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More details - Clive Jenkins at Sutton House
Our upcoming exhibition kicking off 2019 tells the story of the near 30 years when Clive Jenkins and the ASTMS (Association of Scientific, Technical and Managerial Staffs ) trade union were based at Sutton House.
2 and 4 Homerton High Street, Hackney
Fri 1 Feb 19 to Mon 1 Apr

More details - Equilibrium. An idea for Italian sculpture
Mazzoleni presents Equilibrium. An idea for Italian sculpture, a group show curated by Giorgio Verzotti. The exhibition will tour from Mazzoleni’s Turin gallery to open in London to the public on 8 February 2019. Equilibrium.
Mazzoleni, 27 Albemarle Street, London
Fri 8 Feb, Sat 9 Feb, Mon 11 Feb to Sat 16 Feb, Mon 18 Feb to Sat 23 Feb, Mon 25 Feb to Sat 2 Mar, Mon 4 Mar to Sat 9 Mar, Mon 11 Mar to Sat 16 Mar, Mon 18 Mar to Sat 23 Mar, Mon 25 Mar to Sat 30 Mar, Mon 1 Apr to Fri 5 Apr

The Beardsley Generation More details - The Beardsley Generation
What inspired The Beardsley Generation? Aubrey Beardsley, Charles Ricketts, Laurence Housman and the Robinson brothers. The exhibition will explore the impact that new photographic means of reproduction (process engraving) at the end of the 19th Century had on illustration.
Heath Robinson Museum, 50 West End Lane, PINNER (In Pinner Memorial Park)
Sat 2 Mar, Sun 3 Mar, Thu 7 Mar to Sun 10 Mar, Thu 14 Mar to Sun 17 Mar, Thu 21 Mar to Sun 24 Mar, Thu 28 Mar to Sun 31 Mar, Thu 4 Apr to Sun 7 Apr, Thu 11 Apr to Sun 14 Apr, Thu 18 Apr to Sun 21 Apr, Thu 25 Apr to Sun 28 Apr
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More details - Chocolate Tasting Tour
3 hours guided walking tour led by Paul Mansfield a former Cocoa and Coffee trader with over 20 years experience as a London Tour Guide. Visit the world’s finest Artisan Chocolatiers in London Mayfair and sample Truffles and Ganaches and Brownies and hot chocolate.
Green Park tube station
Sun 17 Mar, Sun 24 Mar, Sun 31 Mar, Sun 7 Apr, Sun 28 Apr, Sun 5 May, Sun 12 May

More details - dressed.
dressed. premiered at the 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe to critical acclaim, winning a Scotsman Fringe First as well as a nomination for ThisEgg for Total Theatre Awards’ Emerging Company 2018.
Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old Street, London
Tue 26 Mar to Sat 30 Mar, Mon 1 Apr to Fri 5 Apr

More details - Bed Peace
The Battle of Yohn and Joko. The Cockpit & Craft Theatre Present... BED PEACE:The Battle of Yohn and Joko A new Play with music.
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street
Fri 29 Mar, Sat 30 Mar, Tue 2 Apr to Sat 6 Apr, Tue 9 Apr to Sat 13 Apr, Tue 16 Apr to Fri 19 Apr, Tue 23 Apr to Sun 28 Apr

More details - Curious About St Paul's
Have fun discovering The City of London, including St Paul’s with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format. Are you curious about London? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather?
City of London, Starts: St Paul’s Cathedral London
Sat 30 Mar 19 to Tue 28 May

More details - Curious About Trafalgar Square
Have fun discovering The City of Westminster, including Trafalgar Square, Horseguards Parade and Buckingham  Palace,  with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format. Are you curious about London?
City of Westminster: Starts: St James’s Square London
Sat 30 Mar 19 to Tue 28 May

More details - Chelsea Physic Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Come and explore London’s oldest botanic garden situated in the heart of Chelsea. With a unique living collection of around 5000 plants, this walled garden is a celebration of the importance of plants and their beauty.
Chelsea Physic Garden,
Mon 1 Apr 19

More details - A Brave Face
Britain’s leading mask theatre company Vamos returns to Jacksons Lane with its powerful, compassionate production about the life of a soldier after returning from combat. Ryan is in Afghanistan to see the world, learn a trade, get a life. Training is complete, combat is a buzz: he’s part of a team.
Jacksons Lane 269A Archway Rd Highgate
Mon 1 Apr 19 to Wed 3 Apr

The Great Hat Exhibition 2019 - ’World Garden’ More details - The Great Hat Exhibition 2019 - 'World Garden'
Hat exhibition and pop up shop! Over 200 unique handmade hats on display! Come to see the world through beautifully crafted hats by milliners from all over the world. They have captured the most exotic, exquisite, intriguing flowers, plants, and landscape scenes for you to enjoy.
Menier Gallery 51 Southwark Street
Wed 3 Apr to Sat 6 Apr, Mon 8 Apr to Fri 12 Apr
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More details - The Nat King Cole Songbook Live Presented by Andy Abraham
X-Factors runner up And Abraham, one if the nations favorite soul singers is paying tribute to music legend Nat King Cole in a new tour coming to Hayes this summer. Nat King Cole, American singer and pianist, helped to shape the jazz industry, recording over 100 songs in his lifetime.
The Beck Theatre, Hayes
Thu 4 Apr 19

More details - Piccadilly Chamber Music Series: The Great Romantics [2]
The West End’s newest chamber music series, Piccadilly Chamber Concerts in 2019, focusing on The Great Romantics. Each programme features a masterpiece of 19th Century romantic repertoire.
197 Piccadilly St. James’s
Fri 5 Apr 19

More details - Long Beach Dub Allstars
Long Beach Dub Allstars Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Long Beach Dub Allstars.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Academy Islington, London
Sat 6 Apr 19

More details - UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue
UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue + Special Guests. Artists performing: UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey.: Tickets avaiable.
The O2 Arena, London
Sat 6 Apr 19

More details - Tilted Circus Scratch
Jacksons Lane’s Tilted returns following a sell-out show in Autumn 2018, presenting the circus world’s rising talents and accomplished veterans in a raw, energetic and dazzlingly fun scratch night.
Jacksons Lane 269A Archway Rd Highgate
Sat 6 Apr 19

More details - A Social Evening with live music by Johnny Wheeler solo singer/guitarist!
We welcome back talented singer/guitarist Johnny Wheeler for his first visit this year. He’ll be entertaining the members and guests with an evening of live music from the days of swing through Rock ’n’ Roll to ballads and (a little) country.
The Shepherds Bush Club, 205 Goldhawk Road W12
Sat 6 Apr 19

More details - Hyde Park Estate Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Four newly designed gardens, never before open to the public. Each garden planted sympathetically to reflect the surroundings. Uniquely The Watergardens feature vast expanses of open water.
Hyde Park Estate Gardens, London
Sun 7 Apr 19

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 (usually 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 7 Apr 19

More details - Royal Trinity Hospice - Open Garden for NGS
Royal Trinitys beautiful, award winning gardens play an important therapeutic role in the life and function of Royal Trinity Hospice. Over the years, many people have enjoyed our gardens and today they continue to be enjoyed by patients, families and visitors alike.
Royal Trinity Hospice,
Sun 7 Apr, Sun 19 May

More details - Mill Hill Music Club presents Wallace Ensemble
Wallace Ensemble - Director Benjamin Wolf Wallace Ensemble, a versatile professional chamber orchestra. Its repertoire ranges from Baroque to Modern; from well-known classics to new commissions, and includes both sacred and secular music.
The Hall The Henrietta Barnett School
Sun 7 Apr 19

More details - Ultimate Activity Camps at Oakfield Prep School, West Dulwich
We provide outstanding activity day camps for children aged 4-14 during the school holidays, where the children’s welfare and fun are at the heart of all we do! Children will enjoy over 40 sports, games and art activities every week led by engaging staff at amazing locations.
126-128 Thurlow Park Rd, West Dulwich, London,
Mon 8 Apr 19 to Thu 18 Apr

More details - Tartuffe
This spring, The Dulwich Players are taking the stage at the Edward Alleyn Theatre, in Dulwich College, for a new version of Tartuffe. Hypocrisy, delusion, pride, betrayal.
Edward Alleyn Theatre Dulwich College, Dulwich Common, London
Wed 10 Apr 19 to Sat 13 Apr

More details - The Morden May Fair
Please use official Car Park. Follow the signs. Please use public transport, bike or walk where possible Now in its 10th year, and at its new home, the iconic May Fair takes place in Morden Park, London Road (A24), this family Country Fair has something for everyone.
Morden Park, London Road
Wed 10 Apr 19

More details - Britten Sinfonia/Independent Opera - A Sheen of Dew on Flowers
The first public performance of Joby Talbot’s new cantata, commissioned by Independent Opera, which sets love poetry from across the ages.
Milton Court Concert Hall, Milton Court, Silk Street
Thu 11 Apr 19

More details - BACH - BRANDENBURG CONCERTOS by Candlelight
Programme: Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 Vivaldi - "Summer" from the Four Seasons Mozart - Flute Quartet in D Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No.
St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London
Fri 12 Apr 19

More details - FlyBabyFly - workshop -  letting go!
I am so excited to share this with you! It is my passion to inspire and expand your knowledge. Fly Baby Fly is exactly how you feel when you let go of what no longer serves you. You feel free, just like releasing a balloon and watching it float up to the sky.
Space 88 88 Gloucester Place London, United Kingdom
Sat 13 Apr 19

More details - Flamingo Fairs Easter Fair
You’ll love the range of goods for sale, from pretty to precious. Vintage-style or shabby chic from artists and craft makers including jewellery, shiny and glittery items ideal for special presents. Something for everyone at this child friendly fair.
Churchill Room, Wanstead Library, corner of Spratt Hall Road & Woodbine Place, Wanstead
Sat 13 Apr 19

More details - Edwardes Square - Open Garden for NGS
One of London’s prettiest secluded garden squares. 3½ acres laid out differently from other squares, with serpentine paths by Agostino Agliothe, Italian artist and decorator who lived at No.15 from 1814-1820, and a beautiful Grecian temple which is traditionally the home of the head gardener.
Edwardes Square,
Sun 14 Apr 19

More details - South London Botanical Institute - Open Garden for NGS
Londons smallest botanical garden, densely planted with 500 labelled species grown in a formal layout of themed borders. Wildflowers flourish beside medicinal herbs. Carnivorous, scented, native and woodland plants are featured, growing among rare trees and shrubs.
South London Botanical Institute,
Sun 14 Apr 19

More details - 7 The Grove - Open Garden for NGS
½ acre garden designed for yr-round interest making a tapestry of greens and yellows. A wild garden with mature trees giving a woodland feel. Large lawn, perfect for teas. Water garden, 20 paths, vistas and views galore. Brilliant for hide and seek, Pooh-sticks and young explorers. Snowdrops in February.
7 The Grove,
Sun 14 Apr, Sun 9 Jun

More details - Chicken Licken
This expertly chaotic recipe of cooking, puppetry and music tells the classic tales of Little Red Hen, the sly Foxy Loxy and Chicken Licken. With charming storytelling, jumbled baking demonstrations and non-stop hilarity, Chicken Licken is a delightful show that kneads to be seen – doughnut miss it!
Jacksons Lane 269A Archway Rd Highgate
Sun 14 Apr 19

More details - 6th Global Meet on Wireless, Aerospace & Satellite Communications
We have the pleasure in inviting you to join us for the International Conference on 6th Global Meet on Wireless, Aerospace & Satellite Communications (Euro SatComm 2019) schedule during April 15-16, 2019 at Amsterdam, Netherlands organized by the Conference Series llc LTD.
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Mon 15 Apr 19

More details - Hampton Court Palace - Open Garden for NGS
Take the opportunity to join 2 special NGS private tours, after the wonderful historic gardens have closed to the public. Spring Walk in April and Mid-Summer abundance in July in the wonderful gardens of Hampton Court Palace.
Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey
Thu 18 Apr 19

More details - Pure Rally Amsterdam 2019
For only £450 per person, you can have the ultimate trip for the summer. Starting in London, you’ll get to travel in convoy to Amsterdam, stopping on the way to party in Paris for the night before we head off to Amsterdam to party at the city’s best nightclubs before we head back to London.
Ace Cafe London Ltd, Ace Corner North Circular Road, Stonebridge, London, United Kingdom
Fri 19 Apr 19 to Sun 21 Apr

More details - foraging intro
Join one of Totally Wild UK’s professional foragers to learn the art of wild food. We will explore the local wild spaces to discover what wild edible species are found lying all around us.
Barnes Common
Sat 20 Apr 19

More details - Easter Walk
With 25 miles or 25 km options - it’s the perfect opportunity to challenge yourself this Spring and get fit.
Sat 20 Apr 19

More details - Noughts & Crosses
“Why love, if losing hurts so much?” Sephy and Callum sit together on a beach. They are in love. It is forbidden. Sephy is a Cross and Callum is a Nought. Between Noughts and Crosses there are racial and social divides. A segregated society teeters on a volatile knife edge.
Theatre Royal Stratford East Gerry Raffles Square Stratford
Wed 24 Apr to Sat 27 Apr, Mon 29 Apr to Sat 4 May

More details - Family Tree Live
New for 2019, Family Tree Live. Launching at Alexandra Palace on the 26th and 27th April 2019. Everybody has a family story - let us help you find yours!
Alexandra Palace, Alexandra Palace Way
Fri 26 Apr 19 and Sat 27 Apr

More details - mum2mummarket WIMBLEDON - Baby and childrens nearly new sale
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 27 Apr 19

More details - Mendelssohn: Elijah
The Harlow Chorus, British Sinfonietta and soloists perform Mendelssohn’s oratorio ’Elijah’, directed by Edward-Rhys Harry.
Chingford Parish Church, The Green
Sat 27 Apr 19

More details - 51 The Chase - Open Garden for NGS
Member of the Society of Garden Designers, Charles has created the garden over 30yrs. In 2015 the main garden was remodelled, to much acclaim. Spectacular in spring, when 2000 tulips bloom among irises and tree peonies. Scented front garden. Rupert’s geodetic dome shelters seedlings, succulents and subtropicals.
51 The Chase,
Sun 28 Apr 19

More details - London Marathon for KIDS Charity
Registration for the Virgin London Marathon 2019 is now open! If you are interested please follow this link to apply: Why run the London Marathon for team KIDS? KIDS has 40 places in the London Marathon 2019.
Greenwich Park, London
Sun 28 Apr 19

More details - 5 St Regis Close - Open Garden for NGS
Cornucopia of sensual delights. Artist’s garden famous for architectural features and delicious cakes. New Oriental Tea House. Baroque temple, pagodas, Raku tiled mirrored wall conceals plant nursery. American Gothic shed overlooks Liberace Terrace and stairway to heaven.
5 St Regis Close, Muswell Hill
Sun 28 Apr, Sun 16 Jun

More details - Chores
Two brothers, playing around in their messy bedroom, hear Mum approaching. The excitable rascals will have to hustle to get their chores done so they can have some fun… A generous serving of riotous comedy, chaotic acrobatics, juggling, unicycling, huge flips and many more incredible amazing skills feature in this...
Jacksons Lane 269A Archway Rd Highgate
Sun 28 Apr 19

More details - Harlem Globetrotters
Harlem Globetrotters. Artists performing: Harlem Globetrotters.: Tickets avaiable.
The O2 Arena, London
Tue 30 Apr 19

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