19th July 2019

Due to popular demand (and a heavy volume of requests sliding into our DMs), Leake Street Arches will now be holding regular ‘light shows’ at lunchtime and after-work. The state-of-the-art lighting system has previously only been used for special events but ongoing interest means we will now be lighting up Leake Street on a daily basis. From 12pm to 2pm each day, the lights will be set to alternate between a linear blue and magenta whilst in the evenings, from 5pm to 8pm, the moving rainbow setting will be in full effect.   Designed by Nulty, the main objective of […]
3rd July 2019

Last month saw the opening of the world’s biggest and fastest city centre zip wire, right here on our doorstep! ZipNow London offers an exhilarating chance to fly whilst taking in the sights of London’s never-sleeping skyline. Located in Archbishops Park (just 10 minutes from Waterloo station and less than 5 minutes from Leake Street Arches), this adrenaline packed activity is perfect for thrill seekers. As a destination that also celebrates the urban experience, Leake Street Arches, has partnered with ZipNow London to offer ticket holders a selection of exclusive food and drink discounts. Having completed the 225 metre wire […]
21st June 2019

We’re hugely proud of our Waterloo home and always keen to get involved with local community projects and events. Now in its 12th year, Waterloo Food Fortnight is a big, fat celebration of the culturally diverse and (insanely tasty) Food & Beverage offer available in the local area. From Ethiopian to Polish, Portuguese to Korean, the Waterloo neighbourhood offers something for every taste bud. Taking place from 27th June to 12th July, Londoners are invited to explore their palettes via masterclasses, demonstrations, workshops, happy hours and special offers taking place in tonnes of Waterloo spots, including Leake Street Arches.   […]
17th June 2019

It’s no secret that the UK has one of the best festival scenes out there. But each summer, the race to buy tickets and pay extortionate prices turns Londoners into a FOMO ridden mess.  And that’s before the mud, tents and toilets take their toll on the spirit of it all… So we’re delighted to be part of Waterloo Food Fortnight, the summer festival that everyone can get a taste of. Run by our local BID, WeAreWaterloo, the ‘Opening Act’ of Food Fortnight will take place on Thursday 27th June from 5pm to 9pm. As Glastonbury festival goers arrive in […]
6th March 2019

After eight incredible weeks of theatre, comedy, cabaret and immersive performances and parties, VAULT festival comes to a close on 17th March. The last late-night event of the Festival, RUCKUS, also coincides with St Patrick’s Day, meaning it will be a barnstorming booze-up and a raucous night with the friendliest mobsters in town! Award-winning immersive theatre company ​SPECIFIQ​ invites guests to their underground world of Peaky Blinders-style gangsters and rowdy interactive mayhem,  accompanied by their traditional Paddy’s Day soundtrack of as much celtic punk as you can shake a flat-cap at. Headlining RUCKUS is ​The Lagan​, bringing their unique brand of beer-soaked […]