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Got a spare week or weekend and don’t know how to spend it? Look no further with our expert edit of the latest London activities and things to book now.

We’ve curated the coolest of the capital into handy lists, covering everything from the best independent cinemas and ideas for a girly weekend through to parks to picnic in and the best bike rides.

On top of that we tell you about the one-off London-based events you need to know about. This includes art and design fairs, book events, festivals and more.

If there’s a big event or celebration coming up in London, this is also the place to find out how to celebrate.

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Expired: Give the gift of dance this Christmas at the Karen Hardy Dance Studio

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The Best Christmas Activities In London

From a Christmas baking workshop to a festive afternoon tea, here are the best Christmas activities to do in London this year
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From dazzling egyptian artefacts to iconic optical art, here are the top 5 must see exhibitions in London this Autumn
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Where to Celebrate London Cocktail Week

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The Best Oktoberfest Parties in London

Grab your stein, dust of your dirndl and leap into your lederhosen, Absolutely has rounded up a list of the ultimate Oktoberfest parties in the capital.
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An Ice Cream Festival is Coming to Covent Garden

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16 of London’s Best Afternoon Teas You Absolutely Must Try

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