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Venue Hire in London, WC1

Looking for an affordable space in central London to hire for a meeting or workshop? Hold your event in a former furniture warehouse now home to some of London’s best craftspeople.

The Education Space

Whether you are looking for a space to hold a committee meeting, run a workshop or host a private function we have an affordable, flexible and creative space.

The room can be arranged to meet your requirements. Tables and chairs can be laid out in board room, conference, theatre or cabaret style.

The Education Space in Holborn, WC1 is 63sqm and comfortably fits up to 30 guests classroom style, up to 40 guests seated theatre style, or up to 70 guests for a standing reception.

A projector can be made available and all hirers benefit from two free flipcharts, paper and pens and access to our Wi-Fi.

We are centrally located with excellent transport links. Cockpit is within walking distance of five London underground stations and is also a fully accessible space.

Hire Charges

Weekdays 9.30am-5.30pm = £300/day or £40/hour
Weekends 9.30am-5.30pm = £400/day or £60/hour
Out of hours = £60/hour

If you are a registered charity or CIC we are pleased to offer a
Weekdays 9.30am to 5.30pm = £200/day or £30/hour
Weekends 9.30am to 5.30pm = £300/day or £50/hour
Out of hours = £50/hour

Room hire at Cockpit Holborn is VAT exempt. The minimum booking is a half day or four hours. All hires include a dedicated Event Coordinator to assist with set up, pack down and welcoming delegates.



Hirers are welcome to arrange their own refreshments and equipment, however for your convenience we can provide:
A projector (and laptop if needed) = £20+VAT/day
Refreshments (self-service tea, coffee and biscuits) = £45+VAT/day
If you require catering we can provide a list of preferred caterers.


Terms & Conditions

Please note that a 50 per cent deposit is due at the time of booking.
In the event of a cancellation:
15 days or more in advance, the deposit will be retained but no further payment will be due.
14 days or less in advance, the deposit will be retained and the outstanding balance will be due.

Get in touch

To discuss your requirements, check availability or arrange a viewing, please contact Sandie Mattioli on 020 7430 2942 or email sandie@cockpitarts.com.


Reviews from our guests

I am writing to express my thanks to you and your team for being so welcoming and well organised in hosting the University over the last few months. As discussed, we are really keen to continue our relationship and we look forward to continuing to work with Cockpit as a key venue for our University Masters programme.
– Graeme Barker, University of Nottingham

An excellent, spacious training room, with great character and very helpful and friendly staff. Highly recommend!
– Paulene Hamilton, Heatherwick Studio


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