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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 1 Mar, Fri 8 Mar, Fri 15 Mar, Fri 22 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

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

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

The Team (Una Squadra)

This month CinemaItaliaUK celebrates Italian tennis, with Domenico Procacci’s docufilm The Team (Una Squadra)... See more >
Riverside Studios, 101 Queen Caroline Street, Hammersmith W6 9BN
Sun 25 Feb

Life Drawing with 2B Or Not 2B Collective

Join us in Leighton's Studio for a new monthly series of tutored life drawing sessions with 2B Or Not 2B... See more >
Leighton House, 12 Holland Park Road, London W14 8LZ
Tue 5 Mar, Tue 2 Apr

Brentside Skate Club Term 4

Hey Skaters, ready to carve out some new adventures? Whether you're a total newbie looking to learn or a seasoned..... See more >
Brentside High School, Greenford Avenue W7 1JJ
Sat 24 Feb, Sat 2 Mar, Sat 9 Mar, Sat 16 Mar, Sat 23 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

2024 RHN Winter Walk

Challenge yourself to walk 5 or 8 miles to support the RHN, all while enjoying the sights of Wimbledon and Putney... See more >
Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability West Hill, Putney, London, UK SW15 3SW
Sat 24 Feb

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

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path

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 24 Feb

Journey of the Mind

Journey of the Mind Journey of the Mind, an exhibition of self-discovery, fosters genuine conversation around art, spirituality, and the... See more >
4 Cromwell Place, London SW7 2JE
Today to Sun 25 Feb, Wed 28 Feb to Sun 3 Mar

Black and Ethical Fashion Takes Centre Stage

Wandsworth African-fashion designer Fée Uhssi is hosting an exclusive event at Southside Shopping Centre, showcasing... See more >
Southside Shopping Centre Wandsworth SW18 4TF
Sat 24 Feb

Penitence and Praise: Choral Music for Lent

Join New London Singers for an evening of soul-stirring choral music as we present a captivating concert themed around... See more >
St James’s Church, Sussex Gardens, London W2 3UD
Wed 28 Feb

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 produce¹.

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 origins³.

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 views².

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 Lanes⁴.

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! 🌟🏙️🎉¹²³⁴.

Source: Conversation with Bing, 30/01/2024
(1) 22 Brilliant Ideas for the Best Days Out in London - Day Out in England. https://dayoutinengland.com/days-out-in-london/.
(2) Over 80 (Very) Fun And Quirky Activities In London - DesignMyNight. https://www.designmynight.com/london/quirky-activities-london.
(3) 101 things to do outdoors in London - visitlondon.com. https://www.visitlondon.com/things-to-do/openspace/101-things-to-do-outdoors-in-london.
(4) 17 Best Day Trips From London | Day Trip Ideas Near London - Time Out. https://www.timeout.com/london/travel/the-best-day-trips-from-london.