The Rifle Club

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The Rifle Club Venue Hire

Perfect for Weddings, Private, Social and Family Events

"250 person function venue for hire in the heart of Portsmouth, a stone's throw from Fratton Park and very close to Fratton train station. Available for hire for all events, licensed 7 days a week with a fully stocked bar. The hire is of the whole venue, which has undergone major refurbishment over the last few years. We have 2 pool tables and a bar billiards table.

We have established ourselves as a well-known function venue over the last 5 years. We also offer a buffet food service and can arrange a DJ for you. Give us a call and we can see what we can do for you!"

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Event FAQs for The Rifle Club

Information provided here was supplied by the venue or a representative, supplemented by enquiries and bookings handled via, so whilst it's a great insight please contact The Rifle Club directly to validate before making any commitments because things can change.

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How many guests can The Rifle Club hold for a party?
We understand that The Rifle Club can seat 70 guests for a sit-down meal and likely more people for a party with a buffet or drinks only
Is there any parking at The Rifle Club?
There is parking for around 7 cars at or adjacent to The Rifle Club
Does The Rifle Club offer catering for events?
We are advised that BUFFET style catering is available at The Rifle Club
Is there a bar at The Rifle Club?
A CASH BAR is available when you hire The Rifle Club for a party or function, serving a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks for your guests
Is The Rifle Club disability friendly?
We are told that The Rifle Club is wheelchair accessible and offers at least basic disabled facilities such as washrooms
Is The Rifle Club suitable for a Wedding Reception?
YES! At we regularly handle enquiries for mobile discos, photobooths, dancefloors, giant light-up letters and many more services for clients holding their wedding at The Rifle Club

A wedding or civil partnership reception was held at The Rifle Club in Southsea in October 2016 for 200 guests
Is The Rifle Club suitable for a Private Function?
YES! At we have received 12 enquiries for caterers, photographers, DJs, dancefloors, LOVE letters and other entertainment services for clients holding birthday parties, anniversaries, engagements etc. at The Rifle Club
Can I hold a Children's Party at The Rifle Club?
YES! At we frequently see enquiries for children's entertainers, DJs, party food, mascots and other entertainment services for kids' birthday parties, school discos and proms etc. at The Rifle Club
WiFi at The Rifle Club
Is there Free WiFi available at The Rifle Club?
We believe that The Rifle Club does NOT offer free WiFi, based on comments received from recent visitors

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Customer Reviews of The Rifle Club

Unfortunately we don't have any current customer reviews for venue hire at The Rifle Club. We hope to get some soon, but in the meantime you may wish to investigate other review sources such as a Facebook page, TripAdvisor entry or Google reviews. Sorry about that.

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DJ Reviews of The Rifle Club

DJ reviews are provided by members of that have previously worked at The Rifle Club. We hope they are useful to you and to any suppliers you plan to use for events there.

29/02/2016Function RoomGround

Permanent wooden dancefloor

Low permanent stage

No sound limiter

Some useable in-house lighting effects

No windows

No air conditioning

Haze/smoke prohibited

PARKING: No parking. Double yellows outside. If you are lucky, street parking 10 years away, if not youre trawling the streets of Southsea.

ACCESS: Unload through the front door into the main and only room. Stage 30 metres to your left.

FACILITIES: Big permanent low stage with permanent wooden dance floor infront. Dance floor depth quite limited. - width available: 4-5m - height clearance: 3-4m

STAFF: No issues

POWER PROVISION: Plenty of 13A sockets in close proximity to setup area

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: "Nice venue that is dues to housing about 250 people for band gigs and large functions. Just a shame about the parking, but you might get lucky."

Mobile Discos / DJs for hire at The Rifle Club

Here are's Top 4 mobile DJs based on our Site Rank formula for weddings, parties and functions taking place at The Rifle Club in Southsea.

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Infiniti Disco

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City Nights Discos

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Professional, Reliable DJs At Great Prices

5.0 | 6 recent reviews


Sound Division

Sound Division

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M.F.Events UK

M.F.Events UK

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Party Suppliers for events at The Rifle Club

The following suppliers all cover events in the Southsea area, including at The Rifle Club

Venue Decoration & Theming for weddings, parties and functions at The Rifle Club

Venue Decoration & Theming

Balloons, flowers, festoon lighting, mood lighting, backdrops, table decorations, props etc.

The Party Stop Shop
Catering / Food & Drink for weddings, parties and functions at The Rifle Club

Catering / Food & Drink

Event catering, buffets, table service, snacks, hog roasts, food vans, fish & chips etc.

Chocolate Fountain Heaven Ltd
Inflatables for weddings, parties and functions at The Rifle Club


Bouncy castle hire, sumo suits, giant outdoor games etc.

World of Wobble
Hiring Bouncy Castles, Soft Play, Etc.
Wedding & Event Planners for weddings, parties and functions at The Rifle Club

Wedding & Event Planners

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Dancefloor Hire for weddings, parties and functions at The Rifle Club

Dancefloor Hire

Parquet, LED starlight, full colour and video dancefloors in various sizes

DJ Sounds 01322 401499
07804 209078
Infiniti Disco 07905 510758
Photo Booths for weddings, parties and functions at The Rifle Club

Photo Booths

Photo booth, selfie mirror, photo pods and other related offerings

Chocolate Fountain Heaven Ltd
Infiniti Disco
Open Booth
07905 510758
City Nights Discos
Open Booth / Novelty Booth
01189 421792
07956 564646
Giant Light-up Letters for weddings, parties and functions at The Rifle Club

Giant Light-up Letters

LOVE, MR&MRS, 30/40/50, your name in lights, etc.

Sound Division
Available: E L O V 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 8
01903 208137
07798 871760
Miscellaneous Party & Event Services for weddings, parties and functions at The Rifle Club

Miscellaneous Party & Event Services

Transport, Toastmasters, Bridal Wear, Favours, Stationery - you name it!

Distinguished Carriages Ltd

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Contact Details for The Rifle Club

The Rifle Club is located at Goldsmith Avenue, Southsea, PO4 0AW

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Your privacy is important to us. This Privacy Statement explains what personal data we collect from you, and how we use that data.

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) defines "personal information" and "sensitive personal information" and we have assessed our processes to ensure that we comply with the Regulation. This includes reducing the amount of personal information gathered to the minimim possible level needed in order to provide the requested service(s) to you.


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We may change this privacy notice from time to time by updating this page in order to reflect changes in the law and/or our privacy practices. We therefore encourage you to check this privacy notice for changes whenever you visit our website.

Who are we? is operated by VV Web Solutions, the controller responsible for your personal data. We have appointed a Data Protection Lead who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy policy. Should you have any questions relating to this policy, including any requests to exercise your legal rights, please contact us at the email address and state that your query is for the attention of the Data Protection Lead.

You have the right to make a complaint regarding our use of your personal data by contacting the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) who are the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues ( - we would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before a formal approach is made to the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.

What personal information do we process?

  • Email Address
  • (optional) Telephone Number

For the avoidance of doubt, we do not collect or process details classed in GDPR as "sensitive personal information".

Where do we source this information?

From you directly if you decide to use our websites to request detail from .

What do we use your personal information for?

If you ask us to send an email message on your behalf to The Rifle Club in Southsea we will share your email address and, optionally if provided, your telephone number with the email address that we currently hold on file for this venue. We make no guarantee that the email address is current or accurate, and you accept this proviso when using the service.

What are the legal grounds for our processing of your personal information?

The lawful basis on which we collect and store your personal information is consent. We ask your consent to share your personal information before we will accept your enquiry via our contact system. If consent is not provided, it is not possible to submit your details and in this instance an enquiry is not formed therefore any personal information captured up to that point is not shared.

How and where can you withdraw your consent?

Use of this facility is a one-time activity. We will forward your details to the venue shortly after receipt of your request. This process is automated, following a manual check to ensure that the message is not, in our opinion, SPAM. Immediately following the activity, your details will no longer be stored by us.

How can you request details of the personal information we hold about you?

We only ever store your email address and, optionally if provided by you, a telephone number until the activity is completed, which usually takes place within a few minutes. Your details are not stored once the activity has completed.

However, under the GDPR, we have to offer you by law a method to enquire about the personal information we hold about you. You can request this by writing to from the email address associated with the quotation request you originally placed with us. Please allow 5 working days for a response. Alternatively, you can write to VectisVibe, 30 Craigmore Road PA20 9LB.

Is your personal information transferred outside the UK or the EEA?

The servers on which our website and databases are hosted are located in the UK.

Do you have to provide your personal information to us?

We are unable to contact venues on your behalf if you do not provide certain information to us. If any personal information is optional, we will make this clear.

For how long is your personal information retained by us?

Unless we explain otherwise to you, we'll hold your personal information until the activity is completed, i.e. until we have forwarded your message to The Rifle Club or determined that it is SPAM. After this activity, your personal details will no longer be stored by us or shared with any other third parties.

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