London Activities

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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5 Unmissable London Events to Book Now

From a James Bond themed exhibition to Kew Garden's annual orchid festival, here are five London events happening in February and March to book now By Pearl Boyd 5 London Events to Book Now Women of the World...
Absolutely's Guide To: Clerkenwell Design Week

Absolutely’s Guide To: Clerkenwell Design Week

Be sure you book your place at the UK's leading independent design festival
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Hadeda X Anthropologie pop up at Kings Road Gallery

The Kings Road gallery Anthropologie will play host to the new Hadeda capsule collection By Layla Turner Lifestyle brand Hadeda (pronounced Haa-Dee-Dah) has collaborated with talented artisans from across Africa to showcase a range of ceramic,...
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The return of Kensington and Chelsea Art Week

Absolutely London catches up with Vestalia Chilton, founder and director of Kensington and Chelsea Art Week Kensington and Chelsea Art Week is looming, and with the launch of the inaugural Kensington and Chelsea Festival in West...
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The Best Picnic Spots in London

 It’s finally picnic season. Venture beyond your local park this summer and discover the best picnic spots in London, from tranquil gardens to breathtaking hilltops. Pimm's and sausage rolls at the ready! By Abbie Schofield Best...
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London Theatre Shows: What to Book Now

Get the most out of London’s theatre scene with our top stage picks for the month  Our pick of the best London theatre shows...
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Fall In Love With London Again: A Staycation In Carnaby

Fall In Love With London Again: A Staycation In Carnaby By Layla Turner London is undoubtedly one of the greatest cities in the world (northerners, argue with yourselves). The breadth of world famous attractions right on...
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Kew the Music: Book Now for Summer 2021

We all need a little sunshine right now, and Kew the Music is back for July 2021 A series of stellar picnic concerts is returning this summer. Tickets are on sale now for Kew the...
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Must-See Exhibitions in London this Autumn

From dazzling egyptian artefacts to iconic optical art, here are the top 5 must see exhibitions in London this Autumn
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Expired: Give the gift of dance this Christmas at the Karen Hardy Dance Studio

Give friends and family an unforgettable Christmas present with discounted gift experiences at the Karen Hardy dance studio

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