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Top events in London on Mon 9th Apr 2018

Poet and author Fiona Sampson sifts through letters, diaries and records to illuminate the real woman behind her canonical work.
 7:15pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
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An illustrated talk by Kenneth Greenway for the Barking & District Historical Society.
 7:45pm to 9:30pm
 
 Barking
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Collaborative doctoral student Becky Lawton will discuss the physical features of this letter, and what they can reveal about the act of writing and receiving a letter in the 8th century.
 12:30pm to 1:30pm
 
 Camden
2018-04-09
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An evening talk exploring the connections between Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and Benjamin Franklin, going beyond electricity and the spark of life.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
2018-04-09
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of the Beveridge report, which laid the foundation for the modern welfare state.
event time 9am to 7pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Fri, 13th Apr
2018-04-09
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Discover how much of the most iconic British design was produced by immigrants to this country.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr
2018-04-09
2018-04-09
A major exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of Ferrari, celebrating one of the great adventures of the industrial age.A major exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of Ferrari, celebrating one of the great adventures of the industrial age.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr
2018-04-09
2018-04-09
A new exhibition surveying the variety of postcards from all periods relating to Fulham Palace and exploring what they reveal about its history.
event time 12:30pm to 3:30pm
 Fulham
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr
2018-04-09
2018-04-09
Consider speculative London futures as depicted in fiction past and present.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr
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2018-04-09
Fantastical realities seen through the eyes of artists, architects and designers.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr
2018-04-09
2018-04-09
An exhibition of texts from the Library of the Royal Society of Medicine.
event time 9am to 9pm
 Harley Street
 Closing soon Sat, 21st Apr
2018-04-09
2018-04-09
Fathoming flow in the body, the sewer, the river and the city – a new work by Somerset House Studios artist Eloise Hawser.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Sun, 22nd Apr
2018-04-09
2018-04-09
An exhibition that explores the impact that jazz had on Britons from 1918.
event time 10am to 4:30pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Sun, 22nd Apr
2018-04-09
2018-04-09
The exhibition explores the ideas and skills that go into great underground structures and looks to a future where smart subterranean construction can contribute ever greater benefits.
event time 9am to 6pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 28th Apr
2018-04-09
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Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Monday 9th April 2018

Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Hampstead
2018-04-09
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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