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THIS WEEKEND

FAMILY EVENTS at the National Maritime Museum and Queen's House. Admission free. Tel 020 8858 4422.

FAMILY EVENTS at the V&A including Backpacks, Activity Cart, Trails & Interactives. Admission free. Tel 020 7942 2000.

FAMILY EVENTS at the British Museum including Backpacks, Trails, Workshops & Digital Discovery. Admission free. Tel 020 7942 2000.

GALLERY TALKS at the National Portrait Gallery on Sundays at 3pm. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

PORTRAIT OF THE DAY at the National Portrait Gallery on Saturdays at noon. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

TRAVELLING WORDS at the British Library on 25 June 11:30-1 & 2-3:30. Admission free. Tel 01937 546060.

DROP IN at Greenwich Park Wildlife Centre on 24 June 1-4pm. Admission free.

NEXT WEEKEND

FAMILY EVENTS at the National Maritime Museum and Queen's House. Admission free. Tel 020 8858 4422.

FAMILY EVENTS at the V&A including Backpacks, Activity Cart, Trails & Interactivies. Admission free. Tel 020 7942 2000.

FAMILY EVENTS at the British Museum including Backpacks, Trails, Workshops & Digital Discovery. Admission free. Tel 020 7942 2000.

GALLERY TALKS at the National Portrait Gallery on Sundays at 3pm. Admission free. Tel 020 7306 0055.

PORTRAIT OF THE DAY at the National Portrait Gallery on Saturdays at noon. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

BIG BUGS at Down House 1 & 2 July 11-5. Admission charge.

DANCING CITY at Canary Wharf on 1 July 1-5pm. Admission free.

AFRICA WRITES at the British Library on 1 & 2 July. Admission charge.

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EVENTS
The following have extensive programmes of events. Please check their website for details

British Library - Museum of London (Group) - Tate (Group) - V& A (Group) - British Museum

National Portrait Gallery - National Maritime Museum (Group) - Imperial War Museum (Group)

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON public events include talks, exhibitions, fims, music and family activities. Mostly free. Programme online.Tel 020 7679 2000.

LONDON WILDLIFE TRUST programme of walks, events and workdays available online

The GLIAS diary of events is available on their website

Details of services, concerts & events in CITY CHURCHES can be found on the website

The EVENING STANDARD website has a Going Out section.

A extensive Whats On guide to SE1 is available online.

There is a listing of forthcoming events on Ian's webpage

NATURE LIVE at the Natural History Museum daily at 2:30pm. Admission free. Tel 020 7942 5000.

HAMPSTEAD HEATH Diary of events. Download from webpage.

THEMED GUIDED TOURS at the Old Royal Naval College daily 2-3pm. Event charge. Tel 020 8269 4799.

FOOD MARKET at South Bank Centre Fridays - Sundays. Tel 0844 847 9911.

KITCHEN GARDEN TOURS at Ham House Wednesdays until 4 October at 2pm. Admission charge. Tel 020 8940 1950.

BUTTERFLIES at the Natural History Museum until 17 September. Admission charge. Tel 020 7942 5000.

HISTORICAL TOURS at Fulham Palace on selected dates at 2pm. Event charge. Tel 020 7736 3233.

HIGHLIGHTS TOURS at the Queen's House on Wednesdays until 26 July 1-1:30. Admission free.

WETLANDS BIRD WATCH at Morden Hall Park 21 & 22 June 11-3. Admission free. Tel 020 8545 6850.

ART IN HEALTH at Royal College of Nursing on 22 June 11-1. Admission free. Tel 0345 337 3368.

LUNCH MARKET at Guildhall Yard on 22 June 12-2:30. Admission free. Tel 020 7332 3700.

PADEL TENNIS at Montgomery Square, Canary Wharf until 5 July. Admission free (pay to play).

SUMMER SCREENS (SPORT) at Cabot Square & Canada Square Park, Canary Wharf until 24 August from 11am. See website for events/dates. Admission free.

ROMAN OBJECTS at Guildhall Art Gallery on 30 June 12:15-2:15. Admission free. Tel 020 7332 3700.

ROMAN AMPITHEATRE Tours at Guildhall Art Gallery on 29 June at 12:15, 1:15 & 2:15. Admission free. Tel 020 7332 3700.

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LATE NIGHTS

FRIDAY LATE at the V&A last Friday of the month 6:30-10pm. Themed events with bar & music. Tel 020 7942 2000.

FRIDAY LATES at the National Gallery 6-9pm. Admission free.

LATE SHIFT at the National Portrait Gallery on Thursdays & Fridays 6-9pm. Admission free but charge for some events. Tel 020 7306 0055.

EVENING EVENT at Tate Britain first Friday of each month 6-10pm with music, talks, film or performances plus half price exhibition entry. Tel 020 7887 8888.

EVENING EVENTS at the British Museum at 6:30pm (see website for dates). Also selected galleries open. Tel 020 7323 8299.

FIRST THURSDAYS at the Museum of Childhood 6-9pm. Admission free. Tel 020 8983 5200.

FIRST FRIDAYS at the Wellcome Collection 6-10pm. Admission free.

ZOO NIGHTS at London Zoo Fridays in June. Admission charge.

LATES at Leighton House Museum on 14/7, 4/8, 8/9 5:30-9pm. Admission charge.

MOVIES ON THE RIVER Cruise (8pm) & Film (9pm) on selected dates until 15 July. Event charge.

PHOTOGRAPHY & FILM at London Metropolitan Archives on 20 June 5-7:30pm. Admission free. Tel 020 7332 3851.

ART NIGHT in City locations on 1 & 2 July from 6pm. Admission free.

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MUSIC

Some GUILDHALL SCHOOL OF MUSIC & DRAMA performances are open to the general public at their Barbican premises during term time. Admission mostly free. Tel 020 7628 2571.

TRINITY COLLEGE OF MUSIC have a programme of lunchtime & evening concerts and recitals (many free) at various London venues during term time. Tel: 020 8305 9300.

Chapel Choir Performances at the OLD ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE CHAPEL, Greenwich on term time Sundays at 11am & Mondays at 5:30pm. Admission free.

Lunchtime Music at the OLD ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE CHAPEL, Greenwich on term time Tuesdays & Fridays 1-2pm. Admission free. Tel 020 8269 4799.

Lunchtime Music at ST ALFEGE CHURCH, Greenwich on Thursdays at 1:05pm. Admission free. Tel 020 8305 4444.

Lunchtime Concerts at the REGENT HALL, 275 Oxford St Fridays at 1pm. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7629 5424.

LIVE MUSIC at the National Portrait Gallery on Fridays at 6:30pm. Admission free. Tel 020 7306 0055.

BUFFET CONCERTS at Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church on last Saturday of each month at 4pm. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7240 0544.

ORGAN CONCERTS in London online guide

Concerts and Recitals at BROMLEY venues. Online programme.

Organ Recitals at ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL Sundays 4:45-5:15. Admission free. Tel 020 7246 8348.

Organ Recitals at WESTMINSTER ABBEY Sundays 5:45 - 6:15. Admission free. Tel 020 7654 4854.

Organ Recitals at WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL Sundays 4:45 - 5:15. Admission free. Tel 020 7798 9057.

Lunchtime Recitals at ST GEORGES RC CATHEDRAL Lambeth Road Fridays at 1:05pm. Tel 020 7928 5256.

Music Recitals at SOUTHWARK CATHEDRAL 3:15-4pm most Tuesdays. Retiring collection. Tel: 020 7367 6700.

Organ Recitals at SOUTHWARK CATHEDRAL Mondays 1:10-1:50. Retiring collection. Tel: 020 7367 6700.

Organ Recitals at the TEMPLE CHURCH on Wednesdays during term 1:15-1:45. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7427 5641.

Lunchtime Music at ST ANNE & ST AGNES, Gresham Street at 1:10 Mondays & Fridays. Lunches welcome & coffee served. Retiring collection. Tel: 020 7606 4986.

Lunchtime recitals at ST OLAVE'S Hart Street Wednesdays & Thursday at 1:10. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7488 4318.

Organ Recitals at ALL HALLOWS BY THE TOWER on Thursdays 1:10-1:55. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7481 2928.

Organ Recitals at ST MARGARET LOTHBURY Thursdays 1:10- 2pm (not August). Donation. Tel 020 7589 1206.

Organ Recitals at ST STEPHEN WALBROOK Fridays 12:30 - 1:30. Lunches welcome. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7626 9000.

Organ Recitals at ST MICHAEL'S CORNHILL on Mondays at 1 - 1:50pm (not public holidays). Retiring collection.

Lunchtime Recitals at ST LAWRENCE JEWRY - piano on Mondays and organ on Tuesdays 1-1:45. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7600 9478.

Lunchtime Concerts at ST MARY LE BOW on Thursdays at 1:05. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7248 5139.

Lunchtime Concerts at ST BRIDE'S, Fleet Street on Tuesdays & Fridays 1:15-1:45. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7427 0133.

Music at ST JOHN'S WATERLOO at 1:10 some Fridays and 6pm Thursdays. Donations welcome. Coffee available. Tel 020 7928 2003.

Lunchtime Music at ST PANCRAS CHURCH on Thursdays at 1:15pm.

Lunchtime Concerts at ST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS Mon, Tue & Fri at 1pm (doors 12:30). Donation of 3.50 suggested. Tel 020 7766 1100.

JAZZ NIGHTS at ST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS Wednesdays 8-10pm. Admission charge. Tel 020 7766 1100.

Free lunchtime concerts at ST JAMES'S, PICCADILLY on Mon, Wed & Fri at 1:10pm.

Lunchtime recitals at ST GILES-in-the-FIELDS on Fridays 1:10-2pm. Retiring collection. Tel 020 7240 2532.

Free Lunchtime Concerts at LSO ST LUKES some Fridays at 12:30pm. Next dates: 9/6, 23/6, 7/7. Tel 020 7490 3939.

Lunchtime concerts at LSE (Shaw Library, Old Building) on term time Thursdays 1:05-2pm. Admission free but space limited.

Free Music in the foyers of the SOUTH BANK CENTRE. Tel 0844 847 9910.

Lunchtime Concerts at BISHOPSGATE INSTITUTE some Tuesdays 1:05 - 1:55. Admission free but space limited. Tel 020 7392 9200.

Musical Events at the NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY Fridays at 6:30pm. Admission free. Tel: 020 7306 0056.

LUNCHTIME JAZZ at the Cafe Opera in Croydon Clocktower Thursdays 12:15 - 2:15pm.

LUNCHTIME CONCERTS at Bromley parish church 1-1:50. Retiring collection. Refreshments served from 12:15. Tel 020 8464 5244.

LUNCHTIME RECITALS at St George's Beckenham Fridays 12:30-1. Tea & coffee served. Admission free.

SATURDAY CONCERTS at St George's Beckenham 11-11:45. Admission free.

ORGAN MUSIC at the Methodist Central Hall on 3rd Sunday at 3pm during 2017. Admission charge.

MUSICAL WEDNESDAYS at Fenton House March - October 2:30-3pm. Admission charge. Tel 020 7435 3471.

SONG IN THE CITY at St Botolph Bishopgate Hall on Mondays until 26 June 1:10-1:55. Admission free.

BAND CONCERT in Greenwich Park on 24 June 3-5pm. Free event.

BAND CONCERTS in Greenwich Park on Sundays 25 June - 27 August 3-5pm. Free event.

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EXHIBITIONS

VICTORIAN & EDWARDIAN BRITAIN at the National Portrait Gallery (Room 28) until December. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

BP PORTRAIT AWARD at the National Portrait Gallery (Wolfson Gallery) 22 June - 24 September. Admission free.

REPRODUCING FAME at the National Portrait Gallery (Room 24) until 31 July. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

COLLARS & RUFFS at the National Portrait Gallery (Room 3) until 16 July. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

SPEAK ITS NAME! at the National Portrait Gallery (Room 32) until 6 August. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

DOUBLE TAKE at the National Portrait Gallery (Room 33) until 3 September. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

LIFE, DEATH & MEMORY at the National Portrait Gallery (Room 16). Admission free.

WWI POETS at the National Portrait Gallery (Room 31). Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

BEFORE WE WERE MEN at the National Portrait Gallery (Room 39) until 24 September. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

PHOTOGRAPH HIGHLIGHTS at the National Portrait Gallery (Room 29) until 29 October. Admission free. Tel 020 7312 2463.

MICHAELANGELO & SEBASTIANO at the National Gallery until 25 June. Admission charge. Tel 020 7747 2885.

WEAVING MAGIC at the National Gallery until 28 August. Admission free. Tel 020 7747 2885.

QUEER BRITISH ART at Tate Britain until 1 October. Admission charge. Tel 020 7887 8888.

FAHRELNISSA ZEID at Tate Modern until 8 October. Admission charge. Tel 020 7887 8888.

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI at Tate Modern until 10 September. Admission charge. Tel 020 7887 8888.

AGE OF GIORGIONE at the Royal Academy. Admission charge. Tel 020 7300 8027.

SUMMER EXHIBITION at the Royal Academy until 20 August. Admission charge. Tel 020 7300 8027.

NEW ENGLISH ART CLUB at the Mall Galleries until 25 June. Admission charge. Tel 020 7930 6844.

WILDLIFE ARTIST at the Mall Galleries 27 June - 2 July. Admission free. Tel 020 7930 6844.

CANALETTO at the Queen's Gallery. Admission charge. Tel 0303 1237301.

GIACOMO BALLA at the Estorick Collection until 25 June. Admission charge.

THE VOICE OF NURSING at Royal College of Nursing until 22 December. Admission free. Tel 0345 337 3368.

NURSING, TRAUMA & WAR at Royal College of Nursing until 23 September. Admission free. Tel 0345 337 3368.

FALLING SHAWLS at South Bank Centre until 31 December. Admission free. Tel 020 7960 4200.

PERFUME at Somerset House 21 June - 17 September. Admission charge.

WILLIAM HENRY HUNT at the Courtauld Gallery 24 June - 17 September. Admission charge.

BLOOMSBURY ART & DESIGN at Courtauld Gallery until 24 September. Admission charge. Tel 020 7845 4600.

SOUNDS OF THE CITY at London Transport Mueum. Admission charge. Tel 020 7379 6344.

MARC QUINN at Sir John Soane's Museum until 23 September. Admission free.

LONDONERS at London Metropolitan Archives until 5 July. Admission free. Tel 020 7332 3851.

THE JAPANESE HOUSE at Barbican Art Gallery until 25 June. Admission charge. Tel 020 7638 4141.

INTO THE UNKNOWN at Barbican Centre until 1 September. Admission charge. Tel 020 7638 4141.

SCULPTURE IN THE CITY from 28 June. Free event.

ECHOES ACROSS THE CENTURY at Guildhall Art Gallery until 16 July. Admission free. Tel 020 7332 3700.

BOOKS & PUBLISHING at Guildhall Library. Admission free. Tel 020 7332 1869.

STATIONERS at Guildhall Library. Admission free. Tel 020 7332 1869.

DE VROOMEN at Goldsmiths' Hall until 26 July (Mon - Wed only). Admission free. Tel 020 7606 7010.

INDEPENDENCE at the Bank of England Museum. Admission free. Tel 020 7601 5545.

WOLFGANG WEILEDER at Canary Wharf until 7 July. Admission free.

ARCHAEOLOGY OF CROSSRAIL at the Museum of London Docklands until 3 September. Admission free. Tel 020 7001 9844.

CITY IN PHOTOS at Tower Bridge. Admission charge. Tel 020 7403 3781.

STAR WARS IDENTITIES at the O2 North Greenwich until 3 September. Admission charge. Tel 020 8463 2000.

WARTIME NURSERY at Rainham Hall. Admission charge. Tel 01708 525579.

QUEERED at Sutton House, Hackney until 17 December. Admission charge. Tel 020 8986 2264.

SEARCHING FOR GHOSTS at the Museum of Childhood until 21 Jan 2018. Admission free.

SEEN BUT NOT HEARD at the Museum of Childhood until 19 November. Admission free.

EDWIN DROOD at Charles Dickens Museum. Admission charge. Tel 020 7405 2127.

KEATS & SHAKESPEARE at Keats House, Hampstead. Admission charge. Tel 020 7332 3868.

THE VOICE OF NURSING at the Royal College of Nursing, Cavendish Square until 23 December. Admission free. Tel 0345 337 3368.

ELECRICITY at the Wellcome Collection until 25 June. Admission free. Tel 020 7611 2222.

CANADA PHOTOS at the British Library until 10 September. Admission free.

ARAB COMICS & CARTOONS at the British Library until 29 October. Admission free.

RUSSIAN REVOLUTION at the British Library until 29 August with associated events. Admission charge.

GAY UK at the British Library until 19 September with associated events. Admission free.

OPEN FOR DISCOVERY at the Crick Institute, Kings Cross until 28 October (Wed - Sat). Admission free.

BACKGROUNDS OF JAPAN at the House of Illustration, Kings Cross until 1 September. Admission charge.

PLACES OF THE MIND at the British Museum (Room 90) until 27 August. Admission free.

WHERE THE THUNDERBIRD LIVES at the British Museum (Room 91) until 27 August. Admission free.

HOKUSAI at the British Museum (Room 35) until 13 August. Admission charge.

JAPANESE WOODBLOCK at the British Museum (Room 3) until 16 July. Admission free.

LGBTQ HISTORIES at the British Museum (Room 69) until 15 October .Admission free.

THE INKING WOMAN at the Cartoon Museum until 24 July. Admission charge. Tel 020 7580 8155.

A HANDFUL OF DUST at the Whitechapel Gallery until 3 September. Admission free.

CATHEDRAL OF THE PINES at the Photographers' Gallery 23 June - 8 October. Admisison charge (free before noon).

BE MAGNIFICENT at William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow until 10 September. Admission free.

SUSAN GIBBONS at Riverside Gallery, Richmond until 24 June. Admission free. Tel 020 8831 6000.

3D COLLAGES at Riverside Gallery, Richmond 1 July - 5 August. Admission free. Tel 020 8831 6000.

JOSEPH HOOKER at Kew Gardens until 17 September. Admission charge.

BRITISH ARTISTS at Kew Gardens until 17 September. Admission charge.

RICHMOND OPEN STUDIOS at Stables Gallery, Twickenham until 2 July. Admission free. Tel 020 8831 6000.

ROBERT ADAM at Osterley Park & House until 1 October. Admission charge. Tel 020 8232 5050.

GRAYSON PERRY at Serpentine Sackler Gallery until 7 September. Admission free. Tel 020 7402 6075.

ROBOT ZOO at Horniman Museum until 29 October. Admission charge. Tel 020 8699 1872.

SARGEANT WATERCOLOURS at Dulwich Picture Gallery 21 June - 8 October. Admission charge.

ADRIAN BERG at Hall Place & Gardens until 3 September. Admission charge.

ARCHAEOLOGY OF CROSSRAIL at the Museum of London Docklands until 3 September. Admission free. Tel 020 7001 9844.

JUTLAND at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. Admission free. Tel 020 8858 4422.

ASTRONOMY PHOTOGRAPHER at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich until 25 June. Admission free.

ANNA SUI at the Fashion & Textile Museum, Bermondsey until 1 October. Admission charge. Tel 020 7407 8664.

DIANA'S FASHION STORY at Kensington Palace until 2019. Admission charge. Booking recommended.

CALIFORNIA at the Design Museum until 15 October. Admission charge. Tel 020 3862 5900.

WOUNDED at the Science Museum until January 2018.

WONDERLAB at the Science Museum. Admission charge.

ROBOTS at the Science Museum until 3 September. Admission charge.

WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER at the Natural History Museum until 10 September. Admission charge. Tel 020 7942 5000.

COLOUR & VISION at the Natural History Museum until 6 November. Admission charge. Tel 020 7942 5000.

PINK FLOYD at the V&A until 1 October. Admission charge. Tel 020 7942 2000.

WAR OF TERROR at the Imperial War Museum until 28 August. Admission free.

FIGHTING FOR PEACE at the Imperial War Museum until 28 August. Admission charge.

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VISITS

Free tours of the ROYAL ACADEMY Fine Rooms available at selected days/times. Tel 020 7300 8000.

Free Guided tours (45 mins) of SOMERSET HOUSE are available on selected dates (first come basis). Tel 020 7845 4600

GUIDED TOURS of the Royal Albert Hall on selected dates. Admission charge. Tel 020 7838 3105.

BARTS & SMITHFIELD Guided Tour Fridays at 2pm. Event charge. Tel 020 7837 0546.

WELLCOME COLLECTION Tours Daily at 11:30, 2:30 & 3:30. Free event. Tel 020 7611 2222.

RESTORED HISTORIC ALMSHOUSE at the Geffrye Museum open to view on selected days (various times). Admission charge (limited places). Tel 020 7739 9893.

CITY CHURCHES are generally open 11-3 as follows: Monday = St Martin Ludgate & St Mary Abchurch. Tuesday = St Dunstan in the West, St Botolph Aldgate & St Botolph Aldersgate (1:45-4). Wednesday = St Sepulchre Newgate, St Mary Aldermary, St Stephen Walbrook & St Magnus the Martyr (12-4). Thursdays = ,St James Garlickhythe, St Benet Paul's Wharf & St Mary at Hill. Friday = All Hallows London Wall, St Ethelburga Centre & St Andrew by the Wardrobe. Tel 020 7626 1555.

ST BRIDES FLEET STREET Guided Tours including charnel house most Tuesdays 3-4:30pm. Admission charge. Tel 020 7427 0133.

KIRKALDY TESTING MUSEUM Southwark Street is open on the first Sunday of the month 10-4. Admission charge.

STEAM TUG PORTWEY at South Quay is usually open to visitors on Wednesdays 2-9pm. Tel 01268 769 583.

WHITEWEBBS MUSEUM OF TRANSPORT Enfield open Tuesdays 10 - 4 + last Sundays. Admission charge. Tel 020 8367 1898.

CROYDON AIRPORT Purley Way first Sunday of the month 11-4. Donations welcomed. Tel 07932 081600.

The PAINTED HALL & CHAPEL of the Old Royal Naval College are free to visitors. Additionally the grounds are open 8am - 6pm daily.

WEST NORWOOD CEMETERY Tours on first Sunday of the month at 11am (Nov -Mch) or 2:30pm (Apl-Oct). Donation requested. Tel 020 8670 5456.

NUNHEAD CEMETERY Tours at 2:15 on last Sunday of each month from Linden Grove gates. Also special interest tours on selected Sundays. Donation welcomed. Tel: 020 8694 6079.

BROMPTON CEMETERY Tours every Sunday (May - August) & alternate Sundays (Sep - April) 2-4pm. Charge.

KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY tours every Sunday (March - Oct) 1st & 3rd Sundays (Nov - Feb) 2-4pm from the Anglican Chapel. Donation requested. Tel: 020 8969 0152.

MANSION HOUSE public tours most Tuesdays 2-3pm. Admission charge. Limited numbers. Tel 020 7397 9316.

ARCHIVE STUDIO at South Bank Centre Tuesdays & Wednesdays 10:30-1 & 2-4:30. Admission free.

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WALKS

WALK 4 LIFE website

LONDON WILDLIFE TRUST programme of walks available online.

CITY OF LONDON Green Spaces events. Tel 01372 279083.

CROYDON COUNCIL Free Guided Wildlife & Health Walks. Tel 020 8726 6900.

BROMLEY HEALTH WALKS (1.5 - 3 miles) Monday - Friday. Free event. Tel 020 8662 6684.

BECKENHAM PLACE PARK Friends walks open to all. Donation welcomed. See website for details. Tel 020 8325 8781.

LEWISHAM HEALTHY WALKS Monday - Saturday. Details and contacts on website.

BIRD WATCHING WALKS in Canons Park (from Donnefield entrance) first Sundays of October - June 10-12. Free event.

HISTORIC GREENWICH from TIC at 12:15 & 2:15 daily (90 mins). Charge. Tel 020 8858 6169.

LAMBETH LOCAL HISTORY FORUM free walks led by member societys (mostly Sundays). Programme online.

HAMPSTEAD on first Sunday of the month. Check website for details. Charge. Tel 020 8455 1025.

HERITAGE WALKS in Richmond and surrounding area (mostly weekends). Charge. Tel 020 8894 3678.

RICHMOND PARK WALKS organised by the Friends on first Saturday of the month 10-12. Starting points vary. Free event.

RICHMOND PARK including Isabella Plantation. Mostly free. Tel 020 8948 3209.

HISTORIC WALKS from Richmond Station to Ham House on 24/6, 2/7, 5/8 at 11am. Walk free - admission charge to Ham House. Tel 020 8940 1950.

GARDEN WALKS at Fulham Palace on selected dates at 2pm. Event charge. Tel 020 7736 3233.

See LINKS page for more suggestions

TALKS

A number of talks and discussion held at Tate Modern and Tate Britain will be webcast.

GRESHAM COLLEGE Lectures at 1pm or 6pm, generally at the Museum of London or Barnard's Inn Hall. See website for details. Transcripts and webcasts available online. Admission free. Tel 020 7831 0575.

COURTAULD GALLERY 15 minute lunchtime talks at 1:15. Included in admission. Tel 020 7848 2526.

GALLERY TALKS at the National Portrait Gallery on Tuesdays & Sundays at 3pm. Admission free. Tel 020 7306 0055.

LUNCHTIME LECTURES at the National Portrait Gallery (Ondaatje Wing Theatre) on alternate Thursdays at 1:15pm (doors 12:45). Admission charge. Tel 020 7306 0055.

Programme of talks at the V&A. Free & chargeable. Tel 020 7942 2211.

LUNCH HOUR LECTURES at UCL (Darwin Lecture Theatre) on selected Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:15-1:55. See website for topics. Admission free but space limited. Available online. Tel 020 3108 3839.

HISTORICAL TALKS at Harrow Museum on alternate Tuesdays. Admission charge. Tel 020 8861 2626.

HISTORY TALKS at the National Archives, Kew. See website for details. Free & chargeable. Available as podcasts after the event.

Beckenham & Bromley NT CENTRE TALKS at Bromley Civic Centre on second Wednesdays at 8pm. Admission charge. Tel 020 8650 8389.

Beckenham & Bromley NT CENTRE TALKS at Public Hall, Beckenham on selected Thursdays at 2:30pm. Admission charge. Tel 020 8650 8389.

CROYDON NATURAL HISTORY & SCIENTIFIC SOCIETY Talks, generally Mondays at East Croydon UR Church at 7:45pm. Donation requested.

PUBLIC LECTURES at LSE on selected evenings (generally 6:30-8pm). Admission free but space limited. Podcasts of some events available.

DOCKLANDS HISTORY GROUP at the Museum of London Docklands on first Wednesdays 6-8pm (not August). Admission charge.

Rotherhithe & Bermondsey LHS talks at the Old Mortuary, Rotherhithe from 7:15pm. See website for dates & topics. Admission charge.

BROMLEY BOROUGH LHS talks at Trinity UR Church, Bromley first Tuesdays 7:45pm. See website for topics. Small charge.

ARTISTS OF GREENWICH Lecture Series at the Queen's House on Thursdays 1 June - 6 July 11-12:30. Admission charge.

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