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Hire the Centre

The Wickbourne Centre is available to hire on evenings and weekends for charities, community groups and private events.

We have accessible and flexible spaces for 2-200 people in our modern and welcoming facilities. Features include a variety of rooms, furniture, shared kitchen facilities, plus audio and video equipment. Perfect for fitness activities, children's groups, family parties and community use! Details of each room can be found below.


West Sussex County Council have use of the facilities on weekdays between 9am - 5pm for activities that meet the priorities of the Early Help Service. To request a booking during those times, please contact the Family Hub.

How to Book

We make it easy for you to hire The Wickbourne Centre:

  1. Request a Booking - choose the facilities you need and we'll check availability for you.
  2. Pay a Deposit - confirm your booking with a secure online payment.
  3. Enjoy your Event - we'll communicate details with you to make sure everything goes smoothly!

Room Details

The Wickbourne Centre is a versatile facility suitable for all ages. All rooms are accessed from a central open space where guests can wait and relax. There are shared kitchen and toilet facilities for all users. Resources such as flip charts, additional chairs and tables, plus refreshment options are also available on request. Bookings must finish by 10.30pm and the Centre vacated by 11.00pm.

Below are details of the 6 rooms available for hire. You can choose to hire one or all of the rooms. Please be aware that there may be multiple hirers using the centre at one time.

  • The Chapel (Main Hall)
    Up to 160 people
    Audio/Video equipment, 10 tables, 100 chairs
  • Training Rooms (two available)
    Up to 20 people
    Audio/Video equipment, 4 tables, 20 chairs
    £17/hour each
  • Lounge (with own kitchen)
    Up to 20 people
    Audio/Video equipment, 2 tables, 20 chairs
  • Family Room
    Up to 10 people
    Audio/Video equipment, 2 tables, 10 chairs
  • Meeting Room
    Up to 4 people
    1 table, 4 chairs
Booking Terms & Conditions

The Wickbourne Centre is a registered charity (1107647), and operated as part of Arun Church. Proudly supported by the National Lottery Community Fund.

Getting Here

By car, follow directions to The Wickbourne Centre, BN17 7DZ. Parking is free in the Wickbourne Centre car park and along Clun Road.

It is a ten minute walk from Littlehampton train station and the 700 Coastliner Route bus stops right outside.

The Wickbourne Centre has level access and is suitable for wheelchairs and mobility scooters.