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London Guildhall University, Spitalfields, Calcutta House, London E1 7NT 
 
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Aldgate East Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Spitalfields Car Park
 
5 minutes walk
 
Arch Car Parking
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Notting Hill Lovers' Week at Waterstone's Waterstone's, Notting Hill Gate, W11 3JQ 12th February 2008 - 15th February 2008 If you're passing Waterstone's in Notting Hill...

 
 
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Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Hotels near Waterstone's

Near Waterstone's
ibis London City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £49  33% off
5 Commercial Street, E1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
Commercial Road may not be London's most picturesque location but if you want the nightlife of Old Street or the gleaming towers of the City of ... More
 
 
 
Rez Apartments London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  24% off
26 Widegate Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Waterstone's
Rez Apartments London are a family run, boutique property in the financial district of London. Located in the heart of The City and nearby to Hoxton ... More
 
 
 
196 Bishopsgate Serviced Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £87  24% off
196 Bishopsgate, EC2M | 5 minutes from Waterstone's
From studio apartments to one and two beds, 196 Bishopsgate offers a full range of self-catering flats that give you more independence than a hotel. Apartments ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest Waterstone's

Nearest to Waterstone's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London > Shopping > Books
Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 miles from Waterstone'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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 2.1 miles from Waterstone'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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bookartbookshop
London > Shopping > Books
17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 16 minutes from Waterstone's
We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Waterstone's

The best shops and markets near Waterstone's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Petticoat Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Between Middlesex and Goulston Streets, Spitalfields, London E1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
Petticoat Lane is London's world famous Sunday market and sells mainly clothes for men, women and children, from street-cred clubwear to over-orders of designer goods and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lola's Cupcakes, Spitalfields
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Bishops Square, E1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
Sweet to taste, cute to look at and made with natural ingredients, Lola's Cupcakes can hold their own when it comes to the coveted title of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hummingbird Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
11 Frying Pan Alley , Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
All-American cupcakes are the speciality here but you can also tuck into many other finger-licking sticky treats. Chocolate Devil's Food Cake, New York style cheesecake and ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Waterstone's

Near Waterstone's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Art of the Brick
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 sculptures created out of more than ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Are We Nearly There Yet' A Kids Show For Groan-Ups
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Wednesday 17th December 2014 - 7pm-8pm
Heroes Grotto of Comedy, 27 Throgmorton Street, EC2N | 10 minutes from Waterstone's
Improvisations, clowning and music from That Pair and Twisted Loaf....More
 
 
 
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Tower Of London Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2012
Tower Of London, Tower Hill, EC3N | 11 minutes from Waterstone's
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Waterstone's

Near Waterstone's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bishopsgate Institute
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
230 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields, London EC2M | 5 minutes from Waterstone's
Built in 1891-94 by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Bishopsgate Institute's facade has a theme of arts and crafts. Inside you will find 19th century tiling, a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Truman Brewery
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
Popular with the Shoreditch crowd on the weekends, The Old Truman Brewery houses more than 200 small, creative businesses, a bar and several areas for hire. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ClueQuest
London > Entertainment >
11 Plough Yard, EC2A | 9 minutes from Waterstone's
Following Pinky and the Brain's failed attempt at taking over the world, it's now time for another mouse to have a crack at it. Having escaped ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Waterstone's

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Waterstone's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
London's own "Curry Mile", Brick Lane is home to so much more than first-rate spiced food, it also plays host to Jewish bagel shops, Indian sari ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whitechapel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
Designed in a distinctive Arts and Crafts architecture style by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Whitechapel, Britain's first purpose-built arts gallery, is renowned both for the beauty ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Waterstone's

What are the best dining options near Waterstone's London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Zengi
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
44 Commercial Street, E1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
Mediterranean Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Culpeper
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
40 Commercial Street, E1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
The pub on 40 Commercial Street formerly had two upper floors but for one reason or another - there are a number of stories as to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Pietra
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
54 Commercial Street, E1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
In an intimate setting that proudly displays the artisan deli items used in the dishes, La Pietra is an accomplished Italian eatery. With recipes cooked in ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Waterstone's

Near Waterstone's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 12 minutes from Waterstone's
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 13 minutes from Waterstone's
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from Waterstone's
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
 
 
 
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Leisure near Waterstone's

Waterstone's gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 7 minutes from Waterstone's
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 7 minutes from Waterstone's
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Waterstone's

The best pubs near London Waterstone's.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
One of five different restaurants and bars within the confines of the Andaz hotel, the George is a traditional looking pub - not your typical hotel ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The White Horse
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Exchange Square, Appold Street, EC2M | 8 minutes from Waterstone's
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 8 minutes from Waterstone's
After serving two queens and a king, surviving The Blitz and enjoying a period as a notorious strip club, The Crown and Shuttle sadly closed its ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Waterstone's

Waterstone's clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smiths Spitalfields
London > Nightlife > Bars
109 Commercial Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Waterstone's
Inspired by its sister bar, the long-standing Smiths of Smithfield, Smiths Spitalfields follows in its famous sibling's footsteps as an all-day dining venue celebrating the best ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch House
London > Nightlife > Bars
Ebor Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 5 minutes from Waterstone's
In a former tea warehouse in the part of town where the City meets the East End you'll find another off-shoot from Soho House founder Nick ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rhythm Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
16-18 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 5 minutes from Waterstone's
Scuzzy venue on the outskirts of Shoreditch which looks like a crummycafe from the outside. Walk past the crowded plastic tables and chairsand through a discreet ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Waterstone's

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Waterstone's.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
30 St Mary Axe - Top Floor Restaurant at The Gherkin
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 St Mary Axe, Aldgate, City, London EC3A | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Andaz Liverpool Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
Housed in one of the great Victorian station hotels, this showstopper is a mixture of meticulous nineteenth century restoration and the glittering wit of Terrence Conran's ... More
 
 
 

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Sculptors Papers From The Henry Moore Institute Archive
Exhibitions | Until 22nd February 2015 

Whitechapel Gallery 3 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Discover the sculptures that were realised and the ones that were thwarted. Featuring Laurence Bradshaw's iconic Karl Marx memorial and ...More

Bart Lodewijks
Exhibitions | Until 8th March 2015 

Whitechapel Gallery 3 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Exhibition of work by the artist including a series of chalk drawings made in response to the Gallery and its ...More

Fiona Banner Selects From The V-A-C Collection: Stamp Out Photographie
Exhibitions | Until 8th March 2015 

Whitechapel Gallery 3 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Rarely-seen works chosen by the British sculptor, which look at representations of reality. Works included are Gerhard Richeter's Kerze, from ...More

Mariarchi El Pinche Gringo Xmas Party
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th December 2014 

Apples And Pears 3 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Pinche Gringo wish you a Feliz Navidad in this Mexican-themed night, with resident DJs spinning Latin-funk, dance and more....More

The Art of the Brick
The Art of the Brick
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

The Old Truman Brewery 6 minutes walk from Waterstone's

See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 ...More

 
Mundo Lingo
Leisure | Until 17th December 2014 

93 Feet East 6 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Participants are given flags listing the languages they speak at this multi-lingual networking and social event....More

Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Tours | Until 5th January 2015 

Dennis Severs' House 6 minutes walk from Waterstone's

The atmospheric Silent Night candle-lit tours of Dennis Severs' House are particularly fun at this time of year. The house ...More

 
Joao Onofre: DIE Featuring Unfathomable Ruination
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

The Gherkin or 30 St Mary Axe 7 minutes walk from Waterstone's

An installation of the Portuguese artist's sculpture, a steel cube which features music from the London-based death metal group, Unfathomable ...More

The Saturday Market Project Festive Workshops
Exhibitions | Until 22nd December 2014 

Shoreditch Underground 8 minutes walk from Waterstone's

The Saturday Market Project have collaborated with the JaguarShoes Collective to run a series of workshops and a pop up ...More

Broadgate Ice Rink
Broadgate Ice Rink
Seasonal | Until 26th February 2015 

Exchange square 9 minutes walk from Waterstone's

London's longest-running ice rink returns to its new location of Exchange Square in 2014, only a couple of minutes from ...More

 
 

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London's Top Clubs

Occupying former theatres, railway arches, factories and warehouses, many of London's major clubs started out as illegal party venues, ...More

Christmas Sweets and Treats in London
Christmas Sweets and Treats in London

Calling all sweet tooths. Tis the season to overdose on sugar and not feel terribly guilty immediately after scoffing ...More

 
English National Ballet: The Emerging Dancer
English National Ballet: The Emerging Dancer
Dance | On 23rd March 2015 

Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

The up-and-coming talents are celebrated in this annual English National Ballet competition. Six finalists will perform in front of a ...More

 
New Year at Le Pain Quotidien
New Year at Le Pain Quotidien
Seasonal | On 31st December 2014 

Le Pain Quotidien, Royal Festival Hall

Add a French touch to your New Year celebrations this year at the Royal Festival Hall branch of Le Pain ...More

 
Adventures Of The Black Square: Abstract Art And Society 1915-2015
Exhibitions | 15th January 2015 - 6th April 2015 

Whitechapel Gallery

Follow a century of Abstract art from 1915 to today, shedding new light on the evolution of geometric abstraction. Adventures ...More

Grotto Outre
Grotto Outre
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 21st December 2014 

Red Gallery

New for 2014, Grotto Outre is a unique and welcome addition to London's festive calendar. Centred on a Christmas experience ...More

 
Happy Days
Happy Days
Theatre | 13th February 2015 - 21st March 2015 

The Young Vic

Olivier Award-winning stage and screen actress Juliet Stevenson (unforgettable star of Truly Madly Deeply) once again takes on one of ...More

 
Snaps & Rye
Snaps & Rye
Opened 30th November 2014 

Breakfast on homemade Danish pastries and enjoy traditional Danish rye bread for lunch at Snaps & Rye where meatballs and ...More

 
Pisco Embassy
Pisco Embassy
Opened 21st November 2014 

The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks ...More

 
Brew Putney
Brew Putney
Opened 24th November 2014 

At 3,000 square feet Brew Putney on Lower Richmond Road is the fourth and largest Brew Cafe, offering not ...More

 
 
 
 
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