REHAB PARLIAMENTARY PANCAKE RACE
Victoria Tower Gardens, Westminster
Tue 13 Feb, 10am
A fixture for over 20 years, this pancake race features MPs, Lords and media folk in a really race with professional commentary by ITN’s Alastair Stewart. All proceeds go to Rehab’s brain injury services.
I BELIEVE IN UNICORNS
Wed 14 Feb-Sun 18 Feb
Wizard presents an enchanting tale about the power of books and one boy’s bravery by Michael Morpurgo. Tomas hates reading and school, but his world is turned upside down the day he meets the Unicorn Lady in his local library, a place where the books hold more than stories within their pages.
RIVOLI POP-UP CINEMA
Rivoli Ballroom, Brockley
Wed 14 Feb
Head to the Rivoli for a Valentine’s screening of 90s’ favourite Pretty Woman to enjoy with popcorn, hot dogs and comfy chairs. Take a date or some pals.
KENNINGTON CONFIDENTIAL MOVIE
Kennington Cinema Museum
Wed 14 Feb
Catch a secret movie. The cinema says it won’t be a romcom, and there’s a 1980s’ dress code (‘shoulder pads, perms, denim shirts, blazers and leg-warmers’). All proceeds go to Walking with the Wounded, a charity that helps wounded service personnel back into work.
Take your baby (soft flooring, toys, buggy parking and changing facilities provided) to a lunch-time comedy club for the parents, featuring two acts and a compere from the circuit. www.byobcomedy.com