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Launched in 1956, we are London's longest established "whats on" magazine, distributed to visitors staying at top London hotels. We provide up-to-date information on all events, shows, museums, restaurants and shopping venues across the capital. We also offer an online ticketing service with exclusive discounts.
In this issue
Event of the week
VIRGIN MONEY LONDON MARATHON
Former world-record holder Wilson Kipsang will defend his Virgin Money London Marathon title on Sunday 26 April as thousands of spectators line the streets of London to cheer on the runners in a wonderful celebration of sport and charity fundraising.
Music of the week
PASADENA ROOF ORCHESTRA
The Pasadena Roof Orchestra, who recorded its 40th Anniversary concert at Cadogan Hall in 2011, returns to the venue on the 24 April with an evening of the finest arrangements of dance band and early swing music.
Theatre of the week
SUNNY AFTERNOON WINS FOUR OLIVIER AWARDS
British musical Sunny Afternoon won four Olivier Awards last Sunday – Best New Musical, John Dagleish Best Actor in a Musical, George Maguire Best Supporting Actor in a Musical, and Ray Davies of The Kinks for Outstanding Achievement in Music.
Must see exhibition
REMOTE WESTERN FRANCE COMES TO LONDON
The extraordinary marsh landscape of Western France and its rare salt pans is coming to London in the form of paintings by highly regarded abstract painter, Peter Joyce presented by Jenna Burlingham Fine Art at Gallery 8 in Duke Street from 6 to 10 May.