News & Blog

News & Blog

Kenya’s Osiligi Warriors heading to Ashover!

The seven-piece group comes from the village of Oleopolos and surrounding communities in southern Kenya, around thirty miles south of Nairobi. The group are touring the UK and we are thrilled to announce they are holding a Maasi tribal song and dance performance here at Ashover Parish Hall on Thursday 28th September. Full details including […]


Wedding madness at Ashover Parish Hall!

It’s slap bang in the middle of wedding season here at Ashover Parish Hall and things are pretty manic! We’ve had a record 18 wedding bookings in 2017 with the majority still to come. With a wedding or party almost every weekend over the summer we are flat out doing all we can to make […]


Ashover Parish Hall Blog: how to make sure your wedding flowers are fabulous

If like us here at Ashover you’re are pretty clueless when it comes to wedding flowers (or any flowers for that matter) do not fear, for Avant Garden Event Hire and Floristry are here! Co-owner Laura has kindly shared her expert knowledge to help make sure you have fabulous flowers for your special day. Here are her […]


Floral Art classes & workshops 2017

Jonathan Moseley – Floral Expert on BBC2 Big Allotment Challenge and founder of #flowertalk returns this spring with a number of exciting classes and workshops. Topics include garden flowers (cutting and growing), fruity and florific and, later in the year, Hallowe’en flowers. You can sign up and pay for a workshop or classes via Jonathan’s website […]


Moo Music – Musical fun for your little one

Moo Music is new at the hall for 2017 and is all about musical fun time for infants & pre-school children. Bring your little ones along for lots of family musical fun! Singing, dancing, moo-sical games, dressing up and themed activities. All sorts of fun and games! The session will run each Thursday in term time […]


Review of another successful year at Ashover Parish Hall!

With the support of the local community and our Trustees, Ashover Parish Hall CIO has had another great year and we feel privileged to have been chosen to host a variety of exciting events and celebrations. We were delighted to welcome back annual events such as the Parish Panto and Parish Party, the Children’s Society […]


Ashover Parish Hall AGM

The 2017 (first) Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday  11th May 2017 at 19.30 in the Fabric Room at the Parish Hall   Agenda Chairman’s welcome.  Minutes of previous year’s meeting.1  Trustees Annual report for 2016 – 2017.  Treasurers report for 2016 – 2017.  Election of six trustees.  List of nominating bodies and nominated trustees.  Coopted […]


It’s Wedding Fayre time – come and join us

With Spring in the air and wedding season nearly upon us, we’re delighted that the wonderful A.S. Party have chosen to hold a Wedding Fayre here at Ashover Parish Hall on Sunday 21st May from 11am to 3pm. So, if you are currently wedding planning, why not come along?! It’s free entry with a free goody […]


The High Tor Players are set to return in May!

The High Tor Players return on 11th May with their comedy, Habeas Corpus. The Players tell us: ”​This is Alan Bennett at his comedic best. Mismanaged lust – mistaken identity – dropped trousers…Habeas Corpus has all the ingredients of a classic farce, spiced with the warmth and humanity of Alan Bennett’s razor-sharp wit. ”In a […]


Reflecting on a brilliant year…and looking forward to the future

It has been another busy year for Ashover Parish Hall Events Centre; from anniversaries to weddings, christenings to birthdays, charity events to folk festivals, there have been many exciting events held here over the last year. As well as the popular puppy training classes, Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) courses and Chapples Voice Coaching, the hall continues […]