‘It’s our hut and we will fight for it’ say protesters

31/5/2011'New Mill Social Centre, Tring
31/5/2011'New Mill Social Centre, Tring

A CHURCH’S plan to tear down a popular hall has been dubbed a ‘money-making scam’ by regular users set against the proposal.

More than 60 people attended a heated meeting about the future of New Mill Social Centre in Tring on Wednesday night.

Tring Team Parish plans to knock down the building, which is almost a century old, and replace it with a chaplaincy to provide spiritual guidance to Tring School.

But the hall’s users spoke out against the plans and at one point stood up and clapped to show their opposition to it.

Read the full story in this week’s Berkhamsted & Tring Gazette.