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Blue Fin BuildingThe Blue Fin building on Bankside was designed by Allies and Morrison - the award-winning architectural practice also responsible for the Royal Festival Hall New Building and the BBC Media Village. The development is part of Bankside 123, a project by Land Securities to redevelop this part of Southwark into three new buildings. Blue Fin - or Bankside 1 - gets its name from the 2,000 blue aluminium fins that cover the building's façade and shade the interior. Home to IPC Media and assorted offices, there's a shopping arcade and health club on the ground floor. Occupying the space between Southwark Street and Tate Modern, the site was once occupied by St Christopher House and Tabard House.

 

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Southwark Tube Station
 
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Borough Tube Station
 
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London Bridge Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
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Union Car Park
 
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CitizenM London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £103  39% off
20 Lavington S, SE1 | 1 minute from Blue Fin Building
From comfy king sized beds and an international plug system to free movies and complimentary WiFi, the citizen London Bankside hotel promises to offer its guests ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Southwark
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £67  30% off
103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Located in the bustling heart of London's arts scene, with the capital's finest theatres, concert halls and cinemas just a short stroll away, this is a ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £106  40% off
2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Blue Fin Building
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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The Royal Exchange
London > Shopping > Shopping Centres
Threadneedle Street, City, London EC3V | 14 minutes from Blue Fin Building
The Royal Exchange, a high-end shopping arcade in the City that originally launched in 1568 before reopening in 2001, runs between Threadneedle and Cornhill streets. ... More
 
 
 
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Thomas Neal Centre
London > Shopping > Shopping Centres
29-41 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 24 minutes from Blue Fin Building
This is a trend-setter’s heaven. Some say it’s a bit pretentious but there’s certainly no better place to pick up the latest streetwear collections. The inside ... More
 
 
 
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Kingly Court
London > Shopping > Shopping Centres
Carnaby Street, Soho, London W1B | 34 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Tucked away between Carnaby Street and Regent Street, Kingly Court has three floors of one-off 'concept' shops, cafes and restaurants set around an open courtyard. ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Blue Fin Building

The best shops and markets near Blue Fin Building
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O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
 
 
 
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Burnt Lemon Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Flat Iron Square, 68 Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Founded by chef and baker Matthew Dryden in early 2016, Burnt Lemon Bakery is serious about sourdough breads, made exclusively with organic flours milled in the ... More
 
 
 
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
10 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This ... More
 
 
 
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Different Sand
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Sunday 15th and Monday 16th September 2019 - 7pm-8pm
Blue Fin Building, 53a Southwark Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Theatre, Non-Professional Theatre....More
 
 
 
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Will Joseph Cook
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 16th September 2019 - 7pm
Blue Fin Building, 6 O'Meara Street, Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blue Fin Building
The singer-songwriter from Tunbridge Wells performs his original folk pop numbers....More
 
 
 
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Willow
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Sunday 15th and Monday 16th September 2019 - 8.30pm-9.30pm
Blue Fin Building, 53a Southwark Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Theatre, Non-Professional Theatre....More
 
 
 
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Blue Fin Building
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam Wanamaker. ... More
 
 
 
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The Sam Wanamaker Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Blue Fin Building
For the first time since it opened in 1997, Shakespeare's Globe has the facilities to present plays throughout the year at The Sam Wanamaker Theatre, a ... More
 
 
 
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The Union Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
229 Union Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Blue Fin Building
The Union Theatre was set up by actor/producer Sacha Regan in 1998 in an old paper warehouse and with the help of a Prince's Youth Business ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Blue Fin Building

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Blue Fin Building
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Contemporary Applied Arts
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
89 Southwark Street, Fitzrovia, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blue Fin Building
Founded in 1948 to promote and champion British craft, Contemporary Applied Arts operates a modern gallery space at 89 Southwark Street as a showcase of the ... More
 
 
 
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Tate Modern
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
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Tate Modern: The Tanks
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Tate Modern, Bankside Power Station, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Blue Fin Building
A dramatic new development at Tate Modern, we got our first glimpse inside The Tanks in summer 2012 - revealed as part of ... More
 
 
 
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Tortilla
London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
106 Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blue Fin Building
Tacos and burritos are the order of the day at this cheap, fresh Mexican. In fact it's so fresh and healthy it's more of a California-Mexican ... More
 
 
 
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Tsuru
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
4 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blue Fin Building
Sushi boxes and fresh Japanese food is prepared by on-site chefs using ethically-sourced produce at this Bankside cafe. Yellowfin tuna is line caught and Scottish salmon ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
2 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blue Fin Building
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Blue Fin Building

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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 15 minutes from Blue Fin Building
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Blue Fin Building
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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Career Energy
London > Education > Career Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 18 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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Blue Fin Building gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Agua Bathhouse and Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Sea Containers London, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Bathhouse and Spa within Mondrian London at Sea Containers. Bringing ... More
 
 
 
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Bernie Spain Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Located between Oxo Tower Wharf and Gabriel's Wharf, Bernie Spain Gardens is a pleasant green space to stop off on a riverside walk along the South ... More
 
 
 
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Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 9 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Blue Fin Building

The best pubs near London Blue Fin Building.
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Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Blue Fin Building
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Mc & Sons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
160 Union Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Very much a family affair, with roots in Ireland, Mc & Sons is an Irish boozer serving Thai food. ... More
 
 
 
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Doggett's Coat and Badge
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Blackfriars Bridge, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Functional, multi-purpose pub whose saving grace is its excellent Southbank location and views of the river. Doggett's Coat and Badge could hardly be described as a ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Blue Fin Building

Blue Fin Building clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Viva Verdi
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
6 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blue Fin Building
Located just behind the Tate Modern is the delightful wine bar Viva Verdi where the prosciutto is served with piles of Palma ham, just like in ... More
 
 
 
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The Distillery
London > Nightlife > Bars
Hilton London Bankside, 2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Cocktails incorporating homemade aromatics hark back to the heritage of the site of The Distillery , the ... More
 
 
 
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Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Blue Fin Building
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Blue Fin Building.
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Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Blue Fin Building
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
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Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blue Fin Building
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
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The Mermaid
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Mermaid, Puddledock, City, London EC4V | 7 minutes from Blue Fin Building
The self-proclaimed best kept events secret in the City, the newly refurbished Mermaid events and conference centre in Blackfriars boasts a 600-seat theatre-style auditorium and numerous ... More
 
 
 
 

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Yinka Shonibare: The British Library
Exhibitions | Until 17th November 2019 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

An installation which reflects on the impact of immigration on all aspects of British culture while creating a space for ...More

Ed Ruscha
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2020 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

Works by Nebraska-born painter and printmaker, now resident in Los Angeles, which illustrate his love of dissonance, irony and humour....More

Takis
Exhibitions | Until 27th October 2019 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

Takis, born Panayiotis Vassilakis, displays his forests of Signal sculptures and magnetic objects inspired by radar....More

Dora Maurer
Dora Maurer
Exhibitions | Until 5th July 2020 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

The playful works of Dora Maurer come to Tate Modern this summer in what will be the first UK survey ...More

 
Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life
Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life
Exhibitions | Until 5th January 2020 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

This summer, Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson, whose 2003 weather project flooded the Turbine Hall with fake sunlight, returns to Tate ...More

 
Artist Rooms: Ellen Gallagher
Exhibitions | Until 17th November 2019 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

Contemporary artworks of multiple disciplines by the American artist who uses found images and references to historical events in her ...More

The Merry Wives Of Windsor
Theatre | Until 12th October 2019 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 4 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

Shakespeare's well-known comedy, The Merry Wives of Windsor, is about Sir John Falstaff setting about improving his financial situation by ...More

Henry IV Part 1 or Hotspur
Theatre | Until 11th October 2019 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 4 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

Harry Hotspur aims to bring conflict to England because of a slight on his family, whilst Prince Hal is uninterested ...More

Henry IV Part 2 Or Falstaff
Theatre | Until 11th October 2019 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 4 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

As King Henry IV languishes on his death bed, Falstaff is engaged to recruit for the King's army but longs ...More

Connected: The Makers' Art
Exhibitions | Until 22nd September 2019 

The gallery@oxo 7 minutes walk from Blue Fin Building

Selected craft and design works by MA graduates of UCA, Farnham, showcasing each person's transition from student to practitioner through ...More

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Coronet Theatre

Oscar-winning dramatist Christopher Hampton writes a shocking allegorical ...More

 
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Royal Opera House

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Sadler's Wells Theatre

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Sadler's Wells Theatre

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