London Pride Festival

From 29 March to 1 April Valentines Mansion & Gardens is hosting a Festival of Art & Design, showing works from the Design Museum, St Martins College of Art & Design, The Royal College of Art, Redbridge Museum, and the Tate Gallery.

Works from the past 60 years by Howard Hodgkin, Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud, Damien Hirst, and others will be on show in spaces that have been opened up to contemporary art by the studio artists over the past three years.

The artists' studios will be showing new works on Thursday following the royal visit, and on Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 5pm. Valentines Mansion, near Gants Hill station, Ilford.