Broadwell War Memorial Hall

Parish: Broadwell
District: Forest of Dean
Address: North Road, Broadwell, Coleford. GL16 7BG

Brief summary of the hall

The Hall is available to hire as a whole.

Capacity: 50 standing, 50 seated, 25 exercise classes

Hall capacity: 50

No. of meeting rooms: 1

Bookings: Bookings Secretary,

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Postcode = GL16 7BG

From Cinderford, in the Forest of Dean, take the B4226 which leads to the village of Broadwell. After passing the Broadwell waste and recycling site, take the next turn right at the crossroads an dturn immediately left into the access road to a carpark.

The hall is served by both buses 30 and 31, route Coleford to Gloucester, every 30 mins.

Visible from Broadwell Bridge junction, Speechhouse Road, Broadwell, Nr Coleford, Forest of Dean.

Within 5 miles of: Coleford

Booking contact(s)

Contact name

Bookings Secretary

Contact email

Booking procedure

Booking charges

Hourly rate: £10

There is a £40 deposit, secured against breakage and cleaning.  All cleaning materials are provided. 

Picking up keys

A hall representative will meet you to hand over the key.

Contact to explain procedures

Meet Hall volunteers to undertake safety guidance and complete booking form. Deposit will be needed against breakages/cleaning.

Hire agreement form


Setting up chairs and tables

Hirer's responsibility

Setting up heating

On a timer

Hirers must clean and tidy the hall after event

Meeting room details

Main hall

Area(metres squared)


Standing capacity


Seated capacity




Number of heaters


Electrical sockets


Flooring type

Wooden sprung

Hearing loop


Projector and screen

Tables and seating

Number of seats


Number of tables

4 folding

Car parking

Car parking

Number of car parking spaces


Disabled parking

Public transport

The hall is served by both buses 30 and 31, route Coleford to Gloucester, every 30 minutes.

Further information

Disabled level parking area suitable for minibus with wheelchair facility. Further gravelled parking area suitable for 30+ cars.


Level of hall entrance


Entrance ramp


Signs for the visually impaired


Stair lift

Other access information

Disabled access entry ramp to side of main hall.

Disabled friendly toilet off main hall.




Two unisex and one disabled friendly loo.

Disabled toilets



Kitchen facilities

Washing facility, tea/coffee making and workshop area only.

No cooking or refridgeration facility.

Kitchen size

4 metres

Kitchen information

N.B. No cutlery or crockery.

Catering facilities for

Cold Food, Tea and Coffee

Registered as a 'food premises' or a 'food business/food business operator' with the Environmental Health Department

Licenses and insurance

Alcohol license

Premises license

Designated Premises Supervisor who is also a Personal License Holder

Health and Safety policy

Public liability insurance

Public liability, usual fire and contents.

Licenses held

There is no drinks licence.


  • Keep fit clubs
  • Martial Arts clubs
  • School of Dance
  • Stage for small theatre groups/shows

Further information

Decorative condition

The hall has undergone substantial renovation during 2014 and has had windows, electrics and heating replaced and all wooden floors refurbished.

This has enhanced the hall considerably and it is now warm, clean and inviting to use.  There is gas central heating with the option of an additional six air heaters on a timer.

The hall is 90 metres squared, with an additional 25 metres squared stage area.

There is a separate stage area and some storage space available for bulky tems.

Usable green space

Number of computers


Other facilities

  • Changing Rooms
  • Stage
  • 4 folding buffet tables available
  • 120 chairs

Quality Standard achieved

Other information


Eight double electrical sockets in the main hall, with an additional four double sockets on the stage.