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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OPENING TIMES
Friday: 9.30-3pm | Saturday: 10am-4pm
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Free

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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 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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    Crowne Plaza London Docklands
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from 68 21% off
    Western Gateway, E16 | 5 minutes from Skills London
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    Holiday Inn Express Royal Docks Docklands
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel from 46 24% off
    Silvertown Way, E16 | 16 minutes from Skills London
    The shimmering business parks of the Docklands are a tribute to the spirit of modernity, and this clean, efficient hotel, with air conditioning and Wi-Fi throughout ... More
    Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel from 63 28% off
    Bugsby Way, SE10 | 25 minutes from Skills London
    Staying at this hotel puts you right in the centre of Greenwich, with a thousand years of British naval history on your doorstep, as well shops, ... More
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    Bett Learning Technology Exhibition
    London > Events > Business Events Dates: 21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th Oct 2015 - 10am-6pm
    ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as Skills London
    Bett, the world's leading event for learning technology, brings together over 600 exhibitors and 35,000 visitors, providing a global space to experience the transformational power of ...More
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    London Super Comic Convention
    London > Events > Exhibitions Dates: Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th March 2015
    ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as Skills London
    The London Super Comic Convention brings the US comic convention to London. A vast amount of U.S and U.K creators will be attending including ex-DC ...More
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    ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as 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
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    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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    London Pleasure Gardens
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    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
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    City Island Bridge
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    Canning Town to Canary Wharf, E16 | 15 minutes from Skills London
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    Trinity Buoy Wharf
    London > Attractions >
    Orchard Place, 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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    Jubilee Place Mall
    London > Shopping >
    Bank Street, E14 | 2 miles from Skills London
    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
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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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    Caribbean Scene
    London > Restaurants > African restaurants
    ExCeL Marina, 17 Western Gateway, Royal Victoria, E16 | 5 minutes from Skills London
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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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    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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    Workers' Educational Association
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4.8 miles from Skills London
    National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
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    Skills London gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Greenwich Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Romney Road, SE10 | 2.3 miles from Skills London
    As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ... 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
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    The Paintball Centre
    London > Leisure > Activities
    Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 34 minutes from Skills London
    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
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    The best pubs near London Skills London.
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    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
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    Bar Du Musee Caf
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 | 2.4 miles from Skills London
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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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    Skills London clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    Davy's Wine Bar
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.1 miles from Skills London
    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
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    Proud2 at The O2
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 21 minutes from Skills London
    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
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    Studio 338
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 25 minutes from Skills London
    Following a major refurbishment, Studio 338 reopened in spectacular style in March 2014, with Mark 'MK' Kinchen, Kevin Saunderson and Kate Simko all on the line-up. ... More
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    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Skills London.
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    ExCel London Exhibition Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as 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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    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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    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

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