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Top events in London on Sun 12th Aug 2018

The Perseid meteor shower is one of the brightest and most active meteor showers in the year.
 3am to 5am
 
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Lost since the 1960s, the correct location for William Blake’s grave has been rediscovered, and there will be a rededication ceremony.
 Starts at 3pm
 
 Moorgate
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Discover how graphic design has played a pivotal role in dictating and reacting to the major political moments of our times.
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 12th Aug
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The visual artist and Royal Academician explores “landscape” in its broadest sense
 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Sun, 12th Aug
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Through this exhibition, biomimetic design elements as well as the multilayering of fluid identities and dress are explored.
 11am to 4pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Wed, 15th Aug
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The 250th annual exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts.
 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug
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A display of automata from the leading makers of the last 40 years, ranging from the humorous to the macabre and from the playful to the satirical.
 11am to 4pm
 Pinner
 Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug
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This mid-career survey of the work of acclaimed South Korean artist Lee Bul – the first in London – explores the artist’s extensive investigation into the body and its relationship to architectural space.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug
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Mark 100 years since the iconic leader’s birth, in this exhibition about his fight for equality.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug
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The Great Spectacle tells the story of 250 years of the Summer Exhibition, the world’s longest running annual display of contemporary art.
 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug
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Hundreds of genuine Spice Girls stage costumes on display beside thousands of items of memorabilia and merchandise.
 All Day
 Islington
 Closing soon Mon, 20th Aug
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This collection of photographs taken in 2015 by architecture and design critic Oliver Wainwright offers the opportunity to step into one of the most restricted and enigmatic places on the planet Inside North Korea.
 11:30am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Tue, 21st Aug
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 12th August 2018

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 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