Penistone Town Council would like to inform you now that the Community Centre is officially open subject to a limited number of activities, we are now taking bookings from Monday 21st June for normal activities to be re-instated, this is subject to the announcement by Government on the 14th June 2021.

If you are interested in hiring out our facilities then please contact the Administration Officer, Jill Cutts on 01226 370088 or email who will be happy to assist you with your enquires.

Please kindly adhere to the rules when attending the Community Centre and the legislation that requires the use of masks within Community Centres, use of sanitiser and signing in when entering the building either via test and trace or by the signing in sheets. Anyone attending the building over the age of 16 must sign in and only one member of the public is allowed in attendance within the Town Council’s office in anyone time.

We are also pleased to announce that the Penistone Paramount Cinema will be opening on Friday 28th May 2021. Tickets must be purchased in advance either online, over the phone or via the box office (day time hours only) to reduce queuing. Social distancing is still in place and face masks must be worn when entering the building and remain on until seated. These will also need to be worn when moving around the building.

Please visit for further information and booking.

We look forward to welcoming you all back at St John’s Community Centre and the Penistone Paramount.

View of Penistone from Barnsley Road