Idea Store Watney Market
260 Commercial Road
London E1 2FB
Idea Store Watney Market, which opened on Tuesday 14 May 2013, is based on three floors and offers a wide range of services.
The £4.5 million Idea Store was jointly funded by the Big Lottery Fund and Tower Hamlets Council and includes an integrated One Stop Shop, where residents can access council services. It also provides adult, youth and children's library services complemented by a ground-floor space which hosts a range of community facilities, including advice on council and health services.
|Monday - Thursday||9am - 9pm|
|Friday||9am - 6pm|
|Saturday||9am - 5pm|
By public transport
Nearest DLR: Shadwell: Follow the signs to Watney Street Market from the station's entrance, as Watney Street turns to the right, continue straight on through the pedestrianised area until you reach Commercial Road. On your left is the entrance to the Idea Store Watney Market.
Nearest Overgound: Shadwell: Take the exit for Shadwell DLR station, turn left onto Watney Street, as Watney Street turns to the right, continue straight on through the pedestrianised area until you reach Commercial Road. On your left is the entrance to the Idea Store Watney Market.
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For cyclists with their own bike, there are cycle racks in Watney Market.
Barclays cycle hire docking stations available at:
- the entrance to Watney Market from Commercial Road
- the entrance of Shadwell DLR station
- the entrance to Philpott Street from Commercial Road
Cycle Superhighways CS2 and CS3 nearbyBy public transport
There are a limited number of pay and display parking spaces in the surrounding roads as well as parking spaces for Tower Hamlets resident's permit holders.