Star Wars fans visiting the UK , need to check out Star Wars Identities at London ' s O2 area . The exhibition is open until September 2017 and allows fans to design their own character , as well as view original artwork from the film along with costumes and props . Editor Amanda Sweeney and Band Manager Jonathan Banks visited and created : Vipper and Jubble ( see pic ) and both said the trip was " An awesome experience ." More info : www . starwarsidentities . com
LEADING FEMALE VOICES JOIN THOUSANDS OF WOMEN AT WOW – WOMEN OF THE WORLD FESTIVAL 2017 TO CALL FOR SWIFTER CHANGE
Following a year of change and political upheaval across the globe , with a questioning of women ’ s roles and rights , famous female artists , writers and activists including Gillian Anderson , Angela Davis , Sandi Toksvig , Jennifer Nadel , Catherine Mayer , Elif Şafak , Fatima Manji , Lydia X . Z . Brown , Reni Eddo-Lodge , Gemma Cairney , Margaret Hodge MP , Harriet Harman MP , Baroness Jenkin , and Bettany Hughes are uniting to call for solutions to modern societal challenges for women .
For more information visit www . southbankcentre . co . uk / wow
For further press information please contact the Southbank Centre press office : Naomi Burgoyne , Senior Press Manager : naomi . burgoyne @ southbankcentre . co . uk / 020 7921 0824 or Naomi French , Press Officer , naomi . french @ southbankcentre . co . uk / 020 7921 0678
WOW Day Passes (£ 22 ) and WOW 3-Day Pass (£ 50 ) - please note some events at WOW are separately ticketed and cannot be accessed as part of the Day Pass . Please refer to the website for ticketing information on standalone events .
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Events go on sale to Southbank Centre members on Thursday 15 December and to the general public on Friday 16 December .
Tickets for Angela Davis will go on sale 17 January 2017 .