The Community Centre is open  (Hirers please refer to the latest Government Guidance 19 July 2021)

Information about the centre

Havers Community Centre offers two rooms which can also be joined into one large room. There is also a committee room for quiet meetings, yoga or meditation. Suitable for the elderly and disabled. Rates from £5 per hour.

Havers Community Centre offers two rooms which can also be joined into one large room. There is also a committee room for quiet meetings, yoga or meditation. Suitable for the elderly and disabled. If you have children, enjoy quizzes, sporting activities, drama or simply wish to socialise with your friends and neighbours, we look forward to seeing you at The Havers Community Centre soon. The centre has a large hall, which can be divided to make a main and a smaller hall, available for hire separately or as a whole. A large functional kitchen has serving hatchways into the main hall. There is also a good size committee room, which would be available for one-to-one use or for committee meetings. This room is equipped with several desk-height electrical sockets for IT use and Wi-Fi, making it ideal for teaching or club use. 
To hire, contact Tracey Gaynor 01279 715004 ( for regular bookings contact Anne Shirley 01279 712146 ( 

Dog training sessions are not permitted in this venue. Only Guide Dogs permitted in the venue

Please Note: No 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th or 21st birthday parties are permitted at this venue. 

Parties ages 12+ are required to leave a £300 cash damage deposit.

Please Note: The use of helium balloons, chinese lanterns and naked flamed candles are not permitted at this community centre.

Please Note: In the unlikely event that there is a problem with the key to Havers Community Centre, during out of office hours, please contact the Tourist Information Centre, in the Town Centre Tel No 01279 715001, they have spare keys and are open on Saturdays between 10:00-16:00hrs. 
In case of emergency please contact Mrs Forrest 07840 095991 or Mr Wyllie on 07799 595045.

Pricing per hour
HirerMain Hall 2022Baden-Powell Room 2022Main Hall + Baden-Powell Room 2022Committee Room 2022
Registered Charity/U3A & Private Hirers*£10.40£8.40£16.70£5.20
OFSTED Playschool, & Uniform Groups*£7.80£6.30£12.53£5.20
Business & Commercial*£15.60£12.60£25.05£5.20
Weekends and Public Holidays after 6pm - All hirers£16.64£13.44£26.72£5.20
*Except Weekends/Public holidays after 6pm
Room Information: 
Room Capacity (people)Dimensions
Main Hallnormally 70 37.8ft x 30ft / 11.5x9.1m
Baden Powell Roomnormally 4037.8ft x 19.5ft / 11.5 x 6m
Both Hallsnormally 130
Committee Roomnormally 63mt x 3 mtr
Tables & Chairs in cupboard opposite toilets in corridor 48 x adult material covered chairs 30 x blue plastic chairs 10 x 8 x 6' tables & 6 x 4 x 4' tables - children's furniture 38 x kids chairs - tables 3 x blue tables 6 x kids tables - (6 around table)
Waytemore Road Bishop's Stortford Herts
CM23 3GR (map)
Latest News: 


Irish dancing Sunday starting - 12 September 2021 17:00-18:00 in the Baden Powell Hall for further details contact Mandy 07713974077 or email

Why not try Adult Ballet Tuesday 10:15-11:15 in Baden Powell Hall for further information Gill email phone 07968376293 

Pilates by Clare starting Thursday 2 September Main Hall 20:30 - 21:30 for further information contact Clare email or phone 0757202257 

The Phonics Fox starting Thursday 16 September 2021 in the Baden Powel Hall Classes at 11:00-11:45 or 12:45 - 13:30 for further details contact Amy email or phone 07923281396  web page CONTACT AMY FOR DETAILS OF TASTER SECTION IN AUGUST -  The Phonics Fox® provides fun and engaging classes for 2 – 5 year olds. Through practical activities, games and stories children develop the foundations they need to become confident readers and writers. Our classes are all about teaching the building blocks of phonics whilst learning through play. Children will have so much fun they won’t even realise they are learning! The Phonics Fox® classes ignite imaginations and develop a lifelong love of literacy. We hope to welcome you to one of our classes soon.

Yoga4Health- Forever Active starting Wednesday 09:30-10:30 - Baden Powell Hall for further information contact Carole 07710464742 or email 

Irish Dancing for Children Saturdays 09:30-11:00 in the Baden Powel Hall for further information contact Mandy 07713974077 or email

 Jiggly Wrigglers, Music and Movement for Babies and Toddlers Fridays in the Main Hall 09:30-12:30  Jiggy Wrigglers is a musical wonderland intended to introduce your child to music, develop their sensory capabilities, and become sociable. Jiggy Wrigglers is all about using awesome music to learn as well as for games and other forms of activity for kids between the ages of 0-5years.  For further details contact Kim Cooper at email: or Telephone 07917796075

Dylans Soccer School Wednesdays - Main Hall starting back October 2021 16:00-17:00 ages 4 to 12 years for further information contact Dylan 07896177970 or email

Tango Dance Class - Tangueando starting Sundays -  Main Hall 16:30-18:00 for further details contact Flo 07511685545 or email

Adult Ballet  - starting Tuesdays  in the Baden Powell Hall  10:15-11:15 for further information contact Rachel email phone 07789144939 or Gill email phone 07968376293

MIxed Ability Fitness Pilates starting Friday  Main Hall 09:-15-10:15 for further information contact Mandy email or phone  07713272664

Belly Dance Classes - Thursdays Main Hall, 20:30-21:30 for further details contact Debbie   07904198309 or email 

Fitness Pilates Wednesday 09:30-10:30- Main hall contact Mandy Ridgewell 07713272664 

Babyballet   Monday Main Hall 13:00 - 14:45 and 16:00-16:45

The award-winning babyballet Song and Dance Academy is a wonderfully exciting educational movement to music programme for pre-school boys and girls from 6 months to 6 years.  Contact Catherine 07984124404 or email


Photos from left to right: Outside view of Havers; Both sides of hall i.e. Main Hall and Baden Powell Room (this can be split into two by a closing folding partition wall (Main Hall (large side) Baden Powell Room (small side) - Hirers can book one or two sides of hall;  Kitchen (hirers have shared use of kitchen when hiring one side of hall).




Main hall of kitchen at Haversphoto of kitchen at Havers