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Buckingham Palace

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to Buckingham Palace Step inside Buckingham Palace and see the State Rooms, lavishly decorated with treasures from the Royal Collection.
Houses of Parliament

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to Houses of Parliament Have a nose around Parliament during the Summer Opening, and step inside the House of Commons and House of Lords.
 
Buckingham Palace

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to Buckingham Palace Why not combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the Queen's gardens as well?
Much Ado About Nothing at Globe Theatre

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to Globe Theatre The Globe Theatre will be putting on a production of William Shakespeare's 'Much Ado About Nothing' over the summer.
 
Alices Adventures In Wonderland at Holland Park Opera

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Holland Park Opera The Holland Park's popular family opera "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" is based on Lewis Carroll's children's tale.
Old Royal Naval College

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to Old Royal Naval College See the spectacular ceiling of Sir James Thornhill's Painted Hall up close, from an observation deck 60-feet in the air.
 
National Portrait Gallery

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to National Portrait Gallery 'The Encounter' is a major new portrait exhibition featuring works by Leonardo da Vinci, Holbein, Rubens and Rembrandt.
Girl From The North Country at Old Vic

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to Old Vic 'Girl From The North Country' uses Bob Dylan's music to tell a story of a Minnesota guesthouse during the Great Depression.
 
Prudential Ride London at The Mall

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to The Mall Prudential RideLondon is the world's largest festival of cycling, with a weekend of rides for amateurs and professionals.
Gangsta Granny at Garrick Theatre

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to Garrick Theatre David Walliams' best-selling kid's book 'Gangsta Granny' is coming to the Garrick Theatre for the school holidays.
 
Olympic Stadium

11th

to Olympic Stadium The Olympic Stadium will be playing host to the IAAF World Athletics Championships for two weeks in the summer.
Clarence House

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to Clarence House Have a tour around Clarence House, home to Prince Charles and Camilla, which used to be home to the Queen Mother.
 
Sadiq Khan at City Hall

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to City Hall The London Assembly will be grilling Sadiq Khan at Mayor's Question Time, in their monthly meeting at City Hall.
Wembley Stadium

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Wembley Stadium FA Cup winners Arsenal will be taking on champions Chelsea in the Community Shield at Wembley Stadium.
 
Paul Merton at Comedy Store

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to Comedy Store "Have I Got News For You" star Paul Merton will be appearing with the Comedy Store Players at London's Comedy Store.
King Lear at Globe Theatre

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to Globe Theatre The Globe Theatre will be putting on a production of 'King Lear' -- one of William Shakespeare's finest tragedies.
 
Royal Academy of Arts

17th

to Royal Academy of Arts 'Matisse in the Studio' collects together some of his most treasured objects, which he gathered from all around the world.
Notting Hill

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to Notting Hill The Notting Hill Carnival is the biggest street festival in Europe, and is always held over the August Bank Holiday weekend.
 
Golden Hinde

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to Golden Hinde Become part of Sir Francis Drake's pirate crew and spend a night sleeping on the gun deck of the Golden Hinde.
Clarence House

20th

to Clarence House Enjoy a guided tour around Prince Charles and Camilla's Clarence House, and be treated to a glass of champagne at the end.
 
Bros at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena BROS are getting back together and playing a reunion gig at The O2, thirty years after their big hit 'When Will I Be Famous'.
Jools Holland at Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall Proms Concert #65 at the Royal Albert Hall will see Jools Holland pay tribute to fifty years of soul music from Stax Records.
 
Brian Wilson at Eventim Apollo

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Eventim Apollo Legendary Beach Boy Brian Wilson will be playing their classic album 'Pete Sounds' in its entirety at the Eventim Apollo.
Jurassic Park at Hampton Court Palace

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Hampton Court Palace Watch dinosaurs come to life in 'Jurassic Park', when Hampton Court Palace puts up a cinema screen on their East Lawn.
 
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them at One New Change

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One New Change Watch JK Rowling's Harry Potter spin-off, 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them', on the roof of One New Change.
Grease at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Sing along with Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta in 'Sing-A-Long-A Grease' at the Prince Charles Cinema.
 
Four Weddings And A Funeral at Hampton Court Palace

27th

Hampton Court Palace Hampton Court Palace will be showing the Hugh Grant movie 'Four Weddings And A Funeral' on an outdoor cinema screen.
Hyde Park

28th

Hyde Park Michael Ball will be presenting Proms In The Park, with performances by Steps, Texas, Elaine Paige and Gilbert O'Sullivan.
 
Bridget Joness Baby at Kensington Palace

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Kensington Palace Kensington Palace will be showing 'Bridget Jones' Baby' on a big cinema screen in front of the famous Orangery.
Tate Modern

30th

to Tate Modern The 'Red Star Over Russia' exhibition at the Tate Modern will explore the visual art of the early Soviet Union, up until 1953.
 
 
 
 
 
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