Looking to hire a meeting room, hold a business conference or host a family party? Duxford Community Centre has plenty of space for it all. We pride ourselves in our professional response to individual needs, providing excellent facilities and services for our community and business.
Our facilities, available for one off or regular bookings, offer:
- large Pete Stribling Hall with the capacity to seat 150 theatre style or 120 at tables
- Small Hall to seat 65 lecture style or 40 at tables
- Linda Martin Meeting Room for small groups.
- Sports Changing Facilities, home and away changing rooms (including the Phil Hill Changing Room) and two match official rooms
- Community Kitchen for small scale, out of cafe hours, self-catering
- Foyer for up to three sales tables
- Cafe offering catering for events
- the two halls can combine to make one large area
- Post Office operates on Monday and Wednesday mornings
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Pete Stribling Hall
Our Pete Stribling Hall can cater for all sorts of events – maximum capacity 200 for dances etc. Sit down meals 120 and theatre style seating 150. The hall can also be transformed with the hire of a internal marquee – ideal for formal gatherings such as weddings, dinner dance balls and prom nights. It also makes a great yoga, dance or training space for smaller groups and is perfect for events which involve a group work.
Large windows, wooden floors and high ceilings add to a great atmosphere. The hall has under floor heating, blackout blinds for daytime use of audio visual equipment and a gantry for lighting equipment.
This light and airy room is suitable for club evenings, parties, AGMs and smaller lectures or as a breakout room for meetings being held in the Pete Stribling Hall. It can seat up to 60 guests seated lecture style or 40 at tables.
The Small Hall has soundproof foldable wall through to the Pete Stribling Hall and can be booked on its own or in conjunction with the Pete Stribling Hall as one big space for larger events or if you need an additional space for registration, crèche, lunch or refreshments. This hall has under floor heating, blackout blinds for daytime use of audio visual equipment and leads to an outside space.
Our halls can be transformed for a special occasion. This is an event in our small hall.
Linda Martin Meeting Room
Our Linda Martin mMeeting Room is an ideal venue for training, conferences, business meetings and small groups. It has a screen for audio-visual presentations, high speed internet connection, a flip chart and a dry wipe board.
Sports Changing Facilities
We have two separate changing rooms and two match officials rooms. All the changing rooms have their own showers, toilet facilities, benches and clothes hooks.
Our quiet, comfortable treatment room benefits from its own side entrance, a shower, toilet and changing bench with clothes hooks. It is suitable for a wide range of treatments such as beauty and physiotherapy.
The small galley kitchen is equipped with a domestic style hob and cooker, microwave, small fridge, bottle fridge, a washing up sink, hand wash basin and work top units. There is a supply of crockery, cutlery and glasses. Groups can use this room outside cafe opening hours to make their own refreshments. Plating up can be done here for children’s parties and it can be used as a bar for functions. Hirers should provide their own tea towels, but washing up basics will be available.
The DCC offers the opportunity for local crafts people and artists to use our large Foyer to exhibit their items for sale by hiring up to three tables between 10am and 3pm at a cost of £10 per table. Click here for how to apply for a table.
Café 19 serves fresh, inexpensive food for breakfast, lunch and for events. It offers a friendly service, with colourful salads, loaded sandwiches, speciality coffee and home baked goodies – all prepared daily.
Our cafe is a meeting space for the community during our working hours. Once you booked a room with us or a conference your delegates can use it during their breaks and for lunch. Local residents are welcome to make use of the cafe chill-out area with small groups. Feel free to pop in and talk to us and your neighbours! Our chef manager has a fully equipped professional catering kitchen and is experienced in catering for small and large events.