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Top events in London on Sun 16th Sep 2018

See the ruined remains of the medieval manor house, and the newly restored shepherd's hut.
 2pm to 4:30pm
 
 St Mary Cray
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Annual Pearly festival in Guildhall - expect Marching bands. Morris dancers. maypole dancing. donkeys and carts.
 Starts at 12pm
 
 City of London
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A note that there will be a military flypast of some sort centered on Westminster Abbey.
 11:20am to 11:35am
 
 Pimlico
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Discover the story of the Cathedral Church of Westminster which was designed in the Early Christian Byzantine style by the Victorian architect John Francis Bentley.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 Pimlico
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Justin Bengry’s research asks who benefited from commercial interest in homosexuality? And does the pink pound have a history?
 3pm to 4:30pm
 
 Holborn
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

From statues and street names, to shrines and temporary artworks, Immortalised explores the variety of ways people and events have been commemorated in England, past and present.
 10am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Sep
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See hundreds of live butterflies and moths up-close in a tropical butterfly house.
 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Sep
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From folk remedies and tooth fairies to barber-surgeons and professional dentists, Teeth tells the tale of our pursuit of a pain-free mouth and the perfect smile.
 10am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Sep
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A large number of film collectables including from Star Wars and the Raiders of the Lost Ark will be on display for two weeks ahead of an auction.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Thu, 20th Sep
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An exhibition of feather fans from around the world.
 12pm to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 23rd Sep
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Over 100 dazzling artworks and objects tells the story of a cosmopolitan empire that almost ended British rule in India
 10:30am to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sun, 23rd Sep
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René Goscinny’s story is brought to life through rare original scripts, storyboards, photographs, films, sketches, dressing up stations, games, and more than a little wild boar.
 10am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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This display explains the project, and showcases highlights of its work across the country so far.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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The summer opening of Buckingham Palace, with an art display curated by the Prince of Wales.
 9:30am to 6pm
 Whitehall
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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A celebratory show that will explore the past, present and future of ice cream.
 10am to 6pm
 Kings Cross
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 16th September 2018

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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Learn the fascinating history of train and tube lines in the City, sewers and conduits and remains of ancient buidings
 2:30pm to 4:30pm
 
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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