War Memorial Hall


The War Memorial Hall was built in 1956 in the Corner House garden and has been added to over the years to include the Garden Room and the Green Room making the Hall the ideal venue for a wide range of activities.

Charlbury War Memorial Hall

The Hall, with disabled access, can accommodate 130 seated in rows, theatre style, or up to 120 when tables are used, a hearing loop is installed.

Activities which take place in the main hall range from toddler groups, Charlbury Evergreens, ChOC (Charlbury’s Own Cinema), CADS (Charlbury Amateur Dramatic Society), quiz nights, classical music recitals, live entertainment events, talks, dances, badminton, keep fit, charity fundraisers, children’s parties, wedding receptions and other private functions.

Wedding breakfast layout



The Main Hall:  The hall has a wooden floor area (8.5m x 15m)  with marked out badminton court, and stage (7.4m wide x 3.81m deep).  A BenQ projector is installed together with a motorised drop-down screen measuring 3.5m x 2.65m for films and slide show presentations, blackout curtains, Grotrian Steinveg Grand Piano used for concerts and recitals, and Freesat connection.

Garden Room:  The Garden Room (5m x 9m), is equipped with easy chairs and tables and is used to host wine circles, Charlbury Day Centre, smaller informal groups. Freesat connection.  The Garden Room is also used as the bar and refreshments area for events taking place in the Hall.

Green Room:  This room, 7.2m x 5.2m, located at the rear of the Memorial Hall is ideal for all yoga and pilates classes and for baby sensory classes.  It has sprung flooring with underfloor heating, privacy curtains, WC, sink.  With access directly to the stage, the room is also used as the backstage dressing room when live performances take place in the main hall.  Projector, sound-bar and Freesat connection.

Kitchen:  The industrial kitchen, 3.5m x 5.5m, fully equipped including all cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery, is used to provide weekly Meals-on-Wheels dinners and can cater for large parties, dinners, receptions, etc.

Charges per hour: Please note – prices have changed. The new prices apply immediately but for those with existing longer-term agreements the rates will only increase as from 17 April 2022.

Groups and Organisations   

  • Full hire of the Hall, Garden                       £12.00
    Room, Green Room & Kitchen
  • Main Hall only                                                   £11.00
  • Garden or Green Room only                     £10.00
  • Garden or Green Room & Kitchen         £12.00
  • Kitchen only                                                      £9.00

Recreational classes and Private hire (* Payment paid upfront upon booking)

  • Full hire of the Hall, Garden                      £20.00
    Room, Green Room & Kitchen
  • Main Hall only                                                   £17.00
  • Garden or Green room only                      £11.00
  • Garden or Green Room & Kitchen        £18.00
  • Kitchen only                                                      £12.00