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Gainford Montalbo Village Hall

The Village

Gainford is conveniently situated between Barnard Castle and Darlington on the A67. It is a pleasant and picturesque old village on the slope of a hill which falls gradually to the Tees.

The Hall

The Montalbo Village Hall in Gainford dates back to the 18th century and was given to the village in 1956. The size and layout of the Montalbo Village Hall make it an ideal choice for private and business functions. The hall is available for hire for: • Meetings/Seminars • Corporate Events • Small Conferences • Stage Productions and Concerts • Training • Rehearsals • Parties • Functions • Sports Classes • Fairs and Sales • Social Events Regular activities ongoing in the hall include yoga, dressmaking, Pilates, and a garden club.


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Rooms: Ground Floor - main hall, supper room, kitchen First Floor - Office, committee room Heating: Available throughout the hall Maximum Capacity: 220 people Facilities: These include convenient 12 section portable steel and wood staging and an ample kitchen that includes tables, cooker and water boiler. Equipment: The village hall holds a large amount of equipment for all needs including snooker tables, adequate chairs, tables, crockery and cutlery. Parking: Designated car park with 5 parking spaces. There is also ample parking on the village green. Access: The hall is on two floors – no wheelchair access upstairs. Hire Charges Casual Hire: All rooms £75.00 All Rooms (Saturday) £95.00 Supper Room/Kitchen £45.00 Main Hall only £45.00 Committee Room £20.00 These bookings relate to a morning, afternoon or evening period of 5 hours Registered Charity Number: 520799



Tony Kennan 01325 730922/07836 673801, Neil Russell 01325 733140/07730 403630


Accessible WC Accessible WC (Transfer Space Limited)

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What's On at Gainford Montalbo Village Hall

Daily (including weekends) Contact Notes
Every day
Tennis Club
Two hard courts - please book
Wendy Withers
01325 730826
Weekly Contact Notes
10:00 to 15:00 Teesdale and Gainford Day Clubs (Lunch)
Vera Featherstone
01325 730071
14:00 to 15:00 Pilates
Sarah Rutter
01325 730059
19:00 to 20:30 Yoga
10:00 to 12:00 Yoga
Mick Brennan
01833 650497
10:00 to 11:00 Pilates
Sarah Rutter
01325 730059
19:30 to 21:00 Zumba
Lisa Varley
09:30 to 11:30 'Baby and Toddler Group
'Baby and Toddler Group,' and it is held on a Friday (term time only) 9.30am-11.30am. The contact is J.Nath tel: 01325 732115
01325 732115
Term Time only
Monthly (first of a month) Contact Notes
The first Monday of every month
19:00 Parish Council
Martin Clark
07884311302/01388 835712
Monthly (second of a month) Contact Notes
The second Tuesday of every month
19:00 Garden Club
Mike Caton
01325 730734
Monthly (fourth of a month) Contact Notes
The fourth Wednesday of every month
19:00 WI
Josie Caton
01325 730734
Monthly (second and fourth of a month) Contact Notes
The second and fourth Thursdays of every month
14:00 to 16:00 Teesdale Quilters
Margaret Foster
01325 730523
Ongoing Contact Notes
Ongoing events (no fixed date - contact for details)
Drama Club
Veronica Lowery
01325 730190
Ongoing events (no fixed date - contact for details)
Ladies Netball
Wendy Withers



Take the A67 from Barnard Castle towards Darlington; Gainford is located on the main road after approx. 8 miles. From this direction the village hall is on the right hand side opposite St. Osmund’s Church. Hall Postcode: DL2 3DY NB This hall does not have a postcode, the one given is a nearby location