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Top events in London on Fri 1st Feb 2019

Join Mark Logue as he discusses the relationship between King George VI and his speech therapist Lionel Logue during the Second World War.
 11:30am to :
 
 Chelsea
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 The King's War: A Commoner, the Crown and Britain's Greatest Struggle
Explore the position and role of women in the Anglo-Saxon period with distinguished historian Jinty Nelson, Professor Emeritus of Medieval History at King's College London and specialist in the field of women and gender in Anglo-Saxon times.
 7pm to 8:15pm
 
 Camden
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

​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
event time 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sat, 2nd Feb
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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.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 3rd Feb
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Featuring over fifty works from across the world, some of which have never been on display before, Gainsborough’s Family Album charts his career from youth to maturity.
Gainsboroughs Family Album
event time 10am to 9pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 3rd Feb
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See how Repton’s career unfolded in this special exhibition which brings together Red Books and watercolour paintings, many never publicly displayed before, to celebrate the bicentenary of his death.
Repton Revealed
event time 10:30am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 3rd Feb
2019-02-01
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The uncompromising sculpture that emerged in Britain after the Second World War
Figure Totem Beast: Sculpture in Britain in the 1950s
event time 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Mon, 4th Feb
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A collection of US tabloid front covers, enlarged to two metres high, featuring a headline that relates to Donald Trump’s business dealings, political aspirations or personal life.
event time 11am to 7pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Thu, 7th Feb
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Disrupting the Futurecity explores the way in which international artists are positively disrupting our cities, shaping the way we inhabit and engage with public space.
Disrupting the Futurecity
event time 9:30am to 9pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 10th Feb
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Discover the expressive sensitivity and immediacy of Lorenzo Lotto’s portraits in the first UK exhibition of its kind
event time 10am to 9pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 10th Feb
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Come face-to-face with the illusion of a living Jeremy Bentham: philosopher, social reformer and inventor of the Panopticon.
Marcus Lyall: Portrait of Jeremy Bentham
event time 9am to 7pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Mon, 11th Feb
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A landmark exhibition on the history, art, literature and culture of Anglo-Saxon England.
event time 9:30am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 19th Feb
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