Take a tour of one of London’s oldest and most infamous landmarks after dark if you dare. The Yeoman wardens will take you through an after-hours tour of some of grisly stories and famous and macabrely named sites like the Traitors’ Gate, the Scaffold Site and the Bloody Tower. You’ll hear chilling tales, and the regal secrets of the tower’s history. One for history fans who don’t like crowds and aren’t afraid of ghosts!
Tours take place on Sunday nights, and note that it’s an outdoor tour with cobbles and ancient spiral staircases with no access to the Crown Jewels or any of the main towers.
A free celebration of Sikh culture and heritage for Vaisakhi, which marks the birth of the Khalsa. Indoor and outdoor events will include shabad kirtan (spiritual music), langar (food), turban tying, folk dance, martial arts, and children’s activities.
Not normally open to the public, Acton Depot open weekends are a fantastic opportunity to see some the hundreds of thousands of treasures stored in the working museum storehouse. What to expect These depot open days take place three times a […]
This is the 45th anniversary of this annual event. It’s a celebration of London’s most old-school wooden puppet show. Punch and Judy will be joined by other wooden (and human) friends, including a brass band procession, workshops, clowns, folk music […]
The South London community-led festival is back for another year of over 30 free screenings at various venues across New Cross and Deptford. The programme is an eclectic mix of independent, art-house and mainstream fayre that also highlights local film-making talent. All […]