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Colyford, Devon,
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Welcome to the Colyford Memorial Village Hall Web Page. We are very proud of our wonderful hall and hope that the information contained here will answer some of your questions.If you have any queries, our contact numbers appear below.

The Hall was opened by Mrs C. Northcott on 3rd November 1956 and was blessed by the Rev. W.G. Wilson MA. Much improvement has taken place over the years. In the last 8 years a new kitchen, new toilets (including disabled) and a tea bar have been installed.

Location The Hall is situated on the main A3052 directly opposite the Church (St Michael's Chapel of Ease) and is easy to find in the centre of the village.

During August 2012 the roof was replaced and upgraded.

Carol Rapley (Booking Secretary) 01297 553808 or 07525 710730 carolrapley@hotmail.com  , Mrs Wendy Mills (Chairperson) and Mrs A. Waters (Secretary)

Our Village Hall is available for your event!     See what we can offer.

Entrance with access for wheelchair users.


The hall measures 16.4m x 7.4m (54ft x 24ft) with a curtained stage of 5.4m x 3.5m. (17.7ft x 11ft) There is an electric screen and an overhead projector and broadband available. (Contact the Booking Secretary) The hall has a small Bar and there is seating for 155 if the hall is required for talks. There 18 tables (6ft x 2ft 6in) and 20 tables (3ft x 2ft 3in) for functions. There is now a new tea bar with a hatch, which enables you to serve refreshments straight into the hall.


This room is 5.8m x 3.9m (19ft x 12ft 6in) with chairs, tables and access to kitchen, main hall and stage. This room is available for a small seated meeting (around 35 people), and also committee meetings.
This also includes the use of the kitchen.


There is a roomy 6.7m x 2.6m (22ft x 8ft 6in) working area, well fitted kitchen, with preparation area, modern gas cooker, dishwasher, hot cupboard, water heater, fridge and serving access to both main hall and committee/meeting room.

The kitchen has also been designed for use by the disabled with low preparation counters.


There is direct access from the A3052 to the large hardstanding car park.

Toilets: Male, Female and Disabled.


Monday: all day Upholstery (weekly)
afternoon Stitchers (twice monthly)
afternoon Colyford and District Flower Club (monthly)
evening Bingo (weekly)
Wednesday: morning Keep Fit (weekly)
morning Improvers French (Committee Room) (weekly)
afternoon Colyford W.I. (monthly)
National Trust-Axe Valley Centre (monthly)
evening Colyton Parish History Society (4 monthly)
Colyton Gardening Society (monthly)
Thursday: morning Water Colour Painting (weekly)
afternoon Tea Dances (fortnightly)
afternoon Noahs Ark Playgroup (fortnightly)
evening Colyford Short Mat Bowls (weekly)
Friday: morning Pilates (weekly)
evening Sequence Dancing (monthly)
Saturday: Axe Valley Lace Group (monthly)
Sunday: morning Table Top Sales (winter months)
afternoon Irish Set Dancing (monthly)

These are some of the events that are on in the hall, read the Events listing for others.
tel: Carol Rapley 01297 553808 or 07525 710730 for more information on the above.

Hire the hall for your club or organisation!


Commercial Societies Local User Groups and Societies etc. Occasional Societies etc.
3 Hours(minimum) £45.00 £28.00 £32.00
4 Hours £55.00 £33.00 £38.00
6 Hours £75.00 £45.00 £50.00
8 Hours £90.00 £60.00* £65.00*


1. The above commercial rates are inclusive of PRS fees.
2. * denotes additional hours will be charged at £8.00 per hour.
3. A commercial user is defined as an organisation whose sole purpose is to trade in goods, services or provide entertainment for the public, for profit.

Iris Parsons Room/Committee Room

Private/Local Societies:   £10.00 for a minimum period of 3hours.
Commercial: £14.00 for minimum period of 3 hours.
plus £5.00 per hour for extra hours.

Bar Licence


To book the Memorial Hall
please contact bookings secretary
Carol Rapley
01297 553808 or 07525 710730

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