Skills London  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 24TH NOVEMBER 2012

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, One Western Gateway, Newham, Royal Victoria Dock, London E16 1XL
 
 
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Friday: 9.30-3pm | Saturday: 10am-4pm
 
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Skills London is an interactive skills and careers event that is aimed at London's young and future workforce. For anyone aged 15-24, a parent or a teacher, this event will provide everything needed to know about future careers and opportunities. Visitors will be able to talk to people already doing the jobs, find out about training, enterprise and job opportunities, and have a go at skills from advertising at zoology.

Skills London is set to take place at the ExCeL exhibition centre ? located nearby to Greenwich and the O2 Arena. If you're looking for somewhere to stay near to the show, be sure to take a look at our hotels page for all the best deals.

 

About ExCeL London

Whether you're into property or golf, diving or music, interior design or motorcycles, ExCeL London is the place to go to be inspired, educated and entertained. A stunning architectural achievement, the exhibition centre opened in 2000 and is home to a huge range of world-leading events, including two of the UK's largest exhibitions - the London International Boat Show and The British International Motor Show. More about ExCeL London


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Canning Town Tube Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canning Town Railway Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
 
 
 

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Crowne Plaza London Docklands
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  41% off
Western Gateway, E16 | 5 minutes from Skills London
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
 
 
 
Good Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £57  41% off
Royal Victoria Dock, E161FA | 7 minutes from Skills London
Providing work for those who have previously struggled, the Good Hotel has earned its name. The striking hotel, which can be found floating at the historic ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - ExCel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £56  21% off
Excel Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 10 minutes from Skills London
Set in an idyllic waterfront location, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel ExCel offers four-star facilities in an impressive new contemporary development. Set in the heart of ... More
 
 
 
 
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Near Skills London
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The Great British Sewing Bee Live
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th Sep 2017 - 10am-5.30pm
Skills London, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as Skills London
One of the UK's largest dressmaking and needlework consumer shows, inspired by the popular BBC2 talent show featuring judges Patrick Grant and Esme Young....More
 
 
 
On Soon
New Scientist Live
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 28th Sep, 29th Sep, 30th Sep and 1st Oct 2017 - 10am-5pm
Skills London, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as Skills London
...More
 
 
 
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New Scientist Live 2017
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 28th Sep, 29th Sep, 30th Sep and 1st Oct 2017 - 10am-5pm
Skills London, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as Skills London
Community & Lifestyle, Family Event....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Skills London

Near Skills London
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Brick Lane Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Theatres
443 North Woolwich Road, E16 | 16 minutes from Skills London
One of London's last surviving traditional music halls.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Music Experience
London > Entertainment > Live Music
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 21 minutes from Skills London
Stadium filling rock gods like The Rolling Stones, David Bowie and Mick Jagger are among the stars who have loaned memorabilia to the British Music Experience, ... More
 
 
 
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WM Jazz
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
Water Margin Restaurant, O2 Arena, SE10 | 21 minutes from Skills London
Since launching in summer 2013 WM Jazz has carved out a real following. Set within the Water Margin Restaurant at The 02 Arena, WM Jazz hosts ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Skills London

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Skills London
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London Pleasure Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Royal Victoria Docks, E16 | 13 minutes from Skills London
(Unfortunately the London Pleasure Gardens have been put into administration and all future events there have subsequently been cancelled.)Due to open on the Diamond Jubilee weekend, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Island Bridge
London > Attractions >
Canning Town to Canary Wharf, E16 | 15 minutes from Skills London
An 80 metre, 160 tonne red bridge providing an important link between Canning Town and Canary Wharf, The City Island Bridge, has been designed by Davies, ... More
 
 
 
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Trinity Buoy Wharf
London > Attractions >
Orchard Place, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 15 minutes from Skills London
A once derelict site in the Docklands is now home to a thriving creative community; visitors to Trinity Buoy Wharf find a welcoming mix of cafes, ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Skills London

The best shops and markets near Skills London
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The Grocer, London City Island
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
London City Island, E14 | 17 minutes from Skills London
A one-stop-shop combining espresso bar, deli restaurant and grocery store, The Grocer gives London City Island residents a place to eat, enjoy morning coffee and pick ... More
 
 
 
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Meantime Brewing Company
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Lawrence Trading Estate, Blackwall Lane, SE10 | 29 minutes from Skills London
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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Billingsgate Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 34 minutes from Skills London
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
 
 
 
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Yi-Ban
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
London Regatta Centre, Dockside Road, E16 | 12 minutes from Skills London
Lost in the bleak and beautiful wasteland of the Docklands business parks - a super-modern expanse of smooth concrete and still water - this restaurant ... More
 
 
 
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Fatboys Diner
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Trinity Bouy Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 16 minutes from Skills London
Stock up on American style cuisine in the heart of London's Docklands at Fatboys Diner, where burgers are washed down with full dairy ice cream shakes. ... More
 
 
 
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Gaucho - 02
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 21 minutes from Skills London
Opened in March 2008, Gaucho at the O2 boasts the finest Argentine steak (Bife de Lomo) in London. The consistently high quality is spread throughout all ... More
 
 
 
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Near Skills London
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Skills London
The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3.6 miles from Skills London
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
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 4.5 miles from Skills London
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
 
 
 
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Skills London gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
London > Leisure > Golf
Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 21 minutes from Skills London
If you hook a shot at the state of the art Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range it'll head towards Canary Wharf and if you slice it ... More
 
 
 
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Brooklyn Bowl
London > Leisure >
O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 21 minutes from Skills London
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
The Spa at InterContinental London - The O2
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
InterContinental London - The O2, 1 Waterview Drive, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 23 minutes from Skills London
Hidden within the centre of the InterContinental London - The O2 is a large luxury spa that offers a tranquil escape. In ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Skills London

The best pubs near London Skills London.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Trafalgar Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Park Row, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Skills London
The pub achieved notoriety selling whitebait (still on the menu) but now the Trafalgar Tavern is a refreshment point for the capital's many visitors. It's hardly ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gipsy Moth
London > Nightlife > Pubs
60 Greenwich Church Street, SE10 | 2.4 miles from Skills London
in the shadow of the Cutty Sark , the grade I listed pub the Gipsy Moth has a large outdoor seating area, ... More
 
 
 
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The Gun
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 29 minutes from Skills London
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
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Skills London

Skills London clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
NY-LON
London > Nightlife > Bars
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 21 minutes from Skills London
Enjoy the luxuries of a first class travel lounge without leaving terra firma at NY-LON, a swish bar in the entertainment district of The O2. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Building Six
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 21 minutes from Skills London
The club formerly known as matter and Proud2, Building Six occupies 3,000 square metres of raw, industrial space within The 02, split over three floors with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Eighteen Sky Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
InterContinental London - The O2, 1 Waterview Drive, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 23 minutes from Skills London
Boasting spectacular views across the Thames and Canary Wharf, the Eighteen Sky Bar is a sophisticated spot to enjoy ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Skills London

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Skills London.
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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 Skills London
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
 
 
 
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ExCeL London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 3 minutes from Skills London
A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ... More
 
 
 
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The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 21 minutes from Skills London
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
 
 
 

ExCeL London events

 
The Great British Sewing Bee LiveThe Great British Sewing Bee LiveOne of the UK's largest dressmaking and needlework consumer shows, inspired by the popular BBC2 talent show featuring judges Patrick Grant and Esme Young.2017-09-21T10:00:00+01002017-09-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
ExCeL London,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
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The Great British Sewing Bee Live
New Scientist LiveNew Scientist Live2017-09-28T10:00:00+01002017-10-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
ExCeL London,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
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New Scientist Live
New Scientist Live 2017New Scientist Live 2017Community & Lifestyle, Family Event.2017-09-28T10:00:00+01002017-10-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
ExCeL London,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
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New Scientist Live 2017
The Cake and Bake ShowThe Cake and Bake ShowThe Cake and Bake ShowThe Cake and Bake Show has all the ingredients needed for a delicious day out. With new celebrity chefs and baking shows constantly bursting onto the scene, and the phenomenal success of The Great British Bake Off, baking has become more popular than ever. Bringing The Great British Bake Off television series to life, the tent becomes a stage at th2017-10-06T00:00:00+01002017-10-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
ExCeL London,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
On Soon

event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Food & Drink
PRICING  £13 (Adults), £9.50 (Children 6-16), Free (Under 6)
DATES  6th, 7th and 8th October 2017
VENUE  ExCeL London 
The Cake and Bake Show has all the ingredients needed for a delicious day out. With new celebrity chefs and baking shows constantly bursting onto the scene, and the phenomenal success of The Great British Bake Off, baking has become more popular than ever. Bringing The Great British Bake Off television series to life, the tent becomes a stage at th... More about this event
 
The Cake & Bake Show 2017The Cake & Bake Show 2017A variety of bakers, chefs, TV personalities, experts and enthusiasts come together.2017-10-06T10:00:00+01002017-10-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
ExCeL London,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
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The Cake & Bake Show 2017
RTX LondonRTX LondonComputer show.2017-10-14T15:00:00+01002017-10-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
ExCeL London,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
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RTX London
Eukanuba Discover DogsEukanuba Discover DogsCommunity & Lifestyle, Charity/Fundraising Event.2017-10-21T10:00:00+01002017-10-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
ExCeL London,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
 
Eukanuba Discover Dogs
The National Wedding ShowThe National Wedding ShowA chance to browse a wide selection of traders offering all the requirements for potential brides and grooms.2017-10-21T10:00:00+01002017-10-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
ExCeL London,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
 
The National Wedding Show
KidtropolisKidtropolisCommunity & Lifestyle, Family Event.2017-10-23T09:00:00+01002017-10-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
ExCeL London,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
 
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