Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

 
 

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426 Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R 0QE 
 
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Large high street based retailer of electrical goods. Sells computers, cameras, hi-fis, mobiles, televisions, DVD players and related accessories. An excellent place for tourists to pick up any adaptors or extension cords they might need.

 

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Charing Cross Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Embankment Underground Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Blackfriars Railway Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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THE BEST

Hotels near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Charing Cross - A Guoman Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  36% off
The Strand, WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
This famous Grade II listed Victorian railway hotel has undergone a refurbishment of communal areas including the bar and restaurant along with a fully refurbished Executive ... More
 
 
 
St Martins Lane, A Morgans Original
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £175  32% off
45 St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
One of the first design hotels, it certainly hasn't lost any of its cool appeal and continues to impress with great service and high standards. The ... More
 
 
 
The Savoy London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £209  39% off
Strand, WC2R | 3 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
After one of the most ambitious restoration programmes in Britain, The Savoy was officially reopened in autumn 2010 by Prince Charles. Pierre Yves Rochon's three-year, £220-million ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Alternative Electronics nearest Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Nearest to Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Apple Store: Covent Garden
London > Shopping > Electronics
1 The Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Following the runaway success of its flagship Regent Street branch, Apple has opened a three-storey gadget emporium in Covent Garden. Located in a former nightclub and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wired Store
London > Shopping > Electronics
Quadrant Arcade, Regent Street, W1B | 11 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
You'll have to be quick to get to The Wired Store, a pop-up store from the gadget magazine which appears in Quadrant Arcade, Regent Street, from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ask
London > Shopping > Electronics
248 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 13 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
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
 
 
 
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Shopping near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

The best shops and markets near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Davenports Magic Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
7 Charing Cross Underground Shopping Arcade, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
From budding Harry Potters and bumbling Tommy Coopers to dynamic David Copperfields, Davenports is a haven for magicians of every level and ability. Non-magicians too are ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hardys Original Sweet Shop
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
25 New Row, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Retro sweet shops are all the rage at the moment. In the Covent Garden area alone you'll find half a dozen of them, one of which ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Godiva
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 The Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Belgium's finest export, the first Godiva was opened in Brussels approximately 75 years ago by master chocolatier Joseph Draps and named after the legendary Lady Godiva. ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 4 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
 
 
 
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 | 8 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
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 | 9 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
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
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)
London > Entertainment > Theatres
St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
London Coliseum is a magnificent historic building and an excellent venue in which to enjoy the soaring sounds and high drama of some truly thrilling operas. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Savoy Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Situated alongside the Savoy Hotel, the building of the current theatre with its Art Deco auditorium, was financed by Richard d'Oyly Carte with the considerable profits ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Playhouse Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Northumberland Avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 4 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
A short step away from the main strip of West End theatres, the Playhouse's stylish curved facade is rather lost among the towering architecture of Charing ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Strand Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
32 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Part of the Proud Galleries family, Proud Central became The Strand Gallery in 2010 expanding from a photography gallery to an exhibition space for all disciplines ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Paul's Covent Garden
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Affectionately known as "The Actors' Church", St Paul's in Covent Garden is in the heart of theatreland and has long been associated with the theatre community. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Martin-in-the-Fields
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
This historic church of St Martin-in-the-Fields overlooking Trafalgar Square was built in 1726 and is the best known work of Scottish architect James Gibbs whose ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

What are the best dining options near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons) London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bedford & Strand
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
1a Bedford Street, WC2E | 1 minute from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
TGI Friday's
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
6 Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
The best and brightest of the family-oriented US chains, TGI Friday's has an authentically American enthusiasm for food and drink, and some of its homeland's commitment ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
421 The Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 1 minute from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 10 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
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
The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 14 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 15 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Currys.digital (formerly Dixons) gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Embankment Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Victoria Embankment, Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Created in 1874, the Victoria Embankment Gardens run parallel to the River Thames, creating a green walkway between Waterloo Bridge and Embankment, and are dotted with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sanctuary
London > Leisure > Fitness
12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ESPA Life at Corinthia
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
The people at Espa take grooming pretty seriously, and quite rightly, when it comes to appearances it's often best to leave it to the experts. You'll ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

The best pubs near London Currys.digital (formerly Dixons).
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Harp
London > Nightlife > Pubs
47 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
The Harp, a welcoming bar in Covent Garden, is a traditional pub where the emphasis is firmly on real ale - earning it CAMRA's National Pub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Salisbury
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
90 St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Gastropub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sherlock Holmes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Thirsty Sherlock Holmes fans look no further than this homage to the great detective himself and to original Victorian pubs. While you indulge in a soothing ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Currys.digital (formerly Dixons) clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
Home to Samuel Pepys in the 1680s, the building housing Gordon’s is now home to a regular, thriving crowd of drinkers of all ages and all ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Light Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
45 St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
The Light Bar on the ground floor of the stylish St Martins Lane hotel has some of the best cocktails in London - they make a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
B.Y.O.C
London > Nightlife > Bars
28 Bedfordbury Street, Covent Garden, WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
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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Meeting venue hire near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Currys.digital (formerly Dixons).
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Society Of Arts
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Martins Lane Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Odeon, Leicester Square
London > Business > Venue Hire
24-26 Leicester Square, WC2H | 5 minutes from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)
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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Hetty Feather (Over 7s)
Hetty Feather (Over 7s)
Theatre | Until 6th September 2014 

Vaudeville Theatre 2 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Jacqueline Wilson's Hetty Feather is brought to life on the Vaudeville stage this summer following a successful first run at ...More

 
Scan The World 3D Printing & Photography competition for Thames SENSEation
Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2014 

Victoria Embankment Gardens 2 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

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Faulty Towers
Comedy | Until 20th December 2014 

Charing Cross Hotel 2 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Pre Christmas tickets and gift vouchers have now been released for this globe trotting....More

Popcorn
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th December 2014 

Heaven 2 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Resident DJs spin house, dance and R&B....More

St Martin's Voices
Concerts | On 1st September 2014 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 3 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

A recital of works by composers including Vaughan Williams and Benjamin Britten....More

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Theatre | Until 29th November 2014 

Savoy Theatre 3 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

'My Family' actor Robert Lindsay makes his musical theatre comeback in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels which previews at London's Savoy Theatre ...More

 
Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense
Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense
Theatre | Until 20th September 2014 

Duke of York's Theatre 3 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Following the departure of Stephen Mangan and Matthew Macfadyen - the original Jeeves and Wooster - Robert Webb (Peep Show, ...More

 
Rockaoke With Regulator
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 1st September 2014 

The Roadhouse 3 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

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Monet: The Thames Below Westminster: Talk
Exhibitions | Until 29th September 2014 

National Gallery 3 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Talk about Monet's work The Thames Below Westminster....More

Take One Picture - Discover, Imagine, Explore
Exhibitions | Until 21st September 2014 

National Gallery 3 minutes walk from Currys.digital (formerly Dixons)

Primary school children respond to Willem Kalf's painting Still Life With Drinking-Horn, which shows a collection of objects chosen for ...More

 
 
 
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