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Angel Canal FestivalAngel Canal FestivalAngel Canal FestivalThe annual one-day Angel Canal Festival is based around the City Road Lock on the peaceful Regent's Canal in Islington and features all sorts of attractions and events for the whole family. Attractions include a children's fun fair, boat trips, regatta, live music, street theatre and a boat rally. With 80 stalls and gazebos arranged along the towpa2016-09-04T00:00:00+01002016-09-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Festivals | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 4th September 2016
The annual one-day Angel Canal Festival is based around the City Road Lock on the peaceful Regent's Canal in Islington and features all sorts of attractions and events for the whole family. Attractions include a children's fun fair, boat trips, regatta, live music, street theatre and a boat rally. With 80 stalls and gazebos arranged along the towpa... More about this event
 
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Old Street Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
2 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £59  21% off
Central Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  41% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from City Road Basin
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  25% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 9 minutes from City Road Basin
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near City Road Basin

The best museums, galleries, attractions near City Road Basin
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Miro
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
16 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
The Victoria Miro originally opened in Cork Street in London, W1, in 1985. The gallery moved to its present location in 16 Wharf Road, Islington, in ... More
 
 
 
Real London
London > Attractions > Sightseeing Tours
32 Devonia Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
 
 
 
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Magical Surfaces: The Uncanny In Contemporary Photography
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 13th April to 19th June 2016 - Various Times
Parasol Unit, 14 Wharf Road, N1 | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
This exhibition explores the uncanny in the photographic works of seven contemporary artists from two generations. Artists include: Sonja Braas, David Claerbout, Elger Esser, Julie Monaco, ...More
 
 
 
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Volte-Face
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 28th May 2016 - 11.30pm-7am
Electrowerkz, 7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
Deep and steady techno from the producer and label runner, with support from Jim Janco, Bradley Kaos and Choronzon....More
 
 
 
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The Local Stigmatic
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 27th May 2016 at 7.30pm-8.30pm & Saturday 28th May 2016 at 3pm-4pm and 7.30pm-8.30pm
The Old Red Lion Theatre, 418 St John Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
Working class sociopaths play a cruel and manipulative game with an innocent man in Heathcote Williams' disturbing and darkly comical study of psychosis and fame....More
 
 
 
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New Red Lion
London > Entertainment > Theatres
271-273 City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from City Road Basin
A new generation in theatre, the New Red Lion provides regularly changing pub food throughout the evening from 5pm. It opened in October 2010 and is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
Stand-up comedy every night of the week, with the programme ranging from new comedy talents to well-known TV stalwarts trying out new material. ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Red Lion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
One of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a welcome ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near City Road Basin

The best shops and markets near City Road Basin
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Camden Passage
London > Shopping > Markets
Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
Hidden down a cobble-stoned Angel backstreet a whimsical collection of odds and ends have been gathered together on a selection of market stalls (not to be ... More
 
 
 
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Jewel
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
A showcase for two jewellery designers Lesley Vik Waddell and Kirt Holmes, this is a very pretty little shop and is filled with deliciously frivolous trinkets ... More
 
 
 
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Loop
London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
'Loop' is a gorgeous shop to do with all things knit. A huge selection of exquisite yarns from around the world as well as haberdashery, vintage ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near City Road Basin

What are the best dining options near City Road Basin London?
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Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from City Road Basin
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
New Culture Revolution
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
42 Duncan Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
... More
 
 
 
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William IV
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
 
 
 
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Education near City Road Basin

Near City Road Basin
London College of English
London > Education > English Language Courses
354 Goswell Road, Angel, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
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City University
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Northampton Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
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City University School of Law
London > Education > Law
Northampton Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
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Leisure near City Road Basin

City Road Basin gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Thames River Adventures
London > Leisure >
River Thames & Regents Canal, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from City Road Basin
Danny Gillard and his team at Thames River Adventures offer kayak tours of the river Thames and London's canals. Early risers can see the city before ... More
 
 
 
British Waterski
London > Leisure > Extreme Sports
390 City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
... More
 
 
 
Ki Mantra Urban Life Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near City Road Basin

The best pubs near London City Road Basin.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from City Road Basin
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
William IV
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near City Road Basin

City Road Basin clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Electrowerkz
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
This warehouse club behind Angel tube isn't for the faint of heart. Electrowerkz is best known for hosting Slimelight, the longest running Goth party in the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from City Road Basin
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near City Road Basin

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near City Road Basin.
Candid Arts Cafe
London > Business > Venue Hire
3 Torrens Street, Angel, Islington, London EC1V | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
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British Red Cross Society Camden and Islington Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
5 Aztec Row, Berners Road, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from City Road Basin
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Maggini Quartet
Concerts | On 29th May 2016 

Conway Hall 10 minutes walk from City Road Basin

Works by Mozart, Malcolm Arnold and Brahms....More

Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
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Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2016 

Guildhall Art Gallery 18 minutes walk from City Road Basin

For two years acclaimed British photographer Martin Parr was the City of London's official photographer-in-residence. Between 2013 and 2015 ...More

 
WetYourSelf!
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 29th May 2016 

Fabric 19 minutes walk from City Road Basin

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The Mystery Of Destiny: Chance Or Choice'
Exhibitions | On 29th May 2016 

The Old Finsbury Town Hall 21 minutes walk from City Road Basin

Literary & Education, Lecture....More

Sailor Jerry Hotel Street
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Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th September 2016 

The Well 23 minutes walk from City Road Basin

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Heritage Presents A Day Of Rock
Concerts | On 29th May 2016 

Surya 1.33 miles from City Road Basin

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Imran Qureshi: Where the Shadows are so Deep
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Exhibitions | Until 10th July 2016 

Barbican - Curve Gallery 1.36 miles from City Road Basin

For his first major London commission award-winning Pakistani artist Imran Qureshi creates a new work for ...More

 
Strange and Familiar: Britain as Revealed by International Photographers
Strange and Familiar: Britain as Revealed by International Photographers
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2016 

Barbican Art Gallery 1.36 miles from City Road Basin

Celebrated British photographer Martin Parr curates this Barbican exhibition which looks at how ...More

 
Designer Jewellers Group
Exhibitions | Until 30th June 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from City Road Basin

Browse new pieces by many of country's leading jewellers, all created from a range of materials. Plus, a showcase of ...More

London Symphony Orchestra: Sir Antonio Pappano
Concerts | On 29th May 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from City Road Basin

The eminent conductor leads the LSO, and guest violinist Nikolaj Znaider in a performance of Beethoven's Violin Concerto and Elgar's ...More

 
 
 
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