Shaw Village Hall & Playing Field

Located in Shaw near Melksham, this community village hall and large playing field is available for regular & ad hoc bookings. The large main hall has high ceilings and lots of windows for natural light making it perfect for parties, celebrations, activities and meetings.

  • Capacity: 60 standing/40 seated/50 dining & dancing
  • Fully equipped kitchen with professional range cooker, water boiler, dishwasher, fridge, microwave, crockery and utensils.
  • Tables and chairs
  • Male, female and disabled toilets
  • Outdoor power for bouncy castle etc
  • Sports field and outdoor exercise facilities
  • Changing rooms with showers
  • Gated Children's play area
  • Ample parking
  • Defibrilator
  • Wifi

Hire Charges

Ad hoc hall hire

Visit our Calendar page to view availability and make a provisional booking request.

After you have made a provisional booking you will receive an invoice via email, payment is to be made within 72 hours of receipt of invoice or the booking will be cancelled.

Bookings should be a minimum period two hours, part hours will be charged at the full hour rate.

30 minutes is given free of charge at the end of each hire session in order for the hirer to clean the hall.

  • Weekdays: £16 per hour
  • Weekends: £16.00 per hour before 7pm, £22 per hour 7pm-10.30pm (please note you will need to be off site by 11pm)
  • Sunday bookings to end no later than 4pm
  • Children’s party package: £45 - 3 hours + extra ½ hour before and after for set-up/clean-up (4 hours total).
    • Bouncy Castles are permitted but please ensure the floor is protected.
      The hall dimensions are: Area: 12 x 7m , Height- 3.35m(11ft ) in the centre, 2.4m (8ft) at the wall.

Cancellation policy:

Cancelation up to 3 days (72 hours) before the event = Full refund

Cancelation between 3 days (72 hours) & 1 day (24 hours) before the event = 50% refund

Cancelation less than 1 day (24 hours) before the event = No refund

For more information on our venue, please click on the 'How to Book' and 'Documentation' tabs. You can make a provisional booking from the calendar page.


Regular hall hire - We currently host the following regular events:

Shaw & Whitley Pre-School

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 8.30 - 3.30pm

Website: / Email:


Aroha Yogo Flow with Sian

Monday: 7:45pm - 8:45pm



Pilates with Jenny

Tuesday: Improvers - 6.30pm-7.30pm

Wednesday: Improvers/Mixed Ability- 5.30pm-6.30pm / Intermediate - 6.40pm-7.40pm

Website: or call: 07790 531 627


Whist Drive

Thursday: 7.00pm -9.30pm

Michael Morley: 07778 414397


For regular hall hire enquiries, please contact the booking secretary on: 01225 282656 or email:

Playing field/Football pitch hire

Contact Matt Wills on 07757 400057 or email:


Shaw Village Hall and playing fields are managed by the registered charity: SHAW HILL PLAYING FIELD AND VILLAGE HALL, Charity number: 305550.

Photos of our Facilities

Shaw Village Hall

Main Hall - Seating up to 40

Fully equipped kitchen

Playing Field


Children's play area

Outdoor Exercise Equipment

Changing rooms

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