Every episode of The Village Halls Podcast is supported by our headline sponsor Allied Westminster, the UK’s largest specialist provider of village hall insurance and the home of VillageGuardĀ®.

The company is a principal supporter of ACRE’s Advice Service for Village Halls and was the first to design a tailored insurance product exclusively for Village Halls, assessing their actual risks and lowering their premiums in consequence. Their VillageGuardĀ® policy has now been adopted by thousands of halls and has become the most popular Village Hall insurance policy in Britain, providing cover from Cornwall to the Shetland Islands…

Hallmaster also kindly provide financial assistance for our podcast. Hallmaster help Village Halls manage bookings and invoices online, maximising the ability to rent out empty rooms, halls and clubhouses and prevents duplicate reservations.

Its system can instantly display availability of rooms and facilities, take provisional bookings and allow people to find out what’s happening in your area and where to find details of events or classes you hold.