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If you're considering a career change and have always dreamt of becoming your own boss, then don't miss The Franchise Show coming to the ExCeL for two days in February. Free to attend, there are over 100 seminars with some of the world's leading franchise experts on offer to hand out advice and inspiration to fledgling franchise owners. Take a look at our ExCeL Centre hotels page for accommodation close by.

About Earls Court Exhibition Centre

After being sold to make way for thousands of new homes as part of an £8bn scheme, Earls Court Exhibition Centre has now closed its doors. Comprising Earls Court One, Earls Court Two, Brompton Hall and the Museum Hall, Earls Court, along with sister venue, Olympia, iss widely considered one of the capital's best major venues for hosting both trade and consumer events. More about Earls Court Exhibition Centre


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

West Brompton Tube Station
3 minutes walk
Earls Court Tube Station
5 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Imperial Wharf Station
26 minutes walk
Car Parks

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Broadwood Terrace NCP
9 minutes walk
Olympia Hilton NCP
13 minutes walk

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London Town Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £42† 29% off
15 Penywern Road, SW5 | 4 minutes from The Franchise Show
Dating back to 1877 and just a few steps from Earls Court tube station, the London Town Hotel (no relation) offers easy access to the West ... More
Hotel Indigo London Kensington - Earls Court
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £82† 35% off
34-44 Barkston Gardens, SW5 | 6 minutes from The Franchise Show
Hotel Indigo London Kensington is a boutique hotel located within London's esteemed Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea. Situated only 150 metres from Earl's Court tube ... More
Holiday Inn Express London Earls Court
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £56† 34% off
295 North End Road, W14 | 6 minutes from The Franchise Show
The North End Road with it's marvellous Saturday food market, is the home of this shiny new hotel. In easy walking distance of Chelsea football club, ... More
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Julian Lebender
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Tuesday 28th February 2017 - 8.30pm
The Franchise Show, 263-267 Brompton Road, SW5 | 5 minutes from The Franchise Show
The singer-songwriter from Hamburg performs his acoustic folk material. With support from Lottie James, Edd Cornforth and Stella Talpo....More
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Songwriter's Round With Megan O'Neill
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Wednesday 1st March 2017 - 8.30pm
The Franchise Show, 263-267 Brompton Road, SW5 | 5 minutes from The Franchise Show
A songwriter's round in the genre of country/ Americana music. Organised by Megan O'Neill with acts including Liv Austen and Claydon Connor....More
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The Brazen
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Thursday 2nd March 2017 - 8.30pm
The Franchise Show, 263-267 Brompton Road, SW5 | 5 minutes from The Franchise Show
An emerging rock band based in Leeds/Birmingham with a growing fanbase....More
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The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
263-267 Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 5 minutes from The Franchise Show
The Troubadour is a lovely little cafe, which hosts an inspiring program of folk, blues, psychedelia and poetry downstairs. It's also the place where Private Eye ... More
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The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
265 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 5 minutes from The Franchise Show
Kensington's original boho coffee house. Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan and Paul Simon played here back in the 60s. Of course, Kensington has changed a ... More
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Finborough Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
118 Finborough Road, Fulham, London SW10 | 8 minutes from The Franchise Show
The Finborough Theatre in Earls Court punches well above its weight, presenting award-winning plays and works by new writers in a small theatre above a pub. ... More
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Maggie & Rose
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
58 Pembroke Road, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from The Franchise Show
A members club for kids, it could only be in Kensington and Chelsea. Classes taking place throughout the day, Monday to Friday, include mini musicians from ... More
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Design Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
224-238 Kensington High Street, Bankside, London W8 | 12 minutes from The Franchise Show
In 2016 the Design Museum moves from is long standing home at Shad Thames to a venue three times the size, the former Commonwealth Institute building ... More
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Brompton Cemetery
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW10 | 13 minutes from The Franchise Show
Opened in the mid-19th century Brompton Cemetary was set up as one of the 'Magnificent Seven' series of cemeteries, which included Highgate Cemetery, established to cope ... More
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Only Roses
London > Shopping > Florists
257 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 6 minutes from The Franchise Show
If you've walked passed this fragrant rose specialist shop you'll most likely have stepped gingerly, trying not to crush the delicate petals scattered on the street ... More
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Zafash
London > Shopping > Chemists
233-235 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 6 minutes from The Franchise Show
For all those late night emergencies which don’t quite warrant a trip to casualty, you can always try Zafash Pharmacy at Earl’s Court. You’ll never be ... More
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North End Road Market
London > Shopping > Markets
North End Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 9 minutes from The Franchise Show
North End Road Market is a taste of real London - a little rough around the edges, it's true, but that only adds to the appeal ... More
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Crussh
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Earl's Court, Warwick Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | Same location as The Franchise Show
This chain of juice bars squishes together a delightful variety of flavoursome, healthy drinks. They press fresh juice fruit right in front of you, and blend ... More
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ROCCO London
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
254-260 Old Brompton, Earls Court, London SW5 | 4 minutes from The Franchise Show
Italian Cuisine... More
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The Pembroke
London > Restaurants >
261 Old Brompton Road, Earl's Court, Earls Court, London SW5 | 5 minutes from The Franchise Show
Located on the corner of Old Brompton Road, a stone's throw from the celebrated Troubadour, this newly refurbished informal gastropub is the reincarnation of one of ... More
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London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 14 minutes from The Franchise Show
LAMDA is among the most famous and prestigious acting schools in the world. It is very hard to be selected for a course here, but almost ... More
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 15 minutes from The Franchise Show
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 18 minutes from The Franchise Show
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
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The Queen's Club
London > Leisure >
Palliser Road, West Kensington, Hammersmith, London W14 | 13 minutes from The Franchise Show
Established in 1886 during the reign of Queen Victoria, the Queen's Club was the first multi-purpose sports complex to be built anywhere in the world. But ... More
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The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 16 minutes from The Franchise Show
Although a restaurant, clubbing and event venue, the extraordinary Kensington Roof Gardens are still accessible to the general public during the day if there are no ... More
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Holland Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ilchester Place, Holland Park, London W8 | 16 minutes from The Franchise Show
Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don't want to travel too far ... More
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Famous Three Kings
London > Nightlife > Pubs
171 North End Road, Earls Court, London W14 | 7 minutes from The Franchise Show
Popular sports pub in west London which has three giant screens and 16 plasma TVs, making it the ideal place to watch football or rugby.... More
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The Harwood Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Walham Grove, Fulham, London SW6 | 10 minutes from The Franchise Show
The Harwood Arms has upped its gastro offering, moving away from being just another west London pub and blossoming into a place where fine food flourishes. ... More
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The Lazy Fox
London > Nightlife > Pubs
18 Farm Lane, Fulham, London SW6 | 10 minutes from The Franchise Show
Where The Farm in Fulham used to be The Lazy Fox has made a den, inviting punters to pull their own pint from their beer wall ... More
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Evans & Peel Detective Agency
London > Nightlife > Bars
310c Earls Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 5 minutes from The Franchise Show
Taking the speakeasy trend to another level, the Evans & Peel Detective Agency is a bar moonlighting as fully functioning detective company. The basement bar can ... More
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Ping
London > Nightlife > Bars
180-184 Earl's Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 5 minutes from The Franchise Show
We can't help but feel that Boris Johnson would approve of Ping, a cavernous venue which serves cocktails, pizzas and ping pong (or whiff whaff if ... More
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The Lucky Pig Fulham
London > Nightlife > Bars
374 North End Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 11 minutes from The Franchise Show
The Fulham outpost of the popular underground drinking den, The Lucky Pig in Fitzrovia, offers an all-day menu as well as hand-crafted cocktails and prosecco on ... More
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Earls Court Conference and Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Warwick Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | Same location as The Franchise Show
... More
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Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Stamford Bridge Ground Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 12 minutes from The Franchise Show
What a difference a game makes... at the end of 1993, a couple of surprise results lifted the Blues out of mid-table and into the Champions ... More
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Olympia London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 | 15 minutes from The Franchise Show
Times have changed since the Olympia first flung open its doors to the public on Boxing Day 1886 for the Hippodrome Circus, with the promise of ... More
 
 

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