Room Details

Please view the room details for a description of each space. Should you have any queries, or would like to discuss the particular requirements of your event, please contact Peter Collins, Community Support Worker, on 01524 771733. The table below gives an indication of capacities for typical functions in each room:

Function Type Sir Thomas Storey Room Victoria Room Main Hall
Seated for presentation/concert/show in theatre style 50 - 60 45 chairs only 180
Seated at tables in U- shape conference style 20-25 15-20 ?
Dance, seats at side of room 30 n/a 70
Dining, seated at tables 40 n/a 100

The rooms have been arranged and equipped with flexibility of use in mind, and all areas of the building are easily accessible by wheelchair users. There is a disabled toilet facility, and the two meeting rooms and main Hall are fitted with an induction loop.

Completely modernised when renovations were carried out in 2000, this large function room has recently been decorated in ‘Heritage’ colours to capture the original style of this Victorian building. Large windows offer a pleasant view towards Caton Moor. The room can seat up to 50 people for theatre style presentations, and the flooring makes the space suitable for a range of activities such as exercise classes and craft sessions.

Features:

  • Suspended ceiling with spotlights and fluorescent lights
  • Induction loop system
  • Public address system
  • Water heater and sink is available for making drinks
  • Easy care floor suitable for a range of activities from painting to step classes
  • A slide projector or multi-media projector, and screen are available for illustrated talks or demonstrations
  • The windows can be blacked out for slide shows

Price £13.00 per hour, with reductions for regular users.

Size: L9.060m W5.740m H3.250m

The most recent of function rooms to be refurbished with grant funding; the Victoria Room offers a bright, airy space to suit a range of functions. Modern furniture and high quality equipment complete the room, providing a first class venue for events such as meetings, training sessions, and exhibitions. With its self-contained kitchenette, the Victoria Room is also an attractive option for small parties and social gatherings.

Features:

  • Wall mounted drop down screen
  • Internet connectivity
  • Digital overhead projector
  • Sound around system and CD/DVD player
  • Flip chart
  • Kitchenette area
  • Black out blinds on all windows

Price £13.00 per hour, with reductions for regular users.

Size L 4.530 W 3.330 H 2.970 ext by .700

A bright and welcoming room, ceiling lights provide full illumination, and pendant and wall lights offer a softer atmosphere.

The hall has a superb dual function sprung floor to suit dancers (who want a slippery floor) and badminton players (who don’t) equally well.

Up to 180 people can be safely seated on comfortable chairs set out for a show, and up to 100 people seated for a meal.

Features:

  • Induction loop system
  • Public address system, and music amplifier
  • Stage blocks (portable) for raised performance space
  • Tables to seat up to 100
  • Upholstered chairs
  • Hatch access to main Kitchen
  • The windows can also be blacked out for entertainments

Price £17.00 per hour, with reductions for regular users.

Size L 13.580 W 9.000 H 4.620

A bright and modern kitchen with stainless steel work surface that has ample space and good facilities.

Features:

  • 6 ring gas hob and oven
  • Microwave oven
  • Various size pans & large roasting trays
  • Coloured chopping boards
  • Refrigeration
  • Hot water boiler
  • Crockery & cutlery inc  9” dinner plates, cups and saucers, knives, folks, dessert spoons for 60 covers
  • Wines glasses & glass jugs
  • Two counter height trolleys
  • Double sink
  • Dishwasher

Price per session

  • £5 for use of the kitchen for hot drinks and plating up cold food
  • £10 for use of the kitchen for re-heating food items
  • £50 for use of the kitchen for preparing and cooking food

There is a convenient hatch for serving food and drinks to the Main Hall.