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Brand Histories

We are proudly re-launching over 80 Brand Histories, revealing the decade-to-decade evolution of today’s most iconic... See more >
111-117 Lancaster Rd, London W11 1QT
Today to Fri 21 Jun

Every Breath We Take

A visual Manifesto for Cleaner Air in London. The exhibition, featuring artists from across North Kensington,..... See more >
12 Acklam Road W10 5QZ
Mon 27 May, Fri 7 Jun

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening - medically... See more >
Latvian House, (First Floor) 72 Queensborough Terrace W2 3SH
Sat 8 Jun, Sat 29 Jun

Mind Body Spirit Festival

On the 24-27 May 2024, the iconic Mind Body Spirit Festival returns to London for its 47th edition of the well-loved... See more >
Olympia London, Hammersmith Road W14 8UX
Fri 24 May to Mon 27 May

Livat Hammersmith Employment Fair

On Thursday 23rd May, from 10:30am to 4:30pm, Livat Hammersmith is hosting its first Employment Fair With... See more >
Livat Hammersmith, King St, London W6 9HW
Thu 23 May

The Last Time I Saw Caileigh

The Last Time I Saw Caileigh is a dark, funny and heartfelt one-act play that explores queer erasure through the lens... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Mon 3 Jun

Super Connected Live

Is it time to break up with our phones? A stage adaptation of the critically acclaimed new album by Tim Arnold,..... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Tue 4 Jun

The Good Women

“The Good Women” is a new, funny, bold and romantic play written, performed and directed by an all-female team from the... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Wed 5 Jun to Sat 8 Jun, Wed 12 Jun to Sat 15 Jun

Us: From There to Here

This exhibition brings together 1st and 2nd generation refugee and immigrant artists. ‘From there to here - Britain’s..... See more >
108A Boundary Road, St John’s Wood, London NW8 ORH NW8ORH
Wed 22 May to Fri 14 Jun

Thames Philharmonic Choir - 'A New Song'

Thames Philharmonic Choir's next concert will be at St Paul's Knightsbridge on Saturday 15 June at 7... See more >
St Paul’s Knightsbridge, 32a Wilton Place SW1X 8SH
Sat 15 Jun

Cadogan Place South Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Many surprises, unusual trees and shrubs are hidden behind the railings of this large London square. The first square..... See more >
Cadogan Place South Garden, Knightsbridge SW1X 9RX
Sat 25 May

The Real Manhunter LIVE

EXTRA DATE ADDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND The man who brought the serial killer Levi Bellfield to justice will shed new... See more >
Theatre at the Tabard 2 Bath Road Chiswick W4 1LW
Sun 26 May

One Man Poe

ONE MAN POE: A Quadruple-Bill Written by Edgar Allan Poe Performed by Stephen Smith Renowned as the ‘Godfather of... See more >
Theatre at the Tabard 2 Bath Road Chiswick W4 1LW
Tue 28 May

Take Desire Away

The Queer Sensibility of A.E. Housman, in his own words From A.E Houseman, devised and performed by Mansel..... See more >
Theatre at the Tabard 2 Bath Road W4 1LW
Mon 3 Jun

In The Mood - 1940s Cabaret

In The Mood – 1940s Cabaret The popular 1940s cabaret ‘In The Mood’ returns for another evening of entertainment... See more >
The Pheasantry, 152 Kings Rd, Chelsea, London SW3 4UT
Sun 16 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!