Christmas 2017 at Waterhouse Restaurant!

We have launched our delicious seasonal festive menu and are now taking bookings for Christmas 2017 at Waterhouse Restaurant!

Waterhouse Restaurant is a social enterprise restaurant in a beautiful canal-side setting in Hackney. The restaurant is host to Shoreditch Trust’s Blue Marble Training programme - a training and development programme for young people facing challenging circumstances in their lives.Read more

Activist to Entrepreneur: The Role of Social Enterprise in supporting Women's Empowerment in the UK

Are UK social enterprises addressing gender inequality? Join the British Council for an engaging panel discussion and buffet lunch on 23 November linked to the launch of their new report on the role of social enterprise as a mechanism to support gender equality and women’s empowerment in the UK.Read more

'Mental Health Awareness' Training for Professionals

Learn the risk factors for mental health and addiction concerns.Read more

Let's Talk Good Finance, Coventry

Social investment is often seen as a London-centric activity. It can be harder for social enterprises and charities outside of the capital to access social investors and gain a better understanding of the financial products available. This session is designed to offer social enterprises and charities an opportunity to learn more about social investment.Read more


Join us at our festive #Socent Social to celebrate a year of incredible achievements by our city’s pioneering social enterprises and to welcome in a new generation of social entrepreneurs.Read more


Do you want to learn how to create and maximise your value proposition? This half day event will help you achieve precisely that. Read more

Relaxing Arts & Crafts Residential Weekend: 16th-19th February

Join us on this creative retreat and enjoy a variety of fulfilled and mindful activities including: painting + drawing + writing + jewellery making + silk painting + watercolours + watercolour pencils + charcoal + soft pastels + oil pastels + acrylics + photography + collage + mixed media + needle felting + polymer clay modelling/sculpting.Read more