Sports, Arts and Community Groups are welcome to share our first class facilities.
The New Beacon is ideally located, close to major road and rail links, only 10 minutes’ drive from the M25 and half an hour’s drive from Gatwick Airport. Parking for 117 vehicles is available on-site. It is a ten minute drive from Sevenoaks railway station which enjoys a frequent 35 minute service to London Charing Cross and Cannon Street.
The New Beacon Centre
The New Beacon Centre was opened in May 2017 and it offers an impressive, multi-purpose space which is suitable for use as an exhibition/conference centre, a sports hall and an auditorium. It is ideal as a lecture theatre or for music performances as the acoustics are superb. It offers retractable tiered seating for 300, with capacity for a further 100 seats to be placed in front. Overall capacity, including performers is 589.
Upstairs, The Studio looks out over the astro pitch and sports fields on the left and into the sports hall/auditorium on the right. This space is suitable for smaller reception style events, business networking, training courses, product launches or children’s holiday activities.
The New Beacon Centre is available to hire with bespoke packages for catering and audio visual technical services at an additional cost to suit requirements.
The sand-based, floodlit astro pitch is a ¾ size hockey pitch that is suitable for multi-sports training. The pitch may be divided into two smaller pitches for clubs to train two teams concurrently. The hire includes use of a changing room with underfloor heating and WC facilities.
The New Beacon 15m indoor swimming pool is used in the evenings, at weekends and during the school holidays by a swimming school and local sports clubs. The pool is fully booked for 2018 however we welcome enquiries beyond 2018.
St George’s Chapel
The New Beacon’s beautiful chapel, consecrated in 1912, is available for families with close links with the school, subject to Diocesan approval.