This room was formerly the assembly hall of First Derry School. It is the largest room available for hire.

Two bardic chairs and flexible lecterns crafted from maple and walnut and handmade by Michael Bell add an artistic and practical touch to the room.

The Blue Coat room is light and airy with many original features.


An overhead projector screen is available and a range of audio visual equipment can be hired for your event. 


The Blue Coat Room is on the first floor and is accessed via stairs or lift.

Set-up and capacity  

This room is perfect for a variety of different events and can be set up as follows:

Theatre style      max 90

Classroom style  max 18 

Boardroom style  max 20 

U-shaped style    max 18

Cost of Hire

Half Day     £96

Full Day      £186

Evening       £180

Hire outside of normal operating hours will incur an additional charge of £15 per hour. Normal operating hours are:

Monday-Thursday  0900-1730

Friday                   0900-1600

To Hire this Space 

Please contact us on 028 7126 6964