Shortly after the First World War, a group then known as the Christmas Present Working Party, had their final meeting and the Kingston Village Hall committee was formed.
This is an extract of a report from the group:
"...The Committee retiring will not be replaced unless we decide on a plan which; has not yet been discussed or thought of unless in short by the Party's special wish, setting aside the tentative recommendation of the Committee to dissolve on the grounds that the work undertaken in 1919, of helping a Village Hall to be built, now naturally passes into the hands of a Committee for the management of the Hall..."
Click here to download the full report.The Extension
In 1984 John Clark (then the chairman of the Village Hall committee), put forward a proposal to both extend and update the hall. Click on the links below to download a copy of what was propsed. It wasn't long before this proposal became reality as you can see in the photographs at the bootom of this page.
Extension Porposal - Part 1
Extension Porposal - Part 2
Extension Porposal - Part 3
Extension Porposal - Plans