The Court House, Worsley is an ideal venue for weddings, celebrations, parties and conferences. The grand Main Hall with its ornate stage, fireplace and hanging chandeliers creates a majestic setting for your special day.

The raised stage allows you to project your seminar to your delegates, the Oak Room allows a perfect break out area for your corporate lunch. Steeped in history with William Morris wallpaper, minstrels gallery and cladded walls this intimate venue strives in excellence what ever your event.

The hall is suitable for many types of events, including:

  • Meetings and conferences
  • Civil partnerships, wedding ceremonies and wedding receptions
  • Evening parties
  • Intimate dinner dances
  • Exhibitions, fairs and conventions
  • Concerts and public performances


  • Dance floor and raised stage
  • Licensed for wedding ceremonies
  • Late bar available until 12:30am – Fridays and Saturdays only plus Sundays prior to a bank holiday
  • Ground floor access
  • Audio visual equipment available
  • A car park for up to 60 guests is opposite.


The Court House, Worsley consists of the Main Hall and the Oak Room. The Oak Room can be used separately for small meetings or dinners.

Room capacity

Main Hall - evening party 140
Main Hall - theatre style 100
Main Hall - dinner 80
Main Hall - dinner dance 50
Oak room 12

Hire options

Catered We provide the catering
Room only No catering on the premises
Self-catering For customers who wish to provide their own catering

If you wish to hire The Court House for your upcoming wedding or civil partnership then please visit our wedding page for more information.

If you wish to dry hire The Court House, Worsley for a self-catered event then please visit our self-catering page for more information.

General hire tariffs - catered

The following room hire tariffs apply to full day meetings, conferences, parties, evening wedding receptions and christenings. Please note that the cost of the catering is in addition to the room hire charge.
Monday to FridaySaturdaySunday
Main Hall with/without Oak Room
Per hour before 7pm£35£60 (minimum booking of 4 hours)£60 (minimum booking of 4 hours)
Per hour after 7pm
(up to midnight)
7pm to 12am£230£290£290
Monday to FridaySaturday Sunday
Oak Room only
Per hour before 7pm£25-£50 (minimum booking of 4 hours)
Per hour after 7pm
(up to midnight)
If you wish to hire the venue for an additional hour after midnight on a Friday or Saturday there is a further room hire charge of £100. This only applies to catered functions.



General hire tariffs - room only

The following room hire tariffs apply to half day meetings and conferences, presentations, etc, when there is no catering on the premises.
Monday to FridaySaturdaySunday
Main Hall with/without Oak Room
Per hour before 7pm£55--
7pm to 12pm£350--
Monday to FridaySaturday Sunday
Oak Room only
Per hour before 7pm£45--
Per hour after 7pm
(up to midnight)


We provide high quality in house catering including buffets, hot lunches or suppers, afternoon teas, canapes and dinners. Further information can be found on our menus page.

If you wish to book refreshments and catering for your business meeting or event you may wish to visit our corporate and business page.

Please note

  • 18th birthday parties are not permitted.
  • Saturdays from April to September are reserved for wedding receptions requiring both a wedding breakfast and evening buffet. This also applies to Sundays prior to a bank holiday.
  • A minimum spend per head may apply for your event.

Making a booking

Once you have contacted us to see if  your required date is available we can hold a provisional booking free of charge for a period of 14 days.

A booking form shall be sent to you and is to be completed and returned within the 14 days along with a non-refundable and non-transferable deposit of £100.

If you are booking a Saturday or a wedding reception an additional non-refundable £400 deposit is required 12 months prior to the function (bringing the total deposit to £500). If the booking is less than 12 months before the function, £100 secures the booking but the additional £400 is to be paid within 28 days of receipt of the initial £100 deposit.

The balance of the hire charge together with 100% of the anticipated catering charges is to be paid no later than 28 days before the date of the function.

A £500 bond for ‘full day’ Wedding Receptions and a £250 bond for christenings/naming ceremonies, etc, and all evening functions is to be paid prior to the date of the function. This will be returned as soon as possible when the management is satisfied that no further costs have been incurred.

Directions to The Court House, Worsley

The Court House, Worsley is on a main bus route from Manchester and is approximately two miles from Walkden train station.  More information on public transport can be found on the Transport for Greater Manchester website.

Please follow our directions if travelling by car.


The Court House
Barton Road
M28 2PB

To make a booking or request further information

Please contact us to make a booking, check availability or to request PDF copies of any of the above information.