Frequently Asked Questions
Here is a list of things we are frequently asked. If you can't find the answer you need here please send an email to our Booking Agent, Annette at email@example.com
Q. Do you have crockery?
A . We have enough cups and saucers for around 80. If you need cutlery or other crockery you need to supply this yourself.
Q. I would like to have a bar for my function.
A. We have a full Premises Licence that will allow you to bring alcohol to your event. Functions must finish by 11.30pm unless prior approval has been obtained from the Hall Council. It is essential to discuss your requirements with our Booking Agent at the time of booking. Alternatively you may wish to use the bar facilities of the adjoining Social Club via the connecting bar hatch. Please consult the Steward on 01202 877414 at least two weeks before your event.
Q. Can I play music at our event?
A. The Hall has a Music Licence for the playing of music in the Hall and covers events which involve playing recorded music via any device, including the radio; showing TV broadcasts, or other audio-visual content, containing music; or putting on live performances of music.
Q. Can I bring my own alcohol?
A. Yes, you can either bring your own alcohol or purchase on site (through the Social Club) providing prior notice is given.
Q. What about glasses?
A. Unless you are using the Social Club bar you will have to provide these yourself.
Q. Do you have stage lighting and a sound system?
A. Yes, there are three basic stage spotlights available for general use and full stage lighting may be available at an extra charge. The sound system and a computer projector are also available. Please discuss your requirements at the time of booking. A hearing induction loop is installed for the hard of hearing.
Q. We would like more subdued lighting for our event, is this possible?
A. The main hall fluorescent lights can be dimmed plus the centre hall lights provided a more subdued effect.
Q. What is the capacity of the Hall? A. The main hall is 120 closely seated or dancing, and 100 seated at tables.
A. The small hall is 50 closely seated or dancing, and 30 seated at tables.
Q. Is there a car park?
A. There is a large car park for 100 vehicles which serves all the site facilities and operates on a first come basis
Q. Any cooking facilities?
A. A large gas oven and a separate four ring gas hob, plus a microwave oven and a water heater for hot drinks.
Q. Any Wifi?
B. The Hall has its own router which is freely available to all users throughout. Connection instructions are posted in the Hall.