Planning a party or special event? Whether you are celebrating a birthday, planning or dinner party or need somewhere snazzy for a business meeting - we've got it covered. 

All of our venues are available to hire and between them have hosted (almost) every event imaginable over the years. 

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conference & training

Richardsons Events Training Venues

Planning Your Next Meeting or Business Event?

With venues conveniently located near Northampton town centre, we offer a prime location for business & conference meetings. We have two conference rooms to offer – a former 1930s cinema & a beautiful restaurant with private function room. Both can suit a range of guest sizes and budgets.

In addition to superb amenities and professional facilities, we also offer a number of catering options.

Specialists in meetings & learning & development events, you can be confident we’ll always provide you with everything you need & more. 

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Be it for business or pleasure The Old White Hart can make any event extra special.

Located upstairs is a versatile and spacious function suite with its own bar and facilities – including an 8ft retractable screen and space for up to 130 people.

In addition, the separate restaurant or Lounge areas can both be closed off from the rest of the building and are free to hire throughout the day.

Perfectly placed, The Old White Hart is a stroll away from the town centre and short drive out of Northampton’s business parks. Conveniently en-route from the arterial roads of the A45 and M1 motorway, The Hart also boasts a large private car park.

Feel free to pop in or call for a chat and we will be happy to provide you with a bespoke quote that makes the most of your budget.

Whether you require a seated meal from seven to seventy, buffet refreshments or simply drinks and canapés, we will work with you and your budget to meet your needs.


The Picturedrome can cater for both intimate and large business conferences & training events.

This stunning converted cinema stays true to its movie theatre history and features an impressive 14ft HD screen, a Wi-Fi linked projector and a high quality PA system, sound desk and theatre lighting.

The Venue Bar at the back of the building can be hired as a whole or in part, allowing room for approximately 350 people at full capacity.

Smaller groups can take advantage of the buildings natural divisions for much more intimate gatherings.

In addition, The Picturedrome offer a variety of refreshments - from biscuits with tea and coffee to a full buffet lunch or something from our main menu.