Gainford Street  

 
 
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Gainford Street, Islington, London N1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Gainford Street is Angel Tube Station which is about 9 minutes to the South East.

Gainford Street is in the London area of Islington.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
Skinner Street NCP
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What to do in London throughout 2016

Discover what's on in London 2016 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2016 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  27% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Gainford Street
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 £69  33% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 8 minutes from Gainford Street
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
 
 
 
Tune Hotel Kings Cross, London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £45  23% off
324 Gray's Inn Rd, WC1X | 14 minutes from Gainford Street
Whether you have missed the last train home, heading on a business trip to Europe or spending a night in the capital for business or pleasure, ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Come Up Season Performance
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 25th August 2016 - 7pm
O2 Academy Islington, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Gainford Street
A showcase of music and comedy performers, featuring Farai and the Forest Dawn, Chashe, King Pro and Shane M'anjelo and Munashe Twah Chirisa....More
 
 
 
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Third Eye Blind
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 25th August 2016 - 7pm
O2 Academy Islington, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Gainford Street
The San Francisco rock outfit performs in support of its album Dopamine....More
 
 
 
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J.O.S
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 26th August 2016 - 6pm
O2 Academy Islington, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Gainford Street
Three-piece rock band....More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
clueQuest
London > Entertainment >
169-171 Caledonian Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Gainford Street
Launched in 2013 with PLAN52, clueQuest has since become one of London's most popular live escape games and top tourist attractions. Moving from its original location ... More
 
 
 
O2 Academy Islington
London > Entertainment > Live Music
N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Gainford Street
From the outside, the O2 Academy Islington is not the most appealing of the O2 music venues (formerly sponsored by Carling). There are O2 Academy venues ... More
 
 
 
Islington Vue
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
36 Parkfield Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Gainford Street
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Young Actors Theatre
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
70-72 Barnsbury Road, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Gainford Street
The Young Actors Theatre (YATI) has been operating as a community based youth theatre and acting school in Islington since 1968. It specialises in drama classes, ... More
 
 
 
James Freeman Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
354 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Gainford Street
James Freeman Gallery exhibits contemporary painting, photography and sculpture from Europe and Asia.... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Gainford Street

The best shops and markets near Gainford Street
Cleanwash
London > Shopping > Cleaning and Repairs
168 Copenhagen Street,, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Gainford Street
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Zoots
London > Shopping > Cleaning and Repairs
2 Haven Mews, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Gainford Street
Zoots is a home-service dry cleaning outfit, who collect personal and household ironing, laundry and dry cleaning, delivering them back to your door as good as ... More
 
 
 
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Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
26a Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Gainford Street
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
 
 
 
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The Albion
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
10 Thornhill Road, Barnsbury, , Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Gainford Street
Renowned for its delicious whole roast suckling pig and delightful rear bear garden, The Albion has become something of an Islington institution. Located on a small ... More
 
 
 
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The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Gainford Street
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Pig and Butcher
London > Restaurants >
80 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Gainford Street
The Pig and Butcher occupies a handsome Islington pub built in the mid 1800's on what used to be fields back in the days when farmers ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Gainford Street

Near Gainford Street
Islington Student Support Section
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Islington Education Service, Laycock Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Gainford Street
Student support ... More
 
 
 
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Gainford Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Barnard Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Copenhagen Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Gainford Street
A large 9 acre park in the west of the borough of Islington with play and sports facilities, Barnard Park includes a children's playground, water play ... More
 
 
 
Culpeper Community Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dignum Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Gainford Street
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Moving Arts Base
London > Leisure > Fitness
Syracusae, 134 Liverpool Road, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Gainford Street
Pilates, yoga, contact improvisation, belly dancing, action theatre, movement, dance and tango - it's all going on at Moving Arts Base in Islington for a reasonable ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Gainford Street

The best pubs near London Gainford Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Gainford Street
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Gainford Street
Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Gainford Street
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Gainford Street

Gainford Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Canal 125
London > Nightlife > Bars
125 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 7 minutes from Gainford Street
... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Gainford Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Gainford Street.
West Library Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bridgeman Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Gainford Street
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Gainford Street
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
 
 
 
British Red Cross Society Camden and Islington Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
5 Aztec Row, Berners Road, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Gainford Street
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Alternate names and popular misspellings for Gainford Street

Gainford Street, Gainford Stret
 
 

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Marco Polo: An Untold Love Story
Theatre | Until 4th September 2016 

Shaw Theatre 22 minutes walk from Gainford Street

The world premiere staging of Rogelio Saldo Chua's musical, which charts the untold romances between 13th century Venetian explorer Marco ...More

How To Register As A Limited Company
Exhibitions | On 24th August 2016 

British Library 23 minutes walk from Gainford Street

A step-by-step guide on how to register a company....More

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

The Well 23 minutes walk from Gainford Street

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

 
Shakespeare in Ten Acts
Shakespeare in Ten Acts
Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2016 

British Library 23 minutes walk from Gainford Street

Telling the story of the changing nature of Shakespeare's reputation, Shakespeare in Ten Acts is the British Library's tribute ...More

 
The Temper Trap
Concerts | On 24th August 2016 

The Lexington 1.4 miles from Gainford Street

The Australian quartet plays melodic indie-rock material taken from their latest album, Thick As Thieves....More

The Railway Children
The Railway Children
Theatre | Until 30th October 2016 

King's Cross Theatre 1.4 miles from Gainford Street

Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now at King's Cross ...More

 
Members Of The Royal Opera House: Summer Aria
Concerts | On 24th August 2016 

Kings Place 1.49 miles from Gainford Street

A showcase of popular arias and Korean art songs performed by tenor David Junghoon Kim, bass David Shipley and soprano ...More

The Past Is A Tattooed Sailor
Theatre | Until 27th August 2016 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 1.49 miles from Gainford Street

Jeffrey Mayhew directs the world premiere staging of Simon Blow's witty and bittersweet drama, based on the true story of ...More

The BFG in Pictures
The BFG in Pictures
Exhibitions | Until 2nd October 2016 

House of Illustration 1.65 miles from Gainford Street

The latest exhibition at the House of Illustration showcases never before seen Quentin Blake illustrations of The BFG. Curated by ...More

 
Nest Collective: Sages Comme Des Sauvages
Concerts | On 24th August 2016 

The Old Queen's Head 1.91 miles from Gainford Street

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