Welcome to our guide for the area around EC1Y 2BQ in Islington. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest underground station to EC1Y 2BQ is Old Street Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the North .

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Finsbury Square NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Clere Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What to do in London throughout 2016

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Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  32% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £120  34% off
151-157 City Road, EC1V | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City is more than just a luxury hotel, it is a symbol of the pioneering spirit of London. Located near ... More
 
 
 
South Place Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £117  23% off
3 South Place, EC2M | 7 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Located within arms reach of both Moorgate and Liverpool Street stations, is South Place Hotel, a luxury London hotel featuring three swanky bars and two top-notch ... More
 
 
 
 
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May the 4th Be With You
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: Wednesday 4th May 2016 - 7.30pm-11pm
Trapeze Bar, 89 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Socialising, Games Night....More
 
 
 
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Guildhall Saxophone Ensemble
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 4th May 2016 - 7pm-9.15pm
Guildhall School Of Music And Drama, Silk Street, EC2Y | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
...More
 
 
 
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Gilberto Gil & Caetano Veloso
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 4th May 2016 - 7.30pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 7 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Two giants of Brazilian music reunite for an intimate acoustic duo performance, featuring their intricate guitars and soulful vocals....More
 
 
 
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Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
1 Milton Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Milton Court, opened in September 2013, provides the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities. The £89 million building on Silk ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near EC1Y 2BQ

The best museums, galleries, attractions near EC1Y 2BQ
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Bunhill Fields
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
38 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 1 minute from EC1Y 2BQ
Small, wooded dissenters' cemetery in the city centre. William Blake, John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe are among over 120,000 nonconformists whose bodies are squeezed closely together within ... More
 
 
 
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71a Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
71a Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
71a is a gallery and events space in East London hosting everything from film screenings to exhibitions and parties to panels.... More
 
 
 
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Broadgate Ice Rink
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Exchange House, 12 Primrose Street, City, London EC2A | 7 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
London's longest-running outdoor ice rink, Broadgate Ice Rink, can be found between mid November and the end of February in Exchange Square, only a couple of ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near EC1Y 2BQ

The best shops and markets near EC1Y 2BQ
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Beach in the East
London > Shopping >
Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Fashion Creative Yasmin Sewell presents pop up shop Beach in the East in a disused Shoreditch swimming pool. Opened in late May, just in time for ... More
 
 
 
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Momosan Shop
London > Shopping > Art and Design
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Momosan Shop offers objects selected by Momoko Mizutani whose upbringing and experiences in Japan and the UK influence the selection of goods and events ... More
 
 
 
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Tokyobike Shoreditch
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Hip, independent bike company founded in 2002 in the quiet Tokyo suburb of Yanaka, Tokyobike made its way to ... More
 
 
 
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L'Abat Jour
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
14 City Road, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from EC1Y 2BQ
Italian cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Anakana
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
1 Olivers Yard, City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Formerly serving Indian cuisine, Anakana has switched to offering Thai street-food although the décor remains as vibrant and stylish as before with its spectra red theme. ... More
 
 
 
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Salvation Jane
London > Restaurants >
Unit 2, 1 Oliver's Yard, 55 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Describing itself as 'a little bit of Australia in Shoreditch', Salvation Jane is a 65 seater restaurant and bar which offers the kind of casual dining ... More
 
 
 
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Education near EC1Y 2BQ

Near EC1Y 2BQ
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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
 
 
 
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Leisure near EC1Y 2BQ

EC1Y 2BQ gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Holmes Place
London > Leisure > Fitness
33 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
A chain of upmarket health clubs and gyms. The different clubs vary but they tend to have all the latest fitness equipment in fully air conditioned ... More
 
 
 
Fitness First
London > Leisure > Fitness
60-63 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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The Open Centre
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
188 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Health Clinic ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near EC1Y 2BQ

The best pubs near London EC1Y 2BQ.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
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The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
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The White Horse
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Exchange Square, Appold Street, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near EC1Y 2BQ

EC1Y 2BQ clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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Flight Club
London > Nightlife > Bars
2A Worship Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Following on from the likes of Bounce and Swingers, social entertainment venue Flight Club continues the theme of sports within London bars, elevating the classic pub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whistling Shop
London > Nightlife > Bars
63 Worship Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
There are no whistles for sale at the Whistling Shop nor, we suspect, will you necessarily hear anyone actually whistling. What you will get, however, is ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near EC1Y 2BQ

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near EC1Y 2BQ.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | Same location as EC1Y 2BQ
... More
 
 
 
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The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Dr Johnsons Houses
Tours | Until 31st December 2016 

Dr Johnson's House 13 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

A 300 year old town house, nestled amongst a maze of courts and alleys. It was built in 1700 and ...More

Night Howls Comedy
Comedy | On 4th May 2016 

The Betsey Trotwood 19 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

Surreal and offbeat humour based around a selection of props, from Spencer Jones. Also featuring Toby, Fraser Millward, Alison Thea-Skot, ...More

Celebration of Craftsmanship & Design SELECTION
Exhibitions | Until 7th May 2016 

Craft Central 21 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

Exhibitions & Art, Architecture....More

Tattoo London
Tattoo London
Exhibitions | Until 8th May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

Exploring the rich history of tattooing in London - looking back to the days when Captain Cook made his adventures ...More

 
Tattoo London: Art Macabre Life Drawing Salon
Exhibitions | On 4th May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

An evening exploring the tattooed body with a life drawing salon session....More

We Are London
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

A small display of commissioned photographs, in collaboration with press agency TNR, depicting the hustle and bustle of London crowds. ...More

Under London
Exhibitions | Until 3rd July 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

Object-focused photographs taken by world-renowned landscape photographer, Simon Norfolk which capture ten objects found at archaeological digs across the capital ...More

Designing For A Living City
Exhibitions | Until 16th October 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Ec1y 2bq

Prints, photographs, original fittings, archival illustrations, leaflets, brochures and films tracing the controversial design of the residential development, looking at ...More

Gilberto Gil & Caetano Veloso
Concerts | On 4th May 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Ec1y 2bq

Two giants of Brazilian music reunite for an intimate acoustic duo performance, featuring their intricate guitars and soulful vocals....More

Black Arm Band: Dirtsong
Concerts | Until 5th May 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Ec1y 2bq

The indigenous music group unveil the fascinating story of their heritage, language and homelands and a side to Australia seldom ...More

 
 
 
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