Room 101

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Room 101 is a flexible room that is often used for large training sessions, meetings, seminars, forums and presentations. The room is situated on the first floor with both stairs and lift access.  The room is flooded with natural light, but it does have blackout blinds if you need the room to be darkened for your event.  

Room facilities

This room is equipped with:

  • Each room has a projector, so you can simply plug your laptop in and present
  • Flipchart stand, with flipchart paper and pens
  • Black out blinds
  • Temperature controls for aircon/heating
  • Guest wifi.

Hire rates


Daily rate

Full day between 8.30am and 5pm Monday to Friday.

Standard hourly rate

per hour between 8.30am and 5pm Monday to Friday.

Evening and weekend hourly Rate

After 5pm Monday to Friday and at weekends.




Book this room

If you would like to book a room at the Professional Development Centre, please email your request to and we will get in touch. 

You can also call us on 020 7364 6350

Capacities and setup styles available

This room can be set up in various formats, depending on your event requirements. Each of our layouts has a maximum capacity, details as follows.



Rows of chairs facing the front, maximum capacity 50


room 101 - theatre

Classroom one

One table with four chairs facing the front, maximum capacity 48


room 101 - classroom one


Chairs around tables, rectangle shape, maximum capacity 24

 room 101 - conference boardroom

Classroom two

Two tables grouped together with six chairs facing the front, maximum capacity 36


room 101 - classroom two

U shape

Tables and chairs set up in a U shape, maximum capacity 24


room 101 - ushape tables and chairs

U shape

Chairs only set up in a U shape, maximum capacity 26


room 101 - ushape chairs only

Room size and dimensions

This room is 74 square metres, the space measures at 11.4 metres by 6.5 metres and is a rectangle shape.

Room hire cancellation policy

Room hire cancellations received within 72 hours of the event start time will be subject to the full hire fee.

Cancellations made before this time will not be charged.  All cancellations should be made in writing by emailing

Venue hire policy 

The Tower Hamlets venue hire policy seeks to provide clear guidance on authorised hire and use of venues owned by the council.