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    Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £292  24% off
    31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Blackwell's
    The first ever luxury Shangri-La Hotel in London has the unique selling point of occupying the upper floors of one of the tallest buildings in Europe. ... More
     
     
     
    Hilton London Tower Bridge
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  32% off
    5 More London Place, SE1 | 7 minutes from Blackwell's
    This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
     
     
     
    Apex City of London Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  31% off
    1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 10 minutes from Blackwell's
    With Tower of London, London Bridge and St. Paul's just a step away, this hotel has a great location for both business and leisure travellers. It's ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Crockatt and Powell
    London > Shopping > Books
    119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 21 minutes from Blackwell's
    If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. Crockatt and Powell is an independent bookshop that ... More
     
     
     
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    Foyles Royal Festival Hall
    London > Shopping > Books
    Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | 23 minutes from Blackwell's
    The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
     
     
     
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    Bookartbookshop
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    17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 30 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Ginger Pig
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    8 Borough Market, Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
    The original Ginger Pig was first established in the late '90s with this butcher's shop for cooks at Borough Market. Since then their farm ... More
     
     
     
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    Borough Wines
    London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
    Borough Market, SE1 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
    Established in 2002 at the world famous Borough Market, Borough Wines grew from the need to promote a family vineyard to British wine drinkers. Offering a ... More
     
     
     
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    Borough Market
    London > Shopping > Markets
    Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
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    The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
    London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2014
    Tower Bridge Exhibition, Tower Bridge, SE1 | 10 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Tower Of London Tickets
    London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2012
    Tower Of London, Tower Hill, EC3N | 12 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Shunt Vaults
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    20 Stainer Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Blackwell's
    The madcap Shunt Theatre company has created London's most unpredictable nightspot in the railway arches beneath London Bridge. Each week's entertainment at Shunt Vaults is curated ... More
     
     
     
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    Drum Cafe
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Blackwell's
    100 people in a room, all armed with a large African drum, banging in unison, until reaching a deafening crescendo - that's the premise of Drum ... More
     
     
     
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    Rose Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret
    London > Attractions > Museums
    9a St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
    Hidden away in the roof space of the old St Thomas Baroque church, this restored 1821 women's operating theatre is the oldest operating theatre in England. ... More
     
     
     
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    Southwark Cathedral
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    London Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Blackwell's
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    The Clink Prison Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    1 Clink Street, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
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    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    The Floral Hall, Borough Market, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
    This 120-seat restaurant is the creation of Iqbal Wahhab, founder of The Cinnamon Club. Like the Cinnamon Club, it is housed in an outstanding ... More
     
     
     
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    Feng Sushi
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    Notting Hill Gate, Bankside, London W11 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
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    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    8 London Bridge Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
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    London > Education > Careers Services
    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 25 minutes from Blackwell's
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    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 27 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Workers' Educational Association
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 27 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, SE1 | 2 minutes from Blackwell's
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    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Potters Fields Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Blackwell's
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    National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
    Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
     
     
     
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    Wheatsheaf
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Blackwell's
    Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
     
     
     
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    The Garrison Public House
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Call Me Mr Lucky
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    , The Breakfast Club, SE1 | 2 minutes from Blackwell's
    Not content with leading London's breakfast scene, The Breakfast Club are now also pioneers in cocktail bars. Along with the opening of their café in London ... More
     
     
     
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    Gong
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Blackwell's
    On level 52 of The Shard Gong is London's highest bar. Part of the Shangri-La Hotel, the tallest hotel in Western Europe, Gong takes its name ... More
     
     
     
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    The Rake
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    14 Winchester Walk, Borough, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Vinopolis
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
    This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
     
     
     
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    Old Billingsgate
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 8 minutes from Blackwell's
    A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
     
     
     
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    London City Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Blackwell's
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    Tango At Borough Market
    Sporting Events | On 30th May 2015 

    Borough Market 1 minute walk from Blackwell's

    An evening to try & enjoy Tango in heart of Borough Market....More

    Communicating Doors
    Communicating Doors
    Theatre | Until 27th June 2015 

    Menier Chocolate Factory 5 minutes walk from Blackwell's

    Alan Ayckbourn's comedy thiller Communicating Doors about a dominatrix who flees for her life through a hotel door only to ...More

     
    The View From The Shard Tickets
    The View From The Shard Tickets
    Attraction | Next performance 30th May 2015 

    The Shard 5 minutes walk from Blackwell's

    London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is ...More

     
    Planeta Ka: Unicorn Production (Ages 1-3)
    Kids Events | Until 4th June 2015 

    Unicorn Theatre 6 minutes walk from Blackwell's

    Discover a new mysterious land of mountains, craters and caves for under 3s at the Unicorn this spring. From the ...More

    Henry the Fifth
    Kids Events | Until 31st May 2015 

    Unicorn Theatre 6 minutes walk from Blackwell's

    Following critical acclaim when it premiered in 2013, Henry the Fifth is back at the Unicorn for two weeks only. ...More

    Hew Locke: The Tourists
    Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2015 

    HMS Belfast 6 minutes walk from Blackwell's

    The artist transforms HMS Belfast into an interactive and creative experience through a series of installations, inspired by the ships ...More

    Crossing The Line
    Kids Events | Until 31st May 2015 

    HMS Belfast 6 minutes walk from Blackwell's

    Draw inspiration from Hew Locke's art installation to create a collaged mask....More

    Gods Of Earth, Gods Of The Sea
    Exhibitions | Until 7th June 2015 

    Eames Fine Art Gallery 7 minutes walk from Blackwell's

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    Concerts | On 30th May 2015 

    The Gladstone 7 minutes walk from Blackwell's

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