St Thomas’ Church Hall is situated in Wickham Close, just off Bennetts Road South. There is ample car parking in front of the Hall, and a bus stop (No 16/16A route) on Bennetts Road South, just at the end of Wickham Close. Alternatively you may walk through the churchyard from the Tamworth Road.
|At the back it is just possible to see the roof
of the larger “Main Hall”
|On the left hand side
is the “Small Hall”
|In the centre (foreground) is the main entrance,
next to the Kitchen and Toilet facilities.
|On the right hand side is the Scout Hall|
The Church Hall is a range of linked buildings that can be used separately or together. There is a Large Hall (with a Stage) that can seat about 100 people when set out in theatre style, there is a Small Hall that can accomodate 20 people, there is a kitchen, a lobby and a full range of toilet facilities including a modern Accessible Toilet. Next door is the Scout Hall which can (by special arrangement with the Scouts) sometimes be used together with St Thomas’ Hall.
Please contact these groups directly for information about their costs, times or joining these groups
St Thomas’ Pre-School
Meet Monday to Friday throughout term time providing a range of care and early learning for children of pre-school age. Ring (024) 7633 8237 during Pre-School opening hours
Rainbows, Brownies and Guides
Meet on different evenings (Monday to Thursday), in the Church Hall. Contact Mrs Nicola Woodrow for more information (024) 7667 6474.
Beavers, Cubs and Scouts
Meet in the Scout Hall, contact Martin Goodwin (group chairman) for more information (024) 7633 5311
Beaver Scouts (ages 6-8) Friday 6.00pm – 7.30pm
Cub Scouts (ages 8-10) Monday 6.45pm – 8.30pm
Scouts (ages 10-14) Tuesday 7.00pm – 9.00pm
This is a new group meeting on Saturday mornings called Black Dragon Free Styles. Contact Mr Joseph Halpin for more information 0782 796 9637
Other Hall Bookings
It is possible to hire the Church Hall for children’s parties on some Saturday afternoons and evenings when there are no regular bookings. The Hall is not usually available to hire on Sundays when it is reserved for use by the Church and Church members. The cost for Non-Commercial hiring is usually £30 (accurate as of April 2013) for either an afternoon or an evening hiring, if you are interested in exploring this possibility then please contact our office. We require at least two weeks notice of any booking. Below you can download a copy of the Hall hire terms and conditions.