Welcome to 'This is London'
Published since 1956, THIS IS LONDON is the longest established magazine for international visitors, distributed at top London hotels. It provides up-to-date information on events, shows, museums, restaurants and shopping across the capital plus an online ticketing service.
In this issue
SLIDE THE ARCELORMITTAL ORBIT
Measuring 178m, Europe’s tallest and longest tunnel slide, allowS visitors to see the city like never before, flying through the air at speeds of up to 15mph. Opens 24 June.
Music of the week
MUSIC FROM THE AMERICAS
London’s most versatile choir, The London Chorus, will present a lively summer concert, Music From the Americas, joining forces with the New London Tango Ensemble under Musical Director Ronald Corp, at St Martin-in-the-Fields on Tuesday 5 July.
Theatre of the week
KINKY BOOTS CELEBRATES PRIDE
The UK Premiere of Kinky Boots, Broadway's huge-hearted, high-heeled hit is playing at London's Adelphi Theatre. This joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind.
Must see exhibition
QUEEN’S WEDDING & CORONATION DRESSES
Dresses worn by The Queen for two of the most significant occasions in Her Majesty's life will be seen together for the first time ever at the Summer Opening of the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace, 23 July to 2 October.