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Bank Holiday August 2022: 5 things to do near South East London

If you’re not sure what your holiday weekend looks like, we have some inspiration for your plans.

To help you guess what’s going on in and around Warrington, we’ve put together a list of some events and activities to keep you busy.

You can also take a look at NOTews Shopper guide local events to stay in the loop.


Public holidays to expect in 2022


What’s happening near South East London this bank holiday weekend?

Here’s a roundup of some of the events happening near South East London between Friday August 26th and Monday August 29th bank holiday.

Cutty Sark Greenwich

Visit the historic sailing ship that was the fastest of its time and is now an award-winning tourist attraction in Greenwich. Perfect for kids and adults alike, you can join the crew and take part in a range of interactive activities and meet the characters on board the ship. And you can even claim the Cutty Sark Rig and experience life at sea. Get more info via the Cutty Sark website.

Cutty Sark (Pennsylvania)

Book a show in the West End

Treat the whole family to tickets to one of the many incredible and spectacular shows on offer in London’s West End. From the Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, Frozen, Hamilton or for the older ones The Book of Mormon. You can get tickets to one of the West End’s top shows via Ticket Master.

Southbank Center

Head to the world-renowned multi-hall arts center which hosts a range of programs for all to enjoy. Including art, theatre, dance, classical and contemporary, music, literature and even debate. To see the full list of events and programs, go to Southbank website now.

Comet Surrey: Bluewater (PA)Bluewater (Pennsylvania)

Take a Trip to Bluewater

Bluewater isn’t just a mall, it’s a host of events and things to do. Mini golf, cinema, young driver experience, Gravity trampoline park and more. Including the Hangloose Adventure, the new skywire which is England’s longest zipline set over the cliffs of Bluewater. You can find more information via the Bluewater website.

Greenwich and Docklands International Festival

The international festival is back and starts on August 26. Britain’s leading outdoor arts festival reinvents, produces and presents the growing repertoire of works that bring public space to life and engage diverse audiences. To find out more visit festival website now.