The Glapwell Centre

The Glapwell Centre, situated on The Green, Glapwell, caters for a variety of functions such as private hire, business meetings and a range of sports activities. There are two large areas – a sports hall and smaller function room.

The “Village Hall” can be booked for a range of activities including meetings, parties weddings and funerals. Residents can get a discount on the booking costs.

The Sports Hall is hired out to local clubs running short mat bowls, badminton, basketball and football.

Both rooms have access to a kitchen and catering/mobile bar are available on request.

The Glapwell Centre hosts many events throughout the year. These are advertised locally – look out for posters. Current timetable includes the following – please check with the Centre for times.

Plans for The Future

The Glapwell centre management committee are looking for funds to redevelop the centre based on plans drawn up.

Booking information

If you wish to book the centre or sports hall for your group or a private function please contact the Glapwell Centre on 01623 810979

Parish Plan Priorities

To view our parish plan priorities click here.

Plans for new Glapwell Centre

Timetable of Activities


  •  Luncheon Club – a weekly chance to meet older people from the local community to have lunch, play bingo and hold raffles.
  • Brownies – for young girls aged 7-11 years.
  • Bolsover Wheelers – cycle club – all welcome
  • Badminton Club


  •  Afternoon Tea Dance (fortnightly)
  • Women’s Institute (Doe Lea & District) 3rd Tuesday of every month


  •  Short mat bowls


  •  Badminton Club
  • Community Bingo – all welcome


  •  Short mat bowls
  • Badminton Club


  • Usually booked for private events.


  • Usually booked for private events.