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The Venue Holt Community and Arts Centre


Welcome to The Venue website it’s nice to have your company!

A bit about us and what we do!

Holt Community Centre opened in 1975 and is a registered charity, which exists to provide an affordable space and welcoming community environment for the benefit of the Holt and its locals. We changed our name in October of 2019 to The Venue Holt Community and Arts Centre to include all of our art based events which includes one of the many rooms available to hire, the incredible area called ‘The Anwen and John Hurt Exhibition Space’ that was launched during the ‘February Feel Good Film Festival’ of February of 2022! We’re always up to something whether its a live music event or one of our regular tea dances, definitely lots going on and hopely something for everyone, have a look for yourself and see whats on for the next month or so, check out our ‘Events’ page and see what tickles your fancy! There’s never a dull moment here at The Venue, we don’t just hold different events we also have a variety of weekly user groups that might be of interest to you too, check them out via the ‘Weekly Users’ page! Just when you thought it couldn’t get much better i tell you that all rooms of The Venue are rentable for hire! We have a whole variety of different sized rooms to accommodate all your needs, from a small back room (the smallest hireble one) from just £9 per hour to our largest room the main hall for £16.50 per hour and a whole range in between, fancy hosting your wedding reception, baby shower or anything else with us?Drop us a Email or give us a call, we’d love to hear from you! We’re a venue of many talents but none of these incredible things i’ve mentioned could be done without our amazing team of staff and volunteers, we’re always very welcoming of new volunteers who decide to join the team, our most needed volunteer activity is our weekly Community Cafe every Thursday 10-1:30pm, we try our best to accommodate all our volunteers young, old and even those with special need, there’s a job for everyone whether you like cooking or welcoming the attendees out front with teas and coffees, we’ll always make you feel welcome!


📍 Address: The Venue Holt Community and Arts Centre,

Kerridge Way NR25 6DN

✉ Contact Us: 01263 713427 or info@thevenueholt.com

😊 Office Opening Times: Mon-Fri 10-4pm


Our in-house services

The CAB adjoins The Venue and for further information click on the following link and if you are wishing to meet a local representative, then look for the search facility to get Norfolk Citizens Advice Holt.


The Calm Zone is an accredited massage therapy business occupying its own room as a more permanent user group within The Venue. It provides relaxing and therapeutic massage. Open from Tuesdays to Saturdays and you are very welcome.

For further details contact Paula Matthams on 07799 124967

Perle Counselling is a Systemic and Gestalt counsellor with her own practise room within The Venue, she is a registered member of the BACP offering a safe and non judgemental space for clients to explore their feelings. She work with adults, young people and families.

Contact Helena on 07501 098291


TSB now has an established pop-up service in the community for its customers following the closure of the Holt branch . The pop-up service is located here at The Venue and will be open every Thursday from 09.30-4.30pm.

For further information and to arrange face to face meetings, please call 01263 665999


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