Skill-up

Supporting those with vision

The Hornbeam empowers aspiring chefs, budding musicians, artists and entrepreneurs to engage within our diverse community.

We support entrepreneur and workshop facilitators who educate the community on important social and environmental issue.

SpiceBox - a Hornbeam Test Kitchen in 2018 became so popular they opened up their own restaurant as soon as they finished at the Hornbeam. Congratulations SpiceBox!
SpiceBox – a Hornbeam Test Kitchen in 2018 became so popular they opened up their own restaurant as soon as they finished at the Hornbeam. Congratulations SpiceBox!

The Hornbeam supports local people to host top notch evenings with a large sway of activism, entertainment & education, for a better community, environment & world.

Got an exciting idea?

If you’d like to use the Hornbeam cafe for an event, film, music night, social or environmental change workshop or a pop-up Supper Club give us a shout.

We can support with publicity, bar and more and have a huge amount of cafe/kitchen resources too.

Can you help people skill-up?

Making herbal remedies
Making herbal remedies

We need facilitators and workshop leaders to help others get their skills up in lots of low impact/sustainable living fields. If you’ve go a skill you can share, do get in touch.

Need a kitchen for your small catering business?

Stories and Supper pop-ups provide a way for migrants to share their experiences, food and culture.
Stories and Supper pop-ups provide a way for migrants to share their experiences, food and culture.

Our fully equipped catering kitchen upstairs in the Hornbeam is available for hire late afternoons and evenings.

Contact info@hornbeam.org.uk if you’d like to discuss any of these possibilities or pop in and have a chat.

Community cafe, event space and environment centre // 458 Hoe Street, Walthamstow, E17 9AH // 020 8558 6880