Welcome to the IanVisits guide to lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random miscellany happening around London.
|Event is free of charge (sometimes a donation is appreciated)|
|10:00 AM||Monthly weekend opening at the Bentley Priory Museum (Stanmore)|
|The Museum tells the story of the mansion house, as it was used as the Headquarters for Fighter Command during WW2.
|2:00 PM||The Great War Walk in Whitehall - Christmas Truce (Aldwych)|
|This Blue Badge Guide led walk outlines the causes behind this conflict, takes you to some of the buildings that played a role.
|2:15 PM||Tour of The Charterhouse|
|Guided tour around the walled enclave next to Barbican by one of the resident Brothers.|
|7:00 PM||Monthly vigil at the Cross Bones Graveyard (Southwark)|
|Vigils have been held on the 23rd of every month since June 2004. They are inclusive, secular events, open 'to all faiths and none'.|
|10:30 AM||Christmas Eve Auction at Smithfield Meat Market|
|The famous annual clearance auction by Harts at Smithfield - cash only.|
|10:30 AM||Boxing Day Tug-of-War|
|Annual tug-of-war between the patrons of The Nags Head and The White Hart.|
|11:00 AM||Twickenham Guided Walking Tour (Twickenham)|
|Highlights: There’s more to Twickenham than rugby|
|6:45 PM||Science Museum Lates (South Kensington)|
|Monthly late night adults only opening at the Science Museum.|