The Garry Weston Library is an ideal reception space for up to 120 people or conference/lecture space for 80 people.

The Library , with dramatic arches inspired by the Gothic architecture in the Cathedral, enjoys natural daylight and a magnificent views of the River Thames.  A stained-glass  window depicts aspects of  the Cathedral's history. 

  • Monday to Friday, full or half day hire – 08.30am-6.00pm . Evening hire also available.  
  • It is situated on the first floor. A lift is available but is not suitable for wheelchair users.
  • Built-in PA system. 
  • Free WI-FI
  • Catering can be served in this room.
  • AV packages available with audio visual support . 

Room settings : 80 lecture - 56 cabaret - 36 boardroom - 24 chairs in a horseshoe - 120 standing reception


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  • "I just wanted to thank you for the use of your excellent facilities. The Garry Weston Library is a fantastic venue and all the staff were very professional and helpful. We will definitely be keeping you in mind for any future meetings or events we may hold."

    Mineral Products Association

  • I cannot thank you and your team enough for your efforts in making our event a success last Thursday. The day, albeit longer than we anticipated due to consecutive translation, was a huge success and they all went away happy. The loved the tour and also commented highly on the food which they very much liked. I’m glad we managed to get the chopsticks too as they all ate with them! Your team really did go the extra mile and for that I am eternally grateful. Please do pass on our heartfelt thanks to everyone that contributed. It really was hugely appreciated.

    Waterman Group Plc

  • I wanted to thank you for making our event a success, everyone has complimented on the fantastic venue, food and flowers and we have felt outstandingly well looked after. Since this was our first formal graduation event, it has been extremely reassuring to feel we were in the best of hands every step of the way. Please pass our thanks and congratulations to everyone involved.

    Childhood First

  • I want to thank you both (Catering team and Conference team) very much for your help in making our conference go so well last week. We couldn’t have wished for better support and help with the booking, setting up arrangements and the catering at the event. Highly professional and very helpful at all times. Thank you so much.

    Martin Rainsford, PiXL International