Forston Street  

 
 
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Forston Street, Hoxton, Hackney, London N1
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Forston Street in Hackney. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Forston Street is Essex Road Railway Station which is about 11 minutes to the North West.

Forston Street is in the London area of Hoxton.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Angel Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £130  21% off
151-157 City Road, EC1V | 8 minutes from Forston Street
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
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £59  40% off
Central Street, EC1V | 9 minutes from Forston Street
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  27% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 11 minutes from Forston Street
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
 
 
 
 
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Ongoing
Magical Surfaces: The Uncanny In Contemporary Photography
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 13th April to 19th June 2016 - Various Times
Parasol Unit, 14 Wharf Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Forston Street
This exhibition explores the uncanny in the photographic works of seven contemporary artists from two generations. Artists include: Sonja Braas, David Claerbout, Elger Esser, Julie Monaco, ...More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Yayoi Kusama
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th May to 30th July 2016 - 10am-6pm
Victoria Miro, 16 Wharf Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Forston Street
The artist presents her most extensive exhibition at the gallery, with new paintings, pumpkin sculptures and mirror rooms across the gallery's three locations and waterside garden....More
 
 
 
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Honey B Mama & Friends
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 27th May 2016 - 9pm-11pm
Rosemary Branch Theatre, 2A Shepperton Road, Islington, N1 | 7 minutes from Forston Street
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Gainsborough Studios
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
1 Poole Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 4 minutes from Forston Street
Built around 1900 and formerly a power station and a renowned film studio, Gainsborough Studios is a mixed-use development of residential flats and commercial units beside ... More
 
 
 
Gainsborough Studios
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
1 Poole Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 4 minutes from Forston Street
Built around 1900 and formerly a power station and a renowned film studio, Gainsborough Studios is a mixed-use development of residential flats and commercial units beside ... More
 
 
 
Mirth Control Islington. As Good As It Gets
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
125 Packington Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Forston Street
... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Forston Street
LAARC
London > Attractions > Museums
Mortimer Wheeler House, 46 Eagle Wharf Road, Hoxton, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Forston Street
London's archaeology library. May need appointment to arrange access. ... More
 
 
 
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Victoria Miro
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
16 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Forston Street
The Victoria Miro originally opened in Cork Street in London, W1, in 1985. The gallery moved to its present location in 16 Wharf Road, Islington, in ... More
 
 
 
Parasol Unit
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
14 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Forston Street
Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art is a non-profit space devoted to promoting contemporary art for the benefit of the public. Parasol unit is a privately funded charity ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Forston Street

The best shops and markets near Forston Street
Grand Union
London > Shopping > Photography
49 Eagle Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Forston Street
Photography and processing... More
 
 
 
Julie Arkell
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
46 Linton Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Forston Street
Paper mache... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Forston Street
Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Forston Street

What are the best dining options near Forston Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
William IV
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 3 minutes from Forston Street
Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Forston Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
North Star
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
188-190 New North Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Forston Street
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Forston Street

Near Forston Street
City Academy
London > Education > Arts and Drama
35 Britannia Row, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Forston Street
City Academy is a performing arts schools which runs evening and weekend dancing, singing, acting and modelling classes with top professionals from theatre, film, television and ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
New North Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 3 minutes from Forston Street
Originally rows of terraced housing, flattened in the 1940s by the Blitz, Shoreditch Park is now a small but well-loved community space. Temporary 'pre-fab' housing was ... More
 
 
 
Arlington Square Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Arlington Square, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Forston Street
... More
 
 
 
Shoreditch Adventure Playground
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
1 Mintern Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 4 minutes from Forston Street
An open access adventure playground for children and young people aged 6 to 16 and up to 18 year olds who have support needs.... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Forston Street

The best pubs near London Forston Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
William IV
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 3 minutes from Forston Street
Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Forston Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Forston Street
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
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Forston Street

Forston Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Babushka
London > Nightlife > Bars
188 New North Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Forston Street
Bar ... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Forston Street

Forston Street, Forston Stret
 
 

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Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2016 

Guildhall Art Gallery 18 minutes walk from Forston Street

For two years acclaimed British photographer Martin Parr was the City of London's official photographer-in-residence. Between 2013 and 2015 ...More

 
Sailor Jerry Hotel Street
Sailor Jerry Hotel Street
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th September 2016 

The Well 23 minutes walk from Forston Street

If you're all rooftopped out, get yourself to The Well this summer for the Sailor Jerry Hotel Street pop-up, which ...More

 
Northern Ballet: The Tortoise And The Hare
Dance | On 27th May 2016 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 1.37 miles from Forston Street

A ballet for children, adapted from Aesop's fable about two animals who compete in a race and discover that haste ...More

Laura J Martin
Concerts | On 27th May 2016 

The Lexington 1.4 miles from Forston Street

The singer-songwriter and flautist from Liverpool performs her self-penned folk and chamber pop compositions. With support from Daunt....More

Strings At Six
Concerts | On 27th May 2016 

Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama 1.48 miles from Forston Street

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Absent Kelly Emerging
Concerts | Until 27th May 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Forston Street

A showcase of new and up and coming talent....More

Absent Kelly Emerging
Concerts | On 27th May 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Forston Street

Indie rock, rock'n'roll and acoustic from emerging artists including The Leggomen, The Elston Guns, Kadenza, Jaded Waves, Jessica Imogen....More

Locomondo
Concerts | On 27th May 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Forston Street

The seven-piece outfit led by Markos Koumaris performs its fusion of ska and reggae with Greek influences....More

Deep Vibes
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 27th May 2016 

McQueen 1.8 miles from Forston Street

House, techno, garage and jungle courtesy of the London-based DJ Aaron Beveney, aka Mr A, Martin Briggs, Dwayne Gilpin, Model, ...More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 27th May 2016 

Angel Comedy Club 1.81 miles from Forston Street

Professional stand-up from honed performers David Jordan and Ingrid Dal....More

 
 
 
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