Hire The Forum Cinema

Enjoy a personalised and unforgettable cinema experience at The Forum Cinema!

We are delighted to be expanding our venue and experience hire service! Whether you’re hosting a birthday party, staff night out, or a corporate day event, we aim to meet all your needs to help create an unforgettable experience. From intimate gatherings to large-scale celebrations, our dedicated team is here to assist you in creating your dream event.

At The Forum, we believe in creating not just events, but extraordinary memories that will last a lifetime. Come and explore our offerings and let us help you bring your next special occasion to life!


The Forum Cinema is located in the centre of Hexham with several parking options available including the Wentworth Car Park, Beaumont Street, Gilesgate Car Park and the Market Place Car Park, amongst others. We are also just a short walk from Hexham Train Station and local bus services.

Auditorium Information


- 187x Seats

- 2x Wheelchair Spaces


The auditorium is accessible via a small set of stairs or platform wheelchair lift. However, the building is only accessible via stairs or a small chair lift which requires wheelchair users to transfer from their chair to the lift. You can read our full accessibility information here.

Technical Specifications:

- 4K Digital Cinema Projector

- 6.8m Width x 3.2m Height screen

- Dolby 5.1 or 7.1 sound system

- Screen using Blu-Ray, DVD or DCP

- Digital file playback available

- Laptop presentation available

- PA options available

Café/Bar Information

Our lovely Café Bar overlooks Hexham’s historic marketplace and is a fantastic place to watch the world go by. It is fully stocked with both locally made and bigger name soft drinks, beers, wines, ciders, spirits, snacks, cake, teas, coffees and much more!

The Café Bar can seat approximately 30 people with a selection of cabaret style tables and additional standing room. It also hosts a large screen TV for smaller presentations and screenings.


Prices start at £330 for exclusive use of the auditorium but vary depending on your requirements and the size of your event so please get in touch for a quote. Costs include, but are not limited to, film licenses, staffing, venue costs and screening materials.

Booking/Get a Quote

If you are interested in hiring The Forum for your event, please contact the team on