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Spaces for Hire

We have several spaces that are available for hire, including classrooms, kitchens, a private woodland and a community building. 

The Connection Centre

Three rooms in the Connection Centre can each cater for up to 20 theatre style or up to 12 in board room format with additional kitchen space also available.

Ideal for: school groups, meetings, away days, education classes, pop up events.

Facilities: tea or coffee making facilities

Add ons: Order a buffet lunch or tea, coffee and refreshments from the farm cafe. Reserve a tour of the farm or speak to the office about organising a talk from one of our project leaders.

Connection Centre: Education Classroom

John James Training Suite

The classroom is great for school groups or workshops. It seats 12 boardroom style or 20 theatre style, with both adult and child size tables and chairs, and incorporates tea and coffee making facilities. Dimensions: 26sqm

Connection Centre: Youth Room

The Youth room also seats 12 boardroom style or 20 theatre style. There are no tea and coffee making facilities in this room, but it has double doors opening into the training kitchen, making it perfect for renting both spaces for cooking classes etc. Dimensions: 23sqm

Connection Centre: Volunteer Room

The Volunteer Room is great for school groups, small workshops, board meetings, or breakout space. It usually has a large table to seat 10 boardroom style, a sofa and incorporates tea and coffee making facilities. Dimensions: 26sqm

Connection Centre: Training Kitchen

Connection centre training kitchen

The Training Kitchen (with two ovens and six hobs) can be booked for cooking sessions. It has to be booked with the Youth Room for access.

 

The Community Room

Our Community Room is situated yards from the main Farm site next to our amazing green playground. Built like a hobbit house, the room is bright, clean and offers a great space within a green oasis for a party, gathering, meeting, training event or other activity.

Dimensions: 36x36sqm
Capacity: 25 adults seated or 35 people standing.
Facilities: 15 adult chairs, 8 little chairs, additional chairs on request, fold away tables, sink and a kettle.

Add ons: Order refreshments or a buffet service from the café.

You are welcome to bring any decorations / balloons etc, but please take everything down afterwards, and please take all your rubbish away with you. Book enough time to set-up and clean-up. A 20% discount is offered for those making ‘regular bookings’ of 12 ½ day sessions or more.

Boiling Wells Woodland

Our Boiling Wells site can be hired for outdoor theatre productions, green educational activities, forest school and woodland weddings

Boiling Wells is a beautiful 2.5 acre site nestled in a tranquil woodland valley near St Werburghs City Farm. With a steeped orchard, rambling soft fruit, grass terraces, wild green spaces, native trees and a nearby stream, it is a serene oasis in the heart of the city. Facilities include a beautiful larch barn, grass‐roof wooden round house, amphitheatre, outdoor kitchen, cob pizza oven, fire circle, may pole and willow sculptures not to mention the wildflowers, wildlife and loads of winding paths waiting to be explored.

The site has running water and gas supply to the outdoor kitchen but is totally off grid. Solar panels on the barn roof enable low voltage lighting to the kitchen and barn but there is no other electricity supply. The wildness of the site is what makes it so beautiful.

Activities must end no later than 10pm in accordance of our licence and alcohol cannot be sold on site with the exception of the Farm event bars.

Dimensions: 2.5 acres
Capacity: 150 people capacity for larger events
Facilities: Barn, roundhouse, compost toilets, banqueting kitchen with pizza oven, amphitheatre. Gazebos, chairs, fold away tables etc available on request.

Add ons: Order refreshments or a buffet service from the café.

You are welcome to bring any decorations / balloons etc, but please take everything down afterwards, and please take all your rubbish away with you. Book enough time to set-up and clean-up. A 20% discount is offered for those making ‘regular bookings’ of 12 ½ day sessions or more.