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Top events in London on Wed 10th Oct 2018

A discussion about Huguenots, Spitalfields, weavers, wives and widows.
 5:30pm to 6:30pm
 
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Join Dr. Miranda Kaufmann for a voyage into Black British History aboard The Golden Hinde.
 7pm to 9pm
 
 Southwark
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Come and hear the tale of Mary Overie and other strange myths and legends of Old Southwark told by candlelight in the Cathedral. Story telling and live music by George Hoyle.
 7pm to 8pm
 
 Southwark
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London Dreamtime Presents: The Strange Tale of Mary Overie at a Candlelit Southwark Cathedral
Caroline Taggart talks about her new book Bognor and Other Regises: A potted history of Britain in 100 royal places.
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 Covent Garden
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Fifty years on from the events of 1968, prominent activists from different generations will examine the significance of student protest then and now.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
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On the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote, Helen Pankhurst - great-granddaughter of suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst charts how women’s lives have changed over the last century, offering a powerful and positive argument for the way forward.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Richmond
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Suffrage 100: Deeds not words

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition exploring the first 30 years of the Building Centre through its archive collection.From material libraries and the Blitz, to seminal exhibitions of women architects, Spanish modernism and le Corbusier.
event time 8am to 6pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Fri, 12th Oct
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For the first time, Tate Modern tells the intertwined stories of photography and abstract art
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 14th Oct
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An exhibition of radical self-portraiture from the 1960s to the present day.
event time 11am to 7pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 14th Oct
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The works of art on display span a geographical expanse from Kashmir to Kerala and a period of more than 400 years.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Whitehall
 Closing soon Sun, 14th Oct
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An exhibition that shines a light on Kazakhstani contemporary art.
Focus Kazakhstan: Post-nomadic Mind
event time 10am to 7pm
 Wapping
 Closing soon Tue, 16th Oct
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Digital Turn is a platform for those who dare to dream about how we can better imagine, create and build the spaces we live in.
event time 9am to 6pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Fri, 19th Oct
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This exhibition explores the East London Federation of the Suffragettes (ELFS) campaign for the vote.
event time 9am to 5pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Fri, 19th Oct
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This exhibition explores the influence of Michael Jackson on some of the leading names in contemporary art,
event time 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 21st Oct
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Revisit 1948 and explore how the Windrush story is much more than the dawn of British multiculturalism it has come to represent.
event time All Day
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 21st Oct
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With walls and fences being constructed everywhere, this striking photographic exhibition provides a broad historical and geographical perspective revealing the ephemeral nature of barriers to human movement.
KEEP OUT! Barriers and Boundaries Ancient and Modern
event time 10am to 5pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Thu, 25th Oct
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Fri 12th Oct at 03:45pm