The hall

Great Whittington Village Hall, with its spacious adjoining garden, offers an ideal venue for small wedding receptions (just a mile from Matfen Church) and parties of up to 70 people seated.

It is also an ideal venue for smaller meetings and fundraising events.

If you wish to hire the hall, please complete the form below. We will respond within 24 hours with a price quotation and all relevant information.

Click here for a complete description of all the hall's facilities.

Click here to download a copy of the hall booking request form.

Hire costs

We have different levels of pricing, covering the hire of individual rooms or the entire building.

£50 for morning, afternoon or evening session.

  • Morning: 9am until 1pm
  • Afternoon: 1pm until 5pm
  • Evening: 6pm until 10pm.

A karaoke machine and music system is available for hire at an additional cost.

Great Whittington Village Hall holds current PRS and PPL licences as well as an alcohol licence.

Booking request form



100% payment is required at the time of booking confirmation. This is non-refundable.

An additional “Damage Deposit” of £100 is also payable in advance for Wedding and Private Functions, which is fully refundable provided that there is no damage or excess cleaning required.

The Village Hall Committee will confirm all bookings in writing, and when approved, will send you a "Hire Agreement" to complete and return. Until you have received the confirmation email and returned the form, you should not advertise the event.

The Village Hall Committee reserves the right to refuse bookings.

The village Hall holds a Performing Rights Society Licence, Phonographic Performance Ltd Licence as well as an alcohol licence.

Hirers are bound by the terms and conditions of the Hall's Premises Licence. If other licences are required in respect of any activity in the Village Hall, the Hirer should ensure that they hold the relevant licence.

Further information, and any questions, can be obtained from the hall hire coordinator. Please email:

Payments by cheque should be made payable to 'Great Whittington Village Hall', and mailed to The Village Hall Coordinator, Great Whittington Village Hall, Great Whittington, Northumberland NE19 2HA.