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Lympstone Village Hall News

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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New CIO approved

The Charity Commission has approved our application to form a new charity body to run the hall - a CIO or Charitable Incorporated Organisation. This will take over the operation of the hall from a date in the spring, hopefully 1st April. The new charity - with...

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Well satisfied customers …

It's always nice to receive 'thank you's.  Some from November: "A great time was had by all - thank you so much!" "Just wanted to say a massive thank you to all of you who helped make our party so special, you have all been so kind and helpful and we appreciate...

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Landscaping at the hall

In late November we completed the planting of a new copper beech hedge between the main hall car park and the churchyard wall. 140 beech saplings were planted and will develop into a thick and strong hedge. This will be trimmed tod 1.2m and provide both a visual...

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2020 charges for hall hire

Charges for hourly hire at Lympstone Village Hall remain unchanged for 2020.  See latest charge sheet here. Our special all-inclusive package prices for parties have risen a little - see text in lower half of latest charge sheet here. This is because we have found...

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Our 2018 accounts

Our accounts are for calendar years and are submitted annually to the Charity Commission which regulates us. The 2018 accounts are here

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Formal consultation on plans for new village hall CIO

The Village Hall - Statutory Consultation This consultation has now closed; a summary of input received will be posted here shortly. The Lympstone Herald for July included (page 9) an article about the plans of the charity trustees of the village hall (who form the...

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Charges held for 2020 bookings

The hall's hourly charges will remain unchanged in 2020. And we will continue our popular fixed package rates for family parties. If you want to book for 2021, we can offer - for the present - a price guarantee that the existing rates will apply unless or until we...

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