The Public Hall in Appleby is situated in Boroughate, near the Moot Hall. Postcode CA16 6XB. It is accessed via Market Arcade.
The "Main Hall" is one of the largest venues in the Eden Valley with a seating capacity of 220 and can accommodate dancing for 195, the floor area is 11m x 15m. There is a stage and and two large dressing rooms. The Main Hall benefits from good acoustic qualities and is especially valued as a theatre and music performance venue. For discos and parties the foyer serves as a bar area. The Main Hall is used to host a variety of events; including theatre productions, concerts, cinema, blood donation sessions, keep fit classes, a weekly mini market and it is the meeting place for numerous clubs and community groups.
Upstairs is the "Supper Room" which can be accessed via the stairs or the lift. The capacity of the Supper Room is 80 and provides a pleasant environment for the many clubs and groups who meet there on a regular basis. The Supper Room is the venue for weekly Saturday morning charity coffee mornings and other smaller events such as prize bingo nights. The Supper Room has access to a fully fitted and equiped kitchen and is also served by a bar area for parties and other functions.
The Public Hall is a fully licensed venue. If you wish to have a bar in association with your booking, please contact the Licensee direct, Mrs Sandra Counter, The Crown and Cushion, 2 Boroughgate, Appleby in Westmorland, Cumbria, CA16 6XB or tel. 017683 51595.
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From Penrith take A66 (eastbound) and follow signs to Appleby.
Take the B6542 exit towards Appleby/Orton. Turn left and continue to follow B6542 onto Battlebarrow. At the Sands, turn right onto Bridge St/B6260 and continue to follow B6260 onto Boroughgate. The Public Hall is on the left, at the bottom of the Market Arcade (in-between the Mind Shop and Pet’s Pantry).
From Brough take A66 (westbound) and follows signs to Appleby.
Take the B6542 exit towards Appleby/Orton. Turn left onto Bridge St/B6260 and continue to follow B6260 onto Boroughgate. The Public Hall is on the left, at the bottom of the Market Arcade (in-between the Mind shop and Pet’s Pantry).