The Waterloo Action Centre  

 
 
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14 Baylis Road, South Bank, London SE1 7AA
 
 
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The Waterloo Action Centre. Run and funded by the local community for 35 years, the Waterloo Action Centre provides daily events such as line dancing, pilates, akido and life painting. The London School of Samba takes over every Sunday but there are plenty of daytime and after-work activities as well.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Waterloo Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Lambeth North Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Library Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Union Car Park
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £73  42% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 3 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Situated just a five minute walk from London Waterloo Station, the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is nearby to many central London locations, with the London ... More
 
 
 
Park Plaza County Hall Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £98  42% off
1 Addington Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Close to Waterloo, the 4 star Park Plaza is - as the name suggests - just behind County Hall. Near to the Thames, it's also convenient ... More
 
 
 
H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £98  29% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
 
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Whitehall
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Westminster, Westminster, London SW1A | 13 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
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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Horse Guards Parade
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 14 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Horse Guards Parade is the setting for various military ceremonies throughout the year including the Trooping the Colour which marks the Queen's official birthday. At the ... More
 
 
 
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Trafalgar Square
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Central London, Westminster, London WC2N | 17 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Lord Nelson, Britain's greatest military hero, and the mighty lions that surround him, pay testament to the position of Trafalgar Square at the heart of the ... More
 
 
 
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St George's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
One of two cathedrals in Southwark, St George's Cathedral opened in 1848 as the first Catholic cathedral in the UK after the Reformation. The impressive building ... More
 
 
 
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The Hayward Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
The Hayward Gallery has been the originator or host of influential exhibitions since 1968. It mounts temporary exhibitions of contemporary and historical art. The gallery, named ... More
 
 
 
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Gabriel's Wharf
London > Attractions > Sights
Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Situated just 2 minutes walk from Oxo Tower Wharf, this paved area becomes an oasis of outdoor eating as soon as the sun comes ... More
 
 
 
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A Christmas Carol
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 18th November 2017 to 20th January 2018
The Waterloo Action Centre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 1 minute from The Waterloo Action Centre
Rhys Ifans plays penny-pinching miser Ebenezer Scrooge in Matthew Warchus' staging of Charles Dickens' timeless classic at the Old Vic. In this joyous new adaptation by ...More
 
 
 
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My Name Is Rachel Corrie
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 23rd to 26th Oct 2017 - Various Times
The Waterloo Action Centre, 66 The Cut, SE1 | 2 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
This play captures the idealism, the blazing eloquence, the sardonic wit in Rachel's vivid diary entries. Josh Roche, winner of the JMK Award 2017, directs this ...More
 
 
 
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Out Of Office
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th Oct 2017 - 11am-6pm
The Waterloo Action Centre, 61 Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 | 6 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
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Old Vic Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
103 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Waterloo Action Centre
With the exception of The Globe, the Old Vic has had a greater influence on the history of drama than any theatre standing today. From John ... More
 
 
 
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The Young Vic
London > Entertainment > Theatres
66 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Knocked together out of breeze blocks for a minimal budget in 1970, Lawrence Olivier's experimental theatre was intended to last for five years, and provide an ... More
 
 
 
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National Theatre Studio
London > Entertainment > Theatres
83-101 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
The National Theatre Studio is home to the National Theatre's Archive, open to anyone with an interest in the theatre's history. The archive includes every stage ... More
 
 
 
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Lower Marsh Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Waterloo Action Centre
On weekdays a street food market runs along Lower Marsh displaying a diverse range of global food for all tastes, from Italian ... More
 
 
 
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I Knit London
London > Shopping > Clothing
106 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Waterloo Action Centre
Stocking a wide range of yarns, needles, patterns and accessories, I Knit London started as a knitting community in Vauxhall in January 2006, meeting at the ... More
 
 
 
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Greensmiths Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
27 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Greensmiths combines an excellent butcher's (The Ginger Pig), artisan baker's (The Old Post Office Bakery) and Covent Garden Market greengrocer's (Solstice) under one roof - all ... More
 
 
 
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The Fire Station
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
150 Waterloo Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Waterloo Action Centre
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Bangalore Express Waterloo
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
103-105 Waterloo Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Waterloo Action Centre
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Waterloo Bar and Kitchen
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
131 Waterloo Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Waterloo Action Centre
International cuisine. Tables on patio. ... More
 
 
 
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 13 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 13 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
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Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 18 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
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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Leake Street Pocket Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lower Marsh, SE1 | 1 minute from The Waterloo Action Centre
Located at the entrance to one of the most well known graffiti hotspots in London, Leake Street Pocket Park is an urban oasis of shrubs, ... More
 
 
 
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Bernie Spain Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Located between Oxo Tower Wharf and Gabriel's Wharf, Bernie Spain Gardens is a pleasant green space to stop off on a riverside walk along the South ... 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 The Waterloo Action Centre
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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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
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The Anchor & Hope
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
The Anchor & Hope is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in ... More
 
 
 
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The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
 
 
 
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Bar Elba
London > Nightlife > Bars
Rooftop, Mercury House, 109-117 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 1 minute from The Waterloo Action Centre
The first of its kind in the area, Bar Elba is a brand new rooftop cocktail bar in Waterloo. ... More
 
 
 
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Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Designed by the Eden Project, the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is the place to be on a summer's evening for stunning sundown views over the ... More
 
 
 
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Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
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Skylon
London > Business > Venue Hire
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique metropolitan ... More
 
 
 
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The Deck at the National Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The Waterloo Action Centre
The Deck is a modern roof-top venue with stunning views over the Thames, available for hire at the National Theatre, part of the Southbank Centre which ... More
 
 
 
 

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Dr Seuss's The Lorax
Dr Seuss's The Lorax
Theatre | Until 5th November 2017 

Old Vic Theatre 1 minute walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

A tree-chopping businessman known as The Once-ler meets his match in a gruff, moustachioed critter on a mission to protect ...More

 
Beauty And The Feast
Beauty And The Feast
Foodie Events | Until 14th January 2018 

The Vaults, Arch 233 4 minutes walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

A delectable retelling of the original fairy tale, Beauty and the Feast takes over the Vaults under Waterloo this winter. ...More

 
Hair
Theatre | Until 13th January 2018 

The Vaults, Arch 233 4 minutes walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

To mark the 50th anniversary of the tribal rock musical with a book and lyrics by James Rado and Gerome ...More

The Guinea Pig Club
Comedy | On 24th October 2017 

Tattershall Castle 11 minutes walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

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Mendoza
Theatre | Until 28th October 2017 

Southwark Playhouse 12 minutes walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

Los Colochos presents a fast-paced and blood-soaked ensemble production, relocating Shakespeare's Macbeth to Mexico's War of Independence in the early-19th ...More

Jeremy Shaw - Liminals
Exhibitions | Until 10th December 2017 

The Store Studios 13 minutes walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

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Arthur Jafa: Love Is The Message, The Message Is Death
Exhibitions | Until 6th December 2017 

The Store Studios 13 minutes walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

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Everything At Once
Exhibitions | Until 10th December 2017 

The Store Studios 13 minutes walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

The gallery is partnering with The Vinyl Factory to stage an ambitious group exhibition. Through new and historical works by ...More

Hidden Messages
Exhibitions | Until 3rd November 2017 

Menier Chocolate Factory 14 minutes walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

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The Lie
Theatre | Until 18th November 2017 

Menier Chocolate Factory 14 minutes walk from The Waterloo Action Centre

Lindsay Posner directs the English language world premiere of Florian Zeller's provocative drama, which has been translated by Christopher Hampton. ...More

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