Battle Memorial Hall
Contact name: Jane Smith
Job title: Hall Manager
Address: 81 High Street, Battle, East Sussex TN33 0AQ
Telephone: 01424 772044
Accommodation available: Three halls, one room, and stage suitable for dances, wedding receptions, sports, musical performances, jumble sales, conferences, films, displays, business exhibitions, meetings, presentations, coffee mornings, parties, clubs and the like.
New Theatre: Stage – 20ft x 20ft with equipment updated September 2010
Main Hall: holds up to 250 persons, or 125 seated at tables or using tiered seating 198 persons. Stage (20ft x 20ft), pa system, hearing loop, projector, electrically operated screen 10ft x 8ft, wireless internet access – ideal for presentations (approx 54'6" x 38'6" = 2,098 sq ft)
Shephard Room: holds 90 persons. PA system, hearing loop, promethean active board, projector, manual screen 8ft x 6ft, wireless internet access and cd player – ideal for presentations. (approx 35'6" x 30'6" = 1,082 sq ft)
St Valery Room: holds 40 persons. (approx 33'6" x 20'9" = 695 sq ft) reducing to 33'6 x 16ft when all three halls are hired (a small corridor is screened of for access to the Shephard room). Disabled toilet with baby changing facility, wireless internet access.
RBL room available Monday to Friday 3pm to 6pm: holds 60 persons (please note the bar will be closed).
Free internet access from Foyer – disabled friendly. Wi-Fi throughout the building
Kitchen: no charge is made for using the kitchen. Sole use is only guaranteed when the whole complex is hired. New addition to the kitchen is a plumbed in urn which can made 137 drinks straight off and over 300 in an hour. Included in hire are cups and saucers, small plates, limited cutlery, 2 large tea pots, cooker, small fridge, tea towels, paper towels, washing up liquid, saucepans. Storage of tea/coffee etc is offered to frequent users of hall.
Access to the venue: Permanent ramped access to the entrance.
Catering: Buffet or sit down meal can be arranged.
Resources available: Projectors, laptop, screens, promethean interactive board, DVD player, 6 1800 X 1200 display boards, Wi-Fi, chairs, tables, flip chart, pa system and hearing loop. 26 stage lights, 4 internally wired bars which also have socket for dmx, 2 vertical internally wired bars, 6 black surge legs, velvet front of house curtains, painted drop, black cloth drop 4metre and ML48 Jester lighting desk.
Cost: St Valery Room: per hour – £8/£10
Shephard Room: per hour – £13/£16
RBL Room: per hour – £12/£15
Main Hall: per hour – £20/£25
Stage: per hour – £2/£2.50
Whole complex: per hour – £35/£44
All day – £280/£350
Wedding hire complex: £400. 8am to 11.45pm Saturday; 9am to noon Sunday; free use of kitchen. Disabled facilities, Licensed bar by special arrangement. Catering can be arranged.