As the summer is drawing in, we're helping you prolong it with these bright, light and airy venues - excellent for an autumn get-together

1. Plateau, Canary Wharf

Plateau - venue hire
USP The private dining room with its own wine wall 

The overed, heated terrace accommodates alfresco events year-round. The indoor event spaces include the restaurant, which offers wine-matching lessons, cocktail masterclasses and whisky tastings.

2. The Crystal, Royal Victoria Docks

The Crystal - exterior
USP Generates its own energy

The innovative design of this super-sustainable venue means there are plenty of bright meeting rooms with large windows and views onto the water. 

3. Royal Horticultural Halls, Victoria

Lindley Hall - venue hire
USP Glass-vaulted ceiling for maximum daylight

Lindley Hall was originally built in 1904 to host botanical art shows. Today, it’s a welcoming white space for blank-canvas events. 

4. Greenwich Yacht Club, Greenwich Peninsular

2017 Greenwich Yacht Club - venue hire
USP It's on the river, without being a boat

Cross the footbridge (or arrive by boat) to the stilted Clubhouse, and you’ll find a glass-clad event space with big windows framing a view of Greenwich Peninsula. 

5. The Worx, Fulham

The Worx - venue hire
USP Industrial feel

High ceilings and a good lick of white paint throughout means that this 3,000sq m space feels plenty bright – even on a gloomy day.  

Like what you’ve seen? We’ve got more than 100 light and bright venues lined up for you right here.