Welcome to Keysoe Village Hall

Keysoe is a rural village in the North East corner of Bedfordshire, some 9 miles north of Bedford and 4 miles south of Kimbolton along the B660. Its forms half of the parish with the neighbouring village of Bolnhurst. In the 2011 Census, 719 lived in 308 dwellings within the Parish of Bolnhurst & Keysoe.

The Village Hall is situated just off the B660, immediately on the right as you turn into Keysoe Row West. The hall is available for hire by the hour, day or weekend or we can tailor a booking to accommodate your particular requirements.

Sat Nav: MK44 2JE

Facilities

  • Licensed for 150 people
  • Full bar including an inclusive events license dependant on the booking – please see our Keysoe Village Hall Hire Agreement.
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Heating throughout main areas
  • Tables, chairs, table linen, cutlery, crockery and glassware sufficient to cater and seat 110 to 120 people in comfort
  • Fully equipped kitchen with cooker, hot water and microwave
  • Raised stage, stage curtain, stage lighting and sound & public address system
  • Separate bar, fully equipped which can also be used as a small meeting room (10 – 12 people).
  • A staffed bar can be provided…call or email to discuss
  • Free and ample parking. Users of this car park do so at their own risk. The Village  Hall will not accept any responsibility for damage, accident or loss.
  • Large outdoor and grassed area should you need with external public address

Events

The hall committee run a bar night on the first Friday of each month**. Please drop in and have a chat with your neighbours whilst enjoying your favourite tipple.

** The Bar night in October will be the 2nd Friday (11th) due to the Keysoe Klangers needing the hall for rehearsals prior to their show the following evening….see below.

We aim to stage 3 or 4 events each year from Dinner and Dances to Murder Mystery evenings. The committee are always looking for new ideas and indeed committee members so if you have an idea or wish to join the committee please make contact.

Confirmed village hall bookings for 2019

Saturday 7th September – The ever popular Keysoe Village Show returns. Find out more and download the schedule here. The show will be opened by Mrs Meryl Dolling, The High Sheriff of Bedfordshire.

Saturday 5th October – The Keysoe Clangers are back with another performance…more details to follow. The show will be limited to 75 people so if you wish to reserve tickets please email events@keysoevillagehall.co.uk. Tickets are £15 each and includes a dinner of Lasagne. A vegetarian option will also be offered. Full bar. Doors at 7pm, Curtains up at 7:30pm.

Saturday 2nd November – It’s quiz night! Ro & Penny are back on stage to test our mental agility. A fun and funny night. Teams of up to six people and limited to 20 teams. There will be an interval for a warming Chilli-Con-Carne with Jacket potato. Email events@keysoevillagehall.co.uk to reserve tickets at £9 each. Full bar. 7pm for a 7:30pm start.

Sunday 8th December – Rushden Brass Band will once again be taking centre stage performing the Christmas classics. An annual event not to be missed, mince pies and mulled wine will be served in the interval along with raffle tickets to win your Christmas Hamper.

And for 2020….Saturday 15th February….the biennial Candlelit Dinner. Save the date. More info to follow.

To view the Village Hall calendar click here

Village Groups

There are several groups and organisations who use the hall including:

  • Keysoe Art Group
  • Guides
  • Playgroup
  • Women’s Institute
  • The Parish Council
  • The Keysoe Village Show
  • St Mary’s Church Fete
  • The Keysoe Klangers
  • Pilates
  • P.I.Y.O.
  • Circuits
  • Strength & Cardio
  • Cellar V