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Katesgrove Children's Centre

Katesgrove Children’s Centre is a community building that is being used on temporary basis to deliver Family and Children’s services to the local area.

The main function of the Centre is to hire its facilities to individuals, organisations and local groups in order to offer a variety of services to the local area.

There is a large spacious main hall and a variety of smaller rooms which include a training room and a crèche. The centre also offers a generous outdoor space which includes an enclosed garden area, ideal for children groups or events.

For further information and details on hiring the venue, please contact Corporate Lettings Team on 0118 937 2388 or email facilities.lettings.team@reading.gov.uk.

 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Corporate Lettings Team
Telephone
0118 937 2388
E-mail
facilities.lettings.team@reading.gov.uk

Where to go

Name
Katesgrove Children's Centre
Address
Elgar Road North
Reading
Postcode
RG2 0BN
Notes

The nearest bus route is: Number 11 which provides a regular service throughout the day. The bus stop you need to use is called: Katesgrove Lane. 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: https://www.reading-buses.co.uk

Please note – if you choose to travel by car, there is very limited parking available at the centre due to its location therefore we advise travelling by bus or taxi.

Other Details

Costs

Is there a charge for
using this service?
Yes
Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
Hall hire: £16.50 Per Hour
Training Room hire: £4.40 Per Hour
Kitchen Hire: £2.20 Per Hour
Details
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

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.