Peebles Community Centre (Drill Hall)

Peebles Community Centre and Local Education Office, also known as The Drill Hall, is a busy Community Centre in which many varied activities take place. It is run by a Management Committee of volunteers comprised of members of the local community and representatives of centre user groups.

Youth Club:

The management committee run a youth club on Mondays from 6.00 – 7.30 for primary aged children aged 8 and over. Activities include ball games in the hall, pool, darts, table tennis, air hockey and art and crafts.

Adult Learning:

  • Learning in small groups and 1:1
  • Family learning
  • Learning through computers and ICT
  • English for speakers of other languages (ESOL)
  • Improving reading, writing and number skills
  • Employability skills

For more information on Adult learning contact: Margaret Smail 01721 720975

For information on “what’s on” at the Community Centre, please drop in for a programme listing groups and activities or phone the office for more information.


Peebles Community Centre has several general purpose rooms for community use. Rooms, including the large games hall with markings for various sports and games , is also available for hire for functions, weddings, dances, parties etc. A small hall, meeting rooms and kitchen with dining facilities are also available for hire subject to availability.


For more details phone 01721 720975

Walkershaugh, Peebles, EH45 8AU

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