room hire

The Church Centre has the following rooms available for hire.  Please click on the booking form for further details including hire costs and how to make a booking or enquiry.‚Äč

  1. Peter Larkin Hall (size:  16 x 8m approx )

This room is called the Peter Larkin Hall named after a previous incumbent of the church.  Peter Larkin was instrumental in seeing through the development of the new Church Centre, now in its 29th year.  This room, or hall, is large and well lit, with plenty of natural light and is used for exercise classes, and by community groups for dancing, singing, large meetings, Christmas fayres, WI meetings, choir rehearsals, Art history lectures, ballet classes to name but a few!   The hall has a wooden floor, a large, separate kitchen as well as tables and chairs. There is a pull down screen measuring 2.4M X 1.65M, a ceiling mounted projector and free Wi-Fi.

  1. Mary Alexander Lounge (size:  7.4 X 8.5m approx)

This room is dedicated to Mary Alexander, whose bequest made it possible for the Centre to be built.  This room is carpeted creating a comfortable lounge with easy chairs. There is a small kitchen area with an urn, kettle and crockery.  There is a large screen to which you can connect your laptop for presentations, DVDs etc (HDMI cable provided) and there is freeWi-Fi.  6 tables and 15 chairs are also available.

  1. The Ark  (size:  5.2 X 3.8m approx)

This is an informal lounge type room with sofas, often used as a base for our youth worker.   A quiet room for small groups and counselling.  Wi-Fi connection available.

4.  The Pine Room (size:  14.8 X 7.8m approx)

This excellent room was built with youth in mind. Currently used during term time and for holiday clubs for the St Matthias Pre School.  It has lino flooring, separate toilet facilities and a small kitchen area consisting of a microwave, kettle and sink.  (There is no crockery supplied in this room.) This room is regularly used the Rainbows and Brownies and for children’s birthday parties.