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Buckingham Palace Coronation Festival, 11-14 July 2013

Coronation Festival – Buckingham Palace 11 to 14 July 2013 The gardens of Buckingham Palace will be opened to the public this summer for a unique festival celebrating the 60th anniversary of The Queen’s coronation. More than 200 companies with … Continue reading

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Wellington Arch reopens

The Wellington Arch on Hyde Park Corner will re-open on today  as London’s latest exhibition space with quiclky changing temporary exhibits and a  new permanent exhibition telling the history of this famous London landmark. According to English Heritage : “Visitors … Continue reading

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Buckingham Palace Summer Opening Diamond Exhibit

  If you haven’t visited Buckingham Palace yet, it opens to the public in August and September.   Of the many palaces that i’ve visited, it wasn’t the most exciting.  But if you live in  London, of course it’s worth a … Continue reading

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Queen Elizabeth II by Cecil Beaton: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration – V&A, Feb 8 – April 22nd

. As part of the  The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebration, the V&A is holding an exhibition of portraits the Queen by photographer Cecil Beaton (1904-1980). “Presenting highlights of the V&A’s archive of Beaton’s royal photography, the exhibition will depict the … Continue reading

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Pop-up cinema – Outdoor movies in Royal Parks this summer

  The Nomad is a pop-up cinema that will have screenings in London’s royal parks this summer.    While all the movies listed below are ones which i’d happily see again, I’m not going to miss Fargo (one of my favourite … Continue reading

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