Finishing off the weekend of folk activities in the ‘Dale, everybody is agog at the big Session Tent on the green at the Recreation Ground just adjacent to the hall. Cleverly furnished with carpets and sofas left over from last weekend’s Charity Auction, the Session Tent had a unique appeal. Thanks to Julie Humes for […]
The trustees of the charity that manages the village hall and recreation ground are eager to get feedback from the users of the facilities. A simple way to comment is to drop in to our monthly meetings, held every 4th Wednesday of the month, at 7:00pm in the hall.
This month’s meeting on Wednesday the 23rd […]
Life at Allendale Village Hall is always quite consuming for us volunteers who help to keep the place running. But everything, in general, seems to be reasonably in good control.
We’re going to try to update our news more regularly here, in the coming days, weeks and months, but in the meantime, this latest post is […]
Thanks to a special grant through our county councillor (Colin Horncastle’s) Discretionary Fund, we have been able to put up an acoustic (sound transference abatement) curtain on the Main Hall side of the sliding doors. It’s an elegant beginning solution to the challenge of holding a meeting in the New Hall, say, while a rambunctious […]
At our regular monthly meeting, just this past 4th Wednesday in January, the trustees decided to adopt, for a trial year, a completely volunteer basis for running the premises. This strategy, if it is successful, should help significantly on our expenses, and ensure that the entire facility stays in the black for the foreseeable future.