Facilities for Hire

The Academy’s’ facilities can be hired for regular bookings or one-off functions by groups or individuals. Our services include the hire of:

  • Classrooms
  • Conference room
  • Dining room
  • Hospitality kitchen
  • Library
  • Sixth form lounge
  • Performing arts room
  • Lecture theatre
  • Drama studio
  • Sports hall
  • Indoor netball court
  • Indoor badminton courts
  • Cricket nets (for both nets)
  • Football pitch (match/casual/use of fields etc.)
  • Changing rooms
  • Synthetic pitch with flood lights (1/2 or full pitch)
  • Rounder’s pitch

Opening Times for Hiring William Bradford Academy Facilities

Below are the set dates and times, however, this maybe flexable. Please discuss with the Site Manager.

Main Academy building:

Monday                              3.30pm -6.00pm
Tuesday                             3.30pm -9.30pm
Wednesday                        3.30pm -6.00pm
Thursday                            3.30pm -7.00pm
Friday                                  3.30pm -6.00pm
Saturday & Sunday            By prior arrangement

Sports hall/synthetic pitch/football and use of fields: 

Monday 3.30pm -9.30pm
Tuesday 3.30pm -9.30pm
Wednesday 3.30pm -9.30pm
Thursday 3.30pm -9.30pm
Friday 3.30pm -9.30pm
Saturday 8.00am -9.30pm
Sunday 8.00am -9.30pm


Please note the following closure dates for the academic year 2014/2015:

Easter                                  Closed Friday 18th April               Re-open Monday 28th April
May Day                              Closed Monday 5th May               Re-Open Tuesday 6th May
Mid Term Break                 Closed Saturday 24th May           Re-open Monday 2nd June
Summer Holiday                 Open by arrangement with Site Manager 
Christmas                            Closed Friday 19th December      Re-open Tuesday 6th January 2015
Mid Term Break                  Closed Monday 16th February    Re-open Saturday 21st February

Sports hall closure:

In addition to the above dates the sports hall will be closed for exams, on certain occasions, please ask for details.


For prices and/or to place a booking please contact Scott Doughty (Site Manager) on 01455 845061or 07747101072 or email staffsdy@williambradford.leics.sch.uk