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Head to the Crawdaddy! Soul club night for floorfillers from the likes of Jackie Wilson, The Four Tops, The Marvelettes, Edwin Starr, Martha Reeves, Otis Redding, The Sonics, Fleur De Lys, Spencer Davis Group, Kinks, The Who, The Small Faces, The Specials, The Beat, The Jam, Dexys, Dusty Springfield and many more!
In Ancient Greece, the word for school, scholee, also meant ‘leisure’. Education was a pleasure, a privilege freely chosen by the freeborn citizens of Athens. The Idler Academy, which launched earlier this year, wants to bring this spirit of cultivated leisure to the 21st century, and cross it with the lively atmosphere of an 18th century coffeehouse. We’ve met up with founder Tom Hodgkinson to find out why we should be going back to school.
Bored during the weekend? Fancy trying out something new? Join Rebecca McWattie as she explores different areas of London on a vintage day out.
Is there a lovelier way of spending a grey Sunday in January than catching up …