Canvas proudly offer people the very best venues that the capital has to offer, appealing to all tastes and budgets. As such, the sports halls featured below are all at the top of their game, with something for everyone; be it the bright contemporary feel of LDA Studios or the industrial, stripped back feel of BoxVille that most appeals. All found in prime city locations, you can expect the very best in terms of convenience when it comes to local transport links and amenities.
Situated in the City of Westminster, Porchester Hall’s Grade II listed classic art deco design and understated elegance make it a sought-after venue for events of all sorts. The grand entrance to the Hall is ideal for reception drinks and leads guests up the elegant staircase with its ornamental bronze and wrought iron banisters, striking marble walls and crystal chandelier. From the stairway, guests are led through to the Main Hall, which is the very essence of grandeur and opulence. Porchester Hall is suitable for Weddings, exams, AGM’s, conferences, fashion shows, filming, boxing, banquets and exhibitions The Small Hall serves as an ideal ancillary to functions in the main hall or as a charming venue in its own right, the versatile. Small Hall has capacity for up to 50 people and can be used for any manner of events. The Duchess of York Suite and the Blue Room, which are ideal for more intimate gatherings or as an extension of the Main and Small Hall. Catering We work with a carefully selected group of caterers to provide you with a wonderful selection of menu choices to suit all cultures, tastes and budgets. Suppliers We have a network of recommended partners, including photographers, DJs, Entertainment, florists and AV however our clients are welcome to use their own suppliers if they prefer. Twitter Facebook Everyone Events
Our gorgeous Grade II-listed building offers quality and competitively priced venue hire services with unique historical character and community spirit. Established in 18889, all our profits support our work as a frontline charity tackling poverty in London. Situated in the heart of Southwark, we are ideally located to serve Central and South London. Thanks to our unique architecture and recent refurbishment, our building offers a variety of spaces, from Georgian-furnished meeting rooms to the large adaptable Gilroy Hall. These are ideal for conferences, exhibitions, sports/dance sessions, and corporate events. To learn about our charitable activities, please visit our website
The SSE Arena, Wembley is the second largest arena in London and is known best for being a live entertainment venue. It is London's best connected arena, with travel links like no other venue in the south of England, bringing us within easy reach for up to 16.5 million customers each year. Having been at the forefront of the music and live entertainment world for 80 years, this renowned Grade II listed building also has the ability to cater for all types of corporate events for up to 12,000 guests. With 2655 square metres of uninterrupted floor space, it provides great flexibility for your imagination to run away with! This versatile space can be used as a full auditorium for large scale events or as a draped short hall with the use of our in house draping system, allowing to create a blank canvas ballroom. The various layouts can accommodate huge conferences from 1,000 - 12,000 delegates in a theatre style layout, 1,400 for a corporate dinner dance or awards ceremony in a banquet set up and anything from a product launch, to an exhibition or a production heavy fashion show. The arena floor and ceilings have adequate loading limits, along with a mother grid and catwalks for rigging equipment so you can be as creative as you want! With our team of experts on hand to help you make your ideas become a reality, the possibilities are endless. For those looking for a space much smaller, we have some great lounges which are perfect for hosting conferences for up to 200 delegates - Please do have a look at our downloadable documents for further information.
Canning Town & Star Lane
Only available for midweek hire. A new institution for the arts based in the heart of East London's, Canning Town. Home to music and creative studios and a 550 capacity state-of-the-art performance space. https://www.instagram.com/fold.ldn/?hl=en
The Kia Oval is one of the oldest and most historic stadiums in the world. We are renowned as one of the finest modern sports venues in the world, playing host to international and first class cricket throughout the summer – and a wide range of events, conferences, meetings and much more all year round. In the heart of London, it is perfect for conferences, meetings, dinners, celebrations, award ceremonies, exhibitions, product launches, civil ceremonies and Christmas parties to name but a few.
Embodying all the elegance and grace of the Edwardian era, this period venue exhibits immense light and sophistication, creating a simply breath-taking effect for your event. The Lindley Hall is an iconic venue in central London providing the perfect setting for any occasion. The venue has capacity for up to 700 guests and is entirely flexible; perfectly suited to a truly unique event.
Experience the year-round magic of Lord’s; from the elegance of the Pavilion to the unique J.P. Morgan Media Centre and the modernity of the newly-built Pelham's. Conveniently located in the heart of London and offering stunning vistas of the Ground, Lord’s is an exceptional venue boasting 14 different spaces perfect for conferences, meetings, exhibitions and dining events for between 10 – 300 people. Long Room Lunch/Dinner – 200 Standing - 300 Long Oval table – 82 Writing Room Lunch/Dinner – 60 Standing – 70 Long Oval table – 24 Theatre style – 45 Cabaret – 32 Boardroom – 18 Pelham’s Lunch/Dinner- 136 Standing - 169 Long Oval table – 60 Theatre style – 136 Cabaret – 88 Boardroom – 66 Thomas Lord Suite Lunch/Dinner without reception area – 400 Lunch/Dinner with reception area - 250 Dinner Dance – 200 Standing – 500 Cabaret – 160 Theatre style – 300 Boardroom – 58 Classroom – 126 Pavilion Roof Terrace Standing – 250 Mound Stand Terrace Standing – 350 Tavern Boxes Theatre – 30 Boardroom – 18
The London Stadium (former Olympic Stadium) is located in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London. The stadium is a unique venue in London available for hire. The stadium offers contemporary facilities and is a superb meetings and events venue in London. Available for meetings, conferences, product launches, proms, away days, team building, private parties, dinners, lunches, Christmas parties and weddings.
A unique blank canvas event space in the heart of Kensington and Chelsea. Spread over Ground Floor and Lower Ground Floor, with a 5200 sqft off street loading bays, this venue provides the flexibility you need to create ideal bespoke events. The boards to the windows have been taken down which provides natural light flooding into the ground floor space, ideal for photo shoots and other projects. Additonally, there are multiple sources of 63 amp 3 phase electricity creating a unique studio for photo/ film shoots.
Arch 80 is a unique venue located in the Arches of Elephant and Castle. Featuring a fully fitted fitness suite, shower facilities and an industrial chic bar area the venue can be hired as one unit or as a bar for the more intimate gathering. The fitness suite is fitted with state of the art sound and lighting and has seven workout stations. The adjoining bar can he used as a breakout area for the fitness suite or used as a venue in its own right. With a capacity of up to 50 people in the bar area and 28 for workout sessions we can provide all the services required for your event.
The velodrome, with its iconic sweeping roof and the fastest track on the planet made sporting history during London 2012 but this special venue offers more than just cycling. Sure to inspire and impress, it’s also a show stopping base for your next conference, exhibition or meeting.
oldbillingsgate is one of London’s most exciting and versatile venues, situated in the heart of the City on the front of the River Thames with stunning views of Tower Bridge and London Bridge. The distinctive Grade II listed building is the perfect location for all types and sizes of events from award dinners, film premiere parties, fashions shows to exhibitions, conferences and product launches. oldbillingsgate offers three unique spaces: The Grand Hall including the Terrace, The Vault and The Gallery are all available to hire separately or in conjunction with each other. The Grand Hall is oldbillingsgate’s largest space, boasting a stunning triple-height ceiling and a feature mezzanine. The ornate sky-lit ceiling, together with The Grand Hall’s magnificent proportions guarantee an inspiring first impression that guests will not forget. The Terrace comes with the hire of the Grand Hall, it makes for an unforgettable entrance with fantastic views of the Shard and Tower Bridge. Providing an ideal setting for summer drinks receptions and is the perfect backdrop for photo and filming opportunities. Concealed beneath the banks of the Thames, The Vault once housed the icy cold store below Billingsgate Fish Market. With interlinked arches and incredible brickwork is a unique and atmospheric backdrop for events. The Gallery allows for multiple variations of layout from fashion shows to conferences. The light and airy main space with arching white beams offers a sleek contemporary location, while the accompanying reception area has stunning river views.