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Top events in London on Fri 12th Oct 2018

An annual wreath laying ceremony at Edith Cavell’s statue, just off Trafalgar Square.
 Starts at 10:30am
 
 Trafalgar Square
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A panel of experts will discuss two kings and their reputations for piety, as well as Edward’s tomb in the context of the Abbey and medieval monuments.
 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 Richmond
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The medieval royal family: Piety and commemoration
All-day conference on the legacy of the 1943 plans for the rebuilding of post-war London.
 9:45am to 4pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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A rare opportunity to visit the Temperate House after dark and sample drinks from around the world.
 6pm to 9:30pm
 
 Richmond
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Temperate Tipples
Exit Through the Gift Shop is the groundbreaking film from Banksy, the world's most famous graffiti artist – a global phenomenon with a fiercely guarded anonymity.
 Starts at 12am
 
 Russell Square
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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 10pm
 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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