What's On in Islington

 
Grafton School Market Holloway Road
2-Oct-14 to 2-Oct-16

The Grafton School Market is also known as the Holloway Car Boot Sale and was listed by TimeOut in London's Best Car Boot Sales. Opening times are Saturday 8am-4pm & Sunday...

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Poppy & Pickles Nearly New Family Sale The Lift Centre Angel
2-Oct-14 to 2-Oct-16
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Check out our site for when the next sale is on. Poppy & Pickles is London's popular nearly new baby sale. Buy quality preloved baby & Kids Clothes. Sell your second hand baby...

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Planning to get pregnant soon? Queen Charlotte's and Chelsea hospital Central London
8-Jan-15 to 8-Jan-17
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Conceive is open to recruit healthy women planning to get pregnant in the near future. The study is trying to understand whether changes in maternal circulation in pregnancy is...

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Cubitt Gallery Angel
9-Jan-15 to 9-Jan-17

Cubitt Gallery is committed to showcasing emerging international contemporary visual arts practice. We aim to test models of curating; to take risks and challenge public and profe...

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Calthorpe Project Playscheme Calthorpe Project Kings Cross
18-Jan-15 to 27-Sep-15
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We are offering an OFSTED registered playscheme for children aged 8-14 years. Lots of safe, supervised activities and free play every day in our 1.2 acre community garden. Activ...

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Creative Kids Painting Workshop 24/8 Highgate
26-Jan-15 to 26-Jan-17
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Creative kids is a 2 hour workshop that runs twice a month on Sundays. This term we are doing around the world theme with our first painting workshop of the year Sunday February...

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24/8 Creative Kids 24/8 Highgate
26-Jan-15 to 26-Jan-17
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24/8 Creative Kids is a twice monthly workshop that teaches painting and mask making. The workshops are 2 hours long and in the painting workshops the children will paint two...

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Essential First Aid courses Central London
28-Jan-15 to 28-Jan-17

Keep Your Family Safe and Sound with Essential First Aid For 15 years, Safe and Sound has been providing paediatric first aid for parents and child carers across London. Their...

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Daylight Music Union Chapel Highbury
2-Feb-15 to 2-Feb-17
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Free lunchtime concerts! Daylight Music is a dazzling idea, presented by the Union Chapel and produced by Arctic Circle, to open up London's Best Live Music Venue to a shiny new...

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Plantastic! Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
14-Feb-15 to 1-Nov-15
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Explore the wonderful world of plants on a massive scale. From super seed pods and exploding cucumbers to sun-seeking flowers and a huge crawl-through root system, Plantastic's...

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Groove Baby St Peter's De Beauvoir Islington
2-Mar-15 to 2-Mar-17
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GROOVE BABY Grown-up concerts your baby can GROOVE to. Share the experience of professional live music with your little one(s) in a relaxed and child-friendly environment. Shout...

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Bach to Baby Concert in Islington Highbury Christ Church Islington
24-Mar-15 to 24-Mar-20
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Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you...

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Bach to Baby Concert in Islington Barnsbury St. Andrew's Church Islington
24-Mar-15 to 24-Mar-20
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Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you...

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Community Gardening Days 2015 Arlington Square Islington
25-Mar-15 to 25-Mar-20

Join us for our 2015 Community Gardening Days in Arlington Square. Over the last four years our gardening volunteers have transformed Arlington Square into a green oasis that is...

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Bach to Baby Family Concert in Highgate Lauderdale House Highgate
30-Mar-15 to 24-Feb-17
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Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers. Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you...

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Comedy Club 4 Kids artsdepot Borough wide
9-Apr-15 to 9-Apr-20
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Like the name says, it's a comedy club for kids! With a different line up every time, this is cracking entertainment for everyone over the age of six, starring the best comedian...

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Tree Climbing Alexandra Palace North London
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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When was the last time you climbed a tree for fun? Come and join the great big fun, adventure and discovery in Ally Pally park. COME AND EXPERIENCE THE EXHILARATION OF RECREATION...

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Heatwave summer fun Islington
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Summer starts here! The summer holidays are fast approaching, and there will be plenty of activities for children and young people to enjoy in Islington – and many activities are...

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Young Actors Theatre Summer School Young Actors Theatre Angel
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

An exciting summer of performing arts courses at Young Actors Theatre open to all. Junior workshops ages 6 - 11 and senior workshops ages 12 - 18. Courses this summer include...

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Touch Typing Sunbury on Thames Further afield
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Touch Typing Courses. Ideal for Dyspaxic, Dyslexic and other special needs. 12th Year

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Herbal Walk & Workshop Queens Wood Cafe Highgate
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Join us for our monthly herb walk. This month we are focusing on the medicinal Elder tree. We will be taking a herb walk around Queens Wood, looking at seasonal herbs and discussi...

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Digital Workshops Ages 7+ British Museum Central London
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Free digital workshops every weekend See website for more information

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Family Workshops Somerset House Central London
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Join us for regular weekend family workshops, where we invite families to be creative and learn together, alongside artists, illustrators and designers. Explore Somerset House and...

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Early Years Drop In Calthorpe Project Kings Cross
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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MONDAY – 10.30 – 3pm – Gardening & the environment 11-1 Little Green Fingers enables children to dig in their own garden growing vegetables to eat. All sorts of indoor activities...

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Archaeological detectives Museum of London Barbican
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

What's hidden beneath your feet? Come and explore at the world's largest archaeological archive in our family sessions. All events take place at the Museum of London Archaeologi...

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Fencing Club Hornsey Vale Community Centre, North London
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Why chose fencing? Because it's great fun and it is a great metaphor for how you interact within your job role/title and personally because; Fencing mirrors how you behave. How...

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Denim Divas Thrifty Couture Workshop Angel
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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Love your jeans but they've seen better days? Then bring them to Thrifty Couture and in 2 hours we'll help you revive those denims with a little love and lots of easy techniques,...

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FREE Children's Theatre Workshops Platform, Hornsey Road Islington
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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FREE THEATRE WORKSHOPS FOR AGES 5 - 7 ANGEL SHED THEATRE COMPANY MONDAYS 5 - 6PM PLATFORM, HORNSEY ROAD Angel Shed's vision is that every child, regardless of disability, income...

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Children's Events at the Museum Islington Museum Islington
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Although free, please book by phone or email. We offer a friendly and warm environment for everyone to enjoy and explore the history of Islington. We have a Victorian dressing...

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Hands on Family Workshops Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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Touch real museum objects in these popular themed sessions for families. See website for each week's theme

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Discovery for All Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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Come and visit our Hands On Base and explore its thousands of real objects from around the world with our Explainers.

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Pain Management and NLP Workshop Integrated Body Dynamics Finsbury Park
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

The workshop is a regular practice group that shows you how to use the energy of your own body-mind connection to help with symptoms and your emotional well-being. Techniques used...

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LSO Discovery Family Concert Barbican Centre Barbican
1 review 21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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7-12 year olds. We also provide a creche for younger siblings. Once a term, three times a year, the LSO presents a Family Concert in the Barbican Hall, featuring the full London...

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Calthorpe Weekend Playscheme Calthorpe Project Kings Cross
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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We deliver a weekend programme of environmental activities that give local children and young people a chance to develop an understanding and appreciation of the natural environm...

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Community Gardening Days 2015 Arlington Square Islington
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Come along, meet your neighbours and do some work on the beautiful Arlington Square. Community Gardening Days (10am in Arlington Square) Saturday 9 May Saturday 6 June Saturday...

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Under 5's Group Museum of London Archaeological Archive Angel
1 review 21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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Learn, play and explore together in our weekly sessions and holiday events especially for our younger audience and their carers. All activities are FREE! For further information...

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Baby Talk, Encouraging Language Borough wide
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Talking to babies can increase their intelligence. Developing a baby's language is all about quality and quantity as well as non verbal communication. Using everyday routines or...

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Art Anytime at Ceramic Circle Ceramic Circle Borough wide
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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Pop into our lovely new ceramic painting studio to paint a ceramic of your choice. We'll help you create a unique gift or personal treasure (Great for Fathers Day gift ideas!)...

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Geffrye Explorers The Geffrye Museum East London
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Discover more about the Geffrye with these free activities for families. Available during school holidays and every Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Quiz Desk The quiz desk is...

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Museum of London Museum of London Barbican
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

Experience an unforgettable journey through the capital's turbulent past from prehistoric times to the present day. At both the Museum of London and the Museum of London Dockland...

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Afternoon Tea at the Royal Albert Hall Verdi - Italian Kitchen Central London
21-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20
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A top quality quintessentially British afternoon tea served in the iconic location of the Royal Albert Hall, offering delicious sweet treats with a musical theme, finger sandwiche...

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'Islington Proms' 2015 St James Church Islington
25-Apr-15 to 21-Apr-20

The 2015 season runs from 25th April onwards. The Proms take particular pride in showcasing the young talent. Several of the recitals in this year's Proms season feature some of...

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The Parent-Child Relationship Spa The London Art House Islington
28-Apr-15 to 28-Apr-20
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In each 90 minute session you will experience different forms of relational play and fun communication tasks. Our activities are designed to support you to have the most lovely...

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Back to Netball Highbury Fields Netball Courts Islington
20-May-15 to 5-Aug-15

Back to Netball sessions provide women of all ages with a gentle re-introduction to the sport. Run by passionate and enthusiastic coaches, sessions cover the basics of the game...

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The Access to Sports Project At various venues Borough wide
23-May-15 to 1-Feb-20
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Half term, Easter and summer holiday sports camps are held across the borough covering athletics, basketball, tennis, football, table tennis, girls-only multi-sports and football,...

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Free half term events for families Museum of London Barbican
23-May-15 to 10-Jan-16

If you're looking for something fun and free for all the family then come along to the Museum of London for a great day out that everyone can enjoy, from under 5s to over 60s! Ha...

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Emirates Stadium Tours Finsbury Park
23-May-15 to 1-Feb-20

Looking to entertain your football fan this half term holiday... look no further: Self-Guided Audio Tour Let a host of Arsenal stars share their match-day experiences with you as...

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Half Term Fun in Central London Central London
23-May-15 to 30-Jun-16

Heading into town during half term? Then check out Mumsnet Westminster for some of the great events that are taking place: http://local.mumsnet.com/city-of-westminster/half-term...

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Holiday Day Camp Mill Hill School Further afield
23-May-15 to 1-Feb-20

When it comes to creating the ultimate holiday adventure, at Camp Beaumont we always pack a lot in. With so much on offer, a variety of activities and countless new experiences to...

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A little hidden treasure in town Barbican Centre Barbican
23-May-15 to 21-Jan-16

'There's a little hidden treasure in the heart of the Barbican' Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London and explore our hidden tropical oasis in the heart of the city....

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Geffrye Explorers The Geffrye Museum East London
23-May-15 to 1-Feb-20

Discover more about the Geffrye with these free activities for families. Available during school holidays and every Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Quiz Desk The quiz desk is...

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Viewfinding Tate Modern Central London
23-May-15 to 13-Feb-16

Change the way you look at the Tate by carrying your very own set of filters through the gallery! Create your own colour combinations, ‘edit' a painting or distort the architectu...

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Comedy Club 4 Kids at Udderbelly Udderbelly at Southbank Centre Borough wide
24-May-15 to 19-Jul-15

"Comedy Club 4 Kids has stand-up from grown-up, high-quality acts like John Robins, Stu Goldsmith and Nish Kumar, who perform their usual sets, just without the swearing or rude...

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Clowning Around & Pitch to Rich Competition Chiswick House and Gardens Further afield
2-Jun-15 to 2-Jun-20

*Muddy Puddles has been nominated in Pitch to Rich Top 10 & need your votes! It can help us throw lots more free events for families & you can win £10k cash prize if you vote!To...

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Back to Netball Hungerford Primary School Islington
3-Jun-15 to 22-Jul-15

Back to Netball sessions provide women of all ages with a gentle re-introduction to the sport. Run by passionate and enthusiastic coaches, sessions cover the basics of the game...

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Parkside Farm Pick Your Own Fruit & Veg North London
5-Jun-15 to 27-Oct-17

June to October c40 minutes by car from central Islington. We grow nearly 20 different fruits and vegetables which are grown exclusively for Pick-Your-Own between June and Octob...

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Ian Hamilton Finlay | 1789 1794 Victoria Miro Islington
10-Jun-15 to 31-Jul-15

Victoria Miro is delighted to present an exhibition of the work of Ian Hamilton Finlay (1925-2006) marking the 90th anniversary of the artist's birth. A philosopher, sculptor,...

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Conrad Shawcross Victoria Miro Islington
10-Jun-15 to 31-Jul-15

Victoria Miro will present an exhibition of new sculptures in steel and cast bronze by Conrad Shawcross this summer. Considered "maquettes" - some for realised commissions, and...

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Geffrye Explorers The Geffrye Museum East London
14-Jun-15 to 9-Jan-16

Discover more about the Geffrye with these free activities for families. Available during school holidays and every Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Quiz Desk The quiz desk is...

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The Gallery Craft Central Angel
15-Jun-15 to 15-Jun-20

Innovative craft and design exhibitions On Show events and exhibitions promote cutting edge craft and design and encourage innovation. Craft Central takes time to understand maker...

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The Gallery Craft Central Angel
15-Jun-15 to 15-Jun-20

CRAFT IT YOURSELF Satisfy your crafty urges... Get making! Our enjoyable CIY: Craft It Yourself workshops offer the chance for anyone to take part in craft and design. Learn from...

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Lino Mannocci Shaping the Image The Estorick Collection Islington
17-Jun-15 to 19-Jul-15
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Renowned artist Lino Mannocci presents a number of new works created in response to the masterpieces that form the Estorick Collection. Having selected a number of postcards...

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Spin&See Filmmaking Workshop Everyman Hampstead Cinema Islington
21-Jun-15 to 26-Jul-15
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Calling all young film lovers! Everyman and Film London are bringing you Spin&See: Sunday morning screenings of international award winning animated shorts followed by animation...

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Spin&See Screening Everyman Hampstead Cinema Islington
21-Jun-15 to 26-Jul-15
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Calling all young film lovers! Everyman and Film London are bringing you Spin&See: Sunday morning screenings of international award winning animated shorts followed by animation...

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City of London Festival Central London
22-Jun-15 to 10-Jul-15

For three weeks each midsummer, the Festival animates the unique buildings and outdoor spaces of the City with an extensive artistic programme ranging across many kinds of music,...

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Evening bat watches - 2015 Highgate Wood Highgate
25-Jun-15 to 2-Mar-17

Book VERY early to avoid disappointment. Bat watch groups are limited to 25 people, and need to be booked well in advance, due to popularity. Evening groups meet in the woods,...

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Islington Boat Club Islington
29-Jun-15 to 29-Jun-20
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Sailing, Kayaking, Mountain biking... Close to the Angel tube on City Road Basin, off the Regents canal. IBC is a water based activity center, providing BCU and RYA training...

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Marie Curie Islington Borough wide
2-Jul-15 to 2-Jul-20

Thinking about volunteering ... but not sure how much time you can give? Marie Curie Islington volunteers are looking for people to join their fundraising group. We welcome every...

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A little hidden treasure in town Barbican Centre Barbican
5-Jul-15 to 21-Jan-16

'There's a little hidden treasure in the heart of the Barbican' Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London and explore our hidden tropical oasis in the heart of the city....

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Summer Messy Play Islington Museum Angel
6-Jul-15 to 7-Jul-15

Explore summer through all the senses with this messy play. Hear stories about summer, experiment with our flavoured play dough and explore our real and edible paints as you print...

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Monkey The Little Angel Theatre Islington
7-Jul-15 to 12-Jul-15

Tuesday 7–Friday 10 & Sunday 12 July The comic adventures of a fantastical superhero. A new version by Michael Rosen. Inspired by the classic Chinese epic story. A puppet show...

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SuperMonkey The Little Angel Theatre Islington
7-Jul-15 to 12-Jul-15

Tuesday 7–Friday 10 & Sunday 12 July Puppets with music, songs and funny poems by Michael Rosen about SuperMonkey…the monkey who is not scarred of anything, can ride on a cloud...

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Musical Storytelling for under-5s LSO St Luke's Old Street
10-Jul-15
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An interactive concert for mini musicmakers! LSO musicians retell a popular children's story through music, offering younger children a chance to experience a live performance in...

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Inside Out: Sing Along Band Front Lawn of LSO St Luke's Old Street
10-Jul-15
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Following the LSO Discovery: Musical Storytelling for under-5s, The Sing-Along Band will be performing a singing session for children and their families on the front lawn of St...

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26th anniversary nationwide open day finsbury park day nursery & pre-school Islington
11-Jul-15

If you are looking for superior quality childcare in your area, come along to our open day this June and find out more about Asquith Nurseries. Come along to our annual garden...

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Free Summer events for families Museum of London Barbican
12-Jul-15 to 10-Jan-16

If you're looking for something fun and free for all the family then come along to the Museum of London for a great day out that everyone can enjoy, from under 5s to over 60s! Ha...

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Red Bull Soapbox Race Alexandra Palace North London
12-Jul-15

Red Bull Soapbox Race is an international event in which amateur drivers race homemade soapbox vehicles. Each hand-made machine is fuelled by nothing but sheer courage, the force...

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Red Bull Soapbox Race Alexandra Palace North London
12-Jul-15

Red Bull Soapbox Race is an international event in which amateur drivers race homemade soapbox vehicles. Each hand-made machine is fuelled by nothing but sheer courage, the force...

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Holiday Day Camp Mill Hill School Further afield
13-Jul-15 to 31-Aug-16

When it comes to creating the ultimate holiday adventure, at Camp Beaumont we always pack a lot in. With so much on offer, a variety of activities and countless new experiences to...

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Sports Holiday Camps Hampstead Highgate
13-Jul-15 to 31-Aug-17

School holiday camps at the BEST VENUES with the BEST TEACHERS... The Academies are running the school holiday camps at University College School for 3-17 year olds. 3-5's: Tin...

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Charina Oeser 50 years painting Lauderdale House Highgate
15-Jul-15 to 2-Aug-15

Work collected from a lifetime of painting. Work from Australia, Greece, Britain and her travels in oils and watercolours. In tandem with her painting Charina is a full time potte...

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Little Frankenstein The Little Angel Theatre Islington
17-Jul-15 to 18-Jul-15

Semi famous puppeteer Frank Stein is busy rehearsing his new show “George the Dragon Slayer” but he's finding it really difficult with his badly made puppets! He'll never be famou...

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Walthamstow Garden Party Lloyd Park Further afield
18-Jul-15 to 19-Jul-15

GET TOGETHER TO ENJOY ANOTHER BRILLIANT YEAR IN WALTHAM FOREST - (behind the William Morris Gallery). Get together in Walthamstow's Lloyd Park for a lively weekend of music,...

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Whitecross Street Party Old Street
18-Jul-15

Save the date this years Whitecross Street Party - Saturday 18th July 12-6pm - plus a six week street art exhibition! This year, our brilliant family-friendly event, is for one...

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Something Happening for Kids The Place North London
18-Jul-15
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A fun day discovering different kinds of dance for families. For one day each summer The Place is filled to the brim with brilliant shows and activities for children aged 0 -...

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Twelfth Night Freightliners Farm Holloway
19-Jul-15
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Open air performance by the Principal Theatre Company of their sensational new version of Shakespeare's classic 'Twelfth Night'. Quotes from reviews of last year's production of...

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Touch Typing Courses Sunbury Manor School Borough wide
21-Jul-15 to 21-Aug-15

Touch Typing Courses for all the family. Four mornings. Ideal Dyslexic and other special needs.

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Summer Holiday Events Islington's 10 Libraries Islington
22-Jul-15 to 27-Aug-15
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We have 40 events in our libraries this summer. Meet Safari Pete and his fantastic animals - snakes, spiders, meerkats, owls... as part of Summer Reading Challenge theme of "recor...

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Wash Day Messy Play Islington Museum Angel
23-Jul-15

Join us for wash day. Hear our wash day stories and look at old fashioned wash tools. Be curious with our assortment of brushes, pans and buckets. Play with water and bubbles,...

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Wash Day Messy Play Islington Museum Angel
23-Jul-15

Join us for wash day. Hear our wash day stories and look at old fashioned wash tools. Be curious with our assortment of brushes, pans and buckets. Play with water and bubbles,...

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Bach to Baby Concert in Stoke Newington St. Mary's New Church East London
23-Jul-15
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Programme: Small Islands Featuring: Miaomiao Yu, piano Doors open 30 mins prior to the concert, giving you time to ditch the buggy, grab a Monmouth coffee and catch up with frien...

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The 3 Little Pigs artsdepot North London
24-Jul-15 to 26-Jul-15
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He can huff and puff, but will the Big Bad Wolf get the better of the three little superstar piglets in this brand new retelling of the classic story? Simon Webbe (Blue, Strictly...

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Summer Courses - literacy, numeracy and drama Limespring School North London
27-Jul-15 to 28-Aug-15

We are a special needs school for dyslexic and dyspraxic children and run booster courses over the summer. The courses boost confidence and fill in gaps in very small specialist...

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A.T.E Superweeks various - free accompanied travel from London Borough wide
27-Jul-15 to 27-Aug-15

Fun, games, laughter, secret missions, sneaking in the woods, adventures and expeditions, a day trip, games you've never heard of before, parties and feasts and evenings of fun,...

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The Creative Dimension Project The Prince's School of Traditional Arts Central London
27-Jul-15 to 31-Jul-15
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The Creative Dimension has been launched by Penny Bendall to nurture young students' hands-on craft skills through courses led by professional craftsmen, keen to help the next...

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Alfie White Space Explorer artsdepot North London
29-Jul-15
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Alfie White is crazy about space. And his dad is training to be the first man on the moon. At least that's what Alfie tells his schoolmates. In fact, Alfie's dad has disappeared...

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Watery Wonderland Islington Museum Islington
30-Jul-15

Come and explore the importance of water in Islington. Get to know our Spas, pools, rivers and canals through messy crafts and sensory activities! Workshops will have an array of...

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Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club Hampstead Heath North London
1-Aug-15 to 13-Sep-15

The Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club is open to children eight-12 years old. Join us one Sunday per month and during the school holidays to learn about wildlife, outdoor games, bush...

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Almeida Theatre Family Day Almeida Theatre Angel
2-Aug-15
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The Almeida Theatre takes over Almeida Street for a fun-filled day of Greek-inspired family activities including storytelling workshops, arts and crafts, food and more. Specialisi...

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Watery Wednesdays - Activity Days London Canal Museum Kings Cross
5-Aug-15 to 26-Aug-15
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5th, 12th, 19th, 26th August. Activity Days: Bringing the canals to life. Come and have a go at some wildlife craft activities, take a ride on a boat and look for birds. Children...

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Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club Hampstead Heath North London
5-Aug-15 to 26-Aug-15

The Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club is open to children eight-12 years old. Join us one Sunday per month and during the school holidays to learn about wildlife, outdoor games, bush...

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Watery Wednesdays - Activity Days London Canal Museum Kings Cross
5-Aug-15 to 26-Aug-15
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Childrens' activity days involve a range of fun learning activities for children aged 6 - 12. The activities vary but always include the opportunity for a short boat trip on the...

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Mums and Kids Back to Netball Highbury Fields Islington
5-Aug-15

Bring your kids along to a Wednesday morning Back to Netball session. Fun for all ages, some games and netball skills.

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English Touring Opera: Waxwings Kings Place Kings Cross
6-Aug-15 to 7-Aug-15

Waxwings is a joyfully multi-sensory, interactive opera for children aged 3–8 and their families. The story is about a boy called Olly and his sister Cilla, on their way to the...

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Multi-Sport & Dance Summer Camp, Islington St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Highgate Highgate
10-Aug-15 to 28-Aug-15

Premier Sport Multi-Sport & Dance Summer Camp. 10th - 14th, 17th - 21st, 24th - 28th August. Weekdays, 9.00am-3.30pm (Early drop off and late pick up available) £19.95 per day B...

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Archaeology Antics Islington Museum Islington
10-Aug-15 to 14-Aug-15

Come and find out how people lived in Islington 2000 years ago! What did our ancestors eat? Where did they live? What did they wear? What were their jobs? Discover the answers to...

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Birds of Bray (birds of prey display) - 2015 Highgate
12-Aug-15

Birds of Bray (birds of prey display) Birds of Bray are a couple who have been taking care of hand-reared rescue birds of prey for most of their lives. They have an amazing collec...

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MAD SCIENCE SUMMER CAMPS!!! Brookfield Primary School Highgate
17-Aug-15 to 28-Aug-15

ATTENTION! MAD SCIENCE SUMMER CAMPS RETURN 27TH JULY - 28TH AUGUST!! If you're looking for fun, hands-on and educational activities for your children this summer then look no...

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Watery Wonderland Islington Museum Islington
20-Aug-15

Come and explore the importance of water in Islington. Get to know our Spas, pools, rivers and canals through messy crafts and sensory activities! Workshops will have an array of...

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THE FLOATING CINEMA 2015: EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL Borough wide
20-Aug-15 to 20-Sep-15

An extraordinary film and events programme across the waterways of London exploring life beyond Earth; where science meets art through film, literature, visual arts, music and...

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Summer Storytelling Islington Museum Angel
27-Aug-15

Come with us on an interactive, sensory adventure exploring all the sounds and smells of summer. Then create your own summery craft to take home.

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MONKEY DO - 2015 Highgate
5-Sep-15 to 6-Sep-15

FREE: Fantastic climbing nets set up in the trees behind the information hut. Arrive early to avoid disappointment, as once too crowded, there can be a queue to get on to the...

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MONKEY DO - 2015 Highgate
5-Sep-15 to 6-Sep-15

FREE: Fantastic climbing nets set up in the trees behind the information hut. Arrive early to avoid disappointment, as once too crowded, there can be a queue to get on to the...

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Angel Canal Festival Angel
6-Sep-15

‘This annual one-day festival is based around the City Road Lock, Basin and towpath alongside the Regents Canal, also local streets and a park, in Islington, North London. Attract...

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HIGHGATE WOODS COMMUNITY DAY 2015 Highgate
6-Sep-15

Fun for ALL The Family! Woodland Crafts, A Dog show, craft design stalls, local exhibitions and a whole lot more! Come along and Enjoy!

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Pinocchio Lyric Hammersmith Borough wide
12-Sep-15
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Pinocchio comes to life on stage in a retelling of the classic tale with puppetry, illusion and specially composed music. A story with a big heart. AN INDEFINITE ARTICLES PRODUCT...

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Ghosts of Geffrye Past The Geffrye Museum East London
25-Oct-15 to 8-Jan-17

Ghosts of Geffrye Past - for ages 5 and over 10.30am - 12.30pm and 2 - 4pm (24 places available) Make spooky hats, have your face painted and make treats all inspired by past...

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Meet Santa at ZSL London Zoo London Zoo Central London
5-Nov-15 to 5-Nov-16
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Experience the magic of Christmas this year at ZSL London Zoo! Children and their families can Meet Santa in the fairy-tale setting of his grotto and enjoy a day fun packed with...

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LSO Discovery Family Concert: Wonderland Barbican Hall Barbican
1 review 8-Nov-15
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The LSO presents a Family Concert on the theme of Alice in Wonderland in the Barbican Hall, featuring the full London Symphony Orchestra. Full schedule of events to be announced....

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Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair Business Design Centre Islington
8-Nov-15 to 8-Jan-17

Christmas may be the last thing on your mind but we're already putting together a fantastic celebration of British craft. Join us at the Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair in...

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Skate at Somerset House The Strand Central London
11-Nov-15 to 31-Dec-17

Celebrate the festive season in style at London's most beautiful ice rink. Skate at Somerset House with Fortnum & Mason offers a host of seasonal experiences on and off the ice....

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Billy the Kid Panto Rosemary Branch Theatre & Pub Islington
28-Nov-15 to 10-Jan-17

Mosey on down to The Rosey B Ranch for Charles Court's eighth rip snortin', whip crackin', bar brawlin' panto - a legendary part of North London's Christmas, known throughout the...

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A Christmas Carol Puppet Theatre Barge North London
29-Nov-15 to 11-Jan-17

Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean, tight-fisted old man. He hates everyone and everything, except of course his money. But one Christmas the past comes back to haunt him, and...

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CHRISTMAS AT KENWOOD Kenwood House North London
1-Dec-15 to 31-Dec-16

12pm - 4pm Celebrate the magic of Christmas with free family fun at Kenwood. Our hands on make and take activities will get all ages in the festive mood. All of the activities...

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SOUTHBANK CENTRE WINTER FESTIVAL Southbank Central London
5-Dec-15 to 11-Jan-17

The Winter Festival with NatWest is back and we are transforming Southbank Centre for the festive season. Alongside the market, get lost in the Christmas Tree Maze or jump aboar...

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WINTER FESTIVAL 2014 Spitalfields East London
5-Dec-15 to 8-Jan-17

The end of the year is an exciting time in Spitalfields, so we'd like you to join us for a musical celebration featuring baroque and renaissance masterpieces, new and unexpected...

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LS-Ho ho ho! Barbican Centre Barbican
5-Dec-15 to 9-Jan-17
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Make your Christmas more musical and join the LSO Brass Ensemble and the massed voices of the London Symphony Chorus, LSO Youth and Community Choirs in this festive performance...

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THE SHOREDITCH CHRISTMAS CRAFTS MARKET Old Street
5-Dec-15 to 8-Jan-17

Every Friday & Saturday 12-5pm Local, handmade and beautifully designed…support local traders and designers this Christmas!! The Shoreditch Christmas Crafts Market is about fusin...

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Almost, Maine by John Cariani The Park Theatre Finsbury Park
8-Dec-15 to 8-Dec-16
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Go People in association with Park Theatre present the UK Premiere of Almost, Maine by John Cariani. Having been produced by over 2000 companies around the USA it is one of the...

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LSO Discovery Family Concert Barbican Hall Barbican
7-Feb-16
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The LSO presents a Family Concert in the Barbican Hall, featuring the full London Symphony Orchestra. Full schedule of events to be announced. Suitable for 7- to 12-year-olds.

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Easter Egg Trail Sutton House & Breaker's Yard East London
19-Mar-16 to 1-Apr-17

Bring Cadbury magic to your family by joining in at one of our Easter Egg Trails! Follow the clues, answer the questions and complete the challenges to find your way to a prize...

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The White Rabbit Easter Eggstravaganza Capel Manor Gardens North London
19-Mar-16 to 1-Apr-17

Don't be late and miss the chance to enjoy a truly magical day out this Easter. Join Noah's Ark Children's Hospice's “White Rabbit's Easter EGGstravaganza” as it celebrates the...

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UDDERBELLY FESTIVAL 2016 Embankment Central London
9-Apr-16 to 19-Jun-16

Udderbelly presents another moo-vellous programme of rib-tickling comedy, sensational circus and charming children's shows as well as one of London's largest outdoor bars.

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LSO Discovery Family Concert Barbican Hall Barbican
12-Jun-16
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The LSO presents a Family Concert in the Barbican Hall, featuring the full London Symphony Orchestra. Full schedule of events to be announced. Suitable for 7- to 12-year-olds.

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Cally Festival 2016 Caledonian Road
14-Jun-16

The Cally Festival is back! Revelers can expect the usual music, dancing, arts, sports, activities and street market. Caledonian Road is one of London's most vibrant neighbourh...

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