COVID-19 safety measures at Ropetackle

Ropetackle Shoreham

We are continually monitoring government guidance regarding COVID-19 and complying with all relevant regulations and restrictions. The following measures are therefore subject to change.

View our latest COVID-19 news here.

To keep you safe, we have implemented the following measures to manage the risks of COVID-19 at Ropetackle:


*Restrictions on group bookings

From 17 May – 21 June 2021, according to the government roadmap out of lockdown, the “rule of six” will apply. We have therefore limited group bookings to six maximum.

Contact tracing for group bookings

Government regulations require us to ask all attendees (aged 16+) for contact tracing details.

You will be asked on arrival to scan the QR code with the NHS COVID-19 app. Download the app here.

If you are experiencing the symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home and follow government guidance.

Ropetackle reserves the right to exclude anyone who does not comply with the aforementioned measures. Thank you for your kind cooperation.

You can download relevant COVID-19 risk assessments here:

  •   Just returned from our first visit to this place to see a band. The refreshment prices were good for a venue, half the price of places like the o2 or... read more

    Marc H
  •   Attracts great diverse acts from nostalgic 1970s acts to new local talent as well as great comedy. Bar and informal restaurant there as well with good ale and appetising home... read more

  •   Another great Sunday Jazz , just love the place, great place To go Sunday jazz is just a delight once a month

  •   We have been to the panto at the Ropetackle several times and this year it was as good, if not better than ever. It had all the ingredients we... read more

  •   Fabulous friendly award winning venue run almost entirely by volunteers. Films.,bands, recitals talks you name it you can experience it here. Lovely cafe and bar and fab staff.

  •   A great local venue, always something on that appeals to all people. Lovely to have a local arts venue and not to have to go to Brighton

    chris b
  •   First visit from Southampton to the Ropetackle for a Jon Boden concert. We had a excellent experience considering covid.

  •   Recently moved to Shoreham, and it’s lovely to have an arts centre. There are lots of activities and the cafe provides a friendly central hub. We have attended several... read more

  •   This venue is great for a night out. They have an assortment of entertainment, we mainly see bands or tribute bands. The one in July was Eagles tribute and the... read more

  •   A great local venue, always something on that appeals to all people. Lovely to have a local arts venue and not to have to go to Brighton