Commonwealth Cybersecurity Forum 2016

BT Centre
BT Centre, 81 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AJ
020 7432 5050

About the Venue

The BT Centre is the global headquarters and registered office of BT Group, located in a 10-storey office building at 81 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AJ, opposite St. Paul’s tube station. It was completed in 1985. It should not be confused with the much more prominent BT Tower.

Security Information

We look forward to welcoming you to the BT Centre and would like to draw your attention to the following security arrangements. On arrival at the BT Centre you will need to produce a form of official, photographic identification in addition to your invitation. A new style driving licence, photo credit card, passport, or official company pass will suffice. Business and Travel cards are not acceptable.

The CTO encourages delegates to stay close to the BT Centre to ensure comfort and convenience during the event. Below are some accommodation options within a 10 minute walk from the venue.

All room rates are subject to availability and hotels in London frequently get fully booked. Participants are advised to make bookings well in advance – reservations need to be made by you so please use hotels’ websites, and contact details below.

Hotels nearby

The Montcalm At The Brewery London City (5 stars 0.9 km from the venue)

52 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SA
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7479 2233 / 0800 2888 100
Rooms from £245 per night

Grange St Paul’s Hotel (5 stars 0.6 km from the venue)

10 Godliman Street, London EC4V 5AJ
Tel: +44 (0)20 7074 1000 / +44 (0)20 7233 7888
Fax: +44 (0)20 7630 9897
Rooms from £300 per night

Crowne Plaza London The City (4 Star, 0.8 km from the venue)

19 New Bridge Street, London EC4V 6DB
Tel: +44 (0)871 942 9190
Rooms from £285 per night

Rookery Hotel (4 Stars, 0.6 km from the venue)

12 Peter’s Lane, Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6DS
Tel: +44 (0)20 7336 0931
Fax: +44 (0)20 7336 0932
Rooms from £272 per night:

Premier Inn London Blackfriars (3 star, 0.9 km from the venue)

1-2 Dorset Rise, London EC4Y 8EN
Tel: +44 (0) 871 527 9362
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7936 4093
Rooms from £157 per night:

Citadines Barbican London (3 Stars, 0.8 km from the venue)

7-21 Goswell Road, London EC1M 7AH
Tel: +44 20 7 566 80 00 / 0 800 376 38 98
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7566 8130
Rooms from £108 per night (breakfast not included)

Lonsdale Hotel 1.5 star (2.25 kms from the venue)

9-10 Bedford Place, Camden, London, WC1B 5JA
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7636 1812
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7636 1812
Rooms from £60 per night (breakfast not included)
Important information: please note that hotel rates are only estimative and might vary according to the period and demand.

Further Information:

For further information, please contact:
Robert Hayman, Events Manager
44 (0) 208 600 3800
44 (0) 208 600 3819