YMCA George Williams College

The Davenant Centre
179-181 Whitechapel Rd
E1 1DN

For all general enquires please telephone the main College switchboard:

Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm
Tel: 020 7540 4900
Email: enquiries@ymca.ac.uk


It’s easy to find us. We are housed in the Old Foundation School on Whitechapel Road.


Stops for routes 25, 205 and 254 (East London Mosque – eastbound and westbound) are a minute away.

Underground or Overground

Whitechapel Tube, Overground and Crossrail stations are a six minute walk.

Whitechapel is on the District and Metropolitan underground lines.
Overground lines from Highbury and Islington (and Dalston) to New Cross, West Croydon, Clapham Junction and Crystal Palace.


Cycleway CS2 runs past our front door.


Go to “More options” link on the map, click and enter postcode for travel directions.