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Talks

Which Of The Thames Myths Are Really Fakes?

Which Of The Thames Myths Are Really Fakes?

Was London Bridge a site of child sacrifice?
Where To Explore Science In London

Where To Explore Science In London

From tiny museums to annual festivals.
Quiz: 40 Fiendish Questions About The Thames

Quiz: 40 Fiendish Questions About The Thames

If you can get more than 30 right, you're probably mates with Old Father Thames.
London Venues That Offer Talks And Lectures

London Venues That Offer Talks And Lectures

Learn something new.
The Curious Case Of Elizabeth Canning

The Curious Case Of Elizabeth Canning

One of 18th century London's biggest mysteries.
7 London Print Magazines You Need To Read

7 London Print Magazines You Need To Read

For sports fans, feminists, film buffs, bookworms, foodies and more.
Take A Look At This Map Of Dead Poets

Take A Look At This Map Of Dead Poets

Brilliance lost in the sands of time
Find Out When We'll Be Getting A Star Trek Warp Drive

Find Out When We'll Be Getting A Star Trek Warp Drive

Royal Observatory on the tech of Trek.
William Blake And Neuroimaging In A Christopher Wren Church

William Blake And Neuroimaging In A Christopher Wren Church

Poetry meets perception on the pews.
Curtain Theatre Excavation Prompts Shakespearean Walks And Talks

Curtain Theatre Excavation Prompts Shakespearean Walks And Talks

Shoreditch was London's first Theatreland.
Hear The Story Of The Tube's Typeface Genius At London Transport Museum

Hear The Story Of The Tube's Typeface Genius At London Transport Museum

How a failed medical student founded 20th century calligraphy.
In Praise Of Croydon

In Praise Of Croydon

Authors aim to pop your preconceptions.
Take A Look At This Map Of Dead Poets

Take A Look At This Map Of Dead Poets

From Nunhead to Highgate.
Learn How To Fly First Class For Next To Nothing

Learn How To Fly First Class For Next To Nothing

From London to almost anywhere in the world.
Free And Cheap London Events: 18-24 April 2016

Free And Cheap London Events: 18-24 April 2016

Bit cash strapped? We've things to do for under £5.
Ditch After-Work Drinks: Go To These Lectures Instead

Ditch After-Work Drinks: Go To These Lectures Instead

Drink in info, while sipping a beer. (spon)
Explore A Maze Of Books And An Edible Avenue

Explore A Maze Of Books And An Edible Avenue

London Festival of Architecture returns with many free events.
Learn How To Get A Good Night's Sleep From An Expert

Learn How To Get A Good Night's Sleep From An Expert

Sleep scientist reveals his findings.
Dip Into Roman London This Weekend With A Tour Of Hidden Ruins

Dip Into Roman London This Weekend With A Tour Of Hidden Ruins

See the ancient bath house hiding beneath the City.
London Alchemy: Sorcery, Gin And Spooky Music In A Cemetery Chapel

London Alchemy: Sorcery, Gin And Spooky Music In A Cemetery Chapel

A festival of magic.
Stephen Hawking And Lauren Laverne Share A Stage At TEDxLondon

Stephen Hawking And Lauren Laverne Share A Stage At TEDxLondon

Science Museum hosts beautiful minds.
Hear Confessions Of A Railway Romantic At London Transport Museum

Hear Confessions Of A Railway Romantic At London Transport Museum

Novelist Andrew Martin presents a nostalgic night out.
Royal Albert Hall Launches First Film Festival

Royal Albert Hall Launches First Film Festival

A celebration of magic of the movies and cinema’s most stunning scores.
Meet Astronaut Helen Sharman At The Science Museum

Meet Astronaut Helen Sharman At The Science Museum

Event marks 25 years since her journey into space.
How Well Do You Know London? Test Your Knowledge

How Well Do You Know London? Test Your Knowledge

While doing a London quiz.
An Evening With Leonardo At The Science Museum

An Evening With Leonardo At The Science Museum

Free late event with the Renaissance giant.
How Real Is Frank Underwood? House Of Cards Creator Talks About Politics

How Real Is Frank Underwood? House Of Cards Creator Talks About Politics

Free talks at the British Academy.
Is This The UK's Biggest Ever Festival Of Ideas And Discovery?

Is This The UK's Biggest Ever Festival Of Ideas And Discovery?

New Scientist Live is coming to ExCeL.
Explore The Heygate Estate's Urban Forest

Explore The Heygate Estate's Urban Forest

Nope, we're not bark-ing mad.
Be First To See New Designology Exhibition

Be First To See New Designology Exhibition

A perfect Friday night out for fans of design, transport, drink and dancing.
Find Out How JM Barrie Gifted The Rights To Peter Pan To A Hospital

Find Out How JM Barrie Gifted The Rights To Peter Pan To A Hospital

Peter Pan and Victorian childhood.
Urban Myths Debunked At This Talk

Urban Myths Debunked At This Talk

3 great talks about London for a fiver.
Celebrate the Birth of TV at Ally Pally

Celebrate the Birth of TV at Ally Pally

Broadcasting's 80th birthday
Explore The A To Z Of London At London Transport Museum's Depot

Explore The A To Z Of London At London Transport Museum's Depot

Book now for the next LTM Depot Open Weekend.
FREE: Imperial Festival Features Horseless Carriages And Mechanical Dragon

FREE: Imperial Festival Features Horseless Carriages And Mechanical Dragon

Dozens of free tech-focused events at Imperial College.
See Sadiq Speak

See Sadiq Speak

Mayoral candidate in conversation with New Statesman editor.
Is Gentrification Always Bad? Talk Seeks To Find Out

Is Gentrification Always Bad? Talk Seeks To Find Out

Debate the hottest topic in London.
Meet The Sex Pistols' Singer In A Library

Meet The Sex Pistols' Singer In A Library

At British Library talk.
Game Of Thrones Costumes, Cocktail Shakers And Calligraphy: It's London Craft Week

Game Of Thrones Costumes, Cocktail Shakers And Calligraphy: It's London Craft Week

Indulge in a cornucopia of crafty goodness.
Tickets For Letters Live Are About To Go On Sale

Tickets For Letters Live Are About To Go On Sale

Emails are overrated.
How Close Is A Robot Future?

How Close Is A Robot Future?

Robot butlers and AI.
Mapped: The Decline Of London's Housing Affordability

Mapped: The Decline Of London's Housing Affordability

House prices to income ratios across the city.
Sex And The City: Join Us To Talk About Dating In London

Sex And The City: Join Us To Talk About Dating In London

A hot topic.
Thinking Bob: Where Clever Londoners Go To Play

Thinking Bob: Where Clever Londoners Go To Play

Skip the small talk, get straight to the good stuff.
Ticket Alert: Downton Abbey Cast Christmas Readings

Ticket Alert: Downton Abbey Cast Christmas Readings

Mingle with actors from the popular TV series.
Explore Haunted London During The Month Of The Dead

Explore Haunted London During The Month Of The Dead

Halloween comes early.
London Transport Museum Reveals The Secrets Of The Underground

London Transport Museum Reveals The Secrets Of The Underground

Buses and a miniature railway too!
Barbican's Urban Wandering: London Architecture On Film

Barbican's Urban Wandering: London Architecture On Film

Films and talks on London's buildings.
Festival Of The Planets Lands In London

Festival Of The Planets Lands In London

Space-themed talks and exhibitions.
See Streetcat Bob In An Evening For Charity

See Streetcat Bob In An Evening For Charity

Everyone loves this ginger moggie.