Foreign and Commonwealth Office

 
 
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Information Department King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A 2AH 
 

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Foreign and Commonwealth OfficeThe purpose of the FCO is to work for UK interests in a safe, just and prosperous world. We do this with some 16,000 staff, based in the UK and our overseas network of over 200 diplomatic offices.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Westminster Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
St James's Park Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
6 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Westminster
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Events 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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Hotels near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Near Foreign and Commonwealth Office
The Royal Horseguards - A Guoman Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £145  38% off
2 Whitehall Court, SW1A | 5 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Emulating the style of a French chateau, this grand Victorian residence, built in 1884, occupies a prime location within Westminster. It's worth staying at the Grade ... More
 
 
 
Conrad London St. James
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £174  32% off
22-28 Broadway, SW1H | 6 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
With Buckingham Palace, the Houses of Parliament, St James's Park and the Thames all on its doorstep, Conrad London St. James is the ideal option for ... More
 
 
 
Corinthia Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £285  36% off
Whitehall Place, SW1A | 6 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
With 294 bedrooms, multi-level penthouse suites and terraces offering spectacular views of the River Thames, Trafalgar Square and Whitehall - the £300 million restoration of the ... More
 
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms
London > Business > Venue Hire
King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 1 minute from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
London > Business > Conference Facilities
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Seven floors of purpose-built meeting space in the heart of Westminster, the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (QEIICC) is a well known permanent conference space situated ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Seven floors of purpose-built meeting space in the heart of Westminster, the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (QEIICC) is a well known permanent conference space situated ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Near Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 7 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 10 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Emma Thompson returns to the London stage for the first time in 25 years to play Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Scottsboro Boys
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 4th October 2014 to 21st February 2015
Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, South Bank, London WC2H | 10 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
It's 1931, nine young black men aged between 12 and 19 are travelling on a train through Scottsboro, looking for a new life. Following a sold ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Near Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Playhouse Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Northumberland Avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 7 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
A short step away from the main strip of West End theatres, the Playhouse's stylish curved facade is rather lost among the towering architecture of Charing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St John's Smith Square
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 9 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Situated in the heart of Westminster, this stunning 18th century church was designed by architect Thomas Archer and completed in 1728. It is considered one of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Slug And Lettuce
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
County Hall, 5 Chicheley Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Situated in the heart of London at Southbank, and right in front of tourists' favourite the London Eye, The Slug and Lettuce is the perfect place ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Churchill War Rooms
London > Attractions > Museums
Clive Steps, King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 1 minute from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Winston Churchill directed the troops during World War II from a small warren of underground rooms, which are now open to the public. Visitors to the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Westminster Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Victoria Embankment, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Westminster Bridge lies on the Thames between the Houses of Parliament and County Hall with the delights of the Southbank Centre and the National Theatre beyond. ... More
 
 
 
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Whitehall
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Westminster, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Whitehall is a historic London street with runs from Parliament Square at Westminster to Trafalgar Square. The street is recognised as the centre of the British ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

The best shops and markets near Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Davenports Magic Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
7 Charing Cross Underground Shopping Arcade, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 9 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
From budding Harry Potters and bumbling Tommy Coopers to dynamic David Copperfields, Davenports is a haven for magicians of every level and ability. Non-magicians too are ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lock & Co
London > Shopping > Clothing
6 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 10 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Founded in 1676, for centuries Lock & Co. has been the place to shop for a top hat if you're off to Ascot. The quaint shop ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
John Lobb
London > Shopping > Shoes
9 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 10 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
This historic bootmakers in St James's, set up in 1849, may be steeped in history but it's still the place to go for top quality tailor-made ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

What are the best dining options near Foreign and Commonwealth Office London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roux at Parliament Square
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
RICS, Parliament Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 2 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Michelin-starred chef Michel Roux Jnr of Le Gavroche fame has put his name to this Westminster restaurant. Roux at Parliament Square is lucky to be located in a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Inn the Park - St James's Park
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
St James's Park, St James's, London SW1A2BJ | 2 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Inn the Park is the brainchild of famed restaurateur Oliver Peyton, his idea being to cook up quality alternatives to the soggy sandwiches and warm cola ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Caffe Nero
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
1-2 Bridge Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 4 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Nero is probably the best of the Capital’s coffee shop chains. Offers a wide range of authentic Italian coffee in a pleasant relaxed environment. Snacks include ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Near Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 20 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 23 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 24 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Foreign and Commonwealth Office gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ESPA Life at Corinthia
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
The people at Espa take grooming pretty seriously, and quite rightly, when it comes to appearances it's often best to leave it to the experts. You'll ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
So SPA Sofitel St James
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
6 Waterloo Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 7 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Opened in July 2009, So SPA by Sofitel is a stunning relaxation space - all marble and modern design - housed within the Sofitel St James ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

The best pubs near London Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Red Lion Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
48 Parliament Street, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Right across the street from the Houses of Parliament, the Red Lion is perfectly positioned for politicos to pop in for a pint after a heated ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Two Chairmen Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
39 Dartmouth Street, SW1H | 5 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Two minutes away from Parliament Square and the Cabinet warm rooms, the Two Chairmen Public House is an olde worlde pub that retains a number of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
53 Whitehall, SW1A | 5 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Foreign and Commonwealth Office clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bassoon Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
The cocktails in the Bassoon Bar are very good, expensive, yes, but very, very good. Not only that but the bar has a piano which is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Institute of Contemporary Art Bar & Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
12 Carlton House Terrace, The Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 6 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
The Institute of Contemporary Art on The Mall (just down the road from the Queen's pad) is a great place for a trendy drink after taking ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rockwell
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Trafalgar, 2 Spring Gardens, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Hotel bar on Trafalgar Square with public roof terrace. This bar is all about location, location, location. Just a few steps from Nelson's Column, the Trafalgar Hotel ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms
London > Business > Venue Hire
King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 1 minute from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Seven floors of purpose-built meeting space in the heart of Westminster, the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (QEIICC) is a well known permanent conference space situated ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Banqueting House
London > Business > Venue Hire
Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
The only surviving section of Whitehall Palace. In its heyday the largest royal palace in Europe, this historic venue is the only surviving section of Whitehall Palace ... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

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Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

Houses of Parliament 4 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

One of the world's most iconic buildings is The Palace of Westminster, more commonly known as the Houses of Parliament. ...More

 
Donkey Heart
Theatre | Until 31st January 2015 

Trafalgar Studios 5 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

Moses Raine's drama, set in a small Muscovite flat inhabited by three generations of one family, is directed by Nina ...More

The Ruling Class
The Ruling Class
Theatre | Until 11th April 2015 

Trafalgar Studios 5 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

Atonement actor James McAvoy who played a highly acclaimed Macbeth in an all-Scottish production here two years ago, returns to ...More

 
Paul Simonon - Wot No Bike
Exhibitions | Until 6th February 2015 

Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 6 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

New paintings by the artist, musician and biker. In these oils on canvas, Simonon depicts his own personal effects that ...More

FBA Futures
Exhibitions | Until 31st January 2015 

Mall Galleries 6 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

Exhibition by outstanding art graduates featuring a mix of degree show and newly commissioned work, some especially made for the ...More

Life Drawing With The NEAC Drawing School: Workshop
Exhibitions | Until 31st March 2015 

Mall Galleries 6 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

All levels of ability are welcome, with some basic materials provided....More

Simon Welsh
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 6 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

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Catherine Marcangeli: First Happenings: Adrian Henri In The ‘60s And '70s
Exhibitions | Until 1st March 2015 

Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 6 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

Exhibition of artefacts from the Adrian Henri estate including original prints, collages, annotated scripts and hand-made posters for happenings and ...More

The White Horse
The White Horse
Exhibitions | Until 5th March 2015 

British Council 6 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

Walk down The Mall to Spring Gardens and you'll see a life-size White Horse, a marble and resin sculpture ...More

 
Syria: The Third Space
Exhibitions | Until 18th February 2015 

British Council 6 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

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February in London 2015
February in London 2015

Maxine Peake, Ralph Fiennes and Juliet Stevenson make February 2015 a strong month for new theatre in London. Beatles ...More

 
London 2015: New Openings
London 2015: New Openings

The Sky Garden atop the Walkie Talkie, a new art gallery from Damien Hirst and Biblioteka, a new £15 ...More

 
Cirque Berserk
Cirque Berserk
Kids Events | 9th February 2015 - 10th February 2015 

New Wimbledon Theatre

A highlight of Winter Wonderland in London's Hyde Park, Cirque Berserk comes to New Wimbledon Theatre in February 2015 following ...More

 
English National Opera: The Mastersingers of Nuremberg
English National Opera: The Mastersingers of Nuremberg
Concerts | 7th February 2015 - 10th March 2015 

London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)

One of three new productions within English National Opera's 2014/15 season, The Mastersingers of Nuremberg sees Richard Jones's acclaimed staging ...More

 
Classics in the Courtyard
Classics in the Courtyard
Film Events | Until 28th March 2015 

Hush Brasserie

Despite the freezing temperatures, Londoners are invited to climb out from under their blankets and enjoy some al fresco movies ...More

 
American Buffalo
American Buffalo
Theatre | 16th April 2015 - 27th June 2015 

Wyndham's Theatre

Homeland star Damian Lewis stars in Daniel Evans' production, of David Mamet's drama, American Buffalo, in which three small-time crooks ...More

 
The Elephant Man
The Elephant Man
Theatre | 19th May 2015 - 8th August 2015 

Haymarket Theatre Royal

Bradley Cooper reprised his 2012 role of Joseph Merrick in Bernard Pomerance's Tony Award-winning The Elephant Man last year on ...More

 
Bleecker Street Burger
Bleecker Street Burger
Opened January 2015 

The stylish Bleecker Street Burger matt black truck has moved around town a bit - it was part of KERB, ...More

 
Sky Garden
Sky Garden
Opened 5th January 2015 

The free-to-access Sky Garden, occupying the top three floors of Rafael Vinoly's 37 storey, 525ft 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the ...More

 
Tapas Revolution Shoreditch
Tapas Revolution Shoreditch
Opened February 2015 

Spanish chef Omar Allibhoy continues the expansion of his Spanish food empire which began with Tapas Revolution in Westfield Shepherd's ...More

 
 
 
 
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