Help our Village Hall

Help our Village Hall

Greetings Cards featuring a beautiful image of Downham by Caroline Assheton £5.00 (+ p&p) on sale from Downham’s Ice Cream shop and Greendale View Kitchen or email

We need to raise £80,000 To re-open our Village Hall

We have already raised £38,000 Can you help us raise another £42,000

Visit our Just Giving Page to Donate


we have raised

Situated in beautiful Lancashire countryside Downham Village Hall offers quality facilities for a wide range of events – from Wedding Receptions, parties, anniversary celebrations and children’s activities to art exhibitions, corporate presentations and smaller meetings. It is also a very popular base for groups exploring the area’s wonderful walking, cycling and wildlife.

With a big Main Hall and stage accommodating 108 seated, modern catering kitchen, two further smaller rooms and good access and parking, Downham Village Hall has very flexible options for the hirer.  Wi-fi, presentation equipment including a large screen and a hearing loop as well as tables, chairs and kitchen equipment are all available for events, as are three 20-10ft gazebos.

In addition, the Committee and other village groups organise regular meetings such as coffee mornings, gardening and local history clubs, WI and cookery demonstrations, as well as regular theatre performances from Stage II as well as themed nights, quizzes and an annual Bonfire night. You will find information on forthcoming events in our newsletter.

Pleas email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to check whether the Hall is available on your desired date and to arrange a visit when of the committee members will  show you around. When you have confirmed your booking verbally or via email, you can download our Hiring Agreement and download our Terms and Conditions and return it to: Bookings Secretary, c/o Downham Hall, Downham, Clitheroe BB7 4DN. The following charges are PER HOUR of use (including setting up and breaking down time if necessary).

Village Hall Rates and Hiring

Whole Building £20.00
Main Hall and kitchen £15.00
Green Room £ 10.00
Small room and kitchen £ 10.00

For extended usage, special discounts may apply - it is possible to hire the whole Hall for a weekend for as little as £1,000. Please discuss with the secretary when booking.

Village Hall Facilities

Tables, chairs, glasses, cutlery, heating and lighting are included in the above charges. Free WiFi is available throughout the building.

Downham Village Hall Key Facts

Large Hall for up to 108 people Incorporating stage and all associated lighting, electrical and sound equipment (by arrangement)

Free WiFi throughout

Two further Meeting Rooms for 15 – 35 people 

Large catering-standard Kitchen and servery with range cooker, warming facilities, fridges and dishwasher

Upstairs small kitchen adjacent to hall with tea and coffee making facilities

Toilets including disabled and disabled access

Well-lit car park for up to 50 cars

Furniture, including comfortable banquet-style chairs, tables of differing sizes to suit your needs.

Glasses, cutlery and table cloths are all available free of charge to hirers

Annual report 2017

Annual report 2016

Downham Village Hall is a Registered Charity No: 1026321


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