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Weekday of Tuesday 1 December

Posted by Hazel Baker on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, In : December 

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What: Hackney Christmas Market
When: Weekends, 12pm-7pm: 5-6th of December, 12-13th of December, 19-20th of December Where: Bohemia Place London E8 1DU United Kingdom Tickets: Free (donation is optional) Book here: Who said Christmas is cancelled? Our Hackney Christmas market is back for 2020 ❄️ 🎉 🥘 3 weekends of finest street food with fantastic vegan options 🎄 Christmas decorations a...

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Weekday of Monday 30 November

Posted by Hazel Baker on Monday, November 30, 2020, In : November 

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What: Artemisia at The National Gallery When: Reopening from 2 December to 24 January 2021 Where: The National Gallery Sainsbury Wing, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN Tickets: Members see all exhibitions for free.  Standard admission £20 (Artemisia tickets include Gallery entry) Book here: "I will show Your Illustrious Lordship what a woman can do" In 17th-century Europe, at a time when women artists were not easil...

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Weekday of Monday 26 October

Posted by Hazel Baker on Monday, October 26, 2020, In : October 

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What: MESMERIZED! #1 | Livestream + Physical
When: Tues, 27 October 2020. Doors open at 7:30 PM

‘To compel by fascination’. Discover some of the hottest emerging artists in town! MESMERIZED! is a monthly live night hosting some of the best up-and-coming artists, curated by YMX.

Live sets from Georgia Meek, Rebekah Fitch, Brioni & Louisa Maria.
Watch via a livestream or  as part of a small seated, socially distanced audience

Note: This is a 18+ show
Tickets: from £8-13
Where: P...

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Weekday of Wednesday 21 October

Posted by Hazel Baker on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, In : October 

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Family-friendly Events & Activities What: Paddington Bear's London - A family-friendly virtual tour
When: 27-30 October 2020

Come and join our exciting exploration of Paddington Bear's London. During this 60 minute virtual tour we will visit sites from both blockbuster films such as Windsor Gardens, Mr Gruber's antiques shop and the Natural History Museum.

Hazel, your London tour guide, will share her top tips on the film locations and what there is to do there if you want to vi...

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Weekday of Tuesday 13 October

Posted by Hazel Baker on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, In : October 

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What: Chess Valley Challenge 2020 - October Challenge
Challenge yourself, friends and family to walk the 10 mile Chess Valley Way and raise funds for Hertfordshire Wildlife Trust on this sponsored walking event. When: Thursday 1 October 2020 - Saturday 31 October 2020 The challenge? To walk along the waymarked 10-mile Chess Valley Walk, between Rickmansworth and Chesham. Discover the beautiful River Chess, stroll through our stunning Frogmore Meadows Nature Reserve, explore...

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Weekend of Friday 18 September

Posted by Hazel Baker on Friday, September 18, 2020, In : September 

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What: Thames Festival Trust: Totally Thames 2020
Celebrating the River Thames with arts events, active adventures, environmental initiatives, heritage and education programmes. Live streamed shows and performances from the Thames Festival Trust Fri 18th - Wed 30th Sep 2020 9am - 8pm Tune into talks, see an online photo exhibition and join a tour of the River Lea as part of the Lighting up the Lea virtual activities. Cody Dock will host the following virtual events in Septe...

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Weekday of Wednesday 26 August

Posted by Hazel Baker on Wednesday, August 26, 2020, In : August 

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What: Build-Your-Own-Burger Kits by PERK’D UP
Become a master of the burger game from the comfort of your own kitchen with our Build-Your-Own-Burger Kits. Simply select your BYOB Kit option and we will deliver to your doorstep. Each kit is prepared & delivered by our trusted team, minimising personal contact by following strict health and safety procedures. *Check their website for options and if they deliver to your area Cost: £30 for 4 burgers Website: https://www.perk...

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Weekday of Tuesday 18 August

Posted by Hazel Baker on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, In : August 

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What: RAF’s Virtual Spitfire 10K Chocks away! Get ready for the Spitfire 10K! We are bringing the race day feeling to you in a new virtual experience. We are starting the Museum's Battle of Britain commemorations with our annual Spitfire 10K event, but in a slightly different format. To ensure the health and wellbeing of all those involved, Spitfire 10K is going virtual! Whether this is your first 10K race or you are regular at running races, you are invited to be part of t...

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Weekend of Friday 14 August

Posted by Hazel Baker on Friday, August 14, 2020, In : August 

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What: Visit the Painted Hall in Greenwich The iconic Old Royal Naval College, part of the Maritime Greenwich UNESCO World Heritage Site, reopened on 13 July, once again offering public access to its buildings and expansive grounds. The magnificent Painted Hall, King William Undercroft and interpretation gallery are now open with limited tickets each day, so advanced booking is recommended. Cost: £11 Opening times: The grounds will be open daily from 7am-7pm, while The Paint...

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Weekday of Monday 10 August

Posted by Hazel Baker on Monday, August 10, 2020, In : August 

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What: UK Parliament’s free online talks Note: At the end of the talks, 15 minutes are available for you to ask questions. This is an online event and will be hosted on Microsoft Teams Live Events which you can access through your web browser. You do not need a Microsoft account to join the event. We will send full details of how to join the event online following registration.

Historic fu...

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Weekday of Thursday 30 July

Posted by Hazel Baker on Thursday, July 30, 2020, In : July 

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THE ROYAL ACADEMY The Royal Academy of Arts, or as it is often abbreviated, the RA, was founded in 1768 by a group of artists headed by portrait painter Joshua Reynolds. Under Reynolds, the academy functioned as a school aimed at teaching drawing, painting, and sculpture to young artists. It was in 1868 where the RA made its final move to permanent quarters at Burlington House where it remains today. The largest work in the Collection is a series of three murals by Sir James T...

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Weekday of Monday 27 July

Posted by Hazel Baker on Monday, July 27, 2020, In : July 

Flash Briefings
What & when: All four of our galleries are reopening today 27 July and you can now book a ticket to visit!

What’s new: To make sure we can open safely, all visitors will need to book a timed ticket online for both the free collections and the paid exhibitions.

Price: Free entry in galleries. Check their website for exhibits’ rates.

Become a member: Join as a Tate Member for a year of free entry to our shows.
Reopening FAQs:

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Weekday of Tuesday 14 July

Posted by Hazel Baker on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, In : July 

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8pm tonight Museum Showoffs - Virtual Event
Eight museum workers will astound and intrigue you with insights and intrigue from the world of museums - this month online rather than on a stage. Compere - Naomi Paxton – actor, magician, expert on suffrage plays and owner of an inflatable duck costume. Guests include:

  • Jane Hoy tells the rags to riches tale of world famous sculptor John Gibson (Walker Art Gallery, Royal Academy et al) and his queer artist friends in 19th Century...

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