Regular Hall Users

Jocelyn Banks Designer

Jocelyn Banks DesignerJocelyn’s design and dressmaking business includes Wedding and Bridesmaids dresses, Ball gowns for all occasions, and a range of lingerie.

I want women who wear my clothes to feel amazing. Whether their desire is for refined femininity or Avant-garde couture.
Feeling confident in the way you look allows you to fall in love with who you are.

Click the image or the link below to visit the website! Take a look around and let her know what you think!

If you want something special, Jocelyn specialises in providing bespoke garments for all of her clients. Contact details are available on her website jocelynbanksdesigner.co.uk, so that you can discuss your requirements in person.


Lydney and Severnside Flower Club

FlowerArrangementLydney and Severnside Flower Club have been in existence since 1971 and have over 50 members.

Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each month at 7.15pm with the doors opening at 6.30pm.

A NAFAS approved demonstrator will create beautiful arrangements which are raffled at the end of the evening!


NHS Blood Doning

The NHS Blood Doning team make regular visits to the Town Hall throughout the year. Check out their website for further details or to make an online appointment.

NHS Blood Donation services help many people in need, including:

Transfusion patients – for example those with cancer or anaemia, as well as those who lose blood through surgery or childbirth

Transplant patients – to provide on-going support for donors and their families. NBS are working to increase donations to meet patient demand

Global aid – our international service brings our experience and expertise to countries around the world


University of the Third Age

U3ACakeThe University of the Third Age (U3A) is a national organisation for older people who are retired, semi-retired or no longer in employment, yet want to lead an active and fulfilling life.

We hold a Monthly General Meeting (often involving a guest speaker) on the 3rd Thursday of each month at Lydney Town Hall (1:45pm start). Tea / coffee is available and there is the opportunity to find out more about the various interest groups / activities, to join the Forest of Dean U3A and to just chat.


Alzheimer’s Society

Meet on the last Tuesday of each month in the friendly lounge area from 10:30 to 12:30.

The Alzheimer’s Society work to ensure people with dementia have choice and control over their own care and support, with:
The Personal Choice Programme
Engagement and participation
Carer information and support programmes


Slimming World

Slimming World meets at the Town Hall every week on a Tuesday with sessions at 1pm, 5pm and 7pm with David (tel: 07912 054286)

and Also on a Thursday with sessions at 9.30am 11.30am 3.30pm 5.30pm and 7.30pm with Jenna (tel: 07931 349299).

At Slimming World we work together to help you look and feel great – body, mind and soul.

There is freedom from hunger! Our Free Food list includes masses of food you can eat in unlimited amounts – no weighing or counting.

No food is off limits! Enjoy your favourite treats every day and still lose weight.

We’ll support you every step of the way – in group at the Town Hall where your consultant and your fellow members want you to succeed just as much as you do!

You set your own target. You choose the weight you want to be and together we’ll achieve it.