Y Swim

 
 
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Central YMCA, Bloomsbury, 112 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3NQ
 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Goodge Street Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Euston Railway Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Holborn NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Bloomsbury Square Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Calendar 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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    The Bloomsbury Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £124  27% off
    16-22 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 1 minute from Y Swim
    A smart, fashionably furnished yet traditional hotel in the centre of town with first-class service, The Bloomsbury Hotel is great value for money among the capital's ... More
     
     
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £56  30% off
    97 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Y Swim
    Conforming to the Radisson Blu Edwardian brand of mixing designer décor with designer locations, the Kenilworth has everything you'd expect from this established chain. 50 metres ... More
     
     
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £88  36% off
    9-13 Bloomsbury Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Y Swim
    Near to the British Museum, this Edwardian hotel is something of a Bloomsbury landmark. Relaunched in January 2009 following a '25million makeover, each of the 174 ... More
     
     
     
     
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    York Hall Leisure Centre
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3.4 miles from Y Swim
    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
     
     
     
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    Albert Road Recreation Ground
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Albert Road, N22 | 5.8 miles from Y Swim
    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, EC1V | 32 minutes from Y Swim
    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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    John Lewis Roof Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    300 Oxford Street, W1A | 3 minutes from Y Swim
    Celebrating its 150th anniversary, John Lewis has created a Roof Garden on its flagship Oxford Street store for the summer of 2014, open from Saturday 3rd ... More
     
     
     
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    Phoenix Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Y Swim
    In the shadow of both Centrepoint and St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, hidden from most tourists and residents alike, lies this beautiful West End garden. Originally a car ... More
     
     
     
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    Agua at Sanderson
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    The Sanderson, 50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Y Swim
    Walking into the clean white space that is the Agua Spa at The Sanderson is instantly calming, relaxing and heavenly. There are 14 private treatment rooms, ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Events near Y Swim

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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 7 minutes from Y Swim
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
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    The Winter's Tale
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th October 2015 to 16th January 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 10 minutes from Y Swim
    Two years in the making, actor and director Kenneth Branagh presents a five-play, year-long season at the Garrick Theatre in 2015. Launching the season, this reimagined ...More
     
     
     
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    Whose Line Is It Anyway?... Live
    London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 20th June to 5th July 2015
    Adelphi Theatre, 18-20 Maiden Lane, The Strand, WC2R | 11 minutes from Y Swim
    Sixteen years after it was cancelled in the UK, classic TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? is set to be revived for a two-week live ...More
     
     
     
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    Dominion Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    268 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 1 minute from Y Swim
    Huge, but now slightly shabby, theatre which plays host to big, rocking musicals. The Dominion has a huge stage and hundreds of seats - on a ... More
     
     
     
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    The Wheatsheaf
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    25 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Y Swim
    Stop at The Wheatsheaf on Rathbone Place and you'll be having a pint where people like George Orwell, Anthony Burgess and Dylan Thomas have stopped and ... More
     
     
     
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    Ray's Jazz At Foyles
    London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
    113-119 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Y Swim
    Jazz up your afternoon coffee break with a trip to Ray's shop and café on the first floor of Foyles' bookshop on Charing Cross Road. The ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Y Swim

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Y Swim
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    Architectural Association School Of Architecture
    London > Attractions > House and Garden
    36 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 1 minute from Y Swim
    The Architectural Association School of Architecture, the UK's oldest school of architecture, was originally set up in 1847 and moved to Bedford Square in 1917. Set ... More
     
     
     
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    Isis Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    20 Hanway Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Y Swim
    This Soho gallery is owned by John Marchant, friend and supporter of Antony Hegarty - of Antony and the Johnsons fame. It was here that the ... More
     
     
     
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    Lazarides Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    11 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Y Swim
    Steve Lazarides' Rathbone Place gallery spans just under 4,000 square feet of space for exhibitions, studios, and offices in a five-storey Georgian building. Home to ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Y Swim

    The best shops and markets near Y Swim
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    Ask
    London > Shopping > Electronics
    248 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 1 minute from Y Swim
    Of all the cheap electronics shops clustered together along Tottenham Court Road, Ask is probably the pick of the bunch. Four floors of all the latest ... More
     
     
     
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    L Cornelissen & Son
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    105 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 1 minute from Y Swim
    Established in 1855, little has changed in this enchanting art supplies shop. Inside, it's charming and old-fashioned. Towering shelves sweep up to the ceiling, lined ... More
     
     
     
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    Moroso
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    22-24 St Giles High Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Y Swim
    Opened during the London Design Festival and the 100% Design exhibition 2007, this Italian furniture shop at the crossroads of Oxford Street and Tottenham Court Road ... More
     
     
     
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    VQ
    London > Restaurants >
    111a Great Russell Street, WC1B | Same location as Y Swim
    VQ opens in October 2013. Eighteen years after opening the original Vingt Quatre in Chelsea the 24-hour restaurant has rebranded as VQ and opened a second ... More
     
     
     
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    Malabar Junction
    London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
    107 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 1 minute from Y Swim
    South Indian cuisine. Booking advised. ... More
     
     
     
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    Hakkasan
    London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
    8 Hanway Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Y Swim
    Boasting the first Michelin Star ever awarded to a Chinese restaurant, Hakkasan can justly claim to be the best of its kind in London. The food ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Y Swim

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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 3 minutes from Y Swim
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
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    School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from Y Swim
    The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) is among the best schools for the studies of foreign cultures and languages in the world. In fact, ... More
     
     
     
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    Cookery School
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 10 minutes from Y Swim
    Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
     
     
     
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    John Lewis Roof Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    300 Oxford Street, W1A | 3 minutes from Y Swim
    Celebrating its 150th anniversary, John Lewis has created a Roof Garden on its flagship Oxford Street store for the summer of 2014, open from Saturday 3rd ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Phoenix Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Y Swim
    In the shadow of both Centrepoint and St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, hidden from most tourists and residents alike, lies this beautiful West End garden. Originally a car ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Agua at Sanderson
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    The Sanderson, 50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Y Swim
    Walking into the clean white space that is the Agua Spa at The Sanderson is instantly calming, relaxing and heavenly. There are 14 private treatment rooms, ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Y Swim

    The best pubs near London Y Swim.
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    The Toucan
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Y Swim
    This is not so much a restaurant as a tiny atmospheric Irish bar. Having grown out of its minuscule basement into the bar upstairs it's always ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Norman's Coach & Horses
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    29 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 5 minutes from Y Swim
    Claiming to be 'the West End's Best Known Pub', Norman's Coach & Horses certainly has more than its fair share of unique features. Firstly there's the ... More
     
     
     
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    Polpo at Ape and Bird
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    142 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H | 5 minutes from Y Swim
    When Russell Norman, famed for Polpo, Spuntino and Mishkin's, and as The Restaurant Man on BBC2, opened his first pub in November 2013 it seemed ... More
     
     
     
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    Bourne & Hollingsworth
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    28 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Y Swim
    Prohibition-era themed basement bar in Fitzrovia, with a good line in retro comedy. The joke is that it's a bar dodging the law by masquerading as ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Drakes Tabanco
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    3 Windmill Street, W1T | 4 minutes from Y Swim
    Drakes Tabanco opens on 7th October 2013. Serving fine and rare sherry wines straight from barrel, alongside a Spanish and British food menu, Drakes Tabanco is ... More
     
     
     
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    The London Cocktail Club - Shaftesbury Avenue
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    224a Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H | 4 minutes from Y Swim
    The London Cocktail Club is a members bar but - luckily for us - it's not a very exclusive one; it's free ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Y Swim

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Y Swim.
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    The Congress Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 2 minutes from Y Swim
    Based at Congress House, the headquarters of the Trades Union Congress, the Congress Centre offers several meeting and conference rooms for hire within an architecturally-renowned Grade ... More
     
     
     
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    British Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 4 minutes from Y Swim
    If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ... More
     
     
     
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    The Rathbone Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    30 Rathbone Street, W1T | 5 minutes from Y Swim
    Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. With high speed wireless broadband available in ... More
     
     
     
     
     

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    Michael Flatley's Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games
    Michael Flatley's Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games
    Dance | Until 5th September 2015 

    Dominion Theatre 1 minute walk from Y Swim

    Irish-American dancer and choreographer Michael Flatley, who has turned Irish dancing into a spine tingling show spectacular, directs this dynamic ...More

     
    Choke
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 23rd December 2015 

    The Roxy 2 minutes walk from Y Swim

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    Josh Taerk
    Concerts | On 3rd June 2015 

    12 Bar Club 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

    Acoustic rock comes courtesy of the Canadian singer-songwriter....More

    Blues Jam
    Concerts | Until 29th July 2015 

    The Alley Cat 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

    An open stage for up-and-coming performers....More

    Cheapskates
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th July 2015 

    The Borderline 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

    Residents and guests supply indie, electro and old skool....More

    Sweet Crisis
    Concerts | On 3rd June 2015 

    The Borderline 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

    English rock band play guitar driven rock and roll....More

    SohoCreate: A Creative Education
    Exhibitions | On 3rd June 2015 

    The House Of St Barnabas In Soho 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

    How did some of our great artists learn to be creative?...More

    Public London
    Public London
    Exhibitions | Until 11th July 2015 

    The Building Centre 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

    Inviting us to take a look at the public spaces of the city, Public London explores how London's everyday spaces ...More

     
    London Vocal Project
    Concerts | On 3rd June 2015 

    Jazz@Pizza Express 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

    The contemporary jazz-vocal ensemble performs....More

    Memphis The Musical
    Memphis The Musical
    Theatre | Until 31st October 2015 

    Shaftesbury Theatre 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

    Beverley Knight and Killian Donnelly star in Joe DiPietro and David Bryan's Memphis the Musical set in the underground nightclubs ...More

     
     
     
     
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