Things To Do In London On The Cheap: 14-20 May

Dean Nicholas
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Things To Do In London On The Cheap: 14-20 May


Monday: Visit the Tooting Transition Shop, which is "exchanging memories, ideas, images, questions and experiences about the joys and challenges of living now". That is, if you can find it.... (free).

Tuesday: Vintage store Beyond Retro are celebrating "10 years of sartorial heaven" at their newly spruced-up Cheshire St (off Brick Lane) location with a night of live music and fashion so bad it's good (free).

Wednesday: An evening of UK jazz at Ray's in Foyles, Charing Cross Road, with Zhenya Strigalev and Liam Noble performing to promote the former's new album (free).

Thursday: Will the UK and Argentina ever move beyond their Falklands farrago? The London School of Economics hosts a debate tonight with Alicia Castro, Argentine ambassador to Britain, John Hughes, former UK ambassador to Argentina, and professor of Latin American contemporary politics George Philip discussing the ways forward (free).

Friday: The Free Word Lecture Theatre in Farringdon Road is hosting a debate on the politics of Olympic Architecture (£5)

SaturdayIt's Museums at Night all weekend — a chance to explore the capital's museums, galleries and collections under the cover of night (free)

Sunday: Visit the newly-reopened Photographer's Gallery.

Check out our things to do in London for free page for more.

Photo / Vganarchis

Last Updated 13 May 2012