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RHN Firewalk

Can you handle the heat? Join us here at RHN as we host our first ever firewalk! Put your best foot forward (sorry!... See more >
The Royal Hospital For Neuro-disability West Hill, London SW15 3SW
Thu 14 Mar

RHN Easter Egg Hunt

RHN Easter Egg Hunt Saturday 30th March 2024 12 pm – 2 pm Free Entry £3 per child for Easter Egg Hunt... See more >
Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability, West Hill, Putney, London SW15 3SW
Sat 30 Mar

Women's Enterprise Day and Awards 2024

Women’s Enterprise Day and Awards 2024 Join us at the 10th Women's Enterprise Day to celebrate female founders, meet like-minded entrepreneurs and get... See more >
The Roehampton Club, Roehampton Lane, London SW15 4LB
Wed 20 Mar

Fridays Froglets

1 - 22 March (Fri only) This month, come and join our forest school-inspired Friday Froglets sessions with your... See more >
WWT London Wetland Centre, Queen Elizabeth Walk, Barnes SW13 9WT
Fri 8 Mar, Fri 15 Mar, Fri 22 Mar

Optics Demo Day

Join us for an exciting Optics Demo Day in partnership with Viking Optical! Explore the world of optics and discover..... See more >
WWT London Wetland Centre, Queen Elizabeth Walk, Barnes SW13 9WT
Sat 9 Mar

The Urban Birder Course

The Urban Birder Course will be an introduction to appreciating the abundant birdlife in our urban areas... See more >
WWT London Wetland Centre, Queen Elizabeth Walk, Barnes SW13 9WT
Sat 9 Mar

Smartphone Photography - Advanced

Take our skills to the next level with this advanced smartphone photography workshop In this workshop we apply the... See more >
WWT London Wetland Centre, Queen Elizabeth Walk, Barnes SW13 9WT
Thu 14 Mar

Photography in Nature: Movement Fast & Slow

This is a dynamic workshop designed to boost your photographic agility. Develop your ability to respond quickly to a..... See more >
WWT London Wetland Centre, Queen Elizabeth Walk, Barnes SW13 9WT
Wed 20 Mar

Bing's Nature Explorers

23 March - 2 June Learn all about wetland nature and wildlife with a little help from Bing and his friends... See more >
WWT London Wetland Centre, Queen Elizabeth Walk, Barnes SW13 9WT
Sat 23 Mar

Join our choir in Chiswick / Kew for a FREE taster session

Join our choir in Chiswick / Kew for a FREE taster session If you have always wanted to join a choir locally, you can! Your friendly local Chiswick choir is run by vocal..... See more >
Hogarth Community Centre, Duke Road, Chiswick, London W4 2JR
Thu 7 Mar, Thu 14 Mar, Thu 21 Mar

Donne di Mafia - Italian Film Festival

On Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 March CinemaltaliaUK’s mini film festival DONNE DI MAFIA returns to the Riverside Studios... See more >
Riverside Studios, 101 Queen Caroline Street, Hammersmith W6 9BN
Sat 16 Mar and Sun 17 Mar

Circus of Horrors - Dr Haze's Cabaret of Curiosities

Hot on the heels of The Circus of Horrors Phantasmagoria the ‘Haunted Fairground' comes a sensational NEW SHOW -... See more >
The Clapham Grand 21-25 St Johns Hill SW11 1TT
Mon 18 Mar

The Lady or The Tiger

From the award-winning team that brought you Next Door’s Baby and About Bill comes a revival of the smash hit West End... See more >
Theatre at the Tabard 2 Bath Road W4 1LW
Wed 6 Mar to Sun 10 Mar, Wed 13 Mar to Sat 16 Mar

Stefan Bednarczyk

Michael Flanders and Donald Swann were renowned for their hilarious comic songs, touching and raucous in equal measure... See more >
Theatre at the Tabard 2 Bath Road W4 1LW
Sun 10 Mar

Whose Oscar is it Anyway?

The Tabard is proud to welcome back Stefan Bednarczyk and his friends for a night of spectacle and song in Whose Oscar... See more >
Theatre at the Tabard 2 Bath Road W4 1LW
Sun 17 Mar
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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!