UPDATE: Slots are available for regular groups. We are currently not taking bookings for private parties. We are not taking bookings during August.
The hall of St George’s is a light and warm space with exposed wood beams.
It measures approximately 12.7m long and 7m wide and can seat a maximum of 87 people in rows and 58 people around tables (30 people with social distancing).
The space includes: –
- two unisex toilets, one with disabled access and baby changing facilities;
- a small kitchen with range cooker, hot water urn, fridge, microwave, and coffee making facilities.
- WiFi and a flat screen TV for presentations;
There is also an enclosed garden area, which is ideal for children.
The use of chairs (45), tables (14), and kitchen is included in the price.
Location & Parking
The hall is located in Morden, next to St George’s Church on Central Road (SM4 5RJ, Map).
There are good transport links with Morden Tube, St Helier Train station and various bus routes nearby. See directions.
There are 5 parking spaces in front of the adjacent church. There is plenty of free on-road parking on weekends and in the evenings.
There is flat access to the hall for disabled users. Read more.
Uses of Hall
The character and versatility of the hall make it suitable for a variety of activities, including events, meetings, music rehearsals or concerts, keep fit or exercise classes, educational training or filming.
We regret that we are currently not able to accept bookings for parties. The hall is not suitable for ball games. The purpose of hire and activities involved must not conflict with the beliefs or practices of the church.
Please see tabs below for hall price, minimum hire, availability, conditions, and frequently asked questions.
The basic conditions are as follows:
- Hall must be left clean and free from rubbish.
- No alcohol is permitted.
- Hirers must abide by our Safeguarding Policies.
- Regular hirers must have their own liability insurance.
Full terms of hire are available upon request.
The hall is hired at a competitive hourly rate and discounts are offered for regular community group users.
Weekday rates (Mon to Fri): £22 per hour for regular community groups. £30 per hour for one-off or commercial bookings.
Saturday rates (not Sundays): £30 per hour for regular bookings. £38 per hour for one-off bookings or commercial use. Minimum booking times apply (see tab for details).
A refundable breakage/cleaning deposit of £100 is required at the time of booking.
For regular bookings, the minimum booking time is 1 hour.
For one-off use, the minimum booking time is 3 hours.
Time needed for set up and clearing away should be included in the booking time.
For example, a one hour class will typically need at least 15 minutes at the start and end of the session to allow for set-up, greeting people, clearing away and cleaning. The total time of booking would therefore be 1.5 hours.
We have some availability on weekdays for regular users (weekly and monthly) but limited availability on Saturday’s and for one-off bookings.
The hall is not available on Sundays or after 9:30pm on any day.
The availability of the hall for hire will depend on existing bookings and staff availability.
What is the size of the hall?
The hall is approximately 12.7m long and 7m wide The ceiling of the hall is approximately 2.3m at its lowest point, rising to 3.2m in the centre.
What equipment is available for making presentations?
The use of a flat screen television is included as part of the cost and can be operated via your own laptop with an HTMI cable. There is a also projector screen in the hall. A PA system and projector may be hired at an extra cost, subject to availability.
Is there WiFi?
There is high speed WiFi throughout the building, which hirers can use at no extra cost.
What type of cooker do you have in the kitchen?
We have a 110cm Rangemaster cooker with 6 gas hobs, a double convection electric fan oven and 2 electric grills.
What is the parking like in the area?
Full details of travel, access and parking can be found here.
How can we pay for the hire?
Bank transfer is our preferred method. We also accept cheques and cash. Payment needs to be made 4 days before the hire.
Can we decorate the hall?
By all means. Pins, sticky tape and Blu Tack cannot be a fixed to the walls, however. Please include the time needed for set up in the in hire.
Can we play music in the hall?
Yes, provided that noise levels respect the neighbours. For certain performances and live music, an Event License must be obtained from the Local Council. Read More.
When will my deposit be returned?
We aim to refund the deposit within 14 days after the end of the hire period – providing the terms of hire have been met and there are no breakages. In practice, this is usually returned much quicker.
For more information or to view the hall, please complete the form below (preferred), or contact the office. Please Note that we are currently unable to accept bookings for private parties:
t. 07746 332495 e. firstname.lastname@example.org