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Top events in London on Tue 30th Apr 2019

This lecture will investigate the ways in which the working-class poets of Scotland and the North of England engaged with poetry, and new ways of representing industrial labour.
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 St James
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The piston and the pen: poetry and the Victorian industrial worker
A panel of experts discuss the role of design in Stanley Kubrick’s films.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Kensington
2019-04-30
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Kubrick’s design collaborations
The last 500 years of progress in maths will be reviewed, to see where it is going next and ask whether we are truly living in a mathematical Golden Age.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-30
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The exhibition features ceramic artworks dispensing scents inspired by the Horniman Gardens, and a soundscape based on the chemical processes occurring in plants and trees.
The Lore of the Land
event time Starts at 10am
 Forest Hill
 Closing soon Tue, 30th Apr
2019-04-30
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Explore this surreal lost property office where you will uncover stories in the most unlikely places.
Unclaimed - The Liminal Space
event time 11am to 8pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Fri, 3rd May
2019-04-30
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Ara Güler, who passed away last year, was known by many as one of the greatest photojournalists of his time
Ara Güler Exhibition
event time 10am to 6pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sun, 5th May
2019-04-30
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A photographic exhibition documenting the living conditions of London’s most disadvantaged children.
Bedrooms of London
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 5th May
2019-04-30
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Admire the gardens as they are brightened by the impressive 20,000 tulips planted throughout the gardens.
Eltham Palace's Tulip Festival
event time 11:30am to 3:30pm
 Eltham
 Closing soon Sun, 5th May
2019-04-30
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With more than 800 images on display, this global photography exhibition presents all winning and shortlisted entries, including the Photographer of the Year, from this year’s Awards
2019 Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition
event time 10am to 9pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Mon, 6th May
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This exhibition is the story of humanity’s ever-changing relationship with our nearest star.
event time 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Mon, 6th May
2019-04-30
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An exhibition of DANAD Design's trailblazing work from 1958–62, featuring their original furniture and surface designs.
DANAD Design 60th Anniversary exhibition
event time 10am to 6pm
 Hanover Square
 Closing soon Fri, 10th May
2019-04-30
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Explore the Library’s collection of pocket-sized friendship albums – made between the 16th and 19th centuries.
Friendship Before Facebook: Social Networks in a Pre-Digital Age
event time 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 12th May
2019-04-30
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This exhibition explores the art, science, ethics and technology that enables human repair and alteration.
Spare Parts - Rethinking human repair
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 12th May
2019-04-30
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 30th April 2019

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
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Guided tours of one of London's oldest and most famous churches.
 2:15pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
2019-04-30
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Weekly tour of St Bride's Church

 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 1st May at 06:00pm