Small Hall: Conditions of Use

  The following restrictions on use apply:

  • No religious meeting that is contrary to the doctrines and beliefs of the Methodist Church.
  • No alcoholic beverages of any kind.
  • No Gambling. 
  • No Martial Arts, unless strictly for self-defence. 
  • No individual political parties within one month prior to elections. 
  • No frequent (daily/weekly) lets for retailing - monthly is acceptable. 
  • No event which will clearly bring the church into disrepute.



  • The premises must be vacated promptly at the end of the period booked and left clean and tidy. 
  • Evening hire of the premises must end no later than 10.30pm when doors are locked.
  • Please ensure all lights are turned off before you leave the premises. 
  • Please ensure all heaters, if used, are turned off before you leave the premises. 



  • The hire fee must be paid at least two weeks prior to the use of the premises.
  • If, in exceptional circumstances, the premises become unavailable after a booking has been offered or confirmed, the fee paid will be refunded in full.  No liability will be accepted for any cost/compensation.
  • At least one week's notice is required for any cancellation by the hirer; otherwise regrettably the deposit/full charge will be forfeited.
  • Separate insurance may be required, please check with the Booking Secretary.