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Unusual things to do in London this week with Thinking Bob: 17th – 23rd July

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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  • Refer a friend: Win a holiday!

    September 29, 2015

    As you may have seen we have now launched our brand new refer a friend system. This enables you to not only spread the word of the community but also gives your friend a free ticket to the social you choose for them. What’s in it for me? I hear you ask.

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  • Own a part of Thinking Bob, London’s most innovative friending site!

    August 31, 2015

    A unique investment opportunity and a chance to own a part of something you believe in – helping to take Thinking Bob to the next level!

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  • Lonely in London? Only if you allow yourself to be

    February 5, 2015

    With Ben Karkaxhiu breaking London records this week and pushing the capital’s population to over 8.615 million, the highest since 1939, we must ask ourselves how can you be lonely in London and how can Britain be deemed as one of the loneliest places in Europe? The Mental Health Org stipulates that loneliness is a […]

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  • ‘Brainy is the new sexy’! Meet smart people in London…

    July 23, 2014

    Meet smart people at one of London’s geek nights Our Founder Becks put together the best of London’s geek social scene last week and gave the metro readers her top 10.  They all feature regularly in the thinking bob calender so join us next time! There’s plenty of reasons smart people become thinking bob members […]

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  • Its New Friends, Old Friends Week! And we’re in the Metro.

    May 20, 2014

    It’s New Friends week this week so we’re urging you to get out and meet new people! Every week there a new dating app or social media tool claiming to do something different. But what if you’re just looking to make some new friends the old fashioned way over a drink or want to find […]

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  • Your social circle has arrived…New Features!

    May 9, 2014

    We have exciting New Features to build your own circle of new friends. Bob has been hard at it behind the scenes to bring the latest updates to our website, first on the list was a way of letting you know who’s attending upcoming socials without loosing our  thinking bob ethos. You can now see […]

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  • Have you seen the Look Up video yet?

    May 5, 2014

    The Look up video is an emotive poem about connecting with people offline – its gone viral, and we love it! The look up video tells the story of a man who, caught without his phone, has to ask a girl for directions. Eventually they fall in love, get married and grow old together. Aaah… ‘Look Up’ and […]

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  • The Tube Challenge: 270 Stations! Did we do it?

    April 28, 2014

    So I feel like is has been enough time for the wounds of our challenge to heal and for us to write up about our experiences, good and bad, of our tube line challenge.

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  • And so it came to pass! An interview with our Founder

    April 14, 2014

    We wanted to start off our brand new blog with an insight into what we do at thinking bob and how we came to be the socialising club that we are today, and who better to tell us that than our CEO and Founder Becks.

    During the London riots, @thinkingbob helped spearhead the #somethingniceforashraf twitter campaign following the attack on a young Malaysian exchange student, Ashraf Haziq, which raised an incredible £23K in three days. In short, Rebecca has a real passion for people and loves a challenge – whether it be teaching in Ecuador, trekking across the Inca trail or retaining her quiz title.

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  • MasterNERD is here

    April 3, 2014

    Yes it’s competition time again and we get to give the most deserving of you the chance to win these great tickets to see Festival of the Spoken Nerd. The tickets are for their UK tour “Full Frontal Nerdity” taking place on the 16th April at 7pm. This is what the last competition winner had […]

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