Welcome to 'This is London'
Published since 1956, THIS IS LONDON is the longest established magazine for international visitors, distributed at top London hotels. It provides up-to-date information on events, shows, museums, restaurants and shopping across the capital plus an online ticketing service.
In this issue
Event of the week
THE 2017 VIRGIN MONEY LONDON MARATHON
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince Harry, will start the Virgin Money London Marathon at 10.00 on Sunday 23 April, spearheading the Heads Together campaign to end stigma and change the conversation on mental health for everyone.
Music of the week
IDINA MENZEL ROYAL ALBERT HALL CONCERT
After releasing her fifth solo studio album idina. last autumn, Tony Award-winning superstar Idina Menzel will return to the UK to perform at the Royal Albert Hall on Thursday 15 June, with other dates across the UK.
Theatre of the week
ON THE TOWN AT OPEN AIR THEATRE
Playing 19 May to 1 July, the opening production of the 2017 season at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, On The Town, is based on a concept by Jerome Robbins with music by Leonard, including the hit song ‘New York, New York’.
Must see exhibition
HM THE QUEEN OPENS CENTRE FOR ELEPHANT CARE
ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s brand new Centre for Elephant Care was given the royal seal of approval as Her Majesty The Queen, accompanied by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, officially unveiled the elephants’ £2m new home.