The Ambience (formerly the ex-servicemen's club) is located opposite the police station, behind the courthouse in Pontefract. It is a pub, club, gig venue and established events venue. It has regular entertainment from bands, artists and other entertainers. There is a pool club on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00pm. It is available for birthday parties, wedding receptions, christenings, work parties and other celebrations.