Today to Tue 17 Jul, by distance, closest first.    

More details - CRX
CRX + Special Guests. Artists performing: CRX.: Tickets avaiable.
The Moth Club, London
Mon 2 Jul

More details - 12 Bushberry Road - Open Garden for NGS
Petite courtyard garden with water feature. Rambling roses, jasmine, vine and clematis cover the overarching pergola. Small but beautifully formed. A pure joy to see.
12 Bushberry Road, Hackney
Sun 15 Jul

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 11 Jul

More details - 84 Lavender Grove - Open Garden for NGS
Courtyard garden with backdrop of bamboos and palms, foil to clipped shrubs leading to wilder area mingling roses, lilies, alliums, grasses, clematis, poppies, star jasmine and jasmine. A very highly scented garden with rampant ramblers and billowing vegetation.
84 Lavender Grove, Hackney
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Victoria Park 5K/10K- Race For Life
Victoria Park Race for Life 5k is a single lap of the park. The course primarily on tarmac with a few small sections on grass and is very flat course. The 10k is a double lap of the 5k. There is no car parking available at this event. Participants are advised to use public transport.
Victoria Park, 1 Grove Rd
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Westfield Stratford City introduces ‘The Lifestyle Lab'
The Lifestyle Lab is coming to Westfield Stratford City on Thursday 28th June until Sunday 1st July. A wellness event to nourish the mind, body and soul.
Montfichet Road, Olympic Park East London LONDON
Thu 28 Jun

More details - Westfield Stratford city kicks off month-long series of music events
Westfield Stratford City is proud celebrate its fourth year of the Westfield Presents Programme with an exciting run of free events to celebrate music, art, sport and tech between June and September.
Montfichet Road,Olympic Park East London LONDON
Sat 30 Jun

More details - 58 Halliford Street - Open Garden for NGS
An English country garden in the heart of Islington. Lush planting: cytisus battandieri ’Yellow Tail’ tree, two apple trees, one quince. Roses: bush and climbing, clematis, rhododendrons, exotic palms, cannas, abutilons, heucheras, salvias, cordelines.
58 Halliford Street,
Sun 24 Jun

More details - London's Longest Date With Badoo
To celebrate the summer solstice, Badoo will host London’s longest date of the year on the longest day of the year, treating singletons to a series of free dating experiences guaranteed to set hearts racing and sparks flying.
Shoreditch Gardens The Geffrye Museum 136 Kingsland Road London
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Shebeen
‘Do you think dreams are wasted on people like us?’ It’s a hot and humid summer in 1958 St Anns, Nottingham. Tempers are flaring and Teddy Boys are on the march. Jamaican couple Pearl and George are helping Caribbean migrants to cut loose by hosting a forbidden party at their Shebeen.
Theatre Royal Stratford East Gerry Raffles Square Stratford London
Wed 20 Jun to Sat 23 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sat 30 Jun, Tue 3 Jul to Sat 7 Jul

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
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Tetley Supersquash Sessions
Want to know how to boost your daily vitamin intake to stay in tip top form this summer? Help is at hand as squash just got smart. Tetley Super Squash is offering a taste of the smart life with London’s first one stop Vit- HIIT shop, featuring Soul Sisters Fitness.
133 Bethnal Green Road
Fri 22 Jun and Sat 23 Jun

More details - Tilda Freestyle Rice-taurant
This June 28, 29 and 30th in the heart of Shoreditch, the Tilda Rice-taurant will open its doors every lunchtime and evening inviting all budding freestyle cooks to shelf the cookery book and embrace their inner freestyle.
133 Bethnal Green Road
Thu 28 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - 5 Northampton Park - Open Garden for NGS
Early Victorian S-facing walled garden, (1840’s) saved from neglect and developed over the last 22yrs. Arches, palms, box and yew hedging frame the cool North European blues, whites and greys moving to splashes of red/orange Mediterranean influence.
5 Northampton Park, London
Fri 29 Jun

More details - 5 Northampton Park - Open Garden for NGS
Early Victorian S-facing walled garden, (1840’s) saved from neglect and developed over the last 22yrs. Arches, palms, box and yew hedging frame the cool North European blues, whites and greys moving to splashes of red/orange Mediterranean influence.
5 Northampton Park, London
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Speakeasy Blues
Last Sunday of the Month 6-8pm Beginners & Intermediate Blues class 8-10.30pm Social Dancing to Slow Swing, Blues and Jazz from DJ ’Mr Kicks’ vintage & contemporary music collection Frankie Manning & Dawn Hampton just called it slow dancing, Mura Dehn named it Blues dancing and now its your turn!
Looking Glass Cocktail Club, 49 Hackney Road
Sun 24 Jun, Sun 29 Jul

More details - Looking back: Looking forward
CoMA London Ensemble Gregory Rose (conductor) Loré Lixenberg (soprano) Celebrating CoMA’s 25th year, our programme will include favourites from the past and works written for this year’s festival. Paul Burnell: Acute Suite No.
St Leonard’s Church, Shoreditch High Street
Tue 26 Jun

More details - 41 Ecclesbourne Road - Open Garden for NGS
A delightful, interesting and surprising artists’ minimalistic Mediterranean garden complemented by new contemporary architecture. This garden has a hoggin surface with trees and pots on two levels.
41 Ecclesbourne Road,
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Absolut Midsommar Festival
This Summer, Absolut is bringing Midsommar to London with a ten-day festival in partnership with Drink Up London, the team behind London Cocktail Week.
Last Days of Shoreditch, 288 Old Street
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Paul Renner & Paul Sakoilsky: This is The Gate Of Heaven
‘This is The Gate Of Heaven’ is the first full collaboration between Paul Renner and Paul Sakoilsky. The exhibition takes place throughout a series of 7 specially created rooms, working around themes of transformation, corruption and conservation.
46 Ashfield St., Whitechapel
Today to Sat 23 Jun, Mon 25 Jun to Sat 30 Jun, Mon 2 Jul to Sat 7 Jul

More details - Counter Terrorism, The Prevent Duty and British Values Conference at Holiday Inn, Whitechapel
This is an interesting and reflective course containing relevant content for today’s society. The course teaches us how to use this up-to-date information to ensure we protect children from all types of radicalisation. The course identifies your responsibility in challenging views and reporting concerns.
5 Cavell St, Whitechapel, London
Sat 30 Jun

More details - The Art of Campari
Since the nineteenth century, Campari has been responsible for some of the most distinctive and innovative imagery created in Italy. In a new exhibition this summer, London’s Estorick Collection traces the history of Campari’s pioneering approach to advertising its iconic ruby-red aperitivo.
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, 39a Canonbury Square, London
Wed 4 Jul to Sun 8 Jul, Wed 11 Jul to Sun 15 Jul, Wed 18 Jul to Sun 22 Jul, Wed 25 Jul to Sun 29 Jul, Wed 1 Aug to Sun 5 Aug, Wed 8 Aug to Sun 12 Aug, Wed 15 Aug to Sun 19 Aug, Wed 22 Aug to Sun 26 Aug, Wed 29 Aug to Sat 1 Sep

More details - Pediatric Pathology 2018
It is our pleasure to invite all the participants across the globe to attend its 12th International Conference on Pediatric Diseases and Diagnostic Pathology going to be held during July 13-14, 2018 Toronto, Canada.
Park Inn By Radisson Toronto Airport West 175 Derry Road East Mississauga, L5S 1Y9 Toronto, Ontario, Canada Main: (905) 364-9999
Fri 13 Jul and Sat 14 Jul

More details - Macmillan Cancer Support Information Service at Spitfield Market
Macmillan Cancer Support’s mobile service will be visiting the area, with cancer information specialists on hand to answer questions and offer information.
Bishops Square

More details - Sunday [Fund]ay
Come out to Five Miles on 1st July from 12noon! We have a fantastic line up of DJs including Richard Fearless (Death in Vegas) and Gabe Gurnsey (Factory Floor), plus the chance to win a Tesla car for a long weekend of your choosing, or just come for the BBQ by Hale Brewery and culinary delights by Torshi!
Five Miles, 39B Markfield Rd
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Exploring Fashion Futures
Exploring Fashion Futures examines the current developments and debates, and asks what will sustainable fashion look like in the future? Speakers from brands, policy makers, sustainability researchers and other professionals will join us for a set of mini lectures.
Coventry University London, 109-117 Middlesex Street, London
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Cockamamy
Following sell-out runs at the Camden Fringe and Edinburgh Fringe 2017, where it won the Lustrum Award for Outstanding Play, the heart-warming Cockamamy will come to The Hope Theatre this summer. This razor-sharp play examines companionship and the reality of living with dementia.
The Hope Theatre, 207 Upper Street, London
Today to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Row2Recovery Fundraiser Dinner
Members and non-members alike are invited to this exclusive black-tie summer party hosted by Olympian Mark Hunter MBE and Jim Davidson OBE, Comedian and Television Presenter, to raise money for Row2Recovery association, which is has been instrumental in developing the national adaptive rowing programme for the
Devonshire Club, 5 Devonshire Square
Fri 29 Jun

More details - Dancing City
Dancing City is London’s favourite outdoor dance event, showcasing incredible performance from the UK and beyond in the parks, piazzas, waterfronts and shopping malls of Canary Wharf.
Canary Wharf London
Sat 30 Jun

More details - A Womb of One's Own
Babygirl is eighteen, a student, and has just discovered SEX – in spite of her strict Catholic upbringing by two crotchety old women. Having rapidly disposed of her virginity, she sets out to find something a little more satisfying. But before she can manage it, she discovers she’s Up the proverbial Duff.
Tue 17 Jul to Sat 21 Jul

YAMANTAKA // SONIC TITAN: Tickets avaiable.
Electrowerkz, London
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Cointreau Celebrates the 70th Anniversary of the Margarita
Cointreau and South Place Hotel bring a slice of Acapulco to Londoners with a tropical Margarita Loves Cointreau Pop up this summer.
Secret Garden, South Place Hotel, 3 South Place
Fri 29 Jun to Sun 19 Aug

More details - Leytonstone Market at St. John's
Friendly craft market in the lovely setting of st. John’s churchyard in the middle of Leytonstone.
St. John’s Churchyard, Leytonstone
Sat 23 Jun

More details - "This first summer month..." A Celebration of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
A Celebration of Liberation - of Genius awakening Genius - A recital with introduction of the world famous Mystical Masterpiece The Ruba’iya’t of Omar Khayya’m as translated and adapted by the suffolk born anglo-irish poet Edward FitzGerald 1809 - 1883.
St Ethelburga’s Centre, 78, Bishopsgate, London.
Thu 28 Jun

More details - Pop Up Vintage Fairs London at Wilton's Music Hall
Late night vintage shopping, live music & cocktails in the world’s oldest surviving music hall in the heart of East London
Wilton’s Music Hall
Thu 12 Jul

More details - Red Imp matinee presents Tom Stade
TOM STADE: I SWEAR TO… fter last year’s smash-hit tour, the comedy legend returns with a new show, picking up just where he left off. Welcome to ‘I Swear To’; as an hour just wasn’t long enough. Tom knows the times are a-changing and he wants time to know he won’t be changing with them.
Ye Olde Rose and Crown Theatre Bar 53 Hoe Street, Walthamstow
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Sweatlife 2018
Sweatlife is the largest lululemon community experience in Europe, a transformational event inspiring and empowering new and experienced guests to live a life they love. Now over two days, its purpose is to connect guests with local and globally renowned studios and teachers, building authentic relationships.
Wapping Ln, St Katharine’s & Wapping, London
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - 5 Blackthorn Av, Apartment 5 - Open Garden for NGS
Small patio garden with lush tropical, sub-tropical and temperate plants. Garden was featured on the cover of the BBC Gardeners’ World magazine and was a nationwide finalist in the Small Space category competition. This garden has a beautiful connection with the house and hasn’t wasted an inch of space.
5 Blackthorn Av, Apartment 5, London
Sun 24 Jun

More details - I Am Of Ireland
I AM OF IRELAND is an exciting new play by one of Ireland’s most perceptive writers, Seamus Finnegan (Act of Union, Soldiers, North). Directed by Ken McClymont, the play examines the state of a divided nation and Ireland’s increasingly important role in Europe.
Old Red Lion, 418 St John Street
Today to Sat 30 Jun

More details - My Ancestor...came from Northamptonshire
In this half-day course, Dr Colin Chapman introduces the sources available in Northamptonshire, the SoG Library and elsewhere, that you can use to discover more about the lives of ancestors who came from Northamptonshire.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Checking it Once or Twice: Comparing Genealogy Programs
Jan Gow compares the most used genealogy programs and suggests a list to help you compare them. This will help you to decide which special features are the ones you can’t do without. On Jan’s list are: data entry, sources, resources, charts, reports, research and most important - enjoyment!
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Wed 27 Jun

More details - Free Saturday Library Tours
At the Society of Genealogists, we’re passionate about family history. Since we started in 1911, we’ve been collecting family history documents, long before the arrival of local record offices - even typewriters were new.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Family History: Good Research Techniques
In this half-day course, Celia Heritage takes an in-depth look at the best ways to research so that you avoid making mistakes and get the most out of the records you use. Celia also looks at the likely causes of the brick walls that you may hit during your research and the best way to tackle them.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Wed 4 Jul

More details - Getting the Best from the Ancestry Website
The Ancestry website offers access to 1 billion searchable UK family history records. It enables you to explore your family history using censuses, birth, marriage and death records, passenger lists, the British phone books, military and parish records.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Parish Registers and Parish Chest Records for Family Historians
Before the national, civil registration of vital events started in 1837, the main records for baptisms, marriages and burials were the parish registers or a similar record kept by nonconformist denominations.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Tracing your Cotton and Wool Mill Ancestors
In 1851, the third most common occupation was working in a mill. If your ancestor was a beamer, a piecer, a tenter, a tackler, a reed maker, a scutcher, or a carder, what did they actually do? What were the working conditions like? How much did they get paid compared to other working class jobs?
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Wed 11 Jul

More details - Getting Started: Family History for Beginners
Starting out on family history research? Find out where to start, the sources you can use and what you can do online. In this half-day course for beginners, Dave Annal introduces the key sources for family history research and some of the most important websites.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Tracing your East London Family History
A full-day, interactive workshop aimed at those who wish to improve their skills and fluency in reading 16th and 17th century handwriting. The documents used are in English - teaching Latin is not included.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Refugee Week Pub Quiz!
Have you got anything planned for Refugee Week? Come along to our Refugee Week Pub Quiz! Not only will you be able to demonstrate your superior general knowledge and gain bragging rights at work, but we are running a raffle with fantastic prizes, as well as giving out winner and runner-up prizes.
The Blacksmith and the Toffeemaker Pub, 292-294 St John Street, Clerkenwell
Thu 21 Jun

More details - AFE
Inspired by the work of Sigmund Freud, WHIST invites you on a journey into the unconscious mind, through the dreams, fears and desires of a fictional family.
Lilian Baylis Studio Rosebery Avenue Clerkenwell
Today to Sat 23 Jun

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