Community Room Hire at St. Gabriel’s
  Do you need a place for…..?  
  • community groups,
  • children’s birthday parties,
  • family parties,
  • meetings
  • conferences,
  • day or evening classes,
  • pamper evenings,
  • social events,
  • music exams,
  • and so much more….
 Then come and see what we have to offer!  
Following an extensive building project St. Gabriel’s Church, Popley, RG24 9DU now has two brand new rooms and an extended hall available for one off or regular hire.
Our rooms include newly fitted AV equipment, Wi-Fi internet access and an Audio Hearing Loop system.
We also have a large, fully refurbished kitchen and new toilets including disabled access and baby change facilities.
We are centrally located in Popley with car parking available and easy access to the M3, A33 and Basingstoke Ring Road system.
You are welcome to drop in during office opening hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 9.30-11.00am

to see the facilities available, or contact our office to arrange a time, for more information, and to make a booking.  
All Hall and Meeting Room Hire is subject to compliance with the St. Gabriel’s Safeguarding Provision
Main Hall

Our Main Hall is a large, light, open space with easy to clean washable flooring. It’s an excellent choice for wedding receptions, parties, meals, social events, conferences, pamper evenings, and community use.

This room measures 110m2, (41X28 feet), and can hold 200 people for a standing party, 130 for a buffet and 100 for a seated meal.

This room is charged at a rate of £20.00 per hour

The Bill Ind Room
Named after one of the founding Vicars of St. Gabriel’s.
The Bill Ind room is a large, bright, carpeted space and is well suited for smaller parties, community use, meetings, day or evening classes, or small social events.  
This room measures 37m2, (24X16.5 feet), and can hold 55 people for a standing party, 35 for a buffet and 30 for a seated meal.

This room is charged at a rate of £17.50 per hour

The David Cockerill Room

David was a very well respected member of our congregation who did much to support the local community. This is a smaller, well lit, carpeted room and is a great option for meetings, classes, community use or music exams.

This room measures 30m2, (27X12 feet), and can hold 40 people for a standing party, 30 for a buffet and 25 for a seated meal.
This room is charged at a rate of £15.00 per hour.
The Kitchen

Hire charges include use of the kitchen for making and serving light refreshments.  

Please note you may be sharing the kitchen facilities.

For the preparation and serving of full meals and buffets the kitchen is charged at £5.00 per hour and includes cutlery and crockery.      

 Other room configurations – such as conference, auditorium, or meeting style – are possible, please check with us for room capacities and amenities. 
Regular Hire invoices are charged monthly in advance.                      
Before hiring our rooms please read our Room Hire Terms and Conditions
All bookings require a deposit of £50.00 to be paid in advance.
Community Room Hire at St. Gabriel’s
Making Payments Easy!
Great news! We are now able to accept payments by card!  
Whether you want to make a donation, hire a meeting room, purchase one of our lovely Christian Items, or just pay for a tea or coffee you can now use your credit or debit card, or even Apple or Android Pay. We can accept contactless payments, or you can use chip and pin—easy!
A receipt for your payment is then emailed direct to your inbox, or can be sent to you by text.
Payments show up on your statement as “SumUp St. Gabriels”  
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