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Started in London, this chain selling natural health and beauty products has tried to stay true to its founder’s activist ethos. It does not stock products tested on animals, supports community-based trade and promotes environmental causes. Full to the brim with wonderful natural soaps, oils and lotions these distinctive green branches should take care of all your beauty needs and are an excellent source of presents.

 

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Covent Garden Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
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Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
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Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
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    St Martins Lane, A Morgans Original
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £199  35% off
    45 St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 2 minutes from The Body Shop
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    Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £97  42% off
    Seven Dials, WC2H | 3 minutes from The Body Shop
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    Strand Palace Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £33  41% off
    372 Strand, WC2R | 4 minutes from The Body Shop
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    The Sanctuary
    London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Body Shop
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    Neal's Yard Remedies
    London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
    15 Neal's Yard, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from The Body Shop
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    Space NK
    London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
    8 Broadwick Street, Soho, London W1F | 8 minutes from The Body Shop
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    London > Shopping > Books
    12-14 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Body Shop
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    Jigsaw
    London > Shopping > Ladies Fashion
    21 Long Acre, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Body Shop
    A British female fashion chain that started in Hampstead. Jigsaw sells affordable fashionable clothes for women and children which they design in-house. Since 2002 they have ... More
     
     
     
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    Tintin Shop
    London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
    34 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Body Shop
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    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th March to 30th April 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 4 minutes from The Body Shop
    Sean Foley directs this adaptation of Francis Veber's classic play, The Painkiller, as part of Kenneth Branagh's five-play season at the Garrick Theatre. The production sees ...More
     
     
     
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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 | 5 minutes from The Body Shop
    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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    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th September 2006 to 5th September 2015 - Various Times
    Criterion Theatre, 218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, St James's, London SW1Y | 8 minutes from The Body Shop
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    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    6-7 Great Newport Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from The Body Shop
    The Arts Theatre was built in 1927 as a members club, which allowed it to circumvent the censorship laws and perform unusual and avant garde fare. ... More
     
     
     
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    St. Martin's Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    West Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from The Body Shop
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    Wyndham's Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 3 minutes from The Body Shop
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    St Paul's Covent Garden
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 2 minutes from The Body Shop
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    London Transport Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from The Body Shop
    After a two-year, £22 million refurbishment the London Transport Museum reopened on 22 November 2007 revealing more exhibition space than before. The museum travels back through ... More
     
     
     
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    London Film Museum Covent Garden
    London > Attractions > Museums
    45 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from The Body Shop
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    Five Guys, Covent Garden
    London > Restaurants > American restaurants
    1-3 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Body Shop
    Trendy US burger chain Five Guys, which has more than 1,000 restaurants in North America and counts Barack Obama among its fans, opened its flagship UK ... More
     
     
     
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    SUDA
    London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
    23 Slingsby Place, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Body Shop
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    Lima Floral
    London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
    14 Garrick Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Body Shop
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    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 7 minutes from The Body Shop
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    Courtauld Institute of Art
    London > Education > Arts and Drama
    Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 7 minutes from The Body Shop
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 8 minutes from The Body Shop
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    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Body Shop
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    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from The Body Shop
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    The Hospital Club
    London > Leisure > Arts Centres
    24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from The Body Shop
    Before it was a hip private members' club designed specifically for the creative industries - complete with bar and dining rooms, cinema, TV and recording studios ... More
     
     
     
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    Lamb & Flag
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    33 Rose Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from The Body Shop
    One of the oldest pubs in London, the Lamb & Flag was once known as the Bucket of Blood, thanks to the bare-knuckle fights held here. ... More
     
     
     
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    The Salisbury
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    90 St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from The Body Shop
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    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    142 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from The Body Shop
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    B.Y.O.C
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    28 Bedfordbury Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from The Body Shop
    A speakeasy bar with a twist, B.Y.O.C is a cocktail bar that doesn't stock any alcohol. But, before snubbing it in disgust, you can relax in ... More
     
     
     
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    Detroit Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    35 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from The Body Shop
    Covent Garden "style" bar serving cocktails and a chilled out, trendy vibe. Considered to be one of London’s original “style” or “concept” bars, despite being on the ... More
     
     
     
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    The London Cocktail Club
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    6-7 Great Newport Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from The Body Shop
    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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    St Martins Lane Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from The Body Shop
    To enter the stunning St Martins Lane Hotel in the heart of London's Theatreland you pass through the tallest revolving door in London, a luminescent yellow-glass ... More
     
     
     
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    Odeon, Leicester Square
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    24-26 Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | 4 minutes from The Body Shop
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 5 minutes from The Body Shop
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    Ambassadors Theatre 2 minutes walk from The Body Shop

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    Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

    Royal Opera House 2 minutes walk from The Body Shop

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