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
Soho Masterpark
7 minutes walk

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What to do in London Throughout 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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Hotels near Y Swim

Near Y Swim
Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £53† 34% 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 £75† 32% 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
myhotel Bloomsbury London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £99† 31% off
11-13 Bayley Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Y Swim
The idea behind the first class service at this hotel is to offer guests a personal touch and inspiration for creative minds. With cutting edge design ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Leisure near Y Swim

Y Swim gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
THE BEST

Events near Y Swim

Near Y Swim
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
War Horse
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 28th March 2009 to 14th February 2015
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Urinetown The Musical
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 29th September 2014 to 24th January 2015
Apollo Theatre, 29 Shaftesbury Avenue, Westminster, London W1D | 8 minutes from Y Swim
After a hugely successful run at the St James Theatre at the beginning of 2014 Urinetown moves to the Apollo Theatre on 29th September 2014 making ...More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 10 minutes from Y Swim
Emma Thompson returns to the London stage for the first time in 25 years to play Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...More
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Entertainment near Y Swim

Near Y Swim
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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 caf√© 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Restaurants near Y Swim

What are the best dining options near Y Swim London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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

Near Y Swim
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
THE BEST

Leisure near Y Swim

Y Swim gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
THE BEST

Pubs near Y Swim

The best pubs near London Y Swim.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Nightlife near Y Swim

Y Swim clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The 100 Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
100 Oxford Street, Fitzrovia, London W1D | 4 minutes from Y Swim
Founded in 1942, The 100 Club has made a name for itself by hosting innovative bands and has always been the vanguard of cutting edge music. ... 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.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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White Christmas
White Christmas
Theatre | Until 3rd January 2015 

Dominion Theatre 1 minute walk from Y Swim

Aled Jones, who made his name as the voice of The Snowman, makes his West End debut in White Christmas, ...More

 
Joyriders Presents - 3 Nights Before Christmas
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 19th December 2014 

The Roxy 2 minutes walk from Y Swim

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Goldblade
Concerts | On 19th December 2014 

12 Bar Club 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

A performance by the punk rock legends with support from Eastfield....More

Deviation Street
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 19th December 2014 

The Alley Cat 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

Garage rock, punk and psychedelic courtesy of resident DJs. With live band performances....More

Deviation Street
Concerts | Until 19th December 2014 

The Alley Cat 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

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The Dylan Project: Bob Dylan Tribute
Concerts | On 19th December 2014 

The Borderline 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

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The Dylan Project
Music | On 19th December 2014 

The Borderline 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

Members of Fairport Convention team up with Steve Gibbons, PJ Wright and Phil Bond come together to sing songs by ...More

Hogarth's London
Exhibitions | Until 18th January 2015 

The Cartoon Museum 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

The Cartoon Museum displays compelling images by English painter, printmaker and pictorial satirist William Hogarth in their exhibition Hogarth's London. ...More

Memphis The Musical
Memphis The Musical
Theatre | Until 28th March 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

 
Egypt Under The Early Pharaohs: Talk
Exhibitions | On 19th December 2014 

British Museum 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

A gallery talk by George Hart....More

 

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London Christmas Shows & Pantos
London Christmas Shows & Pantos

With a glitzy line-up of sensational shows, star-studded pantos and seasonal events taking place across the city, there are plenty ...More

 
Where to watch New Year's Eve Fireworks in London
Where to watch New Year's Eve Fireworks in London

London saw more than its fair share of drama and fireworks in 2014 and is all set to see ...More

 
British Summer Time 2015: The Who
British Summer Time 2015: The Who
Concerts | On 26th June 2015 

Hyde Park

The Who, the rock outfit which brought us 'Quadrophenia', 'Who Are You' and 'My Generation', perform on the Great Oak ...More

 
Frankie Goes To Hollywood: NYE at Maggie's
Frankie Goes To Hollywood: NYE at Maggie's
Seasonal | On 31st December 2014 

Maggie's

With the dress code '80s and awesome', Maggie's is hosting a Frankie Goes to Hollywood party this New Year's Eve. ...More

 
Marlene Dumas: The Image as Burden
Marlene Dumas: The Image as Burden
Exhibitions | 5th February 2015 - 10th May 2015 

Tate Modern

From 5th February, Tate Modern celebrates Amsterdam-based, South African artist Marlene Dumas, known for her intense paintings drawn from personal ...More

 
Ninagawa Company: Kafka on the Shore
Theatre | 28th May 2015 - 30th May 2015 

Barbican Centre

The second Ninagawa Company production to be staged at the Barbican this May, this theatrical adaptation of Haruki Murakami's Kafka ...More

Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2015: SelgasCano
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2015: SelgasCano
Exhibitions | Next performance 19th December 2014 

Serpentine Gallery

Spanish architects SelgasCano have been chosen to design the Serpentine Pavilion in 2015, a great honour in the ...More

 
Fields
Fields
Opened 30th November 2014 

An all-day cafe on Clapham Common located next to the skate park on Rookery Road SW4, Fields is the brainchild ...More

 
Z Shoreditch
Opened January 2015 

Z Hotels, the boutique-budget hotel group which offers out-of-town prices in city central locations in London, Liverpool and Glasgow opens ...More

Pisco Embassy
Pisco Embassy
Opened 21st November 2014 

The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks ...More

 
 
 
 
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