Community Buildings and Rooms
Kirkby Stephen Local Links
Ground floor and first floor meeting rooms, seating up to 12 at tables or 30 on seats.
Toilet, kitchen, tea/coffee making facilities, IT facilities, whiteboard.
Fully accessible, lift to first floor. Portable induction loop available.
Cost from £15.00 per session - some groups exempt.
Contact: Kellie Bradburn-Sims, Community and Council Centre Operations Manager Tel. 017683 71775
Website address www.kirkby-stephen.com
Two rooms for letting, seating for 20 on ground floor and 40 on first floor, toilets on both floors. Facilities for heating water. Available for Church and voluntary groups and occasional statutory bodies. Access from Vicarage Lane; disabled access from the churchyard.
Cost - £15 per hour.
Contact: Heb Lumley, Wardens' Treasurer, on 017683 72747
Friends Meeting House
Two meeting rooms available for hire, Toilet facilities. Equipped Kitchen facilities available. Two trestle wooden tables. Heating throughout.
Disabled Access through rear door. Disabled toilet facilities between main room and kitchen. Induction Loop system available in large room.
No smoking or alcohol.
Large room seats 27. Cost £10.00 per session
Small room seats 8. Cost £6.00 per session.
Whole building hire £25.00. All inclusive of use of kitchen & equipment.
Contact Mr David Petrie, Tel 017683 71679 or email
Kirkby Stephen Grammar School Sports College
Many indoor rooms available (Hall, Gym, Meeting Rooms, Dance Studio, Sports Hall, Tennis Dome and Courts, etc) from 4.00 p.m. onwards. Toilets and Parking.
Disabled ramps, toilets and dedicated parking available.
Costs per hour vary, for more information contact the relevant booking officer :-
For Indoor facilities, contact the Lettings Officer, Christina Collis
For Outside facilities contact Community Sports Officer, Gary Payton (mobile 07890 615926)
Tel 017683 71693 or Email
Kirkby Stephen Primary School
Hall available seating 90 people - possible access to kitchen. Male/Female/Disabled Toilet.
Tables and chairs available. Centrally heated.
Disabled access to hall, internally some steps to toilet facilities which can be accessed from outside.
For room availability and hiring charges contact Mrs Lynne Wade, Headteacher.
Tel 017683 71387
Kings Arms Hotel
Entertainment venue for approximately 200 people,100 seated or 70 Table/seated arrangement. Licenced until 2.00 a.m. Buffet/Food available. Disco lighting, Bar, Toilets.
Ground level, double door access.
Hiring charges dependant on type of function and requirements, for more information contact owners Janet Cross or Jeff Scott - Tel 017683 71378
One large function room seating 80 - 100 c/w tables and chairs. Ladies, gents and disabled toilets. Automatic central heating. Kitchen facilities. Good disabled access.
Cost - £6.00 per hour, min. booking 4 hours. Extra charge for hot food preparation.
Contact Trevor Braithwaite, Hall booking secretary. Tel 017683 71074
Methodist Church Hall
14 High Street
One hall plus two smaller rooms, to accommodate approximately 100 people. Seating, tables, toilets, kitchen and equipment, heating. No Alcohol.
Disabled ramps for accessing building and disabled toilet facilities.
Costs for Downstairs Hall £15.00 per hour. Kitchen by negotiation. Upstairs meeting room £7.50 per hour.
Contact Margaret, Booking Clerk
Tel. 017683 71926
If no reply contact Marjorie - Tel. 017683 72877
Platform 3 Play
Unit 3, Station Yard
Upstairs room available to accommodate up to 30 people. Seating, tables, toilet, heating, sink and kettle. Light refreshments provided upon request.
Available any evening from 6.00 p.m. Daytime use available by arrangement.
Wheelchair access into main building and disabled toilet on ground floor.
Cost £18.00 per hour.
Contact Judith Bowman Tel 017683 72363
Next to the Croglin Castle Pub - Fully equiped training and meeting room with catering facilities. £8.00 per hour. Not DDA compliant.
All enquiries to Gilpin Bland.
Tel. 07540 418330
Meeting Room above
Upper Eden Visitor Centre
One large room to seat 25 + people with chairs and 5 tables. Storage and Fan Heaters.
One small toilet and basic kitchen facilities to provide teas, not suitable for cooking.
The room is on the first floor accessed by exterior, poor stone steps. Not suitable for disabled, elderly or parents with prams etc.
Costs £15.00 per session (Morning/Afternoon/Evening). Discount for charitable groups.
Contact Visitor Centre staff for more information.
Tel 017683 71199
Upper Eden Rugby Union Football Club
One heated room available seating 80/90 people. Tables. Small kitchen. Male and Female Toilets.
Wheelchair access into main room.
£25.00 minimum charge.
For more information visit the website www.upperedenrufc.co.uk
All bookings through house chairman D. Lawrence and booking form.
Tel 017683 71110 or 07854 032472
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