The centre has excellent facilities for meetings, events, activities, indoor exercise and training courses.
The main hall seats up to 200 theatre style. Seating can also be arranged in groups around tables. There is an adjoining bar area. The wooden floor is excellent for dancing and the room has blackout blinds suitable for showing films or electronic presentations. The walls are clad to give excellent accoustics for music events.
The stage is demountable so it can be set up in the shape you prefer, be it a rectangle for a live band or DJ or a catwalk for your fundraising fashion show. If you don’t need a stage we can remove it for you. There is also a sound and lighting system and a hearing loop.
We have changing rooms with a shower for exercise class users or performers. The changing rooms are near the stage end of the room.
Our catering facility, “Just Jane at the Centre”, can provide excellent homemade food for any of your needs at a very competitive rate.
Three meeting rooms can be arranged with chairs and tables or left free of furniture. The rooms can be set up theatre style, cabaret style, horseshoe style or in any other format you choose. Each room can accommodate up to 40 people theatre style.
Two of the meeting rooms adjoin with a moveable wall between them. Undivided it serves as a large community room that will accommodate up to 80 people theatre style. Users can connect a laptop to a ceiling mounted data projector, and there is a PA system and hearing loop.
Again, our catering facility, “Just Jane at the Centre”, can provide any drinks and food you need.
Healthy Living Suite/Beauty Parlour
The suite is designed for visiting practitioners to hire on an hourly, part-day, evening or full-day basis. It has a sink and a treatment couch. The room is ideal for use for: chiropody, podiatry, support, physiotherapy, osteopathy, acupuncture, counselling, aromatherapy, facials, nail bar.
This comprises a large activity room, office, kitchen, children’s toilets and washroom and outside fenced and covered play area. We are seeking to attract a wide range of activities for babies, young and older children. It is ideal for: theatre performance training, singing, tie dyeing and textiles, musical instrument lessons, mother and baby club; and evening clubs for older pirmary and teenagers: chess, photography, electronics, computer coding and I.T. using laptops and tablets.
Community Learning Centre
There is a free-to-book internet facility with 8 work stations at the centre where you can do your homework, research a project, book a holiday or simply surf the internet. This area is popular so we advise booking in advance.
“Just Jane at the Centre”
“Just Jane at the Centre” are our catering provider. They can provide food and drinks for your meeting, event or activity.
We have a café that serves hot and cold foods daily from 9am until mid afternoon. The foyer area is furnished with comfortable sofas and chairs where you can enjoy a cuppa whilst chatting to friends.
Outside The Centre
The centre grounds have now been landscaped in association with the Big Lottery. We now have paths laid, a tree avenue, a fruit orchard, flowers and a sensory garden. All of these are in the early stages and we are looking forward to seeing the gardens develop through the seasons.