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Today to Sun 14 Jul, By Distance closest first.

Chickenshed Student Graduation Shows

Chickenshed’s end of year shows are the final pieces by students that have studied on our BTEC, Foundation Degree and... See more >
Chickenshed Theatre 290 Chase Side, Southgate N14 4PE
Wed 19 Jun to Sat 22 Jun

Futures Festival

Get ready for an electrifying invitation from Chickenshed’s Young Company as they invite you to embark on a journey... See more >
Chickenshed Theatre 290 Chase Side, Southgate N14 4PE
Wed 26 Jun to Sat 29 Jun, Mon 1 Jul to Sat 6 Jul, Mon 8 Jul to Sat 13 Jul

Planet Play

Planet Play is Chickenshed’s magical world of sensory learning, wonder and exploration, for babies and toddlers aged... See more >
Chickenshed Theatre 290 Chase Side N14 4PE
Fri 5 Jul, Fri 12 Jul

Tales from the Shed

Tales from the Shed are vibrant, inclusive theatre shows that are perfect for young children. They are informal, lively..... See more >
Chickenshed Theatre 290 Chase Side, Southgate N14 4PE
Sat 6 Jul, Sat 13 Jul

21 Oakleigh Park South - Open Garden for NGS

21 Oakleigh Park South - Open Garden for NGS A late spring opening. A mature 200ft garden framed by a magnificent 100 yr old ash tree. Path leads to a pond area fed..... See more >
21 Oakleigh Park South, N20 9JS
Today

11 Shortgate - Open Garden for NGS

11 Shortgate - Open Garden for NGS This corner plot is a spacious and elegant garden. It has sunny herbaceous beds, a neat vegetable patch, shade bearing..... See more >
11 Shortgate, North Finchley N12 7JP
Sun 30 Jun

FinchleyVictoriaBowling and Croquet Club Open Fay 2024

Finchley Victoria Bowling and Croquet Club Annual Open Day Family Event for Fathers’ Day Bowls. Croquet... See more >
Ballards Lane Finchley Central N3 1LZ
Today

5 St Regis Close - Open Garden for NGS

5 St Regis Close - Open Garden for NGS Cornucopia of sensual delights. Artist's garden famous for architectural features and delicious cakes... See more >
5 St Regis Close, Muswell Hill N10 2DE
Sun 30 Jun, Sun 4 Aug

Railway Cottages - Open Garden for NGS

Railway Cottages - Open Garden for NGS A row of historical railway cottages, tucked away from the bustle of Wood Green nr Alexandra Palace, takes the visitor... See more >
Railway Cottages, N22 7SL
Sun 7 Jul

77 Muswell Road, Flat 1 - Open Garden for NGS

77 Muswell Road, Flat 1 - Open Garden for NGS The garden is two yrs old, inspired by the bedtime story 'The Little Green Gate' that opens onto Fairy... See more >
77 Muswell Road, Flat 1, N10 2BS
Sun 7 Jul

Ally Pally Allotments - Open Garden for NGS

Ally Pally Allotments - Open Garden for NGS Situated on a south facing hillside alongside Alexandra Park, this 140 plot allotment site has the feel of an urban... See more >
Ally Pally Allotments, N22 7BB
Sun 23 Jun

Warrenwood - Open Garden for NGS

Warrenwood - Open Garden for NGS Situated within Northaw Park, a three acre garden made up of a woodland area, a field inc a wildflower meadow and a... See more >
Warrenwood, Potters Bar EN6 4BY
Sun 23 Jun

Wine O'Clock | £5 Organic Wine

We get it - London can really put a dent in your wallet. That’s why we’re excited to introduce Wine O’Clock - where..... See more >
4 Topsfield Parade, , London, Crouch End N8 8PR
Mon 17 Jun to Thu 20 Jun

Windrush Secret

A white far-right party leader.?A black Caribbean diplomat.?And a white Oxford-educated Home Office government..... See more >
Jacksons Lane 269a Archway Road London N6 5AA
Sat 22 Jun

FREE taster session with the Cheshunt Rock Choir

Ever wondered if there is a 'local ladies choir near me or nearby'? The local Cheshunt choir is run by..... See more >
Goff’s Academy, Goffs Lane, Cheshunt, Waltham Cross EN7 5QW
Wed 3 Jul
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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!