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Seasonal treats at London Review Bookshop’s late shopping evening Things to do FESTIVAL OF CULTURE: UCL’s eclectic Festival of Culture — which showcases the university’s current research — has several excellent events today. Highlights include a discussion about why American English is considered substandard, a look at representations of Roma, Gypsies and Travellers in art…

August-September is when sunflowers usually bloom in the UK — and plenty of farms and fields near London invite you to pick your own. If you’re making a special journey, check ahead to ensure the flowers are out. British summers are anything but predictable. Pick your own sunflowers at Garsons Farm, Esher, Surrey Image: Garsons …