Dean Bank Literary Institute

St Cuthberts Terrace, Ferryhill. Co. Durham DL17 8PP
Centre Telephone Number: 01740 657221

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The centre is available to hire for:

  • Meetings/Seminars
  • Training
  • Parties/Social Events
  • Exercise Classes
  • Educational Classes
  • Arts and Crafts Activities
  • Sales/Fairs
  • Stage Productions/Musical Performances
  • Rehearsals
  • Dances

Regular activities taking place in the Literary Institute include Over 50's Exercise Classes, Relaxing Yoga, Dean Bank Residents. DIDO, Digi Club and Tablet Class, Line Dancing, Moo Music, Wellbeing for Life, Women's Institute, Craft Club, Bingo, Positive Horizons, Immanuel Christian Partnership, Art Group, Chess Club. Cafe open for lunch on Tuesday and Thursdays. 

Contact Person for Bookings
Jim Pallister or Chris Cairns 01740 657221 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Main hall plus four other rooms including an IT room and large kitchen

Maximum Capacity
Room capacity varies from 10 to 80

There are modern IT facilities with wireless Broadband available. There is a very well equipped kitchen including fridge, microwaves, cookers and water boilers. There are toilet facilities accessible to all including baby changing facilities

The centre has adequate chairs and tables and ample crockery and cutlery. There is a range of play equipment and the centre also benefits from a PA system/sound equipment, cinema equipment, PowerPoint equipment, flip charts and air conditioning in the hall

Designated car park with 17 spaces plus 2 marked accessible bays

All areas of the building are fully accessible

Hiring Rates
Please contact the centre directly (contact details above)

Registered Charity Number




Meeting Room

IT Room

Car Park