Welcome to Gresford Trust!
Mr Vivian Davies 17.05.1926 - 13.11.2014
Viv Davies is remembered with great affection by members of
Friends and fellow Trustees were informed at the November
monthly meeting of the Trust, of the death earlier in the day of
It was a sceptical Viv who joined the Trust in 1993 to serve on
the committee as Trustee and Chairman, and from 1995 as Vice
Great changes were proposed to Trust property including a new
Memorial Hall to a land rich, but cash poor charitable village
organisation. The changes required co-operation between member
organisations, vision and substantial funds. Viv played a
significant role in achieving this goal.
Viv was a loyal and enthusiastic Trustee, not afraid to get his
hands dirty and could turn his engineering skills to most jobs
around the Trust grounds and buildings as well as helping serve
refreshments to visiting football teams!
Viv's contribution to the Trust over many years was very much
appreciated by Trustees, hirers and visitors.
Our condolences go to his family. The Trust misses him
Gresford Trust or Gresford and District
War Memorial Community Centre Trust was founded in
Owned and 'run by the village for the village', we provide
wonderful indoor and outdoor facilities for community-use. Our
modern purpose-built building is set in 18 acres of land.
- 3 rooms of various sizes and a sports hall available to
hire for parties, meetings, weddings, conferences and other
- Enclosed outdoor play area attached to the sports hall.
- Outside space also available for hire i.e. football party.
- Free wi-fi access.
- Marquee available for hire.
- Projector and screen available for hire.
- Tea and coffee available (charge applicable).
- All rooms have kitchen facilities.
- Toddler toilets, baby changing and disabled toilets.
- Changing rooms with a shower.
- Outside exercise trail.
- Ample free parking.
'From the very first meeting to the wedding reception itself,
everyone has been wonderfully helpful. The venue is lovely and the
guests had a great time! Everything was perfect.' Father of
'What a fantastic facility this is. Used by all ages. Thanks
Gresford Trust.' Anon
'I'd just like to thank you again for how easy/convenient it is
to book your excellent facilities, and the friendliness of
committee staff.' Mrs A