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More details - London 100 Club Tuesday Blues
London 100 Club Tuesday Blues CROW BLACK CHICKEN + BORN HEALER. Artists performing: London 100 Club Tuesday Blues.: Tickets avaiable.
100 Club, London
Tue 22 Jan 19

More details - Story Jam: Silencec
In the whole World, only one manuscript unfolds the Roman de Silence. Written in 13th century by Heldris of Cornwall, it was discovered in an old English manor house in 1911, in a box marked ‘Old Papers, No Value’.
The Miller, 96 Snowfields, London Bridge
Tue 22 Jan 19

More details - Laugh Train Home ft. Secret Celebrity
Secret Celebrity (high profile guest, trying new material), with Ola the Comedian (8 Out of 10 Cats, Plebs, Comedy Central and MTV Base), Janine Harouni, and MC Carly Smallman Laugh Train Home is known for hilarious comedy nights, a fun atmosphere and a bit of the unexpected.
The Honor Oak, 1 St Germans Road, Forest Hill
Tue 22 Jan 19

More details - Riedel Performance Wine Glass Tasting hosted by Maximilian Riedel
Join Maximilian at The Royal Horticultural Halls and participate in a unique sensory experience as, in a tutored comparative tasting, he guides you through an enjoyable and educational event, which shows the difference the shape and size of a glass makes to our perception and enjoyment of wine.
The Royal Horticultural Halls (Lindley Hall), Elverton Street, London
Mon 21 Jan 19

More details - Afternoon Poems Special: The Eve of St Agnes
Keats’s sensual Gothic love story, written in January 1819, has become one of his best-loved poems. On St Agnes Eve, the feast of a virgin martyr, girls would traditionally fast and pray to receive a vision of their future husbands.
Keats House, 10 Keats Grove, Hampstead
Sun 20 Jan 19

More details - Mozart Opera Gala
For all current & future opera lovers! Produced and presented by Ensemble OrQuesta In collaboration with The Cockpit Helen May Soprano Marcio da Silva Baritone Yau Cheng Piano Arias and duets from the Marriage of Figaro, Don Giovanni, Cosi fan Tutti and Magic Flute.
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street
Sun 20 Jan 19

More details - INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP  · London Art Fair 2019  · with artist educator D
Join this exciting drop-in, interactive workshop, inspired by the work of Korean artist Hyon Gyon showing at Parasol unit. Using a range of mixed media and techniques, participants will create a multi-layered, large-scale mural. For a limited time only, book your tickets for only £11 (plus a £1.
Parasol Unit Foundation for Contemporary Art
Sun 20 Jan 19

More details - Family Day: Let it Snow
Whatever the weather, join us for some snow themed creative fun.
Keats House, 10 Keats Grove, Hampstead
Sun 20 Jan 19

More details - Reiki Level 1 Course
This is a Reiki level 1 Course over one day. Reiki is a wonderful healing experience that works on every level - physical, emotional and spiritual that brings many potential benefits. You can if you wish take this course with the level 2 course to complete the Reiki syllabus over two days.
Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel, 97 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - Introduction to Wildlife Photography
Sat 19 January Photographer and author Iain Green will guide you through your camera’s various automatic settings - and then show you how to turn off the ’automatic ’ mode but still get fantastic photos.
WWT London Wetland Centre Queen Elizabeth’s Walk, Barnes, London
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - Mum2mum Market WIMBLEDON
BUY top quality secondhand baby and children’s clothes, toys books and equipment at our award winning pop up market. We are just a short walk from Wimbledon town centre public transport and there is loads of FREE parking on site We have 40 sellers under one roof giving you a huge choice of the best bargains.
Ricards Lodge High School, Lake Road, Wimbledon
Sat 19 Jan 19

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 19 Jan 19

More details - Rise and Fall
Come and explore an ecosystem of balloons: universes in miniature. You’ll meet all manner of balloons from small floating moons to vast bouncing orbs. Forever expanding and contracting, balloons are free to float, fly and sway. Hold your breath and go sailing away.
Half Moon Theatre, 43 White Horse Road
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - The 18th Century History and Archives of East London
Develop a much better understanding of the lives and occupations of East Enders in the 18th century. Derek Morris offers a detailed analysis of a wide range of archives. He places particular emphasis on the Sun Fire Office insurance policies, the land tax, freemasonry and the 1750s tax on silver and carriages.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - My Ancestor Came from Birmingham
Has your family history taken you to Birmingham? Maybe your ancestors were ‘Brummies born and bred’ or maybe they only spent some of their lives in Birmingham.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - STILLS / Golden Family Projects
Golden Family present a short film of still-images expanding some of the ideas and processes contained within their current exhibition.
Pi Artworks: 55 Eastcastle Street
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - Zelenka Missa Divi Xaverii Workshop
Join us for a choral workshop learning the Missa Divi Xaveri, a glorious baroque choral work written in 1729 but only published in 2016! Our concert on April 6th in St Andrews Church Ilford will be the first amateur performance in the UK. See our website www.valentinesingers.org for more details
High Road South Woodford
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - Morden Hall Park - Big Wetland Birdwatch, Sat 19  & Sun 20 Jan
Discover a wealth of wetland bird life at Morden Hall Park this January. Join expert volunteers and help us to identify the feathered friends that call this urban oasis home.
Morden Hall Park, Morden Hall Road, Morden
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - The Adventure Travel Show 2019
The Adventure Travel Show is returning to the Olympia London on 19th January - 20th January for its 23rd year.
Olympia London Hammersmith Road
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - Ma Bessie and Her Blues Troupe
Following the hugely popular London Jazz festival back in November we are proud to take part in the London Blues Week 2019. With our International headliner act Mud Morganfield (a.k.a Muddy Waters Jr.) flying all the way from Chicago for this very special occasion.
Toulouse Lautrec 140 Newington Butts, Kennington, London
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - Macedonian Inspirations at Tara Arts Centre
MACEDONIAN INSPIRATIONS is a vibrant and soulful performance project, created and led by Gundula Stojanova Gruen, performed with her ensemble Tatcho Drom and dancer Linda Toteva Gjorgiva.
Tara Theatre, 356 Garratt Ln, London
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - Music for Two Pianos
Concert of music for 4, 6, 8 and 12 hands on two pianos. Original compositions and arrangements of light classical music played by Terence Atkins, Jonathan Marten, Tim Gibson, Thomas Primrose, Nicholas Reading and John Rippin. All proceeds to East Anglia Childrens’ Hospices.
Chingford Parish Church, The Green, Chingford, London
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - Keats in Hampstead Guided Walk
Meet outside Hampstead tube station(Northern Line). Follow the story of Keats’s life in this walk around Hampstead Village,including the Vale of Health, Well Walk and the Heath itself. Includes poetry readings along the way. We finish at Keats House, where entry is free to walkers. Please wear sturdy shoes.
Meet outside Hampstead tube station(Northern Line), Hampstead High Street, London
Sat 19 Jan 19

More details - Janet's Jazz Night
January’s Janet’s Jazz Night features special guest Paul Jordanous on trumpet and the second set guest vocalist is Julia May.
Jazz Cafe Posk ,238-246 King Street Hammersmith
Fri 18 Jan 19

More details - Friday Lates: Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill
Don’t have time to visit Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill: Masterpieces from Horace Walpole’s Collection, during the week? Busy at the weekend? We have a solution for you.
Strawberry Hill House & Garden 268 Waldegrave Road Twickenham
Fri 18 Jan 19

More details - TEDDINGTON New!!  35s to 60s PARTY (Launch) - Friday 18th January
Over 35s to 60s Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics ’80s to date. THE place to drink, dance, socialise and meet new people. Monthly at Teddington Constitutional Club, 5 Stanley Road, Teddington, Middx, TW11 8TP.
Teddington Constitutional Club, 5 Stanley Road
Fri 18 Jan 19

More details - Guns 2 Roses
Guns 2 Roses. Artists performing: Guns 2 Roses.: Tickets avaiable.
Dingwalls, London
Fri 18 Jan 19

More details - Ealing Eclectic MusicSpace
The second in the series of intimate ’coffee house’ sessions held in a basement in the heart of Ealing Broadway.
Cafe Zee 5 New Broadway Ealing
Fri 18 Jan 19

More details - London Model Engineering Exhibition
LONDON MODEL ENGINEERING EXHIBITION ALEXANDRA PALACE, LONDON FRIDAY 18TH – SUNDAY 20TH JANUARY 2019 Come along to The South’s Largest Model Engineering & Modelling Exhibition, regarded as one of the leading model shows in the UK.
Alexandra Palace Alexandra Palace Way London
Fri 18 Jan 19

More details - For Crying Out Loud! 11.00AM
Hear outstanding performances by musicians from the Royal Academy of Music, in these concerts presented especially for parents or carers and babies under 1 to enjoy together in a relaxed and accommodating environment.. These concerts are intended for babies under the age of 1 year old.
Wigmore Hall 36 Wigmore Street
Fri 18 Jan 19

More details - For Crying Out Loud! 12.30PM
Hear outstanding performances by musicians from the Royal Academy of Music, in these concerts presented especially for parents or carers and babies under 1 to enjoy together in a relaxed and accommodating environment. These concerts are intended for babies under the age of 1 year old.
Wigmore Hall 36 Wigmore Street
Fri 18 Jan 19

More details - Lost Horizons Presents Georgia Lewis and Rowan Piggott with Support
Georgia Lewis is a "young, exuberant & musically adept" (R2 Magazine) folk singer and multi-instrumentalist with "the stage assurance of a veteran ... she is fast becoming one of the most in demand artists on the club and festival circuit.” (Eastbourne Folk Club).
Downstairs @The Harrison 28 Harrison Street Kings X London
Thu 17 Jan 19

More details - Come and Sing Haydn's The Creation with Hogarth Singers
A new year, new beginnings and possibly time to take up a new hobby? Escape the gloom of January and join the Hogarth Singers to sing through excerpts of Haydn’s glorious choral masterpiece: The Creation.
St Michael and All Angels, Bath Road, Chiswick, London
Thu 17 Jan 19

More details - Britten Sinfonia - Elder conducts Mahler and Brahms
Brahms as Brahms wished it to be heard: Sir Mark Elder joins Britten Sinfonia for the second instalment of their Brahms Symphony Cycle, paired with Mahler songs and Britten’s last completed orchestral work .
Milton Court Concert Hall, Milton Court, Silk Street
Thu 17 Jan 19

More details - BACH VIOLIN CONCERTOS by Candlelight
Program: Mozart – Divertimento in F Albinoni – Oboe Concerto in D minor Bach – Violin Concerto in A minor Mozart – Oboe Quartet in F Bach – Concerto for Violin and Oboe
St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London
Thu 17 Jan 19

More details - Things Easily Forgotten
Around a small table, in an intimate salon setting, a powerful sequence of close-up sensory experiences invoke old memories and invent new ones.
Jacksons Lane 269A Archway Rd Highgate
Thu 17 Jan 19

More details - BLOCKHEAD Basecamp
Over four days in January, energy chewing gum brand BLOCKHEAD, will be hosting a series of free activities in London to help you kick-start your year in the right way.
82A Commerical Street
Thu 17 Jan 19

More details - SMP Presents, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
After the success of their recent pantomimes, Frosted and The Little Mermaid, SMP return to the Intimate Theatre with Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – A Family Pantomime.
The Intimate Theatre, 521 Green Lanes, Palmers Green, London
Thu 17 Jan 19

More details - Laugh Train Home ft. Stephen Bailey
Stephen Bailey (Celebs on the Farm, Zoe Ball on Saturday and Sunday, Comedy Central Live at the Comedy Store, Comedy Central’s Roast Battle, CelebAbility, Channel 5’s Celebrity Big Brother’s Bit on the Side), with Ian Smith (Sweat the Small Stuff, Popatron, BBC At the Fringe, The Ark, Siblings), Jon Long (Winner
The Four Thieves, 51 Lavender Gardens, Battersea
Wed 16 Jan 19

More details - Guidelines and Standards: How to Avoid Mistakes in Genealogy
‘It fits, so it must be right!’ So many budding tracers of ancestry adopt this view. Sadly, sometimes after months or even years of hard work, they realise that they have found an error. All that time spent – so much time wasted. None of us can claim that we are 100% accurate.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Wed 16 Jan 19

More details - Ben Howard
Ben Howard. Artists performing: Ben Howard.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Academy Brixton, London
Wed 16 Jan 19

More details - The Future of Renting
Soaring house prices and stagnant wages put the dream of owning a home out of reach for many people, especially the young. Recent reports show that London will become a city of renters by 2025. How are designers responding to the new renting market?
The Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, London
Wed 16 Jan 19

More details - World's Best Martini Challenge 2019
THE WORLD’S BEST MARTINI CHALLENGE RETURNS TO LONDON FOR ITS THIRD ANNUAL COMPETITION TO FIND THE GIN IN THE WORLD’S BEST MARTINI. Join us for an evening of martini tasting, learn more about gin and the most famous and classic cocktail of them all.
100 Wardour St
Tue 15 Jan 19

More details - Laugh Train Home ft. Stephen Bailey
Stephen Bailey (Celebs on the Farm, Zoe Ball on Saturday and Sunday, Comedy Central Live at the Comedy Store, Comedy Central’s Roast Battle, CelebAbility, Channel 5’s Celebrity Big Brother’s Bit on the Side), with Sara Barron (The Guilty Feminist, Edinburgh Award, 2018 Best Newcomer), Wilson and MC Robyn
The Honor Oak, 1 St Germans Road, Forest Hill
Tue 15 Jan 19

More details - Sam. The Good Person
Sam is a good person. But what makes someone a good person? How far would you go to convince others you are? When your mind can’t differentiate between the truth and a lie, facts becomes irrelevant and the only thing that matters is the story you are telling. Whatever the cost. ’Sam.
The Bunker Theatre, 53a Southwark Street
Tue 15 Jan 19

More details - Brawn
Meet Ryan. Once a smart kid in the classroom, he is forced into a life he doesn’t want as he swaps his aspirations to explore the solar system to work for the family business. With a life he no longer recognises, a desire to take back control creeps in. So he goes to the gym. Every day. To get the perfect physique.
The Space 269 Westferry Road
Tue 15 Jan 19

More details - London Blues Week 2019
London Blues Week 2019 Six Night of Live Blues Music in the Heart of Central London: Tickets avaiable.
100 Club, London
Mon 14 Jan 19

More details - The Dungeon Cash Converter
The London Dungeon has launched its Christmas Cash Converter offer, allowing guests to trade in the inevitable - and shockingly bad - presents that rear their ugly heads at Christmas.
The London Dungeon Riverside Building Westminster Bridge Rd
Mon 14 Jan 19

More details - London Blues Week
London Blues Week: Six Nights of pure blues in the heart of London 14 – 19 January 2019 at the infamous 100 Club on Oxford Street. Wristbands for the full festival available. Line up includes; Chantel McGregor, Kim Wilson, Sugarray Rayford, Sharrie Williams, Mud Morganfield (aka Muddy Waters Jnr) & many more.
100 Club, Century House, 100 Oxford St, Fitzrovia
Mon 14 Jan 19

More details - SUNday #3: Lumen Printing and Solar Filter sungazing
Join RAW Labs artist-in-residence Melanie King to learn lumen printing, an unusual photographic method of printing images onto paper with light, as well as gazing at the sun through a solar filter on the artist’s telescope.
RAW Labs, Norton Quays, Royal Albert Wharf, London
Sun 13 Jan 19

More details - Morden Hall Park - Volunteer Open Day - Sun 13 Jan
Looking for a new challenge' Come along to our open day to find out more about what we do and how you can play your part at Morden Hall Park. Each year thousands of volunteers join the National Trust in caring for special places.
Morden Hall Park, Morden Hall Road, Morden
Sun 13 Jan 19

More details - Winter Walk
Join us in the New Year and take on 20km through London on a Sunday morning. A perfect opportunity to kick start a new fitness regime, make some new friends, or some early training if you’ve already signed up to one of our 2019 Ultra Challenge events.
Southwark Park
Sun 13 Jan 19

More details - A Nossa Bossa
An evening of Bossa Nova. Produced and presented by Ensemble OrQuesta In collaboration with The Cockpit Marcio da Silva - Voice Ariel Gragnani - Guitar Songs by Tom Jobim, João Gilberto, Chico Buarque and others including "Girl from Ipanema" and "Corcovado".
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street
Sun 13 Jan 19

More details - The Funny Side of Earlsfield featuring Chris McCausland
The Funny Side of Earlsfield is hosted at Tara Theatre in Earlsfield, South West London The very best in comedy this Saturday featuring stand-up from Jenan Younis, Jon Long, Very Special Guest and Chris McCausland. Chris McCausland - "A must see!
Tara Theatre, 356 Garratt Lane, Earlsfield
Sat 12 Jan 19

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More details - The London Labyrinth: Family History Research in London
Learn more about the records that will help you find your London family. Life in London was extraordinary. Throughout most of its history it has been a major world city, with immense wealth and appalling poverty often in the same area.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Sat 12 Jan 19

More details - Snow Baby
Deep in the remote snowy forest an icy wind blows and snowflakes fall from the sky. Doris and her Bear Man live on the hill, alone but happy. Wrapped up in a snowy smother, they are in love. But when the snowstorm comes, Doris’ Bear Man disappears!
Half Moon Theatre, 43 White Horse Road
Sat 12 Jan 19

More details - 20th Anniversary Concert
About the event BACH Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1043 SCHUMANN Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, Op.
Barbican
Sat 12 Jan 19

More details - Mindful Drinking Festival January 2019
Club Soda’s Mindful Drinking Festival is coming to the Truman Brewery, Brick Lane this January! In association with Adnams, the free festival will take place over two days (12th and 13th) and is part of the Re:Solutions health and wellness events to help you discover what’s new with alcohol-free drinks.
The Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Ln
Sat 12 Jan 19

More details - Confession - New Happenings at The Crypt
Have you got a secret for us? Have you done something bad? Would you like to be forgiven? A night of experimental new performance and visual art curated by the team behind Confession - multi-art form piece which premiered at Dare Festival at Shoreditch Town Hall in October 18.
The Crypt Gallery (St Pancras) St Pancras Parish Church, Euston Road
Sat 12 Jan 19

More details - Family Day: Chamber Challenge 10.30AM
For ages 5 plus Booking information First Time Booker Offer: Not booked for Family Day before? Buy your tickets for half price, either by phoning our Box Office on 020 7935 2141 or visiting in person.
Wigmore Hall 36 Wigmore Street
Sat 12 Jan 19

More details - Live Music at Mycenae feat. multi-instrumentalist Geoff Hiscott
We shall be joined this evening by the showbiz legend and raconteur ‘Otis B Driftwood’ (Geoff’s alter ego)... a master multiple instrumentalist and vocalist in his own right … which becomes only too obvious when he attempts to perform with anybody else!
Mycenae House, 90 Mycenae Road, Blackheath
Fri 11 Jan 19

More details - Taster session: Magical forest boxes
Make a box and transform it using collage and decoupage techniques. Use nature’s materials found on the Forest floor to cover and inspire. Led by Talula Noor, an experienced textiles lecturer. This event is for adults (19 years +) only.
The View, Rangers Road, Chingford
Fri 11 Jan 19

More details - Go!Go!Go! with Rusty Firmin
Join Rusty Firmin as he enthrals audiences with his account of the SAS’s incredible hostage rescue mission during the Iranian Embassy Siege in 1980. Rusty Firmin served 26 years in the British Army, 15 of which in B Squadron, 22 SAS.
Richmond Theatre, The Green, Richmond
Fri 11 Jan 19

More details - Prints I wish I had published
The first in a two-part exhibition of prints from Bernard Jacobson’s remarkable collection. Prints I wish I had published includes work by more than 30 artists, including some of the most important names in art from the past 600 years.
Bernard Jacobson Gallery 28 Duke Street St. James’s London
Fri 11 Jan 19

More details - Into The Forest
In 2019, Waltham Forest will be the first ever London Borough of Culture, giving locals the chance to experience world-class culture on their doorstep.
Waltham Forest Town Hall, Forest Road
Fri 11 Jan 19

More details - Intronauts
In a not-too-distant future people can buy personal cleaners called Intronauts – miniaturised human workers injected into their bodies to carry out essential maintenance. But how much do we really want to know about what goes on inside ourselves?
Jacksons Lane 269A Archway Rd Highgate
Fri 11 Jan 19

More details - Friday Lates: Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill
Don’t have time to visit Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill: Masterpieces from Horace Walpole’s Collection, during the week? Busy at the weekend? We have a solution for you.
Strawberry Hill House & Garden 268 Waldegrave Road Twickenham
Fri 11 Jan 19

More details - Chamber Tots: On the Farm 11.45AM
Music-making workshop for children aged 3 – 5 and their parents or carers The workshops are specifically designed for the set age groups so please ensure you book for the appropriate session. Booking information First Time Booker Offer: Not booked for Chamber Tots before?
Wigmore Hall 36 Wigmore Street
Fri 11 Jan 19

More details - Excalibow
Myths, legends & an eccentric string quartet’s quest Produced by Bowjangles Presented by The Cockpit Bowjangles are a string quartet who can really play. They dance whilst they play. They sing whilst they play. They leap, tumble, juggle and joke whilst they play.
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street
Thu 10 Jan 19

More details - Become a volunteer – get free film training
Want to make engaging programmes? Frustrated by the mainstream media? Our pioneering school of Citizen TV, WORLDbytes, offers free camera training to anyone interested in making hard-hitting programmes which challenge the status quo.
WORLDwrite Millfields Lodge 201 Millfields Road London
Thu 10 Jan 19

More details - An Evening with Alice Roberts: Digging into Britains Past
Anthropologist, author and broadcaster Professor Alice Roberts has been delving into Britain’s past, and making archaeology programmes, for nearly twenty years.
Richmond Theatre, The Green, Richmond
Thu 10 Jan 19

More details - The Mayfair Antiques & Fine Art Fair
Heralding the beginning of the 2019 antiques fair season, The Antiques Dealers Fair Limited opens its boutique fairs with the prestigious Mayfair Antiques & Fine Art Fair, an established event in the new year calendar, which brings in collectors, interior designers and the cognoscenti from around the world taking
The London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square
Thu 10 Jan 19

More details - Alice in Wonderland the pantomime
The Quay Players are performing Alice in Wonderland the pantomime between the 10th-12th of January 2019 at the Greenwood Theatre in Southwark, London. Based on the classic novel by Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland tells a tale of a girl named Alice and her adventures through a fantasy world.
Greenwood Theatre, 55 Weston St, London
Thu 10 Jan 19

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More details - What's New on the Findmypast Website?
In this talk, Myko Clelland gives us an overview of the latest additions to the family history databases held on the Findmypast website. Myko also gives us some tips on the best ways to search the website. There are no special entry requirements and you do not need to be a Member of the Society of Genealogists.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Wed 9 Jan 19

More details - Starting your Family History at the Society of Genealogists
Are you just getting started with your family history? Find out where to start, the sources you can use and what you can do online. In this one-hour talk for beginners, Else Churchill introduces the key sources for family history research and some of the most important websites.
Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Wed 9 Jan 19

More details - Gypsy Tango Cabaret-Marlene sings the Tango
Just back from international festival, Habana Clásica in Cuba, opera and tango singer, Ann Liebeck, tango maestros Julian Rowlands , Tom Mason (Midnight Tango) and their guest, the great Cuban jazz violin virtuoso, Omar Puente, present an evening of Dietrich, Piaf, Gypsy and Tango songs in a recreation of Marlene
Pizza Express Pheasantry
Wed 9 Jan 19

More details - Laugh Train Home ft. Ivo Graham
Ivo Graham (Mock the Week, Live at The Apollo, Comedy Central’s Roast Battle, As Yet Untitled, Live from The BBC and Fighting Talk.
The Four Thieves, 51 Lavender Gardens, Battersea
Wed 9 Jan 19

More details - Exhibition: Gayle Chong Kwan’s The People’s Forest fulfilled
An exhibition recording events and themes from artist Gayle Chong Kwan’s project The People’s Forest previously seen at the Barbican, William Morris Gallery and in Epping Forest itself.
The View, 6 Rangers Road, Chingford
Tue 8 Jan 19

More details - Winter Sample Sale 2019
Brighten your home this January at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour’s Winter Sample Sale 2019. Over 30 showrooms are participating in this winter shopping extravaganza which sees top home furnishing brands slash their prices by up to 75%.
Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour Lots Road
Mon 7 Jan 19

More details - Maisie Adam
Following a sold-out run at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe, Best-Newcomer nominee Maisie Adam brings her debut Edinburgh show "VAGUE" to London’s Soho Theatre.
Soho Theatre, Dean St, London
Mon 7 Jan 19

More details - 'Open Door' Body Mind Workshop
There will be lots of Taoist cultivation arts training (Tai Chi, Chinese Yoga, Meditation, Massage etc) led by Dr Alex Boyd plus workshops led by Taoist Centre teachers and students in London who will be sharing these as a ’Gift’ (performance, talk, workshop etc).
St Gabriel’s Halls (Boys’ Club & Main Hall), Churchill Gardens, Glasgow Terrace, Pimlico
Mon 7 Jan 19

More details - Maisie Adam: Vague
AWARD WINNER – AMUSED MOOSE – 2018 RECOMMENDED SHOW BRITISH COMEDY GUIDE 2018 AWARD NOMINEE – EDINBURGH COMEDY AWARDS – NEWCOMER – 2018 RISING STAR – METRO – 2018 BEST NEW COMEDY – BRIGHTON FRINGE - 2018 AWARD WINNER – SO YOU THINK YOU’RE FUNNY – 2017 Maisie Adam has had an extraordinary 18 months, from
Soho Theatre, Dean Street, London, W1D 3 NE
Mon 7 Jan 19

More details - Life Drawing
Come along and sink into the beautiful meditation of drawing a person before you at RAW Labs’ untutored, openly creative life drawing session. Basic materials are provided including charcoal, pencils, chalk, ink and paper, but feel free to bring along anything else. All abilities and experience levels welcome.
RAW Labs, Norton Quays, Royal Albert Wharf, London
Sun 6 Jan 19

More details - New Year Gong Bath with Leo Consendai with Leo Cosendai
So much more than just an old musical instrument, the Gong produces harmonic and dissonent tones which give the individual the opportunity to experience altered states of consciousness, where the mind is totally aligned with the body. This helps one to burn up emotional history and karmic blockages.
Yotopia Ltd 13 Mercer Street, London
Sun 6 Jan 19

More details - Avex Recital Series: Nobuaki Fukukawa
Avex’s first concert of the year, as part of the Avex Recital Series, will welcome the renowned Japanese horn player Nobuaki Fukukawa – Principal Horn of the NHK Symphony Orchestra.
Wigmore Hall, 36 Wigmore Street, London
Sat 5 Jan 19

More details - Friday Lates: Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill
Don’t have time to visit Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill: Masterpieces from Horace Walpole’s Collection, during the week? Busy at the weekend? We have a solution for you.
Strawberry Hill House & Garden 268 Waldegrave Road Twickenham
Fri 4 Jan 19

More details - New Year's Eve Party
This New Year’s Eve the Real Deal Network in association with Bojangles Nightspot presents the ultimate night out in Chingford! Start 2019 with the best food and folks in town at Bojangles Nightspot in Chingford this Monday night!
Bojangles Brasserie 1, Old Church Road, Chingford
Mon 31 Dec 18

More details - The 2018 London New Year's Eve Ball
Make like Phileas Fogg this New Year’s Eve and travel Around the World in 80 Days at Battersea Evolution, in the heart of Battersea Park. Expect an eclectic mix of the best food, drink and entertainment the world has to offer. What’s included?
Battersea Evolution, Chelsea Bridge Gate, Battersea Park, Queenstown Road
Mon 31 Dec 18

More details - NYE at Last Nights of Havana
Celebrate the start of 2019 at Last Nights of Havana, a Cuban inspired pop-up bar with salsa dancing, live jazz, delicious rum cocktails & authentic Cuban street food! On arrival, guests will be greeted with a glass of Moet & Chandon before entering a balmy palm-filled bar, humming with energy and colour.
Tobacco Dock, Wapping Lane Gate Entrance, London
Mon 31 Dec 18

More details - Celebrate New Year's Eve at Hotel Indigo - 1 Leicester Square
Hotel Indigo – 1 Leicester Square, located at London’s most iconic address is inviting guests to ring in the New Year in style with its spectacular rooftop extravaganza.
1 Leicester Square, London
Mon 31 Dec 18

More details - New Year's Eve at OSLO HACKNEY
This New Year’s Eve, OSLO in Hackney presents The New Year’s Eve House Party - a late-night house-party like no other. The East London venue is undergoing a transformation for the biggest party of the year, with each of its three rooms becoming familiar house-party hang-outs.
1A Amhurst Rd, London
Mon 31 Dec 18

More details - Nunhead Cemetery general tour
Gather at Linden Grove Entrance, Nunhead Cemetery, for free tour of wonderful Victorian cemetery where magnificent monuments combine happily with woods and wilderness. Bookstall open. Organised by the Friends of Nunhead Cemetery.
Nunhead Cemetery, Linden Grove, Nunhead
Sun 30 Dec 18

More details - Norman Jay MBE
Norman Jay MBE. Artists performing: Norman Jay MBE.: Tickets avaiable.
Jazz Cafe, London, London
Sun 30 Dec 18

More details - Xmas  Family Magic Show
Doors Open 15 minutes early. Interval between two Magical acts of Klassy and Amigo’s Magic Magic, Comedy, one lucky person to have stress removed, sweet making Magic style, audience participation & Great Family Entertainment Free Bunny Copter to all those attending. www.magicmindreadingandmayhem.co.uk
The Ivy House, 40 Stuart Road
Sun 30 Dec 18

More details - Paddy Goes To Holyhead
Paddy Goes To Holyhead: Tickets avaiable.
New Cross Inn, London
Sat 29 Dec 18

More details - Mid-winter Pause: Restore and Renew Yoga Workshop
How would you like to take a mid-winter pause between the frantic activity of Christmas and New Year? A whole afternoon of deep relaxation and rest for your body and mind combining the healing power of Restorative Yoga and Yoga Nidra.
Yoga With Chris, Wyatt Park Rd, Streatham Hill
Sat 29 Dec 18

More details - Four Seasons by Candlelight at Christmas
After the festivities have subsided and and you’ve had about as much seasonal music and turkey as you can take – head over to St James’s Church Piccadilly. This is just the place to put down your Sales shopping, gather your thoughts, and renew your emotional energy in time for New Years Eve!
197 Piccadilly, St. James’s
Sat 29 Dec 18

More details - Gershwin and Moonlight
After the festivities have subsided and and you’ve had about as much seasonal music and turkey as you can take – head over to St James’s Church Piccadilly . Virtuoso pianist Warren Mailley-Smith will be entertaining his audience with an upbeat programme that is both restful and refreshingly stimulating.
197 Piccadilly, St. James’s
Sat 29 Dec 18

More details - Motörheadache : A Tribute To Lemmy
Motörheadache : A Tribute To Lemmy: Tickets avaiable.
New Cross Inn, London
Fri 28 Dec 18

More details - CHRISTMAS WORKSHOP Make a Magical Unicorn or Mystical Dragons Works
Calling all boys and girls to join us for some unicorn mystical magic. Come along and choose, stuff, fluff and adopt your very own cuddly Magical Unicorn or Mythical Dragon at Eddie Catz.
42 Station Road
Fri 28 Dec 18

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