Q: How much is it to hire the Function Room?
A: The Function Room and associated facilities can be hired for £250 plus VAT. To secure a booking, a non-refundable deposit of £150 is required.
Q: How many people can the Function Room accommodate?
A: 100 people seated and 120 informally.
Q: What does my hire charge include for a standard party in the Function Room?
A: The hire of the venue, tables and chairs, bar staff, the cleaner, setting up and putting away the room, tea lights, use of our sound system and an option of a large screen TV for any significant sporting events or to use for a photo slide show.
Q: Can we decorate the Function Room ourselves?
Q: Can we organise our own DJ?
A: Yes, or we can recommend one.
A: Is it possible to have an event in a marquee or tent?
Q: Yes. Please contact us for available dates.
A: How much is it to hire a marquee or tent?
A: We have two preferred contractors, Savoir Faire Marquees and Tent Peg Events. Please contact these companies direct for a quote. Both of these companies have a range of party/wedding packages for you to consider. Their details are shown in the ‘External Events’ section of this web site.
Q: Does the Club charge any additional fees for pitching a marquee or tent?
A: Yes. We charge £750 plus VAT for pitching a marquee and £500 plus VAT for pitching a tent. The use of the Function Room and associated facilities are included in this price. The pitching fee is charged direct to the client.
Q: Do you host children’s parties and what is the hire cost?
A: Yes. The Function Room can be hired for £50 plus VAT, for a morning/afternoon party for children up to 10 years of age.
Q: Are there any types of parties you do not host?
A: I am sorry, but we do not host teenage parties or 21st birthday parties.
Q: Can we organise our own caterers?
A: Only for children’s parties. In all other instances, no. Our preferred caterers arrange all of our catering for external events using the Function Room. Savoir Faire and Tent Peg Events will supply the catering for marquee and tent events. Please contact the appropriate caterer for details.
Q: Can we bring our own drinks?
A: No. CPSC has a well serviced bar. We are prepared to discuss corkage for wine and champagne for special celebration events.
Q: Do you have a wedding licence?
Q: Do we get free run of the ground if we have a party here?
A: No. The ground is not part of the hire agreement. Cricket is the mainstay of the club and that dictates how much of the ground is available for use. Each hirer will be made aware of how much of the ground they can make use of dependant on what cricket match is being played, but you will find that we are very accommodating.
Q: What’s the latest we can hire the venue until?
A: We are licenced to sell alcohol until 2am.
Q: Is parking available around the ground?
A: We have a large, secure car park.
Q: How much is it to hire the Function Room for corporate meetings?
A: Fees for corporate/training meetings will be dependant on your specific needs.
Q: How much does it cost to hire the ground and pitch for a cricket match?
A: The ground and pitch can be hired at a cost of £120 plus VAT. Please contact the us for availability.