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Top events in London on Wed 28th Nov 2018

Science Museum Lates are adults-only, after-hours theme nights that take place in the museum on the last Wednesday of every month.
 6:45pm to 10pm
 
 South Kensington
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Craig and Rebecca Struthers will discuss the challenges of founding an English watchmaking studio in the middle of a recession and the importance of historical research in contemporary making.
 6:30pm to :
 
 Clerkenwell
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Journey through some of the finest dystopian films and books of our time.
 7pm to 9pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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Dystopian Dreamscapes and Real Life Nightmares
Join QMUL's Steve Moore, Learning Resources manager and custodian of Joseph Merrick - known during his lifetime as "The Elephant Man" - for this evening's interactive talk about attitudes towards what could be perceived as disfigurement.
 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 Barbican
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Joseph Merrick: London's Most Famous Face
Explore the world of day and night with the Royal Veterinary College and learn from expert staff, students and professionals how the simple turning of the planet affects everything, from animals’ cells to their reproduction.
 5:30pm to 10pm
 
 Camden
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 Night at the Vet College:  Awake!

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Marking 250 years since Cook’s first voyage to the Pacific, celebrate the dazzling and diverse art of the region of Oceania, from the historic to the contemporary.
Oceania
event time 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Mon, 10th Dec
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Separating medicinal uses from medical myths, this small display looks at how our understanding of these plants has changed and investigate their use for healing today.
Healing Garden
event time 10am to 5pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 14th Dec
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An exhibition featuring items from LSE Library collections related to the UK’s relationship in and out of the EU.
event time 9am to 7pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Fri, 14th Dec
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The exhibition reveals the ‘behind the scenes’ of a pioneer excavation and research project of one of the most complex societies of its time.
The Curious Case of Çatalhöyük
event time 10:30am to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 15th Dec
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Fans which reflect the troubadour style and a return to the chivalric principles of the past will be on display alongside fans commemorating Napoleon and the return of his ashes to France in 1840.
The Romantic Age: European Fans 1810-1840
event time 11am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Dec
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Drawing on the resources of the National Jazz Archive the exhibition includes photos, posters, journals, video and memorabilia.
Women in Jazz: A Celebration of the Past, Present and Future
event time 9:30am to 5:30pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Mon, 31st Dec
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In this solo show, artist-photographer Mark Neville documents the everyday life of Bethlem Royal Hospital, the oldest residential psychiatric treatment facility in the UK.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Beckenham
 Closing soon Fri, 4th Jan
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This Christmas, Kew Gardens will once again transform into a magical after dark explosion of festive colour
event time Starts at 5pm
 Richmond
 Closing soon Sat, 5th Jan
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New and rarely seen works from the internationally renowned South African artist Athi-Patra Ruga.
Athi-Patra Ruga: Of Gods, Rainbows and Omissions
event time 11am to 8pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Sun, 6th Jan
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Discover this year’s top picks across fashion, architecture, digital, transport, product and graphic design.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 6th Jan
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Fri 30th Nov at 06:30pm