Toft Hill and Etherley Community Centre

The Village

Toft Hill and Etherley are villages close to the town of Bishop Auckland. The area was predominately coal mining in the past and boasts attractive views over Wear Valley.

The Hall

Toft Hill and Etherley Community Centre was built in 1928 and in 1938 was given an official opening by the Duke of Kent. The size and layout of Toft Hill and Etherley Community Centre makes it an ideal choice for private and business functions. The hall is available for hire for: • Meetings/Seminars • Social Events • Fairs and Sales • Rehearsals • Training • Functions • Stage Productions/Concerts • Sports Classes • Dances There is also a sports field (football pitch size) available. Regular activities ongoing in the hall include WI, dancing, a toddler group and football during the season on the grounds.


Rooms: See floor plan below Heating: Available throughout hall Maximum Capacity: 200 in main hall, 60 in committee room Facilities:The presence of a stage, music system and piano make this an ideal venue for stage productions, concerts and parties. Toilets are accessible to all and the kitchen has recently been fully refurnished with new appliances. Equipment: The hall has adequate chairs and tables and there is ample crockery and cutlery available. There is also a public telephone. Parking: Designated car park with 20 – 25 spaces. Access: Ramp leading to main entrance and double entry doors for wheelchair access Hire Charges: Contact the hall directly Registered Charity Number: 1048441


Accessible WC


Ramp (up)