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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What to do in London Throughout 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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    The Royal Horseguards - A Guoman Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £145  31% 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 £133  37% 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  25% 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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    Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 1 minute from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Events near Foreign and Commonwealth Office

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    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 23rd 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
     
     
     
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    The Winter's Tale
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th October 2015 to 16th January 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 10 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
    Two years in the making, actor and director Kenneth Branagh presents a five-play, year-long season at the Garrick Theatre in 2015. Launching the season, this reimagined ...More
     
     
     
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    wonder.land
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th November 2015 to 30th January 2016
    National Theatre, South Bank, South Bank, SE1 | 13 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
    A brand new musical inspired by Alice in Wonderland, wonder.land is Damon Albarn and Moira Buffini's hotly anticipated musical take on Lewis Carroll's much admired ...More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Haymarket Theatre Royal
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Haymarket, SW1Y | 9 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
    The Haymarket Theatre was built by John Potter on the site of the King's Head Inn and the Gun Smith shop in 1702. It has had ... More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 18 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    The Clarence
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    53 Whitehall, SW1A | 5 minutes from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 1 minute from Foreign and Commonwealth Office
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     

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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

     
    Golem
    Golem
    Theatre | Until 22nd May 2015 

    Trafalgar Studios 5 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

    Following its successful run at the Young Vic last Christmas, Golem, a "satirical swipe at the iPad generation" (Telegraph), comes ...More

     
    Bomber's Moon
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Trafalgar Studios 5 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

    Engine House in association with Park Theatre present William Ivory's touching drama about the battle of wits between a former ...More

    Ydessa Hendeles: From Her Wooden Sleep
    Exhibitions | Until 17th May 2015 

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

    An installation that has been created using the artist's curiosities, which include hundreds of mannequins....More

    Looks
    Exhibitions | Until 21st June 2015 

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

    Works in various media exploring the impact of digital culture on the notion of identity, by artists including Juliette Bonneviot, ...More

    FB55
    Exhibitions | Until 17th May 2015 

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

    An archival display featuring documents, installation photographs, press reviews, invitation cards and publications from Francis Bacon's first solo exhibition in ...More

    Post-Craft: Towards New Economies Of Making: Talk
    Exhibitions | On 6th May 2015 

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

    Experts examine the contemporary currency of craft....More

    Spirit Of Nowruz
    Exhibitions | Until 15th May 2015 

    British Council 6 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

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    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Playhouse Theatre 7 minutes walk 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 ...More

     
    Hans Haacke: Gift Horse
    Hans Haacke: Gift Horse
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Trafalgar Square 7 minutes walk from Foreign And Commonwealth Office

    Hans Haacke's Gift Horse, a sculptural installation of a horse's skeleton, makes an eerie outline on the Fourth Plinth in ...More

     
     
     
     
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