The Bowman Centre

Shears Drive




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The Bowman Centre is Amesbury's new: modern, spacious and well equipped facility with a light and airy feel which is ideal for:

- Parties

- Meetings & Conferences

- Exhibitions

- Club & Group Events

- Indoor Fairs

- Wedding Receptions

- Live Performances

- Children's Parties

- Lunches

- School & Training Events


Main Hall

This large hall with terraces access to the garden is equipped with 20 round tables, each seating 8. Up to 200 chairs are available for seminars and meetings. A public address system with hearing loop if fitted and floor mounted electrical points allow the use of projection equipment and Wi-Fi access is available. Together with under-floor heating and easy hatch access from the Kitchen this hall is an ideal venue.


The Stage

A good sized stage that can be used with the hall. Access can be gained from the reception area and the Main Hall. Electrical points for connecting stage lighting are available.


Community Room

This room can be split with a partition that divides the room into a lounge and a refreshment area adjacent to its own hatch into the kitchen. The room is furnished with comfortable sofas, tables & chairs. French doors provide access

onto a large, secure terrace.


Conference Room

This executive style room on the first floor is accessed by stairs and a lift. It benefits from a large balcony. Intended for use as a meeting room with tables that can be group in "board room" style, seating 16 or 50 spaced individually it is also equipped with a projector & screen, along with a flip chart stand. Wi-Fi access is available. It is a light, airy room ideal for meetings.


The Kitchen

Fully equipped to commercial standards to serve anything from teas & coffees to light lunches and full meals. Utensils, crockery & cutlery are available. Access hatches are provided to the Main hall and the Community Room. The kitchen is subject to public health regulations. Deliveries to the kitchen are accessed from the rear service yard.



The centre enjoys a large lawn area with trees off a terrace the Main Hall. Surrounded by a boundary wall means children can play safely within this area.


Car Parking

There are 20 spaces available. Cycle parking is also provided.