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The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London StoriesThe Poster Prize for Illustration 2019 displays 100 shortlisted competition entries as chosen by an independent panel of judges. Taking place at the London Transport Museum, the competition takes the theme of London Stories, with the illustrators instructed to create works based on characters, events and stories based on London. The stories can be fictitious, historical or mythological and familiar or unknown. They could be family anecdotes, a daily observation, or a reference to a film, play, poem or song. Just so long as London is the focal point of the narrative. The 100 pieces go on display from February 2019 and the winning images are announced during the exhibition's opening week. A special late-night event launches the exhibition on 8th February and a series of talks take place throughout the run.

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Aldwych, WC2B | 2 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
Positioned between the City's Square Mile and the thriving West End, this grand, Edwardian Hilton hotel welcomes guests with a patisserie and champagne bar in the ... More
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336-337 The Strand, WC2R | 2 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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Seven Dials, WC2H | 6 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories, Catherine Street, WC2B | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society ...More
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Waitress
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The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories, 18-20 Maiden Lane, The Strand, WC2R | 2 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
Based on the 2007 film by Adrienne Shelley, Waitress the musical tells the story of Jenna, an expert pie maker in a small town who dreams ...More
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London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 20th April to 18th July 2020
The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories, St Martins Lane, WC2N | 6 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
Described by the Guardian as 'one of the peak theatrical performances of the year', Juliet Stevenson reprises her role in Robert Icke's The Doctor when it ...More
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Theatre Royal Drury Lane
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Catherine Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
London's oldest theatre is also its most spectacular, with a palatial auditorium that is among the most impressive in the world. The first theatre on this ... More
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Novello Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 2 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
Built in 1905 to form a pair with the near-identical Aldwych Theatre, the Novello Theatre (formerly known as the Strand Theatre) is one of London's more ... More
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Fortune Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Russell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 2 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
The first theatre built after World War I is an astonishing piece of architecture. Built in 1922-4, it preceded the arrival of the Art Deco and ... More
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London Transport Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | Same location as The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
After a two-year, £22 million refurbishment the London Transport Museum reopened on 22 November 2007 revealing more exhibition space than before. The museum travels back through ... More
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London Film Museum Covent Garden
London > Attractions > Museums
45 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
The London Film Museum, located on the site of the Theatre Museum in the original Flower Cellars in the heart of Covent Garden, is the second ... More
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Covent Garden East Piazza
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
41 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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The Albion Emporium
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
38 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
As British as a bacon buttie, buying your groceries at The Albion Emporium is like getting first dibs on Mrs Beeton's pantry. A bastion of Britishness, ... More
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Primrose Bakery
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42 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
10 Russell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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Tuttons
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
11/12 Russell Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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33-35 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 4 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 4 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 5 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 5 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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h Club London
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24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 5 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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39 Bow Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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33 Rose Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
One of the oldest pubs in London, the Lamb & Flag was once known as the Bucket of Blood, thanks to the bare-knuckle fights held here. ... More
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Philomena's Irish Bar
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 4 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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26 Wellington Street, WC2E | 1 minute from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
Specialising in sparkling wines Grays & Feather offers an exploration, education and, most importantly, enjoyment - without breaking the bank - of fizz. From the rolling ... More
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The Lobby Bar at One Aldwych
London > Nightlife > Bars
1 Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 2 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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The Parrot
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Waldorf Hilton, WC2B | 2 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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Silver Fleet - Woods River Cruises
London > Business > Venue Hire
Somerset House South Wing Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 4 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
Enjoy a luxury cruise on the Silver Fleet. Departing from the Savoy Pier and cruising along the Thames. A classy way to see the Thames.... More
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Somerset House
London > Business > Venue Hire
Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 4 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the†Courtauld Institute Gallery, ... More
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8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from The Poster Prize for Illustration 2019: London Stories
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Untangling the TracksUntangling the TracksUntangling the TracksThe London Transport Museum looks at the history of the Thameslink train line with its new exhibition, Untangling the Tracks. Tracing the history of the route from 1866 through to the recent £7 billion modernisation programme, the exhibition shows how the line has developed over the years and how modern infrastructure allows for millions of passen2020-05-25T00:00:00+01002020-05-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
London Transport Museum, 39† Wellington Street† † † WC2E 7BB
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event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Museums
PRICINGAdvance: Adult £16.50, concession £15.50. On the door: Adults £18, concession £17 | Adult tickets provide unlimited access to the museum and exhibitions for a whole year
DATES24th May 2019 to 31st May 2020
VENUELondon Transport Museum
The London Transport Museum looks at the history of the Thameslink train line with its new exhibition, Untangling the Tracks. Tracing the history of the route from 1866 through to the recent ¬£7 billion modernisation programme, the exhibition shows how the line has developed over the years and how modern infrastructure allows for millions of passen...†More about this event
Hidden London: The ExhibitionHidden London: The ExhibitionHidden London: The ExhibitionExperience an 'abandoned' Tube station and discover stories about Churchill in the Blitz at the London Transport Museum's exhibition, Hidden London. Revealing secrets of disused Underground stations, the exhibition explores what lurks beneath the busy streets of London by taking visitors on an immersive journey through some of the capital's most se2020-05-25T00:00:00+01002021-01-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
London Transport Museum, 39† Wellington Street† † † WC2E 7BB
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event > Exhibitions
PRICINGAdult tickets from £16.50
DATES11th October 2019 to 1st January 2021
VENUELondon Transport Museum
Experience an 'abandoned' Tube station and discover stories about Churchill in the Blitz at the London Transport Museum's exhibition, Hidden London. Revealing secrets of disused Underground stations, the exhibition explores what lurks beneath the busy streets of London by taking visitors on an immersive journey through some of the capital's most se...†More about this event
Future EngineersFuture EngineersFuture EngineersExplore the world of transport engineering in the Future Engineers gallery, a permanent display at the London Transport Museum since July 2018. Test your skills, solve transport conundrums and enjoy interactive exhibits at the display designed to inspires an interest in STEM and to show the sheer range of jobs available in engineering. Young people2020-05-25T00:00:00+01002020-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
London Transport Museum, 39† Wellington Street† † † WC2E 7BB
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event > Kids Events > Theatre Productions - Puppets
DATES19th October 2018 to 31st December 2020
VENUELondon Transport Museum
Explore the world of transport engineering in the Future Engineers gallery, a permanent display at the London Transport Museum since July 2018. Test your skills, solve transport conundrums and enjoy interactive exhibits at the display designed to inspires an interest in STEM and to show the sheer range of jobs available in engineering. Young people...†More about this event

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Waitress
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