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Why not consider hiring St George’s?

Article posted on 22 June 2016 3 Comments

Is your community group looking for a meeting venue?  Then why not consider hiring St George’s?

St George’s has a carbon neutral heating system, future-proofed for generations to come.  We also have a beautiful new meeting room in the north transept.   The church is a light, bright, warm and welcoming space which lends itself to a host of community events.

If you are looking for a venue for your community group, look no further than St George’s!

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The church seats up to 300 and is ideal for concerts, rehearsals, seminars, exhibitions or as a meeting venue.  The glazed transept room can accommodate up to 30 and is perfect for smaller groups and meetings.

We would love to see the church full, and in regular use by community groups.  Our charging policy is flexible, discretionary and based upon means.  If you are interested in hiring St George’s for an event or group meeting, do get in touch to talk about the possibilities.

We can offer you:Great Concert Venue

  • A warm welcome
  • Flexible seating for up to 300
  • Meeting room for up to 30
  • Enhanced acoustics
  • PA System & hearing loop
  • Large, raised performance area
  • 2 on-site car parks
  • Easy access to Newbury town
  • Reduced hire rates for community users
  • Newly renovated church organ, now one of the finest in Berkshire!
  • Eco-friendly, carbon neutral venue
  • Disabled access and WC
  • Option to run a bar

Do have a look at the Church Hire page on this website for more information and photos.

For more information contact the church office: office@st-george-newbury.org.uk or call 01635 41249.


  • Peter Sidell said:

    I help run the local Parkinsons Branch in Newbury called “The Sparkies” and we are looking for a Meeting Room one evening per month, every 4th Wednesday, from 7-00pm to about 9-30pm, numbers vary from 25 to 40. We are a Charity and do not have a huge budget but need a new venue as our current one is too noisy. Please let me know costs etc, refreshment availability and wheel chair access. We tend to layout the room with 3-4 chairs per table. Do you have A/V facility? Thank you, Peter Sidell.

  • angelab (author) said:

    Hi Peter,
    Thanks for your enquiry. Please contact the church office on 01635 41249 (next week would be best as the parish administrator is on leave this week) to ask about booking rooms at St George’s. Or if you would like an answer sooner, could you email communications@st-george-newbury.org.uk and I will forward your email onto someone who can help.

  • Debbie Dumelow said:


    looking for a hall to hire and wonder if you still have a church hall and how
    much we can expect to pay.


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