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AngelsDressing the stars for over 170 years, Angels is the largest and longest established fancy dress supplier in the UK. Founded in 1840 by Morris Angel, the company is still family run and all of the staff are trained costumiers, familiar with dressing TV, theatre and film stars. Whether you're after an elaborate period costume or a saucy Halloween outfit, you'll be able to find it at Angels. They also offer a selection of packet costumes and accessories, such as teeth, blood, wigs and masks.

 

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Opening and closing times for Angels

Today (Sunday) Angels is closed.

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Tuesday:

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Thursday:

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Saturday:

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Sunday:

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LondonTown.com - Angels Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

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

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Euston Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
China Town Masterpark
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £97  42% off
    Seven Dials, WC2H | 2 minutes from Angels
    In the middle of Covent Garden, the Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street (formally the Mountbatten) is perfect for those wanting to be in the heart of ... More
     
     
     
    The Shaftesbury Premier London Piccadilly
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  41% off
    65-73 Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D | 3 minutes from Angels
    Discover the Shaftesbury Hotel in the heart of London's Theatreland. Each of the 62 fully air-conditioned bedrooms boasts luxury fittings, state of the art telecommunications and ... More
     
     
     
    The Bloomsbury Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £116  42% off
    16-22 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 5 minutes from Angels
    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
     
     
     
     
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    Escapade
    London > Shopping > Hire Shops
    45-46 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 2.2 miles from Angels
    Excellent costume shop for buying and hiring all manner of outlandish gear. This place is highly recommended by our readers. The staff are friendly, it's fairly ... More
     
     
     
    Moss Bros
    London > Shopping > Hire Shops
    117B Long Acre, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Angels
    A slice of old England, Moss Bros have been synonymous with quality suit hire for years. They also sell a range of suits, shirts and jackets. ... More
     
     
     
    Moss Bros
    London > Shopping > Hire Shops
    27-28 King Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Angels
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    MADE Soho
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    100 Charing Cross Road, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
    Chic, successful online furniture store MADE invites customers to come in and touch, sit on and test out a selection of their products at their flagship ... More
     
     
     
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    The Wild Bunch
    London > Shopping > Florists
    17 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
    Shrouded deep within the meandering warren of streets that criss-cross Covent Garden, Wild Bunch adds a welcome burst of colour to London's grey urban terrain. With ... More
     
     
     
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    Adidas Originals Store
    London > Shopping > Shoes
    9 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
    Adidas's flagship Originals store is just a few seconds stroll from the Seven Dials in Covent Garden(and just around the corner from LondonTown.com towers!) Gleaming and ... More
     
     
     
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    The 3 Little Pigs
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th August to 6th September 2015
    Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, W1A | 1 minute from Angels
    The Big Bad Wolf attempts to huff and puff the three little superstar piglets into submission in Stiles and Drewe's musical retelling of the children's story. ...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 | 6 minutes from Angels
    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 Play That Goes Wrong
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th September 2014 to 5th September 2015
    Duchess Theatre, Catherine Street, WC2B | 8 minutes from Angels
    Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society ...More
     
     
     
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    Palace Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1A | 1 minute from Angels
    The towering Palace Theatre dominates Cambridge Circus. Five storeys of dark-red brick with octagonal towers on the top give it a looming aspect better suited to ... More
     
     
     
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    St. Martin's Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    West Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
    Designed as a companion theatre to the New Ambassador’s, which stands next to it, separated only by the narrow Tower Court, St Martin’s was completed in ... More
     
     
     
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    Phoenix Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
    Built in 1930, the Phoenix Theatre is a curious mix of classical theatre architecture and the Art Deco style. The columns and arches of the Phoenix ... More
     
     
     
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    19 Greek Street
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    19 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Angels
    19 Greek Street is a gallery and interior design practice promoting sustainable and socially responsible design. "Eloquently demonstrating that eclectic design and functionality can indeed go ... More
     
     
     
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    Elms Lesters Painting Rooms
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    135 Flitcroft Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Angels
    Elms Lesters Painting Rooms are housed in an extraordinary space, purpose built as a painting studio in 1904. Since 1984 the gallery has been specialising in ... More
     
     
     
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    Soho
    London > Attractions > Other Attractions
    Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Angels
    Soho, the set of streets and alleyways between Oxford Street, Shaftesbury Avenue, Charing Cross Road and Regent Street is one of the most cosmopolitan parts of ... More
     
     
     
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    Leon de Bruxelles
    London > Restaurants > Scandinavian restaurants
    24 Cambridge Circus, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
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    Jamon Jamon
    London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
    3 Caxton Walk, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
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    Cabana
    London > Restaurants >
    7 Central St Giles Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
    Founded by British restaurateurs Jamie Barber and David Ponte, Cabana in Convent Garden presents the best in tasty Brazilian barbeque and street foods. Inspired by the ... More
     
     
     
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 5 minutes from Angels
    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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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 10 minutes from Angels
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    Courtauld Institute of Art
    London > Education > Arts and Drama
    Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 11 minutes from Angels
    The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
     
     
     
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    Phoenix Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
    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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    Thai Square Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Angels
    Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
     
     
     
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    The Hospital Club
    London > Leisure > Arts Centres
    24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Angels
    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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    Polpo at Ape and Bird
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    142 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
    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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    Norman's Coach & Horses
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    29 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Angels
    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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    Lamb & Flag
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    33 Rose Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Angels
    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 Phoenix Artist Club
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    1 Phoenix Street, Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Angels
    Beneath the Phoenix Theatre lies this charming escape from the norm. Something of a 'hidden gem' the Phoenix Artist Club is secreted away down a little ... More
     
     
     
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    Kettner's Champagne Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    29 Romilly Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from Angels
    Celebrate in style at this elegant yet wholly unpretentious Baroque champagne bar in the heart of Soho. Dimly-lit, effortlessly elegant and with gleaming Mahogany surfaces, Kettner's ... More
     
     
     
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    The London Cocktail Club
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    6-7 Great Newport Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Angels
    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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    68 Dean Street
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Angels
    This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
     
     
     
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    Odeon, Leicester Square
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    24-26 Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Angels
    One of London's biggest cinemas, the Odeon Leicester Square regularly plays host to premieres and awards ceremonies as well as screening the week's big releases. Aside ... More
     
     
     
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    The Congress Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from Angels
    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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    Sunday Salsa: Intermediate & Advance
    Sporting Events | Until 27th September 2015 

    Salsa! 1 minute walk from Angels

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    The 3 Little Pigs
    The 3 Little Pigs
    Theatre | Until 6th September 2015 

    Palace Theatre 1 minute walk from Angels

    The Big Bad Wolf attempts to huff and puff the three little superstar piglets into submission in Stiles and Drewe's ...More

     
    The Commitments
    The Commitments
    Theatre | Until 1st November 2015 

    Palace Theatre 1 minute walk from Angels

    Roddy Doyle's bestselling novel 'The Commitments', best known as a hit film in the 1990s, comes to the London stage ...More

     
    Stomp
    Stomp
    Theatre | Until 21st December 2015 

    Ambassadors Theatre 1 minute walk from Angels

    Stomp stages an aural assault on your senses at the Ambassadors Theatre. There is no plot, no dialogue and nobody ...More

     
    Sunday Rockin Club
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th August 2015 

    The Alley Cat 2 minutes walk from Angels

    DJ Soho Kev spins rockabilly and rock and roll....More

    Sunday at Alleycat
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th August 2015 

    The Alley Cat 2 minutes walk from Angels

    Rockabilly and rock and roll courtesy of DJ Soho Kev and guests....More

    Victims Of A Down
    Concerts | On 30th August 2015 

    12 Bar Club 2 minutes walk from Angels

    The American band that contains members of System Of A Down performs its alternative metal material. With support from Fireyed, ...More

    Monty Alexander Trio
    Concerts | Until 2nd September 2015 

    Ronnie Scott's 2 minutes walk from Angels

    Jamaican jazz piano virtuoso....More

    The Understudy Waiting In The Wings
    Theatre | On 30th August 2015 

    Arts Theatre 2 minutes walk from Angels

    Performance of iconic musical numbers by Ceili O'Connor and special guests, directed by Tim Evans....More

    Annie Jr
    Theatre | Until 31st August 2015 

    Arts Theatre 2 minutes walk from Angels

    P2P Productions stages a 70-minute version of the Broadway musical about little orphan Annie, whose pluck and positivity helps her ...More

     
     
     
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