Following the latest Government announcement of the UK returning to to a full lockdown beginning 5th January, the Club will remain closed until further notice.
HWMI will reopen as soon as we are permitted to do so.
For the latest Government advise on COVID-19, including guidance, support and the latest lockdown restrictions,
We hope to see you all soon.
Tuesday 8th December 2020 marked the 100th Anniversary of the opening of
Harlow War Memorial Institute
Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 and the current Government restrictions, our planned celebrations have been put on hold until we're permitted to reopen some time in 2021.
Check back here regularly for updates.
For details of the opening ceremony on
Wednesday 8th December 1920 as published in the
Herts and Essex Observer
Important Notice - 16/10/2020
From midnight on Friday 16th October, Essex moves to Tier 2 of the government covid-19 lockdown rules.
In relation to the Club, the bar will continue to maintain its current opening hours.
No one is to enter the Club without a face covering
Face coverings can be removed when seated but must be worn when moving around the Club.
You must fill your details in the registration book at the bar or use your NHS app to register your visit.
Table service only, there is no service at the bar.
Social distancing and Covid-19 lockdown rules are to be adhered to within the Club premises.
Click on the link below to see a full list of the rules
Important Notice - 20/10/2020
Changes to the use of the snooker tables.
The following key changes are based upon Government policy and are issued by the English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards.
In line with the current Tier-2 instructions for Essex and other Tier-2 areas, you must not socialise with anybody outside of your household or support bubble in any indoor setting, whether at home or in a public indoor setting.
Therefore, when using the Club's snooker tables, the instruction is as follows:
Any snooker activity (match play or practice) on one table therefore MUST NOT involve more than one person in any circumstances unless you are playing against a member of your own household.
Competitions, leagues or matches (including social play) cannot take place between people from different households.
HWMI has re-opened.
At present, entry into the club is restricted to MEMBERS ONLY.
We are not presently accepting new memberships.
Please ensure you adhere to the governments advise on social distancing while on the premises and in particular, please pay attention to the signs both outside and inside the club which have been set out in line with government advise. It is there to protect members and staff against the spread of Covid-19.
Entry to the club is strictly via the main front door with exit being through the side door only.
When you enter the club, you sign in by providing your name, membership number and contact telephone number.
Government Advise on Face Coverings in Pub and Clubs (from 24 September)
Customers in hospitality venues must wear face coverings, except when seated at a table to eat or drink. Staff in hospitality and retail will now also be required to wear face coverings.
Our bar staff will provide table service. Please bear with us during busy periods.
For the latest opening times, refer to the notice boards and front door
Sky Sports / BT Sport
Watch all the latest sporting action from BT Sport and Sky Sports live on the BIG SCREEN including Champions League and Premier League Football, cricket, rugby and darts etc...
Monthly Quiz Nights
Monthly Friday Night Quiz in aid of local and national charities. Great fun nights and you may win some prizes in our regular quiz night raffles
To Be Confirmed
Celebrate with us
Why not celebrate a Birthday, Anniversary, Engagement, Retirement or any other kind of party at the club.
Fees from only £50
Snooker, Poker etc...
Various Sports and Activities are played by our members. You can try your hand at Snooker, Poker, Darts, Cribbage, Bingo, Pool etc...