Spaces and places for hire

    Take a look behind The Link’s amazing exterior and you’ll find a fully equipped 160 seat theatre, a boardroom and a welcoming reception area for hire.

    To support your activity we offer hire of our HD quality digital video recording equipment and state- of-the-art electronic voting system.

    Take a look at our spaces for hire gallery.

    The Studio

    A crowd winning performance

    The Link Thamesmead is proud to offer a spacious 160 seat performance space in a flexible theatre format: you can hire The Studio as a whole or divided in two, and with or without its luxury seating.

    The Studio features all the latest technology you’ll need to set the mood, making it perfect not only for artistic performances and rehearsals but also conferences, presentations, seminars and workshops.


    • Digital projector, sound system, performance lighting, acoustic curtain, dance mirrors
    • Free WiFi internet access
    • Free parking within close proximity


    • HD quality digital video recording
    • A state-of-the-art, electronic voting system


    • £48.40 - hourly
    • £121 - half day & evenings
    • £209 - full day
    • £302.50 - peak rate

    Arch A

    For making connections

    Our large reception area on the ground floor of Arch A offers the perfect space for networking events and exhibitions, informal seating, free WiFi internet access and three widescreen TVs.

    Connecting Arch A to five other arch spaces is an attractive and dramatically lit 90 metre-long corridor, ideal for exhibiting artwork, photographs or other presentations. If you’re interested in hiring this space ask the Centre Manager for further details.


    •3x42” HD LCD screens

    •Free WiFi internet access

    •Free parking within close proximity



    •HD quality digital video recording

    •A state-of-the-art, electronic voting system



    £19.80 - hourly

    £55 - half day and evenings


    Time Structure

    Half Day: 9:00am - 1:00pm or 1:30 - 5:30pm 

    Evening: 6:00 - 10:00pm

    Times vary, please ask at the time of enquiry

    Full Day: 9:00am - 5:30pm 

    Peak Rate: 5pm Friday - 9pm Sunday

    By Car:
    Free public parking available on Bazalgette Way (formerly Belvedere Road)
    SAT NAV: SE2 9BS
    By Bus:
    'Thamesmead Library' bus stop
    reached via bus numbers: 177, 229, 244, 401 601, 602, 669 (school journeys) B11 (24 hour bus)
    By Train:
    Abbey Wood railway station via South Eastern Trains to and from London Bridge, Charing Cross and Cannon Street