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Why hire St Oswald's Church Centre

St Oswald’ Church Centre, School Lane,  DE6 1AN

The main facility at St Oswald’s church Centre is a spacious meeting hall available to be hired by the general public.  It is ideal for any organisation which wants to hold a meeting with seated audiences of up to 100 people.  It is also ideal for smaller groups who undertake floor activities or workshops around tables.  There is a large screen installed at one end of the hall for use for lectures and presentations, see photograph.  Tables and chairs are provided.

There is also a small meeting room suitable for about 6 members.This is currently being refurbished. (It can be made available on request.)  It is ideal as an interview room or for a small meeting or for a confidential situation.

Hire of the centre includes the kitchen which is adequate for producing meals for up to 100 diners or just a cup of tea. It has two cookers and a dishwasher.  Plates, cups, saucers and cutlery are all provided.  (The church provides a lunch every month for about 60 parishioners.)  The capacity figures above are for guidance and can be increased depending up on the nature of the acticvities being undertaken.  You are advised to visit the centre to check its suitability for larger groups.

There are toilet facilities and the building has been designed for disabled access and use. It has its own car park (but used by others and not just hirers of the hall) and is conveniently placed on the edge of the town of Ashbourne. 

You can confim the main hall availability and make a booking online using the links below; or you are welcome to contact John Titterton, Church Hall Booking Secretary, via  john@titterton.org.uk or 01335 342904.  His postal address is 18 Stanton Rd, Ashbourne, DE6 1SH.  John will be happy to discuss your reqirements by email or telephone or on site if needed.  Any booking for the small meeting room must be made through John.

As with all venues there are certain requirements which hirers are asked to follow.  It is recommended that, before making a booking, potential hirers read the information for hirers page, which also has advice about the consumption of alcohol in the hall. That page has a link to the online booking form. 

The link to the hall availability calendar takes you to a month per page view.  Please note:

  1. To see the actual hours available on a day you must change from 'month' to 'week' view using the tab on the top right hand corner of the screen,
  2. To move forward and backward a week at a time use the arrows at the top left hand corner of the screen

To check on hall avaiability please click here BUT then change to week view.


St Oswald's Church Centre
Webpage icon CHURCH HALL BOOKING FORM - complete online.
Webpage icon Information for Hirers