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Top events in London on Fri 1st Feb 2019

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

 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.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Ends on 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

 10am to 9pm
 Soho
 Ends on 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

 10:30am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Feb
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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

 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Ends on 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.
 11am to 7pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Thu, 7th Feb
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Discover the expressive sensitivity and immediacy of Lorenzo Lotto’s portraits in the first UK exhibition of its kind
 10am to 9pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Ends on 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

 9am to 7pm
 Euston
 Ends on Mon, 11th Feb
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A landmark exhibition on the history, art, literature and culture of Anglo-Saxon England.
 9:30am to 6pm
 Camden
 Ends on Tue, 19th Feb
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One of the last Pre-Raphaelites, Edward Burne-Jones brought imaginary worlds to life in awe-inspiring paintings, stained glass windows and tapestries

Edward Burne-Jones

 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 15th May at 12:15pm