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Top events in London on Sat 29th Sep 2018

A hand drawn animation inspired by Joseph Conrad’s novella Heart of Darkness and Ben Jonson’s Jacobean play The Masque of Blackness will be projected onto the National Theatre flytower.
 8pm to 11pm
 
 Southwark
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There should be gathering of four preserved B-type buses in the Piazza at Covent Garden.
 9am to 3pm
 
 Covent Garden
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Join the premiere of this film as part of Barnes Film Festival followed by a Q&A with members of the production team and Thames environmentalists.
 Starts at 7pm
 
 Barnes
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Two talks about film making and showing in London.
 Starts at 5:30pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This exhibition uncovers the intricacies of the NT’s architecture, exploring its complex composition and the layers of history that Denys Lasdun buried within it.
 9:30am to 11pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sat, 29th 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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The Great British Seaside celebrates six decades of our love affair with the beach.
 10am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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An exhibition about 4 formative years in the 1980s music scene.
 9:30am to 4pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Wed, 3rd Oct
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A new commission which leads the visitor through deceptive murals, cunning architectural structures and a newly commissioned film to trace the lineage of perspective across centuries and technologies.
 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sat, 6th Oct
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This exhibition delves into the history behind the School’s creation, its iconic uniform, historic practices, and charitable benefactors.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 7th Oct
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See Ed Ruscha's modern take on the cyclical nature of civilisation, evocative of Thomas Cole's series of the same name
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 7th Oct
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 29th September 2018

We offer tutorials to help you effectively use the internet and the genealogy websites.
 10:30am to 2pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
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A guided walk exploring the industrial heritage of this beautiful part of north London.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 Kentish Town
2018-09-29
2018-09-29
Weekend openings of one of London's largest visible Roman ruins, currently in the basement of an otherwise unremarkable office block.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
2018-09-29
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