The Civic Centre was built in 1990 as a community resource and as an administration base for the Town Council. The Civic Centre is accessible to all members of the community with accessible toilets for disabled people, baby changing facilities and a lift to the first floor.
There are four main services at the Civic Centre:
Close to both the bus and railway stations, and to free car parking in Luxford Field car park just off the High Street, the Civic Centre is a popular venue for meetings, conferences, concerts and dances. There is also a range of audio visual equipment available to hire for events and functions.