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Top events in London on Fri 2nd Nov 2018

Dr Charles Goodson-Wickes discusses King George V's trip to the battlefields of northern Europe to visit the war graves of the fallen.
 11:30am to :
 
 Chelsea
2018-11-02
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 The King's Pilgrimage: A visit to war graves in Belgium and France
Dr Paula Byrne explores the novelist’s roots in the comic theatre, her own supreme comic gifts, and her influence on subsequent novelists such as Evelyn Waugh and Barbara Pym.
 7pm to :
 
 Soho
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
Lecture: Jane Austen and the English Comic Tradition
Join Bert Weckhuysen as he explores how chemistry is being used to create waste-powered transport and why it is so difficult to convert carbon dioxide into fuels and chemicals.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Hanover Square
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
Catalysts and chemistry: Building a sustainable future

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A display of more than 200 original illustrations of the nature of the British Isles.
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Fri, 2nd Nov
2018-11-02
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Explore an exclusive range of journals, logs and records that date back to the 1700s.
event time 9am to 5:30pm
 Harley Street
 Closing soon Sat, 3rd Nov
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
Award winning graphic artist Frith Kerr invites designers to respond to the female artists collected by Ernö and Ursula Goldfinger.
event time 11am to 5pm
 Hampstead
 Closing soon Sun, 4th Nov
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
100 projects shaping the world of tomorrow
The Future Starts Here
event time 10am to 10pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 4th Nov
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
Explore the origins of the Dowding System and its legacy in later years.
event time 10am to 4pm
 Stanmore
 Closing soon Sat, 10th Nov
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
This exhibition investigates and reveals Dickens’s deep and influential interest in medicine, chemistry, geology, the energy of the Earth and the ability of science to drive change.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Nov
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
Discover the city at night through the eyes of photographers from the late 19th century to the present day.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Nov
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
An exhibition that explores the glamorous and grotesque, disturbed and diabolical, surreal and supernatural, merciless and macabre and uncanny and undead!
event time 6pm to 11pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Fri, 16th Nov
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
The feature display will include war and propaganda posters issued by all sides of the conflict, including the UK, USA, Germany and Russia.
event time 10am to 6pm
 West Brompton
 Closing soon Sat, 17th Nov
2018-11-02
2018-11-02
This exhibition features two very talented Edwardian female illustrators whose work has been largely forgotten.
event time 11am to 4pm
 Pinner
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Nov
2018-11-02
2018-11-02

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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 3rd Nov at 05:30pm