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04 Aug 2014

IH London social programme 04 August - 10 August

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As July turns into August the IH London social programme looks to keep spirits high with a range of exciting activities available this week.

 Monday 04 August - Free salsa lesson for all levels.

It doesn’t matter if you’ve got two left feet or are the next salsa superstar, there’s room to improve and impress at Zoo Bar on Monday night.

Tuesday 05 August - Walking tour of Central London.

If you’re new to the city or even a veteran, you’ll be sure to learn a wide variety of interesting facts to impress your friends back home. Do you know why London telephone boxes are so tall? Or how about which green substance we like to have with our fish and chips? These are just a few of the questions that’ll be answered if you join us on Tuesday.

Wednesday 06 August - Tour of the Houses of Parliament.

We’ve got the special opportunity to visit the home of British Democracy, the Houses of Parliament. With an extensive audio tour, you’ll learn all about the history of one of Europe’s most famous buildings while also being able to observe where some of Britain’s leading political figures made their name.

Thursday 07 August - ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ at the IMAX cinema

View this summer’s hit blockbuster ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ at the IMAX cinema on the Southbank. Not only has it been described as a ‘classy piece of cinema’ it’s also being shown on the biggest screen in Britain at the BFI IMAX. Don’t worry if you can’t make the first showing as we’ll be going twice on the same day.

Friday 08 August - Pub quiz

If you fancy yourself as a bit of a ‘clever clogs’ as we say in Britain, come down to our Pub Quiz onFriday. A British tradition where you’ll be sure to meet some interesting characters and chat to some fellow students, while we provide you with some excellent facts to wow your friends.

Saturday 09 August - Tottenham Hotspur vs. Schalke FC

Go and watch one of London’s premier football teams as Tottenham Hotspur take on Schalke in a key pre-season fixture ahead of the new season.

Head down to the social programme desk on the ground floor to book a place on any of these activities and excursions and what out what else the social programme can offer you.

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