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That thing that only happens once every four years has come around again… it’s a leap year! The 29 February is an extra day to fill in all of our diaries, so why not let us give you a round-up of some fun ways to spend it? It’s all about making the most of it and doing something a little different. Here goes…

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Denim Leap Year Party – VAULT Festival
The Vaults, Leake Street, SE1 7NN
28 February, 10.30pm

First things first, celebrate! Whilst the 29 February …

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It feels like you have just sent the kids back to school after New Year, right? February half term’s here already, and London’s got a line-up of events and activities sure to keep your kids amused. So avoid feeling the brunt of the boredom blues and the ‘time to play!’ tantrums by keeping your kids’ half term holiday adventure filled…

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Imagine Children’s Festival
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX
10 – 21 February

First stop: Imagine Children’s Festival! Run by …

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We can’t help but feel like excited children whenever Pancake Day comes around. There’s something about eating a dessert for dinner that feels very rebellious, and the act of extravagantly tossing our food into the air is still just as exciting as when we were 10 years old. So whether you like them wafer thin or fat and fluffy, slathered in syrup or simply savoury – it’s time to set your inner child free and start stuffing your faces!

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The Book Club
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It’s that time of year again. The day some love to love and others love to loathe is fast approaching. Fortunately not all Valentine’s events around London are as clichéd as you’d expect, with plenty of choice to suit every taste and relationship status. So whether you’re looking for romantic ideas to woo your other half, or just an excuse to get the drinks in, here are some of our top Valentine’s picks.

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Valentine’s Late at Kew Gardens
Princess of Wales Conservatory, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB
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If there’s one thing we’re sure of, it’s that winter has slowly but surely arrived. After a warmer than usual November and December, we’re definitely feeling the chill now! Instead of opting for hibernation, get wrapped up and head out to London’s Southbank to find an array of activities to keep you warm, happy and entertained this winter.

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The National Theatre, Southbank, SE1 9PX
Until 30 April 2016

If there’s anywhere to keep entertained (and warm!) this winter, it’s at the theatre. …

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