The Betsey Trotwood

 
 
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56 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R 3BL
 
 
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Legendary tiny music venue that combines a scuzzy charm with Clerkenwell cool. Decent pub grub and friendly bar staff make it the perfect place to catch some rising stars before they're famous and soak up the vibe of London's live music scene. Since 2002 this cosy place has seen early shows from acts such as Keane, Boy Kill Boy, the Magic Numbers, KT Tunstall and SimpleKid. The upstairs area of the Betsey has also been developed into a happening space for up and coming comedians, poets and singer songwriters, playing host to some very groovy nights. This is the place to go if you want to keep your ear to the ground and your finger on the pulse of the capital’s alternative arts scene.

 

The Betsey Trotwood events

 
Squat Betty Spoken Word Night Edinburgh Previews: Stuart Goldsmith: An Hour & John Henry Falle: The Squat Betty Spoken Word Night Edinburgh Previews: Stuart Goldsmith: An Hour & John Henry Falle: The Quick-fire stand-up, infectious banter and amiable anecdotes and stories from ITV's Show Me The Funny contestant and former street entertainer, Goldsmith, and demented tales from the member of Chortle-nominated sketch troupe The Beta Males.2015-06-10T19:30:00+01002015-06-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Betsey Trotwood, 56  Farringdon Road      EC1R 3BL
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Squat Betty Spoken Word Night Edinburgh Previews: Stuart Goldsmith: An Hour & John Henry Falle: The
Crazy Science Stupid MagicCrazy Science Stupid Magic2015-06-11T20:30:00+01002015-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Betsey Trotwood, 56  Farringdon Road      EC1R 3BL
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Crazy Science Stupid Magic
Squat Betty Spoken Word Night Edinburgh Previews - Bec Hill: Caught On Tape & Brett Goldstein: BurniSquat Betty Spoken Word Night Edinburgh Previews - Bec Hill: Caught On Tape & Brett Goldstein: BurniA mix of stand-up, storytelling and paper-puppetry from award-winning comic performer Hill, and energetic, punchy gags from Dave's Leicester Comedy Festival 2013 award-winner for Best New Show, Goldstein.2015-06-24T19:30:00+01002015-06-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Betsey Trotwood, 56  Farringdon Road      EC1R 3BL
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Squat Betty Spoken Word Night Edinburgh Previews - Bec Hill: Caught On Tape & Brett Goldstein: Burni
Squat Betty Spoken Word Night Edinburgh Previews: Richard Sandling: Pluto & Elf Lyons: Being BarbareSquat Betty Spoken Word Night Edinburgh Previews: Richard Sandling: Pluto & Elf Lyons: Being BarbareSpoken word and stand-up from film-reviewer, podcaster, So You Think You're Funny winner and Comedy Central Award nominee Sandling, plus ruminations on what it means to be sexy by Lyons.2015-07-08T19:30:00+01002015-07-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Betsey Trotwood, 56  Farringdon Road      EC1R 3BL
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Squat Betty Spoken Word Night Edinburgh Previews: Richard Sandling: Pluto & Elf Lyons: Being Barbare
 

Opening and closing times for The Betsey Trotwood

Today (Saturday) The Betsey Trotwood closes at 23.00

Monday:

12.00
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23.00
 
 

Tuesday:

12.00
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23.00
 
 

Wednesday:

12.00
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23.00
 
 

Thursday:

12.00
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23.00
 
 

Friday:

12.00
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23.00
 
 

Saturday:

12.00
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23.00
 
 

Sunday:

12.00
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22.30
 
 

LondonTown.com - The Betsey Trotwood Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Chancery Lane Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Bowling Green Lane NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
Saffron Hill NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from The Betsey Trotwood
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    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from The Betsey Trotwood
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    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 13 minutes from The Betsey Trotwood
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    Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from The Betsey Trotwood
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    34 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from The Betsey Trotwood
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    89 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from The Betsey Trotwood
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    31 Clerkenwell Close, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from The Betsey Trotwood
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    Clerkenwell Close, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from The Betsey Trotwood
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    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th May 2015 

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    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
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    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

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    Kids Events | On 30th May 2015 

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    Barbican Centre 13 minutes walk from The Betsey Trotwood

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