IFE

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 20TH MARCH 2013

ADDRESS
, One Western Gateway, Newham, Royal Victoria Dock, London E16 1XL
 
 
Dates:
 until 
 
OPENING TIMES
Sunday: 11am-5pm | Monday: 10.30am-5.30pm | Tuesday: 10.30am-5.30pm | Wednesday: 10am-4pm
 

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IFE is a biennial event that sees the entire food and drink community gather together to source new products, trade and keep up with industry trends. The UK's largest and most respected food and drink trade event, IFE will offer the chance to meet new buyers, present new products to existing clients and target your audience face-to-face.

Taking place at the ExCeL exhibition centre, IFE will be close to Greenwich, Canary Wharf and the O2 Arena. Check out our London hotels page for all the best deals at hotels near to the ExCeL.

 

About ExCel London Exhibition Centre

A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London's purpose built exhibition centre opened in 2000. Since then ExCel has quickly established itself as an exciting addition to the city. The range of flexible, high-spec rooms is second to none, as is their customer support service. More about ExCel London Exhibition Centre

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Canning Town Railway Station
 
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    Crowne Plaza London Docklands
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  35% off
    Western Gateway, E16 | 5 minutes from IFE
    The Crowne Plaza Docklands is the main hotel for the giant ExCel Centre. It's a great place to stay if you're visiting a conference or exhibition, ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express Royal Docks Docklands
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £46  27% off
    Silvertown Way, E16 | 16 minutes from IFE
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    Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £63  26% off
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    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    443 North Woolwich Road, E16 | 16 minutes from IFE
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    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 21 minutes from IFE
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    London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
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    London > Attractions > Sights
    Royal Victoria Docks, E16 | 13 minutes from IFE
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    London > Attractions >
    Canning Town to Canary Wharf, E16 | 15 minutes from IFE
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    London > Attractions >
    Orchard Place, E14 | 15 minutes from IFE
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    London > Shopping >
    Bank Street, E14 | 2 miles from IFE
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    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    Lawrence Trading Estate, Blackwall Lane, SE10 | 29 minutes from IFE
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    London > Shopping > Markets
    Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 34 minutes from IFE
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    London > Restaurants > African restaurants
    ExCeL Marina, 17 Western Gateway, Royal Victoria, E16 | 5 minutes from IFE
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    London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
    London Regatta Centre, Dockside Road, E16 | 12 minutes from IFE
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    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    Trinity Bouy Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 16 minutes from IFE
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    London > Education > Adult Education
    121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3.6 miles from IFE
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    IFE gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
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    London > Leisure >
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    London > Leisure > Activities
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    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    Park Row, SE10 | 2.1 miles from IFE
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    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 | 2.4 miles from IFE
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    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 29 minutes from IFE
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    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.1 miles from IFE
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    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 21 minutes from IFE
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    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 25 minutes from IFE
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    Museum of London Docklands
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.2 miles from IFE
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Peninsula Square, SE10 | 21 minutes from IFE
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