This is your opportunity to join us and help us in keeping your community Hall fit for purpose ensuring that it meets the requirements of the Parish and surrounding area now and in future. The task is not onerous – one meeting about every six weeks to discuss Hall matters and your input could be vital. Please come along and help us. EVERYONE WELCOME.
John Stainer – Vice Chair (01271 862236)
The Hall is used by a wide range of local groups and individuals being very much the focal point in this isolated rural community especially for younger people and the elderly.
All Day Events i.e. Wedding Receptions – £ 120.00
Dances, Parties, etc. – £ 80.00
Suppers, Concerts – £ 53.00
Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings per session for Meetings, Jumble Sales, Whist Drives, Coffee Mornings, Afternoon teas etc. – £24.00
Children’s Birthday Parties (per session – morning, afternoon or evening) – £28.00
Concessional rates by arrangement
Educational Classes (per session) – £15.00
Please contact the Booking Clerk for more details if a bar is required.
ROOM 2000 (per session – morning, afternoon or evening) – £15.00 per session
Hiring charges not covered above are by arrangement with the Booking Clerk.
Tables, chairs, crockery and cutlery can be hired for use off the premises (if available) – for a contribution/donation as agreed with the Booking Clerk in advance.
Electricity, gas and heating are included in the charge.
Please ensure that HEATING, COOKER, WATER HEATERS, LIGHTS, DISHWASHER, FRIDGES and ALL APPLIANCES are switched off after your event. Thank you.
BOOKING CLERK: Keith Oades – Tel: 01271-879599 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Public Meeting – West Down Parish Council
Social Groups – West Down Parish Hall Management Committee (new members welcome)
West Down Gardening Club (Gardening talks and visits)
FROM BARNSTAPLE – take the A361 to Ilfracombe. Drive through Braunton and Knowle. Heading towards Ilfracombe pass The Foxhunters Inn on your right and The Foxhunters Garage on your left. Just a short distance after the garage turn right at Dean Cross (signposted West Down) and continue for about 1/4 mile towards the village. At the next junction turn right and the Parish Hall entrance is there.
FROM ILFRACOMBE/WOOLACOMBE AREA – head for Mullacott Cross and from there take the A361 towards Barnstaple. After about 1 mile turn left at Dean Cross (signposted West Down) and continue for about 1/4 mile towards the village. At the next T-junction turn right and the Parish Hall entrance is there.
After a number of weeks of down time due to technical difficulties the ‘hosted’ Post Office service in the Parish Hall is now up and running again.
The Post Office Counter service was originally in the village shop but this was shut down at the end of 2008.
It was replaced by a ‘hosted’ service in the West Down Parish Hall and is open between the following times:
Mondays 1.15pm to 4.15pm
Wednesdays 9.15am to 12.15pm
Fridays 9.15am to 12.15pm
Available services: letters and parcels, bill payments and foreign exchange