Already 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 end 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.
This 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 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.
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):
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
The villge hall (Institute) is now open for bookings and we are pleased to welcome everyone back. Whilst the Government has relaxed Covid restrictions, they have advised that everybody needs to continue to act carefully and remin cautious. Please bear that in mind whilst in the village hall.
For further information on the above and to make a room booking, please contact our booking secretaries Ken and Heather Leak on 0783 7727 268 or 0779 0042 206 or email email@example.com.
Full detail of all the above will be given nearer the time but please contact Karen Dunwoodie, tel: 01729 851070 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like information on any of the above.
Alternatively, to enquire about making a booking please contact us:
via our Contact Form
Chairman's Report 2021 - may be viewed HERE.
Coffee Mornings are held on most Saturday mornings from 10am to 11.30am, helping to raise funds for local charitable causes. The first will be run by the Trustees of the village hall on Saturday 31st July 2021 (See detail of those booked below). If you would like to book a coffee morning, please contact either Heather Leak on 0779 0042 206 or Ken Leak on 0783 7727 268 or via email email@example.com.
31st July - Institute Trustees
7th August - Institute Trustees
4th September - St. Aidan's Church
11th September - Institute Trustees
18th September - Bentham Pet Rescue
2nd October - Institute Trustees
9th October - Leprosy Charity
16th October - Women's Institute
30th October - St. Aidan's Church
6th November - Methodist Church
13th November - Institute Trustees
27th November - Hellifield Herald Magazine
4th December - Institute Trustees
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