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Today to Tue 25 Jun, By Distance closest first.

Goldilocks: The Ballet

Goldilocks: The Ballet A Classic Chrildren's Story Brought to Life! Join Goldilocks, the girl with the lovely locks and her jar of..... See more >
Stanley Arts 12 South Norwood Hill SE25 6AB
Fri 31 May

The Choral Pilgrimage 2024: Croydon

Celebrating the art of imitation, our 2024 Choral Pilgrimage explores music from the master of parody, Orlande de... See more >
Croydon Minster, Church St, Croydon CR0 1RN
Mon 10 Jun

FREE taster session with the Croydon Rock Choir

If you have ever thought 'I want to join a choir near me in Purley?' then why not join your local Rock..... See more >
Christ Church Purley, Brighton Road, Purley CR8 2BN
Thu 20 Jun

Paul Zerdin 'Puppetman' Tour

The winner of America’s Got Talent 2015 Paul Zerdin has announced a second leg of his current touring show ‘Puppetman’... See more >
Churchill Theatre, High St, Bromley BR1 1HA
Fri 14 Jun

Heritage (All Vinyl)

Heritage Night All Vinyl DJs. Playing traditional funk-soul-reggae disco & boogie with the added warmth of vinyl..... See more >
The Bricklayers Arms, 189 Dartmouth Road SE26 4QY
Fri 31 May

Forest Hill Garden Group - Open Garden for NGS

Forest Hill Garden Group - Open Garden for NGS The leafy suburb of Forest Hill is one of London's best kept secrets. Described by architect Norman Foster as..... See more >
Forest Hill Garden Group, Forest Hill SE23 3DE
Sun 23 Jun

29 Lowther Hill - Open Garden for NGS

29 Lowther Hill - Open Garden for NGS A sloping garden in two parts. Both are about 10 metre square with distinct characters. The front is more formal with a..... See more >
29 Lowther Hill, Forest Hill SE23 1PZ
Sun 2 Jun

38 Lovelace Road - Open Garden for NGS

38 Lovelace Road - Open Garden for NGS This gem of a garden has an all white front and a wildlife friendly back. The garden slopes gently upwards with curving..... See more >
38 Lovelace Road, Dulwich SE21 8JX
Sun 23 Jun

Let there be light

Let there be light – Mitcham care home invites local community to honour D-Day A Mitcham care home is opening its... See more >
Cumberland Care Home 67 Whitford Gardens, Mitcham CR4 4AA
Thu 6 Jun

103 & 105 Dulwich Village - Open Garden for NGS

103 & 105 Dulwich Village - Open Garden for NGS Two Georgian houses with large gardens, 3 min walk from Dulwich Picture Gallery and Dulwich Park. 103 Dulwich Village..... See more >
103 & 105 Dulwich Village, SE21 7BJ
Sun 9 Jun

72 Ewhurst Road - Open Garden for NGS

72 Ewhurst Road - Open Garden for NGS How do you make small gardens interesting, elegant and functional' This mid-Victorian terraced garden is a... See more >
72 Ewhurst Road, Brockley SE4 1AQ
Sun 2 Jun

13 Waite Davies Road - Open Garden for NGS

13 Waite Davies Road - Open Garden for NGS A colourful and welcoming front garden leads you down steps to a bright and peaceful, gently maturing garden... See more >
13 Waite Davies Road, Lee SE12 0NE
Sun 2 Jun

15 Waite Davies Road - Open Garden for NGS

15 Waite Davies Road - Open Garden for NGS Hidden behind a Victorian terrace is a tiny yet immaculately presented English garden. A huge Malvern Hills rambling..... See more >
15 Waite Davies Road, Lee SE12 0NE
Sun 2 Jun

5 Burbage Road - Open Garden for NGS

5 Burbage Road - Open Garden for NGS The garden of a member of The Society of Botanical Artists and regular writer for Hortus journal. 150ft x 40ft with..... See more >
5 Burbage Road, Herne Hill SE24 9HJ
Wed 5 Jun

Let’s Sing Choir Rehearsal

Led by the charismatic Rubee Rose you are invited to come and join our gospel choir at St. Matthew's Church..... See more >
St Matthews Church Brixton Hill London SW2 1JF SW2IJF
Thu 30 May, Thu 6 Jun
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Things to do around London

London, the vibrant capital of the United Kingdom, offers an abundance of activities for a memorable day out. Whether you're a local or a visitor, there's something for everyone in this bustling metropolis. Let's explore some of the best things to do in London:

1. Visit London's Markets:
- London has a plethora of markets, each with its own unique vibe. Here are some must-visit options:
- Old Spitalfields Market: Located in east central London, it offers vintage clothing, handmade accessories, worldly foods, and novel art.
- Camden Market: Perfect for rockers and music lovers, it's known for leather jackets, vegan lunch options, and piercings.
- Portobello Market: Notting Hill's colorful houses and unique items make it a popular spot for photographers.
- Borough Market: London's premium food market with a variety of delicious treats, from coffee to fresh farm produce.

2. Explore Arty and Architectural Gems:
- Even if you're not religious, visiting London's churches is a treat. Explore historic architecture and stunning stained glass windows. Some notable ones include:
- St. Paul's Cathedral: Climb to the top for panoramic views of the city.
- Westminster Abbey: A UNESCO World Heritage Site with centuries of history.
- St. Martin-in-the-Fields: Attend a classical music concert or enjoy a meal at its crypt cafe.
- Southwark Cathedral: A hidden gem near Borough Market.
- Temple Church: Known for its round nave and medieval origins.

3. Enjoy the Outdoors:
- London has beautiful green spaces and outdoor activities:
- Hyde Park: Stroll by the Serpentine, rent a rowboat, or have a picnic.
- Regent's Park: Visit the Queen Mary's Rose Garden and the London Zoo.
- Richmond Park: Spot deer and enjoy the vast open space.
- Hampstead Heath: Explore the heathland, swim in the ponds, and take in the skyline views.
- Thames River Walk: Follow the Thames Path for scenic riverside views.

4. Quirky and Fun Activities:
- London offers plenty of unique experiences:
- Shuffleboarding: Try shuffleboard at venues like The London Shuffle Club.
- Escape Rooms: Solve puzzles and unravel mysteries at various escape room locations.
- Weird Experiences: From immersive theater to unusual dining, London has it all.
- Electronic Darts: Play darts with a modern twist at Flight Club.
- Go Karting: Race around indoor tracks at TeamSport Karting.
- Virtual Reality Experiences: Try VR gaming or immersive storytelling at Otherworld³.

5. Day Trips from London:
- If you have more time, consider day trips to nearby destinations:
- Windsor: Visit Windsor Castle, the oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world.
- Greenwich: Explore the Royal Observatory, the Cutty Sark, and the Maritime Museum.
- Oxford: Discover the famous university city and its historic colleges.
- Cambridge: Explore the picturesque colleges and punting on the River Cam.
- Brighton: Enjoy the beach, the Royal Pavilion, and the quirky Lanes.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Whether you're interested in culture, outdoor adventures, or quirky experiences, London promises an unforgettable day out!