Violence is not the answer.
Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’
What: The first solo exhibition by Band of Skulls vocalist and bassist Emma Richardson showcases paintings inspired by the new album.
Why: See the music.
When: Today-12 Feb. Daily, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Londonewcastle Project Space, 28 Redchurch St., E2 7DP.
Shopbop Launches Free Shipping to the UK
What: Popular American shopping site now show prices in pounds with free shipping to the UK (and no hidden charges).
Why: Charlotte Ronson, Madewell, Made by Dawn and other exclusive brands.
When: You can’t afford a plane ticket.
Where: Online at shopbop.com.
Stories Before Bedtime
What: Late-night story time gets an anti-Valentine’s Day twist with unlikely romance tales and gin and tonics.
Why: Remember how nice it was to be read to before bed?
When: Fri., 10:30 p.m.
Where: Criterion Theatre, Piccadilly Circus, W1V 9LB. Tickets (£12.50) online at ticketmaster.co.uk.
Films at The Yard
What: Rooftop Film Club screens classic and cult watches in London’s first warehouse cinema.
Why: Stick around after the movie to eat, drink and dance to midnight at the bar.
When: 18 Feb.-3 Mar. Mon.-Fri., 8 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 7:30 p.m.
Where: Queen’s Yard, White Post Ln., E9 5EN. Tickets (£9) online at the-yard.co.uk.
Beyond the Valley Closing-Down Sale
What: Everything must go from the inspirational fashion, design and lifestyle store/gallery.
Why: For old time’s sake.
When: Today-29 Feb. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., 12:30-5 p.m.
Where: 2 Newburgh St., W1F 7RD (020 7437 7338).
Photo: Courtesy of Emma Richardson and Londonewcastle Project Space