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More details - John Moreland
John Moreland plus John Calvin Abney. Artists performing: John Moreland.: Tickets avaiable.
Union Chapel, London, , London
Thu 21 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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.
115 UPPER STREET, ISLINGTON
Tue 17 Jul to Sat 21 Jul

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 - 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

More details - Semperoper Ballett (Dresden)
Based in Dresden, the Semperoper Ballett is internationally renowned for its distinguished ballet technique with both classical and contemporary repertoire. This triple bill of works by the visionary William Forsythe compliments the dancers’ technical expertise and physical prowess.
Rosebery Ave, Clerkenwell, London
Thu 21 Jun to Sat 23 Jun

More details - Nederlands Dans Theater 1
The celebrated NDT returns with a revelatory programme featuring two works by resident choreographers Sol León and Paul Lightfoot: Shoot the Moon, an exploration of hidden emotions to a score by Philip Glass, and Stop-Motion, an attempt to capture the past, set to Max Richter’s haunting music.
Rosebery Ave, Clerkenwell, London
Tue 26 Jun to Fri 29 Jun

More details - Hofesh Shechter Company
Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist Hofesh Shechter is known for his distinctive mix of dance, theatre and music. After a successful run last Autumn, Grand Finale returns with its vision of a world in freefall that is both bleak and beautiful.
Rosebery Ave, Clerkenwell, London
Wed 4 Jul to Sat 7 Jul

More details - Company of Elders
Since 1989, Company of Elders, Sadler’s Wells’ inspirational resident over-60s performance company, has been demonstrating the power of lifelong creativity and proving it is never too late to start dancing.
Lilian Baylis Studio Rosebery Avenue Clerkenwell
Fri 6 Jul

More details - L-E-V
Following her guest artistic direction of NYDC, Sadler’s Wells’ newest Associate Artist Sharon Eyal brings L-E-V, the Israeli company that she heads up alongside Gai Behar, in its first reappearance since its Sadler’s Wells Debut in 2016.
Rosebery Ave, Clerkenwell, London
Fri 13 Jul and Sat 14 Jul

More details - Birmingham Royal Ballet
In this triple bill, Twyla Tharp’s monochrome In the Upper Room is set ablaze by energetic choreography and red pointe shoes.
Rosebery Ave, Clerkenwell, London
Sun 15 Jul and Mon 16 Jul

More details - Bingo
The world premiere of Bingo by award-winning writer Alan Flanagan comes to Pleasance London. This honest and comic play explores London’s LGBTQ+ culture, what it means to find belonging through transgression, and the complexity of sexuality and sexual health.
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenters Mews
Today to Sun 24 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 - 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 - 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 - Family Folk Show with Megson
An authentic and fun folk concert – perfect for big and little music connoisseurs. Award-winning folk duo Megson blend their infectious mix of heavenly vocals and lush harmonies into a gentle, entertaining concert specially for pre-school children, featuring children’s folk songs old and...
Kings Place 90 York Way London
Sat 14 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 - 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 - Walk the Night
New for 2018, join over 2,000 walkers for the first ever Walk the Night challenge, taking place on Saturday 14 July to raise vital funds to support people affected by breast and prostate cancer. The Walk the Night challenge unites men and women with a walked marathon (26.2 miles) or a half marathon (13.
Granary Square, Kings Cross
Sat 14 Jul

More details - House of Apothecary
Join Granary Square Brasserie for an immersive House of Apothecary gin experience, in partnership with Fever-Tree, that will take place throughout Summer to help Londoners get their G&T fix!
1 Granary Square, Kings Cross, London
Wed 18 Jul

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Fit for Purpose? Make your genealogy more useful to others
Genealogy needs to be shared. It serves no point otherwise. For those who want to use your work, you offer a huge benefit if you can give some assurance that it is of sound quality. The facts you include need to be seen as coming from reliable sources that can be checked.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Wed 18 Jul

More details - An Orchestral Rendition of Dr.Dre's 2001
An Orchestral Rendition of Dr.Dre's 2001: Tickets avaiable.
XOYO, London
Thu 21 Jun

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 - 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 - 33 Huddleston Road - Open Garden for NGS
The rambunctious front garden weaves together perennials, grasses and ferns, while the back garden makes a big impression in a small space.
33 Huddleston Road, London
Sun 24 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 - Hear Her Voice
A millennium of music by female composers to celebrate the centenary of women’s suffrage. For their Summer concerts, London Concord Singers & conductor Jessica Norton are presenting a programme of music by female composers, sacred music by Hildegard of Bingen from the 11th century, part-songs by Clara...
Church of St Bartholomew the less, Giltspur St, London
Thu 12 Jul

More details - Relaxation, Meditation, Healing & Open Discussions
Join us for an experience of the unique current that Omilos brings as we spend time together exploring spiritual healing, relaxation, meditation and open discussions. The sessions are free and open to the general public (men and women). For bookings please email or call, omiloslondon@gmail.com or 07960 797 435
4 Carol Street, Camden, London
Fri 22 Jun to Sun 24 Jun

More details - Lost Horizons Presents The Willows with support from The Demon Gin
"...The Willows are a breath of fresh air to the folk music community... " Maverick Magazine Bringing together some of the most exciting musicians on the UK folk & roots scene, The Willows blur the boundaries between contemporary song and folk traditions on either side of the Atlantic.
Downstairs @The Harrison 28 Harrison Street Kings X London
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Thursday Night Pottery Paintin - A creative night out - BYOB
Come and join us for a pottery painting session. Everyone is welcome. You will be able to choose from a large selection of pottery items like mugs, bowls, plates, jewellery boxes, jars, figurines, animals, princesses, cars...
Holl Studios, 120 Kentish Town Road
Thu 21 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Thu 5 Jul, Thu 12 Jul, Thu 19 Jul, Thu 26 Jul

More details - Lowkey at KOKO
As one of the UK’s most potent and electrifying rappers, Lowkey is a towering figure of the British hip-hop scene who renews the tradition of conscious activism for a generation brought up with the War on Terrorism.
1A Camden High Street
Sun 24 Jun

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 - Family Saturday Activities
On the second Saturday of the month, join Guildhall Art Gallery for themed family activities. A revolving programme may have you heading below into the Roman Amphitheatre and hearing tales or Roman conquests, or creating crafts from the Victorian paintings surrounding you.
Guildhall Art Gallery and London’s Roman Amphitheatre off Gresham Street London
Sat 14 Jul

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