The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 23rd January.


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Top events in London on Thu 23rd Jan 2020

Iain Borden relates the history of skateboarding from the 1960s surf beaches of California through the swimming pools and skateparks of the 1970s through to the later episodes of street-skating.
1pm to 2pm
 
Lunch Hour Lecture: Skateboarding and the City
This presentation will delve the plan, governance, process, operation and maintenance of the Electrified Standard Gauge Railway projects implemented in Ethiopia.
6pm to 8pm
 
Pimlico
Plan, process & governance of a modern railway in Ethiopia
This panel discussion invites contributors to reflect on the installation and how it might speak to current debates around identity, childhood and belonging.
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Pimlico
Steve McQueen Year 3: A Discussion
A series of lectures exploring the imaginative conservation and reuse of historic buildings
6:30pm to 8:30pm
 

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

 Bridget Riley
Spanning 70 years of Riley’s work, this exhibition offers visitors an unparalleled opportunity to experience powerful and engaging works by one of the most important artists of our time.
 Bridget Riley
11am to 9pm
Southwark
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 26th January
2020-01-23
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An exhibition about the modern model of dating -- online and smartphones.
1pm to 9pm
Brentford
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 1st March
2020-01-23
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 Marvellous and Mischievous: Literature's Young Rebels
A family-friendly exhibition bringing together young rebels from children’s literature
 Marvellous and Mischievous: Literature's Young Rebels
11am to 5pm
Camden
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 1st March
2020-01-23
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The Art of Innovation explores the relationship between science and art over the past 250 years, and how it has helped to interpret, study and explore the world around us.
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Ends on Closing soon Fri, 24th January
2020-01-23
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24/7
£14  
An exhibition exploring the non-stop nature of modern lives.
24/7
11am to 8pm
Strand
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 23rd February
2020-01-23
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ABBA: Super Troupers The Exhibition
This immersive experience charts their music, lyrics, creative process and influence as one of the most iconic pop bands of the modern age.
ABBA: Super Troupers The Exhibition
All Day
Greenwich
Ends on Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-01-23
2020-01-23
Anselm Kiefer Superstrings, Runes, The Norns, Gordian Knot
This exhibition features a large-scale installation and paintings that draw on the scientific concept known as string theory.
Anselm Kiefer Superstrings, Runes, The Norns, Gordian Knot
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 26th January
2020-01-23
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Army Film and Photographic Competition: 2020 winners
This display of winning entries from the latest Army Film and Photographic Competition gives a unique insight into life in the British Army.
Army Film and Photographic Competition: 2020 winners
10am to 5:30pm
Chelsea
Ends on Closing soon Thu, 13th February
2020-01-23
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‘I loved the song which Nature sung’ - London’s Epping Forest
An exhibition of paintings by Alison Chaplin of the ever-changing landscape of Epping Forest.
‘I loved the song which Nature sung’ - London’s Epping Forest
9:30am to 7:30pm
Barbican
Ends on Closing soon Wed, 29th January
2020-01-23
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“Wake Up Slackers!” The Great Registration Controversy
This exhibition commemorates 100 years of nursing registration in the UK by delving into the heated arguments that characterised the registration debate.
“Wake Up Slackers!” The Great Registration Controversy
9am to 7pm
Harley Street
Ends on Closing soon Wed, 18th March
2020-01-23
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Walking tours of London on Thursday 23rd January 2020

Travel through a thousand years of history, meeting kings, body snatchers, Charles Dickens, an eighteenth century ghost, and William Wallace (and learn how he was in no fit state to shout "Freeeedoooommmm!")
 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
 Barbican
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On this guided tour, led by an expert City of London of Guide, you’ll see several of his finest places of worship. Judge for yourself which is the finest!
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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Called the Street of Shame, there’s more to this road between the City of London and the City of Westminster than its newspaper heritage.
 2pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
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