York Hall Leisure Centre  

 
 
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5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 9PJ
 
 
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York Hall Leisure CentreYork 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 it is best known as a boxing arena, where future champions such as Lennox Lewis and Audley Harrison learned their craft. The magnificent Georgian building, opened in 1929 by the Duke of York, has played host to some of the world's greatest boxers with fights taking place in the grand main hall. With a capacity of 1,200, the hall also makes a good venue for private parties. Plenty of original 1920s features remain from the domed glass roof to the wrought iron staircases and chandeliers as well as many other attractive and unique characteristics from the time. York Hall underwent a major multi-million pound refurbishment in 2005 a year after being threatened with closure.

 

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Underground Stations

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Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Stepney Green Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
17 minutes walk
 
Spitalfields Car Park
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £100  38% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 2 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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
 
 
 
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100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 20 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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5 Cavell Street, E1 | 21 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
 
 
 
 
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Queens Ice & Bowl
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
17 Queensway, Bayswater, London W2 | 5.9 miles from York Hall Leisure Centre
A huge indoor ice rink, 12 bowling lanes, plenty of retro arcade machines and a British diner - Queens Ice and Bowl ... More
 
 
 
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Albert Road Recreation Ground
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Albert Road, N22 | 6 miles from York Hall Leisure Centre
This super recreational area near Wood Green offers kids and adults a place to stretch their legs and sample different sporting activities. You can shoot ... More
 
 
 
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 35 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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York Hall Leisure Centre, Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | Same location as York Hall Leisure Centre
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Victoria Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 11 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 16 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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London > Events > Tours  Dates: 8th October 2016 to 23rd April 2017
York Hall Leisure Centre, Cambridge Heath Road, E2 | 3 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
A display of some of the most competitively fought and visually striking games from the V&A's collection of board games, Game Plan: Board Games Rediscovered is ...More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 24th February 2017 - 10pm-6am
York Hall Leisure Centre, 29-32 The Oval, E2 | 6 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
House from the duo behind Future Times, Beautiful Swimmers, plus Swedish production prodigy and Hivern Discs signing Dorisburg and Dutch DJ and producer Makam....More
 
 
 
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York Hall Leisure Centre, Derbyshire Street, E2 | 8 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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Backyard Bar & Kitchen
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
231 Cambridge Heath Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 5 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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10 Gales
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Arch 10, Gales Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 5 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
One of Bethnal Green's best kept secrets, 10 Gales is a contemporary art space, live show venue, vintage fashion boutique, coffee shop and hairdressers all under ... More
 
 
 
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Oval Space
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
29-32 The Oval, Hackney, London E2 | 6 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
Oval Space is a multi-use arts and events space with 6,000 square feet of space in Bethnal Green in East London with stunning views over the ... More
 
 
 
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V & A Museum of Childhood
London > Attractions > Museums
Cambridge Heath Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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Fred London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
45 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 6 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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Degree Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
30 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 6 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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King & Queen of Bethnal Green
London > Shopping > Clothing
41 Temple Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 6 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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The Royal Inn On The Park, 111 Lauriston Road, Hackney, London E9 | 10 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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Westgate Street, E8 | 11 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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Gallery Cafe
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
21 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 1 minute from York Hall Leisure Centre
Vegetarian cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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The Approach
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Approach Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
A good pub which supports young boxers from the area and is a favourite among the locals, with a jolly atmosphere and a fine selection of ... More
 
 
 
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The Camel
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277 Globe Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 4 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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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London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 17 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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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Workers' Educational Association
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4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 24 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | Same location as York Hall Leisure Centre
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The Approach
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Approach Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
277 Globe Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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255 Globe Road, Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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The Pickle Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
13-14 The Oval, E2 | 6 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
Directly opposite Oval Space and run by the same team, The Pickle Factory hosts shows, bands and club ... More
 
 
 
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PortSide Parlour
London > Nightlife > Bars
Off Broadway, 63-65 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 | 11 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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
 
 
 
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London Fields Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
365-366 Warburton St, Hackney, London E8 | 12 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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
 
 
 
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London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 6 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 21 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 22 minutes from York Hall Leisure Centre
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
 
 
 
 

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