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On London Time
Since the clocks went forward yesterday (you did remember, right?) we thought we’d take a look back at some of London’s most unusual clocks, including one which weighs three tonnes, plus the largest clock face in London (and no it’s not that).
Things To Do
EASTER HOLIDAYS: For most schools, this is the first week of the Easter holidays. Whatever the weather and whatever your budget, find plenty to keep children and teenagers happy in our round-up of Easter holiday activities.
GARDEN PHOTOGRAPHY: The International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition is on at Kew Gardens, with photographers from around the world exhibiting in a variety of categories, from the traditional choices of plants and wildlife to the monochrome and the microscopic. £15, until 6 April
FREEDIVING CHAMPION: British Champion and World Championship medalist freediver Liv Philip shares her experiences of freediving at The Trampery on Old Street, along with videos and photos. £6, prebook, 6.30pm
FILM CLUB: The Duke Mitchell Film Club presents an early April Fools Special, showcasing the worst, strangest and downright oddest films and trailers. The main features is 1991 Canadian thriller film, Mountain Fury. Free, RSVP on Facebook, 7pm
SHORT FILMS: Ten award-winning shorts from South Africa will be screened by Fliqio as part of the Shnit short film festival in Corbet Place Bar near Brick Lane. Tickets free, reserve a sofa for £3, prebook, 7pm
CHARITY COMEDY: The comedy world celebrates the impact immigration has had on the British Comedy industry at We Love Immigration at Bloomsbury Theatre. Performances from Nish Kumar, Mike Wozniak and Bec Hill, among others. Proceeds to the Migrants Rights Network. £20, prebook, 7.30pm
COCKNEY SINGALONG: Join in a traditional singalong with piano accompaniment at Wilton’s Music Hall. Expect ditties from the Music Hall era, WWI and II, the West End stage. Pay what you want (minimum £1), prebook, 8pm
TONIGHT’S DINNER: Forget fish Fridays; it’s Monday and we want fish and chips. It’s a tricky dish to get right, but these London restaurant and eateries do a sterling job.
Good Cause of the Day
Brandenburg Choral Festival is supporting the Bat Conservation Trust through a jazz evening at St-Sepulchre-Without-Newgate on Holborn Viaduct tonight. Tickets are £18 (£5 children) and need booking in advance.
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