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Gilling West Village Hall

The Village

Gilling West is a picturesque village situated south of the busy A66 Trunk Road and three miles north of Richmond.

The Hall

The village hall is located in the centre of Gilling West and adjoining it is the John Ross Suite Education and Conference Centre which is available for hire by schools, colleges and businesses. The size and layout of Gilling West Village Hall make it an ideal choice for private and business functions. The hall is available for hire for: • Meetings/Small Conferences • Training • Parties • Sports Classes • Functions • Social Events etc. Regular activities ongoing in the hall include yoga, pilates, weight watchers and puppy socialisation classes


Rooms: Main Hall with stage 40' x 90', kitchen, meeting room and computer room. Heating: Available throughout hall Maximum Capacity: Main Hall – 100, meeting room - 24, computer room - 13 Facilities: The modern kitchen facilities include fridge, freezer, cooker and water boiler. There is also a facility to hire tablecloths. The John Ross suite has a seminar room with interactive whiteboard, ceiling digital projector and wireless broadband access. There are also toilet facilities available to all. Equipment: There are adequate chairs and tables and ample crockery and cutlery is available. Parking: There is a designated car park with six parking spaces and roadside parking opposite the main entrance. Access: There is access for all into the hall, but there are three steps up to the stage. Hire Charges: Hall £30 per half day/£50 full day John Ross Suite Room A (meeting room) £10 hour/£20 half day/£35 full day John Ross Suite Room B £12.50 hour/£35 half day/£65 full day Combined Rooms £45 half day/£80 full day Education rate £15 per session per room Registered Charity Number: 1118388


Michael Gauntlett 01748 823556 or John Ross Suite 0845 6448602 or


Accessible WC Accessible WC


Parking On Street Parking

What's On at Gilling West Village Hall

Daily Contact Notes
13:00 to 15:00 Post Office
The Post Office will open in the John Ross Suite on Tuesdays 1pm - 3pm and on Wednesdays 10am-12 noon. Henceforth it will open at these times each week.
To be confirmed
To be confirmed
Weekly Contact Notes
17:00 to 18:30 Weight Watchers
Come along and meet your leader, Steph. Steph has lost over 3 stone on the Weight Watchers plan to achieve her goal weight. She is looking forward to helping you achieve reaching your goal weight too!
Stephanie Kama (
18:00 to 21:00 Puppy Socialisation Class
Dog training activity.
Steve Hutchinson
13:00 to 15:00 Community Library & Book Exchange
Good quality books available to buy/exchange(donations to Village Hall funds)in the John Ross Suite. Library Service: Choose from a good range of books for free. This is your opportunity to come along to your local village hall and enjoy a sociable couple of hours every Tuesday and Wednesday during the open hours now adopted by the Post Office. Have a copy and a up with other local people...make new friends...borrow, buy or donate books...and support your village hall.
Also open on Wednesdays 10.00am - 12 noon
13:30 to 16:00 Upholstery Class
This will operate weekly in the Main Hall, ending on 24th November.
Barbara Willis
16:30 to 17:30 Step Class
Angela Stephenson
19:00 to 20:30 Yoga Class
Location: Main Hall. No end date.
Tracy Hunter
01325-717179; (m) 07786393960
Monthly (second of a month) Contact Notes
The second Monday of every month
14:00 to 16:00 St.Agatha's Guild
The next meeting will be on Monday May 11th at 2 pm in the Village Hall when Marian Moverley will talk about 'A Lady of Letters'. Do come along and meet others.
Brenda Gledhill
The second Thursday of every month
19:30 to 21:30 Gilling Gardening Society
The Society will meet in the Village Hall on the second Thursday of the month. Raffle and Refreshments will be provided. To gain further info. visit their new website:
Susan Wallis - Chair



Gilling West is situated to the right of the A66 as you travel towards Scotch Corner from Barnard Castle. It is signposted from the A66.
Hall Postcode: DL10 5JJ