Conditions for hire of the hall.

  • Intoxicating liquor is not allowed on Methodist Church premises
  • Hirers are responsible for setting up and tidying the hall after their event
  • We ask that only 16 chairs are left at floor level; the rest should be stacked on the stage
  • Hirers are responsible for leaving the hall, kitchen and toilets clean and tidy at the end of their session. All rubbish/food is to be taken away by hirers
  • Any damage should be reported. It will be the responsibility of the hirer to pay for repairs or replacements
  • Please take note of the fire exits and safety precautions
  • Hirers agree to comply with our safeguarding policy – a copy of which is posted in the vestibule or is available on request.
  • A key to the main church door onto Chapel Street is always available inside for emergency use
  • The cost of hiring the hall is £20 per session. This includes the use of the kitchen and cleaning equipment (vacuum, carpet sweeper, mop, etc.)
  • An hourly rate for regular use of the hall space only (ie with no kitchen facilities) is negotiable
  • Regular hirers (those hiring the hall on more than three occasions in any year) must obtain their own public liability insurance.
  • We may collect and store your name, email address and telephone number for the sole purpose of administering your use of the hall. We may also pass them to our booking provider,, who will use them for the same purposes in accordance with their privacy policy
  • There are 70 stacking chairs available and some fold-away tables

    Primary access is through the side door leading onto Rowley and a key will be available for this door. The main church door key may be used for disabled access by arrangement.