BIGGER AND BETTER – EXTENDED SHERINGTON PAVILION
Sherington Parish Council is delighted to announce the opening of new reception facilities at the sports pavilion at Perry Lane Recreation Ground.
Available For Hire
If you are interested in hiring the new facilities for your child’s party, a weekly exercise class, a monthly village club, a community event or simply an evening meeting, please see the Availability Calendar then contact the Parish Clerk (Tracey Young) on firstname.lastname@example.org
Bookings at very reasonable rates now available. Book now!
1. How much does it cost? £10 per hour
2. Can I hire the Pavilion on a Sunday? Yes
3. Does the Pavilion have a licence for the sale of alcohol? Sorry, no, but you can provide your own.
4. How large is it? It can seat around 50 to 60 people in rows, for a meeting, for example. There are 80 chairs and 20 tables. The limit for Fire Regulation purposes is 108.
- There are 80 chairs and 20 tables available. The room will accommodate, for example, around 50 to 60 in rows facing a row of tables at the front for the meeting speakers.
- A door leads from the function room directly out onto a paved patio next to the sports field. There is a serving hatch from the kitchen.
- The room is heated and well lit.
- In addition to the ladies and gents toilets, there is a disabled toilet.
- Note: the function room and kitchen are in one half of the building whilst the changing rooms are in the other half. They can be used simultaneously and independently of each other. Use of the function room is not affected by use of the changing rooms.
- The new modern kitchen is equipped with an electric cooker, microwave, fridge, sink and storage space.
- The kitchen is adjacent to the function room, with a large serving hatch.
- The new extension has more than doubled the size of the building.
- The extension houses the new function room, kitchen and toilets. The changing rooms are in the original section of the building.
- During the summer 2009, a new porch has been added to the extension. (Note: Some of the photos below were taken in early 2009 before this was built.)
Children’s Play Area
- The children’s play area is well-equipped for use by 3 to 12 year olds.
- The play area is fenced for safety.
- There is a car park.
- Note: There is a row of garages outside the entrance to the car park. Please do not obstruct these by parking in this area. The car park is beyond these, set back from Perry Lane, at the far side of the Pavilion.
- The sports field has a football pitch.
- There is also a BMX bike track.
- There are separate changing rooms for the home and away teams. There is also a referee’s room.
- The changing rooms are situated in the original part of the building, but the showers have recently been refurbished.
- Further improvements are planned, depending on the availability of funding.
SPMG – Sherington Pavilion Management Group
- SPMG is a Committee of Sherington Parish Council. It is responsible for the day-to-day running of the Pavilion and Sports Ground at Perry Lane.
- It operates under formal Terms of Reference (Delegation of Management) defined by the Parish Council.