Worplesdon Memorial hall is currently open for the Worplesdon Pre school as this is their educational facility. As you know we are in a national lockdown from Thursday 5 November until 2 December. Please contact caretaker manager Tim Astley for future enquiries via website or telephone as we look forward to welcoming you back as soon as possible.

The hall does have individual room facilities to hire for those needing to lone work from home with WiFi, toilets available and free parking. Please contact Tim to book.

The playground facilities will be open during this lockdown via Government guidance.

The Grounds are the home of Worplesdon Tennis club, Worplesdon Cricket club and Worplesdon Phoenix football club please view their websites for updates on lockdown latest information.

 

The hall is situated on Perry Hill, part of the main A322 road which runs through Worplesdon village about three miles north of the centre of Guildford.  It is two miles from Worplesdon Station.

To see exactly where we are, click here for a local map

Our postal address is: Worplesdon Memorial Hall, Perry Hill, Worplesdon, Guildford, Surrey GU3 3RF.

The Hall

The main hall is a large room with a stage, suitable for badminton, drama and dance classes as well as meetings, wedding receptions and parties.  An ample stock of chairs and tables is available.  An extended and refitted kitchen, equipped with a range cooker and commercial dishwasher, was opened in October 2017, and there is an adjacent serving area.

There is also a small hall and two further meeting rooms - the conference room and the committee room.  These cater for 10-20 persons with tea/coffee-making facilities and are suitable for small classes or meetings.

Free wi-fi is available throughout the building and is kindly supplied by Worplesdon Parish Council.

There is good access to the hall for the disabled, which is facilitated by the availability of parking next to the hall entrance. The toilets have disabled facilities and the hall has a loop hearing system.

Enquiries and bookings

Bookings are taken by the Hall Manager and Caretaker, Mr Tim Astley, who lives in the cottage alongside the Hall.  He is happy to provide any further information on request and to show potential hirers the facilities that we have available.  He may be contacted on 01483 232117, by e-mail at worpmemhall@hotmail.com or by post at Memorial Hall Cottage, Perry Hill, Worplesdon, Guildford, Surrey GU3 3RF.

Hire charges are competitive and there are special concessions for residents of Worplesdon.

Sidney Sime Gallery

On the first floor of the Hall there is a small gallery devoted to the fascinating and highly characteristic work of Sidney Sime (1865-1941), the famous artist, illustrator and caricaturist.  Sime owned a cottage at Worplesdon and spent much of his time here during the latter part of his life.  For more about Sime, his work and how to visit the gallery, go to www.sidneysimegallery.org.uk.


 

The Hall in Pictures

The main hall is frequently used
for wedding receptions.  For more pictures, click here.

The conference room

The committee room