October 2017 Saturday
See TfL's very own sisterhood in all their glory at 'Poster Girls', the London Transport Museum's latest major exhibition displaying work from key female graphic artists who have designed for London Transport and Transport for London in the 20th and 21st centuries. See beautiful, original posters from the museum’s collection and letters, ceramics, photographs and original artworks providing context for the works. This is girl power in all its glory. Find out more here.
October 2017 Thursday
Twin Peaks Festival
Just as David Lynch's nightmarish telenovela returned to screens earlier this year, so too the Official Twin Peaks UK Festival returns to London this weekend. Fans of them eerie melodrama will get to meet major characters including eyebrow-wielding Audrey Horne (Sherilyn Fenn), sagacious Deputy Hawk (Michael Horse) and is-it-us-or-is-he-really-dull? James Hurley (James Marshall).The festival, now in its eighth year, transforms Hornsey Town Hall into a Lynchian realm of sinister cabaret and endless cherry pie — recreating the Great Northern Hotel bar (not the one in King's Cross), Double R Club, Roadhouse (not the one in Covent Garden) and Black Lodge. You also get to climb inside a train car and witness the brutal slaughter of Laura Palmer. Something to look forward to then. The Official Twin Peaks UK Festival is at Hornsey Town Hall, from 7-8 October. Tickets from £65.