About the Centre

Our Facilities

The Community Centre offers two public rooms and a large hall, together with a communal kitchen.

Photo of main hall looking west, sun shining through windows, large flat wooden floor

The Main Hall


  • The Main Hall (53ft x 20ft [16.2m x 6.1m]) provides an open space suitable for exhibitions, parties and other public events. It will accommodate around 180 people seated or 120 dancing.
  • The Lounge (27ft x 19ft [7.9m x 5.8m]) accommodates around 40 people seated and is suitable for presentations and smaller public events.
  • The Meeting Room (27ft x 19ft [7.9m x 5.8m]) accommodates around 12 people in a conference table format with further seating for another 12 people if required.

WiFi is available throughout the building

Photo of main hall looking west, sun shining through windows, large flat wooden floor

The Lounge

How to Book

These rooms can be booked by any group or individual on a regular or a one-off basis. Please visit our how to book page on this website for current prices and to download a booking form.


We are a registered charity (SC050240) whose purpose is to provide a community centre for the benefit of all the residents in Gatehouse of Fleet and the surrounding area.

Membership of the charity is through an Association which holds its AGM around December and which elects a Board of Trustees for the day-to-day running of the charity and of the Community Centre building on Dromore Road. Please contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further information about personal or group membership.

Our building is the former Gatehouse school and dates from 1927. It became the community centre in 1986 and was substantially upgraded to improved environmental standards in 2010.

The Centre hosts the Gatehouse Community Church and the Gatehouse Snooker Club, both of which have long-term leases on dedicated rooms.

Please visit our User Groups page on this website to find out more about the many different activities that take place in the Centre throughout the year.

Large Kitchen with central table 

The Kitchen