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Top events in London on Fri 8th Feb 2019

Dr Graham Winton will discuss the challenges of supplying and caring for horses during the First World War.
 11:30am to :
 
 Chelsea
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Horsing the British Army, 1914-18
An evocative and candid reflection on the life of Britain's most successful bookseller
 7pm to 8:15pm
 
 Camden
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Late night adults-only opening of the Transport Museum and launch of its new poster exhibition.
 7pm to 10pm
 
 Covent Garden
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Listen to how Lawrence’s obsession with Concorde began as a child and his ever-growing collection of Concorde memorabilia now encompasses around seven hundred items.
 7pm to 8pm
 
 South Kensington
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This is a story of a remarkable young woman who became a popular champion and whose tragically early death broke the hearts of her family, friends, comrades and community.
 7pm to 9pm
 
 Euston
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Minnie Lansbury: Suffragette, Socialist, Rebel Councillor

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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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Joseph Bazalgette as Captain Sanitation! Thomas Telford as Colossus! Andy Mitchell as Infrastructo! They’re the superheroes who built, and are still building London.
Invisible Superheroes
event time 10am to 5pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 22nd 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
event time 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
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An exhibition exploring the connection between Sigmund Freud and Salvador Dalí, starting from their one meeting, to which Dalí brought his recently completed painting The Metamorphosis of Narcissus.
Freud, Dalí and the Metamorphosis of Narcissus
event time 12pm to 5pm
 Hampstead
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
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This major exhibition tells the story of Ashurbanipal through the British Museum’s unparalleled collection of Assyrian treasures and rare loans.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
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This exhibition brings back to Strawberry Hill some of the most important masterpieces in Horace Walpole’s famous and unique collection for a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition.
Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill: Masterpieces from Horace Walpole's Collection
event time 12pm to 6pm
 Twickenham
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-08
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Explore the design and culture of contemporary videogames
Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt
event time 10am to 10pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-08
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 16th Feb at 10:30pm