Birstall Village Hall

Birstall Village Hall is currently not available to hire due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Birstall Village Hall is situated in the heart of the Village on the corner of School Lane and Birstall Road. There is a free long-stay Car Park at the back of the Hall on the School Lane Playing Fields with some disabled parking spaces.

Due to the COVID-19 we have reduced the number of people that are permitted in the hall and have introduced a one way system clearly marked with floor markings and hand sanitising stations at the entrances and exits.

  • The number of attendees (people in the Village Hall) will comply with the 2-metre gap recommended by the Government Guidance – max number of 15
  • The number of attendees (people in the Village Hall) will comply with the 1-metre gap recommended by the Government Guidance but must wear face coverings at all times – max number of 30
  • Wherever possible people should be seated side by side rather than facing each other.
  • The main large kitchen is currently not available for hire at the village hall

The Hall is widely used during the day and evenings by various Clubs and Groups (all of which can be contacted via this Office).

The Hall is available for hire and makes an ideal setting for a party / function. The staging also makes the Hall perfect for amateur dramatics, plays etc.

To make the venue accessible by all their is a ramped entrance and accessible toilets inside the village hall. There are also baby changing facilities in the Ladies toilets.

The Hall measures 13.5m x 10.40m (44'4" x 34'2"). It seats 120 if the seats are laid out in rows (theatre/cinema style). If tables are being set out for a meal, it comfortably seats around 70 people.

Furniture available for use consists of:
15 trestle tables (180cm x 76 cm / 72" x 30")
120 chairs.
4 low level Children's tables (110cm x 55cm / 44" x 22") complete with small chairs.

The kitchenette comes free with the hire of the hall and contains, 1 washing up sink, a hand washing sink and 2 x kettles only.

If the main kitchen is required for catering, there is an extra charge depending on usage requirements - see the booking form for full explanation and break down of hall hire charges.