SCHEDULE FOR RE-OPENING
June 21st - All normal bookings for other hirings will resume.
This above date is dependent on the guidance of the Government steps to easing Lockdown
Barcombe Village Hall is a beautiful and modern architect-designed sustainable building. The hall has been built to accommodate a wide variety of activities and functions and can seat 120 people around tables. The main hall and stage can be used as a single split-level room or, with the aid of sound-proof stage doors, as two separate function rooms. The walls to the north and east are built substantially of glass and afford the most magnificent views down to the reservoir and across the Barcombe countryside towards the Ashdown Forest and across to the Ouse Valley. In addition, the Meeting Room provides an area for smaller groups.
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CURRENT CLASSES AND CLUBS (click an item for full details)
Outdoor Theatre in Barcombe
At last! Something to get excited about! The wonderful Rude Mechanicals are planning to perform on the village hall lawn on Thursday 15th July at 7.30. It will be something to give us a good laugh and raise our spirits – and we all need that! The play will be ‘Little Lily Harley’, postponed from last year, and is about Charlie Chaplin’s childhood in Lambeth. Watch the company’s website - therudemechanicaltheatre.co.uk – for changes ring The Rudes on 01323-5012560, or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets now available from the Village Shop.
Barcombe Cinema Club
The first film of the season will be The Personal History of David Copperfield, a wonderful new interpretation of Dickens’ novel with an all-star cast.
The film will be shown on Saturday, September 4th, the evening of the 10th Anniversary of the Village Hall.
Tickets are £5 and will be on sale soon in Barcombe Stores.
Drinks and refreshments will be on sale.
Net Zero Event
CommuniHeat is working to find the best way for our village to switch to low-carbon heating, making it achievable and affordable for all. Come and find out more about our project and how you can get involved.
25th June 2pm to 7pm at Barcombe Village Hall
Learn about the computer visualisation we are doing, find out more about renewables and how to make your house more energy efficient, sign up to get your house surveyed and meet your local energy champions. There will be tea and cake as well as local renewable installers and an energy bill checking service. Email email@example.com for more details and look on our website www.communiheat.org
We used Barcombe Village Hall to run a Planet Barcombe Eco Fair in March 2020. The event was a fantastic success. From an organisers point of view I cannot recommend Barcombe Village Hall highly enough. The booking system is very well organised and helpful with regard to drinks licenses etc. The booking officer was very available to answer questions and knowledgable regarding organisational bits and bobs and key codes etc. They went over and above in suggesting things that we may need to think of. The hall is very well equipped for running refreshments. We were able to run several different aspects of the fair in different spaces; stands and displays in the main hall, hands on workshops on the stage, talks in the men’s room and various stands outside as well.
There is onsite parking and the hall is easy to find. In addition to all the practical elements, it has outstandingly beautiful views to enjoy through windows.
Emma Burnett, Bradness Gallery