The ideas below for team building activities and games in London have all been created in-house by our event technology & development team and are an illustration of what we can do. To find out more about team building in London click on the listing for a brief summary of each team building activity and please get in touch for a detailed proposal or if you cannot find what you’re searching for.
Inspired by live escape room games, this is a fast and furious challenge as each team goes all out to successfully decode a master cryptic message to gain the means to open a mysterious padlocked box. Interpreting cryptic puzzles, spotting clues in the environment and mastering dexterity challenges are all important in this race against time. Available in a 60 or 90 minute format.
This event is particularly good for encouraging: Time Management, Problem Solving and Teamwork
Informal fun or a competitive team or individual challenge this event gives your guests plenty of hands on action as they take part in a variety of modern and traditional country activities. Archery, Shooting, Segways, Falconry, Sheepdog Handling ... the options are endless. Ideal for rewards and incentives as well as team building this event is a great experience and lots of fun.
Teams must race against the ticking clock to obtain the highest winning score as guests work in teams to complete as many challenges as possible within the set timeframe. A fast moving, high energy competition where teams must race against the ticking clock to obtain the highest winning score before the counter reaches zero! This is a fast and furious event as each team goes all out to successfully complete as many of the 50 available challenges as possible within the set timeframe.
This event is particularly good for encouraging: Leadership, Time Management, Creativity and Teamwork.
Guests work in teams and are given a profile for their target consumer and are tasked with creating a box of chocolates that will appeal to their target market. This is an engaging, entertaining and creative event that has teams using a range of skills from creative thinking to budgeting, sales and marketing…all surrounded by chocolate!
This event is particularly great at encouraging: Leadership, Time Management, Creativity and Teamwork
An integrated event using latest technology, tablets and GPS tracking - teams must select and navigate the route on foot via the GPS hotspots on their Galaxy tablet to solve the clues and challenges found there. Team work and communication are essential if teams are going to achieve success.
This event is particularly great at encouraging: Time Management, Teamwork and Problem Solving.
Create, film and edit an animation feature of your own in an unusual and highly creative session, stretching participants to communicate ideas in new ways whilst experiencing the benefit of a strong teamwork, planning and production exercise. Following an introduction to Stop Motion Animation techniques made popular by the incredible success of Aardman studio’s ‘Wallace & Gromit’, teams will be equipped with craft supplies, modelling clay and tools, corner studios and recording equipment before being tasked with creating, filming and editing a movie of their own.
This event is particularly great at encouraging: Efficient use of resources, Communication, Teamwork.
A form of vocal percussion involving the art of mimicking drum beats, Beat boxing is a super fun and original way to get all your guests energised and jamming to the same tune!
Perfect as an icebreaker or energiser, this is an easy and satisfying way of successfully working together to create something memorable. No musical ability or previous experience is necessary as this event is presented in a fun visual way, and made accessible for everyone. Demonstrated and led by our instructors, your group is allocated to different percussion sections such as bass line, hi-hat cymbals and snare drums! With icons and images pulsing on screen to remind and trigger the group to make the accompanying sounds, guests will be following the beatbox rhythms in no time. Your guests will be amazed by the range of different sounds, beats and music they will be able to make together using only their mouth, lips, and voice.
After practising each section, all are then performed together in an amazing finale which demonstrates the power of collaboration in action. A high energy memorable experience, you’ll never look at pictures of boots or cats in the same way again!
Have you got what it takes to survive the great outdoors? This event challenges your guests to tackle a series of exciting outdoor Bush Survival skills. Our trained instructors will take your teams through their paces as the guests learn a spread of novel skills.
Mental & physical challenges combine with team work as teams vie to be the best. Everyone can excel as teams compete in a variety of challenging rounds including general knowledge, response, observation, mental agility, intelligence and physical ability. 3 rounds take place indoors, with the remaining 3 outside including assault course style inflatables. Communication and teamwork are key to achieve success in the Krypton Factor which is also available as an indoor event with suitable equipment.
This event is particularly good at encouraging: Communication, Teamwork, Creative Thinking and Problem Solving.
The Insights Discovery Profile paints an incredible picture of how we think, act, and work, and is highly relevant to all personal and team development. Every profile is unique and includes personalised information about the individual and how they relate to others. A useful tool for new teams or helping established teams work more effectively together.
Learning objectives for this style of training are set prior to the event according to your specific goals.
Looking for cost effective team building events in or within easy access of London? Check out the great range of versatile team events KDM can deliver either at your office or at a wide range of venues in and around the capital! From indoor chariot building, giant games, chocolate creations and strategic problem solving through to filming, drumming and creating animation classics we have the right team building event for you. Click on the buttons for details and pricing of the many possibilities London offers ...
If you have already chosen your London venue we’ll recommend the events to suit your location. Or if you’re wondering where to hold your event, look no further. Check out some of the great locations we’ve worked at previously below and get in touch - we’ll help you find the right venue at the right price.
Venues for London Team Building
Venues we have recently worked at in London include Globe House, Temple Place Westminster, America Square Conference Centre, Crowne Plaza Docklands, The HAC, Armoury House and De Vere Davenport House.
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Team Building in London
Want team building to reward your groups and encourage team work? We deliver events that do exactly that in London and the rest of the UK. Take a look at the brief event details and pricing on the website and get in touch with one of our team in our Staffordshire or London offices for a quick, hassle free response.
London is the largest financial centre in Europe and, alongside New York City, is the largest in the World.
London - perfect for Team Building
London also ranks as the
fifth-largest city in the world when measured by GDP. When measured by the quantity
of international passengers who pass through London Heathrow is the world's
busiest airport and of all the cities in the world London has the most
international visitors many of whom will be attending meetings and team building events.
London was the first city to present the modern summer Olympic Games three times when London 2012 was held.
London is home to 43 universities and these form the largest
concentration of higher education in Europe. Many of these students are studying event management degrees including elements of team building as a part of their course.
Four World Heritage Sites in London include: Westminster Abbey,
St Margaret's Church and Kew Gardens; the site comprising the Palace of
Westminster, the Tower of London, St Margaret's Church; and the historic
settlement of Greenwich. The city is home to London Underground - the oldest underground railway
network in the world and which is also the second-most extensive.
William, Duke of Normandy, was crowned King of England in London's newly finished Westminster Abbey on Christmas Day 1066. On the 5th
November 1605 during the Gunpowder Plot, an attempt to assassinate James I took
place in Westminster. Like most cities, London was plagued by disease
in the early 17th century, culminating in the Great Plague of 1665-1666 which
killed up to 100,000 people. A lot of wooden buildings were burnt down in 1666
because of The Great Fire of London which started in Pudding Lane. In 1708
Christopher Wren's masterpiece, St Paul's Cathedral was completed.
In 1951 the Festival of Britain was held on London's South
Bank. Always prone to flooding, the Thames Barrier was completed in the
1980s to protect London against tidal surges from the North Sea. To
celebrate the start of the 21st century, the Millennium Dome, London Eye and
Millennium Bridge were constructed. On 7 July 2005, three London Underground
trains and a double-decker bus were bombed in a series of terrorist attacks.
The main geographical feature of modern London is the River
Thames which flows through the heart of the City. The Thames is a highly
accessible river that crosses London from the south-west to the east and is used for a range of water based team building events.
oldest standing Tudor palace in England is London’s Hampton Court Palace, built
by Cardinal Thomas Wolsey circa 1515. The 1939 Battersea Power Station is a
local landmark, while a number of railway termini like St. Pancras and
Paddington are prominent specimens of excellent Victorian architecture.
Nelson's Column is a nationally recognised monument in Trafalgar Square and is
one of London's focal and most recognisable points. Many team building companies use it as a landmark in their treasure hunt events.
A new construction completed in 2012 is the 72-storey Shard by London Bridge. The British Library and City Hall in Southwark – office of the
London Mayor - are both modern constructions. Now employed as a highly
successful entertainment venue for team building London, the O2 Arena was formerly the Millennium Dome. With the wide range of visitors London enjoys a plethora of hotels and venues for team building events.
Team Building London
Some of Central London's biggest parks are the Royal Parks of
Regent's Park, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens. These are frequently used for a wide range of team building events by numerous team building companies.The London tourist attraction Madame
Tussauds Wax Museum is situated near Regents' Park where the world's oldest
scientific zoo - London Zoo – is sited. Hyde Park in particular is
popular for sports and sometimes hosts open-air concerts. Outside London's centre big parks include Bushy Park, the Royal Parks of Greenwich Park,
Richmond Park and Victoria Park with Primrose Hill a favourite spot to view the
London skyline. North London's Hampstead Heath incorporates Kenwood House, a
favoured summer time spot and former stately home that draws in many visitors
each weekend to classical musical concerts by the lake and to enjoy the
scenery, fireworks and music.
These open spaces make London the perfect location
for team building, corporate entertainment or any form of corporate event.
The City of London – the world’s premier financial centre - is
home to the Bank of England, the London Stock Exchange and Lloyd's of London
insurance market. London is a major retail centre and had the highest non-food
retail sales of any city in the world in 2010. Handling 45 million tonnes of
cargo every year, the Port of London is UK's second-biggest.
The five main
business districts are: the City, Westminster, Canary Wharf, Camden
& Islington and Lambeth & Southwark. London has the biggest city
airspace in the world and is a substantial and crucial international air
transport centre and one of Europe’s major hubs. The London Underground -
commonly referred to as the Tube - is the oldest and second longest metro system
in the world and dates from 1863. Constructed by many private organisations,
the Underground network serves 270 stations, including the City and South London
Railway, the first underground electric line in the world. Over 1 billion
journeys every year are undertaken on the London Underground circuit, with over three
million being made each day.
The City of Westminster, the entertainment district of the West
End, has its focus around Leicester Square - where British and world film
premieres are held - and Piccadilly Circus, with its giant electronic
advertisements. Speciality shops can be found in abundance in the Covent Garden