Conference Facility

The Jigsaw Visitors’ Centre offers a conference facility above The Gate House Restaurant and Coffee Shop. This versatile facility is well equipped and we offer excellent food and refreshments using fresh, local produce and Fairtrade products. Under the supervision of certified professionals, offenders and ex-offenders help prepare these menu items as part of their rehabilitation process.


Wednesday to Monday (including weekends): 8:30am to 5:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am to 5:00pm

PA system
Smart Board
White Board
DVD Player1


Seated Capacity: 602
Accessibility: Stair Chair Lift
Standing Capacity: 60
Projector Inputs: HDMI, VGA, USB

1Must be requested during booking.
2Bookings over 50 seats must be made at least 14 days in advance.

Whole Day Package

A Whole Day Package include tea and coffee throughout the day. Flap Jack is served in the morning, and a choice of carrot cake or almond slice is offered for the afternoon. We offer four packages varying in breakfast and lunch options (prices are per person):

Breakfast No Breakfast
Hot Lunch £13.503 £12.003
Cold Lunch £12.00 £10.50
Breakfast: A selection of bacon, sausage and egg breakfast sandwiches.
Hot Lunch: Chilli Con Carne, Caribbean Curry or Mushroom Stroganoff. Served with rice or jacket potatoes. Fruit salad and a selection of cake for dessert.
Cold Lunch: Buffet sandwiches, savouries, fruit platter, and an assorted sweet platter.

3Minimum of ten people required.

Tailored Package

Alternatively, customers are free to use the conference facility on an hourly basis and mix a variety of food and refreshments to match their specific needs.

Room Hire (per hour)
Charities and community groups: £10
Other organisations: £15

Tea and Coffee: £1 per person
500ml Mineral Water: 80p per bottle
Fresh Orange Juice: £3 per jug

Working Lunch
£4.00 per person
A sandwich and a choice of a slice of cake, crisps, or a piece of fruit.
Cold Buffet
£6.00 per person4
A buffet of sandwiches and savouries, a fruit platter and a sweet platter.

Breakfast Sandwiches
£1.60 each
A choice of a bacon, sausage or egg breakfast sandwich.

A Flap Jack: 80p
A Brownie: 80p
Slice of Carrot Cake: 90p
An Almond Slice: 95p
Working Lunch Buffet
£4.75 per person4
A buffet of sandwiches, fruits, crisps and cakes.
Hot Buffet
£8.00 per person3
A choice of two hot main meals from Chilli Con Carne, Carribean Curry or Mushroom Stroganoff. Served with rice or jacket potatoes. Fruit salad and a selection of cake for dessert.

3Minimum of ten people required.
4Minimum of five people required.







Room Styles
Allergy Information

Allergy Information can be downloaded here.


Click here to request a booking for the conference facility


Phone: 0113 203 2581
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