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Unusual things to do in London this week with Thinking Bob: 5th – 11th 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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  • 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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  • Find Love (Sort of) With Thinking Bob

    June 20, 2016

    In the immortal words of one-hit human stetson Johnny Lee, baby, you’re looking for love in all the wrong places. You might be a card-carrying diner at the digital love buffet – we see you there, Tinderers, Happners, Twitter DM slider-ers – or maybe you’re kicking it old school and still somehow, you know, meeting […]

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  • 8 films about London that everyone should watch

    March 20, 2016

    With hundreds of iconic landmarks, thousands of stunning locations and tons of varied personalities, it’s no wonder that London has always been such a popular setting for so many of the world’s best films. Whether it’s Harry Potter flying over the Thames, or Colin Firth at his royal best in The King’s Speech, it’s undeniable […]

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  • 5 Great books about London

    March 3, 2016

    Happy World Book Day! Books are great aren’t they? Not only are they entertaining, they’re also fantastic for creating discussion, sparking new ideas and introducing you to places, people and histories you never even knew existed. They’re also great for showing you a different side to places you thought you were intimately familiar with… and […]

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  • 7 Reasons Thinking Bob is better than online dating!

    February 11, 2016

    We’re a bit old fashioned at thinking bob and believe its better to meet a person before dating them. Also what happens If you’re open to meeting someone but not actively looking to date!

    At thinking bob you can meet a lot of people in a pressure free, fun environment to see if sparks fly.

    Did you know?

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  • 6 Smart hobbies to try this year

    February 7, 2016

    Hobbies are great. They’re fun, interesting, sociable, educational and anything else you want them to be. Whether you fancy something quiet and intellectual, or busy and invigorating, there’s a hobby out there for you. Here are 6 hobbies the Thinking Bob team have already taken up this year! 1. Cryptic Crosswords! Forget the image of […]

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  • 9 apps every busy Londoner needs in their life!

    January 24, 2016

    Due to Apple’s rules about mentioning 3rd party apps you may have to click here to view this article in a different page.    

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  • WANTED: Thinking Bob hosts!

    January 18, 2016

    Are you friendly, chatty and enjoy constantly meeting new people? Do you love the Thinking Bob socials and want to get more involved in the running of them? Do you have lots of socials ideas and want to see them in the calendar? Or do you just want to be generally more involved in the […]

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  • 5 ways to stick to your New Year’s Resolutions!

    January 6, 2016

    It’s a statistical fact that 35% of people who make a New Year’s resolution will break it within a month. There’s even a day dedicated to failed Resolutions! It’s called Ditch New Year’s Resolution day and it’s on January 17th. So that’s motivating isn’t it? Not to worry, Bob is here to help you reach […]

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