E4: Desks and Large Room

We are unable to take new bookings on either of our venues until 23rd August: in this time we’ll be upgrading our bookings system, and a number of us will be away.

If you have a current booking you should already have a contact and instructions – please get in touch with them if you have any queries.

If you would like to book from 24th August onwards, please email rooms.hornbeam@gmail.com and we will contact you with new booking details.  Thank you!

Learning Lodge availability

The Learning Lodge IMG_7810is situated in the beautiful Pimp Hall Nature Reserve in Chingford.
The Learning Lodge is a joint project of the Hornbeam Environment Centre, Forest Recycling Project, Organiclea, HEET and Friday Hill TMO.
IMG_7878It is a space for the community to meet, learn and take action together. As a group we strive to inspire people to live with a lower cost to themselves financially, to their health and to the environment.

Meeting and Event Room:

Space for 30-50 people. All bookings include access to two disabled toilets and a kitchen, where you are welcome to make yourself tea and coffee and keep things fresh in the fridge.

  • £20 per hour for one-off events
  • £15 per hour for regular sessions (minimum of 6 hours)

Hot Desks:

19665_52835_110458_RDesks, include Wifi. All bookings include access to two accessible toilets and a kitchen, where you are welcome to make yourself tea and coffee and keep things fresh in the fridge.

    • Available 10am-3pm, Monday Tuesday Wednesday and Friday. £2 an hour, minimum 2 hr booking.
    • Get in touch to book the whole office for longer periods.  lodge.hornbeam@gmail.com


Email lodge.hornbeam@gmail.com if you have questions about the booking process.


Note that your booking for the main space will only be definite once we have emailed you back to confirm we have accepted it.








Previous Events and Activities:

Wednesday 16th September 2015 – Start Up Hub Space

Start Up Learning Lodge

Saturday 19th September 2015 – Learning Outside the Classroom

LOTC Workshops – Hornbeam – V2

Every second Tuesday of the month – Friday Hill Neighbourly Knit & Stitch

Knit and Stitch

Saturday 26th September 2015 – Young Entrepreneurs Workshop

Test Town poster

Tuesday 29th September 2015 – Guided Nature Walks Training

Guided Walks Training Pimp Hall Flyer

Sunday 11th October 2015 – Apple Day a big festival day for everyone!

Final Poster Learning Lodge Apple Day

Saturday 31st October 2015 – Halloween in the Woods

Screen shot 2015-09-10 at 10.52.22 PM

Woodlands School 10th-14th August
Woodland School
Wild Theatre 17th – 21st August
Wild Theatre




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