Sport in London April 2017

Sport in London in April

Our guide to sport in London during April 2017.

Childrens event in London at Wembley Stadium

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Wembley Stadium Join a Wembley Stadium Tour and see the changing rooms, the pitch, and climb up to the Royal Box and lift the FA Cup.
Sport in London at Lord’s

 

Lord’s Cricket fans will love having a look around the home of cricket, with this tour of Lord's Cricket Ground and the MCC Museum.
 
Childrens event in London at Arsenal at Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium

 

Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium Walk in the footsteps of your Arsenal heroes on a guided tour of the Emirates Stadium, the pitch, and the Arsenal Museum.
Childrens event in London at Chelsea at Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge

Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge Walk in the footballing footsteps of your Chelsea heroes on a guided tour of Stamford Bridge and the Chelsea Museum.
 
Childrens event in London at Hackney Marshes

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Hackney Marshes Hackney Marshes is the home of Sunday league football, with over 70 matches played between dozens of amateur teams.
Sport in London at River Thames

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River Thames The University Boat Race is a popular date in London's calendar - Cambridge have the lead over Oxford with 82 wins to 79.
 
Childrens event in London at Harlem Globetrotters at SSE Arena Wembley

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SSE Arena Wembley American basketball legends Harlem Globetrotters are back in London to show off their basketball skills at the SSE Arena.
Childrens event in London at Harlem Globetrotters at O2 Arena

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O2 Arena The world famous Harlem Globetrotters are back in London at The O2 to show off their basketball skills.
 
Sport in London at The Mall

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The Mall The London Marathon is one of the premier marathons in athletics, twenty six miles from Greenwich to Buckingham Palace.

That’s all the sports events, but there are lots more outdoor events in London during April including:

41-gun salute to mark the Queen’s 91st birthdayApril 2017You can hear the King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery fire a 41-gun salute in Hyde Park to mark the Queen’s 91st birthday.

Hire a pedal boat on the Serpentine lakeApril 2017Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.

Hire a deckchair in one of London’s parksApril 2017Have a nice, relaxing sit-down and doing a bit of people-watching in one of London’s Royal parks, by hiring out a deckchair.

See London’s skyline from Parliament HillApril 2017Enjoy London’s skyline from the top of Parliament Hill, which takes in the Gherkin, London Eye, St Paul’s and Canary Wharf.

Enjoy the view from Primrose HillApril 2017Primrose Hill is a lot higher than it looks, and boasts one of the finest views of the London skyline from anywhere in the city.

Guided tour of Highgate CemeteryApril 2017Have a guided tour around Highgate Cemetery, and enjoy one of the most atmospheric and historic cemeteries in London.

Russian Art after the Revolution, 1917-1932April 2017The Royal Academy will be exploring Russian art made after the Russian Revolution, and before Stalin’s clampdown in 1932.

Rick ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ AstleyApril 201780s pop star Rick ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ Astley will be coming to the Royal Albert Hall for one night in April.

Modernist Photography from Elton John’s CollectionApril 2017The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of Modernist Photography, drawn from Elton John’s private collection.

 
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