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Today to Fri 18 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - The Creative Craft Show
The Creative Craft Show is a haven for knitting, cross stitch, paper crafting, jewellery & dressmaking and stitching enthusiasts, offering all the very latest supplies, ideas and innovations in the hobby world!
Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London
Today and Sat 21 Apr

More details - The Great British Business Show 2018
Europe’s Largest Business Exhibition! Bigger and better for 2018 - Register for FREE The Business Show will be held at Excel, London on 16th & 17th May 2018 where it will present some of Britain’s most exciting experts.
ExCeL London
Wed 16 May and Thu 17 May

More details - Grand Designs Live
Grand Designs Live: Tickets avaiable.
Excel Centre, London
Sat 5 May to Tue 8 May, Thu 10 May to Sun 13 May

More details - Love Not Landfill Swap and Style Event
Fashionistas and eco-warriors alike will discover bargains and wonderful one-off pieces at Love Not Landfill’s exciting Swap and Style Event at London’s largest fashion recycling warehouse, LM Barry in Canning Town on 24th April, 10am-midday.
L M Barry Textile Recyclers North Crescent Canning Town
Tue 24 Apr

More details - A World Inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and Other Creatures
12pm, 3.15pm & 4.05pm Friday – Sunday Every day during School Holidays: 10.15am, 11.05am, 11.55am, 12.45pm, 1.35pm, 2.25pm, 3.15pm, 4.05pm. Sessions last approximately 40 minutes.
Discover Stratford - Children’s Story Centre 383-387 High Street Stratford London
Mon 30 Apr

More details - Family Jazz Sessions
WorkshopsAn interactive workshop full of fun musical activities!You’ll be able to book your tickets for this workshop on your way to checkout once you’ve added tickets for the show to your basket.Time: 12pmLength: 45 mins Our ever-popular jazz sessions get a child friendly twist!
Stratford Circus Arts Centre, Theatre Square, Stratford, London, London
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Kaleidoscope
Blink. Blink again. What do you see? Reds and blues, yellows and greens. Twinkling lights that glisten and gleam. Inspired by research into how a baby’s sense of sight develops and how they instinctively begin to categorise colour, watch as your baby enters the multicoloured world of Kaleidoscope.
Stratford Circus Arts Centre, Theatre Square, Stratford, London, London
Fri 27 Apr and Sat 28 Apr

More details - The Little Mochi Man
It’s almost New Year and little Mochi Man, tired of being bullied because of his small size, decides to run away.
Stratford Circus Arts Centre, Theatre Square, Stratford, London, London
Sat 12 May

More details - Mark Thomas: Showtime from the Frontline
Name the comedian who might say ’I wonder if I can set up a comedy club… in a refugee camp... in Palestine?’ Of course, it’s Mark Thomas. And that is exactly what he tries to do.
Theatre Royal Stratford East Gerry Raffles Square Stratford London
Today, Sat 21 Apr

More details - Our Country's Good
2018 marks 30 years since the premiere of Our Country’s Good at the Royal Court, now recognised as a modern classic exploring themes of crime, punishment and rehabilitation.
Theatre Royal Stratford East Gerry Raffles Square Stratford London
Wed 25 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Mon 30 Apr to Sat 5 May

More details - Pyar Actually
Rifco Studio present a sparkling new comedy by Sukh Ojla - Pyar Actually. After its SOLD OUT run last year, Rifco’s hilarious comedy returns to Stratford East. Polly has a reliable husband, two bright children, a well-paid job at the council and detached house with a double garage. She’s got it all.
Theatre Royal Stratford East Gerry Raffles Square Stratford London
Tue 15 May to Sat 19 May

More details - Kidz world
???????????? Come along to the children’s wristband funfair. Where you ride all rides for free for a whole session! ????WRISTBANDS ARE £6.99 24th and 25th march ONLY????
Valentines park, Melbourne road, ilford
Today to Mon 7 May

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts at Charlton House
Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.
Charlton House Charlton Road Charlton
Mon 7 May

More details - The Chicken Shack
The Chicken Shack a night of 50’s style Rock ’n’ Roll The Chicken Shack is back with an incredible night planned for April, the fabulous band for the night is The Riverboys!!!! As always, an upbeat 50s Rock ’n’ Roll night filled with jiving, bopping and strolling.
The Plough and Harrow The Plough and Harrow 419 High Rd, Leytonstone, London
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Abseil the ArcelorMittal Orbit
Want to do something unique this May bank holiday? We have the perfect way to wind down, make a difference and experience something truly memorable! Join us as we abseil the UK’s tallest sculpture, the Orbit.
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, London
Sun 6 May

More details - A Sardinian Feast in East London
After the success of the first edition last month, A Sardinian Feast in East London returns to Mora on 16th May!
487 High Road Leytonstone
Wed 16 May

More details - Plateau restaurant launches the Big Brass Brunch party, with ten-piece live band!
Plateau Restaurant, Bar & Grill will be collaborating with Old Dirty Brasstards to bring a ten-piece drum ‘n’ brass bottomless brunch party to London.
Plateau Restaurant, Bar & Grill, 4th Floor, Canada Place, London
Sat 28 Apr, Sat 12 May, Sat 26 May, Sat 9 Jun

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts in Greenwich & Blackheath
Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.
Mycenae House 90 Mycenae Road London
Thu 26 Apr, Thu 24 May

More details - An Evening of Musical Appreciation
East London Chorus performs music by Bach, Brahms, Schubert and Fanny Mendelssohn. Conductor Jessica Norton, Organ Graham Thorpe, Soprano Emily Wenman, Tenor Guy Elliott, Bass Bertie Watson.
St Mary the Virgin, Overton Drive, Wanstead
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Viewpoint photography exhibition
Location South Quay Plaza, 189 Marsh Wall, London, E14 9SR Dates 18th Apr – 22nd Apr 2018 Our Viewpoint exhibition showcases images from photographers that illustrate the range of effects that can be generated by selecting an ideal vantage point.
South Quay Plaza, 189 Marsh Wall
Today to Sun 22 Apr

More details - MADE LONDON Design and Craft Fair returns to Canary Wharf
Contemporary design and craft fair MADE LONDON returns to Canary Wharf’s East Wintergarden this April. Free to the public, over 90 makers will be showcasing and selling bespoke handmade jewellery, original ceramics, textiles, unique glass sculptures and more over the five days.
East Wintergarden, 43 Bank Street, Canary Wharf, E14
Wed 25 Apr to Sun 29 Apr

More details - MADE LONDON - Canary Wharf
MADE LONDON – Canary Wharf returns to bring the best contemporary designer makers in the country to the heart of Canary Wharf. The show will run for 5 days and showcase about 100 exhibitors.
East Wintergarden Canary Wharf
Wed 25 Apr to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Lost Street Chicken
Thornton & English present in association with Forman’s Lost Street Chicken Showcasing Artist’s Lilly Vasil, Rosie Mcginn, Marie L Gerard, Lusky and Anudarani. There it stands, a golden pinnacle of being.
Forman’s Smokehouse Gallery
Today to Sun 22 Apr, Thu 26 Apr to Sun 29 Apr, Thu 3 May to Sun 6 May, Thu 10 May to Sun 13 May, Wed 16 May

More details - Leytonstone, Wanstead & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Speaker to be advised. Organised by Leytonstone, Wanstead & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Richard Wood (Secretary).
Wanstead House, 21 The Green, Wanstead
Mon 23 Apr

More details - Leytonstone, Wanstead & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Seychelles & Mauritius (R. Salmon). Organised by Leytonstone, Wanstead & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Richard Wood (Secretary).
Wanstead House, 21 The Green, Wanstead
Sat 12 May

More details - An Evening of Comedy & Drama
Something for everyone - from the spine-tingling to the farcical!
St George’s Hall, Woodford Avenue, Gants Hill
Today and Sat 21 Apr

More details - Coffee Morning
We hope that you can join us for our first Coffee Morning of 2018 on Saturday 21st April! Taking place at the Hospice between 10am – 1pm, you can enjoy some of the finest homemade cake in Greenwich (and Bexley!) over a nice cup of tea.
Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice 185 Bostall Hill Abbey Wood London
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Francis Road Jumble Trail
Join the residents of Francis Road and surrounds for their annual Jumble Trail! Follow the map and find hidden treasures from over 25 stalls around the neighbourhood!
Francis Road, Leyton
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Goodmayes Philatelic Society Meeting
Chairman’s Night (G. Mallett). Organised by Goodmayes Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Cliff Cashman (Secretary).
Methodist Church Hall, Percy Road, Goodmayes
Wed 2 May

More details - Goodmayes Philatelic Society Meeting
The Eurovision area (Members’ displays). Organised by Goodmayes Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Cliff Cashman (Secretary).
Methodist Church Hall, Percy Road, Goodmayes
Wed 16 May

More details - Amusement Parks On Fire
Amusement Parks On Fire plus Misty Coast + Marine Store Dealer. Artists performing: Amusement Parks On Fire.: Tickets avaiable.
The Victoria, London, London
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts in Wanstead
Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.
Wanstead United Reformed Church Nightingale Lane Wanstead
Tue 15 May

More details - Citizen
A British mother is arrested whilst visiting family overseas with her baby daughter. A family of political refugees are moving to Australia to start a new life.
The Space Arts Centre, 269 Westferry Road
Tue 24 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Tue 1 May to Sat 5 May

More details - Live Steam Open Day (Ride on Railway)
Ilford & West Essex Model Railway Club is holding it’s usual monthly open day with train rides (sometimes steam) for all the family. The train rides will be on our 7¼ inch outside railway for 50p a ride (£3 all day pass) and refreshments available. Children positively encouraged.
Ilford & West Essex MRC premises adjacent to the north side of Chadwell Heath TFL Rail station
Sun 6 May

More details - Wineman's Bluff
Come and test your wine knowledge in this fun quiz. Compete against the 3 "’experts"’! Who is telling the truth and who is the bluffer? You don’t need to be a wine connoisseur, just come and have fun. Teams of 6/8. Bring your own food. Individual tickets £10, table £60 (max 8 people).
St Luke’s Church Hall, Westmount Road, Eltham
Sat 12 May

More details - The Owl and the Pussycat
Join Owly-cat and fellow family members, Jumblie and Quangle Wangle Quee, in a story inspired by the nonsense world of Edward Lear. The spongetaneous trio travel to the dolomphious land where the bong tree grows, learning all about the creatures who live there and their curious habits.
Half Moon Theatre 43 White Horse Road London
Thu 17 May to Sat 19 May, Mon 21 May, Tue 22 May

More details - Jazz in the Afternoon
An afternoon of music and improvisation in the chart bar from a live band performing swing, latin and easy-listening tunes. Entry is free and food is available (including a Sunday roast). Guest performers welcome.
The Clarendon Hotel, 8-16 Montpelier Row, Blackheath
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Mini Marathon
On Sunday 29th April 1,500 children will challenge themselves to complete a 2.62 mile sponsored run around Royal Greenwich Park. All funds raised will help support the work of the Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice. There is a £7.
Royal Greenwich Park, Charlton Way, Greenwich, London
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Only Fools and 2 Courses
Lovely jubbly! The Only Fools & Horses comedy dinner show is an interactive dinner show where the audience dine in Del Boy’s very own restaurant.
Tudor Barn Eltham, Well Hall Pleasaunce, Well Hall Road
Today

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts in Victoria Park
Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.
St John of Jerusalem Lauriston Rd Victoria Park
Wed 16 May, Wed 13 Jun

More details - Love, Bombs and Apples
Love, Bombs and Apples is the comic and poignant new play from award winning playwright Hassan Addulrazzak (Baghdad Wedding, The Prophet) - a tale of four men, each from different parts of the globe, all experiencing a moment of revelation.
Chats Palace, Hackney
Fri 11 May and Sat 12 May

More details - Grandad's Island
Syd’s favourite person in the whole wide world is Grandad.   And Grandad’s favourite person is Syd.
The Albany Douglas Way Deptford
Sun 22 Apr

More details - The Tale of the Cockatrice
A dark, winding fable for monster lovers young and old. Beneath an ancient priory a hideous monster awakens... Two muddle-headed storytellers use breath-taking puppetry, boisterous and beautiful live music, and general tomfoolery to create this dark, winding fable for monster lovers young and old.  
The Albany Douglas Way Deptford
Sun 29 Apr

More details - You've Got Dragons
“Dragons come when you least expect it. You turn round…and they’re there.” Lots of people get them; bad dreams, swirly tummy, feeling prickly. And sometimes they make you feel alone. So, what can a young child with a bad case of the dragons do?
The Albany Douglas Way Deptford
Sun 13 May

More details - CHCC YA Fest
Chadwell Heath Community Centre / Robert Jeyes Community Library presents YA Fest! Sunday 13 May 2018.
Chadwell Heath Community Centre High RD Chadwell Heath Romford
Sun 13 May

More details - You've Got Dragons
“Dragons come when you least expect it. You turn round…and they’re there.” Lots of people get them; bad dreams, swirly tummy, feeling prickly. And sometimes they make you feel alone. So, what can a young child with a bad case of the dragons do?
Canada Water Library 21 Surrey Quays Road London
Sat 28 Apr

More details - “Look Up in Words & Music” - Concert Dedicated to Nature & Wildlife, London
An evening of captivating world music and inspiring talks, in support of wildlife conservation, with a special focus on birds. Vocal ensemble Peregrina EnChantica will perform an original song-cycle, created by composer Zory Burner, dedicated and inspired by birds and nature.
Canada Water Culture Space, 21 Surrey Quays Road, London
Thu 3 May

More details - Sutton House and Breaker's Yard - An Evening of Norse Mythology
The epic tales of Norse Mythology are ones that have inspired storytellers, writers and artists for centuries. Rich in complex, amusing and often bewildering themes, these tales shine a light on a peculiar and ancient people and their belief system.
Sutton House and Breaker’s Yard, 2 and 4 Homerton High Street, Hackney,
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

More details - THe Vanbrugh Ensemble
Concert: Richard Strauss: Ariadne Auf Naxos Overture and Dance Scene, Dvorak: Romance for violin and orchestra, Debussy: L’Apres midi d’un Faune, Ravel: Mother Goose Suite, Faure: Dolly Suite, Malcolm Arnold: Variations on a Theme of Ruth Gipps. Soloist - Simon Standage.
St Margaret’s Church, Lee
Sat 5 May

More details - Quasimodo (The Hunchback of Notre Dame) The Musical.  Tickets available from 0208 850 3702
This exciting musical, in the genre of Les Mis, tells the story of Esmerelda and Quasimodo, the hunchback of Notre Dame. A story of loss, revenge and above all unrequited love is played out amid the streets surrounding the famous Notre Dame Cathedral.
Bob Hope Theatre, Wythfield Road, Eltham
Wed 25 Apr to Sat 28 Apr