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The British Museum's new Islamic World galleries are stunning
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The best things to do this week

Show of the Week: ‘The Height of the Storm’
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Show of the Week: ‘The Height of the Storm’

Grief is at the heart of this meditative exploration of the shades of loss by French playwright Florian Zeller. Together, Eileen Atkins and Jonathan Pryce are devastating. They break your heart in the quietest, mundane moments. 

Jorja Smith
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Jorja Smith

Walsall’s Drake-endorsed rising star heads to Brixton to perform the gorgeous alt-R&B bops from her Mercury Prize-nominated debut album ‘Lost & Found’.

Restaurants of the Week: Hide Above/Hide Ground
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Restaurants of the Week: Hide Above/Hide Ground

Visit super-chef Ollie Dabbous’s two new restaurants. Go to the first floor for his Michelin-starred restaurant-and-bar complex with a meticulous and technical tasting menu. Or, stay ground level for an à la carte menu with a spot of theatre. 

London Literature Festival
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London Literature Festival

Once again, the Southbank Centre is being filled with acclaimed authors, poets, speakers and collaborators for 20 days of wordy events. Get stuck into live readings, talks and workshops from the likes of Salman Rushdie, Roger Daltrey, Sally Field, Akala, David Olusoga, Carol Ann Duffy and Mary Beard. 

Show of the Week: ‘Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde’
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Show of the Week: ‘Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde’

The Barbican’s new exhibition shows how the art world’s most intimate relationships influenced their works and gives equal visibility to women artists who have previously been reduced to ‘muses’ or ‘dilettantes’ tied to more famous men. 

Affordable Art Fair
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Affordable Art Fair

Thrifty art lovers: dig through a shedload of original works on sale from £100. 

‘Hidden Voices: Processions in the City’
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‘Hidden Voices: Processions in the City’

Artichoke, (the brilliant brains behind Lumiere and heaps of other fantastic events) are back with a new installation that continues to celebrate 100 years since women got the vote. See this installation created from words, stories, interviews and workshops with local women. 

Discover Dogs
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Discover Dogs

Canine-deprived Londoners can now get the biggest doggie fix of all at the city’s largest dog event, where 200 breeds will be on show. Sadly it’s not a bring-your-own affair, so leave your pets at home.

‘Anni Albers’
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‘Anni Albers’

Dive into bauhaus maverick Anni Albers’s world of textiles. She weaved her own magic and triumphed. 

Film of the Week: ‘Halloween’
Film Film of the Week: ‘Halloween’

Watch psycho killer Michael Myers return in this reboot of the franchise by indie director David Gordon Green. John Carpenter’s immaculate grammar has been redeployed and Jamie Lee Curtis makes an appearance as a shotgun-toting recluse. 

‘Twelfth Night’
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‘Twelfth Night’

Catch this soufflé-light but very fun musical version of Shakespeare’s comedy, adapted by Kwame Kwei-Armah, with songs by Shaina Taub. It’s a joyous, pyrotechnic celebration. 

RA Lates: Cosmic Ocean
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RA Lates: Cosmic Ocean

A session of sketching all manner of sea life. Cruise around dance performances and street food after.

Fabric 19th Birthday Weekend
Fabric 19th Birthday Weekend

The superclub rings in its birthday with 30 hours of non-stop music including sets from Craig Richards and Apollonia. Epic. 

Bar of the Week: Ziggy’s
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Bar of the Week: Ziggy’s

Hotel Café Royal was where Bowie killed off his spaceman, holding a retirement party for Mr Stardust here in 1973. Now you can visit a Ziggy-themed bar here, with cocktails inspired by Bowie songs – wham bam, thank you, ma’am!

Crepe City
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Crepe City

Trainers are more than just a PE kit staple, and Crepe City – Europe’s biggest sneaker festival – knows it. It’s basically sports shoe heaven, with hundreds of kicks-sellers and installations. Go forth and feel fancy in some high-tops, fresh out the box.

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Time Out turns 50
Time Out turns 50

We’ve put our best covers on T-shirts, totes and posters – plus all of them in one awesome book. Buy them here.

The top ten museums in London
Museums The top ten museums in London

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The 100 best cheap eats
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The 50 best cocktail bars
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Secret London
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Neighbourhood guides

Shoreditch
Shoreditch

Indie shops, ace nightlife and tasty street food

London by area
London by area

Check out our guides to every neighbourhood in London

Notting Hill
Notting Hill

Great cinemas, pretty pastel streets and the famous Portobello Road Market 

Greenwich
Greenwich

Home of Greenwich Mean Time and amazing London views 

Brixton
Brixton

A go-to haunt for foodies, clubbers, artists and rockers alike  

South Kensington
South Kensington

Home to iconic institutions and incredible museums 

Hackney
Hackney

Edgy restaurants, world-class coffee and ace independent shops 

South Bank
South Bank

A hub of cultural activity, state-funded arts and entertainment venues

King’s Cross
King’s Cross

Urban parks, canal-side fun and brilliant brunch spots

Soho
Soho

Bright lights, drinking dens and unforgettable entertainment

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Les Miserables review
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Les Miserables review

This storming revolutionary musical has been stirring up audiences since 1985

Michael Jackson: On the Wall review
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Michael Jackson: On the Wall review

HIs every crotch grab sent jolts of ecstasy across the globe, his every spasmodic hip thrust left the world reeling. That’s an inhuman level of power...

‘Strictly Ballroom the Musical’ review
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‘Strictly Ballroom the Musical’ review

A joyously eccentric musical take on Baz Luhrmann's fabulous dancing yarn

Dinerama
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Dinerama

Set in a former bullion truck depot in Shoreditch, Dinerama is a food and drink market from Street Feast, London’s leading street food market company.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child review
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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child review

The biggest theatre hit of modern times bar none is Jack Thorne and JK Rowling's epic two-part eighth adventure for erstwhile boy wizard Harry Potter

The Book of Mormon review
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The Book of Mormon review

Trey Parker and Matt Stone's naughty but extremely lovable comedy

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
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The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

The team behind 'The Play That Goes Wrong' hit the funnybone again

42nd Street review
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42nd Street review

A spectacular revival for the glitzy American musical classic

Wicked review
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Wicked review

The musical witches of this 'Wizard of Oz' prequel are still casting a spell over the West End

The Lion King
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The Lion King

Kids will go wild for this majestic jungle musical

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Where to stay in Malta
Hotels Where to stay in Malta

The coastal capital has always been one of Europe’s most beautiful walled cities, full of interesting winding streets and Baroque mansions, yet Mdina, further north, is even more fairytale, with its high bastions and moat. 

The 31 best things to do in the United Kingdom
Things to do The 31 best things to do in the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom – made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland - is a varied, fascinating country. You’ll find different dialects, celtic languages and unique communities, traditions, myths and legends. 

The 12 best things to do in Scotland
Things to do The 12 best things to do in Scotland

Scotland is a country famed for its natural beauty – its rolling glens and hills, its windswept western isles and pristine lochs – and while we’re not arguing with any of that, it’s also true that there’s loads more going on than pretty flora and fauna. 

The 13 best things to do in Reading
Things to do The 13 best things to do in Reading

At first glance Reading isn’t a cultural icon; if you spent your teenage years in its vicinity you might still consider the Oracle shopping centre to be the Home Counties equivalent of The Dubai Mall. 

11 marvelous places to have afternoon tea in Manchester
Restaurants 11 marvelous places to have afternoon tea in Manchester

Manchester might be well-established as a haven of nightlife, from its rich musical heritage to its modern clubbing meccas. But if you want to head out for an altogether more civilised excursion, then it’s also got heaps of places, from the cute to the cash-splashing, to treat yourself to the ultimate in decadent eating: high tea. 

The 9 best museums to visit in Oxford
Museums The 9 best museums to visit in Oxford

If the city of Oxford is known for anything, it’s providing an education that’s second to none. But you don’t need three years and a student loan to leave Oxford feeling like you’ve learned a thing or two.

The 11 best things to do in Newcastle
Things to do The 11 best things to do in Newcastle

If you're travelling from further afield, Newcastle might not be top of your list as a city to visit. But those in the know are already familiar with the idea of Newcastle as one of Britain's best cities. 

The 21 best bars in Manchester
Bars and pubs The 21 best bars in Manchester

From delicious dive bars and brilliant boozers to chic cocktail bars with pricey drops and panoramic views, this city has it all when it comes to getting a bit squiffy. 

11 tip top places for afternoon tea in Liverpool
Restaurants 11 tip top places for afternoon tea in Liverpool

Then Liverpool's got more picture perfect afternoon tea venues than you can shake a mop-top haircut at. So if you love them (yeah, yeah, yeah), then here's 11 spots guaranteed to send you all in a spin.

The 9 best museums in Liverpool
Things to do The 9 best museums in Liverpool

Well-known and long-respected for its thriving independent arts and music scene, Liverpool has more recently expanded its museums offer. 

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