The Community Centre is open  -  Hirers please follow the latestest Government Guidance 19 July 2021).

Venue Information

The Community Centre at St Michaels Mead is a purpose built hall, incorporating a stage, suitable for theatre productions and concerts.

There is a large, well equipped kitchen for functions with a smaller serving area incorporated. and a small L shaped hall  is available for group meetings and small parties , and a carpeted mezzanine floor for a more relaxed atmosphere. The building is suitable for disabled access and an outside garden. To hire, contact Tracey Gaynor on 01279 715004 ( or for regular hire contact Anne Shirley on 01279 712146 (

Dog training sessions are not permitted in this venue. Only Guide Dogs permitted into 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 St Michaels Mead Community Centre, during out of office hours, contact the Tourist Information Centre, in the Town Centre tel number 01279 715001, they have spare keys and are open on Saturdays between 10:00-16:00hrs.
For emergencies, please contact the Caretaker on 07956 332814.

Monday-Friday except Public Holidays (prices per hour)
HirerMain Hall 2022Small Hall 2022Mezzanine 2022
OFSTED Play School, Uniform Groups£11.28£10.20£5.10
Private Hire & Charity£20.50£10.20£5.10
Weekends/Public Holidays after 6pm - All hirers£28.70£10.20£5.10
Room Information: 
Room Information:
RoomCapacity (people)Dimensions
Main Hall 54.1ft x 29.11ft / 16.5m x 9.1m 100 seated 150 standingTables and Chairs kept behind the stage, 100 red folding chairs and 20 x 6' trestle tables & 2 x 4' trestle tables, 8 x kids tables and 20 kids chairs
Small Hall20-25 standing, 16 x adults seated 12 x children seated if using small chairs.2 x kids blue tables 12 blue x kids chairs. 16 x adult chairs 2 x 6' trestle tables
Mezzanine61 x 6' trestle tables and 4 adult black chairs 4 x Folding red chairs
Stage in Main Hall5m x 3m
Main Kitchen 50 x wine glasses 50 x Champagne glasses 30 x pint glasses
Turners Crescent St Michael's Mead Bishop's Stortford Herts
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Latest News: 

Zumba by Laura starting 13 November 2021 Saturdays 10:15 -11:15 for further information contact Laura email or phone 07930050851

New Life Church -  Women Empowerment Meetings  starting Tuesday  5 October 19:00-22:00 at the L shaped Hall use side entrance for further details contact Amanda 07908172884 email

Pop Up Play Village 2nd 3rd & 5th Tuesday Main Hall 10-:15 -11:30 for further information contact Katie 07703013679 or email

Kung Fu starting Tuesdays  20:30-21:30 Main hall for further information contact Elliott email phone 07971463431

Little City 1st & 4th  Tuesday in Main Hall for further details contact Beth email or phone 07825992016

Zumba Fitness  with Lusia starting Thursdays 19:30-20:30 in the Main hall - The class that started the dance-fitness revolution and changed the way we look at a 'workout' forever. A cardio dance party that is fun, effective and best of all - its for everyone! . for further details contact Lusia 07842213554 email

Body Mechanix Pilates, clinical pilates with a chartered and state registered physiotherapist - Mixed ability classes on Mondays and Thursdays 13:45-14:45pm in the main hall, for further information contact Claire 07919283456 email

Kung Fu & Meditation starting 2021 on the  3rd Wednesday of each month  20:30-21:45  for further information contact Elliott tel 07971463431  email

Eco-Yoga Restorative Yoga Class starting Friday - Main Hall 12:45-14:30  for further information contact Judy email or telephone 07879643000

Vinyasa Flow Yoga  Friday - Main Hall 09: 30-10:30 for further information contact Sam email or phone 0781103847

Kung Fu & Meditation Sunday  11:00-13:00 for further information contact Elliott tel 07971463431  email

Zumba Gold low impact for over 50's Class on Thursdays 10:30 in the Main Hall. For further details contact Adriana phone 07956667434  email 






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