Day by day
10am to 12 noon: Short mat bowls.
1.30pm to 4.30pm: Table tennis. Seven
7.45pm to 11pm: Ceroc.
email@example.com Telephone 07983
10am to 12 noon: Fifty Plus Club. Entry £2.
The club marked its 40th
anniversary on September
25. It provides a chance to meet
new friends and
socialise, including table tennis,
pool and books
swapping. The club also arranges
trips. Club co-ordinator: Sue Brereton.
1.15pm to 3.45pm: Sequence Tea Dance.
7pm to 10.30pm: Modern and classic line dance
classes. Beginners 7pm to 8pm.
Main class 8pm to
10,30pm. Instructor Adrian
7.45pm to 10.30pm: Ballroom,
Latin and Popular
Five young VIPs chosen for Christmas lights switch-on
IN his search
for guests of honour to turn on Nantwich’s
Christmas lights, the Mayor of Nantwich,
Councillor Arthur Moran, received so
many very worthy applications making it a
very difficult decision to choose a small
After careful consideration he has selected
five young VIPs to join him on the switch-on
stage this year.
Those selected are inspirational having gone through more in their
short lives than what many of us endure in a
Cara Morris will press the button with Lily-May Arden, Mason
Taylor, Meghan Kewley and Georgy Capener.
Proceedings on Friday, November 15, will start at 12 noon when the
minimarket sets up along Churchyardside with
a selection of gifts and treats.
array of entertainment will then follow on
the stage in The Square from 4pm onwards,
including a set from UK Bjorn.
A guest appearance will be made by Father Christmas, before the
lights switch on and spectacular firework
display from Blitz Fireworks around 7pm.
For full details on the lights switch on event visit
Book tickets on line
TICKETS for Civic Hall events (and some
others in town and district) can 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
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.
could change or be cancelled. Check before travelling a long
distance to the
about events in Nantwich throughout the year,
What's On page
on this website
Return to What's On
Month by month
Monday 11: Nantwich Film Club screen
"The Vanishing". Details below.
Saturday 16: Bon Jovi Forever with
special guest Bryan Adams Exposed. 7.30pm to 11.30pm.
Monday 18: Blood donors session, 1pm
Saturday 23: Celtic Confusion charity
night featuring a Crewe Irish dance team: Nichola Banks, Jonathan and Tandie, Celtica Irish Dance Company, Joe Keegan
and Band, and Peter Robinson. In aid of
Sunday 24: Dolls House Fair, 10.30am
Monday 25: Tinsel and Turkey Bingo
Evening, fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support. Eyes down at 7.30pm.
Entry £1. Raffle and tombola. Contact Sue Goodwin for more information
on 07976 964243.
Saturday 30: Electro '80s Christmas
party. Sold out
Tickets for events are available from the Civic Hall unless stated otherwise. The Box Office
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
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
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
For more information, visit:
November 11. "The Vanishing". Certificate 15. Running time 107 minutes. Crime / thriller
/ mystery. English. A psychological thriller written and produced by
local film company Mad as Birds. Drawn from the disappearance of three
lighthouse keepers from a remote Scottish island in 1938. Featuring
Gerard Butler, Peter Mullan and Connor Swindells.
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 7.15pm and the shows
start at 8.15pm to 11pm. Tickets, £10, from the Town Council website or from the
Civic Hall (01270 628633). See the website
www.civiccomedy.co.uk for details. 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
December 6: Featuring Garrett Millerick, Nathan Caton, Sam Avery and Mark Nelson.
December 31: New Year's Comedy Special. Doors open 7pm, the show starts at 8pm.
Table Top sales. Thursdays,
8am to 12 noon. Free admission.
Refreshments available. Tables (£5): 01270 628633 or 01270 303150.
V and A Antiques, Vintage and Collectors
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
Table Top Sales 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).
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
Nantwich Town Council Marketing
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.
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 Arthur Moran
Mayor's Consort: Cllr Carole
Deputy Mayor: Cllr Pam Kirkham
Town Clerk: Samantha Roberts, who succeeded Ian Hope earlier this
year. She was previously Town Clerk of Mold Town
Council, Flintshire, North Wales.
Mayor's Chaplain: The Rev Dr Mark Hart,
Rector of St
Mary's Church, Nantwich.