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Welcome To Bickerton Village Hall

Bickerton Village Hall

Bickerton is a small village nestled at the foot of the Bickerton and Peckforton Hills in Cheshire.

Located on Long Lane, just off the A534 between Broxton and Bulkeley, the Village Hall is an integral part of the local community and plays host to many local activities and groups.

Recently renovated and superbly equipped the Village Hall makes an ideal venue for clubs and associations and private parties and has a range of rooms and facilities available to hire.

NOTICE BOARD

Do you want to know about an activity group?

On the main menu, click on 'Activity Groups' and then for example on 'Music' for upcoming concerts, on 'Film Night' for the Film Society and on 'Theatre' for visiting theatre productions or click on any individual activity group to find more information.

Do you want to know about hall bookings for the current and next month?

Click on the attachments at the bottom of this page.

MOBILE LIBRARY. Please note that Nantwich Mobile Library stops at BICKERTON VILLAGE HALL on a Thursday every 3 weeks. The details of the next visit are on the hall noticeboard. The library is in the hall carpark from 12.40pm to 1.10pm.

The hall supports the mobile library - please tell your friends and neighbours!

SPECIAL NOTICES:

1) OUR 2014 THEATRE AND TALK PROGRAMME:

A. Saturday 18th October in the main hall, Doors open at 7pm doors for 8pm show.

John Lindley ‘Reel to Real’

Cheshire poet laureate, John Lindley performs from Screen Fever his highly entertaining and critically acclaimed collection of poems about the magic of the cinema. His spell binding readings interspersed with classic film and images will entrance you.

Tickets £8 whch includes a Ploughmans supper. Licensed bar. Contact Carol 01829 782392

B. Sunday 16th November in main hall 3pm for 3:30pm .

Circus Berzercus ‘Komedy Chaos’

Another great show for all the family anda return visit to Bickerton after a very well received performance a few years ago.

Tickets £6 adults and £4 children with free refreshments. Contact Carol 01829 782392


2) NEW FILM SEASON Autumn 2014 to Spring 2015

The films for the new season are:

17th October 2014 'Sunshine on Leith' at 7.30pm

Two Scottish soldiers return from active duty in Afghanistan to their life long residence of Leith, Edinburgh. Best friends Davy (George MacKay) and Ally (Kevin Guthrie) kindle romances old and new. Ally plans to propose to Davy’s sister, while Davy falls head over heels in love with Yvonne. Meanwhie Davy’s parents Rab (Pete Mullan) and Jean (Jane Horrocks) are busy planning their 25th wedding anniversary.

Inspired by the Proclaimers this is a toe tapping film adaptation of a stage show, and through the songs we are there for life’s highs and lows and that of their families.

Don’t miss this charming musical drama with a successful homage to the glorious city of Edinburgh, the streets and sights captured in impressively sun draped, sweeping panoramas

14th November 2014 'Philomena'

19th December 2014 'Saving Mr. Banks'

16th January 2015 'Nebraska'

20th February 2015 'The Railway Man'

13th March 2015 'The Lunchbox'

17th April 2015  'Calvary'

3) KEEP FIT CLASSES 2014.

These are fun and effective exercises helping to maintain joint mobility and muscle tone. Suitable for all ages and abilities and an excellent way for the more mature person to keep fit. We move to music and use apparatus such as balls and beanbags. The exercises are called Medau and the classes are taken by Ann Netherton who is a qualified Medau teacher.

Classes are held at the village hall on Tuesday evenings from 7.30 to 8.30pm

For more information contact Anne Cracroft on 01829 720425

2014 Dates:

September 15, 22, 29.

October 6, 13, 20.

November 3, 10, 17, 24.


4) WATERCOLOUR CLASSES 2014.

Contact Mary Spooner on 01829 260696 for details

2014 Dates:

September 26th

October 31st

November 28th

5) Tennis Club.

The Tennis Club has information in its own section in this web site about how to join the club and tournament events that are coming up. Contact the Membership Secretary Gill Ellison on 01829 782693.

The  2014 Membership Application Form and the Chairman's letter are available to download in the Tennis Club section.

The club has also launched a new coaching initiative led by Gary Ward, the new coach at the club. Gary is a level 4 LTA Registered Pro with 35 years experience of playing and coaching all levels from total beginner to advanced county standard. Gary has a number of new coaching ideas that he has implemented at the club for both juniors and adults.

Gary also runs a regular Ladies Cardio Tennis Group on Tuesday mornings.

Club evenings for seniors is every Tuesday at 7pm (rusty rackets particularly welcome!) just turn up. Junior members night is Wednesday evening. For more details on membership and activities contact Gill Ellison, Membership Secretary on 01829 782693.

Gary's web site is www.whackit-tennis.com and email is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it and phone number is 07836 273271.