Town Hall

Tewkesbury Town Hall (located on the High Street) is the headquarters of Tewkesbury Town Council, and hosts a number of different rooms for hire.

  • Grade II* listed building.
  • Several rooms for hire, including the Corn Exchange.
  • The Corn Exchange can be hired for meetings, indoor markets, coffee mornings etc.
  • There are kitchen and toilet facilities.

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  • Corn Exchange

    The Corn Exchange can be booked for a variety of functions including meetings, indoor markets and coffee mornings.  The room can be set up to suit your requirements, please let us know what you want when you contact us.  The main entrance to the building is from the High Street.  There is an alternative entrance at the rear of the building that can be made available if required.

  • Court Room

    The Court Room immediately behind the Corn Exchange is also available for hire, and can host meetings, auctions, and displays. Prior to its conversion into a reception area, the Court Room was used for a number of criminal cases that resulted in transportation to Van Diemen’s Land in Australia. The detention cells that served the Court Room still exist in the Town Hall basement.

  • Mayor's Parlour

    The Mayor’s Parlour is located upstairs and has seating for approximately 10 people around a table. A screen and projector is available for presentations. Extra seating can be added to the room if required.

  • Council Chamber

    The Council Chamber is located upstairs and has seating for 20 people in a semi circle as well as extra seating at the back of the room. The room is occasionally used for band practice and drama rehearsals due to the favourable acoustics.

Watson Hall

The George Watson Memorial Hall was given to the Town in 1910 by Jessie Creese in memory of her late brother George Watson.

  • Several rooms can be booked, including the Main Hall.
  • There is a stage (with no stage lighting – you will have to hire your own) and a licensed bar.
  • There is a kitchen that can cater for up to 200 guests.
  • There are toilet facilities on both floors.
  • The building has alcohol, theatre and dance licences.

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  • Main Hall

    The entrance to the Main Hall is on the lower ground floor and has an entrance ramp and a handrail. The Main Hall has a floor area of 144 sq m with a standing capacity of 318 and a seating capacity of 200. It has a wooden floor, three electrical sockets and gas central heating.The room has a stage with lighting at the front of the hall plus a mezzanine seating gallery at the rear of the hall. A microphone facility can be made available if required. We have 25 tables.  Changing rooms on the first floor can be made available if required. There is no lift access to the first floor.  There is a public fee paying car park down Saffron Road for 130 cars located behind the Watson Hall.

  • Tudor Room

    The Tudor Room has a floor area of 13 sq m with standing capacity of 50 and a seating capacity of 40. This room has a licensed bar. There are also meeting rooms that can be hired. There are gents and ladies toilets on the ground floor and two unisex toilets on the first floor. There is a disabled toilet on the ground floor. The hall has a kitchen that can cater for up to 200 guests. The kitchen has a cooker, crockery, fridge, hot and cold water, and a tea urn. The hall has public liability insurance for up to £5 million and has licences for alcohol, theatre, film, live music, recorded music and dance.