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London to Brighton Veteran Car RunOver 500 pre-1905 vehicles are expected for the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run which allows vintage car enthusiasts from all over the UK and beyond to enjoy a picturesque drive down to the south coast, through some of Britain's loveliest scenery. It's also a bit of a spectacle. These 500 or so fine vintage cars make the 60 mile drive from Hyde Park in central London to the Brighton seafront in Sussex. The day before the run, on Saturday, more than 100 of these beautiful old cars parade up and down Regent Street as part of The Regent Street Motor Show. You can get up and close to view them and its free of charge. This annual event has taken place every November to commemorate the Emancipation Run of 1896, celebrating the passing into law of the 'Locomotives on the Highway Act'. This raised the speed limit from 4mph to 14mph and meant that cars no longer had to travel with a man walking in front.

 

About Hyde Park

Technically two different parks, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are in practical terms one huge, merging expanse. The 'split' dates back to 1728 when Queen Caroline, wife of George II, took almost 300 acres from Hyde Park to form Kensington Gardens. The 350 acres that remained has become one of London's best-loved parks. More about Hyde Park

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Knightsbridge Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Lancaster Gate Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Paddington Railway Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Marylebone Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Mayfair Car Park
 
8 minutes walk
 
Knightsbridge Green NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Walkabout 2016London Walkabout 2016A 5k family fun walk with a superhero theme.2016-10-08T10:00:00+01002016-10-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Royal Parks Foundation Half MarathonRoyal Parks Foundation Half MarathonRoyal Parks Foundation Half MarathonThe Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon sees 16,000 runners passing through four of central London's best loved parks, an iconic stretch of the Thames and some of the capital's most famous landmarks. What's more, at 13.1 miles, it's a manageable run for those still daunted by the colossal feat of a full marathon. Starting and finishing in Hyde Par2016-10-09T00:00:00+01002016-10-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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VENUE  Hyde Park 
Over 500 pre-1905 vehicles are expected for the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run which allows vintage car enthusiasts from all over the UK and beyond to enjoy a picturesque drive down to the south coast, through some of Britain's loveliest scenery. It's also a bit of a spectacle. These 500 or so fine vintage cars make the 60 mile drive fr... More about this event
 
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Hyde Park,   Rangers Lodge      W2 2UH
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Concerts | On 26th September 2016 

Wigmore Hall 21 minutes walk from London To Brighton Veteran Car Run

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Helaine Blumenfeld: Hard Beauty
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Exhibitions | Until 27th November 2016 

Hignell Gallery 21 minutes walk from London To Brighton Veteran Car Run

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Concerts | On 26th September 2016 

Asia House 21 minutes walk from London To Brighton Veteran Car Run

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Exhibitions | Until 27th November 2016 

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Exhibitions | Until 27th November 2016 

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