Skills London

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 24TH NOVEMBER 2012

ADDRESS
ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Newham, Royal Victoria Dock, London E16 1XL 
 
TELEPHONE
 
Dates:
23rd November 2012 and 24th November 2012
 
OPENING TIMES
Friday: 9.30-3pm | Saturday: 10am-4pm
 
PRICES
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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Underground Stations

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Canning Town Tube Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Canning Town Railway Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
 
 
 

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ibis Styles London ExCel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel
272-283 Victoria Dock Road, E16 | 2 minutes from Skills London
Custom House Hotel is located close to the Excel Exhibition Centre, Greenwich Park and The O2. Nearby points of interest also include the Boleyn Ground Stadium ... More
 
 
 
Novotel London Excel Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £55  35% off
Western Gateway, E16 | 3 minutes from Skills London
There's not much point in staying in the Docklands if you're not right on the waterfront, and this spotless Novotel offers some stunning views from its ... More
 
 
 
Aloft London ExCeL
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £59  37% off
Royal Victoria Dock 1 Western Gateway, E16 | 5 minutes from Skills London
A fresh, fun alternative to stay and play awaits you at Aloft London Excel. Aloft is the only hotel in ExCeL London (directly connected to the ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Leisure  Dates: 4th to 8th Sep 2014 - 10.30am-6pm
ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as Skills London
...More
 
 
 
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Heart Centred Business: Conference
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Thursday 18th September 2014 - 9am-5pm
ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as Skills London
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London > Events > Leisure  Dates: Thursday 18th September 2014 - 6.30pm-12midnight
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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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
 
 
 
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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, 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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The best shops and markets near Skills London
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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
... 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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Near Skills London
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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 Café
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, , SE10 | 2.4 miles from Skills London
... 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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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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The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 2.3 miles from Skills London
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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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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ExCel London Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | Same location as 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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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 Exhibition Centre events

 
Flyboarding ExperienceFlyboarding Experience4th September 2014Monday 8th September 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
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event > Leisure
DATES  4th to 8th Sep 2014 - 10.30am-6pm
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Heart Centred Business: ConferenceHeart Centred Business: ConferenceA conference about the role of human relationships in business.18th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
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Heart Centred Business: Conference
event > Business Events > Conferences
DATES  Thursday 18th September 2014 - 9am-5pm
VENUE  ExCel London Exhibition Centre 
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Namuwongo Night 2014Namuwongo Night 2014An evening of networking and a fundraising dinner. Events For Namuwongo was formed to transform an African community and has already raised £426,000.18th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
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event > Leisure
DATES  Thursday 18th September 2014 - 6.30pm-12midnight
VENUE  ExCel London Exhibition Centre 
An evening of networking and a fundraising dinner. Events For Namuwongo was formed to transform an African community and has already raised £426,000.
Electrodash 5kElectrodash 5k20th September 2014Saturday 20th September 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
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Electrodash 5k
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Electronica
DATES  Saturday 20th September 2014 - 7.30pm-11pm
VENUE  ExCel London Exhibition Centre 
Grow 2014Grow 2014A horticultural event.20th September 2014Sunday 21st September 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
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Grow 2014
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Shows
DATES  Saturday 20th September 2014 at 11am-5pm & Sunday 21st September 2014 at 10am-5pm
VENUE  ExCel London Exhibition Centre 
A horticultural event.
The Wedding FairThe Wedding FairThe Wedding FairTaking place across two days in September, The Wedding Fair at London's ExCel provides all the inspiration and assistance needed when planning the perfect wedding. With fairs already established in Manchester and Kent, this will be the first time the fair comes to London and will welcome more than 150 of the best suppliers for every aspect of the b20th September 2014Sunday 21st September 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
On Soon
The Wedding Fair
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Shows
DATES  Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st September 2014
VENUE  ExCel London Exhibition Centre 
Taking place across two days in September, The Wedding Fair at London's ExCel provides all the inspiration and assistance needed when planning the perfect wedding. With fairs already established in Manchester and Kent, this will be the first time the fair comes to London and will welcome more than 150 of the best suppliers for every aspect of the b... More about this event
 
Craft Hobby + Stitch International AutumnCraft Hobby + Stitch International AutumnA European trade show and forum promoting the art, craft, needlecraft, fabric and hobby industries.21st September 2014Monday 22nd September 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
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Craft Hobby + Stitch International Autumn
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Shows
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Sunday 21st and Monday 22nd September 2014 - 9am-5pm
VENUE  ExCel London Exhibition Centre 
A European trade show and forum promoting the art, craft, needlecraft, fabric and hobby industries.
UK Customer Experience Awards 2014UK Customer Experience Awards 201425th September 2014Thursday 25th September 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
On Soon
UK Customer Experience Awards 2014
event > Kids Events
DATES  Thursday 25th September 2014 - 8.30am-5.30pm
VENUE  ExCel London Exhibition Centre 
Robert and Kim Kiyosaki LIVERobert and Kim Kiyosaki LIVEJoin the author of Rich Dad Poor Dad Robert Kiyosaki along with Kim Kiyosaki and the Rich Dad Advisers LIVE in London in this two day event to help you escape the rat race and be financially free!27th September 2014Sunday 28th September 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
On Soon
Robert and Kim Kiyosaki LIVE
event > Business Events > Conferences
DATES  Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th September 2014 - 8.30am-7pm
VENUE  ExCel London Exhibition Centre 
Join the author of Rich Dad Poor Dad Robert Kiyosaki along with Kim Kiyosaki and the Rich Dad Advisers LIVE in London in this two day event to help you escape the rat race and be financially free!
Destination Star Trek 3Destination Star Trek 3William Shatner, Nichelle Nichols, Bruce Greenwood, and others involved join together for Destination Star Trek 3.3rd October 2014Sunday 5th October 2014 Where:
ExCel London Exhibition Centre,   One Western Gateway  Royal Victoria Dock    E16 1XL
Category: event
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Destination Star Trek 3
event > Leisure
DATES  3rd October 2014 at 2pm-7pm, 4th October 2014 at 9am-7pm & 5th October 2014 at 9am-6pm
VENUE  ExCel London Exhibition Centre 
William Shatner, Nichelle Nichols, Bruce Greenwood, and others involved join together for Destination Star Trek 3.

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The Boy Who Climbed Out of His Face
The Boy Who Climbed Out of His Face
Theatre | Until 28th September 2014 

East Greenwich Coaling Jetty 17 minutes walk from Excel London Exhibition Centre

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Bridge
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Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Museum of London Docklands 2.17 miles from Excel London Exhibition Centre

From Hungerford to Blackfriars, Westminster and Millennium, Bridge looks at how London's bridges have inspired artists and continue to provide ...More

 
Books About Town: Greenwich Trail
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Kids Events | Until 15th September 2014 

Greenwich 2.17 miles from Excel London Exhibition Centre

One of four Books About Town trails to explore this summer, the Greenwich Trail takes in The Secret Diary of ...More

 
Hot Jazz Jam
Concerts | Until 29th October 2014 

Boisdale's Of Canary Wharf 2.19 miles from Excel London Exhibition Centre

A selection of musicians performing all the classic hits from the likes of Louis Armstrong, Fats Waller, Miles Davis and ...More

Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
Exhibitions | Until 1st August 2015 

National Maritime Museum 2.27 miles from Excel London Exhibition Centre

Part of the National Maritime Museum's commemoration of World War One, Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea explores ...More

 
Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
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Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

National Maritime Museum 2.27 miles from Excel London Exhibition Centre

From July, the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich marks the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act with Ships, Clocks and ...More

 
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
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Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2016 

National Maritime Museum 2.27 miles from Excel London Exhibition Centre

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Rozanne Hawksley: War And Memory
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Exhibitions | Until 14th November 2014 

The Queen's House 2.27 miles from Excel London Exhibition Centre

Rozanne Hawksley is one of the UK's great textile art innovators. At once poignant and powerful, her work explores the ...More

 
War Artists At Sea
War Artists At Sea
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

The Queen's House 2.27 miles from Excel London Exhibition Centre

Showcasing the best of Royal Museums Greenwich's collection of First and Second World War art, this display at The Queen's ...More

 
Longitude Punk'd
Longitude Punk'd
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

Royal Observatory Greenwich 2.27 miles from Excel London Exhibition Centre

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