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T A
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Hi

are there any 'physical' stores in and around london where I can browse games ....spend some time etc.

(Alternatively what are some good online stores)

also are there any clubs or gaming groups ....in around london (NW) ...I did a google and came across only war gaming clubs ...

thx
 
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For shops:

http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/120302
 
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Cadrian
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The best ones are probably Leisure Games in Finchley, and the game shop right next to the British Museum (I forget the name), make sure you go downstairs at the second one!
 
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[url]http://www.boardgamegeek.com/wiki/page/UK_faq[url], and look up the entries on London. Storeswise, I presume Leisure games will be closed to you. Groupwise I don't really know, but if you're willing to travel to Central, there's at least two groups in the area (London On Board and Swiggers).
 
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Adrian Hague
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Orcs Nest (Soho I think) is OK. Leisure games is good but it's a bit out-of-the-way.

Didn't know there was one near the British museum though..

(..Google...)

Here ya go:
Orcs Nest
6 Earlham Street
LONDON WC2H 9RY
http://www.orcsnest.com/index.asp
 
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Alastair Cornish
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I think the one near the museum is called "Playin' Games"
 
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Mike Siggins
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If I had a pound for every time I have typed this...

Leisure Games has an unmatched selection. If they don't have it, it is probably OOP. Hours of browsing possible.

Playin' Games (Museum St, opposite the Museum) has a good selection, and yes, do go downstairs or you will be disappointed.

Orc's Nest is more Fantasy/RPG oriented, but upstairs they have a small selection of Euros and wargames.
 
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T A
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Hi

Thanks for the all the suggestions.
 
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Iain Cheyne
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sumo wrote:
If I had a pound for every time I have typed this...
You could just type:

http://www.boardgamegeek.com/wiki/page/UK_faq

or even:

http://snurl.com/ukfaq

Definitely an improved Return on Investment...
 
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