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Buckingham Palace: 2010 Tickets Now On Sale
Buckingham Palace is the official London residence of Her Majesty The Queen and serves as both home and office...
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St Patrick's Day 2010
This 17 March, 2010, Irish men and women across the world will once again gather to wear green, drink beer, and march in parades. Yes, it's St. Patrick's Day again. And for this year's holiday (which will fall on a Saturday, for those keeping track), you can turn to LondonNet for all of your planning needs...
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The foolish are represented this week by Wedding Guest Owned by a Windmill and Riding Girl Falls Face First Into a Pile of Horse Manure. For connoisseurs we've the witty Post Box Shreds Mail from Holland. Our viral highlight of the week is the promo for new horror flick The Crazies which lets you put your friends faces in the film's trailer. Finally, we're all fed up with the cold, so let's bask in the balmy glory of Primrose Hill, as portrayed in Ilana Lorraine's upbeat music video I Choose Life.
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Top Attractions Sellers (04/02/10 - 17/02/10):
1. London Eye, 2. Buckingham Palace, 3. Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2009, 4. Bateaux Dinner Cruise, 5. Bath, Stonehenge, Salisbury and Magna Carta



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Diary: Christopher Robin and the Royal Hologram

When Christopher Robin went down with Alice, all they got to see of Buckingham Palace was the front of the place from way back behind the gates and they'd be grateful for that small chink of the monarch's light.

But these days, at least when August comes around, you can go right into the royal residence and have a wander down the corridors of state as if you were born to it.

That's quite a change in 70-odd years. What will it be like down Buck House in another three-score-years and ten?

Here's what the experts reckon: visitors will be granted an audience with the 90-year-old King William by way of super-3D-virtual-reality effects. Better still, you'll be able to choose from any royal personage from the past and any event, as performed by out of work actors in hologram.

One option is Wallace Simpson snogging Edward VIIIth in the broom cupboard, or howabout Queen Victoria pinching John Brown's behind? Probably, most will plump for Diana having a row with Prince Philip while Will Carling plays rugby with the little princes in the garden.

But until they sort out the technology, you'll just have to let your imagination do the work, says Alice.

- David Clee

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Entertainment

See below for what's currently happening in and around London:
Cinema | Classical | Comedy | Music | Theatre

- Cinema

The Lovely Bones. © 2009 by Paramount Pictures. All Rights Reserved.Blockbuster of the Week: The Lovely Bones (12A
Starring: Rachel Weisz, Mark Wahlberg, Saoirse Ronan
On her way home from school, 14-year-old Susie Salmon is lured to her death by neighbour George Harvey...
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Solomon Kane. Released by Entertainment Films Ltd.Action Movie of the Week: Solomon Kane (15)
Starring: James Purefoy, Mackenzie Crook, Max von Sydow
In the battle for England's glory in the 16th century, Solomon Kane leaves nothing but death and destruction in his wake...
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Crazy Heart. 20th Century FoxCritics' Choice of the Week: Crazy Heart (15)
Starring: Jeff Bridges, Maggie Gyllenhaal, James Keane, Anna Felix
Fifty-seven years-old and still touring rundown motels and bowling alleys, country and western singer Bad Blake...
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A-Z of London Cinemas, A-Z of London Films, A-Z of UK Cinemas, A-Z of UK Films, Cinema News, Top 10 Movies, New Films This Week, Forthcoming Releases, Interviews



- Classical and Dance

La traviata - Royal Opera HouseLa traviata - Royal Opera House
One of the most popular of all operas, loved for its drama, its excitement and its famous music...
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Top Classical and Dance Sellers (04/02/10 - 17/02/10):
1. Lucia Di Lammermoor, 2. Swan Lake, 3. The Elixir of Love, 4. Cinderella, 5. Sleeping Beauty



- Comedy

Ruby Wax - Losing It? - Richmond TheatreRuby Wax - Losing It? - Richmond Theatre
Ruby Wax and acclaimed musician Judith Owen combine their talents in a new show for one night only, prior to the West End...
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Top Comedy Sellers (04/02/10 - 17/02/10):
1. Frankie Boyle, 2. Dara O'Briain, 3. Jason Manford, 4. Lee Mack, 5. Jongleurs Comedy Club



- Music

Young Guns. Photo: Mirrors EpMotion City Soundtrack
By the time hotly-tipped, High Wycombe quintet Young Guns unleashed recent single Winter Kiss to the masses, it had been just over a year since they emerged to an unsuspecting UK rock scene...
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Top Music Sellers (04/02/10 - 17/02/10):
1. Jack Johnson, 2. Green Day, 3. Corinne Bailey Rae, 4. Paul Weller, 5. Muse



- Theatre

Waiting For Godot - Haymarket Theatre RoyalWaiting For Godot - Haymarket Theatre Royal
Two old friends meet to converse, joke and argue with themselves as they wait through one day and then another for the mysterious Godot...
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Top Theatre Sellers (04/02/10 - 17/02/10):
1. We Will Rock You, 2. Disney's The Lion King, 3. Les Miserables, 4. A Man Of No Importance, 5. Defending The Caveman



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Competition

Couples Retreat CompetitionCouples Retreat Competition
Win one of three copies of Couples Retreat on DVD...
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London Accommodation

The Cadogan - Knightsbridge (5*)

The Cadogan - Knightsbridge (5*)
Stay in the very suite where Oscar Wilde was arrested, shop till you drop at some of the most fashionable designer stores in the world and enjoy a traditional afternoon tea...
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Holiday Inn Express Southwark - Southwark (3*)

Holiday Inn Express Southwark - Southwark (3*)
Take a stroll along the river, visit the Tate Modern, or enjoy the views from the London Eye, without walking more than 15 minutes...
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West Cromwell Hotel - Earls Court (3* B&B)

West Cromwell Hotel - Earls Court (3* B&B)
Ideally located for visiting some of the best London attractions. These include the Natural History Museum, Science Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum...
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Albion House Hotel - Kings Cross (3* B&B)

Albion House Hotel - Kings Cross (3* B&B)
Albion House Hotel is situated in King's Cross, on a quiet square just a few minutes walk away from the mainline and underground stations...
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Top Hotels Sellers (04/02/10 - 17/02/10):
1. Athena Palace Hotel London - Turnpike Lane (2* Hotel), 2. Hyde Park Quality Apartments - Bayswater (3* Apartment), 3. Arriva Hotel - Kings Cross (2* Hotel), 4. Warwick Rooms London - Paddington (Budget Hotel), 5. Hyde Park Budget Apartments - Bayswater (Budget Apartment)

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