Category Archives: Claxton and Carleton St Peter Village Hall

The Village Hall is a charity registered with the Charity Commission under Charity No 303927. Details can be found at http://www.charitycommission.gov.uk/find-charities/.

Bookings Contact: Jo Bissonnet Tel: 01508 484081

The Hall is run by a Management Committee, which meets 4-5 times a year or as required. All members of the Committee are Trustees of the charity. The current Trustees are
Chair: Julia Kaye, Secretary: Lesley Hamblin, Treasurer: Mike Balmer. Other Trustees: John Ford, Sarah Carter, Robert Ellis, Mary Button, Jo Bissonnet, Rosie Gidlow and Andrew Mussell.

HIRING CHARGES (effective 1 April 2013)

Short hire £8 per hour / Morning 0800-1200 £30 / Afternoon 1300-1700 £30
Evening 1800-2400 £45 / All Day 0800-2400 £100 / Longer hires by negotiation.

Use of the fully-licensed bar can also be arranged.

If you would like to take a look around the Village Hall or make a booking, call Jo Bissonnet on 01508-484081 or e-mail her at jobissonnet@gmail.com.

If you would like to be kept informed of events happening at the Village Hall please send a short e-mail to claxtonvh@gmail.com with your name, asking to be added to our distribution list.

50/50 Auction Report

A lot of hard work by a small number of volunteers ensured that the first 50/50 Auction in Claxton for many years went off successfully on Sunday 16 September. There were in excess of 150 items put in for sale, … Continue reading

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Village Hall 2018 AGM Minutes [UNCONFIRMED UNTIL APPROVED BY 2019 AGM]

MINUTES OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING HELD ON 12th JULY 2018 Present: Julia Kaye, Lesley Hamblin, Mike Balmer, Sarah Carter, Robert Ellis, Mary Button, John Ford, Rosie Gidlow and Andrew Mussell. Apologies: Jo Bissonnet Others present: Pat Clare The minutes of … Continue reading

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Claxton Village Hall 50/50 Auction, Sunday 16 September

The Village Hall will be holding its first 50/50 Auction in several years on Sunday 16 September.  This is a chance for you to make some money by selling unwanted items, and also to pick up a bargain. The schedule … Continue reading

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Fair on the Yare 2018 – thanks from Claxton Village Hall

The following has been received from the Chair of Claxton Village Hall, Julia Kaye. Dear Carolyn I am writing to say thank you on behalf of the VH committee for the donation from this year’s event. In the near future … Continue reading

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Village Hall Annual Accounts 2017-18

At last night’s Village Hall AGM the Trustees approved the accounts for 2017-18, which are shown below.  A record of the AGM will appear on these pages in the coming days. They also considered the responses received to the recent … Continue reading

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News from the Village Hall

Sunday 16th September sees the return of the 50/50 Auction and we will be welcoming Edgar Hoddy who has agreed to be our auctioneer.  This should be a good day for both buyers and sellers and an opportunity to raise … Continue reading

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Village Hall 200 Club update

Following July’s Community Café we now have 56 numbers taken, meaning there are still 144 left for everyone else.  Congratulations to Sarah Carter, whose No 56 was drawn out by one of our visiting walkers from Beccles this morning.  Sarah went home … Continue reading

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Quiz Night 2018 report

10 teams turned out on Saturday evening to compete for the Claxton Quiz Challenge Cup (actually we don’t have a trophy – yet).  In a closely-fought contest marked by judicious use of Jokers and numerous sighs of exasperation at the fickleness of short-term memory, the … Continue reading

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News from the Village Hall

Thank you to everyone in Claxton & Carleton St Peter who has returned their Village Hall Questionnaire.  If you have not already done so, please return it as soon as possible as we are keen to look at the responses … Continue reading

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Village Hall Questionnaire – Your chance to HAVE A SAY

In the coming days the Trustees of the Village Hall will be putting a short questionnaire through every letterbox in Claxton and Carleton St Peter.  They are anxious to learn from you all what you would like your Village Hall … Continue reading

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