Filwood Community Centre

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  • Address:
    Barnstaple Road

    BS4 1JP
    Phone Number: (0117) 9149216 ( Office Contact Number )Email:
    Opening Hours: Office; Open 5 days a week Monday-Friday 9am-4pm
  • Center open seven days a week.

Venue Notes: Very competitive rates we hire for all occasions such as funerals weddings/ Parties social groups and much more.  – for all enquires contact June McNeill on 0117914 9216

  • Getting there: By bus is a number 90 runs past the end of Filwood Broadway,

        The 20 stops on Throgmoreton Rd and The number 36 stops on Leinster Avenue.

  • Parking: Free on-street parking in front of main entrance, enclosed car park at rear of building. Parking at your own risk. local shops near by.
    Single storey building; some internal ramps; wheelchair accessible toilet. Accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.


Filwood community centre is run by a group of volunteers which make up our board of trustees. They run the community centre  for our community. They meet the first Monday of every month.


-Main hall; available for hire for all occasions.  bar included for adults only with a stage inside that can rival bristol old Vic. Price are £135 for an eveing 6-12 deposit required when booking for all events.

Here are some pictures of past weddings, a valentine party and a Christmas party held in our main hall and many more Events




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-Sports hall; available for all your sporting needs.


The picture above is of one of the chaps who helps run one of our two karate clubs at the community center He is  a fully qualified karate teacher with fourty years experence  and  always has a friendly way about him. The club is called Imperial knowle west karate  club. This club is every Tuesday evening 7-8 pm ages from 4 upwards. You can email them at

We have another karate club that runs on a Wednesday from 5-6pm and also on a Sunday at 4-5pm Teachers name is Val Davis and has Thirty years experence

We  have a boxing club who have been on this site for twenty four years his name is Bobby Jones This club is called Knowle boxing for info contact our office.01179149216

Our sports hall can be hired for parties or any keep fit classes the cost is £15 per hour for classes and £20 for parties.

We do not allow any ball games in our sports hall as there is no protection on our windows.

-Kitchen (x2); available for hire for cooking courses etc..

For all your cooking needs.

cost is £12-50 per hour.



-Conference room; available for all your conference and meeting needs

Conference room

-Available for hire with flip chart/ white board and  Screen. Tea/coffee making facilities on request for a small charge.

Organisations on site

-St Mungos Broadway a mental health team,

Bristol Drugs Project. 01179429820

Young and Free a buddying service for young disabled adults.

Groups on site In the main hall

-Slimming world meet on Mondays at 9-30am onwards until 1pm and then again in the evening at 5-30pm until 9pm.

A chance to loose weight in a friendly atmosphere, make friends while you learn about eating healthily. Just come along on a Monday morning 9-30

-Filwood dance club meet on Mondays at 2-4pm

A chance to meet up with old and new friends to have a dance  a cuppa and a chat in a very friendly atmosphere.

-Friendship club meet on a  Tuesday at 10am until 12 noon.

A chance for a natter a game of bingo and a cuppa meet new people and catch up with old friends.

-Drama club meet on a Tuesday at 4pm until 8 pm.

This club is for all ages young and old good fun for all.

-Zumba  runs on a Thursday evening  6-30 until 7-30pm

Ran by  Jorge.

A chance to dance have a great time keep fit and laugh lots.





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