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Cultural Britain:
London Palladium
Folk Customs:
April Fools Day
Baddeley Cake
Beating the Tower Boundaries
Blessing of the Throats
Bonfire Night
Changing of the Quill
Doggett's Coat and Badge Race
Footbridge Rent of one Red Rose
Hot Cross Buns for the Widow’s son
Mass for the executed Charles I
Quit Rents Ceremony
Vintners' Company Procession

West-End Events

October
Trafalgar Parade

December
Trafalgar Square Christmas Tree
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Gloucester Place Hotel
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Rasa W1
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The West End - central London's great entertainment area - is a loosely defined district west of the City. To most people, however, the West End means the bright lights of theatreland, the shopping paradise in and around Bond Street, Regent Street and Oxford Street, the glittering nightlife of Leicester Square, the atmospheric markets, restaurants, bars and clubs of Soho and Covent Garden, and the colour of Chinatown. Visitors wishing to enjoy the traditional London treat of dinner and a West End show are literally spoilt for choice, with many grand theatres presenting musicals and mainstream dramas, famously in Shaftesbury Avenue, Drury Lane and The Strand. Up to and including the 19th Century, the West End was home to well-heeled residents living in palaces and imposing houses. Today, it has something for everyone, from the pricey designer shops and art galleries of Bond Street to the small, independent fashion boutiques of Carnaby Street, and from the pavement cafés and large cinemas of Leicester Square, complete with regular red-carpet premières, to the world-renowned Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club and the humble but historic basement rock venue the 100 Club. West End Live, a two-day family festival, is held every June in Leicester Square.

Attraction

Blewcoat School Gift Shop and Information Centre
British Red Cross Museum and Archives
European Academy and Accademia Italiana
L. Ron Hubbard House
Millennium Bridge
National Gallery

Budget

Northumberland House *book online*
YHA London Central *book online*

Charity

Architectural Heritage Fund
Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund

Classes

Food - Lordmilion
London Diary Salsa Parties

Flat Share

Easy Room Mate

Health and Fitness Club

LA Fitness

Hostel

YHA London Central

Restaurant

Hakkasan
Ivy (The)
Le Club at hush
Levant
Ozer

Paolo
Rasa W1
Red Cube
Sherlock Holmes Hotel
Sketch
Sound
Vapiano
Veeraswamy Restaurant

Self-Catering

23 Greengarden House
Executive Roomspace - King Regents Place
London Covent Garden Apartments
London Holborn Apartments
London Trafalgar Square Apartments

Solicitor

Guy Clapham & Co

Taxi

Capital Route Private Hire

Theatre

Apollo Theatre
Apollo Victoria Theatre
British Music Information Centre
Comedy Store
Comedy Theatre

Criterion Theatre
Gielgud Theatre
Jermyn Street Theatre
Kenwood Concerts
London Palladium
Lyric Theatre
Palace Theatre
Piccadilly Theatre
Prince of Wales Theatre
Princes Edward Theatre
Queen's Theatre
Raymond Revuebar Theatre
Ronnie Scotts
Royal Court Theatre
Soho Theatre & Writers Centre
Victoria Palace Theatre
Wigmore Hall

Shops

Foyles
Boots
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Rymans
Austin Reed
John Lewis
Esprit
Viyella
Crabtree and Evelyn
Charles Tyrwhitt

Places to Stay near West-End

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Best Western Premier Shaftesbury Hotel (0.10 miles)

Best Western Premier Shaftesbury Hotel

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In the heart of London's Theatreland, The Shaftesbury is an air-conditioned boutique hotel with luxury features, free internet access and an excellent location. Best Western Premier Shaftesbury Hotel is located amid theatres, ... More

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Piccadilly Backpackers Hostel (0.13 miles)

Piccadilly Backpackers Hostel
London’s MOST CENTRAL HOSTEL for the budget traveler! Located in London’s central area of Piccadilly walking distance to Oxford and the best places in London. Every night you’ll find something going on within the hotel, from ... More | visit website
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Haymarket Hotel (0.15 miles)

Haymarket Hotel
Country‑house charm meets London sophistication at this centrally located boutique hotel right on Piccadilly Circus. Kit Kemp's quirkily colourful interiors, an eye-popping indoor pool-cum-bar and a made-for-peoplewatching restaurant make the Haymarket Hotel a lavish and ... More | visit website
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22 Jermyn Street (0.17 miles)

22 Jermyn Street
Founded in 1915 and in the third generation of Togna family ownership, this 13 suite/5 studio room luxury 'gem of a hotel' is wonderfully located 75 metres from Piccadilly Circus, the heart of London.

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Dean Street Townhouse (0.17 miles)

Dean Street Townhouse
Once home to Hogarth, Dean Street Townhouse has all the drama and decadence of the painter’s pictures, along with cosmopolitan cool and a British brasserie. Various artists have passed through the 18th-century doors, and in ... More | visit website
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The Z Hotel Soho (0.18 miles)

The Z Hotel Soho
The Z Hotel Soho has everything you need for a couple of nights in town. Concentrated style, an out-of-town price and the West End – at your feet the moment you step out the door. ... More | visit website
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Hazlitts (0.25 miles)

Hazlitts

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Ideally located in the heart of London's Theatreland, Hazlitt's has an intimate charm that no large hotel can match.Our philosophy is simple: we have set out to create the kind of ... More | visit website

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Sanctum Soho Hotel (0.26 miles)

Sanctum Soho Hotel

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Located in the heart of London's West End, the Sanctum Soho Hotel is a celebration of the neighbourhood in which it stands: like Soho itself, ... More

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St Martins Lane (0.27 miles)

St Martins Lane
With stunning, innovative design within Covent Garden, St Martin’s Lane boasts spacious, chic rooms with designer furniture and London views. Guests can exercise in the largest hotel gym in Europe. The unique, designer rooms feature striking ... More | visit website
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The Cavendish London (0.31 miles)

The Cavendish London

Located on prestigious Jermyn Street in the heart of London's Piccadilly. Guests will discover that Theatreland, Buckingham Palace, The Houses of Parliament and London's most exclusive shopping districts are on the doorstep. Perfect for a ... More | visit website

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