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Top events in London on Fri 9th Nov 2018

Chaired by Lewis Bush, award-winning photographer, writer, curator and lecturer, this talk will explore the darker side of London at night.
 6:30pm to :
 
 Barbican
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
Dark is the night: in conversation
Writer, broadcaster and editor, Ian Hislop, joins celebrated comedy writer and producer, Armando Iannucci, to discuss the changing role of satire and subversion in a post-truth world.
 Starts at 12am
 
 Russell Square
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
History Showoff is a comedy cabaret event all about the past, where a cast of historians, archaeologists, museum folk and comedians try to make sense of the olden days.
 7pm to 9:30pm
 
 Southwark
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
History Showoff
Zvezdana Popovic introduces the all women hospitals that operated in France, parts of Greece, Russia and Serbia during World War One.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Holborn
2018-11-09
2018-11-09

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Explore the origins of the Dowding System and its legacy in later years.
event time 10am to 4pm
 Stanmore
 Closing soon Sat, 10th Nov
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
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
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
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
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
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
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
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
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
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
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
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
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
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
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
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
2018-11-09
2018-11-09
The Jameel Prize is an international award for contemporary art and design inspired by Islamic tradition.
Jameel Prize 5
event time 10am to 10pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Nov
2018-11-09
2018-11-09

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 10th Nov at 05:00pm