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Top events in London on Fri 27th Apr 2018

This screening showcases archival film footage of a range of artists working in the Southbank Centre from the 1960s onwards
 Starts at 5pm
 
 Southwark
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An exploration of Japanese adaptations of the Alice books from the beautifully illustrated work of artist Kusama Yahoo to comics, film, animation and clothes.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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Contemporary craft and design fair, where the makers themselves meet the public.
 11am to 7pm
 
 Poplar
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As the iconic buildings turn 50, speakers tell us about their favourite 1960s building and why this period of architecture divides public opinion.
 Starts at 8:15pm
 
 Southwark
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£35.00
Celebrate London’s legendary relationship with Gin, from Hogarthian excess to high society cocktails, with a special Gin Late.
 Starts at 12am
 
 Holborn
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A bold, raw portrait of youth adrift in 1970s Czechoslovakia. Based on the legendary 1980s cult novel by Jan Pelc with music by DG307 & The Plastic People of the Universe.
 7pm to 10pm
 
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The wilds of the southernmost tip of South America are explored in a new exhibition from seven international professional travel and nature photographers.
 9am to 6pm
 Tottenham Court Road
 Closing soon Fri, 27th Apr
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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.
 9am to 6pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 28th Apr
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A large exhibition devoted to the music sensation.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr
2018-04-27
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This exhibition of new and recent work by artist Louise Weir, takes visitors on an investigative journey of memory, identity and loss informed by Charles Dickens’s classic novel, Great Expectations.
 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr
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A room full of coloured shapes and sounds. It's art.
 10am to 7pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr
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Painter of London life Ed Gray exhibits his paintings of everyday London life.
 8am to 9pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Mon, 30th Apr
2018-04-27
2018-04-27
A journey behind the scenes encountering collections, installations, audiovisual content and live performances that reveal the stories of Southbank Centre's 1960s buildings.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Tue, 1st May
2018-04-27
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This is a selection from the photographic project tracing the route of the new Elizabeth Line across central London, recording people and places encountered along the way.
 11am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Fri, 4th May
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Five multi-award-winning photographers – Poulomi Basu, Sam Faulkner, Adam Ferguson, Ashley Gilbertson and Andrew Quilty – have documented the lives of people around the world who have been affected by blindness that could, and should, have been avoided.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Fri, 4th May
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A display of Crossrail artworks, material such as maquettes, sketches and prototypes.
 11am to 6pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Sun, 6th May
2018-04-27
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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