St Mary’s Church

The newly reordered nave of St Mary’s is available for hire for a surprising variety of purposes. Try us! It offers:

  • A large flexible space capable of supporting a range of configurations
  • The town’s best space! Certainly the oldest – a great atmosphere.
  • Chairs are available to seat 270 people, the capacity of the building is considerably greater than that if additional seating is brought in.
  • 6 round tables that can seat up to 8 are already in the building, more available from the nearby St Mary’s Hall (if not in use there).
  • Accessible toilets with baby changing facilities.
  • Disabled access is available into the building which is then level.
  • Catering facilities (Hot drinks, fridge, dishwasher, serving area, potential to support outside caterers).
  • Audiovisual resources available.
  • Enclosed, but fully visible children’s room is available for small creche.
  • “green room” provision is possible in the area under the tower (please discuss with us) or Markye Chapel on the south side of the building.
  • Free Wi-Fi is available.
  • Ample parking is available within easy walking distance, on-street and in designated car parks.
  • A limited number of disabled parking spaces are available in the churchyard and shared with delivery / organisers’ vehicles (please discuss requirements and access with us).

Hire of St Mary’s Nave is based on an hourly charge of £20 at any time of day, other rates are available for longer periods but please contact us to discuss your requirements: 01989 562175 (mornings).

You can book St Mary’s Church online using this form.

By booking to use St Mary’s it is a condition that you accept the hire agreement:

St Mary’s Hall

St Mary’s Hall offers a smaller facility for hire and is a popular venue used by many organisations in the town throughout the week. It offers:

  • A flexible space capable of supporting a range of configurations.
  • Chairs are available to seat 60 people, that is the capacity of the building.
  • Many gopak tables are available in a variety of sizes.
  • Toilets with baby changing facilities.
  • Disabled access is available into the hall which is then level.
  • Kitchen and serving area (hot drinks, domestic cooker, fridge)
  • Audiovisual resources available.
  • Free Wi-Fi is available.
  • Ample parking is available within easy walking distance, on-street and in designated car parks.
  • A limited number of disabled parking spaces are available in the churchyard and shared with delivery / organisers’ vehicles (please discuss requirements and access with us).

You can book St Mary’s Hall online using this form.

By booking to use St Mary’s Hall it is a condition that you accept the hire agreement:

Hire of St Mary’s Hall is based on an hourly charge of £10 at any time of day, other rates are available for longer periods but please contact us to discuss your requirements: 01989 562175 (mornings) or use the form below