The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 7th October.


Top events in London on Wed 7th Oct 2020


Online events / webinars

This lecture will consider how stargazing with imperfect, non-linear human eyes can accomplish important contributions to elucidating the phenomena of nova detonations in our galaxy.
1pm to 2pm
 
Cosmic Vision: Attentive Eyes
Alec Tritton looks at some of the occupations that employed the working man and the aspiring middle classes in the 19th century.
2pm to 3pm
 
Working Class Employment
This lecture will chart the history of patient data and statistics to monitor healthcare performance and how patients use healthcare services.
5:30pm to 6:30pm
 
Not just damned lies: why you need to embrace statistics
This lecture draws on a ten-year collaboration with a Savile Row tailor to explore ‘bespoke’ as a metaphor for clinical practice.
6pm to 7pm
 
What Medicine Can Learn from Savile Row
Dr Elma Brenner devotes attention to responses to the deadly Sweating Sickness in London, and also considers the rich material culture of death and pestilence.
7pm to :
 
Living with plague and pestilence
Along with consideration of some of the best known buildings of the time, gain insights into some of the lesser known places and architects and some new discoveries.
7pm to :
 
Not all Lutyens: another look at Victorian and Edwardian Surrey
Trevor Barnes gives a talk about one of the Cold War’s most notorious spy cases - the Portland Spy Ring
7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Trevor Barnes, Dead Doubles

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The artist, who worked for more than two decades as a self-employed plumber before discovering glass, has produced a series of highly personal pieces that discuss and investigate the treatment of black people in Britain and the USA.
Blown, Bound and Bold at Vessel Gallery
11am to 5pm
Notting Hill
Closing soon Thu, 8th Oct
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Explore the intricate ceramic map making of artist, ceramicist and cartographer Loraine Rutt at her South London studio.
Behind the Scenes in a Globe Maker’s Studio
12pm to 5pm
Peckham
Closing soon Sat, 10th Oct
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This exhibition showcases works by graduating students from London’s leading fine art schools.
London Grads Now
10am to 6pm
Chelsea
Closing soon Sun, 11th Oct
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An annual outdoor exhibition of sculptures within Regent's Park.
Frieze Sculpture
All Day
Camden
Closing soon Sun, 18th Oct
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R.I.P Germain’s Dead Yard explores multiple forms of death and mourning relating to the artist's personal experiences and the ongoing viscerality of Black life in the UK.
R.I.P. Germain: Dead Yard
11am to 5:45pm
Islington
Closing soon Sun, 25th Oct
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This open-air exhibition features images from religious services to reveal the Square Mile’s diverse spiritual life that stretches out into many faiths.
Faith in the City of London
All Day
City of London
Closing soon Wed, 28th Oct
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By turns poetic, adventurous and thought-provoking, this group exhibition explores our relationship with trees and forests.
Among the Trees
11am to 7pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sat, 31st Oct
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An exhibition of Grayson Perry works inspired by his TV series on Channel 4
Grayson Perry: The MOST Specialest Relationship
10am to 5:30pm
Hanover Square
Closing soon Sat, 31st Oct
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The King’s Man Experience is an immersive exhibition featuring costumes, props and behind-the-scenes material from the movie of the same name.
The King's Man Experience
10:30am to 3:30pm
Chelsea
Closing soon Sat, 31st Oct
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Featuring a collection of architectural designs for dogs by world-class architects and designers, the internationally acclaimed arrives in London.
 Architecture for Dogs
11am to 6pm
Kensington
Closing soon Wed, 4th Nov
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Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Wednesday 7th October 2020

Join our Roman guided tour and let us ‘roam’ around the City and discover a history that dates back nearly 2,000 years.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
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