Tea in the Garden
Trowbridge Museum recently hosted an afternoon of Victorian-themed cream teas in the town’s Sensory Garden. The event was held as part of the Museum’s fund-raising campaign toward its expansion project, with staff and volunteers serving guests while dressed in period costume. Museum Curator, Clare Lyall said “Everyone who came really enjoyed the afternoon. We were
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Ahoy There, at The Civic Centre!
There was plenty of fun and games at the Civic Centre last Friday when Gemma Hunt from CBeebies’ ‘Swashbuckle’ hosted a Pirate Party for several hundred youngsters. Many of the young guests were dressed as pirates for the occasion, which helped to raise money for Raising for Raife, a locally-focused charity which campaigns to combat NAIT
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Cream Teas in The Sensory Garden
As part of a fund-raising campaign toward its ‘Onwards & Upwards’ expansion plan, Trowbridge Museum will be hosting an afternoon of Victorian-themed cream teas on Friday August 4th. The teas* will be served in the Sensory Garden, behind the Town Hall, between 2 and 4 pm. In addition, there will be Victorian games to take part in,
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Book Your Christmas Party
We’d like to inform you that our ‘Billy Bonka’s Christmas Candy Chaos’ party night on Friday 15th December is now sold out – we do however have space available on Thursday 14th. Why not get your festive season off to a great start? Call 01225 765072 to book.
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Cash Boost for Town Park
The Friends of Trowbridge Park recently received a funding award of £700 from Tesco toward the construction of an archway helping to connect the County Way supermarket’s car park to the Town Park and Biss Meadows Country Park. A spokesman for FoTP said: “Many visitors to Tesco do not even realise that two major parks are right
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Annual Event for Allotments
Trowbridge’s Gloucester Road Allotment Society will be holding its Annual Show on Saturday September 2nd, with plenty for the enthusiast, and lots more – see poster for more details.
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Have Your Say . . .
Could YOU help shape the way Wiltshire Council develops over the next decade? Come along to County Hall on September 25th – see right for details.
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Frome Cheese Show – Tickets Available
Tickets for this year’s Frome Cheese Show are now available to buy from Trowbridge Information Centre. For further details of what the show has to offer this year, including details of shuttle bus services from Frome and Warminster, visit the show website.
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This Week at The Museum
Trowbridge Museum’s programme of summer holiday activities continues this week with Finger Painting on Wednesday 2nd, and ‘Jazzy Jellyfish’ on Friday 4th: for more details, please visit the Museum website.
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Reeling In Youngsters’ Potential
2016 saw the launch of GoFish, an initiative backed by local businesses in and around Trowbridge, the intention of which is to prepare young people for the world of work, spending a period of several months developing their skills and knowledge; the project was run in collaboration with Wiltshire College. A presentation evening was recently held
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