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Unusual things to do in London this week with Thinking Bob: 22nd – 28th May

Up for some geeky, interesting and unusual things to do in London this week? We’ve got you covered…

Take a look at our recommended selection of events that are too good to miss this week.

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  • 10 reasons why you were geeky in the 90s

    May 7, 2017

    Being geeky in the 90s was a thing of beauty. Your days were filled with FBI agents, strong female role models and the odd casual stalking. Here are 10 reasons your geeky side shined in the 90s, and it was totally and complete ok. 1. Why were you geeky in the 90s? Because this was […]

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  • It’s finally spring in London

    March 5, 2017

    Winter is finally officially over! The snow in North England has finally melted, Storm Doris has passed and we are now looking forward to seeing the flowers bloom and the birds sing. Spring in London is absolutely gorgeous and it’s the perfect time to explore what London’s outdoors has to offer. From the vast array […]

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  • My geeky Valentine

    February 12, 2017

    Valentine’s day has creeped up on us again and we’re really feeling the love in the air. Valentine’s day is different for everyone, whether you’re into a bouquet of roses or pizza in your jimjams, Thinking Bob has got your back. This year you can join us for Puzzled Pint, to join your team in […]

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  • 10 Unusual New Years Resolutions with Thinking Bob

    January 8, 2017

    You either do them or you don’t, but New Years Resolutions are often a way for people to get a clean slate and focus on the things that really matter to them. Whether it is to cut out meat from your diet or to watch every James Bond movie ever created, there’s a resolution for […]

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  • 10 Things Every Geek Needs This Christmas

    December 12, 2016

    It’s that time of year again where everyone gathers around the Christmas tree and opens those much anticipated presents. Buying Christmas presents is always a nightmare, occasionally ending up with a Pandora charm or a bath bomb from Lush. We wanted to make things easier and more unique this year with this Geeky Christmas list. […]

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  • 10 London Date Ideas in Winter

    December 5, 2016

    Who said it was hard to date in the Winter? Winter in London is possibly the most romantic season of them all, so make sure you take advantage of the amazing things happening in London. Keep each other warm with Hot Chocolate and dancing because here are 10 of our favourite date ideas for this […]

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  • Reasons to Find Friends OUTSIDE Of Your Social Group

    November 13, 2016

    It is one of life’s unpleasant but unavoidable truths that every now and then, you may outgrow a person or group of people that you previously held dear. It can happen for all sorts of reasons; maybe your choice of lifestyle no longer intersects, or perhaps your interests were the only uniting force between you–and […]

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  • Celebrities with Secret Geeky Hobbies

    November 6, 2016

    As a general rule, contemporary culture does not celebrate or reward our celebrity overlords for attributes like geekiness. Beauty, certainly. Wealth, power and status – we can’t get enough! But straight-up comic-book-loving, video-game-obsessing nerdiness is a rare and beautiful thing to behold in big, brash Hollywood…which is why we’ve decided to honour it here. At […]

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  • 5 reasons why Autumn in London is the best

    October 16, 2016

    It’s that time of year again where we ditch the flip-flops, hang up our Hawaiian shirts and say hello to our long lost jumpers. This summer has been packed filled with picnics and mojitos, but it’s time to settle into the new season and sit back, relax and let the leaves fall as they may. […]

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  • The Ten Commandments: London Transport Edition

    September 28, 2016

    There are plenty of places to find God in London – St Paul’s, Baitul Futuh Mosque, G-A-Y at 3am – but London’s labyrinthine public transport system is not one of them. Those gloomy shrieking tunnels and dense teeming stations are a world away from the sedate hush of church (although you might still find people […]

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