Planning a training day and need somewhere that offers plenty of space? We’ve got you covered with the following selection.
Specialising in events with a city or urban theme, The Urban Innovation Centre is found in Clerkenwell, within comfortable walking distance of Farringdon tube station. Though a relative newcomer to the London scene, having opened its doors in March 2015, it has already played host to more than 160 events including workshops, panel sessions, away days, networking and product launches. Spaces at your disposal include The Workspace, The Auditorium and The Café, each with its own capacity and facilities.
Rich Mix is an independent arts venue found in the heart of trendy Shoreditch, close to the likes of Old Street, Liverpool Street and Shoreditch High Street stations, keeping it well connected to the rest of the city. With 3 boutique cinemas, 3 blank canvas spaces, a mezzanine gallery, and an outdoor area, not to mention a creative team who will help tailor them to meet your needs, there are certainly plenty of options. It really is win-win, as all profits contribute directly to their work as an arts charity.
Designed by the award-winning architect Alex Meitlis, Shoreditch Platform is a converted loft space completely covered in bold and striking mural art that is sure to be both a talking point and source of creative inspiration. The lounge space comes complete with a bar, kitchen, sound system, lights and furniture, giving you everything you need right under one roof. The total capacity allows for up to 200 guests, and the nearest transport links are Hoxton and Shoreditch High Street.
Based in the City of London – and the largest venue of its type in the area – CodeNode is tailormade for corporate occasions. Home to an events team with more than 12 years of experience in the planning and execution of successful events, from drinks receptions to hackathons, you can rest assured that you’re in safe hands. Their range of flexible spaces come with top of the range AV equipment and fast, reliable broadband. Well connected, Moorgate and Liverpool Street can both be reached in just 3 minutes.
The Lensbury in Teddingon, South West London has a wide range of different spaces, each complete in its own distinct style – be it slick and contemporary or grand and timeless – and offering a different capacity, up to a total of more than 700. With so many options when it comes to style and feel, it has become a popular venue for everything from weddings and banquets to meetings and conferences – and even water sports and raft building! Kingston train station can be reached in just 10 minutes, making it easy to travel to from both within the city and further afield.