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Community facilities available for hire

We have a number of community buildings and pavilions throughout the Borough that are ideal for holding social or community events or parties. On this page there is information about these community centres and pavilions including addresses, pricing and a link to a downloadable booking form.

The venues are available for hire on an hourly basis between 8:00 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. subject to availability. On Saturday evenings all venues have a minimum charge of four hours for bookings from 5:00 p.m. onwards.


  • John Monks Pavilion, Coombe Park, Coombe Rise, Oadby, Leicester LE2 5TX
  • Uplands Park Pavilion, Uplands Park, off Uplands Road, Oadby, Leicester LE2 4NS
  • Walter Charles Centre, Wigston Road, Oadby, Leicester LE2 5QE

South Wigston

  • Blaby Road Pavilion, Blaby Road Park, Blaby Road, South Wigston, Leicestershire LE18 4LB


  • Thythorn Hill Community Centre, Horsewell Lane, Wigston, Leicestershire LE18 2HR
  • Sheila Mitchell Pavilion, Peace Memorial Park, Long Street, Wigston, Leicestershire LE18 2AJ

Venue hire costs

Location Price

Uplands Park Pavilion, Walter Charles Centre, Blaby Road Pavilion, Freer Centre, Sheila Mitchell Pavilion

Per hour

Non commercial use £16.00
Commercial use £20.50
Saturday evening hire Minimum charge of four hours for bookings after 5:00 p.m.

John Monks Pavilion, Coombe Park and Thythorn Hill Community Centre, Horsewell Lane (VATable)

Non commercial use £19.00
Commercial use £25.00
Saturday evening hire Minimum charge of four hours for bookings after 5:00 p.m.

In addition to the above hire charges a deposit of £165 is required with your booking. This is returned after the hire subject to the keys being returned promptly (i.e., the next working day), the venue being left in a clean and tidy condition ready for the next user and there being no damage caused to the facility. Hirers are responsible for removing their own rubbish from the venue at the end of the hire period. A penalty charge applies for the late return of keys and a charge is made for lost keys.

If you are interesting in hiring a venue please click here to contact us to confirm availability. Once this has been confirmed you will need to complete and return the booking form to us.

Pavilion and Community Centre Terms and Conditions (PDF Document, 399.67 Kb)

Note: Bookings will only be accepted on receipt of a signed booking form, hire fee and deposit.

Please read the terms and conditions of hire carefully before making a booking.

Completed booking forms together with the correct hire fee and deposit should be sent to us at the address on the right. Alternatively, the signed booking form can be scanned and emailed to us. Payment can be taken over the telephone on Leicester (0116) 288 8961.

Forms that are not signed cannot be accepted.

Room hire is also available at Brocks Hill Country Park and Centre. Click here for more details.


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