BlueFire Marketing Announces Launch of New Healthcare Reminder Service

Released on: May 31, 2013, 4:02 am
Author: Andy AuGustin 
Industry: Healthcare

Atlanta, GA, May 31, 2013, 4:02 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — BlueFire Marketing, a fully integrated marketing firm, announced today the launch of a text message marketing reminder service for healthcare providers. This service allows them to automatically remind patients of upcoming appointments. This reduces time and cost for healthcare providers who manually and individually call patients to remind them of their appointments.

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Chinese Opium Pipes Displayed in London for the First Time

Released on: May 30, 2013, 9:04 am
Author: LondonTown.com
Industry: Travel

Exhibition tells the extraordinary story of opium smoking in 19th-century China.

May 30, 2013, 9:04 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — A remarkable selection of antique Chinese opium pipes is going on display on June 5th in central London, the first time such items have ever been seen in the United Kingdom. The pipes mainly date from the 19th -century and reflect the Chinese obsession with smoking opium, which they did through richly decorated pipes made from bamboo, porcelain, ivory, horn and jade. The exhibition – called Opium – will be at Maggs Bros bookshop at 50 Berkeley Square until the end of July and entrance is free. Berkeley Square is in the centre of Mayfair and surrounded by excellent restaurants and bars – for more information see LondonTown.com. It is also within easy reach of all London mainline stations such as Euston. See LondonTown.com for a wide range of hotels near Euston that are available for booking.

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Museum of Everything opens at London’s Southbank

Released on: May 30, 2013, 9:01 am
Author: LondonTown.com
Industry: Travel

Hayward Gallery to showcase fascinating collection of outsider art curated by the cult Museum of Everything.

May 30, 2013, 9:01 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — One of the world’s quirkiest art galleries will be taking over the Hayward Gallery on Waterloo’s Southbank this summer. The Museum of Everything is a museum dedicated to unusual, underground, lost and forgotten artists that tours Britain and the world and will be in the Hayward Gallery from June 11th to August 26th. Tickets are available from the Southbank’s website and further information can be found at LondonTown.com, where you will also be able to find booking information for hotels near Waterloo.

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Lowry exhibition to open at Tate Britain in June

Released on: May 30, 2013, 8:58 am
Author: LondonTown.com
Industry: Travel

Discover Lowry’s London when visiting the summer’s blockbuster exhibition.

May 30, 2013, 8:58 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — One of Britain’s greatest painters of urban landscapes will be the focus of a major exhibition this year at one of the world’s greatest urban galleries. LS Lowry’s extraordinary paintings of life in British cities from the mid-20 th century will be displayed at Tate Britain from June 29th. This is the first time Lowry has been exhibited on this scale on London and the exhibition is previewed at LondonTown.com. The Tate Britain gallery in Pimlico is located close to Victoria station, and visitors to LondonTown.com can book accommodation at a wide range of London hotels near Victoria to suit all budgets.

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Meet London’s Latest Cult Heroes

Released on: May 30, 2013, 8:48 am
Author: LondonTown.com
Industry: Travel

The Grant Museum’s tweeting moles are among the highlights at one of London’s most peculiar small museums.

May 30, 2013, 8:48 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — If you want to see something a little different next time you are in London, you need to head to one of London’s most peculiar museums, where the highlights on display include a jar full of pickled moles. The Grant Museum is located in Bloomsbury, just a short distance from King’s Cross station, and if you visit LondonTown.com you can explore the huge number of hotels near King’s Cross that are available for booking.

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Rare Chinese Paintings Unveiled at V&A

Released on: May 30, 2013, 8:44 am
Author: LondonTown.com
Industry: Travel

Stunning exhibition of historic Chinese paintings going on display at the V&A Museum in October.

May 30, 2013, 8:44 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — The V&A Museum in South Kensington have announced that Masterpieces of Chinese Painting 700-1900 will be their major exhibition this winter. The exhibition will show more than 70 works including some of the earliest surviving Chinese paintings, the majority of which are Buddhist banners and screens, and it will also feature many exceptionally rare works from international collections. Many of these masterpieces have never been seen in Europe before and they include what is considered to be one of the longest paintings in the world. The exhibition is open for advance bookings and tickets cost £12. For information on this and other exhibitions at the V&A see LondonTown.com, where you can also find great details for hotels near Paddington and Victoria, both of which are a short tube ride from South Kensington.

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Canalival brings carnival atmosphere to Regent’s Canal

Released on: May 29, 2013, 5:58 am
Author: LondonTown.com
Industry: Travel

London’s first and only floating carnival looks to make waves in Hackney

May 29, 2013, 5:58 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — Waterway to spend a Saturday, eh? More than four thousand landlubbing revellers will take to the water of Regent’s Canal on rafts, punts, kayaks and inflatable dinghies on Saturday 1st June in a party procession from Hoxton and then eastwards towards Victoria Park. This free “calamitous cavalcade” of “raucous nonsense” invites guests to BYO (both boats and booze) for what organisers describe as London’s “first and only floating carnival”.

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World’s best One Day cricket sides gather in London

Released on: May 29, 2013, 5:55 am
Author: LondonTown.com
Industry: Travel

Seventh and final ICC Champions Trophy takes place at The Oval in June

May 29, 2013, 5:55 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — Forget this summer’s Ashes series between England and Australia for a moment because before that oh-so small rivalry plays out, the world’s best One Day cricketers from the eight top One Day International sides gather in England and Wales this June for the seventh and final ICC Champions Trophy. Four round-robin group games and one semi-final will be played at The Oval in south London during the competition, which runs between 6th and 23rd June 2013.

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Open Garden Squares Weekend returns to London

Released on: May 29, 2013, 5:51 am
Author: LondonTown.com
Industry: Travel

Over 200 of the city’s hidden green spaces to open their gates to the public over the second weekend of June this summer

May 29, 2013, 5:51 am — /EPR NETWORK/ — Leafy London is celebrated on the weekend of Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th June with the opening of 215 private gardens all over the capital in the annual Open Garden Squares Weekend. Members of the public can visit a wide range of gardens located across 27 London boroughs – from historic, well-groomed, traditional squares in swish neighbourhoods to the new and experimental, including contemporary community allotments, roof gardens and ecology centres.

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