Forget about work, shift yourself from the sofa and get out and about over the second of the May bank holiday weekends. Plan your time off to the minute with our round-up of the very best May events taking place in the capital over Saturday May 28 - Monday May 30 2017 and let's just hope the sun lasts – and, even if it doesn't, the capital is packed with museums, exhibitions and fail-safe pubs, so you can be sure your extra day of freedom won't go to waste.
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May bank holiday in London events
Pitched as a real-life incarnation of your favourite Sunday rag (think broadsheet rather than red-top), this many-sided day out is centred around a series of talks from experts on world news, fashion, food and much more. For an extra fee, there are also Sunday roasts served banquet-style on a long table, cocktails, coffees and guided walks.Read more
Looking for more fun this summer?
London during the summer is the best place on earth. Fact. From new art blockbusters and fresh faces in the West End, to London music festivals and a beachload of fun things to do, here’s 17 events you don't want to miss this summer. Ice creams not included.Read more