Who are we?
St Ives Corn Exchange Community Interest Company is a Arts, Community and Entertainment centrepiece within St Ives Cambridgeshire. The facilities include The Charter Hall, Riverport Café Bar, Tony Burgess Room and The Flexi Rooms which are hireable spaces. We are home to the Riverport Café where we are a hub for members of the community and businesses. We are home to Screen St Ives an independent cinema, various community groups and clubs and also serve the Education sector as a base for a tutoring company. We run a flourishing events programme, which allow members of the community to access events, entertainment and cultural experiences that they may not otherwise access. The community is at the heart of what we do, encouraging ‘local people’ to be involved.
Our vision is for a vibrant arts, entertainment and music provision for our community. We are the hub of a creative and cultural community. For a small town such as us, our activities are many and varied. Our aim is to become a flagship arts centre for the Cambridgeshire area. With some of the best facilities and staff in the area we are committed to involving the whole community in what we do. We also aim to ensure that the organisation and the beautiful building is used and valued by the people of St Ives. To maximise the income generated from our three income streams at every opportunity in order for us to feed this back to the community ensuring continued growth.