Cashless Venue

From September 2021, Turner Sims will become a fully cashless venue, supporting our commitment to your safety and improving the efficiency of our service.

Payments can be made using the following methods:

• All major contactless debit and credit cards – the payment limit is £45
• Mobile and wearable payment, including Apple Pay and Google Pay – this method supports high-value contactless payments

This move supports our commitment to Keeping you COVID Safe, as well as making your visit more efficient when visiting our venue.

Cashless Venue FAQs

How can I purchase tickets to concerts and events?
Turner Sims Box office reception is currently closed, however Box Office services are still available.

Online booking remains available at all times at Please contact our Box office Team via email or call the Box Office number on 023 8059 5151 or the temporary Box Office mobile number 07787 285 188 and leave a message. We will respond as soon as possible.

From 1 August – 31 August, Box Office hours will be Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am – 1pm (excluding August Bank Holiday Monday).

Can I purchase drinks in the venue?
We are pleased to confirm that our bar will be reopening from September 2021 for debit/credit card payments. Our staff are looking forward to seeing you!

How do I purchase a concert programme?
Until 31st December 2021, we are pleased to offer programmes at no cost via a link to download and print your own copy in advance. We kindly ask that you do not view the programme on a phone or tablet during the performance as it may impact on the enjoyment of your fellow audience members.

As some concerts do not have an associated programme please check information at time of booking.

How do I purchase concert merchandise?
At events where merchandise is available, it will be sold during the interval (where applicable) and post-performance from our Box Office.
Some concerts may have merchandise available to pre-order online for collection on arrival. Please check information at time of booking.

Will ice creams be available?
Ice creams will be available from our ushers as usual but payment must be made either online, at the bar or at the Box Office.

Can I make any payments in cash at all?
Unfortunately not. Our commitment to being a cashless venue is just that; we no longer have facility to take cash payments.

How can I make a donation to Turner Sims?
We welcome every single donation, no matter the size.

Visit our Donations page here