Great Modern Facilities in a true Multi-purpose Hall
All the premises are double glazed and centrally heated with hot and cold water to toilets, kitchen and bar. There are wheelchair ramps to both front and rear entrances. For pictures click here.

Main Hall
Hold, approx 90 cabaret style ( tables and chairs), many more theatre style (100 new padded chairs available in the hall + additional 100 plastic chairs which can also be used outside)
Near full width raked stage, Polished maple wood floor. Curtains to windows.
Wheel chair access, Access to toilets including disabled facilities
Tables and chairs available on transporter trolleys from storage at same level and adjacent to the hall.
Sound system available, Hearing Induction loop
Mood lighting and glitter ball
Kitchen  and bar opening onto the side of the hall.
Hanging wires along sides and across the hall available for decorations and hanging lightweight drapes to be supplied by hirer) -see pictures in gallery

The Harris Room (Meeting room at rear of stage so it can be used as dressing rooms for theatre events.) 
Can hold up to 30. Ideal for committee meetings or small groups
Polished wood block floor
Separate outside access and toilet facilities (including disabled) available enabling two events take place at the hall at the same time.
Can be divided into two say for male/female dressing rooms for stage productions or for small meetings.
NB Access from main hall is via three steps but there is an external ramped access if required
Kitchenette with microwave, kettles, crockery and cutlery available within the room for simple refreshments

Stage
Near full width of hall, raked and  with side and rear drapes. 
Access to either side of the stage at rear.
Proscenium arch and curtains.
Under floor storage available through floor trapdoor.  

New Bar (2013)
Counter directly into the hall with convenient under counter glass storage.
Bottle and can coolers including one available to hirers
Glass washer
Wall fitted optics
Sink with hot and cold water
Secure storage for bar stocks, additional glassware, and additional frifge freezer.
Sink with hot water dispenser 
Note: the bar is suitable for bottled and canned drinks - there are no beer pumps.

Kitchen
Newly built and fitted (2011) with lockable kitchen units and centre island.  Large serving hatch to main hall
Large cooker and hob, Grill, Fridges + freezer, Dish washer, Plate warmer, Microwaves, Hot water dispenser for drinks, Fly zapper.
100 place settings of crockery and cutlery.  Serving dishes and bowls.  Cooking utensils. Pans and oven trays, Bain Maries
[Note: access to the above is restricted to those paying the kitchen hire fee. There is a limited amount of crockery and cutlery + a fridge readily accessible for regular users to make light refreshments]

For presentations and meetings
Flip chart stand and screen available

Storage rooms (The old kitchen and old bar) 
Recently upgraded (2013)
Accessible directly at hall level. Racked storage and cupboards are available for regular users.
Light weight Tables (2m, & 1,2m) are stored on movable trolleys. Six 1.2m round tables are also available.
100 stackable chairs are also stored with a chair trolley to move stacks. (Some chairs are stored in the Hall).  Additional plastic seats are stored elsewhere.  
The old cellar has also been converted into a work area and storage for maintenance staff.  

Externally
There is car parking on tarmac for about 12 cars + on the road parking for many more.  There is one designated disabled space and, as there is a tarmac road on all sides of the building, providing easy unloading to the front, stage and kitchen entrances.  On one side of the Hall we have a lawned area with trees and this combined with the paved area is ideal for Barbeques and other external events.  On the other side of the hall is a well maintained flower garden.  A publicly accessible defibrillator is mounted on a side wall at the front of the building.


Subpages (1): Defibrillator (AED)