BE A TOURIST IN YOUR OWN NEIGHBOURHOOD
To celebrate English Tourism Week (March 30 – April 7), Royal Museums Greenwich is hosting a programme of free activities at the National Maritime Museum. From museum tours to special book readings, this is a chance to fully explore a historic monument that’s on your doorstep. National Maritime Museum, Park Row, Greenwich, SE10 9NF. March 30 – April 7, from 10am – 5pm. Admission: FREE. Photo: @National Maritime Museum
MICHELLE OBAMA AT THE O2
Michelle Obama is coming to the O2 arena as part of her global book tour. Becoming: An Intimate Conversation follows on from the former first lady’s successful arena tour last year.
Michelle is at the O2 arena on April 14 at 6pm.
LORD OF THE RINGS
Learn how to size, cut, solder, file and shape your very own silver ring at a workshop in Woolwich. You can even add extra detail with hammered effects. At the end of the two-hour session you’ll have your very own ring to take home and can show off your handiwork to friends. April 7 from 3pm-5pm at Artfix London, 51 Powis Street, SE18 6HZ.
Admission: £40. Tickets:
MADE IN THAMESMEAD
The Thamesmead Friday market celebrates local businesses and great food. Launched in 2017, it’s supported over 50 businesses and start-ups. Go along and see why Back-A-Yard Grill were winners at this year’s Greenwich Business Awards by sampling their meat and rice boxes or their delicious mac and cheese! There’s a pop-up café and vendors selling jewellery, bath products, hair accessories and travel products. April 5 from 11am-3pm at The Information Hub, 216 Yarnton Way, DA19 4DR.
Admission: free. For more information please