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Stewart Orr: A Friend of Metfield Village Hall

30th June 2019

The death of one-time Metfield resident, Stewart Orr, on Thursday 27th June 2019 is a sad blow to the communities of Withersdale, Metfield, Mendham and the surrounding area. Stewart is remembered with great fondness as a true friend of Metfield Village Hall.  For many years Stewart supported our Village Hall as the voice of Metfield […]


Harleston Jobs Club plans Metfield pop-up

27th April 2019

The Harleston Jobs Club is to hold an open session at Metfield Village Hall from 10am-12pm on Thursday 16th May. The following is from the Jobs Club website: The Jobs Club is run by Lucy Marjoram, Jobs Club Co-ordinator and has a team of volunteers who are on hand to offer support and help with […]


Dementia Together Open Meeting

28th January 2019

Dementia Together is a service which helps people living with dementia and their family carers to find the support and information they need to live well for longer.  The service is open to anyone living in Suffolk. Anne Marie O’Rourke will hold an open meeting between 2pm and 4pm on Saturday 9th February to let […]


Metfield Village Hall on Sound Financial Footing

23rd January 2019

The accounts for the first full financial year of operation since the award of a capital grant from the Big Lottery Fund show that Metfield Village Hall is on a sound financial footing for arguably the first time since it was built in 1934.  Yes, this couldn’t have been done without the superb new facilities […]


Badger Set Gig

10th November 2018

The popular local acoustic duo Badger Set are going to be rocking the Meadow Bar with their eclectic mix of top tunes from The Beatles to the present day.  Yes, they even do Ed Sheeran, but don’t let that put you off. Catch them in the Meadow Bar at Metfield Village Hall from, the earlier […]


Souper Sunday at Allotments

18th October 2018

Metfield Allotments is holding its Souper Sunday event from 12 Noon on October 28th.  Everyone welcome.   ‘Souper’Sunday 28 October from 12 noon Christmas Lane Allotments Everybody welcome We provide home-made soup, just bring anything else you would like to eat or drink.  


Giants of Science

12th September 2018

Howard Coggins knows nothing about Science. Stu Mcloughlin knows even less. Nevertheless, they have agreed to give a comprehensive lecture on the subject at Metfield Village Hall, and by enlisting the help of the smartest scientific sages of the ages, that’s just what they aim to do. With jarring jokes, pitiful puppetry, and the silliest […]


Panto Update

5th September 2018

There are strange goings on at Metfield Village Hall. ‘Oh no there isn’t!’ I hear you say. Oh yes there is! Listen carefully on a Tuesday and Sunday evening and you will hear the faint but unmistakable sound of pirates and a parrot from within. Peer carefully through the curtains and you will see grown […]


Lottery Sign off

19th August 2018

The page was turned on the end of a chapter in the Village Hall history earlier this month when the Big Lottery Fund confirmed it had closed our Capital Grant Allocation Project after the successful submission of our end of project monitoring report. This detailed our achievements over the first year of operation of the […]


Aaaarrrrr me Hearties!

27th June 2018

Christmas may seem a long time away, but you have to start early if you want to stage a rip, roaring pantomime.  All Metfield luvvies and theatricals, need to dust off their hose, peg legs and gender preconceptions and head along to auditions on Sunday 29th July between 3-6pm where they can nab a starring […]