Here are a few upcoming events in London…

London Cocktail Week – 3rd-9th Oct (

Lambeth Palace Garden Open Day – Friday Oct 7th, £5

Battle of Hastings re-enactment – Sat Oct 8th 10.00am, free. Near Apsley House/Hyde Park Corner/Wellington Arch

London Restaurant Festival – 1st-31st Oct (

Chocolate Show – 14th-16th October, Olympia

Africa on the Square – Oct 15th, 12.00-18.00, free, Trafalgar Square. Music/dance/fashion, stalls/food

Diwali Festival – Oct 16th, Trafalgar Square. Music/performances/food (

American Football – Giants v Rams (Oct 23rd), Redskins v Bengals (Oct 30th)

Pro Cycling – oct 25th-30th. Lee Valley stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Top cycling/music/special guests. Mark Cavendish riding