The Main Hall

The main hall of the John Paul II Centre is spacious and light, offering well-appointed surroundings for your event.  As a versatile space with superb facilities, the main hall will enhance the simplest of functions.

The hall, as with the rest of the building, is airtight and has either triple- or quadruple-glazed windows, ensuring a comfortable constant temperature, as well as a minimisation of external noise.

Facilities offered in the main hall include:

  • An HD projector and audio system, able to receive input from a variety of devices
  • A wall-mounted iPod/iPhone dock for exceptional quality sound
  • Hearing loop
  • A fully stocked and licensed bar
  • An adjacent kitchen for easy catering access

The specifications of the hall:

  • Intensely durable flooring
  • A maximisation of natural light with the capacity for bright or mood lighting in the absence of natural light
  • Seats 160 comfortably or 200 for mixed standing/seated
  • Seats 160 on round tables for catered functions (tables seat 8)
  • Two private entrance/exits to the car park

The main hall is ideal for functions such as:

  • Lectures/talks
  • Larger conferences
  • Post-ecclesiastical functions (weddings/baptisms/confirmations etc.)
  • Regular sports/dance/exercise classes
  • Lunches or coffee mornings
  • Private concerts
  • Formal dinners

Main hall 1

Main hall 2