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Christmas in London 2007: Ice Skating

Alexandra Palace Ice Rink Alexandra Palace, N22 7AY 12th November 2007 - 20th January 2008 The permanent ice rink at Alexandra Palace is a great place to...

 
 
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.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near The Alex

Near The Alex
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments London
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment  from £112  22% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 12 minutes from The Alex
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ...More
 
 
 
The RE London Shoreditch Hotel London
The RE London Shoreditch Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £62  40% off
419 to 437 Hackney Road, E2 | 16 minutes from The Alex
This hotel is modern, clean and very convenient if you want to explore the sights and bright lights of trendy Shoreditch. Although close to the City, ...More
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch London
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £90  38% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 30 minutes from The Alex
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Pubs nearest The Alex

The best pubs near London The Alex.
The Britannia London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Britannia
London > Nightlife > Pubs
360 Victoria Park Road, Hackney, London E9 | 5 minutes from The Alex
The Britannia offers a lovely view of Victoria Park - the long grassy space of the beer garden out the back actually borders the park. It's ...More
 
 
 
People's Park Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
People's Park Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
360 Victoria Park Road, E9 | 5 minutes from The Alex
The People's Park Tavern, a cavernous Victorian gastro pub just north of Victoria Park welcomes punters with its comfortable Chesterfield sofas and decent ales from the ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near The Alex

The Alex clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
London Fields Brewery London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
365-366 Warburton St, E8 | 10 minutes from The Alex
Located under the railway arches beside London Fields in Hackney, the London Fields Brewery opened in 2011 and was inspired by the drought of craft beer ...More
 
 
 
PortSide Parlour London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
PortSide Parlour
London > Nightlife > Bars
Off Broadway, 63-65 Broadway Market, E8 | 13 minutes from The Alex
If rum is your tipple of choice, then PortSide Parlour is the place to quench your thirst. Located in an underground bar beneath Off Broadway on ...More
 
 
 
Hackney Central London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Central
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Amhurst Road, E8 | 16 minutes from The Alex
Hackney’s freshest venue is a converted railway station with a plush bar / restaurant on the ground floor and a nightclub upstairs. The kitchen serves excellent ...More
 
 
 
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Events near The Alex

Near The Alex
Whirlygig Cinema Spotlights: Soundtrack London
On Soon
Whirlygig Cinema Spotlights: Soundtrack
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Wednesday 3rd September 2014 - 7pm
Hackney Picturehouse, 270 Mare Street, Hackney, E8 | 12 minutes from The Alex
...More
 
 
 
Broadway Market London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
On Soon
Broadway Market
London > Events > Shopping  Dates: 6th September 2014 to 26th December 2015 - 9am-5pm
Broadway Market, East London, Hackney, London E8 | 13 minutes from The Alex
Broadway is a great little market that is expanding rapidly and enjoys a tremendous reputation. Hidden gems are the Marissa V clothing stall and Kate Garwood ...More
 
 
 
The Chapel Collective London
On Soon
The Chapel Collective
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 4th September 2014 - 7pm-10pm
Gallery Cafe, 21 Old Ford Road, E2 | 13 minutes from The Alex
...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The Alex

Near The Alex
Netil House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Netil House
London > Entertainment >
1-7 Westgate Street, Hackney, London E8 | 10 minutes from The Alex
A stone's throw from London Fields, Netil House is home to 94 creative studios, a market, gallery and a rooftop space with wonderful 360-degree views over ...More
 
 
 
Hackney Picturehouse London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
270 Mare Street, Hackney, E8 | 12 minutes from The Alex
Picturehouse Cinemas, who run the popular Greenwich Picturehouse and Clapham Picturehouse opened the Hackney Picturehouse on Mare Street in October 2011 which features the biggest ...More
 
 
 
Hackney Empire London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Empire
London > Entertainment > Theatres
291 Mare Street, E8 | 14 minutes from The Alex
Renowned East London entertainment venue designed by celebrated architect Frank Matcham. Stan Laurel and Charlie Chaplin both trod the boards here in the Hackney Empire's music ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near The Alex

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Alex
Fred London London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fred London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
45 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 8 minutes from The Alex
Set up by Fred Mann, former director of the Milch gallery, Fred London specialises in contemporary art and musical collaborations. Fred Mann has had a mixed ...More
 
 
 
Degree Art London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Degree Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
30 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 8 minutes from The Alex
Offering affordable art, Degree Art sells, commissions and rents out art works - painting, photography, sculpture and prints - created by students and recent graduates from ...More
 
 
 
Victoria Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Approach Road, Hackney, London | 9 minutes from The Alex
One of London’s best kept secrets, Victoria Park is a fantastic place to spend an afternoon. Inside the park's boundaries countless varieties of trees stripe the ...More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Alex

The best shops and markets near The Alex
Bottle Apostle London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bottle Apostle
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
95 Lauriston Road, Hackney, London E9 | 2 minutes from The Alex
The Bottle Apostle on the edge of Victoria Park and two doors from the Ginger Pig on Lauriston Road is an excellent wine shop where ...More
 
 
 
Ginger Pig London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ginger Pig
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
99 Lauriston Road, Hackney, London E9 | 2 minutes from The Alex
Though the name suggests specialists in spicy pork products, the Ginger Pig offers so much more. Beginning with their original shop at Borough Market in the ...More
 
 
 
E5 Bakehouse London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
E5 Bakehouse
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, E8 | 11 minutes from The Alex
Ben Mackinnon brings the art of sourdough baking to Hackney through his E5 Bakehouse located in a spruced up railway arch near London Fields in East ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near The Alex

What are the best dining options near The Alex London?
Fish House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fish House
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
126 - 128 Lauriston Road, Hackney, London E9 | 1 minute from The Alex
...More
 
 
 
Su Sazzagoni London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Su Sazzagoni
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
136 Lauriston Road, E9 | 1 minute from The Alex
Italian Cuisine...More
 
 
 
The Empress of India London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Empress of India
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
130 Lauriston Road, Victoria Park, Hackney, London E9 | 1 minute from The Alex
Lodged on the boundary of Victoria Park, The Empress of India is the latest venue from Tom and Ed Martin the brothers behind Dockland's much celebrated ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near The Alex

Near The Alex
Four Corners London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 12 minutes from The Alex
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
 
 
 
Connexions Careers Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 26 minutes from The Alex
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ...More
 
 
 
The Making Space London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 28 minutes from The Alex
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near The Alex

The Alex gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Victoria Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 8 minutes from The Alex
One of London's best kept secrets, Victoria Park is a fantastic place to spend an afternoon. The city's first public park, it was opened in the ...More
 
 
 
London Fields London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 11 minutes from The Alex
Located in a bustling, regenerated area of east London, London Fields park has been transformed from a neglected area of common ground into a thriving rich ...More
 
 
 
York Hall Leisure Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 12 minutes from The Alex
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near The Alex

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Alex.
Bistrotheque London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 9 minutes from The Alex
...More
 
 
 
Shoreditch Town Hall London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 32 minutes from The Alex
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ...More
 
 
 
Christ Church Spitalfields London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 33 minutes from The Alex
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ...More
 
 
 
 
 

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Carolina Piteira
Exhibitions | Until 15th September 2014 

Degree Art 8 minutes walk from The Alex

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Hackney Central Library
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Hackney Central Library 12 minutes walk from The Alex

Library with lots of different facilities to offer such as PC and internet access and the Children's library service....More

Open Mic
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th October 2014 

Off Broadway 13 minutes walk from The Alex

Share your talents and seize the mic or simply enjoy the other performers over a drink....More

Toy Stories
Toy Stories
Exhibitions | Until 14th December 2014 

V & A Museum of Childhood 15 minutes walk from The Alex

Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti visited more than 50 countries over 18 months to create images of children with their most ...More

 
Daydreams And Diaries: The Story Of Jacqueline Wilson
Daydreams And Diaries: The Story Of Jacqueline Wilson
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

V & A Museum of Childhood 15 minutes walk from The Alex

This exhibition at the Museum of Childhood celebrates best-selling children's author Jacqueline Wilson, giving visitors the chance to learn out ...More

 
Chad VanGaalen
Concerts | On 1st September 2014 

Oslo 17 minutes walk from The Alex

The Canadian singer-songwriter performs folk....More

Basque Lessons
Exhibitions | Until 30th October 2014 

Oxford House 20 minutes walk from The Alex

Learn the language of Basque....More

Thai Boxing: Workshop
Exhibitions | Until 27th October 2014 

Oxford House 20 minutes walk from The Alex

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SHOP at Stour Space
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2014 

Stour Space 21 minutes walk from The Alex

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Boys' Book Club (Under 11s)
Exhibitions | Until 27th October 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 25 minutes walk from The Alex

Especially for boys to get together and share their reading experiences....More

 
 
 
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