Small Hall – Holds up to 150 people and the Large Hall – Holds up to 160 people, folding doors link both halls access to kitchen, store room and toilets. The small hall is part of the original memorial hall, measuring 6.1 x 11.9m with a large store room at one end. The large hall is part of the extension to the original hall, measuring 8.5 x 16.4 with a stage area at one end. Large folding doors link the small hall into the large hall for larger functions. Via a small lobby area the kitchen can be accessed, the full fitted kitchen also has several serving hatches onto the small hall and the entrance lobby. There is also a ramped access adjacent to the front service road.
Leigh and Bransford hall is one of the largest village halls available for hire within the county, catering for up to 310 party goers. Both halls have separate toilet blocks, provide disabled access and have access to the large flat field to the front of the hall which is excellent for sporting parties, bouncy castle or BBQ. There is a flexible layout allowing either the small hall or the large hall to be hired with shared use of the communal kitchen, which is well-equipped.
An alcohol beverage licence must also be obtained please refer to the terms and conditions and the music licence expires at midnight. Please note that we encourage children and family parties, however teenage parties 14-21st require a substantial damage deposit to be paid prior to hire and an adult guarantor will be required to cover any costs, should they occur, these parties require full approval by the main committee. The hirer must leave the hall and facilities in a clean and tidy manner, any breakages or damages must be reported prior to leaving site.
The Small Hall has the capacity for up to 150 people and measures approximately 6.1m x 11.9m
The Large Hall has the capacity for up to 160 people and measures approximately 8.5m x 16.4m.
There is also a stage area at the one end with an external door.
When using both halls you can accommodate up to a total of 310 guests.
Yes, you can arrange to have your own Licensed Bar for the sale of alcohol, or you can use a local public house that regularly provides this service to the hall.
The Trustees have reluctantly decided that they cannot accept bookings for just Teenage Parties, however family parties, which include teenagers, may be allowed subject to a larger damage deposit/bond. A responsible adult must guarantee the party against all damage and/or additional cleaning costs should any occur. These parties will require approval from the Trustees prior to confirmation.
Yes, a Marquee can be erected on the front field as part of the main hall hire agreement.
Yes – but under the terms the PRS music license requires all music to end at or by midnight.
Yes, our regular cleaners can clean the hall for you the following morning, depending on their availability and the length of time available before the next hire. There is a charge (on application) for this service, which must be pre-booked and paid for in advance.
Where do I collect the keys?
There is a key safe located outside the building, which opens the main doors. You (the HIRER) will be advised of the code to the key safes by e-mail just before the booked date. This code will be changed throughout the year. There is also an additional key safe within the building with a full set of keys to access all areas for weddings and larger parties. Again this code will be emailed across upon request. IMPORTANT – All keys must be returned to the key safe on completion of hire, failure to do so will result in a £50 charge being deducted from your deposit/bond.
There is a key safe -the code to the key safe will be e-mailed to the hirer just before the booked date. This code will be changed throughout the year. All keys must be returned to the key safe on completion of hire, failure to do so will result in £50.00 being deduction from your deposit. There is also an additional key safe within the building with a full set of keys to access all areas for weddings and larger parties. Again this code will be emailed across upon request.
Yes, the Small Hall has overhead electric heaters that can be switched on in pairs as required. The Large Hall is fitted with night storage heaters; please do not adjust these heaters.
Yes, our regular cleaners can clean the hall for you the following morning, depending on their availability and the timing of the next event. There is a charge for this service (on application, depending upon the level of clean) and the service must be booked and paid for in advance.