The Green, Wembdon
A state of the art new Village Hall is opening to be known as, The Green at Wembdon in 2016. Events are being planned to start in late April with the facilities available for hire from June 1st 2016 to include weddings, parties, corporate events, table top sales, music, drama, quizzes and more.
The Main hall - with a seated capacity of 180 at tables can also be divided by an acoustic screen providing two independent small halls, The Kidsbury and The Crowpill. A comfortable Community Lounge is also available for hire, with use of projector and screen.
The Green at Wembdon will be home to a preschool, Wembdon Sunshiners, in a purpose built wing with an imaginative outside learning and play area. During 2016,
Wembdon Cricket Club and Wembdon Junior Football Club will begin to use the sports fields when the new pitches are ready for play.
The Green sits in park land and playing fields of 11 acres. The main hall, community lounge and bar have French windows offering panoramic views towards Wembdon Church and The Common.
Vehicle access for The Green at Wembdon includes a large car park off Homberg Way, NDR, 10 minutes from junction 23, M5 and 20 minutes from junction 24, M5.
Pedestrian access is available from
Wembdon Park, Church Road, Wembdon
The public footpath alongside Wembdon St George’s Church also leads via the Common to The Green.
Adjacent to The Green is a large area of public open space suitable for dog walking. Only dogs on leads are permitted on Wembdon Park and the Sports fields.
Facilities within the building include a large fully equipped kitchen, a kitchenette, a full bar, sound system, a hearing loop is planned, large screen TV, projector, fully sprung wooden floor and underfloor heating. The whole building provides easy access for all.
The sports fields are available for hire and the building has changing rooms and showers. A licensed bar is available by arrangement and the private sale of alcohol is not permitted.
The hall committee is planning a wide range of activities at The Green and would welcome enquiries from those interested in booking private parties and for those who would like to run clubs or groups. Please see our terms and conditions and hire cost schedule for more details. Dates for open days for those wishing to hire the hall will be announced in January 2016.
The official opening events in late May will include invitations for the local community, user groups and prospective users to enjoy a variety of celebrations.
The Green is planning, in partnership with other village organisations, to host village celebrations for the Queens 90th Birthday, Sunday June 12th 2016.
The Green will also offer additional space for the Annual WCA Village Day in August.
For further enquiries please visit our web site firstname.lastname@example.org, or ring 07594 299533.
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