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Unusual things to do in London this week with Thinking Bob: 28th – 4th December

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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  • 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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  • 7 London mysteries that might never be solved

    August 23, 2016

    Seven mysteries about London that not even Holmes himself would be able to crack…

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  • Lexit: don’t go, Londoners! 5 reasons you should stay

    August 23, 2016

    To quote Brian Harvey in those halcyon days before baked potato-gate… Stay now!

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  • 10 interesting Brixton facts! Get ready for the challenge…

    August 21, 2016

    This month we’re heading to the loud and colourful Brixton for The Apprentice Street game – in preparation we have a few interesting facts that may just help you lead your team to victory on the 22nd March!

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  • 6 beautiful photos of London that prove rain is a GOOD thing

    June 1, 2016

    It’s a common misconception that rain in London is anything but a wonderful thing. In actual fact, our city is beautiful, brooding, and full of opportunity in wet weather, if you take another look…

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  • 6 reasons we love London this week!

    April 3, 2016

    It’s no secret that we bobbers love London. We spend our lives talking about it, exploring it, and getting excited over pictures of it. So we thought we’d show you our favourite pics from the week! Want to be considered for next week’s blog? Tag your pictures with #bobsldn on Instagram or Twitter! 1. Something […]

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  • 6 reasons to love London this week: 9th March

    March 9, 2016

    It’s no secret that we bobbers love London. We spend our lives talking about it, exploring it, and getting excited over pictures of it. So we thought we’d show you our favourite pics from the week! Want to be considered next week? Tag your pictures with #bobsldn on Instagram or Twitter! 1. Confusion in Old […]

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  • 10 places to learn in London: the best evening courses and events in the capital

    February 28, 2016

    “The capacity to learn is a gift; the ability to learn is a skill; the willingness to learn is a choice,” said Brian Herbert, and we happen to agree. We live in one of the most cultured and educated cities in the world, where we’re lucky not to have to go very far to expand our brains or learn a new skill. So let’s make the most of it!

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  • Quick places to visit in London in under an hour!

    February 21, 2016

    Don’t waste a single minute of exploring time! Bob is here with some lunchtime inspiration for something different for your hour of freedom.

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