Lewisham council is planning to decimate our community centres. This is the campaign to stop this from happening.

The Woodpecker Community centre

The Woodpecker Community Centre

Venue information:

  • Community hall for hire
  • Council supported
Please note:  The Halls for Hire Service cannot accept any new bookings for this venue until further notice.


  • Main Hall – maximum capacity 110
  • Accessible facilities
  • Suitable for wedding receptions, birthday and christening parties and general activities.

Centre activities:

  • Faith groups
  • School groups / lessons
  • Self defence classes

Resident user groups include:

  • Kings Kids Christian School
  • Lewisham Vietnamese Women and Families Saturday School
Conditions of use:
Full conditions of use for this hall are attached to the Community Halls for Hire page.


​Main hall hourly rate:
Weekdays    –  £22.00 per hour
Sat and Sun –  £30.50 per hour before 6pm, £43.50 per hour after 6pm

Project room 1 hourly rate
Weekdays  –  £10 per hour
Project room 2 hourly rate
Weekdays  –  £13.50 per hour
Games room hourly rate
Weekdays  –  £10 per hour

A refundable deposit of £150 is also payable.
Other charges may apply.

Please note: Provisional bookings will only be held for 7 days from the date of your enquiry.




Woodpecker Community Centre
101 Woodpecker Road
Se14 6eu
Tel: 020 8314 7858 10am-12pm and 2pm-4pm only
Email: hallsforhire@Lewisham.gov.uk


Public Transport Links:
Bus: The centre is within walking distance of a 199 Bus Stop.