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A 40 seat cinema with red carpet and navy dark seats, pointing towards a cinema screen.

The Corn Exchange is the perfect place to hold your next event. Our team are able to provide you with dedicated support staff, catering options and some of the best arts entertainment in the country to combine with your hire offering that ‘something’ to make your event extra special.

Please send an e-mail to hires@cornexchangenew.co.uk to let us know more about your event and we’ll get back to you with a provisional estimate.

Box Office Services

Already got a venue but need an experienced professional Box Office team to look after your bookings? We offer Box Office Services in person, online and over the phone there is loads of options for how your bookers can buy their tickets and when you combine this with excellent customer service and reporting on ticket sales, we provide real value for money.


With a capacity of up to 410 seats, our auditorium is ideal for performances, awards ceremonies, graduations, training, and summit meetings. We’re able to provide the best in creative atmosphere in a historic location in Newbury town centre just minutes from the train station and bus station.

Balcony Bar

Looking for somewhere to hold a business meeting outside of the office? We’ve got a fantastic Balcony Bar that is available for private hire. We can provide you with an exciting space to have a team briefing, coffee morning or away day.


Our intimate cinema shows the best in popular arthouse screenings, but also doubles as a great training room with film projection, or private screening room for special celebrations, and can be combined with food and drinks in the Balcony Bar.