The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 24th January.


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Top events in London on Thu 24th Jan 2019

To acknowledge the contribution of black and minority ethnic seafarers during the First World War and some of their stories just after the war had ended.
1pm to 2pm
 
Richmond
BAME seafarers in the First World War
In this talk Simon Elliott launches his most recent book, Roman Legionaries, which tells the story of every aspect of the lives of these elite warriors of the ancient world.
6pm to 8pm
 
City of London
Roman Legionaries
This lecture will explore how the sixteenth century found ways of distancing itself from religion – like Christopher Marlowe, who raged against its moral constraints.
6pm to 7pm
 
Barbican
The government says it wants to make new developments more beautiful – but beautiful to whom?
6:30pm to :
 
Kings Cross
Paul Dolan launches his new book, Happy Ever After, exploring the narratives society installs in us, using good evidence to debunk bad stories.
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Holborn
This illustrated lecture by Jo Story (Professor at the University of Leicester) explores the deep-rooted connectivity between England and the Continent in the centuries before the Norman Conquest
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Camden
Comic Robin Ince uses the life of the stand-up as a way of exploring some of the biggest questions we all face
7:30pm to 9pm
 
Holborn

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The exhibition includes works by members of Proust’s family and by some of the leading French physicians of the day.
Marcel Proust and the Medicine of the Belle Époque
9am to 9pm
Harley Street
Closing soon Sat, 26th Jan
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A night time display of lighting installations around the Canary Wharf estate.
Winter Lights
5pm to 10pm
Poplar
Closing soon Sat, 26th Jan
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The first UK exhibition to explore the complex relationship between fashion and nature from 1600 to the present day
Fashioned from Nature
10am to 5:45pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
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Discover two artists who changed the course of Western European art
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
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The first UK show of work by the Spanish Baroque artist and printmaker, Jusepe de Ribera (1591-1652).
10am to 5pm
Dulwich
Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
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The Enchanted Garden explores how Morris's contemporaries and subsequent generations of artists have responded to the allure of garden spaces, using them as stages for the magical, menacing and romantic.
The Enchanted Garden
10am to 5pm
Walthamstow
Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
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A series of light installations during January along London Wall in the City of London.
Illuminocity
3pm to 9pm
Barbican
Closing soon Thu, 31st Jan
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The exhibition explores the Gestetner machine as a device that revolutionised the office.
1pm to 5pm
Tottenham
Closing soon Thu, 31st Jan
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​Previously unseen and rediscovered archival photography of Kate Macintosh’s Dawson’s Heights housing in south London shown at the RIBA.
Dawson’s Heights: Hilltop Community
10am to 5pm
Regent Street
Closing soon Sat, 2nd Feb
2019-01-24
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Prepare for the unknown – on the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of ‘Spanish Flu’, this display explores how a future epidemic might hit London.
10am to 6pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sun, 3rd Feb
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