support.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
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Lord Hindlip recounts a career through the major works of art that have passed through his hands over the last fifty years.
 1pm to 1:45pm
 
 South Kensington
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A fashion and photography exhibition resulting from an unconventional research trip around the Czech Republic.
 10am to 6pm
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
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Daily Rites examines modern humans and the ritualistic heart of our most apparently civilised behaviour.
 12pm to 11pm
 Deptford
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
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A major new contemporary visual art project which explores the history, politics, and people of London’s ancient woodland, Epping Forest.
 All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
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This display looks at the changing roles of currency and exchange in communist states in the century since the 1917 Russian Revolution.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
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Explore the history behind the creation of the open spaces, gardens, and conservatory that are found across the Barbican Estate and Arts Centre.
 All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Tue, 20th Mar
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The office of 2035: what will it look like and how will it support the way we will work?
 9:30am to 9pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Wed, 21st Mar
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An exhibition of architecture from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
 8am to 5:30pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Mar
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This exhibition features rare Soviet scores, texts and vinyl, and tells stories of Soviet composers’ complex negotiations with political power
 9:30am to 5:30pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Mar
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Creating sculptures and installations from caul fat and other animal organs, artist Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva draws attention to parts of the body we would sometimes rather forget.
 1pm to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Mar
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This exhibition explores the past, present and future of transport and streets in The City.
 10am to 5pm
 City of London
 Closing soon Fri, 30th Mar
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Wednesday 14th March 2018

Appreciate its history and development close up and see first hand the forgotten 'Arsenal', neglected Thameside and faded shopping centre.
 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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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