What's On

  Civic Hall

Day by day

 

Tuesdays

10am to 12 noon: Short mat bowls.

1.30pm to 4.30pm: Table tennis.

7.45pm to 11pm: Ceroc.   www.cerocaddiction.com

   dance@cerocaddiction.com   Telephone 07983

   703166.

 

Wednesdays

10am to 12 noon: 50+ Club.

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 Churm (07710 770580

    or danceade@hotmail.co.uk).

 

Thursdays

7.45pm to 10.30pm: Ballroom, Latin and Popular

   Sequence Dancing.


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 the event.

   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.


Salt of the Earth Awards

NANTWICH Mayor, Councillor David Marren, will be following in the footsteps of former Mayors and presenting awards to recognise and celebrate the achievements of individuals, groups and businesses, that selflessly make a real difference to the Nantwich community.

   Eight fittingly-named Salt of the Earth Awards will be presented at a reception on Saturday, February 16, at the Civic Hall.

   The award categories are: Community Volunteer Award, Inspiring Individual Award, Supporting Children Award, Young Achiever Award (Under 18), Outstanding Organisation/Group/Project Award, Business Support in the Community Award and Community Sports Award
   The Mayor will also present a Mayorís Recognition Award to an inspirational individual or group who has made an outstanding impression on the Mayor in his year of office. This award is specifically decided by the Mayor and nominations were not accepted.

   For more information visit

http://www.nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk/?p=8630 or this page on this website.


The Mayor's Quiz

THE Mayor of Nantwich, Councillor David Marren, is offering people the chance to test their knowledge at his charity quiz night on Friday, March 22 at Nantwich Civic Hall .

  Teams of six are invited to take part and help to raise funds for the Mayorís charities, Nantwich Museum and Macmillan Cancer Support.

   The entry fee is £10 a head, which includes supper. Doors open at 7.30pm for 8pm start.

   Call 01270 628633 now to book a team in.


 

Events could change or be cancelled. Check before travelling a long distance to the

Civic Hall.

 

 

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Month by month

 

February

 

Friday 15: On their "One Wild Night" tour, tribute band Bon Jovi Forever will give a "high energy electric packed show" in which they will create a stadium-style show "loaded with authentic signature guitars, stunning stage effects", and all the greatest hits including "Always", "Living On A Prayer", "Itís My Life", and "Wanted Dead or Alive". Tickets £10 from the  Civic Hall (01270 628633) or online at www.nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk

Saturday 16: Salt of the Earth Awards. See details in the column on the left.

Sunday 17: RadioActive Fair promoted by the Mid Cheshire Amateur Radio Society.

Friday 22: Boxing event

 

See Week by Week (right) for details of table top sales and V and A Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fairs.

For more details of the events listed here click on the links in the listing above, or visit www.nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk

and click on the "Civic Hall" link.


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 club.

   Films are screened on the second Monday of the month. The doors and bar open at 7pm and the film starts 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 Classification certification.

  

   For more information, visit:

www.nantwichfilmclub.co.uk

 

March 11: "Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool". Certificate 15. Running time 105 minutes. Biography / drama / romance. English. In 1979, a young Liverpudlian is blown away when a Hollywood starlet of 30 years ago moves in next door to him. They hit it off instantly. The stars of the film flesh out their deep characters and make their whirlwind romance and subsequent low points all the more real.

 

April 8: "Under the Tree". Certificate 15. Running time 89 minutes. Comedy / drama. Icelandic. The film escalates the issue of one neighbour's tree casting shade on the porch of the other, far beyond common sense, civility and the law until the wacky conclusions. Complex characters are built and broken by life's more significant twists and turns. Societal angst in a fun and engaging way.

 

May 13: "The Rider". Certificate 15. Running time 105 minutes. Drama. English. The film's director met a horse trainer and heard his story while researching a project on a ranch in South Dakota. A former rodeo rider and local hero, the young man could provide for his family until he was thrown from his horse and kicked in the head. This became the hard-hitting tale of self realisation on screen.       


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. 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 may change.

 

March 1: Sean Collins, Danny McLoughlin, and more. Tickets on sale now.

 

 Week by week

 

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 Fairs.

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 vandafairs@talk21.com; web: www.vandafairs.com.

 

Outdoor 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).

Facebook: facebook.com/nantwichcivic

facebook.com/nantwichtouristinformation

   Twitter: twitter.com/NantwichCivic

twitter.com/Nantwichtc

 

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 Manager:

David Thomas.

 

Nantwich Town Council Marketing Manager:

Sheryl Birtles.

 

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 (where the council meets) 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 buildings in town. It has a series of leaflets on several aspects of the town, including places to see, visiting Nantwich, shopping in town and accommodation.

touristinformation@nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk

 

Nantwich Town Council people

Mayor: Cllr David Marren

Mayor's Consort and Mayoress: Mrs Belinda Marren

Deputy Mayor: Cllr Arthur Moran

Town Clerk: Ian Hope

Mayor's Chaplain: The Rev Dr Mark Hart, Rector of St Mary's Church, Nantwich.

www.nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk

 


ENTERTAINMENT at the Civic Hall is handled by Crewe firm Warble Entertainment Agency.

https://www.warble-entertainment.com/


Booking now

TICKETS can be booked for this show, at the Civic Hall in Market Street:

   Saturday, March 16: Meet The Beatles (a live show from the rooftop of The Cavern, Liverpool.) 

   Visit Nantwich Town Council's website (www.nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk) and click on the panel about booking tickets. Select this event from the list of shows.

 

 

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