Venue and Travel Information

About Resource for LondonResource for London outside

Resource for London is a not-for-profit venue situated in a beautiful converted former department store in north London. All proceeds are used to benefit the voluntary sector in London, with a particular focus on organisations helping to alleviate poverty. Resource for London is owned by The Trust for London, which funds charitable work with the aim of helping to enable those living in poverty on London to tackle the root causes of poverty.

More information is available on their website.


The venue is located at 356 Holloway Road, London, N7 6PA.

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Key: Resource for London (Main Venue) Resource for London
Tuesday Suggested Rendezvous (Open to all)
Wednesday Social Evening for OER17 delegates 

Getting to Resource for London

By underground

The nearest underground station is Hollyway Road station on the Piccadilly line. Turn left out of the station and walk in that direction, passing under the railway bridge, for five minutes. Resource for London in on the opposite side of the road and can be reached by using the pedestrian crossing.

By bus

Buses 4, 17, 29, 43, 153, 253, 259, 271, 279 and X43 stop within a short walk of Resource for London. Also there are mobility buses available in the area, numbered 920, 921, 923 and 927.


There are a number of hotels in the area.

Wesley Euston Hotel, about 2.7 miles from the venue

We have negotiated a special rate with the Wesley Hotel for delegates. The rate is as follows (room only):

  • £148.00 per night (single room)
  • £159.00 per (double room)

Breakfast can be added  for an additional £10.00.

When booking, please quote discount code ALTC.

The Hoxton, about 3.3 miles from the venue, prices from £149.00 for a ‘shoebox’ room

We have negotiated a special rate with for delegates:

  • £239.00 per night for a ‘cosy’ double room

Please quote OER17 when booking. This discount is only valid for booking made before the 25 January 2017. Bookings are non refundable and must be prepaid.

Other hotels:

Other options:

University rooms (rooms in student accommodation when not used by students),  available at about 2 to 3 miles from the venue, from £45.00

AirBnb (rooms in private houses), available about 3 miles from the venue, from about £55.00, or about 7 miles from the venue, from about £30.00

Prices are for single rooms and are given for guidance only. Please contact the hotels/accommodation provider for availability and prices.

You can also contact Tourist Information, Islington (tel. 020 7278 8787) for help with accommodation or for any other questions about the local area.