Things to do in London in April 2019

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Events in London in April 2019

The IanVisits guide to Aprils unusual events, tours, lectures and exhibitions happening around London.


Tuesday 2nd Apr

Professor Ringhand discusses how officials in the United Kingdom and the United States have approached the problem, and how they have faced surprisingly similar challenges despite the different underlying approaches to political campaign financing taken by each nation.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-02
2019-04-02

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Thursday 4th Apr

This lecture will track these radical quests and show how they could lead to positions like those of Baruch Spinoza or Thomas Hobbes: God may still exist but is almost wholly out of reach.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-04
2019-04-04

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Saturday 6th Apr

Monthly open day at one of London's more curious and delightful museums, devoted to the history of the sewing machine.
 2pm to 5pm
 
 Tooting
2019-04-06
2019-04-06
Discover how Edward Johnston, the man behind London Underground’s typeface and the iconic roundel, changed passenger journeys forever.
 Starts at 11am
 
 Acton
2019-04-06
2019-04-06
Johnston Journeys tour

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Sunday 7th Apr

Occasional opening of the fairground organ museum.
 11am to 5pm
 
2019-04-07
2019-04-07
Amersham Fair Organ Museum Open Day
Monthly(ish) open days at 250 acres of the estate originally laid out by Capability Brown.
 1pm to 5pm
 
 Reigate
2019-04-07
2019-04-07
Gatton Park monthly open day
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Southwark
2019-04-07
2019-04-07

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Tuesday 9th Apr

In 1855, on a dark and snowy December morning, Emmanuel Barthelemy was hanged for a double murder outside the gates of Newgate prison. What had brought him to this grisly end?
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Southwark
2019-04-09
2019-04-09
The Murderer of Warren Street - A Talk by Marc Mulholland
The concept of a ‘good death’, and how it can be achieved will be discussed, including the importance of open conversations with children being bereaved.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-09
2019-04-09
This lecture will consider the current reality of AI in education and its transformative potential.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-09
2019-04-09

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Wednesday 10th Apr

Drawing on evidence from contemporary maps, paintings and writings, and modern environmental science, the lecture will offer a 'virtual' walk around the City with Sir Thomas Gresham.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-10
2019-04-10

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Saturday 13th Apr

Monthly opening of the only surviving windmill in inner London.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Brixton
2019-04-13
2019-04-13
Brixton Windmill monthly open weekend
Join Eva Griffith for a day exploring the London history of clowning.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2019-04-13
2019-04-13
The London Clown

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Sunday 14th Apr

Open day at a restored and working water mill.
 2pm to 5pm
 
2019-04-14
2019-04-14
Monthly open day at Cobham Mill
Monthly opening of the only surviving windmill in inner London.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Brixton
2019-04-14
2019-04-14
Brixton Windmill monthly open weekend

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Tuesday 16th Apr

In this lecture, we provide a brief history of text processing and look towards the future when the computer sonnet or love poem might become a reality.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-16
2019-04-16

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Top events in London on Fri 19th Apr 2019

Each year a fresh hot-cross bun is ceremonially presented by sailors to the pub landlord/lady.
 3pm to 3pm
 
 Bow
2019-04-19
2019-04-19
Widow's Bun Ceremony

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Saturday 20th Apr

Waterloo Classics is a monthly classic car show/meet in central London.
 12pm to 4pm
 
 Southwark
2019-04-20
2019-04-20
Monthly Waterloo Classic car display
See historic vehicles and engineering collections, an array of signs and maps, as well as unusual and unexpected items from London’s rich transport past.
 Starts at 11am
 
 Acton
2019-04-20
2019-04-20
Monthly Depot Discovery tours

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Sunday 21st Apr

Tour the remains of the western gate of London’s Roman military fort, located beneath the streets next to the Museum of London.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-21
2019-04-21

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Monday 22nd Apr

The Blackheath Morris Men once more carry out the ancient tradition of heaving a lady into the air on a decorated chair.
 12pm to :
 
 Greenwich
2019-04-22
2019-04-22

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Tuesday 23rd Apr

Who was Queen Victoria? A little old lady, potato-like in appearance, dressed in everlasting black? Or a passionate young princess, a romantic heroine with a love of dancing?
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Southwark
2019-04-23
2019-04-23
Queen Victoria: Daughter, Wife, Mother, Widow - A Talk by Dr Lucy Worsley

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Wednesday 24th Apr

This spring Southwark Cathedral would like to invite all amateur and professional photographers to spend an evening taking photos of the Cathedral lit by candlelight.
 7pm to 9pm
 
 Southwark
2019-04-24
2019-04-24
Spring Candlelit Photography Evening
This talk will show that stock market trading may contribute to society even if does not lead to firms raising new capital.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-24
2019-04-24

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Sunday 28th Apr

Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.
 2pm to 4:30pm
 
 Hackney
2019-04-28
2019-04-28
Celebrate the arrival of Spring by enjoying a rare Open Day at Kilmorey Mausoleum, one of Richmond's most historic yet lesser known buildings.
 10am to 3pm
 
 Twickenham
2019-04-28
2019-04-28
Open day at the Kilmorey Mausoleum
A monthly open day at a quirky transport museum housed in an old water pumping building.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Enfield Town
2019-04-28
2019-04-28
Monthly open day at a Transport Museum
In this talk George discusses what is driving London’s housing market to dysfunction and reveals how the house building industry has managed to exploit the crisis in order to turn an enormous profit.
 3pm to 4:30pm
 
 Holborn
2019-04-28
2019-04-28

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Tuesday 30th Apr

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
2019-04-30

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