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The first of three films based on the Hatton Garden raid of £14 million worth of jewels has started shooting in the capital.

 

The Barbican continues to mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death with several productions this autumn.

 

Historic Clerkenwell is home to the Museum of London, which is marking 40 years of telling the capital’s story – from a mammoth’s jaw to Tom Daley’s swimming trunks. As it unveils designs for a move to Smithfield, director Sharon Ament tells Andre Paine about the ambitious expansion.

 

With Clerkenwell Design Week having recently appeared on our streets for the seventh time, we pick out ‘seven wonders’ from this year’s show.

 

The Blue Plaques scheme is marking its 150th anniversary with a new book, app and plans to commemorate the lives of Tommy Cooper, Elizabeth David and Samuel Beckett.

 

Stefi Orazi, a friend of The Post, is a graphic illustrator who wrote about her work and association with the Golden Lane estate in our pages a couple of years ago.

 

Photo Maltby, Source Lubetkin, courtesy John Allan

The Finsbury Health Centre, designed by Berthold Lubetkin, has inspired a book that’s in the running for the prize for the funniest novel of the year.

 

An online exhibition and book, Building the Brutal, features previously unseen photographs of the final construction of the Barbican.

 

With more than 50 participants in 2015, the Fringe activity is a vibrant element of CDW that’s not be missed.

 

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