To make an enquiry or to book the Arts Space and or Exhibition Rooms please email


Size of room: 11.43m length x 5.95m width

Room capacity: 60 standing / 40 seated

The room is versatile space suitable for meetings, exhibits or workshops.

The exhibit room is available for hire inside and outside of library opening hours.

Suitable for

  • Meetings and workshops
  • Exercise classes
  • Exhibitions
  • Activity and learning classes
  • Presentations
  • Open Mic nights
  • Small theatre performances
  • Product launches
  • Film showings
  • Rehearsal space


In library opening hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9.30am – 7pm

Saturday: 9.30am – 5pm

Out of hours hire:

Monday – Friday 7pm – 11pm

Saturday 5pm – 11pm

Sunday 9.30am – 11pm


  • Seating and tables
  • Lighting and sound system
  • Flexible stage
  • Laptop/projector and screen (for additional loan charge*)
  • Free Wi-Fi (with a library card).

*Projector £15 per session. Microphone £15 per hour.


During library opening hours: £23 per hour

Outside of library opening hours: £33 per hour (minimum 2 hour booking)

Sundays: £43 per hour (minimum 2 hour booking)

20% discount on provision of a charity number

Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions of hire

How to get here

Bus: 201, 152, 280, 264, 355, 270, 127, S1