The Story of Paddington

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The Story of Paddington

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The Story of Paddington

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Explore the Local Area

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The Story of Paddington

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Explore the Local Area

Find hidden gems and things to do

The Story of Paddington

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Explore the Local Area

Find hidden gems and things to do

The Story of Paddington

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Explore the Local Area

Find hidden gems and things to do

The Story of Paddington

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Explore the Local Area

Find hidden gems and things to do

Floating Market sails into Paddington

Thursday 16 - Sunday 19 June Daily 10am - 6pm
Narrowboat traders visit Paddington Basin selling jewellery, art, vintage clothing.
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Zorbing on the Canal

Thursday 2 June 12-3pm
Walk on water at Paddington Basin with the team from Merchant Square as they launch their Summer of Fun with a splash.
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Shakespeare in the Square

Saturday 9 July
A performance of Much Ado About Nothing in Paddington's Norfolk Square Gardens
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Development proposals for 50 Eastbourne Terrace

Hermes Central London will launch proposals to replace 50 Eastbourne Terrace, Paddington, at a public exhibition on 3 and 4 May.
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ROBA Bar and Restaurant

Newest arrival on the Paddington food scene has opened its doors at 34 Norfolk Place.
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Help shape your Neighbourhood

​The Paddington Partnership, PaddingtonNow BID and the Hyde Park Estate Association have teamed up to form the Hyde Park and Paddington Neighbourhood Forum.
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Bakerloo Line Closure at Paddington

Join our drop in session 16 March 12 - 2pm
Bakerloo line trains will not stop at Paddington station from Saturday 2 April until mid August. This will enable Transport for London (TfL) to carry out major escalator renewals and prepare the station for Crossrail services from 2018.
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RAW Restaurant

Award-winning vegan restaurant RAW at La Suite West introduces a new concept in cool contemporary health focused options.
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Filming in Paddington

2 - 20 November
An American feature is currently being filmed around Paddington. Temporary access restrictions and parking suspensions will be in place.
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Kioskafé Lands in Paddington

2 October 2015
The founders of global media brand Monocle have chosen Paddington to open their new newsstand and coffee bar concept, Kioskafé.
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Burger & Bubbles

Grand Union Paddington introduce Burger & Bubbles, unlimited Prosecco for 90 minutes with either a Burger or a Salad of your choice for only £25.
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Afternoon Tea at the Royal Park Hotel

Indulge yourself with afternoon tea a stone's throw from Paddington Station.
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Brunch on the Basin

Grand Union Paddington launches a brunch menu, from the healthy to the indulgent.
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Sir Alexander Fleming Museum

​St Mary's Hospital Paddington is home to the Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum, where Fleming discovered the antibiotic penicillin in 1928. Fleming's breakthrough revolutionised medicine and earned him a Nobel Prize.
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Pizza Express

Paddington's newest arrivals, Pizza Express, have thought of everything, with specially themed artwork featuring a famous bear and a certain station.
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The Truscott Arms

Independently owned gastropub in the heart of Maida Vale.
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Budding Engineers boosted by Science Club

Pupils from Hallfield Primary School make science a reality with a little help from Crossrail, Costain Skanska JV and Network Rail volunteers.
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Visa Volunteers Make a Difference

Over two days, 75 volunteers from the Risk and Compliance team at Visa Europe came out of the office and into the community to carry out six different activities in support of two local community centres.
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Paddington Art Trail

Discover 22 different installations and sculptures charting Paddington's heritage and regeneration.
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adam&eveDDB take home the Dragon Boat Regatta Cup

Paddington Bear waved on 16 teams from Paddington companies on 18 June, who took to the water to compete in Paddington's annual Dragon Boat Regatta.
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The Pawprint Trail

Paddington-themed family adventure launched in Paddington.
A new series of Paddington-themed family adventures has been launched by the Paddington Partnership jointly with Londonist and the creators of Paddington Bear, Paddington & Co.
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The Quince Tree

Lunch, brunch and afternoon tea at Clifton Nurseries.
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Paddington Lights Up to Welcome Princess Charlotte

Paddington businesses celebrated the arrival of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge on 2 May 2015, born at the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital.
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Royal Baby Fever in Paddington

Paddington businesses come together to host the world's media and welcome the newest royal arrival.
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KuPP

All day Scandinavian Dining, canalside at Merchant Square.
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Shaun in the City flocks to Paddington

28 March to 2 June
A flock of 50 five-foot tall sculptures of Shaun the Sheep are on the streets of London for the 'Shaun in the City' art trail​.​
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M&S volunteers host their own ‘Community Genius Bar’

A team of digital media whizzes from Marks & Spencer host an “I-Tea” party at local community centre.
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Zizzi

Classic Italian dishes on the Sheldon Square canalside, the irresistible Zizzi formula.
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The Union Bar & Grill

Great after work venue with freshly made and seasonally sourced food.
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The Victoria

With a heritage second to none, the Victoria is the same age as Paddington Station, and one of the most popular pubs in the Paddington area.
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