What's On this Weekend 9/10 Sept

Gruffalos, Ladybirds and Other Beasts: Julia Donaldson

Head to Leicester Square Theatre to see the queen of rhyme in action

On Blackheath

Lots on for families at the Blackheath Festival this weekend. Cross fingers for sunshine!

The Great River Race

London's river marathon from Millwall to Ham kicks off 9.30am Saturday.

Billy and the Minpins: An Exhibition

Quentin Blake illustrates Roald Dahl's Billy and the Minpins, exhibition and book.

Pug-a-Doodle-Do book launch at Tales on Moon Lane

Pens at the ready at this lovely Herne Hill bookshop