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City Island BridgeAn 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, Maguire and Whitby to accommodate the residents of City Island, a twelve acre 'island' neighbourhood close to Canary Wharf. Billed as a 'mini Manhattan', the development houses 1,700 new apartments, al fresco spaces, waterside parks, bars and restaurants, artist studios, boutique shops, a school and private residents' club. The bright red bridge, lifted into place by the UK's biggest crane is set on the Lea River's striking meander, known as Bow Creek and made famous by the beginning aerial shots of 'EastEnders'.

 

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Underground Stations

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Canning Town Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
West Ham Tube Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canning Town Railway Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
West Ham Railway Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express Royal Docks Docklands
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £41  27% off
Silvertown Way, E16 | 1 minute from City Island Bridge
The shimmering business parks of the Docklands are a tribute to the spirit of modernity, and this clean, efficient hotel, with air conditioning and Wi-Fi throughout ... More
 
 
 
Good Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £48  35% off
Royal Victoria Dock, E161FA | 10 minutes from City Island Bridge
Providing work for those who have previously struggled, the Good Hotel has earned its name. The striking hotel, which can be found floating at the historic ... More
 
 
 
Crowne Plaza London Docklands
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  42% off
Western Gateway, E16 | 11 minutes from City Island Bridge
The Crowne Plaza Docklands is the main hotel for the giant ExCel Centre. It's a great place to stay if you're visiting a conference or exhibition, ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near City Island Bridge
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London City Island
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Wharfside Road, Leamouth Peninsula, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 6 minutes from City Island Bridge
Taking up 12 acres, London City Island is a neighbourhood in East London, a 'mini Manhattan' with a red bridge linking the island to ... More
 
 
 
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Trinity Buoy Wharf
London > Attractions >
Orchard Place, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 7 minutes from City Island Bridge
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 Line
London > Attractions > Sights
Cody Dock, 11c South Crescent, E16 | 13 minutes from City Island Bridge
London's first dedicated modern contemporary art walk, The Line brings together works by artists such as Damien Hirst, Antony Gormley, Gary Hume, Abigail Fallis and Martin ... More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near City Island Bridge

Near City Island Bridge
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The O2 Arena
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
The centrepiece of the redeveloped Millennium Dome is the O2 Arena, the first purpose-built music venue in London. With a capacity of 23,000, it offers the ... More
 
 
 
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British Music Experience
London > Entertainment > Live Music
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
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 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
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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Shopping near City Island Bridge

The best shops and markets near City Island Bridge
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The Grocer, London City Island
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
London City Island, E14 | 6 minutes from City Island Bridge
A one-stop-shop combining espresso bar, deli restaurant and grocery store, The Grocer gives London City Island residents a place to eat, enjoy morning coffee and pick ... More
 
 
 
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Chrisp Street Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Market Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 20 minutes from City Island Bridge
A pedestrian shopping area featuring over 80 stalls and food outlets, Chrisp Street Market was designed by Frederick Gibberd as part of urban redevelopment after the ... More
 
 
 
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Billingsgate Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 22 minutes from City Island Bridge
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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Fatboys Diner
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Trinity Bouy Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 6 minutes from City Island Bridge
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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Il Bianco
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
1 Michigan Building, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
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Café Rouge - Greenwich O2
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
3.2 & 3.3 Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication , The O2, SE10 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
With a combination of delicious food, great wines and a real ambience, Café Rouge has embodied the style and je ne sais quoi of French dining ... More
 
 
 
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Near City Island Bridge
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 2.1 miles from City Island Bridge
The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2.8 miles from City Island Bridge
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 | 3.8 miles from City Island Bridge
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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Brooklyn Bowl
London > Leisure >
O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
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 Spa at InterContinental London - The O2
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
InterContinental London - The O2, 1 Waterview Drive, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
Hidden within the centre of the InterContinental London - The O2 is a large luxury spa that offers a tranquil escape. In ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
London > Leisure > Golf
Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 18 minutes from City Island Bridge
If you hook a shot at the state of the art Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range it'll head towards Canary Wharf and if you slice it ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London City Island Bridge.
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King Eddie's
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 2 miles from City Island Bridge
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ... More
 
 
 
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King Eddie's
London > Nightlife > Pubs
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 2 miles from City Island Bridge
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ... More
 
 
 
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The Gun
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 20 minutes from City Island Bridge
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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NY-LON
London > Nightlife > Bars
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
Enjoy the luxuries of a first class travel lounge without leaving terra firma at NY-LON, a swish bar in the entertainment district of The O2. The ... More
 
 
 
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Building Six
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
The club formerly known as matter and Proud2, Building Six occupies 3,000 square metres of raw, industrial space within The 02, split over three floors with ... More
 
 
 
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Eighteen Sky Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
InterContinental London - The O2, 1 Waterview Drive, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
Boasting spectacular views across the Thames and Canary Wharf, the Eighteen Sky Bar is a sophisticated spot to enjoy ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near City Island Bridge.
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The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 16 minutes from City Island Bridge
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
 
 
 
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ExCeL London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 18 minutes from City Island Bridge
A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 29 minutes from City Island Bridge
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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