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BT Tower, London | Tourist Information


60 Cleveland Mews
London, United Kingdom W1T 6

020 7432 5050

The BT Tower is a communications tower located in Fitzrovia, London, owned by BT Group. It has been previously known as the GPO Tower, the Post Office Tower and the Telecom Tower. The main structure is 177m high, with a further section of aerial rigging bringing the total height to 191m. It should not be confused with the BT Centre (the global headquarters of BT). Its Post Office code was YTOW.Upon completion it overtook the Millbank Tower to become the tallest building in both London and the United Kingdom, titles it held until 1980, when it in turn was overtaken by the NatWest Tower.History20th centuryThe tower was commissioned by the General Post Office (GPO). Its primary purpose was to support the microwave aerials then used to carry telecommunications traffic from London to the rest of the country, as part of Britain's microwave network.It replaced a much shorter steel lattice tower which had been built on the roof of the neighbouring Museum telephone exchange in the late 1940s to provide a television link between London and Birmingham. The taller structure was required to protect the radio links' "line of sight" against some of the tall buildings in London then in the planning stage. These links were routed via other GPO microwave stations at Harrow Weald, Bagshot, Kelvedon Hatch and Fairseat, and to places like the London Air Traffic Control Centre at West Drayton.

Business Services Near BT Tower

HSBC Private Bank
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
78 St James's St
London, SW1A 1

20-78605000

Royal Automobile Club
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
89 Pall Mall
London, SW1Y 5NQ

020 7930 2345

The Royal Automobile Club is a British private club and is not to be confused with RAC, an automotive services company, which it formerly owned.It has two club houses: one in London at 89–91 Pall Mall, and the other in the countryside at Woodcote Park, Surrey, next to the City of London Freemen's School. Like many other gentlemen's clubs in London today, the Royal Automobile Club has recently allowed women to be members.HistoryIt was founded on 10 August 1897 as the Automobile Club of Great Britain . The headquarters was originally in a block of flats at 4 Whitehall Court, moving to 119 Piccadilly in 1902.During 1902 the organisation, together with the recently formed Association of Motor Manufactures and Traders campaigned vigorously for the relaxation of speed limits claiming that the 14 mph speed limit imposed by the Locomotives on Highways Act 1896 was 'absurd' and was seldom observed. The organisations, with support from the Prime Minister Arthur Balfour, had considerable influence over the forthcoming Motor Car Act 1903 which originally proposed to remove all speed limits for cars while introducing the offence of driving recklessly. In the face of considerable opposition a speed limit of 20 mph was retained in addition to the creation of the offence of driving recklessly, dangerously or negligently.

Fertile Spirits
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
SW London - but open to travel
London,

07779240985

Fortrix Limited
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Gants Hill
London,

020 3355 5404

Sunshine Landscapes LTD
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Cockfosters
London, en4 9jt

07956562377

Pepper Packshots Photography
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
South West London
London, SW6

07749 238 679

Customs Computers
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Merstham
London, RH1

07725197148

Jacks Mobile hairdresser
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Wolfe Crescent
London, se7

07490628246

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West London Autos
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Northolt
London, Un54qh

07545247400

West London Autos
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Northolt
London, Un54qh

07545247400

Mdpweldfab
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
southveiw drive
London, ss09qd

07402253606

Finsbury Park Computer, Laptop, Mac Repairs
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
4 Alexandra Building
London, N4 2JE

07413130999

Beste - Best Web Design , Computer/Laptop Sales & Mobile Accessories

The Nut and Bolt Factory
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Unit 41, Barking Industrial Park,
London, IG11 0TJ

02085941477

Arts Business Initiatives
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
704 Chart House
London, E14 3TW

02075383692

Arts Business Initiatives, as its name suggests, was designed to bridge the gap between talented artists without opportunities to get exposure to buyers and galleries, and businesses and organisations that have not considered the positive social, aesthetic and ethical values gained in the process of helping and showing the works of these artists. In a post-recession world, the ABI mission is to inspire the private sector to fill in the void in giving artists opportunities as the public sector continues to push away.

Nosila sweets gifts
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
4 Galahad Mews
London, E3 5GL

07586041697

Nosila sweets gifts offer a huge variety of Sweet or chocolate Trees, sweet or chocolate bouquets ,hampers ,sweet treats and much more Trees and bouquets can make great table centerpieces or a stunning unique gift , simply a fantastic way to say 'happy birthday' 'Congratulations' or 'I love you'! and not only do they look fantastic, but they smell and taste fantastic too! All of my Sweet gifts are individually handmade with precision using the very best quality sweets and chocolate. They are freshly handmade before delivery or collection

Kenwits Consultancy LTD
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Empire House, 1 Empire House HA9 0 EW
London,

02034757098

Shree Beauty Hair & Care
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Harrow on the hill
London,

07778080780

Shree Beauty Hair & Care
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Harrow on the hill
London,

07778080780

Fxsuccess.co.uk
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Bullands Close, Bovey Tracey,
London, TQ13 9JF

+447973120891

FXsuccessUK is an international rebate service and free forex education provider where our main vision, mission and goal is to provide best support to our clients. We are very much interested in the safety of our client's monetary assets, that's why FXsuccess represents only the brokers that have corresponding licenses and operate under the rigid control of regulating authorities. The reliability of the brokers represented by FXsuccess is proved by their high reputation in the world of Forex and the significant number of clients working with them on a regular basis. FXsuccess not only provide you rebate service but also we provide you some special service such as trading signal, Email alert, daily Market update, profitable trade set up, effective forex article, copy trade opportunity, forex eBook, video tutorial, free professional forex trading course and many more you can get in exclusive member area. We all know that working with different Forex Brokers, a trader always has to pay for the effective transactions to the broker company- the intermediary at the Forex Market. Sometime this transaction cost or commission can considerably reduce the trader's income. But nothing to worry in this regards, FXsuccess will provide you around 90% rebates back so that you can maximize your trading profit. Here I can mention one Example for your better understanding, If we get 10 USD as a IB commission then we will provide you up to 9 USD as a rebates. Please not that: Your spreads and trading condition DO NOT change, they remain the same as if you had opened an account directly with the broker. The main difference is that a client that open their account directly through us get extra cash for each trade and its known as FOREX REBATES. Both beginners and professional Forex market players can profit from cooperation with FXsuccessUK: the former get a splendid opportunity to decrease their losses and the latter receive additional income from their successful trade operations. Today the major concept we adhere to in our business is the high quality of the provided service and it will remain so in the future. We can always ready to support our clients taking their part in case any disputes with the broker arise, providing competent consulting and helping them to achieve good results in their trading activity. Our prime objective is to become one of the world's leaders in providing rebate services. And we are sure that our efficiency combined with an individual approach to each client with help us in this.

Julius scissors
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
102 Ruislip Road
London,

07947798291

Contractor
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Brint Cross
London, +44

7946707615

AC-Unique
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Anerley
London, SE20 8TP

07593 165401

Institution of Electrical Engineers
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
2 Savoy Pl
London, WC2R 0

20-72401871

XFM
Distance: 0.9 mi Tourist Information
29 Leicester Square
London, WC2H 7

20-77666600

London Ads Online
Distance: 1.0 mi Tourist Information
37 Park Street
London, W1K 7EB

07989070095

Local Business Near BT Tower

Marriot Hotel- the Old Library
Distance: 1.6 mi Tourist Information
Riverside Walk
London, United Kingdom SE1 7

Wilton Arms
Distance: 1.6 mi Tourist Information
71 Kinnerton Street
London, United Kingdom SW1X 8

020 7235 4854

One of the best looking pubs for miles, the Wilton Arms is a very attractive mews pub on Kinnerton Street, just off the A4 Knightsbridge. It sits between Belgrave Square to the south east and Hyde Park to the north. A little further away is Harrods to the west and Buckingham Palace to the east. Surrounded by embassies and with Harvey Nichols around the corner, the Wilton is in good company. Known locally as the village pub, the Wilton provides comfortable high settees in which to sit while watching the sport on the television screen or a pleasant conservatory to find peace and quiet.

Raynes Park Vale Football Ground
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
The Club House
London, United Kingdom SW20 9HA

02085408843

Winston Churchill Room, Treasury
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
100 Parliament Street
London, United Kingdom SW1A 2BQ

London Show Boat Thames Westminster Pier
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Victoria Embankment
London, United Kingdom SW1A 2

Queens Guard Buckingham Palace
Distance: 1.4 mi Tourist Information
Buckingham Palace
London, United Kingdom SW1A 1

+44 20 7766 7300

The Park Tower Knightsbridge, A Luxury Collection Hotel
Distance: 1.6 mi Tourist Information
101 Knightsbridge
London, United Kingdom SW1X 7RN

+44 (0)207 2358050

The Park Tower Knightsbridge encapsulates the spirit of one of London's most alluring districts. Exquisite guest rooms and suites command sweeping 360-degree views of the city. Experience culinary indulgence at One-O-One restaurant or discover hidden gems of the locale with tips from the Concierge.

City Cruises
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Victoria Embankment
London, United Kingdom SW1A 2JH

+44 (0) 20 7740 0400

Jupiter Asset Management
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Jupiter Asset Management Ltd, 1 Grosvenor Place
London, United Kingdom SW1X 7JJ

020 7314 0703

Dinner Cruise Westminster Pier
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Victoria Embankment
London, United Kingdom SW1A 2JH

Westminster Pier
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Victoria Embankment
City of Westminster, United Kingdom SW1A 2JH

+44 (0)20 77 400 400

Victoria Memorial, London
Distance: 1.4 mi Tourist Information
The Mall
London, United Kingdom SW1A 1

The Victoria Memorial is a monument to Queen Victoria, located at the end of The Mall in London, and designed and executed by the sculptor Sir Thomas Brock. Designed in 1901, it was unveiled on 16 May 1911, though it was not completed until 1924. It was the centrepiece of an ambitious urban planning scheme, which included the creation of the Queen’s Gardens to a design by Sir Aston Webb, and the refacing of Buckingham Palace (which stands behind the memorial) by the same architect.Like the earlier Albert Memorial in Kensington Gardens, commemorating Victoria's consort, the Victoria Memorial has an elaborate scheme of iconographic sculpture. The central pylon of the memorial is of Pentelic marble, and individual statues are in Carrara marble and gilt bronze. The memorial weighs 2,300 tonnes and is 104 ft wide. In 1970 it was listed at Grade I.HistoryProposal and announcementsKing Edward VII suggested that a joint Parliamentary committee should be formed to develop plans for a Memorial to Queen Victoria following her death. The first meeting took place on 19 February 1901 at the Foreign Office, Whitehall. The first secretary of the committee was Arthur Bigge, 1st Baron Stamfordham. Initially these meetings were behind closed doors, and the proceedings were not revealed to the public. However the Lord Mayor of London, Sir Joseph Dimsdale, publicly announced that the committee had decided that the Memorial should be "monumental".

Victoria Memorial, London
Distance: 1.4 mi Tourist Information
The Mall
London, United Kingdom SW1A 1

Il Victoria Memorial è una scultura della città di Londra, collocata di fronte alla residenza reale di Buckingham Palace.Fu costruita dallo scultore Sir Thomas Brock, nel 1911. Contribuì nella progettazione e nella realizzazione l'architetto e Presidente della Royal Academy Sir Aston Webb; per la costruzione furono utilizzate all'incirca 2300 tonnellate di marmo bianco.Verso nord est sorge una grande statua della regina Vittoria. Gli altri lati del monumento rappresentano statue di angeli. L'Angelo della Giustizia, l'Angelo della Verità e quello della Carità, quest'ultimo dirimpetto a Buckingham Palace. Sul pinnacolo, è raffigurata la Vittoria attorniata da due figure sedute. Queste due figure "sussidiarie" furono donate dagli abitanti della Nuova Zelanda.Galleria d'immaginiVoci correlate Albert Memorial Vittoria del Regno Unito Buckingham Palace

Westminster Millennium Pier
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Victoria Embankment
London, United Kingdom SW1A 2JH

03432221234

London River Services is responsible for managing this pier.

Pret A Manger Grosvenor Place
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
1 Grosvenor Place
London, United Kingdom SW1X 7HJ

020 7932 5321

Greenwich Queen's House
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Romney Rd Greenwich, London SE10 9NF
London, United Kingdom

Park Tower Casino
Distance: 1.6 mi Tourist Information
101 Knightsbridge
London, United Kingdom SW1X 7RQ

20-72356161

Blue Bar at The Berkeley
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Wilton Place
London, United Kingdom SW1X 7RL

Australian War Memorial, London
Distance: 1.4 mi Tourist Information
A4
London, United Kingdom W1J 7

02079302726

The Australian War Memorial in London is a memorial dedicated in 2003 to the 102,000 Australian dead of the First and Second World Wars. It is located on the southernmost corner of Hyde Park Corner, on the traffic island that also houses the Wellington Arch, the New Zealand War Memorial, the Machine Gun Corps Memorial and the Royal Artillery Memorial.DescriptionThe memorial comprises a semicircular curved wall of grey-green granite slabs from Western Australia (Verde Laguna granite from Jerramungup), cut in Australia before being shipped to London. The granite stones are inscribed with the names of 23,844 towns in which the Australian soldiers were born, in Australia, the UK and elsewhere. Parts of some town names are picked out in bolder type, creating the names of 47 battles in which Australia was involved in a larger font. In summer months, water runs down over the names, intended to evoke "memories of service, suffering and sacrifice". The curved wall is set facing a downwards slope of grass, forming an amphitheatre.Four blocks bear the crest of Australia and the insignia of the three branches of the Australian armed services, and three other blocks bear dedicatory inscriptions: "Whatever burden you are to carry we also will shoulder that burden (Robert Menzies, Prime Minister of Australia, 1941). // Australia – United Kingdom // 1914 – 1918 // 1939 – 1945". Three seating blocks are placed in front of the wall.

The Jet business (London)
Distance: 1.4 mi Tourist Information
One Grosvenor Pl
London, United Kingdom SW1X 7JH

0845 521 5555