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Meeting and conference rooms, Rochdale Town Hall

Meeting in the Great Hall

Blending awe-inspiring surroundings, practical facilities and an easily accessible location, Rochdale Town Hall is sure to set the scene for a business meeting nobody will forget.

We are proud to offer a tailored service and a space that will both cater to your requirements and consistently exceed your expectations.

Follow in the footsteps of stars such as Dame Gracie Fields and Simon Weston OBE by making your presentation from the stage in our Great Hall - perfect for conferences and dinner dances alike. Bookings in the Great Hall can benefit from fantastic acoustics, great sightlines and an unrivalled atmosphere as well as free, exclusive use of the Zodiac Bar, providing a second space for you and your guests to relax and enjoy a drink.

Book a room

To book a room, simply download and complete the form below and return it to Alternatively, if you would like more information or to discuss options call the events team on 01706 924797.​​​

Room booking form (490​kb pdf)​

Facilities, capacities and pricing

Meeting room layouts available (232kb pdf) - all our rooms can be arranged in a number of ways to best suit your requirements. A wide range of facilities are available, this includes:

  • Free WiFi
  • Audio-Visual equipment
  • Disabled Access
  • Catering options
  • *Use of Zodiac Bar

*Additional charges may apply.

Room capacities

 U shapeBoardroomTheatreCabaretClassroom
Committee room 1 or 22028504024
Committee room 1 and 240561008048
Committee room 3-16---
**Council chamber6010---
Reception Room40501008036
Great Hall--400350-

**The council chamber includes 60 seats in a parliament style u-shape, with a large table for 10 in the centre. Use of the viewing balcony can also be requested.


All prices are inclusive of VAT. Day rate includes use of the room for a maximum of 9 hours, further hours available at extra charge. Additional charges may apply on bank holidays.

Discounts may be available for charity or educational events or when booked in conjunction with catering.

 Monday - Friday (per hour)​Monday - Friday (per day)Saturday (per day)Sunday (per day)
Committee Room 1 or 2£95​£645--
Committee Room 1 and 2£145​£985--
Committee Room 3£80​£545--
​Committee Room 4​£70​£475-​​-
Council Chamber£100​£680--
Reception Room£100​£680--
Great Hall£150​£1,020--
Ground floor accommodation (per day)-​£1,200£1,680£2,500
All accommodation (per day)-​£1,350£2,800£3,500

 Global Terms


01706 924797
Rochdale Town Hall
The Esplanade
Rochdale OL16 1AB


Town Hall opening times
Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

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