Parish & Ward Church of St. Botolph without Bishopsgate

Hall & Court Hire

The Hall

The Hall is available to hire for a wide variety of private or commercial functions. In 2010 the Lower Hall, kitchen, toilets, and Upper Hall were redecorated, and step free access was added to the Upper and Lower Hall, also a Disabled Toilet was added . The interior is panelled with oak, acquired from a dismantled stately home in Northamptonshire and dating from 1726. It is particularly suitable for Livery Company dinners and meetings.

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Tennis and Netball Court

The Tennis and Netball Court is open all year. The period October to May is for netball bookings only and May to October for tennis and netball. The court is available between 8 am and 9 pm Monday to Friday with sessions of 1 hour duration. Between 12 noon and 2 pm each session is of half an hour starting on the hour and half past the hour. Casual or one-off bookings can be made up to three weeks in advance with payment due one week in advance. Block bookings of at least 10 weeks are also accepted. These must be for the same time and day each week with payment in full made in advance. A fully refundable deposit of £30 is charged for a set of keys for all block bookings.


The court is not ready for Tennis yet the lines can't be painted until the court has had 3-4 days of warm dry weather to dry out the surface this will hopefully be done by mid May please keep an eye on this page for opening details.

New Netball Block Bookings

The new season for Netball starts on the 27th June if you would like to make a block booking for this season please fill in the booking form below with your prefered slot and email in to and you will be entered in to the ballot (if more than one person requests your choice).

If you would like to make a hall or court booking, or would like further information, then please use the form at the bottom of the page to contact the Verger and Court Manager, Paul Gibson, who will be glad to assist you:

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