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ABOUT BISHOPSTROW VILLAGE HALL

Bishopstrow is a small community with only a Church and the Village Hall as facilities. It is located approximately two miles from Warminster. It consists of 80 dwellings and about 150 people live in the village. The Village Hall is physically and culturally at the heart of the village.

It has recently been through a major improvement programme: – a new roof – 2016 – a new floor for the main Hall function room – 2016 – a brand new kitchen, with cutlery, crockery and glassware for 60 – 2018 – complete redecoration of the main function room and hallway; new heating and new lighting – 2015 – new audio-visual system (2018), with surround sound, hearing loop and ability to play films, or music lists from laptops and smart phones. wireless mic also available for lectures/talks.

Recent examples of Hall use are: – as a nursery school – a venue for a twice weekly Bridge Club (up to 48 members) – weekly Club meetings (Scottish country dancing; model railway club; dog training sessions; music rehearsals for a youth band; table-tennis club). – other local resident uses (less regular): art and craft lessons (clay modeling most recently); themed dinners (most recently an Italian night); quiz nights; – used for private parties (birthdays, anniversaries, post-funeral teas, small weddings). – other community uses: acts as our Polling Station; is listed as a Safe Centre in the Warminster Community Resilience Plan; used for occasional meetings by the Neighbourhood Police Scheme.

The Village Hall is crucial to the fabric of our village life.

ROOMS AVAILABLE

One main hall; new kitchen (with commercial dishwasher); disabled access WC. Modern and efficient heating allow for all-year-round use. New audio-visual suite for films, presentations and music.

FACILITIES

The Bishopstrow Hall is ideal for parties and events up to 60 people. Tables and chairs are available to sit 60 people. The hire costs are low; from £10 an hour. Please contact the Secretary, Kirsty Alderson on kirstyalderson@hotmail.co.uk for further details and availability, or Julian Snell on 07501 220 220.

HALL ADDRESS

Bishopstrow Village Hall, Bishopstrow, Warminster, England, BA12 9HN

BOOKINGS & ENQUIRIES

Email: julessnell@hotmail.com

Tel: 01985 215 834

 


For more information about this hall including licensing, events and capacity, please see the ‘Additional Information’ section to the right or below this description (on mobile devices). Facilities and features for this hall are listed at the top of the page (red icons).

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Additional Details

  • Hallmark Award:Level 1
  • Capacity: 50-100
  • Licensed For: Films, Plays, Recorded Music, Live Music
  • Suitable For:Children's Parties, Dance Classes, Exercise Classes, Wedding Receptions, Private Functions