Knitting in Remembrance

November 9, 2018 | No comment

To commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War, Trowbridge has been decorated with hundreds of beautiful, hand-knitted poppies. Trowbridge Town Council wish to thank: Viv Holloway Janet Hammond Yvonne Sherman Mary Purnell Pat Walter Sylvia Dicks Joan Harrington Linda Benbow Mickey Melia The Team at Shaws The Drapers and many more […]

Trowbridge Remembrance Sunday

November 8, 2018 | No comment

Trowbridge Town Council, in partnership with the Trowbridge Branch of the Royal British Legion, is organising the annual Remembrance Day Service and Parade on Sunday 11th November, 2018. Timings are as below: 9:45am – Remembrance service commences in St. James’ Church, Trowbridge. 10:53am – The service will arrive at the Town War Memorial in Trowbridge […]

Football Memorabilia Auction

October 29, 2018 | No comment

Football fans – why not come along to the Anchor & Hope on Trowbridge’s Frome Road this Saturday, November 3rd? Ady Taylor, the pub’s landlord is very generously auctioning off his collection of football shirts in support of Mayor Dennis Drewett’s charities. Up for grabs are a signed Manchester United shirt from the first season […]

Back On Track . . .

October 27, 2018 | No comment

Mike Holden, Trowbridge Town Council Customer Service Adviser, has recently passed two CORAC exams, enabling him to renew his status as a certified rail agent for the Rail Delivery Group. He said “I’m very pleased to have achieved this, as it will mean that the Information Centre can maintain its reputation as the best location […]

Mayor Gets The Needle . . .

October 26, 2018 | No comment

As part of the town’s preparations for the 100-year commemoration of the end of the First World War, the Trowbridge branch of Shaws The Drapers recently held a ‘Knit and Natter’ session with the support of Trowbridge Town Council’s Information Team. Local knitting enthusiasts were invited along to knit woollen poppies (with Shaws giving out […]

Carnival Road Closures

October 19, 2018 | No comment

With the annual Trowbridge Carnival procession taking place on the evening of Saturday October 20th, please note that the following roads will be closed: * Between 5.00pm and 10.30pm – Canal Road (junction of Avon Way to the Recycling Centre) * Between 6.00pm and 11.00pm – Canal Road, The Down, Islington, Timbrell Street, Union Street, […]

Walking Sports

October 17, 2018 | No comment

Over the spring and summer months, Active Trowbridge have been holding walking sports sessions in the Town Park. These sessions of football, rugby, hockey and netball are designed to provide a gentler form of the games and exercise in a friendly environment. They would now like to reassess what times might be more suitable for people […]

‘They Shall Not Grow Old’ . . .

October 11, 2018 | No comment

Silent film footage from the First World War has been painstakingly restored for a new film by Oscar-winning film director Peter Jackson. ‘They Shall Not Grow Old’ (15) is being shown in over 200 UK cinemas on Tuesday 16th October to mark 100 years since the end of the conflict. As Trowbridge is annually the […]

There’s Gonna Be Fireworks . . .

October 11, 2018 | No comment

Fireworks return to the Trowbridge area on Friday 26th October, with a fantastic Hallowe’en-themed ‘Trowbridge Fireworks ‘Spooktacular”, at the Southwick Steam Rally field (on the road between Southwick and North Bradley). Dress up in your best Hallowe’en outfits and enjoy a Hallowe’en-themed evening of fun with Distant Thunder fireworks, Jennings Fair, and of course a […]

Trowbridge Apple Festival

October 9, 2018 | No comment

Saturday 13th October will see the 6th Trowbridge Apple Festival, which this year will once again be held in the Town Park. This FREE event includes lots of fun and games, and craft activities – most of which will be, unsurprisingly, apple-based! There will be live music, as well as an appearance by Bathampton Morris. […]

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Knitting in Remembrance

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Trowbridge Remembrance Sunday

Trowbridge Town Council, in partnership with the Trowbridge Branch of the Royal British Legion, is o... more

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Football Memorabilia Auction

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