New Treasurer Needed for Buckland Newton Village Hall
Buckland Newton Village Hall Committee is looking for a new Treasurer.Are you good with figures and/or have some financial experience?Are you experienced at VAT returns?Are you looking for a way to contribute something to your community?Buckland Newton Village Hall Committee is made up of volunteers and meets approximately 4 times a year to ensure the smooth running of the Village Hall for the local community and surrounding areas.If you think you may be able to give 2 hours of your time a month, please contact Vincent McKenna on email@example.com for a more detailed discussion.
Buckland Newton Village Hall (Charity No. 282290)
Redesigned in 2000 and rebuilt to a high standard, Buckland Newton's Village Hall
is the ideal venue for your group's meetings, functions or shows. It's also the
perfect surroundings for private parties, wedding receptions or birthday
The Village Hall is adjacent to the Piddletrenthide to Sturminster Newton
road (B3143) and has car parking. Postcode DT2 7BZ, Grid Reference ST
69363 05198. The Village Hall is approximately 150 yards south (towards
Dorchester) of the Parish Field / primary school crossroads, and 200 yards
north (towards Pulham and Sturminster Newton) of the Old Chapel Stores.
The main hall is light and spacious with large areas of glass in both roof and south-
facing elevations, giving a very pleasant and well-lit environment. In fine weather
double doors can be opened onto the attractive sheltered and covered patio.
The provision of both overhead and adjustable wall lighting provides the ideal
ambience for all occasions. There is a well-proportioned stage, with lighting and a
sound system may be available for hire. The main hall also has a sprung maple
floor, making it ideal for dances and keep-fit.
The Hall comprises the Main Hall, a Committee Room, Kitchen and Toilets
(including disabled access). The Main Hall and the Committee Room may be hired
separately or as a whole.
All heating costs are included in the hire charges. The Hall may be hired by the
session or for a whole day. The Hall is a No Smoking area.
The Main Hall
The Main Hall measures approximately 11.5 metres by 8.5 metres (37 feet by 27
feet). There is a 6 metre by 3 metre (20' x 10') Stage, equipped with a lighting bar
and sound system. A cloakroom/bar area at the back of the hall can be separated
from the main hall by a roller shutter. The lighting may be dimmed as required and
the rooflights are fitted with roller blinds.
The Main Hall will accommodate approximately 130 people seated in auditorium
style, or a maximum of 100 seated at tables.
The Kitchen is fully equipped with oven and hob, refrigerator and microwave and
adjoins the Main Hall via a shutter and serving area.
The Committee Room
For smaller meetings, the Committee Room (measuring 6 metres by 3.5 metres -
20' x 11') will accommodate 20 people. This part of the Hall has just been
refurbished to a very high standard and is perfect for smaller meetings or events.
We Need Help from You!•Would you like to help your community in 2024?•WOULD YOU LIKE TO MEET NEW PEOPLE AND JOIN OUR FRIENDLY cOMMITTEE?•Could you give two hours a month to manage the Village Hall’s accounts and be the Hall’s Treasurer?To get in touch please contact Kate, Chair of the Committee 07860 582362