Community Venues

Find out about the local community venues in your area, they offer a variety of services and support to local people.


Canterbury City Council look after two Neighbourhood centres which provide a hub for local communities and host a range of activities.

The centres are in Spring Lane in Canterbury and Lucerne Drive in Seasalter, Whitstable. 

Each venue has disabled access, free parking facilities, kitchens and CCTV. Friendly staff are on hand to show you around the building and in addition the following facilities are available:

  • overhead projector,
  • flipcharts,
  • multimedia systems,
  • TV, video and DVD,
  • photocopying service,
  • refreshments and catering (at competitive rates), and
  • internet access.

Find out more on the council's website.

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Millmead Hall, Margate
Are you looking for a venue in either Margate hold a children’s party, community event, keep fit classes, clubs etc?

We have Millmead Hall, Millmead Road, Margate CT9 3QN which offers the following facilities:

  • Capacity for 100 people
  • Has a multi functional receipt area/bar which can be also used as a coffee/juice bar.
  • Multi media system with projection screen.
  • Wi Fi zone
  • Access to an equipped kitchen
  • Toilets including disabled access and baby changing facilities
  • Café style tables and chairs
  • Event tables and chairs
  • Available to hire evenings and weekends

For further information please call 01843 577262 or email  

Newington Community Centre, Ramsgate

The Venue comprises of a nice large hall, which can also be divided into 2; an I.T. Suite and a large equipped kitchen.  The Hall is leased and run by a Registered Charity and Volunteers. There are various groups and activities going on visit the website for details.  

Newington Community Centre is our friendly local venue, run by local resident's largely in a voluntary capacity and is host to a variety of users throughout the Year. 

We have various courses and workshops on a number of dates through the year, Free NHS Health Checks Weekly and our Venue is also host to Calabash Carnival Group from Notting Hill Carnival for their annual day out. There are many different fundraisers/events through the year, as well as Community/Residents Meetings and the Community Centre is also the local Polling Station. As well as all this, Newington Community Centre is available to hire for Parties and all other occasions, for fantastic prices!!!
For info contact Marie on 01843 607079, alternatively you are welcome to pop in, or if you use Facebook, find the group Newington Community Association on there to keep up with what's going on!