newbiggin village hall

providing a creative rural environment

event, meeting and conference facilities

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The items and services below are available, if required. Please advise us of your requirements in advance.


Cooking area 870mm x 290mm

Suggested donation of £20/half day which includes use of propane gas.


8m x 4m marquee which can be erected on the grassed area behind the hall. Please note that no floor covering is provided.

Suggested donation: £50/day.


A digital projector, stand and large pull-up screen, suitable for Powerpoint presentations, etc is available.

Suggested donation £10/day.

Audio-visual systems

Conference equipment, laptops and other audio-visual equipment can be hired locally from Cannan and Brown in nearby Penrith.

Portable public address system

Suggested donation of £5/day or part day.


Display boards

These may be used to display items, or to partition off areas. There are six A1 boards (900mm x 600mm) on 1800mm poles.

Suggested donation of £25/day.


Flower Arrangements and Table Decorations

As a guide, a donation of £100 would provide a welcome arrangement (in the entrance lobby) and 6 individual table centre pieces.

Hot beverages

A kettle and a full-flow boiled water dispenser are always available. If you require small amounts of tea-bags, coffee, milk or sugar for your meeting, please let us know and we will try to help.