Bow is a district in East London, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It is a built-up, mostly residential district, which is adjacent to the London 2012 Olympic Park. Bow underwent extensive urban re-generation including the replacement or improvement of council homes. The redevelopment coincided with the staging of the 2012 Olympic Games. Victoria Park and West Boating Lake are within the area and prove to be a popular destination with professionals and locals alike. There are many amenities in the vicinity, including banks, convenience stores, restaurants, parks, bars and coffee shops, making this an ideal location in which to base a business.
Setting up your business here
There is a diversity of businesses in the Bow area, with many of them representing corporate industries, due to its close proximity to the City of London. Some of these businesses include law firms, estate agents, financial advisers and corporate PR companies. There are plentiful networking opportunities with like-minded professionals in the vicinity, and transport into Central London is fast and efficient. Bow has an array of serviced offices available, many of which are fully-furnished and offer clients a range of services.
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Things to do in Bow
There is a wide range of attractions and events to take part in within Bow. All Star Lanes at Westfield Stratford City provide an exciting bowling experience for all ages. Westfield Shopping Centre itself houses a diverse mix of retail outlets and restaurants for all budgets, as well as a cinema. The Shuffle Film Festival is held at the St. Clement's Social Club in Mile End Road for ten days in August. Curated by Danny Boyle, the event will showcase a whole raft of films, projected on both indoor and outdoor screens. There are many eateries and bars situated around Bow, including The Greedy Cow, which offers diners a range of delicious burgers. Formanís, situated on Fish Island, provides an intimate setting and an extensive internationally inspired menu. The Hemingway pub is situated on Victoria Park Road and has a wide choice of beers and spirits, whilst The Britannia is a gastro-pub, providing fine wines and scrumptious snacks for its clientele.
- Tube lines: Bow Road Station, Mile End Station, Bow Church Station, serving the Central, Hammersmith & City, District and DLR lines
- Mainline stations: Bethnal Green Station
- Nearest motorways: M11, M1, M4
- Nearest airports: Stanstead Airport, London City Airport
- Other: All major bus routes served nearby