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One of Britain’s best-known confectioners offering a good selection of filled chocolates and some wonderful tasting special toffee - terrible for dentures and fillings but it certainly keeps the children quiet!

 

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Underground Stations

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Chancery Lane Tube Station
 
0 minutes walk
 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Farringdon Rail
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Saffron Hill NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Snowhill NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Atelier EC1 Apartments By Bridgestreet
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £121  27% off
    30 Greville Street, EC1N | 5 minutes from Thorntons
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    Rosewood London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £267  26% off
    252 High Holborn, WC1V | 5 minutes from Thorntons
    Located in High Holborn, Rosewood London is the most luxurious hotel in the area and is nearby to the capital's main business district and a number ... More
     
     
     
    Club Quarters Lincoln's Inn Fields
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  25% off
    61 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A | 6 minutes from Thorntons
    Lincoln's Inn Fields is the 4th Club Quarters hotel in London. The hotel is an ideal accommodation choice for business and leisure travellers with close links ... More
     
     
     
     
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    The Natural Kitchen
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    15-17 New Street Square, Fetter Lane, City, London EC4A | 5 minutes from Thorntons
    Organic, wild and artisan food is supplied by the likes of the River Cottage at this food emporium which, is the second Natural Kitchen to open ... More
     
     
     
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    Farm Collective
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 8 minutes from Thorntons
    Its location opposite Smithfield Market is a very appropriate spot for the Farm Collective to set up shop. Working with select farmers and small producers, this outlet ... More
     
     
     
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    Hope and Greenwood
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    1 Russell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 10 minutes from Thorntons
    Excellent ice cream in the summer and a delicious-looking Christmas window in the winter are the kind of thing that make this candy shop a special ... More
     
     
     
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    London Silver Vaults
    London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
    Chancery House 53-64 Chancery Lane, Holborn, London WC2A | 2 minutes from Thorntons
    This is a collection of thirty shops containing the largest display of silver under one roof in the world. Also included are high class jewellery and ... More
     
     
     
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    Leather Lane Market
    London > Shopping > Markets
    Leather Lane, Holborn, London EC1N | 3 minutes from Thorntons
    This down to earth market in Leather Lane is what traditional London street stalls should look like. A bit scruffy it may be but you never ... More
     
     
     
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    Nicholas James
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    16-18 Hatton Garden, Holborn, London EC1N | 4 minutes from Thorntons
    A trip to Hatton Garden is a rite of passage for any newly engaged couple but it can also be a confusing one. With so many ... More
     
     
     
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    The 7 Fingers: Traces
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 9th June to 12th July 2015
    Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, WC2A | 7 minutes from Thorntons
    French-Canadian dance circus troupe The 7 Fingers (Les 7 Doigts de la Main) returns to Sadler's Wells' Peacock Theatre with Traces, a big hit at the ...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 | 10 minutes from Thorntons
    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 | 11 minutes from Thorntons
    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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    Volupte Lounge
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    9 Norwich Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 3 minutes from Thorntons
    Quirky, alternative cabaret club. From cream teas to secret organic cocktails, cabaret and comedy, Kuki La-Belle and Delores von Cotier’s cheeky club combines the naughty with the ... More
     
     
     
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    Theatre Delicatessen
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, EC1R | 7 minutes from Thorntons
    Taking over the old Guardian building in Farringdon and filling it with rehearsal rooms and performance spaces, Theatre Delicatessen not only takes an entrepreneurial approach to ... More
     
     
     
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    Theatre Delicatessen
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, EC1R | 7 minutes from Thorntons
    Taking over the old Guardian building in Farringdon and filling it with rehearsal rooms and performance spaces, Theatre Delicatessen not only takes an entrepreneurial approach to ... More
     
     
     
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    Sir John Soane's Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A | 5 minutes from Thorntons
    An appealingly higgledy-piggledy treasure trove of artefacts, the extraordinary Sir John Soane's Museum elegantly located on Lincoln's Inn Fields is well worth an exploratory rummage. Lurking ... More
     
     
     
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    Hunterian Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A | 5 minutes from Thorntons
    The Hunterian Museum within the Royal College of Surgeons boasts a host of enlightening, permanent and temporary, galleries and exhibitions. Housed in the college, the Hunterian ... More
     
     
     
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    Conway Hall
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, Holborn, London WC1R | 6 minutes from Thorntons
    Conway Hall is a landmark of London's independent intellectual, political and cultural life. Completed in 1929 at a cost of about £45,000, the name was chosen ... More
     
     
     
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    Cittie of Yorke
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    22 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 1 minute from Thorntons
    Although the site of the Cittie of Yorke has been home to a public house since the 15th century, it has been housed in many different ... More
     
     
     
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    The French Kitchen - Holborn
    London > Restaurants > French restaurants
    95-97 High Holborn, WC1V | 1 minute from Thorntons
    Located close to High Holborn tube station, The French Kitchen offers a rustic, all-day French Bistrot menu. Whether it's a quick coffee before work, a ... More
     
     
     
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    Pret A Manger
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    319 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 1 minute from Thorntons
    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
     
     
     
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    Career Energy
    London > Education > Careers Services
    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 1 minute from Thorntons
    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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    The Method Studio
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 6 minutes from Thorntons
    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
     
     
     
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 7 minutes from Thorntons
    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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    My Chocolate Workshops
    London > Leisure > Activities
    Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwin Gardens, Holborn, London EC1N | 3 minutes from Thorntons
    Immerse yourself in a world of chocolate with this mouth-watering workshop. You will discover how chocolate is processed from bean to bar. Sample a variety of ... More
     
     
     
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    Lincoln's Inn Fields
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Holborn, Holborn, London WC2A | 4 minutes from Thorntons
    The largest public square in London, Lincoln's Inn Fields has a rich and varied history. In 1683 it was the site of the public beheading of ... More
     
     
     
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    Sense Spa at Rosewood London
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    252 High Holborn, WC1V | 5 minutes from Thorntons
    Launched in November 2013, the Sense Spa at Rosewood London is a sanctuary within central London. With Rosewood being an award-winning signature spa brand, visitors can ... More
     
     
     
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    Cittie of Yorke
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    22 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 1 minute from Thorntons
    Although the site of the Cittie of Yorke has been home to a public house since the 15th century, it has been housed in many different ... More
     
     
     
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    The Castle
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    26 Furnival Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 3 minutes from Thorntons
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    The White Swan
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    108 Fetter Lane, Holborn, London EC4A | 4 minutes from Thorntons
    Tucked into a quiet corner near Lincoln's Inn Fields, The White Swan is an absolute delight. The owners, Tom and Ed Martin, also run The Gun ... More
     
     
     
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    Bounce
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    121 Holborn, EC1N | 3 minutes from Thorntons
    Paddles at the ready! Europe's first social ping-pong club has arrived in London and, quite brilliantly, is built in the exact spot that table tennis was ... More
     
     
     
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    Bleeding Heart Bistro
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1 | 4 minutes from Thorntons
    Set in an attractive cobbled courtyard, this candlelit bistro/wine bar is a taste of an older, more civilised world. Uniformed French waiters glide unobtrusively between tables ... More
     
     
     
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    Bleeding Heart Tavern
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 4 minutes from Thorntons
    As the less formal sister of the Bleeding Heart Restaurant, the Tavern has kept the brand's warm welcome, slick service and top nosh intact while presenting ... More
     
     
     
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    Honourable Society of Gray's Inn
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    8 South Square, Gray's Inn, Holborn, London WC1R | 1 minute from Thorntons
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    Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Treasury Office, Holborn, London WC2A | 3 minutes from Thorntons
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    Bleeding Heart Yard
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Farringdon, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 4 minutes from Thorntons
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    Building a Dialogue: The Architect and the Client
    Exhibitions | Until 9th May 2015 

    Sir John Soane's Museum 5 minutes walk from Thorntons

    With case studies including Sir John Soane's Dulwich Picture Gallery and Holy Trinity Church and Wren's Royal Naval College, Building ...More

    Art Exhibition: Works by cartoonist and author Martin Rowson
    Exhibitions | Until 15th April 2015 

    Conway Hall 6 minutes walk from Thorntons

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    The Heart Of Adrian Lovett
    Theatre | Until 20th April 2015 

    Theatre Delicatessen 7 minutes walk from Thorntons

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    Between East And West
    Exhibitions | Until 1st April 2015 

    London School Of Economics 7 minutes walk from Thorntons

    Exhibition of photographic portraits, archival imagery and oral history interviews by Mike Tsang, exploring the heritage and identity of the ...More

    Cotton to Gold: Extraordinary Collections of the Industrial North West
    Cotton to Gold: Extraordinary Collections of the Industrial North West
    Exhibitions | Until 19th April 2015 

    Two Temple Place 9 minutes walk from Thorntons

    Two Temple Place, a spectacular neo-Gothic mansion on London's Victoria Embankment, reopens this January, with an exhibition showcasing the riches ...More

     
    Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
    Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
    Theatre | Until 13th June 2015 

    Aldwych Theatre 9 minutes walk from Thorntons

    Marc Bruni directs the London transfer of the two-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, which ...More

     
    War Horse
    War Horse
    Theatre | Until 13th February 2016 

    New London Theatre 10 minutes walk from Thorntons

    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New ...More

     
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
    Theatre | Until 4th June 2016 

    Theatre Royal Drury Lane 10 minutes walk from Thorntons

    Nominated for a staggering seven gongs in the 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...More

     
    Mamma Mia!
    Mamma Mia!
    Theatre | Until 25th October 2015 

    Novello Theatre 11 minutes walk from Thorntons

    Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the ...More

     
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    London Transport Museum 12 minutes walk from Thorntons

    See what's going on under our streets when Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story brings a five metre high, walk-through installation of ...More

     
     
     
     
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