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Butterknowle Village Hall

The Village

Butterknowle is a pretty village within the Gaunless Valley, close to the town of Bishop Auckland. It is home to the Gaunless Valley Visitor Centre which celebrates 600 years of industrial heritage in the area.


The Hall

The Hall (Registered Charity Number:  520749)

The Village Hall is located on Pinfold Lane in Butterknowle.  The Hall has served the community since 1962.

The trustees of the Village Hall Association purchased the land on which the hall stands for £311.11s.0d which equates to approximately £4000.00 in today’s money. 

The hall was extensively refurbished and modernised in 2001.

The hall is ideal for private and business functions.

Regular activities include WEEKLY, Modern Sequence Dancing, Parent and Toddler Group, Carpet Bowls, Bingo, Zumba, Gentle Martial Arts and Youth Club.  MONTHLY, Supper Dance, Open Mic.  ANNUALLY, Beer and Music Festival. 

Social events are also organised throughout the year.

Features

RoomsMain Hall, Kitchen, Bar Area, Meeting Room.  There is a small outdoor area to the rear of the hall.

Maximum Capacity:  200

Facilities The extensive facilities include an excellent stage and dance floor, spacious bar and dining area, fully modern and well equipped kitchen, a small meeting room.  There are toilets including a special access toilet.

Free Wi Fi access.

There are adequate tables, chairs crockery and cutlery.

There is also an on-site car park with two marked special access spaces.

Contact

Booking officer, Heather, on 01388 710884. Mr Bryan Whiley 01388 710855

Facilities

Accessible WC Accessible WC

Designated Parking 2 Disabled Spaces


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What's On at Butterknowle Village Hall

Weekly Contact Notes
Mondays
19:30 to 22:00 SEQUENCE DANCING

Tuesdays
19:30 to 20:30 ZUMBA
ZUMBA EXERCISE CLASS JUST TURN UP 4.00 A SESSION

Wednesdays
10:00 to 12:00 PARENT AND TODDLER
0 TO 5 YEARS TERM TIME ONLY 1.50 FOR FIRST CHILD 00.50 FOR EACH ADDITIONAL CHILD INCLUDES REFRESHMENTS
KIRSTY
07557 802425
Thursdays
14:00 to 16:00 CARPET BOWLS
INCLUDES REFRESHMENTS JUST TURN UP IF YOU FANCY HAVING A GAME

Fridays
10:00 to 11:00 Gentle Martial Arts for 50+
Martial Arts for those over 50 years old Refreshments provided
BRYAN WHILEY
01388 710855
Monthly (first of a month) Contact Notes
The first Saturday of every month
20:00 to 23:30 SUPPER DANCE
7.00 INCLUDES PIE AND PEA SUPPER
JUNE WILSON
01388 718448
Ongoing Contact Notes
Ongoing events (no fixed date - contact for details)
19:19 to 23:23 BUTTERKNOWLE OPEN MIC
OPEN MIC LAST SUNDAY IN EACH MONTH MUSICIANS AND LISTENERS WELCOME FREE ADMISSION FULL BAR RAFFLE SANDWICHES AVAILABLE
BRYAN WHILEY
01388 710855

LOCATION

Directions

Head from Barnard Castle along the B6278 (past Glaxo). Take the first right signposted Copley. Follow the road to Copley then follow the B6282 into Butterknowle. The village hall is situated on Pinfold Lane. Hall Postcode: DL13 5PP