Memorial Hall

STBI&WMH Image 001 View from the HighwaySt Breward Institute & War Memorial Hall Limehead St Breward Bodmin PL30 4LU  

October  2017

The Memorial Hall has been given the opportunity by Aviva to bid for a grant towards replacing the curtains in the Reading Room of the Hall

From Tuesday 24 October until Tuesday 21 November we would be really grateful if you would vote online for us by following the link below.

And if you were able to forward it on to other people, that would be really helpful

https://community-fund.aviva.co.uk/voting/project/view/17-5581

More information from Hall Secretary Veronica,  01208 8507278 memorialhall@stbrewared.net

 

 

 

All post to the Secretary/Booking Clerk Veronica Stansfield                              Ptarmigan Tregenna Road Blisland Bodmin PL30 4JS                                           01208 850727        memorialhall@stbreward.net

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The Reading Room

A warm and welcoming Village Community Hall with Superfast Broadband and wifi.  The Hall consists of two light and spacious west facing rooms served by a kitchen suitable for the preparation and serving of light refreshments. Equipped with, double induction hob, microwave, small fridge, crockery, cutlery and glassware. Disabled toilet facilities are available and a Baby Change Unit are available

A total of 48 chairs and 19 tables are available, plus display boards.

The Memorial Hall has a PRS/PPL licence making it an ideal venue for parties. The Hall is licenced by the Motion Picture Licencing Corporation (MPLC) to show films through the Moorland Community Cinmea

The Reading Room is equipped with an Interactive Smartboard and Projector, (Laptop and DVD Interface), which also connects to an overhead webcam for tabletop demonstrations.  Superfast Broadband with wifi, Public Address System with microphone and hearing Loop System.  This room is fully carpeted with a seated capacity of 40, standing 60,

The War Memorial Room is equipped with a 60 inch wall mounted monitor, (Laptop and DVD Interface).  Superfast Broadband with wifi, Public Address System with microphone and a Hearing Loop System.  This room has a wooden floor with a seated capacity of 45, standing 80.

The Memorial Hall is the ideal venue for various events, ativities and parties as shown by the photos below

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Rental is generally in three session, morning, afternoon or evening. Please contact the Secretary for rental charges and to arrange a visit to the Hall

The Hall is also home to The Moorland Community Cinema (currently run by the Trustees of the Hall). Opened in the autumn of 2015 the community cinema shows mainly classic films with occasioanl recent releases and film shows for children.  Films are usually shown on the first Saturday afternoon of the month.  Doors open at 1.30pm, film starts at 2pm Annual Membership £2 Admission Donations Members £3 Visitors £4.  Full details and a list of the 2017 Film Programme can be found

St Breward Institute & War Memorial Hall opened as a Reading Room in 1909, the War Memorial Hall was added in 1923, built in memory of those men from the parish who served in The Great War.  Refurbished in 1993, major improvement work commenced in the Hall centenary year 2009 and was completed in 2013.  The Hall, now known locally as the Memorial Hall is a registered charity run by a Management Committee of Trustees

The Memorial Hall is ‘Home’ to: the Art Group, Camera Club, Carnival Committee, Garden Club, History Group, Moorland Community Cinema, Parish Council, WI, full details of these organisations can be found under ‘Local Organisations’  Click here

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………………………………………….and a Chiropody Clinic. Contact Danial Carter, Mobile 077386 98668

The Hall is also home to The Moorland Community Cinema, opened in the Autumn of 2015 the community cinema show mainly classic films with the occasional recent releases and childrens films.  Annual Membership £2, Admission Donations £3 Members, £4 Visitors.  Doors open at 1.30pm film starts at 2pm, full information and the 2017 Film Programme can be found here

Toilet Twinning 

The Memorial Hall is the third place in St Breward to be ‘Toilet Twinned’ the others are the Public Toilet at Row and the Village Hall toilets. The Dance Divas (Belly Dancers) formerly based in St Breward raise money to twin toilets

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Cherry Mitchell & Ivor Chivers Memorial Hall Committee, Ann Coker, Jane Hanscomb and Becky Storr from the Dance Divas

 

 

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Computer Classes        Internet things one                                          

Since the Autum of 2013 we have been running various ‘Computer’ Classes/Sessions in the Hall, the aim is to have a community in which everyone, whatever their age, income or education, can use the Internet safely and with confidence. We consider it very important that people become familiar with the use of computers, not necessarily in great depth, but to be able to access services and to keep

 

More information about courses for 2018 from Memorial Hall Secretary Veronica Stansfield 01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.net