Offering community space
for over 100 years

A message from the Trustees – Annual Report

UPDATE: The Reading Room will reopen on 12th April 2021

Offering rooms for hire in Gloucester and the surrounding neighbourhood available for hire at very competitive rates seven days a week.

Barnwood Reading Room has been in existence for over 100 years. Is managed by a local team of volunteer trustees and offers a place for ad-hoc hire and regular local group activities.

A Coffee Morning is held each Saturday when coffee, tea and biscuits are served. Why not pop along, meet new friends and have a chat whilst enjoying tea/coffee and biscuits.  £1 gets you 2 cups, plus biscuits.

The Room is suitable for parties, small dance groups, craft groups, meetings etc. Only £32.50 per session.

Room Details

A large hall capable of seating a maximum of 50 people. Off the main hall is a kitchen with a cooker, kettles, cutlery and crockery. Disabled facilities are available along with disabled access at the rear of the building. There is limited parking but additional car parking can be arranged if required. Please E-mail or call the contacts below for details.

Telephone 07788110602 (Contact – Abby Brook ) or   
email booking@barnwoodreadingroom.co.uk

Bookings can also be requested online – Check availability

Car Parking

Car parking arrangements locally, details available on request.


146 Barnwood Road