Welcome to Longden Village Hall

School Lane, Longden, Shropshire, SY5 8EX

01743 860368


About Us

The building itself consists of a main hall and stage. The well equipped kitchen boasts two cookers, microwave, refridgerator and tea urns.

Although the hall is used throughout the week, most Saturday's and Sunday's are free for hire as are a few evening's and afternoons. Our charges for 2017 are from £10 per hour which includes heating and light.

The spectacular scenery comes free!

It has a large car park and sports field. There is also a dedicated play area for the younger child. From the playing field can be seen the hills of Church Stretton to the South and the Ironbridge Gorge is visible to the East. Situated about 5 miles west of the county town of Shrewsbury, Shropshire, the Douglas Swire Memorial Hall, Longden, is the Village Hall for the villages of Longden, Hook-a-Gate, Annscroft, Longden Common Lane and all nearby hamlets. !

Longden Village Hall

The hall is licensed for 200 dancing and 120 people standing or 100 seated with tables. The building is about 96 years old and is close to the spectacular Long Mynd National Trust park.

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Other Events


Every Monday night 6.30pm




8th - 9th May VE celebration Weekend

12th July Classic Car show

Next Hall Meeting

23rd April AGM / Meeting 7pm

New Members Welcome

Book Your wedding

Longden Village Hall offers a unique venue for your wedding celebrations. It is situated in the Shropshire countryside yet easily accessible from the surrounding towns.

We offer a variety of packages, but the most popular will be the one price hire from Friday lunch time through to Sunday midday with all the facilities included. Please contact us with your detailed requirements.

The Hall can comfortaby seat 100 people and the kitchen is ideal for the preparation of the wedding breakfast.

For the evening entertainment there are versatile stage to provide the ideal setting for a band or disco.

We have a number of links to caterers, florists, car hire companies, seat cover providers, cake makers, discos, accommodation and taxis.

Wedding hire from £150


JANET JONES 01743 860368


(deposit £100 required)

Book your event

Charges can vary, for regular long term bookings a discount will apply

Hourly From £10

Childrens Party From £25

Disco Party from £60-£75

Weddings from £150

Rummage Sales from £30

Football Match from £25

Parish Council £16.50

Elections £90

These charges are guidelines and variations occur depending on individual needs

Please note our prices are hall hire only


JANET JONES 01743 860368


Sorry no bouncy castles*


A non-refundable deposit of £20 must be sent with booking form.

A deposit of £100 for Weddings.

Hall & grounds are available for Marquees prices on request. Under 21's Parties require £50 deposit.

Hall: Seating capacity: 200 dancing, 120 closed seat and 100 with tables

Kitchen: 2 Cookers, microwave, fridge, freezer, double sink, main plates, side plates, coffee cups, saucers and soup bowls,

Outdoor Sports: Full sized football pitch available for annual hire or occasional use.

Children's outdoor play area.

Useful Numbers

Wedding Car Hire


01743 363092

Mobile Bar Hire


07913 942 881

Bar in a Box info

Shropshire Bars


Jigsaw Marquees Ltd

The Old Station Yard

Station Road

t: 01743 600428 m: 07921 674227

Licensing Support OfficerLicensing Team

0345 678 9026 Licensing@shropshire.gov.uk

Dolly The Vintage Caravan

I have a vintage caravan that I hire out for weddings and events and serve ice creams

01694 781523

Due to insurance restrictions we can no longer have bouncy castles at the hall.

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01743 860368


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