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London South Bank University started life as the Borough Polytechnic Institute and has been part of the local landscape for since 1892 making it one of the capital's oldest universities today. Courses are available on a wide range of arts and science subjects from accounting to architecture resulting in undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

 

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Waterloo Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
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Library Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
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H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  22% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £66  39% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
Situated just a five minute walk from London Waterloo Station, the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is nearby to many central London locations, with the London ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £87  26% off
2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from London South Bank University
The Hilton London Bankside is a purpose built hotel with a four-storey glass atrium, 292 rooms and fitness centre, complete with swimming pool, and an opulent ... More
 
 
 
 
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London Executive Schools
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
5 Westminster Bridge Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 3 minutes from London South Bank University
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
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Licensed to Ill
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 30th November to 24th December 2016 - Various Times
London South Bank University, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from London South Bank University
A brash, big-hearted new show about the Beastie Boys, hip hop's most notorious pranksters - presented by The Corner Shop Events....More
 
 
 
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A Family In Wartime
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 12th December 2015 to 31st December 2016 - 10am-6pm
London South Bank University, Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
Photographs, personal testimonies, posters, film and paintings exploring how one ordinary family, the Allpresses, faced the daily challenge of living in London during the Second World ...More
 
 
 
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Living With The Lights On
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 7th to 23rd December 2016
London South Bank University, 66 The Cut, SE1 | 8 minutes from London South Bank University
Returning to The Young Vic for a limited run, one man show Living With The Lights On sees Mark Lockyer share his personal story of an ...More
 
 
 
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Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from London South Bank University
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
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The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
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The Young Vic
London > Entertainment > Theatres
66 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from London South Bank University
Knocked together out of breeze blocks for a minimal budget in 1970, Lawrence Olivier's experimental theatre was intended to last for five years, and provide an ... More
 
 
 
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Alma Enterprises
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from London South Bank University
After five years at 1 Vyner Street Alma Enterprises, the project-space which began as a base for successful young artists' collective 'Land', moved to this new ... More
 
 
 
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St George's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
One of two cathedrals in Southwark, St George's Cathedral opened in 1848 as the first Catholic cathedral in the UK after the Reformation. The impressive building ... More
 
 
 
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
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Silverprint
London > Shopping > Specialists
120 London Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from London South Bank University
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Mercato Metropolitano
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from London South Bank University
At 45,000 square foot, new Italian market Mercato Metropolitano has no shortage of artisanal talent. Housed in a disused paper factory, it brings together bakers, fishmongers, ... More
 
 
 
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Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from London South Bank University
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 3 minutes from London South Bank University
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Unit 4, Metro Central, 119 Newington Green Causway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from London South Bank University
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The Laughing Gravy
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
154 Blackfriars Road, Southwark, SE1 | 4 minutes from London South Bank University
International cuisine. Booking advised for lunch. Separate room for parties. Tables on patio. ... More
 
 
 
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London Palace Superbowl
London > Leisure > Activities
1st Floor, Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
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UK Thai Chi
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Arrol House, Rockingham Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
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Red Cross Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
76 Redcross Way, SE1 | 8 minutes from London South Bank University
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Elephant and Castle Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Newington Causeway Road, SE1 | 4 minutes from London South Bank University
After a lengthy closure, the historic Elephant and Castle pub reopened in summer 2016 revealing a re-imagined interior ... More
 
 
 
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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from London South Bank University
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
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National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from London South Bank University
Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation and refreshment to weary pilgrims, merchants and travellers on their way up from ... More
 
 
 
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Ministry of Sound
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from London South Bank University
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
Imbibe
London > Nightlife > Bars
173 Blackfriars Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
From the outside, Imbibe looks fairly unpromising - a brash wash of colour frames a series of large modern, windows. Inside, a strong 70s retro theme ... More
 
 
 
The Ring
London > Nightlife > Bars
72 Blackfriars Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from London South Bank University
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Ministry of Sound
London > Business > Venue Hire
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from London South Bank University
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
Siobhan Davies Studios
London > Business > Venue Hire
85 St George's Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from London South Bank University
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
 

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The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 4th June 2017 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from London South Bank University

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
Dreamgirls
Dreamgirls
Theatre | Until 11th March 2017 

Savoy Theatre 4 minutes walk from London South Bank University

A multi-award winning hit on Broadway and a 2006 film starring Beyonce, Dreamgirls returns thirty-five years after the original 1981Tony ...More

 
Hair by Sam McKnight
Hair by Sam McKnight
Exhibitions | Until 12th March 2017 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Somerset House celebrates the work of master hairstylist Sam McKnight this autumn with major exhibition Hair by Sam McKnight. The ...More

 
Hair by Sam McKnight
Hair by Sam McKnight
Exhibitions | Until 12th March 2017 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Somerset House celebrates the work of master hairstylist Sam McKnight this autumn with major exhibition Hair by Sam McKnight. The ...More

 
Fortnum's Christmas Arcade
Fortnum's Christmas Arcade
Seasonal | Until 1st January 2017 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Back for a second year, the Fortnum & Mason Christmas Arcade transforms the West Wing of Somerset House into a ...More

 
Skate At Somerset House
Skate At Somerset House
Seasonal | Until 15th January 2017 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from London South Bank University

The grand 18th-century courtyard of Somerset House makes for a spectacular backdrop for one of the most popular ice rinks ...More

 
Gamelan Winter Chimes
Concerts | On 11th December 2016 

Southbank Centre 11 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Musicians from Southbank Centre's community Gamelan programme perform an array of mystical repertoire showcasing gongs, chimes and metallophones, as well ...More

Philharmonia Orchestra: Christmas Classics
Concerts | On 11th December 2016 

Southbank Centre 11 minutes walk from London South Bank University

David Hill conducts the orchestra, with soprano Ailish Tynan and The Bach Choir, for some festive favourites including Leroy Anderson's ...More

Film Scores Live
Film Scores Live
Concerts | Until 25th June 2017 

Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall 11 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Starting in October 2016, Southbank Centre presents Film Scores Live, a year-long series that shines a light on some of ...More

 
The Rekorderlig Cider Lodge
The Rekorderlig Cider Lodge
Seasonal | Until 22nd January 2017 

Southbank Centre 11 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Part of the Southbank Centre Winter Festival celebrations, The Rekorderlig Cider Lodge is back for 2016, offering a cosy pit ...More

 
 
 
 
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