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London South Bank University started life as the Borough Polytechnic Institute and has been part of the local landscape for since 1892 making it one of the capital's oldest universities today. Courses are available on a wide range of arts and science subjects from accounting to architecture resulting in undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

 

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Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
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Waterloo Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
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Library Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  36% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
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
 
 
 
Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £66  33% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
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
 
 
 
Hilton London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £87  31% off
2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from London South Bank University
The Hilton London Bankside is a purpose built hotel with a four-storey glass atrium, 292 rooms and fitness centre, complete with swimming pool, and an opulent ... More
 
 
 
 
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London Executive Schools
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
5 Westminster Bridge Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 3 minutes from London South Bank University
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
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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Last Of The Boys
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th May and 30th May to 4th Jun 2016 - Various Times
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from London South Bank University
The latest production from the award-winning playwright Steven Dietz tells the story of two ex-soldiers and their haunting tales from the war that created their friendship....More
 
 
 
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Peter Kennard: Unofficial War Artist
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 14th May 2015 to 30th May 2016
IWM London (Imperial War Museums), Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
A summary of a career spanning 50 years, Peter Kennard: Unofficial War Artist shows the imagery this political activist has created since his student days in ...More
 
 
 
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Object Conversations: The Battle Of The Somme
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 30th May to 3rd Jun 2016 - Various Times
IWM London (Imperial War Museums), Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
Explore and handle objects from the museum's collections linked to the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme....More
 
 
 
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Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from London South Bank University
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
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The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
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The Young Vic
London > Entertainment > Theatres
66 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from London South Bank University
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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Alma Enterprises
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from London South Bank University
After five years at 1 Vyner Street Alma Enterprises, the project-space which began as a base for successful young artists' collective 'Land', moved to this new ... More
 
 
 
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St George's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
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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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
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Silverprint
London > Shopping > Specialists
120 London Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from London South Bank University
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Unit 2, Toulmin Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
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Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from London South Bank University
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 3 minutes from London South Bank University
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Unit 4, Metro Central, 119 Newington Green Causway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from London South Bank University
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The Laughing Gravy
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
154 Blackfriars Road, Southwark, SE1 | 4 minutes from London South Bank University
International cuisine. Booking advised for lunch. Separate room for parties. Tables on patio. ... More
 
 
 
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London Palace Superbowl
London > Leisure > Activities
1st Floor, Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
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London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Arrol House, Rockingham Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
76 Redcross Way, SE1 | 8 minutes from London South Bank University
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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from London South Bank University
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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National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from London South Bank University
Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
 
 
 
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Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from London South Bank University
Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
 
 
 
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Ministry of Sound
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from London South Bank University
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
Imbibe
London > Nightlife > Bars
173 Blackfriars Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from London South Bank University
From the outside, Imbibe looks fairly unpromising - a brash wash of colour frames a series of large modern, windows. Inside, a strong 70s retro theme ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Bars
72 Blackfriars Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from London South Bank University
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Ministry of Sound
London > Business > Venue Hire
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from London South Bank University
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
Siobhan Davies Studios
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85 St George's Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from London South Bank University
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Imperial War Museum
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Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from London South Bank University
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
 

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May Half-Term Family Fun Activities: The Poster Party
May Half-Term Family Fun Activities: The Poster Party
Tours | Until 5th June 2016 

London Transport Museum 2 minutes walk from London South Bank University

The Poster Party takes place throughout the May half term, from 28th May until 5th June 2016, with storytelling and ...More

 
Hand to God
Theatre | Until 11th June 2016 

Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Taking into account its favour with the critics and several Tony nominations, irreverent puppet comedy ...More

The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 4th June 2017 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from London South Bank University

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia!
Theatre | Until 22nd October 2016 

Novello Theatre 3 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the ...More

 
Funny Girl
Funny Girl
Theatre | Until 8th October 2016 

Savoy Theatre 4 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Olivier and BAFTA award-winning actress Sheridan Smith makes her much awaited return to the West End in 2016 to star ...More

 
Erica Scourti: Personal Proxies
Exhibitions | On 30th May 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from London South Bank University

The Athens-born artist presents a mytho-biographic performance exploring the automation of personality, drawing on ancient Greek tales of the underworld ...More

Les Blancs
Les Blancs
Theatre | Until 2nd June 2016 

National Theatre: Olivier Theatre 9 minutes walk from London South Bank University

It may be lesser known than A Raisin in the Sun, but Les Blancs was considered ...More

 
The Threepenny Opera
Theatre | Until 1st September 2016 

National Theatre: Olivier Theatre 9 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Rufus Norris directs Rory Kinnear as the notorious London criminal and cutthroat Macheath in Simon Stephens' darkly comic translation of ...More

Kin And Rage & Beyond
Dance | On 30th May 2016 

Southbank Centre 11 minutes walk from London South Bank University

The two leading kathak dancers Sanjuka Sinha and Sanjukta Wagh perform a double bill of new work. Kin features choreography ...More

Power of Power
Power of Power
Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

Southbank Centre 11 minutes walk from London South Bank University

Exploring the concept of power in the 21st century, Power of Power is a new festival at the Southbank Centre. ...More

 
 
 
 
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