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F*ck Valentine's Proud Camden, NW1 8AH 14th February 2012 Arm yourselves with friends and get down to Proud Camden for F*ck Valentine's - the ultimate in anti-Valentine's day...

 
 
February in London 2012

Lucian Freud Portraits National Portrait Gallery, WC2H 0HE 9th February 2012 - 27th May 2012 More than 100 of Lucian Freud's realist portrait paintings are shown in this...

 
 
May in London 2012

Museums at Night Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum, SW7 2RL 18th May 2012 - 21st May 2012 This annual campaign treats visitors to after-hours fun in...

 
 
June in London 2012

MINT Polo in the Park Hurlingham Park, SW6 3NG 8th June 2012 - 11th June 2012 Now in its fourth year, Polo in the Park in Fulham's Hurlingham...

 
 
July in London 2012

Dance GB - The Olympic Project Old Royal Naval College, SE10 9LW 4th July 2012 - 8th July 2012 The UK's three national dance companies come to town...

 
 
London Calendar 2014

Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
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Hotels near Friends

Near Friends
Blakes Hotel London London
Blakes Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel  from £158  32% off
33 Roland Gardens, SW7 | 6 minutes from Friends
Anouska Hempel has a signature minimalist interior design style and everything about Blakes in South Kensington has been designed to her exacting taste. From the black ...More
 
 
 
Cranley Hotel London London
Cranley Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £111  34% off
10 Bina Gardens, SW5 | 9 minutes from Friends
Three 1869 townhouses combine to make The Cranley, a tranquil temporary residence within walking distance of Gloucester Road Tube. Each of the 39 rooms is individually ...More
 
 
 
The Regency Hotel London London
The Regency Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £100  35% off
100 Queens Gate, SW7 | 11 minutes from Friends
The Regency Hotel in South Kensington on the tree-lined road of Queens Gate is in a prime spot near Old Brompton Road with a good choice ...More
 
 
 
Santa Lucia London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Santa Lucia
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
2 Hollywood Road, South Kensington, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
...More
 
 
 
Carluccio's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Carluccio's
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
236 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
Carluccio's are springing up all over the place, from Bluewater to Brent Cross, spreading the gospel of good fresh superior Italian food. Each restaurant is also ...More
 
 
 
Il Trillo - Chelsea London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Il Trillo - Chelsea
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
4 Hollywood Road, SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
Italian Cuisine...More
 
 
 
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Dining near Friends

Near Friends
Feng Sushi London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Feng Sushi
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
218 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
This chain of inexpensive sushi restaurants is never going to win any accolades for service - in the main it’s slow and not particularly helpful. Nevertheless, ...More
 
 
 
Honky Tonk London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Honky Tonk
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
6 Hollywood Road, SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
Welcome to Honky Tonk bar and restaurant on Hollywood Road, a bar friendly street just off the Fulham Road. Serving up delicious American food in a ...More
 
 
 
Brinkley's Garden Restaurant London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brinkley's Garden Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
47 Hollywood Road, South Kensington, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
Bistro ...More
 
 
 
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Events near Friends

Near Friends
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D London
Now On
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 18th to 24th Apr 2014 - Various Times
Cineworld Chelsea, 279 Kings Road, Chelsea, SW3 | 9 minutes from Friends
Haunted by the death of Uncle Ben, Peter Parker continues to wrestle with his guilt and his new responsibilities as New York City's protector. Thankfully, he ...More
 
 
 
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 London
On Soon
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Thursday 24th April 2014 - 7.45pm
Cineworld Chelsea, 279 Kings Road, Chelsea, SW3 | 9 minutes from Friends
Haunted by the death of Uncle Ben, Peter Parker continues to wrestle with his guilt and his new responsibilities as New York City's protector. Thankfully, he ...More
 
 
 
Sarah Gillespie London
On Soon
Sarah Gillespie
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 28th April 2014 - 8.30pm
606 Club, 90 Lots Road, SW10 | 9 minutes from Friends
The singer and guitarist blends jazz, urban folk and Middle Eastern blues in support of the album Glory Days....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Friends

Near Friends
Finborough Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Finborough Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
118 Finborough Road, Fulham, London SW10 | 5 minutes from Friends
The Finborough Theatre in Earls Court punches well above its weight, presenting award-winning plays and works by new writers in a small theatre above a pub. ...More
 
 
 
The Troubadour London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
265 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 8 minutes from Friends
Kensington's original boho coffee house. Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan and Paul Simon played here back in the 60s. Of course, Kensington has changed a ...More
 
 
 
The Troubadour London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
263-267 Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 8 minutes from Friends
The Troubadour is a lovely little cafe, which hosts an inspiring program of folk, blues, psychedelia and poetry downstairs. It's also the place where Private Eye ...More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Friends

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Friends
Brompton Cemetery London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brompton Cemetery
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW10 | 4 minutes from Friends
Opened in the mid-19th century Brompton Cemetary was set up as one of the 'Magnificent Seven' series of cemeteries, which included Highgate Cemetery, established to cope ...More
 
 
 
Chelsea Football Club Stadium Tours London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chelsea Football Club Stadium Tours
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 8 minutes from Friends
What a difference a game makes... at the end of 1993, a couple of surprise results lifted the Blues out of mid-table and into the Champions ...More
 
 
 
National Trust: Carlyle's House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: Carlyle's House
London > Attractions > Museums
24 Cheyne Row, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 12 minutes from Friends
A Queen Anne Town House occupied by historian and 'Sage of Chelsea' Thomas Carlyle and his wife Jane from 1834-1881. A man of letters, Thomas Carlyle ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Friends

The best shops and markets near Friends
Luigi's Delicatessen London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Luigi's Delicatessen
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
349 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 3 minutes from Friends
Luigi's Delicatessen is a one-stop shop for all kinds of delicacies from fresh pasta to farmhouse cheeses with a particular emphasis on Italian produce. They have ...More
 
 
 
Wyndham House Butchers London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wyndham House Butchers
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
309 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 3 minutes from Friends
One of London's best butchers, this place is incredibly popular with Fulham residents. Wyndham's is a family operation which also has a shop at Borough Market. ...More
 
 
 
Crockatt and Powell London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
345 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 3 minutes from Friends
If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. An independent that treats you like an individual. ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Friends

Near Friends
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, SW11 | 14 minutes from Friends
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ...More
 
 
 
Dana Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 16 minutes from Friends
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ...More
 
 
 
The London School of Painting and Drawing London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 20 minutes from Friends
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Friends

Friends gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Kayaking London London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kayaking London
London > Leisure >
Cremorne Riverside, Cremorne Gardens, Lots Road, SW10 | 9 minutes from Friends
Based in the Cremorne Riverside Centre on the waterfront at Chelsea, Kayaking London offers a variety of trips, tours and bespoke experiences enabling the public to ...More
 
 
 
Lush Spa London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lush Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
123 Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 15 minutes from Friends
More than just a skincare shop, this branch of Lush on the Kings Road houses the Lush Spa. An overpowering mix of perfumes assaults the nose ...More
 
 
 
G-Spa London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 16 minutes from Friends
Downstairs from LA Fitness (keep going past the people who look like they're about to die on the running machines) you'll find G-Spa. A world away ...More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Friends

The best pubs near London Friends.
The King's Arms London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
190 Fulham Road, Chelsea, SW10 | 3 minutes from Friends
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
The Duke of Clarence London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW5 | 8 minutes from Friends
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
The Cadogan Arms London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cadogan Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
298 Kings Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 9 minutes from Friends
The Cadogan Arms has been given a facelift by Tom and Ed Martin - the brothers behind The Botanist, The Gun, The Well, Hat & Tun ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Friends

Friends clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Evans & Peel Detective Agency London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Evans & Peel Detective Agency
London > Nightlife > Bars
310c Earls Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 9 minutes from Friends
Taking the speakeasy trend to another level, the Evans & Peel Detective Agency is a bar moonlighting as fully functioning detective company. The basement bar can ...More
 
 
 
Eighty Six London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Eighty Six
London > Nightlife > Bars
86 Fulham Road, South Kensington, London SW3 | 10 minutes from Friends
Eighty-Six is the brainchild of George Adams and Charlie Kearns, the duo behind Verbier's Coco Club. A popular place for after hours socialising for the Fulham ...More
 
 
 
Ping London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ping
London > Nightlife > Bars
180-184 Earl's Court Road, SW5 | 14 minutes from Friends
We can't help but feel that Boris Johnson would approve of Ping, a cavernous venue which serves cocktails, pizzas and ping pong (or whiff whaff if ...More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Friends

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Friends.
Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Stamford Bridge Ground Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 8 minutes from Friends
What a difference a game makes... at the end of 1993, a couple of surprise results lifted the Blues out of mid-table and into the Champions ...More
 
 
 
Natural History Museum London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 16 minutes from Friends
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ...More
 
 
 
Chelsea Physic Garden London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chelsea Physic Garden
London > Business > Venue Hire
66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 17 minutes from Friends
The largest fruiting olive tree in Britain and the world's northern-most outdoor grapefruit tree call the historic Chelsea Physic Gardens home. Hidden behind towering brick walls, ...More
 
 
 
 

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Ashtanga Yoga Classes
Sporting Events | Until 1st June 2014 

Chelsea Theatre 6 minutes walk from Friends

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Images of Nature
Images of Nature
Exhibitions | Next performance 20th April 2014 

Natural History Museum 16 minutes walk from Friends

Women artists are the theme of Natural History Museum's temporary exhibition in the Images of Nature gallery, which showcases botanical ...More

 
Britain: One Million Years of the Human Story
Britain: One Million Years of the Human Story
Exhibitions | Until 27th September 2014 

Natural History Museum 16 minutes walk from Friends

Look back at Britain long before the Romans, Saxons and Vikings arrived at the Natural History Museum's major exhibition, Britain: ...More

 
Cutting Edge Workshop For Families
Exhibitions | Until 24th July 2014 

Natural History Museum 16 minutes walk from Friends

A session investigating teeth and diet with object handling and group activities....More

Sensational Butterflies
Sensational Butterflies
Kids Events | Until 14th September 2014 

Natural History Museum 16 minutes walk from Friends

From chomping caterpillars to beautiful butterflies, the Natural History Museum comes alive this summer with the erection of a tropical ...More

 
Girls From Oz
Theatre | On 20th April 2014 

The Pheasantry 16 minutes walk from Friends

Songs from the golden age of musical theatre, from productions including Show Boat, Anything Goes, Kiss Me, Kate, The Wizard ...More

Collider
Collider
Exhibitions | Until 6th May 2014 

Science Museum 17 minutes walk from Friends

Visitors can immerse themselves in the greatest intellectual adventure on the planet in this Science Museum exhibition dedicated to the ...More

 
Shackleton's Man Goes South
Exhibitions | Until 25th April 2014 

Science Museum 17 minutes walk from Friends

A small, free exhibition on the second floor of the Science Museum, the year-long Shackleton's Man Goes South is named ...More

Fleur De Paris
Concerts | On 20th April 2014 

Le QuecumBar 18 minutes walk from Friends

The French duo performs contemporary jazz influenced by the Parisian jazz scene of the 1930s....More

Jameel Prize Exhibition
Jameel Prize Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 21st April 2014 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 18 minutes walk from Friends

The biennial Jameel Prize, which encourages contemporary artists and designers to take their inspiration from Islamic traditions of craft and ...More

 
 
 
 
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