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Hilton London Olympia Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £65  29% off
380 Kensington High Street, W14 | 1 minute from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Though it is designed for visitors to the nearby Olympia Exhibition Centre, there are plenty of other reasons to stay at the Hilton Olympia, not least ... More
 
 
 
K West Hotel & Spa London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £74  31% off
Richmond Way, W14 | 10 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
The K West Hotel and Spa oozes luxury - its sleek design runs from the striking exterior through to the rooms, restaurant and the spa. The ... More
 
 
 
NH Kensington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  25% off
202-220 Cromwell Road, SW5 | 11 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
This clean, comfortable modern hotel made up of six Victorian houses is a short walk from Earls Court Tube station from where the Piccadilly line can ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Underground Stations nearest Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station

Nearest to Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
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Charing Cross Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3.7 miles from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Charing Cross Tube Station gives access to the Northern and Bakerloo Underground lines and the mainline terminal runs services to Kent and suburban destinations in south ... More
 
 
 
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Liverpool Street Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 5.6 miles from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
One of London's busiest commuter stations at the heart of financial London. Regular trains depart Liverpool Street for destinations in Essex and East Anglia. The Stansted ... More
 
 
 
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Whitechapel Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
277 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 6.6 miles from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Whitechapel Tube station is located within Zone 2 on the District and Hammersmith & City lines. When Crossrail comes in 2018 the station will have a ... More
 
 
 
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Near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
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Paddington Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Praed Street, Paddington, London W2 | 2 miles from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
The most striking feature of this historic station is the glazed domed roof over the main train shed, dating back to 1854. It consists of three ... More
 
 
 
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Serpentine Solar Shuttle
London > Travel > Boats
The Boat House, Serpentine Road, Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 2 miles from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Gliding noiselessly across the Serpentine in Hyde Park, the Solar Shuttle is an eco-friendly way to get from one end of the lake to the other. ... More
 
 
 
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Thames River Adventures
London > Travel > Boats
Regent's Canal, Primrose Hill, London N1 | 3.5 miles from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Danny Gillard, Niamh Walsh and their team of fully qualified instructors at Thames River Adventures offer kayak tours of the Thames and London's Regent's Canal. Early ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station

Near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
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Alma-Tadema: At Home in Antiquity
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 7th July to 29th October 2017
Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station, 12 Holland Park Road, W14 | 4 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
The largest exhibition ever staged at Leighton House Museum, Alma-Tadema: At Home in Antiquity is devoted to one of the most popular artists of the Victorian ...More
 
 
 
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Grainne Duffy
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 19th October 2017 - 7pm
Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station, 3 North End Crescent, W14 | 6 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
The singer-songwriter from Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan performs her blues, rock and soul original compositions....More
 
 
 
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Mad Dog Mcrea
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 20th October 2017 - 7pm
Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station, 3 North End Crescent, W14 | 6 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Contemporary folk melds with folk-rock courtesy of the wide-ranging six-piece whose hometown is Plymouth....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station

Near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
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Nell's Jazz & Blues
London > Entertainment > Live Music
3 North End Crescent, W14 | 6 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Nell's Jazz and Blues is a small entertainment and live music venue in West Kensington which can accommodate up to 200 people. For a venue ... More
 
 
 
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Laugh
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Ginglik, Club on the Green, 1 Shepherds Bush Green, W12 | 13 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
A cosy DJ bar that comes alive on Tuesday nights, with the cream of the comedy circuit. Toilet humour has never been so good as in ... More
 
 
 
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Lyric Hammersmith
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Lyric Square, 2 King Street, W6 | 16 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Frank Matcham's velvet and gilt theatre was saved from demolition - following a public outcry - by being carefully dismantled, moved from its location further down ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
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Leighton House Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12 Holland Park Road, Holland Park, London W14 | 4 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Leighton House is one of the most opulent museums in London, and its small scale makes it easy enough to explore thoroughly in an afternoon. Located ... More
 
 
 
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Holland Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Holland Park Avenue / Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 7 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Small, pretty park in west London. Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don’t ... More
 
 
 
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Maggie & Rose
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
58 Pembroke Road, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
A members club for kids, it could only be in Kensington and Chelsea. Classes taking place throughout the day, Monday to Friday, include mini musicians from ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station

The best shops and markets near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
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Roberson Wine
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
348 Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W14 | 3 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Family owned independent wine merchant. Roberson's stock the largest selection of wine by the bottle in London, largely French classics... More
 
 
 
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Boomerang
London > Shopping > Baby Care
69 Blythe Road, W14 | 8 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Crammed with baby goodies, this is the number one stop for mothers-to-be. With a plethora of eye-catching babygros and vests you’ll have a well-dressed tot ... More
 
 
 
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Betty Blythe
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
73 Blythe Road, W14 | 8 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
This charming fine food pantry and cafe has a 1920s theme running through it, from the tea ladies in vintage dresses, beads, hats and ruby red ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station

What are the best dining options near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station London?
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Miran Masala
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
3 Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 | 2 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Hammersmith Road (Olympia Exhibition Centre), Kensington, London W14 | 2 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
 
 
 
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Crussh
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Olympia, Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 | 2 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
This chain of juice bars squishes together a delightful variety of flavoursome, healthy drinks. They press fresh juice fruit right in front of you, and blend ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station

Near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
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London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 10 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
LAMDA is among the most famous and prestigious acting schools in the world. It is very hard to be selected for a course here, but almost ... More
 
 
 
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King Street College
London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 14 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
This school teaches about 800 students from 40 different countries, offering general and exam focused English language courses for adults. Students prepare for the Cambridge exams and ... More
 
 
 
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 15 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Holland Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ilchester Place, Holland Park, London W8 | 7 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don't want to travel too far ... More
 
 
 
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K Spa at K West Hotel
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
K West Hotel & Spa, Richmond Way, W14 | 10 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Book in for some freeze-thaw action at the K Spa at K West Hotel, an oasis of calm in a stylishly modernised former BBC office block ... More
 
 
 
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The Queen's Club
London > Leisure >
Palliser Road, West Kensington, Hammersmith, London W14 | 14 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Established in 1886 during the reign of Queen Victoria, the Queen's Club was the first multi-purpose sports complex to be built anywhere in the world. But ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station

The best pubs near London Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station.
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Cumberland Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
29 North End Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 4 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
An excellent gastropub, with a menu of truly delightful English and Mediterranean dishes. The Cumberland is the only decent pub within a mile radius, a friendly ... More
 
 
 
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The Havelock Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
57 Masbro Road, W14 | 7 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Highly rated as a gastropub, The Havelock just off Brook Green is well known in these back streets of West London. Popular with the locals, last ... More
 
 
 
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The Scarsdale
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23A Edwards Square, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
If pubs were judged by their location and setting, The Scardale Tavern in Kensington would top many lists for this really is quaint London at its ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Ginglik
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Shepherds Bush Green, W12 | 13 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
This unique club under Shepherd's Bush Green in a former public toilet has escaped a threatened closure early in 2009. Thanks to the untiring efforts of ... More
 
 
 
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Ping
London > Nightlife > Bars
180-184 Earl's Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 13 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
We can't help but feel that Boris Johnson would approve of Ping, a cavernous venue which serves cocktails, pizzas and ping pong (or whiff whaff if ... More
 
 
 
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Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 15 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
If you ask your friends about this place, not many will know. It's not wildly off the beaten track either, situated directly opposite High Street Ken ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station.
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Olympia London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 | 2 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Times have changed since the Olympia first flung open its doors to the public on Boxing Day 1886 for the Hippodrome Circus, with the promise of ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 13 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
Kensington Conference and Events Centre, Just a two minutes walk from High Street Kensington Underground Station, Kensington Chelsea and Events Centre is a highly adaptable, purpose-designed ... More
 
 
 
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Earls Court Conference and Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Warwick Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 14 minutes from Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station
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Alma-Tadema: At Home in Antiquity
Alma-Tadema: At Home in Antiquity
Exhibitions | Until 29th October 2017 

Leighton House Museum 4 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

The largest exhibition ever staged at Leighton House Museum, Alma-Tadema: At Home in Antiquity is devoted to one of the ...More

 
Designs of the Year 2017
Designs of the Year 2017
Exhibitions | Until 28th January 2018 

Design Museum 9 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

The Design Museum's annual Designs of the Year awards have become a much-anticipated feature of the design calendar and, now ...More

 
Beazley Designs Of The Year
Exhibitions | Until 28th January 2018 

Design Museum 9 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

An exhibition of innovative and contemporary design from the past year in the categories of Architecture, Digital, Fashion, Graphics, Product ...More

The Seagull
The Seagull
Theatre | Until 4th November 2017 

Lyric Hammersmith 16 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

A new version by Olivier-award winning playwright Simon Stephens of Anton Chekhov's work, directed by Sean Holmes and starring Lesley ...More

 
Ricky Gervais: Humanity
Comedy | Until 19th October 2017 

Hammersmith Apollo 16 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

The Emmy, Golden Globe and BAFTA award-winning creator of Extras and The Office tours with his latest stand up show ...More

Of Kith And Kin
Of Kith And Kin
Theatre | Until 25th November 2017 

Bush Theatre 18 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

Chris Thompson's timely comedy about modern parenthood concerns gay couple Daniel and Oliver, who plans to have a baby with ...More

 
Ramona Tells Jim
Ramona Tells Jim
Theatre | Until 21st October 2017 

Bush Theatre 18 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

Fifteen years after an ill-fated teenage romance during a school field trip to the Scottish Highlands, Ramona returns the close-knit ...More

 
Tom Fletcher's The Creakers Pop-Up
Leisure | Until 31st October 2017 

KidZania London 18 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

Attractions & Museums, Tourist Attraction....More

Diana: Her Fashion Story
Exhibitions | Until 1st January 2018 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 20 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

Celebrate the life of Diana, Princess of Wales, in a major exhibition of her dresses, which trace the evolution of ...More

Salsa Classes and Club, Every Wednesday - Hammersmith Salsa Club
Dance | Until 27th December 2017 

Hammersmith Club 20 minutes walk from Kensington (olympia) Tube Station

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Claw Carnaby
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Claw Carnaby is the first bricks and mortar site for the seafood specialist....More

The Good Egg
Dining 

Chefs Joel Braham, Alex Coppard and Oded Mizrachi repeat the success of their much-loved Stoke Newington restaurant in Kingly Court....More

Bombay Bustle
Dining 

The team behind Jamavar honour the men who use Mumbai's local railway to deliver home cooked meals across the city with this Maddox Street restaurant....More

Picasso
Theatre | From 1st November 

The Playground Theatre

The refurbished London theatre opens with Terry d'Alfonso's biographical drama, which explores the professional triumphs and personal tribulations of the revered Spanish painter and sculptor. Peter Tate plays the title role, directed by Michael Hunt....More

The Playground Theatre
The Playground Theatre
Entertainment 

200 seat Ladbroke Grove theatre house in a former bus depot....More

 
Bleecker Bloomberg
Bleecker Bloomberg
Dining 

Serving New York style cheeseburgers, Bleecker Burger is one of the restaurants chosen by Richard ...More

 
Imperial Durbar
Imperial Durbar
Drinking 

Indian cocktail boudoir, Imperial Durbar, in Tooting is heavily influenced by its owners, the Heathcote ...More

 
The Prince
The Prince
Dining 

From the people who brought you Pergola on the Roof and Pergola Paddington, The Prince ...More

 
The Great Nordic Feast
The Great Nordic Feast
Foodie Events | From 20th October 

Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall

Part of the year-long Nordic Matters, the Southbank Centre hosts The Great Nordic Feast this ...More

 
Doughnut Time
Doughnut Time
Shopping 

Well known in Australian, Doughnut Time comes to London bringing bespoke doughnut Love Actually, decorated ...More

 
Woody Bear
Woody Bear
Dining 

Raclette, croque monsieur and hot cocktails are served at this winter rooftop pop up overlooking ...More

 
Hunter Penrose
Attractions 

Old brick factory in Southwark, home to Hunter Penrose printing supplies for years, is now a pop-up event space run by the people behind Flat Iron Square....More

Autumn 2016 in London
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No excuse to hide and hibernate with London's impressive calendar of events over the coming months. With frightful Halloween happenings and banging Bonfire Night celebrations, excellent exhibitions and fabulous foodie pop-ups, there's a whole host ...More

Halloween Horror Movie Ball
Halloween Horror Movie Ball
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th October 

The Grand, Clapham

The Grand, Clapham pays homage to the finest ...More

 
Awful Auntie
Theatre | From 2nd November 

Richmond Theatre

The Birmingham Stage Company, who recently completed a record-breaking tour of David Walliams' Gangsta Granny, now turn their attention to Walliams' Awful Auntie. Awfully thrilling fun for everyone over five, the stage show tells the ...More

Stylist Live
Exhibitions | From 10th November 

Olympia London

Presented by Stylist Magazine, Stylist Live is back for its third year in 2017 and it has doubled in size since launching in 2015. Taking place at Olympia London, the event expects to welcome 21,000 ...More

Gilbert & George: The Beard Pictures And Their Fuckosophy
Gilbert & George: The Beard Pictures And Their Fuckosophy
Exhibitions | From 22nd November 

White Cube Bermondsey

White Cube Bermondsey marks the 50th anniversary of ...More

 
Miss Julie
Theatre | From 14th November 

Jermyn Street Theatre

Howard Brenton's adaptation of August Strindberg's Miss Julie gets its London premiere this November at the Jermyn Street Theatre. Directed by Tom Littler, it will be the first West End staging of the play since ...More

Rose Wylie
Rose Wylie
Exhibitions | From 30th November 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

A new exhibition at the Serpentine presents the work of British artist Rose Wylie, showcasing ...More

 
Vegan Nights
Foodie Events | On 23rd November 

The Boiler House

After the roaring success of the original Vegan Nights market - the queue stretched all the way down Brick Lane - it's coming back this November. Hosted by the Truman Markets and King Cook of ...More

MTV Europe Music Awards
Concerts | On 12th November 

SSE Arena, Wembley

In 2017, the MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) are to be held in London for the first time in 21 years. Coming to Wembley's SSE Arena in November, the awards will be hosted by Rita ...More

Oktoberfest in London
Oktoberfest in London
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Oktoberfest comes to London this autumn with themed parties popping up all over the ...More

 
Affordable Afternoon Tea in London
Affordable Afternoon Tea in London
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A much-loved tradition for locals and visitors alike, ...More

 
 
 
 
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