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Town markets re-opened  : :  Civic Hall events remain closed

WITH markets able to re-open - subject to Covid-19 restrictions being implemented - Nantwich Town Council opened the outdoor market with some restrictions.

 

IN line with guidance from the Government, the council have taken precautionary measures and withdrawn the following events hosted by the Town Council:

 

Tuesday: Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis. Wednesday: 50+ Club and Tea Dance.  Thursday: Table Top Sales.

l Hirers of the Civic Hall have also postponed regular events including:

  V&A Antiques and Collectors Fair; Ceroc (Tuesdays); Line Dancing (Wednesdays); Ballroom and Sequence Dance (Thursdays) and Stand-Up comedy (first Friday).

 

Day by day

 

Tuesdays (See panel above)

10am to 12 noon: Short mat bowls.

1.30pm to 4.30pm: Table tennis. Seven tables. £2

   entrance fee.

7.45pm to 11pm: Ceroc (Jive and Salsa Dance Fusion)

   www.cerocaddiction.com

   dance@cerocaddiction.com

   Telephone 07983  703166.

 

Wednesdays (See panel above)

10am to 12 noon: Fifty Plus Club. Entry £2.

   The club marked its 40th anniversary on September

   25, 2019. It provides a chance to meet new friends

   and socialise, including table tennis, pool and

   books swapping. The club also arranges holidays

   and trips. Club co-ordinator: Sue Brereton.

1.30pm to 3.45pm: Sequence Tea Dance.

7pm to 10.30pm: AC Fusion Dance - Modern Line

   Dancing Club. Beginners 7pm to 8pm. Main class

   8pm to 10,30pm. Instructor Adrian Churm (07710

   770580 or danceade@hotmail.co.uk).

 

Thursdays (See panel above)

8am to 12pm: Table top sales.

7.45pm to 10.30pm: Social Ballroom, Latin and Popular

   Sequence Dancing.


Tribute band visit postponed

THE Beatles tribute band Meet The Beatles were due to return to the Civic Hall stage on Friday, March 20, but the event was postponed to Friday, August 7 due to the coronavirus pandemic.


Tickets released for 2020 shows

TICKETS were released early for all these shows in 2020 at the Civic Hall. Then along came COVID-19...

 

Saturday, April 4: The Ultimate Stone Roses.

Friday, September 25: UK Bjorn (a tribute to Abba)

Friday, October 9: Stereotonics.

Saturday, November 21: The Guns 'n' Roses

   Experience.

Friday, November 27: Flash (a tribute to Queen).

Saturday, November 28: Oasish.

Friday, December 11: Electro80s Christmas party.


 

Book tickets on line

TICKETS for Civic Hall events (and some others in town and district) can normally be bought on line. Go to www.nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk and on the first page click on the "Buy Tickets" logo for a list of bookable events.

   You will need to create an account to buy tickets.

   Note that there is an administration fee of £1 which goes to the Civic Hall rather than the organisation that is staging the event.

   Tickets can be posted to purchasers up to five days before an event or they can take their "confirmation of purchase" e-mail to the Civic Hall to collect the tickets in person. Tickets which are held at the venue of an event for collection can be collected by showing the confirmation e-mail.


 

ENTERTAINMENT at the Civic Hall is handled by Crewe firm Warble Entertainment Agency.

https://www.warble-entertainment.com/

 

 

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l Tickets for events are available from the Civic Hall unless stated otherwise. The Box Office is open from 9am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday. Tickets are also available for events not staged in the Civic Hall.

l See Week by Week (right) for details of table top sales and V and A Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fairs.

lFor details of listed events visit www.nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk and click on the "Civic Hall" then "Buy Tickets" links.


Nantwich Film Club

THE club's community cinema is volunteer run and shows films on a 5.7metre (224-inch) screen. Their programme includes popular,  independent, classic and foreign language films.

   And the audiences can have their say on which films might be screened and events staged by the film club.

   Films are screened on the second Monday of the month. The doors and bar open at 7pm and the film starts promptly at 7.45pm (unless stated otherwise - for a longer film, for instance). There is no membership fee and no obligation to see every film. Entrance is £5 and open to all, subject to British Board of Film Classification certification.

   The club supports Cheshire Young Carers and Nantwich Food Bank.

   For more information, visit:

www.nantwichfilmclub.co.uk

 

Cancelled

Monday, April 20: "The Farewell". Certificate PG.

Running time100 minutes. Comedy/drama. Languages: Mandarin English, Japanese and Italian. This is a poignant, funny and uplifting story of family life. Now living in America, a woman is unaware that doctors have given her only a few weeks to live. Her family decide not to tell her. Her granddaughter reluctantly travels to China with her to see her for the last time, but is torn between the truth and her family's decision.  

 

Cancelled

Monday, May 11: "Official Secrets". Certificate 15. Running time 112 minutes. Biography, crime, drama. Languages English and Mandarin. The true story of a whistle blower who has to face the consequences of her act. Up against the Government-led legal system, can she hold true to her convictions?

 


 

The Very Best in Stand Up

COMEDY evenings are held on the first Friday of each month, featuring four top acts. Organised by Straight Up Comedy and Nantwich Town Council. Seats and tables layout. Over 18s only.

   Doors open at 7.15pm and the shows start at 8.10pm, running until 11pm. Tickets £10, from the website www.civiccomedy.co.uk or from the Civic Hall (01270 628633). Tickets also from www.seetickets.com.

   Patrons are advised not to go to the show if they feel they may be offended. There are table reservations for groups of six or more on a first come, first served basis. The listed line-up of comedians may change.

 


 

The Mayors' charities

The Mayor of Nantwich, Cllr Pam Kirkham, has chosen the Macmillan Cancer Care Unit at Leighton Hospital, the Nantwich Museum Board of Trustees and the End of Life Partnership as the three charities she will support in her time in office

   The retiring Mayor, Cllr Arthur Moran, donated £700 to the charities he supported, including Leighton Hospital Prostate Cancer Support Group, the Royal British Legion and St Luke’s (Cheshire) Hospice, Winsford.

 

 Week by week

 

Table Top sales.  (See panel above)

Thursdays, 8am to 12 noon. Free admission. Refreshments available. Tables (£5): 01270 628633 or 01270 303150.

 

V and A Antiques, Vintage Escapades and Collectors Fairs. (See panel above)

Thursdays and Bank Holidays, 10am to 4pm. Admission £1.50 adults; £1 concessions; children free. Bank Holidays, £2 adults; £1.50 concessions; children free. Stalls: Julie, 07759 449257. Also: 01244 400006, mobile 07759 449257; e-mail vandafairs@talk21.com; web: www.vandafairs.com.

 

Outdoor Table Top Sales take place in the summer months. See What's On - Market for details of the weekly (Tuesdays) event at Nantwich Market.


Nantwich Civic Hall

Market Street, Nantwich, CW5 5DG

Telephones 01270 628633 (Civic Hall) and 01270 303150 (Information Centre).

Facebook: facebook.com/nantwichcivic

facebook.com/nantwichtouristinformation

   Twitter: twitter.com/NantwichCivic

twitter.com/Nantwichtc

 

Civic Hall Box Office:  01270 628633. Open 9am to 4.30pm. Also, see the item in the first column about booking tickets on line.

 

Nantwich Town Council Facilities Manager:

David Thomas.

 

Nantwich Town Council Marketing Manager:

Sheryl Birtles.

 

To hire the Civic Hall, telephone 01270 628633. The main hall has a 500-person capacity. The Peggy Killick Suite (up a flight of stairs) holds 80 people for parties, conferences, meetings, exercise classes, dance groups, training days, etc. The suite can be booked free of charge.

 

The Civic Hall is owned and run by Nantwich Town Council who acquired it from Cheshire East Borough Council. (See this Letter from Nantwich).

   The Town Council offices moved to the Civic Hall from Brookfield Hall in Shrewbridge Road, Nantwich. Telephones: 01270 619224 and 01270 628633. [Brookfield Hall can also be hired.]

 

Nantwich Information Centre is located in the Civic Hall. Telephone 01270 303150 (9am to 6.45pm). As well as tourism information - for visitors or for local people wishing to know about attractions in town or the rest of the country - the centre has details of local events taking place in the Civic Hall or other venues in town. It has a series of leaflets on several aspects of the town, including places to see, visiting Nantwich, shopping in Nantwich and accommodation.

touristinformation@nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk

 

Talk of the Town, the Council's information publication, is produced quarterly. It is delivered to homes throughout Nantwich and is available at the Tourist Information Centre in the Civic Hall. It is free of charge.

   

Nantwich Town Council people

 

Mayor:

 Cllr Pam Kirham

 

Mayor's Consort:

Miss Caroline

Kirkham.

 

 

Deputy Mayor: Cllr Stuart Bostock

Town Clerk: Mrs Samantha Roberts.

 

www.nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk

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