Hire charges for Houghton Village Hall 2021-22
The village hall is licenced for hire for public entertainment between the hours of 9am and 11.30pm except on Sundays when hours are 9am to 6pm. There are two separate rooms available for hire. Ladies, Gents and Disabled toilet [with baby-change] facilities at the front of the hall are available to both rooms.
|Main Hall||Approx. 8 m by 16 m with additional raised stage. Attached well equipped kitchen. Tables, chairs, crockery and cutlery for up to 96 people to dine.
Sound system with hearing loop.
Capacity: from 96 seated dining to 140 seated theatre-style [depending on event].
|Club Room||Approx. 4 m by 8 m Equipped with tables and 30 chairs for use as a committee room or small theatre-style layout. Data projector with large white-wall screen.
Access to adjoining room with sink and electric kettle for preparation of hot drinks.
Capacity: Boardroom style 20; Theatre-style 30.
Hire charges for September 2021 to August 2022 inclusive:
|Main Hall||Club Room|
|Rates per hour:|
|Weekday [minimum 2 hours]|
|Houghton regular user||£7.00||£5.60|
|Weekend [minimum 2 hours]|
[One-off additional payments on single bookings]
|Fri/Sat Evening, single hire during period 6 – 10.30pm||£35.00||£20.00|
|Fri/Sat Evening, single hire during period 6 – 10.30pm [Houghton Resident]||£26.00||£15.00|
|Additional late opening [any evening] 10.30-11.30pm||£25.00||£15.00|
|Other Charges for single-event hires|
|Bouncy Castle pitch on the Village Hall field||£20.00|
|Marquee pitch on the Village Hall field||£50.00|
|Security Deposit payable for all one-off hires [varies with event]||Minimum £50.00||Minimum