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Somerstown Community Centre – The Hub

Covid-19 Update

Update: January 2022

Our centre is open to the public and we have a risk assessments in place to ensure our centre remains a Covid-secure venue.  Please contact the centre for further information.

Please wear a face covering whilst in the building (unless exempt).

For the latest information and guidance in relation to Covid-19 in Portsmouth – please visit Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Portsmouth City Council

The city’s asymptomatic testing site is based at Somerstown Community Centre.  You are able to walk in and collect lateral flow kits to take home.  Please contact the centre for further information.

Somerstown Community Centre

Somerstown Community Centre sits within the hub that spans Winston Churchill Avenue.

The iconic building contains a community café, large rooms for varied activities, sports hall, dance studio and IT suite.

The community centre is open 7 days a week and is home to a wide range of activities.


Facilities include: a sports hall, mirrored dance studio, IT suite, Connors Toy library, and hot and cold food and drinks at the Hub Café. There’s wealth of activities on offer for people of all ages and abilities including:

Badminton, volleyball and table tennis
tai chi and jujitsu
yoga and pilates
adult ballet classes
english lessons for adults
victoria school of dance for children
ACN Boxing for children
right to work/Art
taekwondo and martial arts for children
pro-elite football for children
over 50’s exercise class
junior chess club
belly dancing
pop up gym
guitar lessons
athletics and karate
U3A (University of the Third Age) for semi-retired and retired people

What's on at Somerstown Community Centre

To find a programme of activities at our centre please use the following link:

The Café at The Hub

Come in, relax, meet friends or study, or simply have some you time! With free wi-fi, hot and cold food and drinks, and a community library it’s a great place to meet up for a coffee or just enjoy some quality time by yourself.

Freshly made breakfasts
A selection of hot food
Sandwiches, baguettes and paninis made to order
Cakes and pastries
Hot and cold drinks
Free wifi
Community library

Opening Times

Mon:8.30am – 4pm
Tue:8.30am – 4pm
Wed:8.30am – 4pm
Thu:8.30am – 4pm
Fri:8.30am – 4pm
Sat:9.30am – 6pm
Sun:10.00am – 4pm

How Can We Help?

Need more information about this centre or have a question? Please contact us using the form provided below.

River's Street, Southsea, PO5 4EY
02392 823895