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Southfields Community Centre

Southfields Rd,
Kempston,
Bedford
MK42 7NR

Information and Bookings - Tel: 07908 766665

 

Facilities

Southfields Community Centre has a main hall with a gallery overlooking school playing fields. There is a kitchen with cooker and a separate bar.

In another part of the same building there is a committee/bowls room with a separate kitchenette.

 

Flower Power 2009 Winners!

                      
Southfields Community Centre were the proud winners of the 'Flower Power' Competition and went on to form part of the entry for Bedford in Bloom Competition 2009.

 

Capacity

The centre can accommodate up to 70 people for seated functions and 100 people for other types of function.

Activities
There is a thriving Childcare Centre offering full daycare, playgroup and pre-school sessions before and after school, Holiday Club sessions, Warren Childcare is an accredited group and help local parents with their childcare. They have been established at the Hall since 1975.


Day

Time

Activity

Mondays

6.30 - 7.30pm

 Fitness camp

Tel 07780 008615 Ben or Laura

Email Fitness camp

 

7.30 - 8.30pm

 Private booking

Tuesdays

7.00pm - 10.00pm    

Bedford & District Model Club (Fortnightly)

07841 177722

www.bedfordmodelclub.co.uk

Wednesdays

5.30pm - 8.00pm    

Weight Watchers

Thursdays

 

6.30 - 7.30pm

Fitness camp

Tel 07780 008615 Ben or Laura

Email Fitness camp

Fridays

7.00- 9.00pm

Indian Cultural activities and Gujarati language classes

Visit Gujarati mitra mandal website

 

Saturdays

All day & evening

Available to hire

Sundays

9.30-12.30pm

Indian classical dance, bollywood and folk styles of India

Mrs Sujatha Chenilath tel 07910 392177

Email Nirtham dance academy

Visit Nritham dance academy website

   

Malayalee Language & Music classes

Email Malayalee Association

Visit Malayalee Association website


The warren Playgroup hold sessions every week day - contact Janie or Carolyn on 07712 877886.
Saturdays and Sundays are available for parties etc - contact Ann Vorley on 01234 855803 for details

There is also a Bowls Club at the Centre which holds a roll up session on Weds evenings from 6pm. Contact Terry Frisby on 07542 302770
Various Saturdays and some Sundays Yu-Gi-Oh card tournaments are held - contact Mr Wilton on 01234 293508 or email hawk1971@hotmail.co.uk

 

 

Hire Charges

Monday to Friday

 

9:00am - 6:00pm

£4.50 per hour

6:00pm - 11:00pm   

£6.50 per hour

Saturday

 

9:00am - 6:00pm    

£6.50 per hour  

6:00pm - 11:45pm  

£7.50 per hour

Sunday

 

9:00am - 6:00pm    

£8.50 per hour

Kitchen

 

Age up to 12 years

£5.00 (3hr session)

Over 12 years 

£15 per session

Committee Room

 

Monday to Saturday

£3.00 (minimum 2 hr booking)  

Sunday

£3.50

Bank Holiday Surcharge

£30.00

Breakage bond - £100 (retained cash - returned on night if no breakages)

Parking
A large car park in front of the building is shared with users of the sports pitches, bowling green and tennis courts.
Public Transport
The Stagecoach no 2 bus stops at the top of Southfields Road close to the Centre.
Disabled Access
There is access and toilet facilities for the disabled, but the gallery area of the main hall would be accessible only to those able to use the stairs.

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