News & Blog

News & Blog

Real Lives – an evening with travelling evangelist and author, Roger Carswell – 21 Oct

Stonedge Chapel and Steep Turnpike Evangelical Church invite you to an evening with evangelist and author Roger Carswell on Saturday 21 October at Ashover Parish Hall from 7.30pm. Free admission and hot drinks – just turn up! Roger has written 11 books including ‘And Some Evangelists’ and ‘Where is God in a Messed-up World’. He […]


Chesterfield’s Gilbert & Sullivan Society bring their touring production of ‘Merrie England’ to Ashover

On 6th October, for one night only Chesterfield’s Gilbert & Sullivan Society bring their touring production of this much loved, but now rarely performed, operetta of the early 20th century to Ashover. Merrie England, set in the period after the defeat of the Spanish Armada and during May Day celebrations, tells a tale of the rivalry of […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]