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FAQs

What can the hall be used for?

All sorts of things!  Recent activities include birthday parties for children and adults, christening parties, baby showers, wedding receptions, company meetings, fitness classes, yoga classes, badminton (there are court markings), toddler play, wakes, dog training, fundraising activities, craft fairs, wine tasting, quiz nights.  Please contact our bookings secretary to discuss your event.

What can the Green Room be used for?

The room can be accessed from both the main hall and the stage.  It is suitable for use as a meeting room, breakout space or preparation space for entertainers using the stage.  It has also been used as Santa's grotto at the Christmas craft fair!

Can I look at the hall before booking?

Yes, please contact our bookings secretary to arrange a viewing.

When can I hire the hall?

The hall can be hired between 9am and midnight subject to availability.  Entertainment is permitted during the following hours:

Monday to Friday 12.00 – 23.00

Saturday 12.00 – midnight

Sunday 12.00 – 22.30 (music only)

No entertainment is permitted on Christmas Day.

What size is the hall?

Please refer to the facilities page for dimensions of the hall.

Is there a car park?

Yes there is a large car park next to the hall . Hirers have priority over other car park users.

Is there disabled parking?

Yes, there is one disabled parking space next to the hall.  There are no general space markings so cars can be parked to suit the users.

Does the hall have outside space?

Yes, there is a grassed area behind the hall in addition to the car park.  There is also a children’s playground and playing fields adjacent to the hall.  Please note that use of the playing fields for events is by separate arrangement with Dacorum Council.

Is kitchen equipment provided?

Some equipment is provided.  Please refer to the facilities page for details.

Are there baby changing facilities?

Yes, there are baby changing facilities in the accessible toilet and female toilets.

Is there level access to the hall?

Yes, the main entrance is level.  There is one step up to access the hall via the kitchen.  Within the hall there are no steps other than to access the stage.

I'm planning my wedding, is there a church nearby where we could hold our service?

Yes, the lovely St Mary Magdalene church in Flaunden is 5 minutes walk from the hall.  For more details about the church please see http://www.cheniesbenefice.org/home

Can I have a bouncy castle at my party?

Yes, please speak with your supplier to ensure the bouncy castle will fit within the hall.  Please refer to the Facilities page for hall dimensions.

Can I put up decorations?

Yes, rings are provided on the columns to hang up decorations.

Do I need an alcohol licence to sell or serve drinks at my event?

A licence from Dacorum Council is necessary to sell alcohol but not to serve it.

How much does it cost to hire the hall?

Please contact our bookings secretary who will be able to provide you with costs.

Do I need to pay a deposit?

Yes, a deposit is required to secure your booking.