Geldeston Village Hall


At The Heart Of The Community.

Booking The Hall

If you wish to book the hall please check the calendar below for availability.

Hall Events

Numerous events take place here at Geldeston Village Hall including Bowls, Village Screen, Art Classes, and much more.


We are refurbishing the Hall so are currently fundraising so please see if you can help in any way.


Geldeston Village Hall

Geldeston Village Hall

Geldeston Village hall was originally built by the Dowson family in the 1920's for the purpose of showing films. Since those days we have seen many changes but the hall continues to be at the heart of the village and its activities.
We are the focal point for all the local events including our renowned Village Fete, the Big Breakfast and much more. Regular activities include an Indoor Bowls club, Pilates, Zumba, Keep Fit, Weekly coffee mornings as well as frequent films shows.

We are Dementia Friendly

Village Hall AGM

The Village Hall AGM 2017 was held on 21st February.

The Village Hall AGM minutes 2017 can be viewed here:


Want to hold an event or activity then get in touch to see if we can help.


Please note:- The hall has wheelchair access, please ask for details when booking.

This is a very traditional hall centred around one large main room - maximum capacity 120 people although for dances 65-75 is best.

Parquet flooring makes this room ideal for dancing.

We have Block Staging which can be used if required.

We are fully licensed for entertainment and music.

There is an adequate kitchen with a cooker kettles/boiler and 2 sinks, a good collection of crockery and some cutlery.

Facilities for overhead projection, via computer link, are available as well as a "fixed" sound system and a hearing loop is installed.

Chairs - close to 100.

Large and small tables provided for any events from coffee mornings to parties, weddings and wakes.

Parking is on-road where there are no formal restrictions.

Disabled access is via a raised pavement and ramp on the street

Regular bus services stop right outside the door.

BACT Community Transport also provide transport to the hall >>Website


Book The Hall


Geldeston Village Hall

Book The Hall

Please note due to planned refurbishment work during the months of December, January and February the hall may be unavailable on some days, so please get in touch so we can check if we can accomodate you please.

It is a requirement that a signed copy of our terms of use is completed before your booking can be confirmed.
Download Forms Geldeston Village Hall Terms Of Hire Geldeston Village Hall Terms Of Hire


We Are Fundraising

We are currently fundraising hard to make huge improvements to the hall so please do help if you possibly can.



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Donate Now

We are delighted to tell you that you can now donate directly to our fundraising via our Charity Aid Foundation page. Just click on the button to visit the page and follow the instructions


The committee have had fantastic news as we have just heard we have been awarded funding from WREN for the roof, windows and doors of a total of £46,240.00 The kitchen is now fully funded and the toilets are nearly there on our project of "Village Alive"
WREN is a not-for-profit business that awards grants for community, biodiversity and heritage projects from funds donated by FCC Environment through the Landfill Communities Fund.
Press Release -
Visit their website here:

The Postcode Lottery

"Postcode Community Trust" is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People's Postcode Lottery. Our project "Let's Eat" has received £5000 from the Trust towards the refurbishment of the halls kitchen facility.
Want to know where you can apply for funding.
Their website address is:
Want to find out how to play the postcode lottery and thus support more charities.
The website address is

A Very Generous Legacy

We have been very lucky to have been left a very generous legacy by Mr John Bullock a late user of the hall and a Geldeston resident of £2500 which we are putting towards the "Lets Eat" project.

Another Donation

More brilliant news and this time it is from The Bernard Sunley Charitable Foundation and for the grand sum of £3,000 towards our Mobility toilets. (Website Here)

A New PA System

We have been awarded £865 to purchase our own PA System. This is from Love Norfolk Fund via Norfolk Community Foundation. This will enable us to hold more of our own music events and so create more community cohesion and raise money for the hall.

More Good News

We have another fund confirmed for the new toilets "At Your Convenience".
This time it's from Shelroy Charitable Trust Fund via Norfolk Community Foundation. It is for £3,000. We are now getting very close to full funding.

More Money In The Pot

Garfield Weston Foundation have kindly donated £3,000 towards our new toilets appeal "AT YOUR CONVENIENCE". We now have a brilliant £5,000 in the pot.

Adnams Community Trust

Adnams Community Trust have given us a fund of £1,338 to purchase the new cooker for the hall. This item has now been purchased and is being stored ready to install around January. A huge thank you to Adnams.

Large Donation!

We have been awarded £5000 for our project "Let's Eat" refurbishing the kitchen. This was from Saracen's Norfolk Fund via the Norfolk Community Foundation. A huge thank you to them.

More Funding Via Norfolk Community Foundation

We have received more funding from Norfolk Village Hall Fund via Norfolk Community Foundation for £500 towards our "Lets Eat" project.

Another Large Donation!

The Trust Charitable Foundation (website here) has awarded us £4850 for the new kitchen. We now have enough to refit the catering facilities.
You Can Find Out More About The Trust Charitable Foundation Here. Funds Are Available For A Variety Projects

Another Donation!

We have been awarded £2000 this time towards the mobility toilets. It's from The Geoffrey Watling Charity - Grants For Charities In Norfolk. (Website Here)

Geldeston Village Hall Now Famous Auction

Sunday 25th February
Yes it's that time of year again so get looking to see what you want to bring along to our now famous auction.
Or come along and pick up a bargain.
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A huge thank you to Andy and his company Alan Cook Removals as without their help we couldn't hold the auction.
Please visit their website here

Produce Show

Saturday 26th August
Our Annual Produce Show was as always a great success
click on the link below to see some great photos of the day

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Saturday 22nd July On The Village Green.
Lot's of fun had by all and a brilliant £1,400 was raised!!
Thank You to all who came along and made the day so great.

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*Village Hall Survey*

Your Help Needed

The Geldeston Village Hall Committee are looking to find out the views of the community relating to usage. Please help us by filling The form in by clicking on more info below.

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Village Defibrillator

We now have a Defibrillator in the old telephone box outside the village hall.

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Mandys Famous Pickles

Layered marmalade created exclusively and all profits going to the village hall refurbishment fund.

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Wherry Quiz Nights

Regular quiz nights are held throughout the year at the Wherry opposite the hall. Come down and join us

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Christmas Lights 2017

We made a brilliant £156.87

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Music night with supper

Friday 10th November - A great night was had by all

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Wreath Making Evening

Wednesday 13th December Photos now in the gallery section.

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Activities Here At Geldeston Village Hall

Check Out The Activities We Have On A Regular Basis


Gallery Section

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Contact Information

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Support Us

We are currently fundraising to make improvements to the village hall. If you can help in any way we would be very grateful.

Charity Number 209939

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