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South Reading Community Hub

South Reading Community Hub is a multipurpose building that serves the local communities of South Reading. It is the home to Whitley Library, Sure Start Whitely Nursery and many activity groups run by the local community.

The Hub offers a spacious large hall as well as recently refurbished smaller rooms which are all available for hire to members of the community. Other facilities include The Annexe (available for hire evenings and weekends), a Social Club and a Café.

For further information and details on hiring the venue, please contact Corporate Lettings Team on 0118 937 2388 or email


Who to contact

Contact Name
Corporate Lettings Team
0118 937 2388

Where to go

South Reading Community Hub
Northumberland Avenue

The nearest bus route is: Number 5; which provides a regular service throughout the day until 11pm. The bus stop you need to use is called: Community Centre. You can pay for the bus using cash (exact change only), contactless card or via the app. For more details on fares, times and tickets please visit:


Other Details


Is there a charge for
using this service?
Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
Hall + Stage Hire : £21.88 Per Hour
Room K Hire: £5.05 Per Hour
Room J Hire : £3.37 Per Hour
Room H Hire: £2.52 Per Hour
Room L Hire: £2.31 Per Hour
One to One Room Hire : £1.68 Per Hour
Kitchen Hire: £1.96 Per Hour
Annexe (Hall + Reception) Hire: £11.78 Per Hour
Access to and use of the kitchen is an additional cost as detailed above. The above rates are based on our community rate. Additional Charges: • All one-off bookings are subject to £100 deposit • All one-off bookings are subject to a Security Fee of £23.00 + vat • Some bookings will be subject to an additional charge of 11% of total hire cost for Public Liability Insurance
Wheelchair accessible?

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.