The Original Tour, 1 November 2011 – 29 February 2012
The Original Tour is a fantastic introduction to the capital – take advantage of the unrivalled fleet of modern open-top buses that offer over 80 stops around London’s highlights & attractions with the special deal of two days for the price of one. Tickets include unlimited travel on all tour routes, three free walking tours and the Free River Cruise Pass.
Terence Conran: The Way We Live Now
Design Museum, 16 November 2011 – 4 March 2012
To coincide with Sir Terence Conran’s 80th birthday, this major exhibition celebrates his contribution to, and influence on, the world of design. The show explores Conran’s unique impact on contemporary life and also highlights artists he found influential and inspirational.
The Lord Mayor’s Show and Fireworks
Various venues, 12 November 2011
This historical event will see the newly elected Mayor travel from the City of London to Westminster to pledge allegiance to the Crown. From vibrant samba dancing to military marching bands, the parade features a host of entertainment as the legendary Lord Mayor’s Show winds its way through the heart of the city, ending with a spectacular fireworks finale display on the Thames.
Juno and the Paycock
National Theatre, previews from 11 November 2011
The National Theatre hosts one of the great plays of the twentieth century – Sean O’Casey’s Juno and the Paycock offers a devastating portrait of wasted potential in a Dublin torn apart by the chaos of the Irish War of Independence, 1922.