Centre facilities

Bar B. Q. area available for use at no additional cost but hirer must supply charcoal etc.

 

Downswood Community Centre capacities:

                                                 Main hall                     Lounge:

Closely seated audience:                 200                           100

Dancing:                                         140                            70

Seated at tables and dancing:           110                            55

Seated at tables:                              90                             50

(These capacities must not be exceeded)

 


FURNITURE FOR USE AT THE CENTRE:


All furniture MUST be cleaned & replaced back to their normal storage positions (as stated below) after use.


Tables:


Large (Go-Pak) tables (1830x685 & 698 high) = Sixteen (16).
(Ten stored in the hall table cupboard & six in the lounge).

Smaller (Go-Pak) tables (915x685 & 698 high) = Ten (10).
(Six stored in the hall table cupboard + 4 in the lounge).
Willow Rise Pre-School also have small grey tables in the hall table cupboard with a red strap across it, these tables are broken & damaged & should not be used!           

Small red nursery tables (915x610 & 508 high) = Ten (10).
(All stored in the hall table cupboard).

Additional (plastic top) large tables (1830x685 & 698 high) = Sixteen (16).
(Old & worn but still safe to use - all stored at the back of the stage).

Wooden patio benches = Three (3).
Stored outside on the wooden patio.

Chairs:

Adult dark grey (adult plastic) chairs = Two hundred & twenty (220).

(All stored in the hall - twenty on the floor & the rest at the back of the stage).
100 new chairs (April 2019) will not stack with the older chairs, so they need to be stacked with the correct chairs) - FIVE HIGH ONLY PLEASE!

Adult light grey (adult plastic) chairs = Thirty (30).
(All stored in the lounge) - STACKED FIVE HIGH ONLY PLEASE!

Children’s nursery chairs = Fifty two (52).
(42 stored in the hall table cupboard + 10 in the lounge ).

Six black grey (adult chairs – FOR OUTDOOR USE ONLY (marked on the back) = Six (6).
Stored under the pergola outside on the wooden patio.

Wooden children’s high chairs = Two (2) (Stored in hall table cupboard).

 

Additional information:

Wooden stage steps are available to use but must only be removed by the centre management prior to the hiring. (Please do not unaccompanied children on the stage).

The Bar B Q area is available for use but the surrounding security fencing must only be removed by the centre management prior to the hiring.

All furniture & facilities at the Downswood community centre is used at the hirers & their guests own risk. Do not use any furniture or facilities if it is broken or damaged.   Adult dark grey chairs will not stack with adult light grey chairs, also the new dark adult chairs, will not stack with the older dark chairs. Do not stack adult plastic chairs more than five high, they could fall over & cause injury. Please do not allow anyone to drag chairs, especially stacks of chairs or tables across the floor, use the trolley. If any furniture is found dirty, broken, damaged or is not stored away correctly after your hiring, we shall employ someone to clean & store away this furniture,  or replace damaged furniture with money from your special deposit.

(November.2021).

Notes:All furniture & facilities at the Downswood community centre is used at the hirers & their guests own risk. Do not use any furniture or facilities if it is broken or damaged. Adult dark grey chairs will not stack with adult light grey chairs, that’s why we store them in different places. (Just one of life’s mysteries I guess)! Do not stack adult plastic chairs more than five high, they could fall over & cause injury. Please do not allow anyone to drag chairs, especially stacks of chairs or tables across the floor, use the trolley. If any furniture is found dirty, broken, damaged or is not stored away correctly after your hiring, we shall employ someone to clean & store away this furniture, or replace damaged furniture with money from your special deposit.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please note: We have CCTV throughout the centre for security & free WIFI for our guests.