Village Halls Week is a national campaign run by ACRE and the ACRE Network. It is an annual celebration of the community buildings which exist at the heart of England’s rural communities. Tees Valley Rural Action (TVRA) is organising a celebration/conference for village halls across Tees Valley.

Date: Thursday 24th January
Time: 9:15am – 2:30pm
Location: Middleton St George Community Centre Station Road, Middleton St George, Darlington, DL2 1JG

The event will include:

  • Talks on valuing you hall for insurance purposes
  • Fire risk assessments
  • Licenses for music, T.V. film and entertainment
  • A briefing on safeguarding
  • Hallmaster
  • Online booking system
  • unpaid work unit

There will be various stands including Norris & Fisher Insurance Brokers, Hallmaster, Step Forward Tees Valley, Our Community Matters, Rural Crime Officer, TVRA Transport and many others.

Refreshments, including a hot buffet lunch.

Members of Tees Valley Village Hall Network or Community Venue Management Committees are able to book 2 free places.

For more information or to book your place contact, Julie Thornton or Janice McColm on 01642 213852 or email:

Additional places can be booked but to help with catering we need to make small surcharge as follows:

  • Tees Valley Village Hall Network/Community Venues, additional places – £5 per person
  • Other Voluntary and Community Sector Organisations – £10 per person
  • Statutory/Private Sector Organisations – £25 per person

This event has been generously sponsored by Norris & Fisher Insurance Brokers Ltd

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