Life around Carr-Saunders Hall

Please note that these listings do not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by the School.

Supermarkets, shops and markets

Sainsbury’s Local - supermarket
145 Tottenham Court Road,
London, W1T 7NE

Tesco Express - supermarket
124-125 Tottenham Court Road,
London, W1T 5AS

Other shopping
Oxford Street
is the main shopping area in London and home to all of the main high street names. Selfridges is located at the very end of Oxford Street and houses both designer and high street brands. For more information, visit: Oxford Street

Covent Garden hosts many high street names and the markets are great for vintage shopping or just for finding something a little different. For more, visit: Covent Garden


Boots Pharmacy
211 Tottenham Court Road
London, W1T 7PP
Visit: Boots

Post Office

The closest Post Office is on Great Portland Street. To find alternatives, use postcode W1T 4BN in the Post Office branch finder

Great Portland Street Post Office
54-56 Great Portland Street,
London, W1W 7NE

Police station

Westend Central London Police Station
27 Savile Row, 
London, W1S 2EX
Visit: West End Central Police Station

Cash machines

The three closest cash machines are listed below. Alternatively, enter postcode W1T 4BN into the Link ATM locator

Halifax Bank
110/113 Tottenham Court Road,

156-157 Tottenham Court Road,
London, W1T 7AY

Royal Bank of Scotland, Tesco
124-125 Tottenham Court Road,
London, W1T 5AS

Parks and green spaces

Regent’s Park, one of the largest parks in London and home to London Zoo. It is located a ten minute walk away along Euston Road. See: Regent's Park - Royal Parks

Russell Square, close to the British Museum. See: Camden Council - Parks and Open Spaces

Self storage

Local storage companies include:

Access Self Storage
Belgrove House
Belgrove Street
London WC1H 8AA
Tel: 0800 122522

Alligator Storage
Plender Street
Borough of Camden
London NW1 0HA
Tel: 020 7388 4111

Eating out

Plenty of restaurants are within walking distance. Charlotte Street is particularly known for its wide choice of places to eat. Here is a small selection of favourites. For more ideas, visit: Time Out London 

Pizza - ICCo
46 Goodge Street,
London, W1T 4LU
Visit: ICCo

Fish and chips - Gigs Fish and Chips
12 Tottenham St,
London, W1T 4RE
Visit: Gigs Fish and Chips

Spanish- Navarro’s
67 Charlotte Street,
London, W1T 4PH
Visit: Navarro's Tapas London 

Indian - Lal Qila
117 Tottenham Court Road,
London, W1T 5AL
Visit: Lal Qila London 


UCL's Bloomsbury Theatre is a short walk away. Visit: Bloomsbury Theatre

Travel south to Covent Gardenand London’s 'Theatreland'. For listings, visit: Time Out London 

Museums and galleries

The British Museum is within easy walking distance.
Visit: The British Museum

It is only a short journey to the Wellcome Collection at Euston. This museum and gallery merges art and culture with the sciences. Visit: Wellcome Collection

For more museums and galleries, visit: Time Out London


Travel south to reach the West End and Soho, both areas with lots of entertainment options. For more nightlife ideas, visit: Time Out London 

Gyms and leisure activities

Get Active London has a Sports and Activities Finder.Use our postcode to find sport activities and clubs in your local area: Visit Active London

Camden council offers various sports facilities in the area. To find out more visit: Camden council - Sport

The two closest commercial gyms are: 

Egoist Body Studios
Club Fitzrovia,
Goodge St,
London, W1T 5DX
Visit: Egoist Body Studios

Fitness First
179A Tottenham Court Road,
London, W1T 7P
Visit: Fitness First - Tottenham Court Road