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Top events in London on Thu 8th Nov 2018

There will be a flypast by aircraft from the Battle of Britain Memorial flight, focused on St Clement Danes Church on Strand.
 12:25pm to 1:20pm
 
 Strand
2018-11-08
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In this interactive event we will explain and demonstrate what social science can tell us about misinformation, how it works and what we can do to minimise its impact on us.
 6:30pm to :
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
Discover the golden age of women’s poster design in the interwar period, the historical and social changes that made this possible and how these changes influenced the designs themselves.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Covent Garden
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
Poster Girls: History under wraps
A talk on John Hunter and his attempt to resurrect the Reverend Dr William Dodd
 7pm to :
 
 Southwark
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
Raising Dr Dodd: John Hunter’s Daring Attempt at Resurrecting the King’s Curate
This provocative insider account challenges the media myths which paint North Korea as a rogue state run by a mad leader.
 6:30pm to :
 
 Russell Square
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
Talking to North Korea: Ending the Nuclear Standoff
An expert panel will discuss the links between human rights and climate change, and whether rights-based climate change claims are one future path to spurring climate action.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
2018-11-08
2018-11-08

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
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
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
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
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
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
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
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
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
This year’s winning and commended entries will be exhibited at the Soane Museum this autumn.
The Architecture Drawing Prize
event time 10am to 5pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Nov
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
A huge display of over 70,000 miniature shrouds will remember everyone who died in the Battle of the Somme and doesn't have a grave.
WW1 Shrouds
event time 10am to 7pm
 Olympic Park
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Nov
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
The exhibition explores the multifaceted landscape of one of London’s most thriving boroughs and its residents.
Under Your Nose
event time 10am to 6pm
 Islington
 Closing soon Sat, 24th Nov
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
The Jameel Prize is an international award for contemporary art and design inspired by Islamic tradition.
Jameel Prize 5
event time 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Nov
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
Explore Michael Palin’s role in creating some of the most brilliant comedy of the 20th century through his own archive.
Michael Palin: Writer, Actor, Comedian
event time 9:30am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Nov
2018-11-08
2018-11-08

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Walking tours of London on Thursday 8th November 2018

A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.
 tba
 
 Barbican
2018-11-08
2018-11-08
 

Tower Bridge opening times

12:15amPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river