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The 2020 Annual General Meeting of the Trust was held on Wed 4th May 2020

Farringdon Village Hall Charitable - Trust Meeting Held Wednesday July 3rd 2019 Key Messages

Farringdon Village Hall Charitable Trust - Meeting Held Wednesday 15th May 2019 - Key Messages

Reports and/or key messages from Farringdon Village Hall Charitable Trust meetings can also be found on the archive page

A Brief Outline of the Story so far:-

Following the sale of Massey's Folly in 2015, Farringdon was without a village hall and although some events have been transferred to the Church, space is limited and th Church lacks the facilities that were available in the Folly.

However the Village Hall Trust are committed to constructing a new, purpose-built, village hall using funds accumulated from the sale of the Folly and various grants and such contributions as can be extracted from the residents of Farringdon.

Initial negotiations to buy a plot of land fell through and a tree survey of the Churchyard established there was insufficient space to site a new Hall in the Churchyard.

Undaunted, the Farringdon Village Hall Trust submitted an outline planning application for a "Community Building" on a site in the centre of the village adjacent to Shirnall Hill.

Although the planning application was successful, negotiations to purchase the land fell through and the trust then put forward a revised plan on land owned by, and adjacent to, All Saints Church.

It soon became apparent that the South Downs National Park would block any application for a building to be constructed on this site and yet another plan fell by the wayside

Attention is now directed to a vacant site at the other end of the Village and the FVHCT is currently in negotiation with the various parties involved, in the hope that a an agreement and the necessary approvals can be obtained to permit a New Village Hall can be erected on this site in the not too far distant future.

If everything proceeds to plan and there have been a lot of 'ifs' in the progress so far, the Trust are hoping to reveal more details later this year.

 

CHARITY NAME: FARRINGDON VILLAGE HALL CHARITABLE TRUST - CHARITY NO. 301824
CHARITY TRUSTEE: Farringdon Parish Council

Farringdon Village Hall Charitable Trust - Annual General Meeting - Held Wednesday 2nd January 2019 - Key Messages

The Annual General Meeting of the Farringdon Village Hall Management Committee, held Wednesday 4th January 2017 Key Messages

Please note that following the 2017 AGM the former Farringdon Village Hall Management Committee is now the Farringdon Village Hall Charitable Trust

Village Hall Management Committe AGM held 10th Feb 2016 Draft Minutes
At the Meeting held on March 2nd 2016, The Parish Council voted unanimously
to dissolve the current Village Hall Management Committee

Farringdon Village Hall Committee meeting held Wednesday, 2nd September 2015 - Draft Minutes

Farringdon Village Hall Management Committee
Annual General Meeting
Held in the Village Hall on Wednesday April 25th 2013 at 8:00 p.m.

At the Annual General Meeting the New Administrative Provisions were unanimously adopted in place of the previous Administrative Provisions.

Therefore the Farringdon Parish Council, having consented so to act, has been unanimously appointed as the sole trustee of the Charity; and all other trustees of the Charity have ceased to be trustees of the Charity.



Copies of the various Deeds of Trust are available in PDF format:

Trust Deed
23rd March 1960
Supplementary Deed
2006
Order
7th April 2006
Resolution
November 2006
Supplementary Deed 2012

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