THE refurbished Blake Hall in Bridgwater is set to open on Saturday (November 24) with a performance by a top Bon Jovi tribute act.

The venue is already bringing big names in music and comedy to the town starting with Saturday's performance by Bon Giovi.

Also in the diary this year is live boxing on December 15 and The Bay City Rollers on December 22 plus many more acts in the new year including Colin Fry on March 22.

Dan Smith, owner of Blake Hall, said: “We are very excited with the new establishment.

“Lots of hard work has gone into making this one of the premier function halls around.

“Please do feel free to pop in and take a look – we welcome your support and suggestions.

“We would like to take this opportunity to thank the many people that have worked so hard in the transformation of the venue – you’re all stars!”

The function hall, named The Avenue, has 390sq metres of column-free space and is available for weddings, conferences, birthdays, and other events. It also offers a kitchen, stage and guest lounge.

Blake Hall also has a newly refurbished bar, named Ollies Bar, which has a new pool table, darts area, skittle alley and a large 8ft x 6ft screen.

Membership of Ollies Bar can be applied for by calling or emailing the addresses or contact numbers given below.

For more information on the hall or to hire the venue call 07723-377500, e-mail or alternatively just call in.

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