Things to do in London in December 2020

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The ianVisits guide to December's unusual events, tours, lectures and exhibitions happening around London.


Coronavirus: Events may be cancelled and venues closed at short notice, you are advised to check on their websites before making a trip.

Tuesday 1st December


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This lecture will use examples – from a report on Coronavirus to a popular soap about rural life – to explore and compare with Western beliefs.
 6pm to 7pm
 
Seeing China Through Its Media

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Wednesday 2nd December


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This lecture looks at how this dramatic change was pushed through despite formidable opposition.
 6pm to 7pm
 
England’s Unwanted Reformation

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Thursday 3rd December


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How do we investigate violent and unexpected deaths at the inquest?
 6pm to 7pm
 
Who Investigates Sudden Death?

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Friday 4th December

Surprisingly, there seems to be nothing special happening today. Sorry about that!

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Saturday 5th December

Monthly open day at one of London's more curious and delightful museums, devoted to the history of the sewing machine.
clock 2pm to 5pm
 
location Tooting

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Sunday 6th December

Monthly open day at the museum to London's first international airport - in Croydon.
clock All Day
 
location Croydon
Monthly open day at Croydon Airport museum
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
clock 11am to 5pm
 
location Southwark

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Monday 7th December


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This lecture will consider the prevention and treatment of these cancers.
 6pm to 7pm
 
Bowel Cancer and Digestive Cancers

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Tuesday 8th December

Surprisingly, there seems to be nothing special happening today. Sorry about that!

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Wednesday 9th December


Online events / webinars

Is Santa really Dutch? Were Christmas Trees introduced by Prince Albert? Was Christmas once a time of faith, rather than riotous feasting?
 6pm to 7pm
 
Christmas Lies and Legends

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Thursday 10th December


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This lecture shows how Ord built on Arthur Mann’s pioneering work with King’s Choir and created a singing style that transformed choral performance internationally.
 6pm to 7pm
 
Boris Ord‘s King’s College Carols

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Friday 11th December

Surprisingly, there seems to be nothing special happening today. Sorry about that!

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Top events in London on Sat 12th Dec 2020

Open day at the restored Victorian steam powered pumping station, with the machine running regularly throughout the day.
clock 11am to 5pm
 
location South Tottenham
Victorian steam engine - steaming day

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Sunday 13th December

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Monday 14th December

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Tuesday 15th December

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Wednesday 16th December

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Thursday 17th December

A notice that the Thames Barrier and the Barking Barrier will have their monthly test closures today.
clock 8:30am to 11:10am
 
Thames and Barking barrier monthly closures

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Friday 18th December

Greg Jenner brings together the best names in comedy and history to learn and laugh about the past.
clock 7pm to :
 
location Islington
You're Dead to Me - Live

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Saturday 19th December

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Sunday 20th December

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Monday 21st December

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Tuesday 22nd December

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Wednesday 23rd December

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Christmas Eve

Surprisingly, there seems to be nothing special happening today. Sorry about that!

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Christmas Day

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Boxing Day

Surprisingly, there seems to be nothing special happening today. Sorry about that!

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Sunday 27th December

A monthly open day at a quirky transport museum housed in an old water pumping building.
clock 10am to 4pm
 
location Enfield Town
Monthly open day at a Transport Museum
Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.
clock 2pm to 4:30pm
 
location Hackney

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Monday 28th December

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Tuesday 29th December

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Wednesday 30th December

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Thursday 31st December

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