Edington Parish Hall

External view of the hall

Edington Parish Hall is a character 19th century building that was built in 1885 for use as the Sunday School for the Priory Church. It has a fenced outside area large enough for a small marquee to be erected, The hall is located on the B3098 at the junction with Monastery Road and there is a car park opposite the hall,

In 1996 the hall became a registered charity, and is now run by a management committee responsible for the hiring, general maintenance, and improvements to the building together with the financial commitment this entails.

External view of the hall

With a village population of about 760 people of all ages, the hall is used by a variety of organisations such as an Art Group, the WI, Under 5’s, Village Lunches, Gardening Club, Edington Arts and the Parish Council hold their monthly meetings here.

Annual events using the Parish Hall include The Edington Music Festival, The Gardening Club Flower and Produce Show, Charity Christmas Card Sale and Pumpkin Day.

Hall Facilities

Disabled access throughout

A disabled toilet and baby changing facilities.

WiFi (available on request)

A projector and screen (available on request)

An induction loop system (available on request)

A fully fitted kitchen with serving counter, an electric range cooker with induction hob, a cooker hood, crockery and cutlery for 50 and separate hand washing facilities. The kitchen extension is fully fitted; it has a large larder fridge with a small freezer, a microwave, a coffee maker (approx.100 cups) and a 10 litre (40 cup) Urn/hot water boiler.

An outside grass area suitable for a small marquee but regrettably it is not suitable for bouncy castles or other inflatables.

The Hall has a capacity to seat 50 for dining, 60 seated for talks and 80 for a buffet without seating.

The Parish Hall can be hired at a reasonable hourly rate and it is a warm and welcoming venue for family functions, children’s parties, quizzes, talks, charity events, funeral wakes, small business conferences and workshops.

Booking the Hall

To book the hall you can use our online booking system to check availaibilty and make a booking (subject to confirmation).

Online booking system available here.

Judging of flower and produce show in the hall

Christmas lunch in the hall

Slideshow of the recent improvement works to the hall.
Work begins
Remember the old ladies toilet!
The gents toilet!
The toilets are no more.
New entrance to the toilets
This way to the new storeroom
The new toilets are beginning to take shape
Another view of the new toilets
New entrance into the existing cupboard
Time to get digging
The start of the new storeroom
The hole progresses
Time for a tea break!
Footings for the extension are in.
Now back up at ground level and new drains going in.
Inner outside wall of new store
Outer wall of new store, good match with the old.
Doorway into new store
Revamped kitchen store
No access to the ladies loo anymore!!
Revamped cupboard
New disabled loo takes shape
New unisex loo
New disabled access toilet nearing completion
The kitchen store plastered and tiled
New flooring for the toilets and store areas
Outside is nearly finished just waiting for the new roof.
New roof nearly finished.
We nearly have a loo to use!!
Getting closer to being ready.
Disabled loo nearing completion
Store now has shelving in place ready for our regular users
Even the little ones are catered for with their own changing area!
Ready for the first baby needing a change!
The big clean up begins ready for the hall to be used again.
The toilets are ready.
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