User Groups

Over the years, there have been many different user groups who have met in the Village Hall. Currently the hall is utilised by the following groups:

Appleton Thorn Nursery and Woodland School


New sister setting to Antrobus Preschool Nursery - a popular village nursery in Antrobus, just up the road... Appleton Thorn Nursery will be a specialist teacher-led preschool taking from 18months - 5years. We have already begun preparing and resourcing our environment which will be friendly, safe and stimulating- where your child can learn, explore and develop friendships. 

Our experienced Owner/ Manager has managed successful nurseries and preschools for over 15 years and, as a qualified teacher, is dedicated to creating an outstanding provision for your child. We pride ourselves on being family friendly, working with you for the individual needs of your child in an affordable and flexible way.

Free funded places are available for up to 30 hours subject to eligibility and we offer these hours in a flexible way to ensure you get maximum use of your entitlement. 

We are open 9am-3pm term time only - wrap around and holiday care are available. 

For further details please contact:
Claire Chalmers 07445859676 (Manager/ Owner)

 coming soon 

Appleton Thorn School of Dance

Established in 1996, the dance school uses the hall to hold classes on a regular basis, encouraging children and adults of all ages in many different aspects of dance.

For further details please contact:
Karen Speers - 07729 856159


Meet every Tuesday evening, 5.30 - 6.30pm.

For further details please contact:
Nikki Magee - 07814 385803


Meet every Tuesday evening, 6.45 - 7.45pm.

For further details please contact:
Alison Purcell - 0785 5839736

Vale Royal String Orchestra

The orchestra meet on a Tuesday evening in the hall for rehearsals.

Further information can be found on their website
or by contacting Peter Raynes on 01565 633489.

Yoga Classes

Meet every Monday evening.

For further details please contact:
Jackie Morton - 07775 575129

ATVH Golf Society

The Golf Society is open to all ATVH members, there is an initial one off joining fee of £10.00 with Annual Subscription of £15.00 and Green fees of £35.00 to £40.00 per round which includes 18 holes and breakfast. Usual prizes for 1st & 2nd places and nearest the pin, end of Year trophy for best 4 of 7 rounds with the presentation evening held at the Village Hall.
Proposed Venues for the 2020 Championship:-

  • Heyrose
  • Redditch Vale
  • Northenden
  • Grange Park
  • Mold
  • Bramhall Park
  • Warrington

Further information please contact Derek at


General Hire Enquiries

For all enquiries regarding the hire of the hall, please contact the bookings secretary Mrs Irene Bain on 01925 602597 (voicemail) or by email: