St Paul's Learning Centre mural


Our sessional hire spaces are suitable for training, workshops, meetings, creative classes, wellbeing and relaxation and events.  All rooms have whiteboards, tables, chairs and wifi access as standard, and a range of optional extras such as smartboards, flipcharts and projectors are also available on request.


If you would like to find out more about hiring a room for your workshop or event, please read

our FAQ's and Hirers Guidelines or contact us. 

If you are interested in hiring office space at the centre for your organisation please fill out this form. You can

find more info about our office spaces here

We have now returned to pre-covid room capacities in accordance with government guidelines, however we have kept the covid compliant/socially distance capacities on the listings for your reference. For more information please check out our FAQ’s AND HIRER’S GUIDELINES

Classroom 1

Classroom 1

Large, bright room suited for training, workshops, meetings and talks.​

  • Capacity: 25  (Capacity with 2m social distancing: 12 plus 1 tutor) 

  • Hourly Rate: £25.00 (sliding concessions scale)  

  • Day Rate 7h or more: 1h free

                                     12h: 2h free

Art room 1

Art room 1

Large bright room with standing height worktops on 2 sides.  Most suited to messy creative work, but equally used for training, workshops and meetings.

  • 2 large sinks

  • Capacity: 25 (Capacity with 2m social distancing: 9 plus 1 tutor)

  • Hourly Rate: £25.00 (sliding concessions scale)  

  • Day Rate 7h or more: 1h free                                                      12h: 2h free

Garden room

Garden Room

The Garden room / AKA The Space, is a tenanted space available for hire in the evenings and weekends. It is an open bright and airy room connected to a private south facing garden.  Suited for wellbeing activities such as Yoga, Meditation, Reiki, Group therapies etc

  • Sink

  • Sofas and armchairs

  • Additional seating on request.

  • Capacity: 14 (Capacity with 2m social distancing: 7 total)

  • Hourly Rate: £20 (£15 concs.)

Rented at the tenants' discretion, extra T&C's apply.


St Pauls Library

St Pauls Library is also available for bookings when the library is closed to the public with shelves easily repositioned to create a larger space and additional seating and tables available on request

  • Capacity: 30 standing 

  • Hourly Rate: £16

All bookings taken at the Libraries discretion.

CR2 - 2

Classroom 2 (IT suite)

Smaller of our training rooms, suited well for all kinds of classes, training, workshops, meetings and talks.

  • 8 PCs (Windows)

  • Capacity: 22 (Capacity with 2m social distancing: 6 total)

  • Hourly Rate: £25.00 (sliding concessions scale)  

  • Day Rate 7h or more: 1h free                                                      12h: 2h free

AR2 - 2

Art room 2

​Large bright classroom surrounded by standing height worktops.

  • 1 large sink

  • worktop mounted vice

  • Capacity: 25 (Capacity with 2m social distancing: 11 plus 1 tutor)

  • Hourly Rate: £25.00 (sliding concessions scale)  

  • Day Rate 7h or more: 1h free                                                      12h: 2h free

Unitarian Meeting Hall

Unitarian Meeting Hall

The SPLC Team also manage bookings for the Unitarian Meeting Hall, 3 minutes walk from the Learning Centre.  A large, bright, spacious main hall suited to a variety of activities including public meetings, private parties or social group gatherings. Click here for more information

  • Piano

  • PA System

  • Self contained kitchen

  • Capacity: 125 seated (Capacity with 2m social distancing: 50)

  • Hourly rate: £35 (£17.50 concs.)


Community Cafe

The Community Cafe seating area is a hub of activity and well suited for public events such as Community consultations, drop-in support sessions, creative expression and events of community benefit.  Please contact us if you have an offering.

The Cafe is also available for exclusive hire between 7pm and 9pm Monday to Thursday.

  • Capacity: 30 Seated (Capacity with 2m social distancing: 15)

  • Hourly Rate: £25 (sliding concessions scale)

CR3 - 2

Classroom 3 (IT suite)

​Large Classroom with wall mounted screen, suited well for all kinds of classes, training, meetings and talks.

  • 3 PCs (Windows)

  • Capacity: 25 (Capacity with 2m social distancing: 10 plus 1 tutor)

  • Hourly Rate: £25.00 (sliding concessions scale)  

  • Day Rate 7h or more: 1h free                                                      12h: 2h free

- Please note this is a photo of Classroom 2 -

Main Hall


​The Hall is a large bright open space with optional chairs and trestle tables available.  It is suited well for larger training sessions , meetings and events, movement based activities, film screenings etc.  Being based in our annex it is well suited for noisier activities.

  • Capacity: 50 seated (Capacity with 2m social distancing: 22 total)

  • Hourly Rate: £35.00 (sliding concessions scale)  

  • Day Rate 7h or more: 1h free                                                      12h: 2h free  

Community Darkroom

Community darkroom

Managed by the Real Photography Company, our Community Darkroom can host both B&W and Colour work, and is available for private practice and as a training facility with membership options available.

  • 10 enlargers: 35mm, medium format, and 4 x 5 inch

  • Floor standing enlarger with height adjustable printing surface

  • Black & white printing room

  • Black & white film processing room

  • Durst Printo colour printing unit - 12 x 16 inch

  • Daylight film and print drying and finishing room with light box

  • Large UV exposure box for cyanotypes and alternative processes

For more information about the Darkroom facilities, membership, pricing and booking,  please visit the Real Photograpy Company website.  



Projector / Smartboard - £10 per session

Flipchart with paper (pens not included) - £5 per session

Unlimited refreshments (tea/coffee/herbal tea, non dairy milk on request) - £2 a head
(add biscuits for £2 per session)

Kettle & Cups (provide your own tea and coffee) - £5 per session x 10ppl

Hot food and snacks: Contact Glen to arrange on 0777 217 75 09/

Please tell us if you will need any extras when booking or contact us


Hallmaster Calendar

Hallmaster is our online booking system, allowing customers to manage their own bookings. 

New and existing customers can use the calendar below to check for room availability and select the '+' to add your booking requests.  New customers will be prompted to set up a customer account.

Please get in touch if you need any help with this.