Dunholme Old School Community Centre

Ownership and Constitution
Deeds of 1862
Picture Gallery
Future Development
Committee Reports
Other Organisations

THE DUNHOLME TRUST Charity Number 1160106


This is the  web site of the Dunholme Old School Community Centre (DOSC).  Build in 1862 as a school for the village.  It is now being used as a community centre under the management  of its Trustees.  From the 22nd February 2015 we became a Charitable Incorporated Organisation

See more about the Village of Dunholme

The Dunholme Old School is located at 8 Market Rasen Road Dunholme, Lincoln, LN2 3QR. UK
It is used for a variety of activities.  These include
Whist Drives
Age Concern Luncheon Club
Dancing Classes
Adult Education Classes
Keep Fit classes
Computer Training Classes
Dunholme Photographic Club
Amateur dramatics rehearsal rooms
Private parties which include Weddings, Christening
Birthday and retirement parties.

Below:  The well equiped kitchen

The Kitchen

View of the Old School from Market Rasen Road


Chairman - Mr John Ritchie
Secretary - Mrs Janice Ritchie
Treasurer - Mr Grahame Dunkin
Member - Mrs Trisha Carter
Member - Mrs Lindsey Westman 
and according to our constitution Representatives from each user group will form the Management committee


Above: View of the Old School from Market Rasen Road, with the green to the left. The trees behind the wall have since been brought down.

The rear yard currently unused by we have plans for developing it with the building of a new hall



 The Old School Centre is available to hire during the day, evenings and weekends. It is only £7 per hour to hire for non-profit making voluntary organisations and £10 per hour for events where a fee is charged. Hire includes the use of the main hall (200sq/mtrs) the committee room of 30sq/mtrs and the fully equiped kitchen.  It is Ideal for small parties or meetings. The capacity of 50 for dancing but 100 if seated. 
The current hiring fee is

£7 per hour for voluntary non-profit making organisation
£10 per hour if any fee is charged by the user.

Please ring Janice on  01673861172 to book


Above: View from the rear of the building with the wooden building on the left used for computer classes.


Above:  Inside the main hall after removing the false ceiling and paneling up to roof as part of the ongoing renovation work.


Above: This the view of the main door. It is not currently used as access is difficult for some due to a small step. This leads into a porch area currently being used as a store. The door is the original from 1864.

The committee room

The Dunholme Old School Community Centre Management Committee is a voluntary non-profit making organisation whose aims are to maintain and improve the facilities of the old school for the benifit of the local community. It is part of The Dunholme Trust a Charitable Incorporated Organisation