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Moctezuma: Aztec Ruler at The British Museum
This major exhibition explores Aztec civilisation through the divine, military and political role of the last elected ruler, Moctezuma II (reigned AD 1502-1520)...
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Top Attractions Sellers (14/05/09 - 27/05/09):
1. London Eye, 2. Madame Tussauds, 3. Buckingham Palace, 4. Picasso: Challenging the Past, 5. Alton Tower



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Property Owners to Cash in on Boris' Giveaway

There's an infamous derelict office tower down in Colliers Wood that regularly wins Worst Building in London type competitions.

Everyone agrees it's a terrible eyesore. Nearly everyone wants to see the thing knocked down.

But because it's so close to Colliers Wood tube station it would have to be taken apart brick by blackened brick for safety's sake. The owners say that's too expensive.

Permission has been given for it to be redeveloped into flats. But because of the slump in property prices, the owners say that's not worth the effort.

In steps Boris Johnson, who is thinking about shoving loads of cash the owners way to help out with the redevelopment. Nice one!

Dear Boris,

I've got a huge old non-flat screen TV that dominates the living room. No one likes it anymore. But humping it downstairs would ruin the newly painted walls and, anyway, I don't fancy shelling out for one of those High Definition jobs until all the channels are broadcast in HD.

I hear you have a scheme for people in my tricky situation. A few grand should cover it. TIA.

- David Clee

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Entertainment

See below for what's currently happening in and around London:
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- Cinema

Drag Me To Hell. Photo Credit: RannamaarI. C.C.LicenseDrag Me To Hell (15)
Starring: Justin Long, Alison Lohman
Christine Brown works in Los Angeles as a loans officer...
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Beyonce Knowles and Idris Elba star in Screen Gems' thriller OBSESSED. Sony Pictures ReleasingSexy Thriller of the Week: Obsessed (12A)
Starring: Idris Elba, Beyonce Knowles, Ali Larter
Derek Charles is a high flying investment banker with a beautiful...
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12 Rounds. Fox UK FilmRevenge Thriller of the Week: 12 Rounds (12A)
Starring: John Cena, Aidan Gillen, Ashley Scott
New Orleans police officer Danny Fisher is part of the task squad...
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A-Z of London Films, A-Z of London Cinemas, A-Z of UK Cinemas, Cinema News, Top 10 Movies, New Films This Week, Forthcoming Releases, Interviews



- Classical and Dance

The Four Seasons - HRP Hampton Court PalaceThe Four Seasons - HRP Hampton Court Palace
One of the UK's most exciting music events...
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Top Classical and Dance Sellers (14/05/09 - 27/05/09):
1. Madam Butterfly, 2. Cosi Fan Tutte, 3. The Nutcracker, 4. Ondine, 5. Carlos Acosta & Guest Artists



- Comedy

Dylan Moran: What It Is - Apollo TheatreDylan Moran: What It Is - Apollo Theatre
After his sell-out UK tour Dylan Moran returns to the West End stage...
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Top Comedy Sellers (14/05/09 - 27/05/09):
1. The Comedy Store, 2. Rob Brydon, 3. Ross Noble, 4. Tim Minchin, 5. Michael McIntyre



- Music

Exhibition Road Music Day 2009. FreeExhibition Road Music Day 2009 (21 June 2009)
Free international music and culture festival...
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Top Music Sellers (14/05/09 - 27/05/09):
1. Coldplay, 2. Nine Inch Nails, 3. Tom Jones, 4. Lily Allen, 5. U2



- Theatre

Legally Blonde - The Musical - Savoy TheatreLegally Blonde, The Musical - Savoy Theatre
College sweetheart and homecoming queen Elle Woods doesn't take 'no' for an answer...
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Top Theatre Sellers (14/05/09 - 27/05/09):
1. War Horse, 2. Les Misérables, 3. The Woman In Black, 4. The Phantom of the Opera, 5. Romeo and Juliet

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Competition

Fermat's Room CompetitionFermat's Room Competition
To celebrate the release of Fermat's Room, LondonNet is giving away five Rubiks Cubes...
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London Accommodation

London Marriott Grosvenor Square - Grosvenor Square (5*)

London Marriott Grosvenor Square - Grosvenor Square (5*)
Fusing contemporary chic with classic luxury, the 5-star London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square is London's best address...
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Marriott County Hall - Westminster (4*)

Marriott County Hall - Westminster (4*)
If you're looking for a luxurious hotel with breathtaking views over the River Thames towards Big Ben and the House of Parliament then Marriott County Hall is the place for you...
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Ibis London Earls Court - Earls Court (3*)

Ibis London Earls Court - Earls Court (3*)
The Ibis London Earls Court is located in West London, just a few minutes from Earls Court Exhibition Centre, West Brompton and Earls Court underground station...
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Royal Guest House - Shepherds Bush (2*)

Royal Guest House - Shepherds Bush (2*)
As Royal Guest House has just been refurbished, and continental breakfast is included in the price, the 24-hour access rooms here are great value for money...
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Top Hotels Sellers (14/05/09 - 27/05/09):
1. New Pembury Hotel - Finsbury Park (3* Hotel), 2. Warwick Rooms London - Paddington (Budget Hotel), 3. Hyde Park Whiteleaf Hotel - Bayswater (1* Hotel), 4. Pimlico Inn - Victoria (Budget Hotel), 5. Holly House Hotel London - Victoria (1* Hotel)

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