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Compton AvenueIslingtonLondonN1 2XD
- +44 20 7226 1686
I attended the Ocean Film Festival at the Union Chapel which has been touring throughout the UK.
Based as few minutes walk from Highbury & Islington tube it's very easy to get to. There was security as you walk in and a couple of friendlies to sign you in. As you walk through there's like a little 'tuck shop' where you can buy sweets and hot drinks. Sadly the hot chocolate I brought was...more
This beautiful old church is a perfect music venue for the more folk inspired bands travelling the UK and the globe.
Sitting in the pews, listening to your favourite bands be it acoustic or otherwise is a treat which really makes you feel as though you're living in another time, making you forget the outside world and immerse yourself in the music.
If you ever get the opportunity to see...more
Absolutely incredible venue for acoustic gigs. Totally haunting and so intimate that you have to make sure your phone is on silent or risk being glared at by everyone else in attendance. I try to get back a much as possible as it remains my favourite venue in the city by a long way.more
I've seen some intimate acoustic Jazz and Folk concerts here. The sound and the view are great, but the seats are hard.
The only thing I do not like about this venue is the smell from the bar. The stale beer/wine wafting from there is really off-putting. Please, please, please do something about it.more
Union Chapel is a really amazing venue - it's intimate with great acoustics, open seating, and good views from every seat. It's not corporate but not dingy either, which seem to be the two ends of the spectrum in London! The little cafe/bar serves beer, soda, and hot drinks in charity shop mugs all for reasonable prices.more