The London Dungeon is providing free entry to guests this Monday (15 January), to assist fight the results of Blue Monday.
Blue Monday is claimed to be probably the most miserable day of the 12 months for individuals within the Northern Hemisphere, when a mixture of chilly climate, darkish nights, empty financial institution accounts and dwindling festive reminiscences all collide. The thought was first posited again in 2005 by a journey firm as a advertising and marketing ploy to persuade us all into reserving holidays, and has since been written off as a ‘foolish declare’ and pseudoscience.
Then once more, why let the reality stand in the best way of a superb freebie? For those who’re at a free finish on Monday, head right down to the London Dungeon and say ‘Black Monday’* to employees once you purchase your ticket without spending a dime entry — although solely the primary 20 individuals will likely be admitted without spending a dime, so get there pronto.
Why the Dungeon? The thought is that immersing your self within the trials and tribulations of London previous — plague, witchcraft, conspiracies, Sweeney Todd, Jack the Ripper, that sort of vibe — will make you realise that basically, you have not received it so dangerous in spite of everything, and you may emerge out into the South Financial institution sunshine smiling and skipping. Or one thing like that.
Free tickets to the London Dungeon out there for the primary 20 individuals on Monday 15 January 2024.
*Not a typo — though the day is called ‘Blue Monday’, you’ll be able to all the time belief the Dungeon to take issues a number of shades darker.