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Village Hall remains open for classes

The latest government restrictions on social gatherings don't affect regular weekly events at the hall - which are for exercise or work, rather than pleasure. And the primary school continues to use the hall for lunches and other school purposes. Sadly we won't be...

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3rd September – update on Function Room availability

Please note that during COVID restrictions, availability on our calendar isn't a guarantee that a room/rooms will be available. We have to sanitise between hirings and that requires volunteers to be available at exact times. Our Function Room is now quite busy weekday...

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A busy autumn at the hall

The village hall welcomes a number of new classes and activities this autumn. Some have relocated from places that are still closed, others are new. They include:2 quiting / needlework groups, Zumba, and orchesteral practice, alongside established classes in yoga...

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17 July – Government restrictions eased

The Prime Minister's statement today allows the hall to widen the types of bookings it can accept for late summer and autumn. The hall will host exercise classes from 25 July and can host weddings (ceremonies and receptions) for up to 30 people from 1 August....

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Making full use of the village hall in the ‘new normal’

Village Hall re-opening under Covid conditions The village hall will be open from 6th July 2020, and will have to observe Covid guidance and regulations in order to keep everyone safe. The current guidance can be seen here. This ‘new normal’ and social distancing...

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Coronavirus – Update 8 June

CORONAVIRUS: 8 June: The hall is completely closed to public and private events until 4 July. This is the date the government are proposing for reopening of public venues, subject to various restrictions and rules - details not yet published. We are taking bookings...

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The hall reports its 2019 financial results

The village hall's financial year ended on 31st December 2019. We have compiled our accounts and they have been independently examined. We have added a brief narrative report and will be submitting the whole document to the Charity Commission once the results are...

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Suspension of new bookings; event cancellations

17 March 2020: Latest government advice effectively prevents public events and group gatherings. We have seen cancellations of many events at the hall, both in March and into the early summer. We will not be accepting new bookings for the next 3 months until further...

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Coronavirus

CORONAVIRUS: We will update this page if and when there are changes to hall events and availability. News about public events may also come from event organisers. 11 March 2020: The hall remains fully open for business. We have upgraded cleaning in line with...

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