Life around Rosebery Hall

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

Supermarkets, shops and markets

Budgens – supermarket
1-7 Tysoe St,
London, EC1R 4SA

Waitrose - supermarket
174 St John St,
London, EC1V 4DE

Other shopping
Exmouth Market
around the corner offers small boutique shops and food market stalls. Visit: Exmouth Market

Upper Street is the local high street, with more and more trendy design shops the further you walk along. The N1 centre offers more mainstream shopping. Visit: N1 Centre Islington

Camden Market is perhaps the most famous London market. You can browse clothes and jewellery or relax around one of the many bars. Visit: Camden Market - Wikipedia


Clerkenwell Pharmacy
51 Exmouth Market,
London, EC1R 4QL
Visit: Clerkenwell Pharmacy - NHS Choices

For alternative pharmacies, use postcode EC1R 4TY in NHS Choices - pharmacy search.

Post Office

The closest Post Office is on the junction of Farringdon Road with Rosebery Avenue. To find alternatives, use the Post Office branch finder.

Mount Pleasant Post Office
Farringdon Road,  
London, EC1A 1BB

Police station

Islington Police Station
2 Tolpuddle Street,
London, N1 0YY
Visit: Islington Police Station - Metropolitan Police Service

Cash machines

The closest cash machines are listed below. Alternatively, enter postcode EC1R 4TY into the Link ATM locator.

1-7 Tysoe St,
London, EC1R 4SA

Santander, City of London University
Drysdale Building,
Northampton Square,

Parks and green spaces

The Regent’s Canal tow path is great for running, but watch out for cyclists. The Angel entrance to the Canal is a 5 minute walk from the hall. Visit: Regent's Canal - Canal and River Trust

Spa Fields lies to the south of Exmouth Market, with landscaped open lawn and playing courts. Visit: Spa Fields - Islington Council

Self storage

Local companies include:

79-89 Pentonville Road
London N1 9LG
Tel: 020 7278 3399

Access Self Storage
259 City Rd
London EC1V 1JE
Tel: 0800 122522

Places to eat

Clerkenwell is 'foodie heaven', and several acclaimed restaurants are within easy walking distance of Rosebery Hall. Here is a small selection of favourites. For more ideas, visit: Time Out London  

Spanish/Moroccan - Moro
34-36 Exmouth Market,
London,  EC1R 4QE
Visit: Moro
Pizza - La Porchetta, Clerkenwell
84/86 Rosebery Avenue,
London, EC1R 4QY
Visit: La Porchetta Clerkenwell
French - Little Bay
171 Farringdon Road,
London, EC1R 3AL
Visit: Little Bay Farringdon

Japanese/Korean/Sushi - Kalbi
1-2 Rosebery Court,
Rosebery Avenue,
Angel, London,
Visit: Kalbi


The Sadler’s Wells, one of London’s major theatres, is located on Rosebery Avenue. It hosts a variety of dance performances and musicals. Visit: Sadler’s Wells

The Almeida Theatre, off Upper Street, is producing a diverse range of British and international drama. Visit: Almeida Theatre 

The Barbican Theatre, a center for contemporary plays and dance, is a 15 minute walk away from Rosebery Hall. Visit: Barbican Theatre

Museums and galleries

The Barbican Centre for performing arts, with temporary exhibitions and permanent collections is a 15 minute walk away. Visit: Barbican Centre

The Museum of London is located on London Wall, near the Barbican Centre. Visit: Museum of London.

For more museums and galleries visit: Time Out London


Fabric nightclub is within 10 minutes walk down St John’s Street. They cater for a wide range of musical tastes and their sound system is said to be impressive. Visit: Fabric

For more nightlife ideas, visit: Time Out London  

Gyms and leisure activities

Get Active London lists sport activities and clubs in the local area. Visit: Get Active London

Islington Council manages and owns various sports facilities in the local area. 
Visit: Islington leisure centres

The two closest commercial gyms are:  

Virgin Active - Islington
333 Goswell Rd,
London, EC1V 7DG
Visit: Virgin Active Islington   

Fitness First, Angel 
361-373 City Rd,
London, EC1V 1LR
Visit: Fitness First, Angel