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									The Franklin Wilkins Building Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH Tel 020 7836 5454

King’s College London is situated in the very centre of the city of London. The conference will be held in the Franklin-Wilkins Building (FWB) on the Waterloo campus of the College. The FWB is located on the South Bank of the River Thames,close to the National Theatre and the South Bank Centre (home of and the Royal Festival Hall, the Hayward, the Queen Elizabeth Hall and the Saison Poetry Library). It is within walking distance of the Waterloo rail, underground and Eurostar stations. Other nearby attractions include the London Eye, the Globe Theatre and the Tate Modern Gallery.

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Bureau de Change There is a Bureau de Change located between exits 4 and 5 at Waterloo Main Line Rail Station (7am-7pm). Cash machines There are free cash machines inside Waterloo station, including inside the Bureau de Change mentioned above. The nearest cash machine is located at the Lloyds Bank branch in York Road, opposite the station, about 5 minutes walk from the Franklin-Wilkins building. Medical help Advice and information are available from NHS Direct at 0845 4647. In an emergency, telephone 999 for an ambulance. Inside Waterloo station there is a MediCentre offering private treatment and walk-in GP service (£59 per consultation, student/concessions £39). Pharmacy There is a pharmacy at Boots, located between exits 4 and 5 at Waterloo Station, 020 76200 273 (Mon-Sat 7am-10pm, Sun 8am- 9pm). Photocopying There is no business centre at the conference venue. There is a FedEx Kinko's 15-20 minutes away: walk over Waterloo bridge and turn left on the Strand, 114 The Strand, 020 7632 8820 (Mon-Fri 7am-9pm). There is a photocopy machine inside "Waterloo Supermarket", 115 Waterloo Rd (five doors after Sainsbury's), 020 7401 7395, open 24 hours. There is a copy services shop, Call Print Services Ltd, 30 Dolben St., towards the South-East of Stamford Street, 020 7633 9068 (Mon-Fri 8.30am-6pm). Internet Cafes Waterloo Mobiles 135 Mepham St, London, SE1 8SQ, 020 7620 1499 Mon-Fri 10am-9pm, Sat 10am-7pm. Juicestop Internet Cafe 80 The Cut, London, SE1 8LW, 020 7168 4431 11am-11pm daily. Living Space 1 Coral Street London SE1 7BE, 020 7926 8445 Mon-Thurs 8.30am-4.30pm, Fri 8.30-5.30. Internet Cafe 51 Bedford Street, WC2 ROPZ (off the Strand, 1/2 hour walk from the conference venue), 020 7240 8188 Mon-Sat 9am-8pm, Sun 11am-7pm. Easyinternetcafe 456-458 Strand London WC2R 0DZ, 020 7925 0925 this is a self-service internet cafe, more than 1/2 hour walk from the conference venue: cross Waterloo bridge, turn left and walk along the Strand past Charing Cross Station, just before

Trafalgar Square. Shops There is a small Sainsbury’s supermarket at 101 Waterloo Road, near the junction with The Cut, 020 7401 3823. This sells a range of groceries, toiletries and other items. It is open from 7am to 12am daily. There is a Costcutter, just underneath Waterloo Station, Units 17-19, York Rd, Waterloo, 020 72611 092 (open 24 hours). Post-Office Blackfriars Road, 52 Blackfriars Road, London, SE1 8NN, Mon, Tue-Fri 9am-5.30pm, Tue 9.30-5.30pm. Aldwych, 95 Aldwych, London, WC2B 4JN Mon, Wed-Fri 9am-5.30pm, Tue 9.30am-5.30pm. Sights There are many sights within easy walking distance of the Franklin-Wilkins Building, including:

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The Southbank Center (Royal Festival Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Hayward Gallery) The National Theatre The National Film Theatre (NFT), British Film Institute (BFI), IMAX theatre The Royal Opera House in Covent Garden Courtauld Gallery of Art, including the Hermitage Rooms, in Somerset House National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery at Trafalgar Square Shakespeare's Globe Theatre The Old Vic Theatre The Tate Modern The London Eye The Saatchi Gallery


								
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