Sport in London May 2017

Sport in London in May

Our guide to sport in London during May 2017.

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 England Cricket at Lord’s

Lord’s Enjoy some international 1-day cricket at Lord's, where England will be taking on Ireland in a Royal London one day game
 
Sport in London at Wembley Stadium

Pick

Wembley Stadium This year's Emirates FA Cup Final will take place on the 27th May at Wembley Stadium.
Sport in London at England Cricket at Lord’s

Lord’s Enjoy some 1-day cricket at Lord's, where England will be taking on South Africa in a Royal London one day international game.
 

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

Speakers’ Corner, at Sunday lunchtimeMay 2017Listen to a speech at Speakers’ Corner, where the public can discuss whatever they like — all in the name of free speech.

See London’s skyline from Parliament HillMay 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 HillMay 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.

A leisurely stroll around Little VeniceMay 2017Have a nice walk around Little Venice, past all the pretty houseboats, and stop for a cup of tea in one of the nice cafes.

Volunteer to help out at Spitalfields City FarmMay 2017Spitalfields City Farm is a nice place to take your kids, but did you know that you can volunteer to help out on the farm?

Verdi’s Don Carlo — at the Royal Opera HouseMay 2017The Royal Opera House will be performing Verdi’s “Don Carlo”, an opera about love, ambition and intrigue in Spain.

London Symphony Orchestra, playing BrucknerMay 2017The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing two classical works by Bruckner at Barbican Hall.

4 O’Clock Parade, or Dismounting CeremonyMay 2017The Dismounting Ceremony (or 4 O’Clock Parade) is a short ceremony that takes place every day at the Horse Guards.

Watch a real-life court case at the Old BaileyMay 2017Watch the long arm of the law in action at the Old Bailey, where members of the public can sit in the gallery and watch a case.

 
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