V Shop

 
 
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10 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0PQ 
 
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Part of the Virgin empire, these high street based stores sell mobile phones, DVD players, stereos, CDs, videos and DVDs. Occupying the sites of failed music and video shop Our Price, these stores tend to be understocked.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
King's Cross Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
Skinner Street NCP
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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THE BEST

Hotels near V Shop

Near V Shop
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  33% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from V Shop
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £59  34% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 4 minutes from V Shop
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £64  34% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 7 minutes from V Shop
Located nearby to Sadler's Wells Theatre, St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London, Citadines St Mark's is a 4-star apartment hotel that aims to accommodate business ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Alternative Music Shops nearest V Shop

Nearest to V Shop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Chimes Music Shop
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 21 minutes from V Shop
Tucked away near the Barbican multi-arts centre and the world-renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Chimes Music is in illustrious company. Since opening in 1983 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rough Trade East
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 33 minutes from V Shop
The great stalwart of independent music, Rough Trade in Covent Garden has finally had to close after rents became simply unaffordable. HMV has reported a 73% ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sisterray
London > Shopping > Music Shops
34-35 Berwick Street, Soho, London W1F | 36 minutes from V Shop
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near V Shop

The best shops and markets near V Shop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Loop
London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from V Shop
'Loop' is a gorgeous shop to do with all things knit. A huge selection of exquisite yarns from around the world as well as haberdashery, vintage ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Paul A Young Fine Chocolates
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
33 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from V Shop
Before he was a full-time chocolatier, Paul A Young was patissier for Marco Pierre White. The drama and perfectionism demanded by a Michelin-starred restaurant are both ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Felix and Lilys
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
3 Camden Passage, Islington, London N18EA | 2 minutes from V Shop
This gorgeous baby boutique in Camden Passage, Islington, offers a stylish combination of everything a mother needs - or wants. Felix and Lily's predominantly stocks children ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near V Shop

Near V Shop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Edward Scissorhands
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 11th January 2015
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 7 minutes from V Shop
Having so successfully given new interpretations to classics like Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella and Nutcracker!, Matthew Bourne now brings Edward Scissorhands to Sadler's Wells this ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Allo Darlin'
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 24th November 2014 - 7.30pm-11pm
Scala, 275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, King's Cross, London N1 | 13 minutes from V Shop
Australian singer-songwriter and musician Elizabeth Morris leads the London-based four-piece for a performance of indie and twee pop. With support from Tigercats, Making Marks....More
 
 
 
Today Only
FT Weekend Interview Series - Martin Wolf
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Monday 24th November 2014 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
Kings Place, 90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 14 minutes from V Shop
A discussion from The Financial Times' chief economics commentator....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near V Shop

Near V Shop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Red Lion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from V Shop
One of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a welcome ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from V Shop
One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the dinky Screen on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from V Shop
London's original pub theatre is located in the back room at the The King's Head. It was founded in 1970 by the pub's owner, Dan Crawford, ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near V Shop

The best museums, galleries, attractions near V Shop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 3 minutes from V Shop
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Building
London > Attractions > Sights
407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from V Shop
Launched in late 2010, the Angel Building in Islington transformed from an under-used early 1980s commercial block into an award-winning office space, reinvented by architects ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from V Shop
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near V Shop

What are the best dining options near V Shop London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tinderbox
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
21 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as V Shop
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sangria Spanish Tapas Bar
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
88 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from V Shop
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Starbucks
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
30 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from V Shop
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near V Shop

Near V Shop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 15 minutes from V Shop
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from V Shop
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from V Shop
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near V Shop

V Shop gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, EC1R | 12 minutes from V Shop
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 14 minutes from V Shop
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 14 minutes from V Shop
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near V Shop

The best pubs near London V Shop.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from V Shop
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from V Shop
A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from V Shop
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near V Shop

V Shop clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from V Shop
Retro-trendy, infectiously popular, and staunchly pioneering London's first Irish cocktail bar is a welcome addition to Islington's portfolio of drinking venues. A heady mix of curved ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from V Shop
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 8 minutes from V Shop
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near V Shop

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near V Shop.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from V Shop
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from V Shop
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from V Shop
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
 

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Roots
Concerts | Until 24th November 2014 

'Round Midnight Jazz & Blues Bar 1 minute walk from V Shop

The band plays rock and folk....More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 24th November 2014 

Camden Head 3 minutes walk from V Shop

Improvisational humour from Shoot From The Hip. Doors 7.45pm....More

Go See
Theatre | Until 29th November 2014 

The King's Head 5 minutes walk from V Shop

Norris Church Mailer's provocative and bold exploration of personal, cultural, and sexual identity as told through Marie, a women working ...More

Deers
Concerts | On 24th November 2014 

The Lexington 6 minutes walk from V Shop

This Madrid-originating foursome performs its indie-rock originals....More

King Charles III
Theatre | Until 31st January 2015 

Almeida Theatre 7 minutes walk from V Shop

Charles has to decide how to rule, following the death of the Queen and a lifetime of waiting. Mike Bartlett's ...More

Our Town
Theatre | Until 29th November 2014 

Almeida Theatre 7 minutes walk from V Shop

Award-winning US actor-director David Cromer directs this intimate new version of Thornton Wilder's iconic American play....More

Yayoi Kusama: Pumpkins
Exhibitions | Until 19th December 2014 

Victoria Miro 10 minutes walk from V Shop

A solo exhibition featuring recent works in bronze and paintings, exploring the artist's depiction of pumpkins....More

Allo Darlin'
Concerts | On 24th November 2014 

Scala 13 minutes walk from V Shop

Australian singer-songwriter and musician Elizabeth Morris leads the London-based four-piece for a performance of indie and twee pop. With support ...More

FT Weekend Interview Series - Martin Wolf
Business Events | On 24th November 2014 

Kings Place 14 minutes walk from V Shop

A discussion from The Financial Times' chief economics commentator....More

 
 
 
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