Reaching beyond accepted thinking and conventional ways of working

Stride makes space for creativity and innovation to thrive in South London. We create opportunity, develop talent and support creative and tech enterprises.

Barrier Breakers

Talent Scout: Discover opportunities, build your community and be inspired

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Studio Voltaire

Affordable artist's studios and new gallery space opening this year in Clapham.

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Create Jobs

Helping young South Londoners gain skills in creative careers.

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Voltage Revolution

Skills-based sessions on web development, visuals & design, content marketing and video & audio production.

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Hands-on workplace experience and mentoring programme with a mission to diversify architecture practices.

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Success story

Meet Letitia Seglah

Letitia and her co-founders met at OneTech’s StartUp 54, an intensive 3 day event bringing tech entrepreneurs together to form teams, come up with ideas and build a start up from scratch. They formed Finanshria, an online marketplace to match the Islamic community with Islamic finance solutions.

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_Latest news & events
Workspace / Thu 09 Sep 2021

Studio Voltaire and Wandsworth LGBTQ+ Forum unveil Rainbow Plaque dedicated to My Beautiful Laundrette film

Studio Voltaire and Lambeth Council team up with LGBTQ+ Forum to mark the historical film site with a plaque

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Knowledge Exchange / Mon 28 Jun 2021

Highlights from Barrier Breakers: Talent Scout

A full round up of the Talent Scout event, including sessions on innovation, creative talent, tech for good and diversity in the workplace.

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_So far we have delivered

800+ ››

Over 800 attendees at 4 knowledge exchange events

55k ››

Over 55,000 sq ft new workspace

450+ ››

Over 450 new jobs in South London

400+ ››

Over 400 entrepreneurs and businesses supported

_Who is Stride?

Backed by the London Boroughs of Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark and Wandsworth. Stride campaigns to build networks that inspire imaginations, encourage collaboration and the exchange of knowledge.

We want South London to be a leading centre for innovation, now and long into the future.

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Thrilled to see @StudioVoltaire and @lambeth_council at the recent plaque unveiling dedicated to the My Beautiful L…