The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 26th February.
Top events in London on Fri 26th Feb 2021
Online events / webinars
Join Dr Peter Johnston in conversation with Lieutenant Colonel Tim Purbrick as they mark 30 years since the ground phase of the Gulf War.
12pm to :
Discover what gives a wafer the perfect snap, a crisp the perfect crunch, and the surprising similarities between steel and chocolate.
1pm to 1:45pm
Principal Records Specialist Mark Dunton examines how the government wrestled with the limits of frankness in a national public education campaign to address the AIDS epidemic.
2pm to 3pm
This film, produced by Peter Murray, explores the fact that the City of London was a walking city in medieval times.
6:30pm to :
The life and times of hundreds of women who made their way across the sea and changed history.
6:30pm to 7:30pm
A talk from Royal Observatory astronomer Dr Emily Drabek-Maunder on the science of the 1999 film The Matrix, written adn directed by the Wachowski sisters.
7pm to :
Walking tours of London on Friday 26th February 2021
Are you ready to learn about London’s grim and gruesome past? Then join us on a tour that tells the tale of crime and punishment, executions and excess.
11am to 12:30pm
City of London
Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
2pm to 3:30pm