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What to do in London throughout 2019

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2019. From January to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £116  30% off
9-13 Bloomsbury Street, WC1B | 3 minutes from G.A.Y.
Elegant hotel in historic Bloomsbury offering comfortable, stylish rooms with cityscape views, and free high- speed W-iFi on unlimited devices. The exclusive 7th Floor gives extra ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £82  21% off
97 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 3 minutes from G.A.Y.
Welcoming hotel in historic Bloomsbury offering comfortable, stylish rooms with cityscape views and free high-speed Wi-Fi on unlimited devices. Scoff and Banter serves a superb menu ... More
 
 
 
The Nadler Soho Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £108  38% off
10 Carlisle Street, W1D | 3 minutes from G.A.Y.
Promising 'the bill you pay at check-out is what you thought you'd pay when you checked in', the Nadler Hotels specialise in stylish, affordable accommodation. The ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Nightclubs nearest G.A.Y.

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The 100 Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
100 Oxford Street, Fitzrovia, London W1D | 4 minutes from G.A.Y.
Founded in 1942, The 100 Club has made a name for itself by hosting innovative bands and has always been the vanguard of cutting edge music. ... More
 
 
 
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Paper Soho | Dirty Harry's | A.A.
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
201-203 Wardour Street, W1F | 4 minutes from G.A.Y.
Paper, the notorious nineties nightclub and scene of celebrity sightings - Keira Knightley, Lindsay Lohan, Helena Christensen and Beyonce were among its A-list fans - is ... More
 
 
 
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Century Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D | 5 minutes from G.A.Y.
Exclusive members' club with three cocktail bars, a screening room, roof terrace and restaurant. Opened in 2001, the Century Club encompasses the perfect ... More
 
 
 
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G.A.Y. clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Murder Inc.
London > Nightlife > Bars
36 Hanway Street, W1T | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
From the trio of owner-bartenders behind The Cocktail Trading Company comes Murder Inc., a neon lit ... More
 
 
 
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The Coral Room
London > Nightlife > Bars
16-22 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
Acclaimed designer Martin Brudnizki - responsible for the interiors at Dean Street Townhouse, Hix and Scarfes Bar - has breathed new life into The ... More
 
 
 
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The Bloomsbury Club Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
16-22 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
Taking inspiration from the 1920s and '30s - the golden era of cocktails - The Bloomsbury Club Bar is an inviting Art Deco retreat serving ... More
 
 
 
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Events near G.A.Y.

Near G.A.Y.
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The Prince of Egypt
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th February to 12th September 2020
G.A.Y., 268-269 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
With new musical numbers and lavish sets, The Prince of Egypt brings a glittering production based on the Dreamworks film to the Dominion stage. Journey through ...More
 
 
 
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Mary Poppins
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 23rd October 2019 to 29th March 2020
G.A.Y., 28 Old Compton Street, W1D | 3 minutes from G.A.Y.
Zizi Strallen stars as the practically perfect Mary Poppins in Cameron Mackintosh's musical production which returns to its original West End home at the Prince Edward ...More
 
 
 
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Matilda The Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 18th October - 24th May 2020
G.A.Y., Earlham Street, Seven Dials, Soho, London WC2H | 5 minutes from G.A.Y.
The Royal Shakespeare Company's multiple award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at the Cambridge Theatre in London's West ...More
 
 
 
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Dominion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
268-269 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
Huge theatre which plays host to big, rocking musicals, the Dominion Theatre, though built in 1928, underwent a �6 million restoration in 2017. Originally used as ... More
 
 
 
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Ray's Jazz At Foyles
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
113-119 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
Jazz up your afternoon coffee break with a trip to Ray's shop and café on the first floor of Foyles' bookshop on Charing Cross Road. The ... More
 
 
 
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Phoenix Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
Built in 1930, the Phoenix Theatre is a curious mix of classical theatre architecture and the Art Deco style. The columns and arches of the Phoenix ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near G.A.Y.

The best museums, galleries, attractions near G.A.Y.
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Centre Point
London > Attractions > Sights
101-103 New Oxford Street, WC1A | 1 minute from G.A.Y.
One of London's best known landmarks, Centre Point has been used as a navigational tool since the 1960s. Lost in Soho's back streets, ... More
 
 
 
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The House Of St Barnabas
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
1 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
Grand Georgian house built in 1746 and used as 'House of Charity' since 1846. The House of St Barnabas at No 1 Greek Street, available for ... More
 
 
 
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Isis Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
20 Hanway Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
This Soho gallery is owned by John Marchant, friend and supporter of Antony Hegarty - of Antony and the Johnsons fame. It was here that the ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near G.A.Y.
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Moroso
London > Shopping > House and Garden
22-24 St Giles High Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from G.A.Y.
Opened during the London Design Festival and the 100% Design exhibition 2007, this Italian furniture shop at the crossroads of Oxford Street and Tottenham Court Road ... More
 
 
 
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Riflemaker Soho Square
London > Shopping > Art and Design
1 Greek Street, Soho Square, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
This is the second Riflemaker gallery to open in London and, like the original in nearby Beak Street, is housed in an historic building. The Grade ... More
 
 
 
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Milroy's of Soho
London > Shopping > Specialists
3 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
If pirates hoarded whiskey, rather than gold doubloons, this would be their island hideaway. This veritable treasure trove of malts has a truly international contingent to ... More
 
 
 
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VIVI
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Centre Point, New Oxford Street, 11 St Giles Square, WC2H | 1 minute from G.A.Y.
Inspired by the 1960s, echoing Centre Point's 1966 completion, the menu at VIVI is unashamedly nostalgic British comfort food. Housed in the distinctive 385 foot ... More
 
 
 
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Arcade Food Theatre
London > Restaurants >
103-105 New Oxford Street, WC1A | 1 minute from G.A.Y.
On the ground floor of the Centre Point building, Arcade is a modern food hall featuring seven independent kitchens, a coffee ... More
 
 
 
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Eat Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
16A Soho Square, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from G.A.Y.
Food to go in its simplest form. Freshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
 
 
 
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Education near G.A.Y.

Near G.A.Y.
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English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 4 minutes from G.A.Y.
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
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The London Film School
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 5 minutes from G.A.Y.
The London Film School is the oldest-established international school of film technique in the world. The school has contributed significantly to ... More
 
 
 
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RADA Chenies Street
London > Education > Adult Education
18-22 Chenies Street, WC1E | 7 minutes from G.A.Y.
One of three RADA sites across London, this Chenies Street building contains rehearsal rooms, the finance department, RADA Enterprises, the RADA Marketing department, ... More
 
 
 
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G.A.Y. gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Phoenix Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from G.A.Y.
In the shadow of both Centrepoint and St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, hidden from most tourists and residents alike, lies this beautiful West End garden. Originally a car ... More
 
 
 
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Thai Square Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 5 minutes from G.A.Y.
Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
 
 
 
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h Club London
London > Leisure > Arts Centres
24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 5 minutes from G.A.Y.
On the site of the old St Paul's Hospital in Covent Garden, hip private members' club h Club London has been designed specifically for the creative ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near G.A.Y.

The best pubs near London G.A.Y..
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The Toucan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from G.A.Y.
This is not so much a restaurant as a tiny atmospheric Irish bar. Having grown out of its minuscule basement into the bar upstairs it's always ... More
 
 
 
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Norman's Coach & Horses
London > Nightlife > Pubs
29 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from G.A.Y.
Claiming to be 'the West End's Best Known Pub', Norman's Coach & Horses certainly has more than its fair share of unique features. Firstly there's the ... More
 
 
 
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Endurance
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
90 Berwick Street,, Soho, London W1F | 5 minutes from G.A.Y.
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Meeting venue hire near G.A.Y.

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near G.A.Y..
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The Congress Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 3 minutes from G.A.Y.
Based at Congress House, the headquarters of the Trades Union Congress, the Congress Centre offers several meeting and conference rooms for hire within an architecturally-renowned Grade ... More
 
 
 
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68 Dean Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from G.A.Y.
This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
 
 
 
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British Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from G.A.Y.
If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Come From Away
Come From Away
Theatre | Until 23rd May 2020 

Phoenix Theatre 2 minutes walk from G.a.y.

Christopher Ashley directs the UK premiere staging of the Tony Award-winning musical about the residents of a small Newfoundland community, ...More

 
Alex Borstein And The Amstergang
Comedy | Until 15th December 2019 

Soho Theatre 3 minutes walk from G.a.y.

The American actress performs original songs and parodies with a live band....More

Mary Poppins
Mary Poppins
Theatre | Until 29th March 2020 

Prince Edward Theatre 3 minutes walk from G.a.y.

Zizi Strallen stars as the practically perfect Mary Poppins in Cameron Mackintosh's musical production which returns to its original West ...More

 
Faulty Towers: The Original Dining Experience
Faulty Towers: The Original Dining Experience
Theatre | Until 15th December 2019 

Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel 3 minutes walk from G.a.y.

Combine a meal out, the bright lights of the West End and a bellyful of laughs with this globetrotting production ...More

 
Christmas With Faulty Towers
Theatre | Until 15th December 2019 

Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel 3 minutes walk from G.a.y.

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Fred Wesley & The New JBs
Concerts | Until 15th December 2019 

Ronnie Scott's 4 minutes walk from G.a.y.

The trombone player from Alabama leads the funk and jazz group with their original material....More

The W3 Sessions
Concerts | On 12th December 2019 

Ronnie Scott's 4 minutes walk from G.a.y.

Bassist Phil Simmonds presents the jazz, funk and soul night with invited guests....More

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Theatre | Until 19th January 2020 

Palace Theatre 4 minutes walk from G.a.y.

From the 36,000 retweets Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling got when she announced the ...More

 
Seven Dials Christmas Lights & Shopping Evening
Seven Dials Christmas Lights & Shopping Evening
Seasonal | Until 1st January 2020 

Seven Dials 4 minutes walk from G.a.y.

Over 650 giant stars light up the seven interconnecting streets between Covent Garden and Soho for the Seven Dials Christmas ...More

 
What's Xmas Gotta Do With It- Tina T'urner Tea Lady & Friends Xmas Show
Theatre | On 12th December 2019 

The 100 Club 4 minutes walk from G.a.y.

A cabaret comedy show with a seasonal theme by Tracey Collins a host of her other characters including Audrey Heartburn, ...More

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