John Orwell Sports Centre  

 
 
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Tench Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W 2QD
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Weekdays: 7am-10pm; Sat: 9am-6pm; Sun: 9am-7pm
 

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Underground Stations

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Tower Hill Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Aldgate East Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Wapping Overground Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
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City Quay Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
Arch Car Parking
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Tower Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £72  28% off
Guoman Tower, E1Q | 10 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
It's the location on the River Thames that give this hotel next to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge a wow factor. It's also very ... More
 
 
 
Grange Tower Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £80  35% off
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 12 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel combines luxury accommodation and events facilities, making it a great choice for your stay whether it's business or leisure oriented. Within ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London Commercial Road
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £49  38% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 14 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Sanctuary
London > Leisure > Fitness
12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 2.8 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre
This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
 
 
 
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Catalyst Health and Fitness Ltd
London > Leisure > Fitness
30 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 3.3 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre
Catalyst personal trainers are among the best in London. Get fit without doing yourself an injury, lose weight with a specially devised programme or build your ... More
 
 
 
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Caroline Pick Yoga
London > Leisure > Fitness
131 Brecknock Road, N19 | 4.6 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre
Yoga from within from one of the UK's foremost practitioners. Caroline Pick uses yoga to exercise the body as an extension of the mind, and her ... More
 
 
 
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Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
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45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 12 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
 
 
 
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 14 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 20 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 6th March 2017 at 9am-5.15pm & Tuesday 7th March 2017 at 8.30am-5pm
John Orwell Sports Centre, 50 Porters Walk, E1W | 5 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 16th April 2017 - 12noon-10.30pm
John Orwell Sports Centre, 50 Porters Walk, E1W | 5 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
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Meatopia
London > Events > Foodie Events  Dates: 1st, 2nd and 3rd September 2017
John Orwell Sports Centre, 50 Porters Walk, E1W | 5 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
London's meatiest food festival, Meatopia returns once again in 2017. Originally conceived by the late Josh Ozersky, the concept is the biggest festival of BBQ and ...More
 
 
 
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 9 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, variety shows ... More
 
 
 
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The Mahogany Bar
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Wilton's Music Hall, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 9 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
The famous Mahogany Bar at Wilton's Music Hall has reopened after more than 50 years on the sidelines. Sadly, last orders were called at the bar ... More
 
 
 
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London Theatre Company
London > Entertainment > Theatres
One Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 14 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
What Nicholas Hytner did next: after 12 years as director of the National Theatre, the theatre chief is building a theatre from the ground up. Designed ... More
 
 
 
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The Wapping Project
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 6 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
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Brunel Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London SE16 | 8 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Within the original engine house in Tunnel Road, SE16, this permanent exhibition commemorates the world's first subaqueous tunnel built by Sir Marc Isambard Brunel assisted by ... More
 
 
 
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Tower Bridge Exhibition
London > Attractions > Museums
Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its ... More
 
 
 
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St Katharine Docks World Food Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 9 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Re-launched as the St Katharine Docks World Food Market in 2016, the weekly market now offers a diversified range of street food ... More
 
 
 
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The Kiosk at Le Pont de la Tour
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
36D Shad Thames, SE1 | 10 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
A small store serving take away coffee, sandwiches and salads, The Kiosk is run by ... More
 
 
 
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St John Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 72 Druid Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 12 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Fegus Henderson's St John stable extends from the restaurant by Smithfield to this bakery in Bermondsey. Although primarily a wholesalers, St John Bakery does open its shutters ... More
 
 
 
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II Bordello
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
81 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 2 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Giant portions, fresh ingredients and a tasty full-bodied house wine: this is everything a neighbourhood Italian restarant should be, and still only a fraction more expensive ... More
 
 
 
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Laksha Bay
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
83 Wapping Lane, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 2 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Laksha Bay is a smart Indian dining room, with cuisine influenced by the idyllic Lakshadweep archipelago. The authentic Indian cuisine celebrates home-style favourites and fresh, flavoursome ... More
 
 
 
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Lilly's Restaurant
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
75 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 2 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Extremely popular local diner in the American style, with child-friendly service, excellent steaks, delicious side orders and an atmosphere of contented enjoyment. Lilly's supports local traders ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 30 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 31 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 33 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
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Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
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Potters Fields Park
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41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 20 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
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The Captain Kidd
London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 3 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
The real magic of Wapping's riverside Captain Kidd pub is outside on the L-shaped patio. The Thames is rather narrow here and so the action seems ... More
 
 
 
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Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 6 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Once known as the 'Devil's Tavern' thanks to its delinquent clientele, the Prospect of Whitby is one of the oldest pubs in London - and the ... More
 
 
 
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The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
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Studio Spaces
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 2, 110 Pennington Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 6 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
A state-of-the-art photographic studio by day, club by night, Studio Spaces E1 is home to respected electronic clubnight organisers The Hydra. The fully-licensed venue in the ... More
 
 
 
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Trade Union
London > Nightlife >
Thomas More Square, E1W | 6 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
The team behind the Grand Union bars have now ventured into new territory with the opening of Trade Union. Located in ... More
 
 
 
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40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 14 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
Under the railway arches on Maltby Street is a food lover's paradise, filled with shops from the likes of St John Bakery, Monmouth Coffee, Kernel Brewery ... More
 
 
 
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 9 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, ... More
 
 
 
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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 13 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
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London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 14 minutes from John Orwell Sports Centre
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Purni Morell directs her translation of Belgian playwright Ignace Cornelissen's love story gone wrong....More

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Unicorn Theatre 1.88 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre

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Fashion and Textile Museum 1.96 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre

Vibrant fabric designs for Svenskt Tenn, by the 20th-century, Austrian-born, modernist architect, on display in the UK for the first ...More

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Vitrine Bermondsey Square Gallery 2.13 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre

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Exhibitions | Until 14th May 2017 

Whitechapel Gallery 2.29 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre

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Terrains Of The Body: Photography From The National Museum Of Women In The Arts
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Whitechapel Gallery 2.29 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre

The Whitechapel Gallery continues its support of female artists in 2017 with its all-female show, Terrains of the Body: Photography ...More

 
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Exhibitions | Until 26th March 2017 

Whitechapel Gallery 2.29 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre

Whitechapel Gallery's selection Mikhail Karikis presents a multi-media work, Ain't Got No Fear, which deals with a group of boys ...More

Children's Commission 2017: Assemble With Granby Workshop: Brickfield
Exhibitions | Until 16th April 2017 

Whitechapel Gallery 2.29 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre

The Turner Prize-winning architecture collective have created an installation that features fired and unfired bricks and handmade products as an ...More

Guerrilla Girls: Is It Even Worse In Europe'
Exhibitions | Until 5th March 2017 

Whitechapel Gallery 2.29 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre

The collective revisits its 1986 poster stating 'It's Even Worse in Europe', with the latest campaign including a banner installed ...More

Alma Mahler: Art Sung
Concerts | On 28th February 2017 

Wilton's Music Hall 2.44 miles from John Orwell Sports Centre

Elizabeth Mucha presents the passionate and stormy life of the Austrian composer using art, literature and song....More

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