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April Highlights

Oxford Vs Cambridge Boat race – The 2017 Boat Race will take place on Sunday April 2, when you can watch crews from Oxford and Cambridge go head-to-head in eight-oared rowing boats across the Thames. The women’s race is up first at 4.35pm, followed by the men’s race an hour later at 5.35pm. Sunday April 2… Read more »

Featured Event: Tall Ships Regatta

The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta is an amazing fleet of Tall Ships which will be moored at Greenwich and Woolwich over the Easter weekend 2017. Visitors will be able to see the ships from special festival villages at Cutty Sark Gardens in Greenwich and the Royal Arsenal in Woolwich. The ships will be sailing… Read more »

Now Play This

New for this year is a Cabinet of Impossible Games, where people can discover games that were never played, providing a new way to think about the process of designing and producing for play. Examples will include plans for playgrounds that could not be built, incomplete video games, and designs for board games that were never produced. Also new… Read more »

Turkish meal is appealing you? You can trust… TAS Fetter Lane

Onder Sahan, CEO of the Tas Restaurant Group, opened his first restaurant on The Cut in 1999. His passion for food preparation was apparent from the outset and his varied dishes and distinctive recipes were instantaneously greeted with excellent reviews. The meals remain true to their Turkish origins, however they are lighter, more modern versions… Read more »

Jurassic Kingdom at Osterley Park

Jurassic Kingdom, is a spectacular outdoor dinosaur experience aimed at family audiences with over 30 impressive installations of animated dinosaurs with electronic moving parts. Animatronics include arms moving up and down, tails swaying side-to-side, heads moving up and down, eyes blinking and jaws opening wide with roaring sound effects. Making for a truly awesome educational and entertaining Jurassic… Read more »

International Pillow fight

People begin to assemble in the square. There is a feeling of euphoria running through most of the crowd, and you are probably a little nervous. If you feel that not everybody is there yet, do not blow the whistle. Once people start swinging, most of your job is done. This is the part where… Read more »