The year is flying by already and somehow it’s already April. So what are your plans? If you haven’t made any yet, fear not. Our round up of what’s going on in London this month will have you covered.

Pick Me Up: Graphic Arts Festival 2013

18 – 28 April

Daily 10.00-18.00 (Last admission 17.15)

Until 22.00 Thursdays (Last admission 21.15)

Embankment Galleries

£8, concessions £6, Festival Pass £15

This month will see the return of the UK’s original contemporary graphic arts festival, with its 11-day celebration of graphic art, design and illustration. From showcasing and selling original artworks and limited edition prints from the industries finest, to an eclectic mix of quirky family workshops, lively evening events and creative forums; this festival really does have something for everyone.

London Marathon 2013 21 April 2013 The mass start is at 9:45 from Greenwich Park. Celebrity runners start at the green start in St John’s Park. Some runners who will have a fast finish time will start at the blue point with the athletes. All of the courses join up after 2.8 miles in Woolwich. If you’re one of the motivated people who have been training day and night to run in the London Marathon this year, we salute you! Not only is it great for your health but of course all the money raised goes to some fantastic causes. Whether you come first or last, you should congratulate yourself for taking part. So make sure to treat yourself to something new when it’s all over! Our Brand Manager, Rebecca Luton, is taking part this year so don't forget to show your support by sponsoring her.

London Coffee Festival

25-28 April 2013

Old Truman Brewery

Brick Lane

Last but definitely not least, the four day London Coffee Festival is a must for all lovers of the brewed black beverage. Featuring everything from a True Artisan Cafe in Soho, music at the Hyde Park bandstand and food stalls in Shoreditch; the London Coffee Festival is not to be missed. Find out more now at the festival's official website.