Martin Ford

 
 
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Westminster Abbey, Dean's Yard, Westminster, London SW1P 3PA 
 
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Dates:
Tuesday 12th August 2014
 
OPENING TIMES
Tue 7pm
 

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Bringing the Summer Organ Festival 2014 at Westminster Abbey to a close, Martin Ford performs on the Abbey's magnificent five-manual Harrison and Harrison organ on Tuesday 12th August. The festival programme, which brings five recitals by internationally acclaimed organists to London's imposing Abbey, is: Tuesday 15th July - Sophie-Veronique Cauchefer-Choplin; Tuesday 22nd July - Ben van Oosten; Tuesday 29th July - James O'Donnell; Tuesday 5th August - Daniel Cook; Tuesday 12th August - Martin Ford. Booking opens April 2014.

 

About Westminster Abbey

Most famous nowadays as the venue for royal weddings - including the marriage of Prince William and Catherine Middleton in 2011 - Westminster Abbey is also both the coronation and burial site of many a past British monarch. Elizabeth I, Mary I, Mary II, Edward the Confessor, Edward I, Edward III, Edward VI, Henry III, Henry V, Henry VII, James I, George II, Richard II, Charles II and William III are all buried in wonderful Westminster Abbey. More about Westminster Abbey

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Westminster Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
St James's Park Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Westminster
 
2 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Hotels near Martin Ford

Near Martin Ford
InterContinental London Westminster
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £159  26% off
22-28 Broadway, SW1H | 4 minutes from Martin Ford
InterContinental London Westminster opened its doors in November 2012, injecting a new lease of life into an historic former government building, Queen Anne's Chambers. In an ... More
 
 
 
St Ermin's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £139  22% off
2 Caxton Street, SW1H | 5 minutes from Martin Ford
A listed Victorian building, this hotel has kept the old English charm beautifully intact while offering guests comfortable rooms and efficient Italian service. It's located in ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Westminster
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  26% off
30 John Islip Street, SW1P | 8 minutes from Martin Ford
Leave the laptop at home - every room at this hotel comes with its own Apple iMac. Across the river from the MI6 building, it's a ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Martin Ford

Near Martin Ford
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Richard III
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st July to 27th September 2014
Trafalgar Studios, 14 Whitehall, SW1A | 10 minutes from Martin Ford
Sherlock star Martin Freeman stars as Richard III in Jamie Lloyd's production of Shakespeare's history drama, appearing alongside Gina McKee (Di & Viv & Rose, King ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 12 minutes from Martin Ford
Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
 
 
 
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Cantina: LIMBO
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 7th May to 17th August 2014
London Wonderground Spiegeltent, Jubilee Gardens, Belvedere Road, SE1 | 13 minutes from Martin Ford
Back by popular demand, LIMBO returns to London Wonderground with its impressive blend of heart-stopping illusions, meticulous manoeuvres and breath taking dance moves, audiences can expect ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Martin Ford

Near Martin Ford
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St John's Smith Square
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 4 minutes from Martin Ford
Situated in the heart of Westminster, this stunning 18th century church was designed by architect Thomas Archer and completed in 1728. It is considered one of ... More
 
 
 
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Westminster Cathedral
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
42 Francis Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 10 minutes from Martin Ford
Neo-Byzantine Roman Catholic church. London’s only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and principal Roman Catholic Church, offers a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet into the sky. While ... More
 
 
 
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The Slug And Lettuce
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
County Hall, 5 Chicheley Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Martin Ford
Situated in the heart of London at Southbank, and right in front of tourists' favourite the London Eye, The Slug and Lettuce is the perfect place ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Martin Ford

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Martin Ford
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Westminster Abbey
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Dean's Yard, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Martin Ford
Most famous nowadays as the venue for royal weddings - including the marriage of Prince William and Catherine Middleton in 2011 - Westminster Abbey is also ... More
 
 
 
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Jewel Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Abingdon Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 1 minute from Martin Ford
Across the road from the imposing Houses of Parliament, this simple, three-storey, 14th century tower often gets overlooked on the tourist trail. One of only ... More
 
 
 
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St Margaret's Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Margaret's Church, Westminster, London SW1P | 2 minutes from Martin Ford
Standing between Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament, St Margaret's Church is commonly called "the parish church of the House of Commons". A fine 16th ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Martin Ford

The best shops and markets near Martin Ford
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William Curley, Harrods
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, SW1X | 8 minutes from Martin Ford
The William Curley chocolate empire continues to swell with the opening of the patissier and chocolatier's latest concession in Harrods. Curley has worked with ... More
 
 
 
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Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Martin Ford
If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. Crockatt and Powell is an independent bookshop that ... More
 
 
 
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Lock & Co
London > Shopping > Clothing
6 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 12 minutes from Martin Ford
Founded in 1676, for centuries Lock & Co. has been the place to shop for a top hat if you're off to Ascot. The quaint shop ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Martin Ford

What are the best dining options near Martin Ford London?
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The Cellarium Cafe and Terrace
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
20 Dean's Yard, Westminster Abbey, SW1P | Same location as Martin Ford
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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The Cinnamon Club
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
The Old Westminster Library, 30 Great Smith Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 2 minutes from Martin Ford
Set in the magnificent Old Westminster Library, The Cinnamon Club has a dignified, traditional vibe. The imposing setting is the height of late Victorian taste, and ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
47 Great Peter Street, SW1P | 3 minutes from Martin Ford
Pret a Manger sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Martin Ford

Near Martin Ford
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 25 minutes from Martin Ford
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
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Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 27 minutes from Martin Ford
Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 28 minutes from Martin Ford
Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Martin Ford

Martin Ford gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Urban Retreat at Harrods
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5th Floor, Harrods, Westminster, London SW1X | 8 minutes from Martin Ford
Surely one of the most desirable places to spoil yourself rotten - the Urban Retreat flagship spa sits ever so prettily on the top floor of ... More
 
 
 
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London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Martin Ford
Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
 
 
 
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Jubilee Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Martin Ford
The concrete promenade along the South Bank greatly benefits from this large patch of green grass for striders, strollers and sightseers to relax on. Not ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Martin Ford

The best pubs near London Martin Ford.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Two Chairmen Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
39 Dartmouth Street, SW1H | 4 minutes from Martin Ford
Two minutes away from Parliament Square and the Cabinet warm rooms, the Two Chairmen Public House is an olde worlde pub that retains a number of ... More
 
 
 
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Red Lion Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
48 Parliament Street, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from Martin Ford
Right across the street from the Houses of Parliament, the Red Lion is perfectly positioned for politicos to pop in for a pint after a heated ... More
 
 
 
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The Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
53 Whitehall, SW1A | 10 minutes from Martin Ford
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Martin Ford

Martin Ford clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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The Tapster
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
3 Brewers Green, Buckingham Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 6 minutes from Martin Ford
Wine Bar ... More
 
 
 
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Cask & Glass
London > Nightlife > Bars
39 - 41 Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E | 10 minutes from Martin Ford
... More
 
 
 
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Bassoon Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 10 minutes from Martin Ford
The cocktails in the Bassoon Bar are very good, expensive, yes, but very, very good. Not only that but the bar has a piano which is ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Martin Ford

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Martin Ford.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Westminster Abbey
London > Business > Venue Hire
Victoria Street, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Martin Ford
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 1100 people.... More
 
 
 
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Central Hall Westminster
London > Business > Venue Hire
Storey's Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 3 minutes from Martin Ford
Central London's largest conference and events venue has welcomed an array of illustrious speakers through the ages - including Gandhi, Churchill and the Prince of Wales. ... More
 
 
 
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The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Martin Ford
Seven floors of purpose-built meeting space in the heart of Westminster, the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (QEIICC) is a well known permanent conference space situated ... More
 
 
 

Westminster Abbey events

 
Summer Holiday Family EventsSummer Holiday Family Events31st July 2014Tuesday 19th August 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Summer Holiday Family Events
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  29th Jul, 31st Jul, 5th Aug, 7th Aug, 12th Aug, 14th Aug and 19th Aug 2014 - 1pm-4pm
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
Daniel CookDaniel CookThe penultimate recital of the Summer Organ Festival 2014 at Westminster Abbey, which brings five recitals by internationally acclaimed organists to London's imposing Abbey, is played by Daniel Cook on Tuesday 5th August. Each of the five evening performances in the festival explore the versatility of the Abbey's magnificent five-manual Harrison an5th August 2014Tuesday 5th August 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
On Soon
Daniel Cook
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Tuesday 5th August 2014
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
The penultimate recital of the Summer Organ Festival 2014 at Westminster Abbey, which brings five recitals by internationally acclaimed organists to London's imposing Abbey, is played by Daniel Cook on Tuesday 5th August. Each of the five evening performances in the festival explore the versatility of the Abbey's magnificent five-manual Harrison an... More about this event
Cobham BandCobham Band6th August 2014Wednesday 6th August 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Cobham Band
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Traditional | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 6th August 2014
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
Martin FordMartin FordBringing the Summer Organ Festival 2014 at Westminster Abbey to a close, Martin Ford performs on the Abbey's magnificent five-manual Harrison and Harrison organ on Tuesday 12th August. The festival programme, which brings five recitals by internationally acclaimed organists to London's imposing Abbey, is: Tuesday 15th July - Sophie-Veronique Cauche12th August 2014Tuesday 12th August 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
On Soon
Martin Ford
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Tuesday 12th August 2014
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
Bringing the Summer Organ Festival 2014 at Westminster Abbey to a close, Martin Ford performs on the Abbey's magnificent five-manual Harrison and Harrison organ on Tuesday 12th August. The festival programme, which brings five recitals by internationally acclaimed organists to London's imposing Abbey, is: Tuesday 15th July - Sophie-Veronique Cauche... More about this event
Barclays Bank Brass BandBarclays Bank Brass BandThe ensemble performs a selection of popular tunes with suitable arrangements.13th August 2014Wednesday 13th August 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Barclays Bank Brass Band
event > Music | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 13th August 2014
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
The ensemble performs a selection of popular tunes with suitable arrangements.
Invicta Concert BandInvicta Concert BandThe band from Kent performs a selection of popular tunes in typical brass ensemble style.20th August 2014Wednesday 20th August 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Invicta Concert Band
event > Music | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 20th August 2014
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
The band from Kent performs a selection of popular tunes in typical brass ensemble style.
Merton Concert BandMerton Concert BandThe London-based ensemble performs big band tunes and light classics.27th August 2014Wednesday 27th August 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Merton Concert Band
event > Music | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 27th August 2014
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
The London-based ensemble performs big band tunes and light classics.
Band Of The Surrey YeomanryBand Of The Surrey YeomanryThe 35-piece concert ensemble perform traditional English music, including pieces from the repertoire of Vaughan Williams.3rd September 2014Wednesday 3rd September 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free Event 
Band Of The Surrey Yeomanry
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Traditional | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 3rd September 2014
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
The 35-piece concert ensemble perform traditional English music, including pieces from the repertoire of Vaughan Williams.
New London Concert BandNew London Concert BandThe ensemble from Surrey performs a wide range of material including marches and classical pieces.10th September 2014Wednesday 10th September 2014 Where:
Westminster Abbey,   Dean's Yard      SW1P 3PA
Category: event
Free Event 
New London Concert Band
event > Music | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 10th September 2014
VENUE  Westminster Abbey 
The ensemble from Surrey performs a wide range of material including marches and classical pieces.
 
 

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Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

Houses of Parliament 3 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

One of the world's most iconic buildings is The Palace of Westminster, more commonly known as the Houses of Parliament. ...More

 
A History Of Gardening In 100 Objects Curated By Alan Titchmarsh
A History Of Gardening In 100 Objects Curated By Alan Titchmarsh
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2014 

Garden Museum 8 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Writer, TV personality and gardening expert Alan Titchmarsh has been asked to curate this new exhibition for 2014 at the ...More

 
Thames Barrier Voyage
Thames Barrier Voyage
Tours | Until 31st October 2014 

London RIB Voyages 9 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Travel to the Thames Barrier by boat and take in some of London's top attractions from the river en route ...More

 
New Talents With One For My Baby
Music | On 31st July 2014 

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London 10 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

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Richard III
Richard III
Theatre | Until 27th September 2014 

Trafalgar Studios 10 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Sherlock star Martin Freeman stars as Richard III in Jamie Lloyd's production of Shakespeare's history drama, appearing alongside Gina McKee ...More

 
Adrift: A Sonic Trail For Dock By Dan Scott
Exhibitions | Until 30th September 2014 

Tate Britain 11 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Adrift uses the sounds of materials used in dock to take listeners on a dream-like sonic journey deep under water. ...More

Tate Britain Commission 2014: Phyllida Barlow
Tate Britain Commission 2014: Phyllida Barlow
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Tate Britain 11 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

The annual Tate Britain Commission, which fills Tate Britain's Duveen Galleries with a piece of specially created contemporary art, will ...More

 
British Folk Art
British Folk Art
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014 

Tate Britain 11 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Overlooked by art historians, dismissed by intellectuals, rarely attributed to individual artists, but loved for its exquisite craftsmanship, British Folk ...More

 
Kenneth Clark
Kenneth Clark
Exhibitions | Until 10th August 2014 

Tate Britain 11 minutes walk from Westminster Abbey

Tate Britain turns the tables and instead of focussing on an artist, looks at the influence of revered art historian ...More

 
 
 
 
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