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 that 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.

NB: 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.  In all other cases of where you cannot gain access and no one else is available please contact 07956 322814.

Monday-Friday except Public Holidays (prices per hour)
HirerMain Hall/2019Small Hall/2019Mezzanine/2019
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 Hall100 seated 150 standing54.1ft x 29.11ft / 16.5m x 9.1m/kept behind the stage 100 x chairs and 20 x 6' trestle tables & 2 x 4' trestle tables, 6 x kids tables and 15 kids chairs
Small Hall20-25 standing, 15 adultseated/12 children seated if using small chairs.2 x kids tables 12 x charis 15 x adult chairs & 3 x 6'2 trestle tables and 15 x adult chairs
Mezzanine152 x 6' trestle tables and 15 adult chairs
Stage in Main Hall5m x 3m
Turners Crescent St Michael's Mead Bishop's Stortford Herts
CM23 4FZ (map)
Latest News: 

Boot Camp starting Tuesday  `15 October 2019  Main Hall 20:15:-21:15 (Term Time) for futher detials contact Vicki 0797982035 

Joy Dance Fit Yoga starting Friday 11 October 2019 Main Hall 10:30-11:30 for further details contact Sam email or phone 0781103847

Kung Fu & Meditation starting Sunday 19 January 2020 09:30-12:30 for further detials contact Elliott tel 07971463431  email

Zumba Gold - Chair based class - starting Thursday 3 October at 11:45-12:30 for further details contact Adriana phone 07956661434 or  email

Yoga Class starting Friday 6 September10:30 - 11:30 for futher details contact Sam phone 078110384270 or email

Pilates with Clare mixed class 18 + Tuesdays  in the L shaped hall 19:00 -21:00 use side entrance, for further information contact Clare 07572072257 email

Boot Camp Fridays 09:30-10:30 (Term Time) Main Hall for futher detials contact Vicki 0797982035 

AKS Karate, in the Main Hall on Mondays as from 11th March 2019 will change times to 18:30-19:30hrs for further details contact email:  

Forever Active Zumba Gold low impact for over 50's Class on Thursdays (10:45-11:45) in the Main Hall. For further details contact: Adriana 07956667434

Guitar Lessons  Thursday  Contact Jake 07454164648

Phonic Stars  - Education based classes for pre-school ages - Wednesday  09:15-10:45 in the Main Hall. For further details contact: Joyti on 07515 476255 (