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Cool things to do – December and Christmas in London

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Looking for ideas what to do at Christmas in London?

Here are some things Londoners enjoy during December:

New Year’s Eve Fireworks Display in London

This is a must see if you are for new Year’s Eve in London.
London Eye, Jubilee Gardens, South Bank, South Bank, London, SE1 7PB
Tube: Embankment Underground Station, Westminster Station, Waterloo Station
Dates: Tuesday 31st December 2013
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Things to do in London in October 2013

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INTERESTING THINGS TO DO IN LONDON IN AUTUMN 2013

English autumn is coming, clouded sky, icy winds, rain – how to survive all this? Do not despair at it! Autumn in London can be a wonderful time. The best way to beat the winter blues is to get outside and enjoy the fantastic festive activities in the capital. Here you have a list of events coming soon in London in October.

This post was written by Link School of English in London.

The BFI London Film Festival
A MUST FOR FILM LOVERS IN LONDON!
ADDRESS: BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 8XT
9th October 2013 until 20th October 2013
PRICES:
Films from £11.50 or £6.50 (Concs), £7 (Children) | Galas and Special Screenings £19-£25 | Screen Talks £17.50, Masterclasses £15, Weekday matinees at all venues £8
www.bfi.org.uk/lff
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Cool things to do in London in July 2013

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Thinking what to do and see in London in July?

Here are a couple of ideas on cool things to do in London in July 2013

SUMMER ENGLISH COURSES IN LONDON

JULY EVENTS IN LONDON – EVENT AND EXHIBITIONS

CITY OF LONDON FESTIVAL
Different activities around London (concerts, street walks, theatres…) have a look at the virtual leaflet on www.colf.org for further info. Till 26th July, includes some free activities.

THE CORONATION FESTIVAL
Place: Gardens of Buckingham Palace. Exhibitions take place at daytime; celebration of music and dance over the past 60 years – in the evening. Entry £30-£90, 12 – 14 July.
www.coronationfestival.com
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3 Great Things to Do in London during Autumn 2012

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Great things to do in London

3 ideas on what to do in London in autumn

 

Autumn is a great season to be in London. Even though it begins to get cooler and days become shorter, there are still plenty of great things to do in London and activities you can enjoy around the town.

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– School of English in London
– More London Attractions in Autumn

Londoner’s are spoiled for choice of cultural events, shows and exhibitions. Here are just a few of the activities you can enjoy in London during this season.

Big Ben in London - an interesting place to see while studying English in London

Exhibitions

Exhibitions are a great way to spend time learning something new…
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Free London Attractions – Art Galleries

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Art Galleries in London

One of the best things about London – its art galleries. 

Entry to all galleries listed below is free of charge!

 
Top 10 Art Galleries in London – our list by Link School of English.

The National Gallery – impressive collections of Western European art
www.nationalgallery.org.uk

National Gallery in London to visit while studying English

TATE – a family of four art galleries housing the UK’s collection of British art from 1500 and of international modern art
www.tate.org.uk 
Tate Britain www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain
Tate Modern http://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-modern
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Free London Attractions – Museums

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FREE LONDON ATTRACTIONS – MUSEUMS

 
London is an expensive city to live in or to visit but you might be surprised how many Free London Attractions are out there. Here is some of free London museums and the list is certainly longer!

14 Museums in London to Visit for Free

The British Museum – a museum of the world, for the world, with over two million years of human history and culture
www.britishmuseum.org

British Museum in London to visit with Link School of English social programme

Victoria and Albert Museum – the world’s greatest museum of art and design
www.vam.ac.uk

Museum of London – tells the story of London and its people. It holds the largest archaeological archive in Europe.
www.museumoflondon.org.uk

The Natural History Museum – a home to over 70 million natural history specimens, from spiders and giant squid to dinosaur bones, mosses and meteorites
www.nhm.ac.uk
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