Stretford Public Hall

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Restoring a Victorian grade II listed ballroom for community use

Organisation type

Community hall

Location

Stretford

Community shares raised

£255,000

Key objectives & Outcomes

Award purpose

To help Stretford Public Hall develop and achieve their community share offer target to secure a viable future for Stretford Public Hall for community use

Accountable to the local community

Local residents can become Friends of Stretford Public Hall and make decisions about the running of the business. Over 800 people invested in the hall’s community shares.

Community cohesion

The renovation of the ballroom will create the largest community space in Stretford, so 400 people can take part in community activities at a time.