Southwick Village Hall Facilities

The hall is a Spacious, bright building; comprising of three rooms: the main hall, a smaller meeting/committee room and a annex bar lounge.

We are Licensed for a total of 100, with public entertainment licence and fire certification. We are fully licenced and stock a wide range of drinks. The Hall is regularly booked as a Function Room for, wedding receptions, anniversaries, christenings, charity fundraising events, concerts, adults' and children's birthday parties, dances, meetings and many community groups. It is also an ideal venue for training days and conferences.

There are over 50 parking bays in our two car parks and there is easy, level access for disabled or less mobile visitors.

The building comprises:

  • Entrance Foyer
  • Main hall with large raised proscenium stage area which can seat max 120 'theatre style' or 100 at tables
  • Small Committee/Meeting Room with access to main hall via the inner foyer; can seat up to 16
  • Comfortable Bar Lounge Annex with views through to the main hall when sliding concertina doors are open; can seat 40 at small tables
  • Kitchen with serving hatches to Main Hall
  • Separate Disabled Toilet facilities and a hearing loop for the main hall
  • Changing Rooms and Shower, access via the Bar Lounge Annex

We have both rectangular and square tables to suite your event, complimented by various chair styles. The floor in the Main Hall is polished wood so that dancing is a dream over the entire space. The sound system and lighting and the stage can be configured to users' requirements.

Main Hall

Accessed from the front entrance lobby, the Main Hall has a stage equipped to professional standards with lighting rig and sound system, an induction loop for the hard of hearing, a sprung maple floor recognised as the best in the area for dancing, and a small raised dais at the rear. It has thermostatically controlled central heating. Doors lead from the entrance lobby, giving access to the kitchen and annex lounge.

Bar Lounge Annex

The Bar Lounge Annex is entered either from the kitchen, the main hall via sliding concertina curtainor or from a corridor leading from the playing field. This enables the Annex Bar Lounge to be used for separate functions from those using the Main Hall. It has a carpeted floor, windows on one sides, a fire exit, an independently controlled central heating system. A door at the far end leads to ladies, gents and disabled toilets with washbasins and water heaters, and two changing rooms with showers.

Meeting/Committee Room

The Meeting/Committee Room is a small room located off the entrance lobby, ideal for small-scale meetings and as a changing room for performers using the stage, since a door in the room leads directly to the stage. Can seat up to 16

Common Facilities

The Kitchen - The Kitchen is located off the front lobby between the Main Hall and Annex Bar Lounge. It is a shared facility available to all users of the Hall and has a large gas cooker, electric water heater, microwave oven, refrigerator, and two stainless steel sinks along with a large central stainless steel preperation area. Two serving hatchs with lockable shutters opens into the Main Hall, making it easy to serve refreshments during events in the Main Hall, the Annex Bar Lounge and the Meeting/Committee Room.

Car Parking - There are a number of parking spaces at the Front Car Park, with more at the Rear Car Park. On-street parking is also available on Frome Road.

Wi-fi - Free Wireless Internet connection with a 30mb speed is available throughout the building.

Toilets - Leading off the front lobby are the gentlemen-s and ladies- toilets. More gentlemen's, ladies' and a disabled toilet are adjacent to the Bar Lounge Annex, which can also be accessed from the Main Hall. These latter facilities, along with two changing rooms and showers, were newly built in 2008.