Category Archives: Interior

Arches uncovered during renovation work.

Arches uncovered during renovation work at Beccles Public Hall. The Back stage area (behind the proscenium) was actually a room before the stage area was added. You can see the top of the window arches and also brickwork and remnants of wood where the roof used to be. The tops of the arches are around… Read More »

more of arches revealed

Stage removal reveals more to the arches previously found during renovations. The street level is approx where you can see the ground below the air brick  

Balcony/Foyer old and new

Work to the foyer and balcony. July, August & September 2015 with additional work over the following months.           (click on the picture for more information)

Nearly there

On the final stages of the renovations and repairs. Only tidying up and decorating left after this. (Click on pictures for larger images.)

Balcony Ironwork

The beautiful new ironwork, commissioned from Barry Martin of Martincraft, Beccles and funded by the Beccles Music Festival is installed. (Click photos for larger images)

Gradually being rebuilt …

The internal structure is now taking shape with floors, ceilings and electrical wiring. The new fire exit at the foot of the staircase has been opened on to Market Street – just waiting for the lamp post to be moved! (Click pictures for larger images)

The beams go in ….

Steel beams will replace the old wooden ones when installed. These will support the new balcony, leaving the Foyer open and clear of columns. (Click to view larger images.)