Local Organisations using the hall:

Backford & Mollington W.I.
The W.I. is the modern voice for women, improving the quality of women's lives within the community.
Meetings are on the 2nd Wednesday of the month.
Contact Ellen Molloy and Carol Fraser here.

Backford, Mollington & District Historical Society
Meetings are held on a monthly basis and begin at 7:30pm. Non members are welcome at a cost of £2 per lecture.


Mondays 10am - 12 noon. Contact Jane Edwards or Helen Bate.

Tuesdays - early evening. Contact Clare Ennion (01244 371519) or here

40th Anniversary - 2017

French Conversation Groups
For more information about these classes see this page. Alternatively, you can go to Corinne's website here.

U3A (University of the Third Age)

Digital Photography
Bi-monthly on Mondays - contact Graham Thompson on 01244 683819 for more details or here.

2nd Friday in month 10am - 12noon from September 11th. Contact Miss Yvonne Cross here

4th Tuesday in month 10am - 12noon from September 22nd. Contact Miss Jane Harrap here

Thursday 10am - 12noon from October 10th. Contact John Quinn here

Sundays 10:55am to 12am - contact Izzy on 07951 152172 or here.

Hospice Bereavement Group
1st & 3rd Tuesday - 10:00 - 12:00 - contact Mrs Deryn Parkinson 0151 355 6773 or here.

Flower Arranging
Contact Diane Fair on 07803 964548 for more details or here.

Chester Flower Club
If you love flowers, appreciate good design and have a free afternoon once a month, come and join us. You do not need to be a flower arranger to enjoy our meetings!

We meet at 1.30pm on the third Wednesday of the month, except August and December.
Tea and Coffee is available from 1pm.

New Members and Visitors are very welcome. No experience necessary! Visitors £5.00.

For more information: Tel 01244 301202 or see this page.

Emily Moore School of Dance - Childrens & Adult Ballet
Wednesday afternoons at the Village Hall
Pre-Primary/Primary 6-10 yrs
Graded Syllabus 10 yrs +
Contact Emily on 07971 021366 (Royal Academy of Dance) or here

Current Activities at the Hall
Activity Telephone Name/Email
Backford Parish Council  

Mike Cheers
Alex Malthouse

Lea-by-Backford Parish Council   Richard Jones
Mollington Parish Council   Pauline English
St Oswalds Parochial Church Council   John Hess
Backford & Mollington Brownies   Claire Ennion
Backford & Mollington Local History Society  

John Hess
Ann Marie Curtis
Mike Richardson

Backford & Mollington WI   Ellen Molloy
Carol Fraser
Ballet Club   Emily Crompton
Chester Flower Club   Diane Fair
City of Chester MP   Chris Matheson
Lisa Baldwin
French Lessons 07902 518550 Corinne Loison
Gentle Keep Fit 07792 964329  
Hospice of the Good Shepherd
Support Groups
  Deryn Parkinson
Lunch Club   Jan Oldfield
Minerva Arts   Minerva Arts
Mollington & Backford Mother & Toddler 07729 337011 Helen Bate
Mothers Union 07800 925462 Ann Elliott
Razamatazz - Dance & Theatre 07514 624222 Chloe Lee
St Oswalds Fellowship   John Hess
St Oswalds School   Dave Wallace
U3A - Geology 01978 761309 Jane Harrap
U3A - Photography   John Quinn
U3A - Digital Photography 01244 347077 Gordon Stockley
U3A - Science 01829 752332  Yvonne Cross
Unison Industry Trade Union   Tom Gibbons
Zumba - Keep Fit   Issy Pugh