A great fully licenced venue for all manner of family, business and community group activities and events. Conveniently situated close to the centre of Whitchurch on the beautiful River Test. Whitchurch Parish Hall is located at 28 London Street, Whitchurch RG28 7LQ, a map is here.
Whitchurch is located just off the A34, convenient for car travel from North and South with links to M3 and M4 for East and West. The Hall is on 2 bus routes and is only ½ from the railway station with main line links to London, the South Coast and the West of England.
The Main Hall
The main hall is 8m x 16m, and has 100 chairs and 16 6' folding tables The floor is vynil.
This area can be used for group meetings, sales, exhibitions, parties, wedding receptions, all types of family celebration and small scale indoor sports such as table tennis and short mat bowls.
The arched wooden ceiling gives an airy feeling and great acoustics.
The stage is raised over 1m above the main hall floor and runs the full width of the hall. It is 6.5m deep and can be divided in two to give back stage changing facilities or a preparation area. There is a small back stage area which runs the width of the stage with access doors at stage right and stage left plus an external door allowing the essential access without going through the auditorium.
Stage lighting, with gels and dimmers is available with PA and a digital projector and screen. This means that the hall is suitable for film shows, discos, group gigs, drama, presentations and talks.
For smaller events the hall has a kitchen with a domestic oven and water boiler.
For larger events there are caterers in Whitchurch or users may bring in their own.
For regular users of the hall there is storage space for your equipment behind the stage and for your refreshments in the kitchen.
For ad hoc use, the entire hall is available from £12 per hour (£15 Friday evenings and Saturdays). For regular use (monthly or more frequently) the charge is £10 per hour. The Hall Committee is committed to making the Hall available for all and is very willing to discuss rates for community events and long term hire.
For all booking enquiries and bookings call 07787 056580 or 01256 893500.