Parish Hall Centenary Celebrations Events


The Committee meets regularly to discuss the many events suggested and wish to include all the groups and people who use our Village Hall.

An exhibition of memorabilia of the Hall’s first 100 years – (contributions to Eric Caldwell please!) will remain on show throughout the week of December, starting on Friday 6th December.

The latest suggested list of Events is as follows:

Friday 6 December Exhibition Items to be put up in Hall
Friday 6 December Centenary Party hosted by Parish Council. (in place of the Christmas CASCA Party, thanks to Peter Moll)
Saturday 7 December Spinners, Weavers & Dyers. 10.00am – 3.00pm (normal booking)
Saturday 7 December Quiz Evening by Terry Wilson, with light Supper
Sunday 8 December Sunday Service in the Church, followed by Lunch at the Village Hall, organised by All Saints’ Fellowship
Sunday 8 December Period Tennis Match (afternoon), organised by Compton & Shawford Tennis Club, followed by Tea in Pavilion
Monday 9 December Festival Choir Evening with Winchester Brass. Organised by Choir & Over 60’s Club
Tuesday 10 December Bridge Evening with Supper, 7.00pm – 11.00pm. Organised by the Compton & Shawford Bridge Club
Wednesday 11 December Compton & Shawford W.I. (normal booking). Christmas Tea Party. (Invitations to local Groups)
Friday 13 December Whist Aftemoon 2.00pm – 5.00pm with Tea. Organised by Compton & Shawford Whist Club and Reeves Compton W.I.
Saturday 14 December Orchids’ Society. (normal booking)
Saturday 14 December Children’s Party/Disco. (Evening). Organised by Shawford Residents’ Association
Friday 3 January Seasonal Family Entertainment. (Evening). Organiser Simon Theobalds
Saturday 4 January Seasonal Family Entertainment.(Evening). Organiser Simon Theobalds
Friday 10 January Old Time Music Hall. (Evening). Organiser Janet West
Saturday 11 January Old Time Music Hall. (Evening). Organiser Janet West

If you have any additional suggestions, or wish to help in any way, please contact the Secretary as soon as possible.

We will have a full souvenir programme on sale soon, together with tickets and it is hoped everyone in the Parish will come along to as many events as possible, making the Centenary of our Village Hall, a roaring success.

The next meeting of the Committee will be held at Shawford Small Hall on Friday 6th September at 8.00pm.