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Top events in London on Tue 16th Oct 2018

Tom Nancollas takes us to some of the most emblematic surviving offshore lighthouses.
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 Covent Garden
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The story of Joseph Gray weaves intrigue and deception through a career which spanned both world wars.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 Richmond
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Joseph Gray's camouflage: Mary Horlock in conversation

A one-night event in celebration of legendary anatomist William Hunter’s 300th birthday.
 6pm to 9pm
 
 Camden
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Blood brothers: William Hunter at 300

History journalist and photographer Simon Wills reveals the little-known stories about our most well-known trees from his new book.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 City of London
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The rise of online abuse has poisoned political debate and is turning good people away from getting involved with politics. Can anything done about it and is it possible to create a kinder, gentler politics?
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Whitehall
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2018-10-16

Kinder, Gentler Politics: Report Launch

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition that shines a light on Kazakhstani contemporary art.

Focus Kazakhstan: Post-nomadic Mind

 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.
 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.
 10am 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,
 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closes today
2018-10-16
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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.
 All Day
 Camden
 Closes today
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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

 10am to 5pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Thu, 25th Oct
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The Redfern Gallery is hosting a retrospective of works by Paul Feiler (1918-2013), in honour of the artist’s centenary year.
 11am to 5:30pm
 Hanover Square
 Closing soon Sat, 27th Oct
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The exhibition presents an illustration of how craftsmanship and small industry are embedded in tradition, embrace the new, and adapt in a changing society.
 10am to 8pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Oct
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An award-winning exhibition exploring the endless ways in which colour shapes our world.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Forest Hill
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Oct
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A major exhibition about the burial and funeral rites of Roman London.
 10am to 6pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Oct
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 16th October 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
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A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
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Tower Bridge opening times

04:30pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
05:00pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river