The new Community Hub at Christian Street in Whitechapel is now open to the public and is taking bookings for space. The new hub is a large, well furnished space that will enable community groups and individuals to hire space on an hourly basis and can accomodate multiple bookings at the same time. 

For a full guide to the facility including prices and pictures check out the council website: www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgnl/community_and_living/Community_Hubs.aspx

The hub is in council property and the council are handling all bookings and enquiries. You can book a place at the facility by phone: 020 7364 0888and by e-mail: communityhubs@towerhamlets.gov.uk

The Council's literature promoting the facilities reads the following about the upcoming hubs 'All of the Community Hubs will provide high-quality facilities, including:

  • A large hall or meeting space
  • A small meeting space
  • A kitchen
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Multimedia facilities
  • Secure lockable storage for regular users

The Community Hubs are designed for use by local community groups with priority given to voluntary and community sector organisations.