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Happy Bubble [17th January]

Happy New Year readers! If you’re based in Central London, lift your spirits on 17th January in Action Aid’s free happy bubbles incorporating space hoppers, massages, smoothies, porridge, cupcakes, fresh grass, soothing sounds, comfort food…they’ll be broadcasting Notes from the Universe on giant screens. Why? To help end poverty, together!How? Increased awareness! When? January 17th, 7am – [...]

Feeding the 5,000

              On Wednesday 16th December, Trafalgar Square will host a free feast of biblical proportions: a modern day Feeding the 5000. From 12-2pm, a partnership of campaigners, charities and prominent supporters will serve lunch to 5000 members of the public to highlight the problem of food waste, and the [...]

An evening of sex and science [Wed 28 October]

            Wednesday 28 October, 18.45-22.00 (free entry) Science Museum Lates, held once a month provides the opportunity to explore the museum’s most popular exhibitions away from children. The museum is packed with over 50 interactive exhibits and each Lates has a varied programme of entertainment. This month Lates is talking about sex! Get [...]

London Design Festival – Pop Up Letterpress Studio [22-27 Sept 2009]

      It’s London DesignFestival time from 19th to 27th September. One example of the many events happening: Cockpit Arts will re-create a live designer-maker studio to be viewed by the public in the Newburgh Quarter, Carnaby. The ‘Maker Difference – Pop-up Letterpress Studio’ will be a theatrical spectacle – revealing to passers by how designer-makers [...]

Inner Space

          Some years ago, I remember thinking: wouldn’t it be good if we had more nice cafes where weary urban folk could take a break in comfortable, quiet surroundings, particularly in the bustling West End. Then along came Starbucks, who certainly had my vision of nice comfy armchairs, but it’s not really [...]


        Watch 1000+ films and TV programmes from the BFI National Archive at the click of a mouse…Free! The Mediatheque at BFI Southbank is a digital jukebox featuring many of the best, the rarest and the most extraordinary titles from the BFI National Archive. http://www.bfi.org.uk/whatson/bfi_southbank/mediatheque/

Wellcome Collection

    A free destination for the incurably curious, Wellcome Collection is a unique mix of galleries, events, and meeting, reading and eating places where you can consider what it means to be human. I got a real kick out of seeing Napoleon’s toothbrush for some reason!   http://www.wellcomecollection.org/index.htm