WaterWorks Fields

Postcode: E10 7QB

This easily accessible mostly flat events space with excellent public transport links into central London provides 95,000m2 of outdoor green canvas in East London.

It’s a pleasant 25 minute walk into Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, is ideal for a variety of large scale events and has been used as a campsite in previous years. There’s good vehicle access onto site, no immediate residents and a hardstanding car park for up to 50 cars and has in the past been licensed to hold an event for up to 9,999 attendees.

Key information

  • Size of footprint: 96,315m²

  • Size of hireable space: 95,846m²

  • Surface: Majority of the surface is flat and grassy with some small hills

  • Utilities (power, water, waste drainage): Potable water (fairly low pressure)

  • Lighting: Lighting in car park

  • Toilet facilities: Building: four ladies cubicles, two men’s urinals and cubicles Open space: not available on site

  • Ground reliability: Good

  • Transport links: Car: hard standing car park with 50 spaces plus coach, road access from A10 or A12. Rail: Lea Bridge (six minute walk) Clapton Station (10 minute walk). Bike: Sustrans Route 1, A1055 Cycle Path and Lee Valley Pathway. Buses stop close to the site

  • Vehicle access width: Via Lea Bridge Road – 5m (17 tonnes weight limit)

  • Pedestrian access width: Via Lea Bridge Road - 2m

  • Availability: March to October

  • Nearest accommodation: Ibis Styles London Leyton, E10 7EB (25 minute walk)

  • Local Authority: London Borough of Waltham Forest