The 7th February 2012 marks the bicentenary of the birth of Charles Dickens, literary genius, social commentator non pareil and of course, gin lover. There’s a whole host of fantastic events happening throughout the year from major exhibitions to literary events to punch drinking. The ‘Charles Dickens and London’ exhibition (“The best celebration of Dickens’ legacy.” ***** The Independent ) at The Museum of London is a total must as we can attest. Go now.
Find out more about Dickens in 2012 here – http://www.dickens2012.org/