Piddletrenthide Memorial Hall

The Memorial Hall provides a suitable venue for all sorts of meetings, events, parties (christening, birthday, anniversary etc), wedding receptions, funeral wakes, club dinners etc.

Picture of inside the Hall, 2014

It is licensed for entertainment for up to 150 people dancing or closely seated, or 75 seated at tables. There is no alcohol licence, which would be the sole responsibilty of the Hirer to obtain if required.

There is a raised stage area available, with simple lighting available (See the Committee) and the rear wall is sutable for use as a projection screen.

The Hall also has a newly refurbished and extended comprehensive kitchen and outside is a rear garden space suitable for pre-drinks, picnics etc.

  • The 90th Birthday Party - 28/09/2013. A short article.
  • A short history of the Piddletrenthide Memorial Hall is available here
  • A transcript of the newspaper article in the Dorset County Chronicle and Somersetshire Gazette, March 8th, 1923 is available here.

Memorial Hall Hire charges from 1 April 2010 to date.

Occasional users:

Local users : £6 per hour

Other users : £8 per hour

Regular users:

Country Dancing: £8

Over 60's Club: £12

Parish Council: £12.50

Gardens Club: Meetings £12, Shows : £25

Occasional users:

Suppers: £25

Parties: Child £20, Adult £30

Bingo £20

Jumble sale £20

Furniture & crockery are available for hire separately


22 Dark brown wooden chairs @ 25p each

4 Light brown wooden chairs @ 25p each


7 Brown formica top (6'x3') @ £4 each

10 Grey folding plastic @ £4 each

9 Card tables @ £1 each

Plus six 'ankle cracker' : good solid wooden tables each with 2 iron supports - No charge

Village BBQ stored at rear of Memorial Hall garden

No charge

Clothes rails


Crockery for hire

Dinner Plates-96; Side plates-91; Fruit bowls-93; Cups-84; Saucers-76
@ £5 per set of 24.

Goblet glasses per set of 24 £1.50

Teapot 50p

Cutlery, assorted, 3 dozen £1.50.

Contact Information

Chair of Management Committee : Ian Condon 01300 348250

Treasurer : Terry Cowley 01300 348247

Secretary : Ros Charlton 07774 988 980

Booking Clerk : Diana Clears 01300 348417

Cleaner : Ann Hawker 01300 348329