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The ResidenceJoining a number of avant garde galleries in this part of Hackney - the inaccessible bit between the Olympic site and Hackney Central - The Residence moved from Victoria Park Road further East in 2007 to the Verger's cottage. Offering space to up and coming and newly established artists, this is a venue where you can see some really ground-breaking stuff. Their inaugural exhibition saw the old gallery done out like a derelict house (replete with peeling walls) with exhibits taking shape using diverse and mixed media. They operate a quick turnover policy on their exhibitions so a repeat visit won’t turn into a tedious episode of déjà vu.

 

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Holiday Inn London - Stratford City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £63  41% off
10A Chestnut Plaza, E20 | 23 minutes from The Residence
Feel at home as soon as you enter the contemporary lobby of the Holiday Inn London Stratford City. This new generation Holiday Inn is located in ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £46  39% off
196 High Street, E15 | 25 minutes from The Residence
The traditional East End and the vibrant new business culture of twenty-first century London meet in Stratford. Great connections to the Docklands business parks and the ... More
 
 
 
The Westbridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  23% off
335 - 337 High Street, E15 | 26 minutes from The Residence
The Westbridge Hotel, Stratford is a unique boutique hotel that brings together luxury and comfort and adds a sense of style to east London. It houses ... More
 
 
 
 
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SEE Studio
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
13 Prince Edward Road, E9 | 4 minutes from The Residence
See Studio is the Hackney Wick exhibition space owned by the creative agency of the same name. See Studio commissions and works with artists, photographers, and ... More
 
 
 
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The White Building
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 7 minutes from The Residence
Run by SPACE, an art support group founded by Bridget Riley, Peter Sedgley and Peter Townsend in 1968, The White Building, is a cultural venue with ... More
 
 
 
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Stour Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Roach Road, Fish Island, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 11 minutes from The Residence
Opposite the Olympic Stadium, Stour Space is an art gallery and exhibition space which offers 8,000 square feet of space and includes The Counter Cafe split ... More
 
 
 
 
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Queen's Yard
London > Attractions >
White Post Lane, Hackney Wick, E9 | 7 minutes from The Residence
Located between Hackney and the Olympic Park, Queen's Yard on White Post Lane in Hackney Wick is home to a thriving arts community. Venues within Queen's ... More
 
 
 
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Glass Factory Studios
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 7 minutes from The Residence
Glass Factory Studios is a studio and venue complex on the ground floor of a converted Victorian warehouse within Queen's Yard in the heart of ... More
 
 
 
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Victoria Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Approach Road, Hackney, London | 9 minutes from The Residence
One of London’s best kept secrets, Victoria Park is a fantastic place to spend an afternoon. Inside the park's boundaries countless varieties of trees stripe the ... More
 
 
 
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The Yard
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Queens Yard White Post Lane, E9 | 7 minutes from The Residence
The Yard theatre occupies a unique warehouse space - where the concrete floor and corrugated roof are clearly visible - located two minutes from Hackney Wick ... More
 
 
 
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Winterville, Victoria Park
London > Entertainment >
Victoria Park Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 18 minutes from The Residence
After taking over Victoria Park for the first time in 2014, Winterville is returning for another festive season this year. East ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
270 Mare Street, Hackney, E8 | 20 minutes from The Residence
Picturehouse Cinemas, who run the popular Greenwich Picturehouse and Clapham Picturehouse opened the Hackney Picturehouse on Mare Street in October 2011 which features the biggest ... More
 
 
 
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Elevator Gallery
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Mother Studios, Queens Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 7 minutes from The Residence
Elevator Gallery is a contemporary artist-run space in Hackney Wick, London and is housed in the attic of a former chocolate factory, above Mother Studios. Curators ... More
 
 
 
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London Centre for Book Arts
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Unit 18, SPACE Studios, Britannia Works, Dace Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 12 minutes from The Residence
Everyone, from beginners to professionals, can learn the disappearing artform of book art at the London Centre for Book Arts, a unique place where people can ... More
 
 
 
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Bottle Apostle East Village
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Unit 7.2, 3-4 West Park Walk, E20 | 14 minutes from The Residence
Bottle Apostle is a lovely independent wine retailer where you get expert advice and the chance to try before you buy using self-serve enomatic wine ... More
 
 
 
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The Wick Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
28 Felstead Street, E9 | 4 minutes from The Residence
The prices are cheap and the portions enormous at The Wick Cafe, a long-standing local institution in Hackney Wick which serves all day English breakfast. A ... More
 
 
 
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The Hackney Pearl
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
11 Prince Edward Road, (Grnd Flr Oslo House East Wing), E9 | 4 minutes from The Residence
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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The Breakfast Club, Hackney Wick
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
29 East Bay Lane, Canalside, Here East, E15 | 6 minutes from The Residence
The likely winner of London's most Instagrammed breakfast , The Breakfast Club has gone from strength to strength ... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.3 miles from The Residence
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
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 27 minutes from The Residence
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 36 minutes from The Residence
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
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Copper Box Arena
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 9 minutes from The Residence
The 7,000-capacity Copper Box, home to the Handball Arena during the 2012 Olympics, has been transformed into a new venue for a wide range of indoor ... More
 
 
 
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Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 11 minutes from The Residence
From May 2014, London 2012's Hockey Centre becomes the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre. The first rate facilities include two hockey pitches within a 3,000-seat ... More
 
 
 
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London Olympics BMX Track
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, E20 | 14 minutes from The Residence
The adapted Olympic BMX Track, the home of the BMX Cycling competition in the 2012 London Olympics, reopens to the public on 4th March 2014, a ... More
 
 
 
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People's Park Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
360 Victoria Park Road, Hackney, London E9 | 12 minutes from The Residence
The People's Park Tavern, a cavernous Victorian gastro pub just north of Victoria Park, welcomes punters with its comfortable Chesterfield sofas and decent ales from the ... More
 
 
 
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Neighbourhood
London > Nightlife > Pubs
52-54 Celebration Avenue, E20 | 20 minutes from The Residence
A 'beer shop' with all-day dining , neighbourhood in East Village is the kind of place all neighbourhoods should ... More
 
 
 
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The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
223 Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 20 minutes from The Residence
This used to be an excellent gastro pub overlooking Victoria Park - one where all the food and drink was certified organic. That was before it ... More
 
 
 
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Crate Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
Queen's Yard, E9 | 7 minutes from The Residence
A craft brewery and pizzeria overlooking the canal, Crate Brewery offers a unique location to enjoy a pizza and a pint in a former print factory ... More
 
 
 
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The Fringe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Swan Wharf, Old Ford Lock, E3 | 13 minutes from The Residence
A pop up private members' club in a former Victorian stable in Swan Wharf, a 100-metre walk from the Olympic Park, The Fringe is the place ... More
 
 
 
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Behind This Wall
London > Nightlife > Bars
Basement, 411 Mare Street, E8 | 21 minutes from The Residence
Putting a different spin on hipster minimalism, Behind This Wall replaces Edison bulbs and copper touches with white walls and wooden stalls. ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 2.5 miles from The Residence
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 2.6 miles from The Residence
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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Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 25 minutes from The Residence
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