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Business Design Centre

52 Upper Street, London N1 0QH, England
+44 20 7359 3535
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Country living dhow

We visited this venue to see the country living fair and we enjoyed our day there. We have been... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joanie H
Dagenham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Large venue but a bit tired

Sadly event I went to was very badly organised. The space is so big but even with loads of helpers... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Located 10 minutes from Kings Cross St. Pancras International and a short walk from Angel tube station, the Business Design Centre is one of London’s most popular conference and exhibition venues. With over 300 events a year the BDC, based in the vicinity of the City and Central London, offers a stylish, flexible and convenient solution for everything from banquets to conferences and exhibitions.
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good65%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
52 Upper Street, London N1 0QH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this venue to see the country living fair and we enjoyed our day there. We have been there before for the same show and we always have a nice day. The stalls are all very well decorated and they sell a great range...More

Thank Joanie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly event I went to was very badly organised. The space is so big but even with loads of helpers no one seemed to know where to go or how it worked. It is also a bit confusing to get to if you use google...More

Thank MancunianMum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for the Country Living Christmas Fair, which itself was very interesting and worthwhile. The services of the BDC were a little lacking. There were lengthy waits for cloakroom for coat deposits - only when we got near the front a steward shouted out...More

Thank CheekyLondon
Reviewed October 13, 2017

I visited here for a meeting and was pleased with the layout and facilities. It was easy to find and easily accessed. Whilst I was visiting, there were two different exhibitions / conventions happening and they seemed to be very busy but it wasn't causing...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

A much better place than the ExCel, that is situated in a difficult to get to place and has zero atmosphere, the BDC is pretty easy to get to and is quite a nice place. A shortage of eateries is the main problem, although there...More

Thank Clivel_98
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Attended a two day event here recently, and its got a really good vibe. As others have said, masses of natural light, and a slightly different feel to other exhibition spaces, as on the first floor around the main space, there are small businesses, trading...More

Thank Therealartestu
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

From its overall size to its abundance of natural light, this site is indeed ideal. It's location in Islington ~ this makes for simple access also, public transport wise our from most of London's CBD.

Thank 763Kiwi_traveller007
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Much smaller than Olympia, the unique selling point for the Islington Business Centre is that it is both a venue and a place of work for a few, there are various businesses using the offices that located in the building. If bored with the event...More

Thank Colin E
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Visited over 10 years ago for a black hair and beauty show . This is a big and picturesque building. The facilities are good and great for big events that are on in an affluent area (Highbury and Islington)

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Our photographers were really happy with the service and professional approach at the Business Design Centre. We're looking forward to the future events!

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