Views over the river Thames with the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye lit up, as darkness begins to fall over the capital.

Best London nightlife

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Public transport must only be used for essential journeys. If you need to make an essential journey, it is advised that you walk or cycle where possible. 

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Events have been cancelled, and many attractions, restaurants, pubs, theatres, public spaces and other venues have temporarily closed.  

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London is famed for its nightlife, offering world-class London theatres, best clubs in the West End, an alternative Camden scene, cool nights out in Shoreditch and more. From evenings of comedy, theatre, music or a night out on the town, there are plenty of fun things to do in London at night.

Nightlife in London

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