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Part installation, part performance, Mobile Orchard will take root at a number of City locations as part of the City of London Festival this summer. Passers-by will be transported from the inner city to a leafy glade made of real and manufactured trees where they will be able to enjoy music, street theatre, dance and poetry by a myriad of performers from Northern Irish. Venues include Paternoster Square and The Gherkin which celebrates its tenth anniversary this year.

DATES & LOCATIONS:
Monday 24th to Saturday 29th June - Paternoster Square
Monday 1st to Saturday 6th July - Devonshire Square
Monday 8th to Saturday 13 July - The Gherkin (30, St Mary Axe)
Monday 15th to Saturday 20 July - New Street Square
Monday 22nd to Friday 26 July - Finsbury Avenue Square

 

About Paternoster Square

Linked to St Paul's, Paternoster Square is a significant wide open space in the City. A real sun trap in the summer, its surrounded by office blocks, bars and restaurants which lend themselves to outdoor drinking and dining in the warmer months. More about Paternoster Square


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St. Paul's Tube Station
 
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Mansion House Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Hoxton Overground Station
 
30 minutes walk
 
 
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Smithfield Central Market NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Snowhill NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £75  29% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 3 minutes from Mobile Orchard
This neat and simple hotel gets all the basics right. The prices are sensible, the rooms are simply and attractively decorated, there's a decent little bistro, ... More
 
 
 
Grange St Paul's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  22% off
10 Godliman Street, EC4V | 4 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Perfectly located in the heart of London's financial district, yet moments away from the delights of the West End, the Grange St Paul's mixes contemporary style ... More
 
 
 
Crowne Plaza London The City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  33% off
19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 6 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Located in the very heart of the Square Mile, Crowne Plaza London The City is a newly renovated hotel set on the site of Henry VIII's ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Great Fire: Daily Storytelling
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 23rd July to 2nd September 2016 - 2pm
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, EC2Y | 4 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Tales about the Great Fire of London....More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Stomping Grounds: Photographs By Dick Scott-Stewart
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 27th May to 18th September 2016 - 10am-5.30pm
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, EC2Y | 4 minutes from Mobile Orchard
An exhibition of the photographer's works showing London's social scene in the late 1970s and early 1980s....More
 
 
 
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The City Garden by Rebecca Louise Law
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th April to 25th September 2016
The City Centre, 80 Basinghall Street, EC2V | 6 minutes from Mobile Orchard
For the first exhibition at The City Centre artist Rebecca Louise Law, who works from a studio on Columbia Road, has created 'The City Garden', a ...More
 
 
 
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Bridewell Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Bride Lane, Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 6 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Lunchbox Theatre performances at the Bridewell are a great alternative to a limp sandwich at your desk. These short plays start at 1pm prompt and are ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Mobile Orchard
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St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Mobile Orchard
Being the cathedral of the capital city, St Paul's is officially the spiritual home of Great Britain. The funerals of Lord Nelson, the Duke of Wellington ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London
London > Attractions > Museums
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Experience the real flavour of London life from the prehistoric to present day when you visit the Museum of London, a modern ... More
 
 
 
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Guildhall Yard
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Gresham Street, City, London EC2P | 6 minutes from Mobile Orchard
The courtyard between the Guildhall Art Gallery and the church of St Lawrence Jewry, Guildhall Yard is ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Mobile Orchard
Space NK
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
145-147 Cheapside, City, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Mobile Orchard
If you want to be a beautiful person then hang out here. Stylish must-have toiletries, cosmetics, lip balms, camouflages and powders, as worn by those in ... More
 
 
 
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Ted Baker & Friends
London > Shopping > Clothing
120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 3 minutes from Mobile Orchard
We love the average Ted Baker store but with Ted Baker & Friends the cool fashion label has taken the shopping experience one step further - ... More
 
 
 
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Smithfield Market
London > Shopping > Markets
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 7 minutes from Mobile Orchard
For tenants of Smithfield Market getting up in the dark is the nothing out of the ordinary; with the market opening at 4am these hard ... More
 
 
 
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Paternoster Chop House
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Warwick Court, Paternoster Square, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Mobile Orchard
The setting of the Chop House is spectacular - Paternoster Square is a truly beautiful part of London - but it's the food we care about. ... More
 
 
 
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C&B Paternoster
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
10 Paternoster Square, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Mobile Orchard
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Refectory Restaurant
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
St Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Mobile Orchard
... More
 
 
 
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L'Atelier des Chefs St Paul's
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Foster Lane, City, London EC2V | 2 minutes from Mobile Orchard
... More
 
 
 
Museum of London Access & Learning
London > Education > Evening Classes
London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Courses in history, archaeology and creative writing... More
 
 
 
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Mobile Orchard gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 3 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
 
 
 
LA Fitness
London > Leisure > Fitness
20 Little Britain, City, London EC1A | 4 minutes from Mobile Orchard
An international chain of health and fitness clubs that has a number of sites across London. Facilities vary across clubs, all have well stocked gyms and ... More
 
 
 
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Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 6 minutes from Mobile Orchard
OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Mobile Orchard.
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The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, City, London EC4V | 3 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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The Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 6 minutes from Mobile Orchard
One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
 
 
 
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The Tipperary
London > Nightlife > Pubs
66 Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Visit this pub and you'll soon find out it's really not a long way to Tipperary. In fact it's merely a ten minute walk (stumble) ... More
 
 
 
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Mobile Orchard clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Dirty Martini, St Paul's
London > Nightlife > Bars
130 Wood St, City, London EC2V | 3 minutes from Mobile Orchard
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
 
 
 
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The Four Sisters Townhouse
London > Nightlife > Bars
5 Groveland Court, Bow Lane, EC4M | 4 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Falling somewhere between an old curiosity shop and a sumptuous Victorian gentleman's club, The Four Sisters Townhouse is an elegant, intimate cocktail ... More
 
 
 
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Reserve Bar Stock Exchange
London > Nightlife > Bars
46 Gresham Street, City, London EC2V | 5 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Reserve Bar Stock Exchange in the City uses the stock market model to price its drinks - prices change in line with their popularity on the ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Mobile Orchard.
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Plaisterers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
One London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from Mobile Orchard
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Butchers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
87 Bartholomew Close, Barbican, City, London EC1A | 4 minutes from Mobile Orchard
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Haberdashers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Mobile Orchard
Opened by the Queen in 2002 and designed by Sir Michael Hopkins and Partners Haberdashers' Hall was the first new livery hall in the Square Mile ... More
 
 
 
 

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Georgiana Houghton: Spirit Drawings
Exhibitions | Until 11th September 2016 

The Courtauld Institute Of Art 6 minutes walk from Mobile Orchard

The first showing in 150 years of works by the Victorian medium who declared that her hand was guided by ...More

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Tours | Until 26th July 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Mobile Orchard

Take a tour of the building and learn about the history of the site....More

Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick
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Exhibitions | Until 24th August 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Mobile Orchard

In a unique summer exhibition, Somerset House explores the impact of one of the most innovative and influential filmmakers of ...More

 
Utopia 2016
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Mobile Orchard

To celebrate the 500th anniversary of Thomas More's inspirational text a host of contemporary artists present works inspired by the ...More

Young Chekhov: Ivanov
Theatre | Until 3rd September 2016 

National Theatre: Olivier Theatre 9 minutes walk from Mobile Orchard

A new version of Chekhov's satire about the radical and romantic Nikolai Ivanov by David Hare and produced by Chichester ...More

Nikhil Chopra: The Black Pearl: The City To The River
Exhibitions | Until 1st September 2016 

Southbank Centre 11 minutes walk from Mobile Orchard

A performance of ritualised movements that unfold over the course of several days, in which the enigmatic Black Pearl weaves ...More

Sh*t-faced Showtime
Theatre | Until 26th July 2016 

London Wonderground Spiegeltent 11 minutes walk from Mobile Orchard

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