Hiring – for availability please check the CALENDAR.
Booking – please complete a BOOKING REQUEST
The Hall has two facilities available for hire – the Main Hall with stage, and the Darenth Room. Each is self-contained and can be hired separately.
Fully fitted kitchen.
A licensed bar can be arranged.
To Eynsford residents. Your Village Hall requires a new treasurer. Do you have the skills to help out as a trustee with this key role? The time commitment is modest. Maintaining the finances to a high standard is essential to the running of the Hall. The finance procedures are well established.
If you are able to help out please contact Malcolm Richardson (firstname.lastname@example.org or 01322 861695) or use the Contact Form
This is a key role. Please consider. The Hall is entering an exciting era as the Trustees work to secure its future – you could be part of that. Thank you.
The hall architect is working on the design of the new hall proposed for Harrow Meadow. Input from the community concerning the facilities desired will be really helpful. The survey also invites comment regarding the usage of Harrow Meadow which is owned by the Parish Council.
Thank you to all who have completed the design survey the closing date for which has now passed. The results are available here.
There will be another survey in the near future about the need for a community hall, the results from which will feed into the planning application. This will concern support for a community hall and its activities and its siting at Harrow Meadow.
The lottery has been running for several years and continues to be popular.
Total prize money now exceeds £17,000.
The proceeds are divided between prizes and the hall rebuild fund. There is a bumper draw twice each year.
Joining the lottery is simple – just complete this request. A lottery ticket can make a nice present and a gift certificate can be provided.
The Next Bumper Draw is in September 2017 for lottery members enrolled as at 9 September.
For sale – Eynsford Village Hall, The Heart of Village Life 1905-2005 by William G G Alexander at £5 each.
Written to mark the centenary of the Hall, William’s book records one hundred years of development and activity at the venue he regarded as the centre of village life.
William Alexander was born in Eynsford and farmed in the Darent Valley. He was Chairman of the Hall trustees for 24 years until 2001 and organised many fund raising events. He was awarded the OBE in 1984 for services nationally to agriculture. He was also the author of ‘A Farming Century’ – an agricultural history of the Darent Valley.
Click for the chairman’s 2016 report.
Click for the Hall’s 2016 accounts.
Registered charity 302737
For Eynsford inhabitants for meetings and other forms of recreation and leisure time occupation (charity objects 1928).