Packington Street

 
 
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Packington Street, Islington, London N1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Packington Street is Essex Road Railway Station which is about 5 minutes to the North East.

Packington Street is in the London area of Islington.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Hilton London Islington Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  28% off
    53 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Packington 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 £70  41% off
    60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 11 minutes from Packington 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
     
     
     
    Thistle City Barbican Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  37% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 12 minutes from Packington 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
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Packington Street

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    Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch: Ahnen
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th Apr 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from Packington Street
    Tanztheater Wuppertal, the dance company founder by influential choreographer Pina Bausch, returns to Sadler's Wells in April to perform the UK premiere of two of her ...More
     
     
     
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    Paco Pena: Flamencura
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 20th to 28th June 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from Packington Street
    Legendary flamenco guitarist, composer, dramatist and producer Paco Pena returns to Sadler's Wells with Flamencura. In pursuit of 'duende', the alchemy between interpreter and audience at ...More
     
     
     
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    Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui: milonga
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 9th to 13th Jun 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from Packington Street
    There are so many milongas in Buenos Aires that the Argentines have come up with the verb 'milonguear' (meaning touring milongas). With his ...More
     
     
     
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    The Little Angel Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
    The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ... More
     
     
     
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    The King's Head
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
    London's original pub theatre is located in the back room at the The King's Head. It was founded in 1970 by the pub's owner, Dan Crawford, ... More
     
     
     
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    The Screen on the Green
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
    One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the dinky Screen on ... More
     
     
     
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    The Little Angel Theatre
    London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
    14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
    This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
     
     
     
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    The Islington Metal Works
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 8 minutes from Packington Street
    Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
     
     
     
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    Victoria Miro
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    16 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 9 minutes from Packington 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
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Packington Street

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    Cass Art
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
    The flagship store of this art mini-chain stocks something for everyone from the eager beginnner to the consumate expert - water colours, oils, drawing and much ... More
     
     
     
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    Cass Art Islington
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    66-67 Colebrooke Row, N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
    Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ... More
     
     
     
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    Jewel
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Street
    A showcase for two jewellery designers Lesley Vik Waddell and Kirt Holmes, this is a very pretty little shop and is filled with deliciously frivolous trinkets ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Packington Street

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    Meat People
    London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
    4-6 Essex Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
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    Wenlock & Essex
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    18-26 Essex Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
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    Giraffe
    London > Restaurants > International restaurants
    29-31 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
    The family friendly Giraffe restaurants really appeal to their target audience: kids. But that doesn't mean adults won't enjoy their bright colours ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Packington Street

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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from Packington Street
    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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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from Packington Street
    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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    London Wine Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 20 minutes from Packington Street
    One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Packington Street

    Packington Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, EC1V | 15 minutes from Packington Street
    Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
     
     
     
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    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 15 minutes from Packington Street
    London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
     
     
     
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    Spa Fields Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Northampton Road, EC1R | 17 minutes from Packington Street
    A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Packington Street

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    The Old Queen's Head
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
    A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
     
     
     
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    Duke of Cambridge
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Packington 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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    The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Packington 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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    Colebrookes
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
    If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
     
     
     
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    Hoxley & Porter
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    153 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Packington Street
    Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
     
     
     
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    Pisco Embassy
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    176 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Packington Street
    The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Packington Street

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Packington Street.
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    Little Angel Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
    A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
     
     
     
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    Business Design Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Packington 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
     
     
     
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    Union Chapel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 10 minutes from Packington Street
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    The Sunday Social
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st May 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 2 minutes walk from Packington Street

    Resident DJs play a mix of indie, pop, house and electro....More

    The Paper Dolls
    The Paper Dolls
    Theatre | Until 28th June 2015 

    The Little Angel Theatre 4 minutes walk from Packington Street

    Julia Donaldson's magical tale of a little girl who cuts out a string of paper dolls and goes on a ...More

     
    Charles Court Opera: The Zoo & Trial By Jury
    Concerts | Until 10th May 2015 

    The King's Head 4 minutes walk from Packington Street

    Arthur Sullivan's one-act operatic comedy, co-written with Bolton Rowe and set at a highly disordered London Zoo is followed by ...More

    Angel Comedy
    Comedy | On 26th April 2015 

    Angel Comedy Club 4 minutes walk from Packington Street

    New act and material night, with Imran Yusuf and Tom Lucy....More

    Carmen Disruption
    Carmen Disruption
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Almeida Theatre 6 minutes walk from Packington Street

    Part of a series of plays at the Almeida that look at materialism, money and what we value, Carmen Disruption ...More

     
    Scandal
    Concerts | On 26th April 2015 

    O2 Academy Islington 7 minutes walk from Packington Street

    The Japanese four-piece performs high-energy pop-rock in support of the album, Hello World....More

    Big Fish Little Fish Family Rave: Mad Hatter's Tea Party
    Kids Events | On 26th April 2015 

    Electrowerkz 8 minutes walk from Packington Street

    Rave for parents and kids aged 0-8. DJ Andy Dobson (Eg AGT Rave Cru), craft room, play area, baby area, ...More

    Los Carpinteros
    Exhibitions | Until 24th May 2015 

    Parasol Unit 9 minutes walk from Packington Street

    Installations, paintings, sculpture, drawings and a film screening by the Cuban art collective, exploring the functionality of architecture, design and ...More

    Modigliani: A Unique Artistic Voice
    Exhibitions | Until 28th June 2015 

    Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 10 minutes walk from Packington Street

    This exhibition focuses on Modigliani's works on paper, showing the spiritual and stylistic influences which led to his unique portrayal ...More

     
     
     
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