Talks in London December 2016

Talks in London in December

Our guide to talks in London during December 2016.

Talk in London at Speakers’ Corner


Speakers’ Corner Listen to a speech at Speakers' Corner, where the public can discuss whatever they like -- all in the name of free speech.
Talk in London at Houses of Parliament


to Houses of Parliament Visitors can enter the Houses of Parliament for free, and watch MPs debating in the House of Lords and House of Commons.
Talk in London at Houses of Parliament


to Houses of Parliament You can watch the Prime Minister get grilled by the House of Commons every Wednesday, at Prime Minister's Questions.
Talk in London at Guildhall


Guildhall Attend a meeting of the Common Council at the Guildhall, and see the Lord Mayor of London dressed in all their finery.
Talk in London at Michael Morpurgo at British Library

British Library 'War Horse' author Michael Morpurgo will be talking about his children's books, and why children's literature is so important.
Comedy in London: Ian Hislop at Lyttelton Theatre


Lyttelton Theatre Private Eye's editor Ian Hislop will be taking a look back at 2016 with Craig Brown, Lewis Macleod, Jan Ravens and John Sessions.
Comedy in London: David Sedaris at Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall American humourist David Sedaris will be at the Barbican Hall this December with his show 'Death Knows No Season'. Hear David Sedaris talking at the Barbican Hall in London this Dec.

We don’t have any more talks listed, but there are plenty more events during December including:

Slacktivist Action Group, at the Soho TheatreDecember 2016Andy Parsons will be chairing his Slacktivist Action Group at the Soho Theatre, alongside the MP Dr Sarah Wollaston.

Walking tour: The Great Fire of London in 1666December 2016The Museum of London will be putting on a walking tour around the City streets to teach us about the Great Fire of London.

Boat trip down the Thames — River and FireDecember 2016The Museum of London is putting on a boat trip down the Thames to show us how the city emerged after the Great Fire of London.

Guided tour around the area of Roman LondiniumDecember 2016Go on a guided walk through the streets of Roman London, and see what remains of the old city of Londinium.

Bridget Christie — Because You Demanded BrexitDecember 2016Bridget Christie will be telling us all about the despairing meltdown she suffered following Brexit (in a funny way, of course).

A Christmas walk around Charles Dickens’ LondonDecember 2016Enjoy a walk around the Victorian streets where Charles Dickens found inspiration for Oliver Twist and the Artful Dodger.

Christmas lights in Carnaby StreetDecember 2016Carnaby Street will be kicking off its Christmas season with a big switch-on ceremony on the 10th November.

Medieval Banquet, with minstrels and knightsDecember 2016Come and enjoy a medieval banquet alongside English knights, singing minstrels, and the great King Henry VIII himself.

Afternoon tea, in the Ritz Hotel’s Palm CourtDecember 2016Dress up in your Sunday best and enjoy an afternoon tea at the Ritz Hotel, in the luxurious surroundings of the Palm Court.

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