COVID 19 - APRIL UPDATE
Updated: Apr 13
With the latest advice from the Government, there will be a partial re-opening of the hall from 17 May (for indoor sports classes, depending on governing body recommendations and guidance) and a full re-opening from 21 June.
In the meantime:
As you will understand, there remain a number of additional requirements for hirers and groups set out in updated law, guidance and regulations from the government and public health. The Village Hall Trustees will fulfil their responsibilities to ensure that the hall remains COVID-Safe compliant, and the following additional conditions will have to be met by people and groups wishing to hire and use the hall. Please see the bookings web page for details of these special conditions of hire and the updated risk assessment form. The following continue to apply, subject to ongoing government rules, until 21 June when there will be a further update:
Face coverings must be worn. This is now a legal requirement
Following the latest COVID-19 secure guidelines, there can be more than 6 people in total, but no one should visit or socialise in a group of greater than 6. Groups must not mingle.
Maximum number in the Meeting room remains 5
Maximum numbers are now 50 in the main hall (up from 30), but a maximum of 15 for wedding receptions and funeral wakes. After 17 May wedding receptions and funeral wakes increase to 30 per event.
Bar and kitchen must close at 22:00
Special Covid-19 booking conditions still apply
The hirer will need to carry out their own Risk Assessment
Certain activities are not currently permitted (check with your governing body and/or government guidance)