Well-known comedian Jason Manford recently played to a packed audience at Trowbridge Civic Centre as part of his national 'Work In Progress' tour. Ably supported by alternative comedy duo The Raymond and Mr Timpkins Revue, Jason entertained the audience with comic anecdotes about his family and the subject of being offended, among other topics. He
Sunday October 1st sees The Johnny Cash Tribute with the JT Band present 'Ring Of Fire', a journey through the career of 'The Man In Black'. Hear all the songs from all the styles that made this Arkansas-born farmer's son one of the true legends of 20th-century music. Buy tickets from Trowbridge Information Centre, or
“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” What a pity then that Groucho Marx isn’t around to enjoy Trowbridge Bookfest, which takes place for ten days at the end of this month, beginning Thursday September 28th. Organised by Town Hall
Biss Meadows Country Park in Trowbridge will in 2018 celebrate its 25th anniversary. It was opened to the public in 1993 by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. As is widely known, Prince Philip has now partly retired from public duties. A letter was sent to Buckingham Palace by Mayor Deb Halik on behalf of the
Wiltshire Council are inviting the county's households to contribute their views and opinions regarding its long-term waste management strategy. To find out more, click this link.
Trowbridge Town Councillor Geoff Whiffen recently made his 100th donation to the National Blood Service at the Civic Centre - all at the Town Council congratulate him on this magnificent achievement.
At a recent Full Council Meeting of Trowbridge Town Council, Councillors Glyn Bridges and Peter Fuller were awarded certificates of appreciation of their long periods of service to the Council. Councillor Bridges has served the Council for more than a total of 25 years, while Councillor Fuller, who is the current Leader of The Council,
Everyone agrees that the annual Trowbridge Carnival procession is always lots of fun (Saturday October 21st this year - note the date!), but obviously there have to be some road closures throughout the town to allow all of the floats to make their way from the start point at Canal Road to Cradle Bridge. For
On Saturday 23rd September, The Provincial Grand Master, Philip S A Bullock is hosting a luncheon at the Civic Hall in Trowbridge to celebrate two important Masonic events. The first is the conclusion of a five-year fundraising festival on behalf of the Masonic Charitable Foundation. The second is the Tercentenary of the formation of the
Trowbridge Museum's inaugural ‘Not in a Pub Quiz’ took place on Sunday 10th September. The event is one of many aimed at fundraising for, and raising awareness of the Museum's 'Onward & Upwards' expansion project. A number of teams participated for prizes of £60 cash and free event tickets, with rounds ranging from ‘Celebrity Dingbats’