The Community Centre was officially opened in June 1988. Over the years it has been significantly extended and updated to provide the excellent facility that Langham enjoys today.
The most significant developments over recent years have been:
Completion of a major extension to provide a permanent venue for Langham Community Shop and dedicated premises for Langham Pre-School, thereby freeing up the Club Room for public hire.
Purchase of modern cinema and PA equipment, providing excellent audio-visual capabilities for Cinema, Concerts and Business Meetings.
Upgrading of all doors to double-glazing.
High speed internet installed.
Provision of dishwasher in main kitchen; separate kitchenette installed in Committee Room allowing use as self-contained unit.
Main Hall re-fitted with Junckers flooring, renovated stage, and 120 new cushioned chairs.
Replaced stage curtains and Club Room and Committee Room blinds. Stage lighting and fader console installed.
Air Conditioning installed in Committee Room.
All windows now double glazed. High level Velux windows now with electrically operated opening and closing blinds.
Main Hall and Stage re-decoration; floor re-seal.
Major Kitchen renovation.
Installation of large rear patio area.
Removal of old boiler system.
Electric consumer unit upgrade.
Main hall floor sanded and sealed.
Air conditioning added to Main Hall and Club Room.
Kitchen and Bar flooring replaced.
Main Entrance and Rear Foyer carpeting replaced.
All doors re-varnished.
External lights installed.
Main hall side lights replaced with LEDs.
Kitchen, club room and loft lighting replaced with LEDs.
Hearing loops installed in Main Hall and Club Room.
Stairlift installed, providing improved access to upstairs Committee Room
Soundproofing boards installed in the Main Hall, providing much improved acoustics for public meetings, live music and cinema screenings.