Buckfastleigh Town Hall

Facilities
  • Bar available

  • Disabled access

  • Disabled toilets

  • Inside toilets

  • Kitchen available

  • Stage available

  • WiFi

Description

It was built in 1887 as a “Town Hall, Institute, Technical School, Free Library and other like purposes” for the use of the inhabitants of Buckfastleigh. It is run as a charity known as the Buckfastleigh Town Hall and Institute.

Use of the kitchen is included in bookings for the Main Hall and Rooms 2/3. The Oven (in Rm 2 Kitchen), PA System and Small Projector/Screen can be hired at a cost of £10 per booking. Cinema Equipment available to Hire.

Musical Events : An additional £1.00 per session will be charged for bookings where music is played unless proof is provided that it is exempt from Performing Right Society Copyright.

Cancelled Bookings : Rooms booked and not used will be charged for, unless at least 24 hours prior notice is given for the cancellation.

green room
The Green Room (2)

For one off bookings in the Main Hall please contact Clair Stevens, Town Hall Administrator on 01364 388017 or admin@buckfastleigh.gov.uk to discuss. The administrator reserves the right to refuse a booking.

Deposits : Deposits are required. Speak to admin.

Restrictions On Times : License restrictions are as follows :
Monday to Thursday inclusive – 7:00pm to 12:00 midnight
Friday to Saturday inclusive – 7:00pm to 12:30 midnight

The Town Hall is licensed to serve alcohol. A Sale of Alcohol Permission form can be purchased from the Town Hall office for a fee of £21. Please allow at least 10 days for this prior to your booking. The Town Hall operates a ‘Think 25’ Policy. If you are lucky enough to look younger than 25 years old you will be asked for I.D.

Hire Charges

HIRING CHARGES FOR THE TOWN HALL (Effective 1st April 2020)

ROOM RATE PER HOUR SPECIAL RATE * NOTES

MAIN HALL £16.50 £13.00 MAX CAPACITY 250

ROOM 2 OR ROOM 3 £11.00 £9.00 MAXIMUM CAPACITY 60 PER ROOM

COUNCIL CHAMBER £11.00 £9.00 MAXIMUM CAPACITY 20

ROOM 5 £8.00 £5.50 MAXIMUM CAPACITY 10

(*) Special rates apply to registered Charities, CIC and not for profit organisations (proof required).

A 20% discount will be applied to all bookings of 4 hours or more for Buckfastleigh/Buckfast Residents paying Council Tax to Teignbridge District Council (Proof required)

Activities & Services
Activity Type Description Day(s) Time Contact Phone Email
Indoor Physical
Circuit Training
Monday & Wednesday
6.30pm - 7.30pm
Jaine Swift
07966051949
Children and Young People
Ki-Aikido - Young Children Session
Tuesday
5pm-5.40pm
Buckfastleigh Ki-Aikido
01364388017
Email
Children and Young People
Ki-Aikido Older Children session
Tuesday
6pm-6.40pm
Anton
01364 654916
Email
Indoor Physical
Ki-Aikido
Tuesday
7pm-9pm
Anton
01364 654916
Email
Indoor Physical
Pilates
Tuesday
9.15-12pm
Faith Burch
07952 157585
Indoor Physical
Yoga
Wednesday
10.30-12pm
Anne Wright
Indoor Physical
Yoga
Thursday
6.30pm-8pm
Anne Wright
Social Groups
The Friendship Group
Monday
9.30-12pm
Children and Young People
All Sing Sunday - Sing & Share lunch once a month
Sunday
10.15am-1pm
Children and Young People
Hello Winter/Hello Summer programme of free activities for Children
Various
Various
Inga Page
01364 642576
Email
Public Meeting
Buckfastleigh Town Council meetings
Wednesday
7.30pm
Judith Hart
01364 642576
Email
Social Groups
South Devon Railway Museum monthly meeting
Thursday
7.30pm
Other
Buckfastleigh W.I. monthly meeting
Tuesday
7pm
Education
One to One Education service - private
Daily
various
Entertainment
Cinema - monthly film showings with cocktail bar & snacks
Saturdays
7.30pm