Day by day
10am to 12 noon: Short mat bowls.
1.30pm to 4.30pm: Table tennis. Seven
7.45pm to 11pm: Ceroc.
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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
Nominate someone to switch on
Mayor of Nantwich, Councillor Arthur Moran,
has launched a search for worthy guests of
honour to turn on Nantwich’s Christmas
lights - planning
for the annual event is almost complete.
Over the years
there have been various line-ups to turn on
the lights including celebrities. However,
this year felt the Mayor felt the town’s
younger VIPs should get a chance to turn on
To nominate a
worthy candidate send a nomination to
or drop it off at Nantwich Civic Hall.
Nominations should include your name,
address, contact number, the person you wish
to nominate and why they deserve to turn on
the town’s Christmas lights.
This year the event will take
place on Friday, November 15, and will
include a mini-market selling a selection of
gifts, treats and food from 12noon, and an
array of entertainment, including a set from
UK Bjorn on The Square from 4pm.
Father Christmas will make an appearance
before the switch on and a spectacular
display will be staged by Blitz Fireworks
For full details on this
years’ Nantwich 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
Friday 11: South Cheshire Amateur
Fight Night. 8pm to 11pm.
Sunday 13: Acton Amateur Operatic
classic from Rodgers and
Hammerstein, 7.30pm to
Tickets, £10, available from the Civic Hall
Monday 14: Nantwich Film Club screen
Thursday 17: Lindisfarne perform as
part of the
Nantwich Words and Music
Festival. (See here).
Friday 18: In Out - Wrestling's About,
10pm. "A family friendly event"
Brookes, Joey Hayes, Rhio and
more. Doors open
7pm; show 7.30pm. Tickets £5
via Facebook or the
Saturday 19: Scott Matthews and Turin
Nantwich Words and Music
Festival. (See here).
Monday 21: Blood donor sessions, 1pm
The Revolvers return with their Sounds
of the Sixties show, 7.30pm to 11.30pm. They will
songs from artists such as Small
Faces, The Kinks, The Beatles,
Davis Group, The Rolling Stones and
Tickets, £12, from the Civic
Saturday 26: Mind, Body and Spirit
Tickets available from the Civic Hall unless stated otherwise. The Box Office
from 9am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday.
l See Week by Week (above, right) for details of
table top sales and V and A Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fairs.
lFor more details of the events listed here
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:
October 14: "Wild Rose".
Certificate 15. Running time 100 minutes. Drama / music. English.
Rose (Jessie Buckley ), a young talented country singer is wild but not
free of responsibilities. She is faced with the question of what she is
willing to sacrifice to follow her dream. Mum (Julie Walters) supports
her in this. Set in Glasgow.
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
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
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
on this website for a V and A
Christmas Market on November 2.
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.