Ping!

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 7TH SEPTEMBER 2013

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Dates:
24th July 2013 until 7th September 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Various
 
PRICES
FREE
 

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Ping!The ping pong trend continues in London this summer with Ping!, a new street ping pong project which aims to provide people with the opportunity to play social and competitive ping pong for free. Positioning tables in a number of unique places, Ping! now has more than 500 tables in public spaces across the UK including Birmingham, Brighton and Hove, Bristol, Oxford, Sheffield and, of course, London. As well as the tables, there will also be a number of scheduled events offering the chance to partake in party games and competitions, and watch professional tournaments. August sees the table in Canary Wharf host showcase matches while Soho hosts a Ping! Picnic. Further venues across London include The Brunswick Centre in Bloomsbury, Windmill Gardens in Brixton and Granary Square, Kings Cross. For the full listings and event details, visit the official website.

 

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Underground Stations

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Canary Wharf Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Canning Town Tube Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Limehouse Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
Canning Town Railway Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
City Harbour NCP
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near Ping!

Near Ping!
London Marriott Hotel West India Quay
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £91  28% off
22 Hertsmere Road, Canary Wharf, E14 | 4 minutes from Ping!
Towering above buzzing Canary Wharf, with its riverside restaurants, bars and shops, the London Marriott Hotel West India Quay houses 47 luxury serviced apartments. Each room ... More
 
 
 
Hilton Canary Wharf Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  29% off
South Quay, E14 | 6 minutes from Ping!
Perched on the waterfront, just 15 minutes from London's City Airport, the Hilton Canary Wharf combines convenience with comfort. Stroll across the hotel's private bridge for ... More
 
 
 
Four Seasons London Canary Wharf
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £140  39% off
46 Westferry Circus, E14 | 7 minutes from Ping!
The ultra-modern towers of the Four Seasons Canary Wharf contain spacious, luxurious rooms and suites with every comfort available, including a giant marble bath, two-line speaker ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Ping!

Near Ping!
On Soon
Thomas Solomon Gray And His Band
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 6th May 2014 - 7pm
Boisdale's Of Canary Wharf, Cabot Hall, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 4 minutes from Ping!
The musician, accompanied by his band, perform a selection of jazz and rhythm and blues pieces....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Mike Piggott
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 13th April and Sunday 11th May 2014 - 1pm
Boisdale's Of Canary Wharf, Cabot Hall, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 4 minutes from Ping!
The jazz violinist performs....More
 
 
 
On Soon
JP Newton
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 12th May 2014 - 7pm
Boisdale's Of Canary Wharf, Cabot Hall, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 4 minutes from Ping!
Easy listening and mainstream jazz by the London-based pianist....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Ping!

Near Ping!
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Space
London > Entertainment > Live Music
269 Westferry Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 18 minutes from Ping!
It's not all music hall these days down in the East End. This multi-arts centre on the Isle of Dogs gives the locals a chance to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The O2 Arena
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 19 minutes from Ping!
The centrepiece of the redeveloped Millennium Dome is the O2 Arena, the first purpose-built music venue in London. With a capacity of 23,000, it offers the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
IndigO2
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Millennium Way, SE10 | 19 minutes from Ping!
IndigO2 is a smaller live music and comedy venue inside The O2 with a capacity of 2,400. Opened in July 2007 with a memorable performance by ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Ping!

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Ping!
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
One Canada Square
London > Attractions > Sights
1 Canada Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 1 minute from Ping!
Once the tallest building in the United Kingdom (a title it held from 1991 until 2012 when The Shard rose above it), One Canada Square is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Museum of London Docklands
London > Attractions > Museums
No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Ping!
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Surrey Docks Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Rotherhithe Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 13 minutes from Ping!
All the animals on this 2.2 acre city farm on the south bank of the river Thames in Rotherhithe are organically reared. Donkeys, goats and sheep ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Ping!

The best shops and markets near Ping!
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jubilee Place Mall
London > Shopping >
Bank Street, E14 | 3 minutes from Ping!
Jubilee Place Mall, an underground shopping mall on the south side of Canary Wharf, offers shoppers a choice of fashion, pharmacies, cafes and restaurants. In November ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Billingsgate Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 4 minutes from Ping!
Originally a general market for corn, coal, iron, wine, salt, pottery, fish and other goods, Billingsgate is now the only London-based market dedicated to fish. From ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Meantime Brewing Company
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Lawrence Trading Estate, Blackwall Lane, SE10 | 31 minutes from Ping!
London's Meantime Brewing Company, led by brewmaster and founder Alastair Hook, is one of Britain's leading craft brewers. When the brewery moved from Penhall Road to ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Ping!

What are the best dining options near Ping! London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
1 Canada Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 1 minute from Ping!
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
1 Canada Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 1 minute from Ping!
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Plateau
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
Canada Place, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 1 minute from Ping!
This addition to Terence Conran's D&D London (formerly Conran Restaurants) empire sits at the top of Canada Tower in the heart of Canary Wharf, which now ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Ping!

Near Ping!
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2.1 miles from Ping!
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.8 miles from Ping!
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 miles from Ping!
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Ping!

Ping! gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Paintball Centre
London > Leisure > Activities
Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 6 minutes from Ping!
This fab game emerged in 1980 and has taken the world by storm. Popular with adrenalin junkies, paintballing is an action-packed, mission-driven past-time that is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brooklyn Bowl
London > Leisure >
O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 19 minutes from Ping!
Five years after the original Brooklyn Bowl launched, the well known New York bowling alley comes to London's O2. The London venue is the first Brooklyn ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Revolution Karting
London > Leisure > Activities
Arches 422-424 Mile End Park, Burdett Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 21 minutes from Ping!
It's not exactly Formula 1 but get behind the wheel of a go-kart and you'll certainly feel like you're ready to give Lewis Hamilton a ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Ping!

The best pubs near London Ping!.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Gun
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 10 minutes from Ping!
This 250-year-old pub was a sailor's favourite, home to smugglers and site of secret trysts between Lord Nelson and Emma Hamilton. Closed down by ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 17 minutes from Ping!
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wibbley Wobbley
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Greenland Dock, off Rope Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 19 minutes from Ping!
Cute, unpretentious bar housed on a boat docked in the Thames. A world away from the bustling, brash mainstream bars, pubs and clubs of central London, is ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Ping!

Ping! clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2 minutes from Ping!
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Proud2 at The O2
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 19 minutes from Ping!
In the sad shell of the Millennium Dome, a superclub was born, going by the name of Proud2. Sporting one of the world's most powerful audio ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 31 minutes from Ping!
Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Ping!

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Ping!.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Ping!
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 19 minutes from Ping!
The second most embarrassing legacy of Tony Blair's time in government struggled for years to find a role after the millennium show shut up shop. It's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Business > Venue Hire
Wapping Hydrolic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 29 minutes from Ping!
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
 

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Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

The Queen's House 1.78 miles from Canary Wharf

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National Maritime Museum 1.78 miles from Canary Wharf

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