Hellifield Institute - Hellifield's Village Hall

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The Main Hall (23 feet x 42 feet approx.)

BadmintonAlready a firm favourite with many local organisations and indoor sports groups, the light and airy double glazed Hall is the heartbeat of the community.

The Hall features a sprung wooden floor, black—out curtains, small lighting rig for stage presentations, a large double entrance door (from the foyer) and emergency exit at the far Concert stageend of the building. The Hall is linked to the well-equipped kitchen by a serving hatch with closing door as required.  There is capacity for 80 people with tables and 100 people with chairs only.

The Hall already hosts such diverse groups as Badminton, Table Tennis, Indoor Bowls, Horticultural Societies, WI, Mothers Union, and Keep Fit sessions.

View images of the Main Hall HERE.

The Yorke Room. (26 feet x 18 feet approx.)

Yorke RoomThis is a smaller meeting/activity room, which has been refurbished to allow hiring for more family and individual options such as private meetings, family anniversary and celebrations and children's birthday parties.  There is capacity for 25 people with tables and chairs and 35 people with chairs only.

It has separate access from the main foyer and also bookable with use of the modern kitchen facilities. 

View images of the Yorke Room HERE.

The Kitchen

KitchenThe Kitchen is finished to a high standard and offers a full range of crockery, pots, pans and glasses. In addition there is an electric cooker, dishwasher, fridge, electric kettles, a wall mounted water heater and microwave. There is ample workspace and it is connected to the main hall via a serving hatch. Use of the kitchen can be tailored to booking requirements.

View images of the Kitchen HERE.


The toilet facilities (including disabled access) for men and women are available from the reception foyer area on flat level access from both the front door and also both Main Hall and the Yorke Room.

Included Facilities

The building also features a number of facilities including staging, chairs, tables, sound system, Wifi, electronic projector screen, and full central heating throughout. There is a double door reception foyer, which serves both main rooms, the kitchen and toilets. The foyer area also doubles as a food serving area if needed.

The following are available as part of the standard hire package (dependent on which room):

  • Chairs (approx. 80); Tables — various sizes (approx. 18)
  • Dining Tablecloths; Crockery; Utensils
  • Cleaning Fluids; Kitchen Drying and Dish Cloths and Towels
  • Electronic Projector Screen; Various Sports Equipment packages


To enquire about making a booking please contact us:

via our Contact Form


telephone our Booking Secretaries: Heather Leak 0779 0042 206, or

Ken Leak 0783 7727 268

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Upcoming Events

Christmas Show - Friday 13th and Saturday 14th December 2019

Ho ho ho, it is that time of year again and preparations are well in hand for the 2019 Village Hall Christmas Show.  Tickets will be available from 15th November, so book yours early.

This year the Show will be on for two nights, as above, and is full of a range of entertainment.  On Friday, there will be nibbles to eat and tickets are £6.  On Saturday, there will be hot food and as well as the Show the wonderful singing duo, Ian and Jane, will entertain us. Tickets for Saturday are £10.  On both evenings it is a 'bring your own' alcohol event, but tea and coffee will be available.  Doors open at 7.00 pm on both evenings. 


Tickets can be obtained from Karen Dunwoodie, Tel:  01729 851070, or Email: kalydun@btinternet.com.  Book early to be sure of your seat and have a fun packed evening of entertainment and socialising with friends.

You can also click on the event booking form below to obtain tickets.

Event Booking Form


For Your Information  


Coffee Mornings are held on most Saturday mornings from 10am to 11.30am, helping to raise funds for local charitable causes.  Contact Heather Leak on 0779 0042 206 or Ken Leak on 0783 7727 268 if you wish to book a coffee morning during 2020.  The only vacancy in 2019 is Saturday 28th December! The next planned coffee mornings are being run as follows:

  • Nov. 23rd - Tanzanian Street Children
  • Nov. 30th - Hellifield Village Hall (Institute) - for a local charity
  • Dec. 7th - Hellifield Village Hall (Institute)
  • Dec. 14th - No coffee morning due to Christmas Show
  • Dec. 21st - St. Aidan's Church - This will be free entry
  • Dec. 28th - No coffee morning


Latest 200 Club results

November 2019

1st Prize £25 - No. 19 - Helen and Mike Garner

2nd Prize £10 - No. 85 - Alan Roberts

3rd Prize £5 - No. 11 - Sue Johnson



Hellifield Institute, Hellifield, North Yorkshire, BD23 4HT - Registered Charity Number 223353

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