Hall re-opening
Following government guidelines, some classes have now resumed.
Most classes will resume from 17th May.

Friday 21st May
Welcome back ~Open Evening 6pm to 8pm
Join Alison, Derek, and the Covid Crew for this informal evening to welcome back everyone to the hall.

So many changes have been made over the past 12 months. Every room has had a makeover. Here is an opportunity to catch up and see the results that have been achieved.

From painting the ceiling and adding a 3rd stripe to the coving around the main hall. To the restoration of the cottages damaged by fire 50 years ago. The complete modernisation of the stage and a new layout in the basement. No need to book, light refreshments available.

Please be aware that Covid restrictions/rules apply.

Friday the 4th June ~ Hopefully 3rd Time Lucky
having been cancelled twice.
Hall Covid-19 Recovery Fundraising Night
Are you ready for a night of joyful fun!

QUIZ NIGHT with Nigel and Lucy starts 7pm
£6 per person including pie and pea supper.
Teams of up to 6 people, must be from no more than 2 households.
10 teams is the maximum capacity
£50 Prize Money for the winning team.

Bring your own drinks.
The hall layout will be set to meet the current guidelines.
Hand sanitiser stations are provided.

Tables may only be booked for no more than two households or one bubble group, no separate guests.

You must not attend this event if any member of your group is showing any symptoms of Covid-19 or has been asked to self-isolate.

Doors will open 15 minutes before the quiz starts.

Please ensure all the members of your party are present and wearing a face covering before entering the hall. If a member of your party is exempt this must be notified to us before booking with proof of exemption provided.

Please wait outside the hall observing social distancing guidelines until a member of staff invites your party into the building.

You will be asked to scan the QR code for track and trace on entry. You will be asked to use sanitiser and your temperature will be checked using a digital thermometer to ensure it meets current guidelines.

Do not touch any surfaces in the hall unnecessarily.

Each group will be shown to their table by a member of staff. You are not permitted to move any tables or chairs. Once seated you may remove your face covering for eating and drinking. You must always remain at your table unless you require the toilet in an emergency. Face covering must be worn when going to the toilet and you must adhere to social distancing guidelines.

When the quiz is finished please remain seated at your table, until a member of staff gives you permission to leave.

Please note the main hall is covered by CCTV, this may be used by the authorities to ensure we comply with the latest regulations.

 This event may be cancelled at any time due to Covid-19 and a full refund will be made.

 To Book your team in:
Tel Derek 01484 311303
Mobile Phone 07866337065
By email to: derek.fairbank@ntlworld.com
Payment may be made by PayPal


Saturday 16th July
CJ’s Summer Junior Dance Show
Fundraiser for hall funds
More details to follow.

 We Need Your Help
We do not employ a cleaner at the hall, please do your bit.
Help us to keep the hall clean, do not leave it for someone else to do.
If anything is broken, damaged or need replacing please let me know.
Please use drinks mats under cups to prevent ring marks.
Your help will be much appreciated.

Dance Inspired Fitness Class
Unfortunately, we are unable to start this class at the moment due to hall availability.

New Class
Four Times UK Champion
Sensei Josh gives offers a warm welcome to all for new classes at the hall.

Improve your Fitness, Self Confidence & Discipline
With current Member of Team England
Bushido Ryu Huddersfield Karate Club
Starting Wednesday 28th April 5.45pm
Limited spaces

Book now 07983808504                                                            

With Jayny
Starting soon Monday 9.30am to 11am

Elderflower Champagne
If you are interested in a course on at the hall on how to make Elderflower Champagne, please contact: Hannah Lucitt

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Date to be confirmed.

The 2021 Longwood Village Show will be held in the Longwood Mechanics Hall as soon as it can be arranged following the lifting of restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The classes will be as follows:-

Overall Show Champion – to be presented with the Longwood Silver Cup.
Awarded to the person having accumulated the most points/placings in all classes

Horticulture Cup (& £20.00 cash) –A Display of 4 varieties of produce
Handicrafts Cup (& £20.00 cash) – A “Thank you to the NHS” card

Art and Craft classes                                        Baking classes
Knitting/ Crochet.                                              Flavoured cake.
Sketch, painting or other artwork of an animal     Decorated cake.
Needlework                                                       3 Fruit Scones

Handcrafted Greetings Card                                6 Flavoured biscuits.

Home brewed wine, beer or cider

Horticulture classes

A basket of produce

A chutney, pickle or preserve

A single flower

The most impressive single vegetable

The weirdest thing you’ve grown


Children under 7                            Children 8-13

Drawing/Painting of “Space”             Drawing/Painting of a family pet

Collage of “Under the sea”                         Craft model

Three decorated biscuits                   A mini cake


Entries 50p each.  Cash prizes for all categories.


Full details of the event will be released when the current emergency restrictions are lifted. Keep an eye on the Longwood Village Group website or contact Raymond and Christine Collier on 01484 656389 or Gina Wescott on 07821739149. Meanwhile get cracking on your entries!


Date and time to be confirmed.

Longwood Gardens

Now Open

Seasonal Fresh Cut Bouquets

Bedding Plants


Fruit and Veg Plants

Open Wednesday to Sunday

Longwood Allotment

Percival Street



Keep Safe ~ Stay Well.

See you all soon!