Pump House Painters

Tuesdays 10am – 2pm A friendly and relaxed art session for all levels from doodles to masterpieces! Only pay for the sessions you attend – £5 per session  – Tea/coffee and biscuits included Browse through our extensive library of art books, no tuition, we help each other if needed. Bring your own materials. Drop in

Nichola Rees Youth Academy

Since starting in 1995 as a one-woman show, the Nichola Rees Youth Academy (NRYA) has grown into a vibrant company of drama and theatre specialists and enthusiasts, committed to creating a fun, stimulating environment in which students can learn and perform. The NRYA is an extra-curricular performing arts and LAMDA school, based in Watford, for

BLAG Youth Theatre

Blag Youth Theatre Rickmansworth and Chesham was established in 1997 and has a reputation for providing excellent training in both Drama and Singing. Children gain exceptional marks in their LAMDA exams from grade 1 right through to grade 8 – Gold medal. Whatever aspirations you may have for your child’s future Blag will help them


Music24 is a community music therapy project supporting people diagnosed with dementia and their carers. A group has been running at the Pump House for three years now and provides a creative outlet that maintains and improves people’s physical, mental and emotional well-being. Activities include improvising on a wide range of instruments, singing familiar songs

Herts Inclusive Theatre

Herts Inclusive Theatre (HIT) use the arts and wellbeing practices to build confidence, develop skills and give participants and their families memorable, enjoyable life experiences where everyone is encouraged, valued, supported and has their part to play. Led by experienced practitioners, our workshops are open to all and are especially welcoming to those with special

Rickmansworth Players

Rickmansworth Players is an award-winning community performing arts group based in Rickmansworth with a membership of over 140 members passionate about amateur theatre. Founded in 1944 we continue to put on at least two adult productions a year, one at the Pump House in the Spring. Our popular youth group also puts on two shows

Pump House Theatre Company

The Pump House Theatre Company was formed in the early 1970s with the sole intention of providing top class amateur theatre for the local community. Since then the old Victorian Pumping Station, which was taken over by a small group of enthusiasts, has developed and improved beyond recognition. Thanks to the dedication and hard work

Pump House CYT

The Pump House Children and Youth Theatre (CYT) was established in 1974. It is a volunteer run open access youth drama group which aims to provide young people of all backgrounds the opportunity to perform on stage. We strive to achieve the highest standards possible while keeping an enjoyable, learning environment. We do several productions

Belmont Theatre Company

Belmont Theatre Company  (originally known as Belmont Players) was formed in 1946 as the drama section of the Belmont Community in Harrow, Middlesex. Initially performing in church halls, the group started performing at the Harrow Arts Centre in the early 1990’s, moving from there to The Pump House Theatre, Watford in 2007 when the Arts

Watford Folk Club

The Watford Folk Club has an enviable reputation for the quality and the quantity of its floor singers/players and for headlining new and established Folk performers. There’s been a Folk Club at the Pump House since 1973. The present club was founded in 2008 and is a run by a committee and willing volunteers, all