Ground Control at Runway East Borough Market

  13 reviews  – 
20 Saint Thomas Street, London, SE1 9RG
London Bridge Station (200 yd)

About this space

Ground Control is our events space based within Runway East Borough Market. Minutes away from London Bridge station, Borough Market and the River Thames, the space makes for an impressive location for your event.

This versatile room is suitable for a huge range of events, from networking evenings to panel discussions and product launches.

The space is able to fit 60 people, and hire includes a projector and audio equipment. It's available for dry hire, or our event manager can assist you in organising catering and any extras you may require. You are welcome to bring your own drinks, however, there will be a corkage fee.

Please note that this space is only available for hire after 6pm during the week.


Prices

Monday
18:00 – 23:30
from £240 hire fee per hour
Per hour
18:00 – 23:30
from £240 hire fee per hour
Note: All prices include VAT.
Hire Includes:

30 minutes prior to the event free of charge for set up and 15 mins to clear the space post event (if you need more than that, it will be £50+VAT for half hour)
A member of staff
Cleaning costs
AV equipment use (Projector, Screen, Speakers)
Hand held wireless Microphones (2)
Wi-Fi

Hire doesn’t include (but we can provide at additional cost)

Food and/or drinks*
Extra staff members (£15 hour)
Extra AV
Extra breakout space (if and when available)
Extra time pre or post event

If not specified at booking stage, extra time post event will be charged as mentioned above and will depend upon staff availability (in case you had extra staff booked for the event, to the venue hire fee it will be added the staff cost)


* Please note whilst you're welcome to bring your own food catering in both locations, for London bridge we allow to bring your own drinks but request a corkage fee of £2 pp - please also ensure they provide you with the adequate cutlery/dishes

Please note that on the day of the event you will need a member of your team to register attendees at the ground floor reception.

We require full guest list at least 48 hours before the event (no +1 allowed, the reception will need full name and surname of all guests)
Tuesday
18:00 – 23:30
from £240 hire fee per hour
Per hour
18:00 – 23:30
from £240 hire fee per hour
Note: All prices include VAT.
Hire Includes:

30 minutes prior to the event free of charge for set up and 15 mins to clear the space post event (if you need more than that, it will be £50+VAT for half hour)
A member of staff
Cleaning costs
AV equipment use (Projector, Screen, Speakers)
Hand held wireless Microphones (2)
Wi-Fi

Hire doesn’t include (but we can provide at additional cost)

Food and/or drinks*
Extra staff members (£15 hour)
Extra AV
Extra breakout space (if and when available)
Extra time pre or post event

If not specified at booking stage, extra time post event will be charged as mentioned above and will depend upon staff availability (in case you had extra staff booked for the event, to the venue hire fee it will be added the staff cost)


* Please note whilst you're welcome to bring your own food catering in both locations, for London bridge we allow to bring your own drinks but request a corkage fee of £2 pp - please also ensure they provide you with the adequate cutlery/dishes

Please note that on the day of the event you will need a member of your team to register attendees at the ground floor reception.

We require full guest list at least 48 hours before the event (no +1 allowed, the reception will need full name and surname of all guests)
Wednesday
18:00 – 23:30
from £240 hire fee per hour
Per hour
18:00 – 23:30
from £240 hire fee per hour
Note: All prices include VAT.
Hire Includes:

30 minutes prior to the event free of charge for set up and 15 mins to clear the space post event (if you need more than that, it will be £50+VAT for half hour)
A member of staff
Cleaning costs
AV equipment use (Projector, Screen, Speakers)
Hand held wireless Microphones (2)
Wi-Fi

Hire doesn’t include (but we can provide at additional cost)

Food and/or drinks*
Extra staff members (£15 hour)
Extra AV
Extra breakout space (if and when available)
Extra time pre or post event

If not specified at booking stage, extra time post event will be charged as mentioned above and will depend upon staff availability (in case you had extra staff booked for the event, to the venue hire fee it will be added the staff cost)


* Please note whilst you're welcome to bring your own food catering in both locations, for London bridge we allow to bring your own drinks but request a corkage fee of £2 pp - please also ensure they provide you with the adequate cutlery/dishes

Please note that on the day of the event you will need a member of your team to register attendees at the ground floor reception.

We require full guest list at least 48 hours before the event (no +1 allowed, the reception will need full name and surname of all guests)
Thursday
Closed
Note: All prices include VAT.
Hire Includes:

30 minutes prior to the event free of charge for set up and 15 mins to clear the space post event (if you need more than that, it will be £50+VAT for half hour)
A member of staff
Cleaning costs
AV equipment use (Projector, Screen, Speakers)
Hand held wireless Microphones (2)
Wi-Fi

Hire doesn’t include (but we can provide at additional cost)

Food and/or drinks*
Extra staff members (£15 hour)
Extra AV
Extra breakout space (if and when available)
Extra time pre or post event

If not specified at booking stage, extra time post event will be charged as mentioned above and will depend upon staff availability (in case you had extra staff booked for the event, to the venue hire fee it will be added the staff cost)


* Please note whilst you're welcome to bring your own food catering in both locations, for London bridge we allow to bring your own drinks but request a corkage fee of £2 pp - please also ensure they provide you with the adequate cutlery/dishes

Please note that on the day of the event you will need a member of your team to register attendees at the ground floor reception.

We require full guest list at least 48 hours before the event (no +1 allowed, the reception will need full name and surname of all guests)
Friday
18:00 – 23:30
from £240 hire fee per hour
Per hour
18:00 – 23:30
from £240 hire fee per hour
Note: All prices include VAT.
Hire Includes:

30 minutes prior to the event free of charge for set up and 15 mins to clear the space post event (if you need more than that, it will be £50+VAT for half hour)
A member of staff
Cleaning costs
AV equipment use (Projector, Screen, Speakers)
Hand held wireless Microphones (2)
Wi-Fi

Hire doesn’t include (but we can provide at additional cost)

Food and/or drinks*
Extra staff members (£15 hour)
Extra AV
Extra breakout space (if and when available)
Extra time pre or post event

If not specified at booking stage, extra time post event will be charged as mentioned above and will depend upon staff availability (in case you had extra staff booked for the event, to the venue hire fee it will be added the staff cost)


* Please note whilst you're welcome to bring your own food catering in both locations, for London bridge we allow to bring your own drinks but request a corkage fee of £2 pp - please also ensure they provide you with the adequate cutlery/dishes

Please note that on the day of the event you will need a member of your team to register attendees at the ground floor reception.

We require full guest list at least 48 hours before the event (no +1 allowed, the reception will need full name and surname of all guests)
Saturday
9:00 – 17:00
from £1400 hire fee per day
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £1400 hire fee per day
Note: All prices include VAT.
Hire Includes:

30 minutes prior to the event free of charge for set up and 15 mins to clear the space post event (if you need more than that, it will be £50+VAT for half hour)
A member of staff
Cleaning costs
AV equipment use (Projector, Screen, Speakers)
Hand held wireless Microphones (2)
Wi-Fi

Hire doesn’t include (but we can provide at additional cost)

Food and/or drinks*
Extra staff members (£15 hour)
Extra AV
Extra breakout space (if and when available)
Extra time pre or post event

If not specified at booking stage, extra time post event will be charged as mentioned above and will depend upon staff availability (in case you had extra staff booked for the event, to the venue hire fee it will be added the staff cost)


* Please note whilst you're welcome to bring your own food catering in both locations, for London bridge we allow to bring your own drinks but request a corkage fee of £2 pp - please also ensure they provide you with the adequate cutlery/dishes

Please note that on the day of the event you will need a member of your team to register attendees at the ground floor reception.

We require full guest list at least 48 hours before the event (no +1 allowed, the reception will need full name and surname of all guests)
Sunday
9:00 – 17:00
from £1400 hire fee per day
Per day
9:00 – 17:00
from £1400 hire fee per day
Note: All prices include VAT.
Hire Includes:

30 minutes prior to the event free of charge for set up and 15 mins to clear the space post event (if you need more than that, it will be £50+VAT for half hour)
A member of staff
Cleaning costs
AV equipment use (Projector, Screen, Speakers)
Hand held wireless Microphones (2)
Wi-Fi

Hire doesn’t include (but we can provide at additional cost)

Food and/or drinks*
Extra staff members (£15 hour)
Extra AV
Extra breakout space (if and when available)
Extra time pre or post event

If not specified at booking stage, extra time post event will be charged as mentioned above and will depend upon staff availability (in case you had extra staff booked for the event, to the venue hire fee it will be added the staff cost)


* Please note whilst you're welcome to bring your own food catering in both locations, for London bridge we allow to bring your own drinks but request a corkage fee of £2 pp - please also ensure they provide you with the adequate cutlery/dishes

Please note that on the day of the event you will need a member of your team to register attendees at the ground floor reception.

We require full guest list at least 48 hours before the event (no +1 allowed, the reception will need full name and surname of all guests)
Minimum booking duration: 2 hours

Capacity

Standing
up to 60
Theatre
up to 30

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering not allowed
Venue doesn’t provide alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Projector
PA system / speakers
Air conditioning
Natural light
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
Storage space
Quiet space
Accommodation available
Parking available

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
Noise restrictions

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Lift to all floors

Rules of the space

Allowed events

Promoted and ticketed events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Host rules

We request our guests to provide attendee list at least 24 hours in advance.
Any catering/refreshment request should be sent via mail at least a week in advance from the event date.
Organisers are responsible for their guests and in case of any damage, costs will be invoiced to the organiser.

Cancellation policy: Standard 30 day with Grace Period

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Reviews and ratings

(13 reviews and ratings - )

P
Pedro G.
April 2019

Very precise information provided.


One minute’s walk from London Bridge Station, we’ve found the perfect spot for startups looking to work, meet, think, and (occasionally) drink.

If you’re looking for a small but impressive meeting room for client meetings, our rooms are for you. The rooms include all the essentials that you’ll need – a TV, whiteboard, markers, and pens.

All bookings must contain a guest list. Failure to provide one may result in a delayed check-in and a £10 fee for every unexpected attendee.
Please send the guest list over 24 hours ahead of your booking.


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