Day by day
10am to 11.30am and 7.45pm to 9.15pm: Hatha Yoga
with Rick Calligaro.
10am to 12 noon: Short mat bowls.
1.30pm to 4.30pm: Table tennis.
7.45pm to 11pm: Ceroc
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10am to 12 noon: 50+ Club.
1.15pm to 3.45pm: Sequence Tea Dance.
7pm to 10.30pm: Modern line dancing.
7.30pm to 9.15pm: Ashtanga Yoga with Rick
7.45pm to 10.30pm: Ballroom,
Latin and Popular
Enjoy dancing for free
UNTIL January 2018 the
Civic Hall is inviting their customers to go along and join the
Wednesday afternoon Tea Dance (see above) for free.
The easy sequence dance session has been
running for years and has a good following, but the group are always
looking for new members.
in the Main Hall every Wednesday afternoon from 1.15pm to 3.45pm, the
session is usually just £2 including refreshments.
spokesperson said: "One
of the most popular forms of dance, this session is a lovely afternoon
out, a great form of exercise and a chance to meet new people. So if you
Mayfair Quickstep or Tango Serida then Nantwich Civic Hall on a
Wednesday afternoon is the place to be."
further information contact Nantwich Civic Hall on 01270 628 633 or
Santa is almost here . . . !
"Santa's Mixed-up Martian"
will be staged at
the Civic Hall from Saturday, December 2 to Wednesday 6 for children up
to the age of eight.
Written by Iain Lauchlan, the
fourth children's production is presented by Imagine Theatre in association
with the Belgrade Theatre.
It is described as "a fun show
packed with Christmas
cheer and lots of songs for children to join
in with." Also, those going to see the show get a chance to meet Santa
and receive an early present.
Tickets are available now from the
Civic Hall (01270 628633) or online at
Performances are: December 2,
12 noon and 2pm; December 3, 11am, 1pm and 3pm; December 4, 5 and 6,
10am and 1pm. The show runs for about 35 minutes.
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 with 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 Civic Hall.
Month by month
24: Oysterband, the punk ceilidh band
who are on a celebration tour of their 40
years, will perform their modern folk-based
British music, accoustic and rocking. Doors
open at 7.45pm. Tickets £22.50 from the
Dance Baby Sling Fair
The Very Best in Stand Up. See item below.
Saturday 2 to
Wednesday 6: "Santa's Mixed Up Martian"
children's show. See details in first
Electro 80s Christmas Party - sold out.
For more details
Nantwich Film Club
THE club is "enthusiast run" and shows
films on a 5.7metre (224-inch) screen. Their programme includes independent,
classic and foreign language films.
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.
December 11: "Mindhorn", Cert 15, 89
minutes. Comedy. English. A has-been British TV actor who used to be
famous in the late 1980s for playing the lead role in the Isle of Man
detective show, Mindhorn - a character with a robotic eye - ends up
insulting the Isle Man and the "Mindhorn" team. So he tries to make it
big in Hollywood . . .
January 8: "Frantz", Cert 12A, 113
minutes, Drama, history, romance, German and French. Set in Germany and
France after the First World War. Frantz recalls the mourning period
that follows great national tragedies as seen through the eyes of the
war's "lost generation". A film directed by Francois Ozon.
"My Cousin Rachel", Cert 12A, 106 minutes,
Drama, mystery, romance. English and Italian. The dark romance tells the
story of a young Englishman who plots revenge against his mysterious,
beautiful cousin, believing she murdered his guardian. But his feelings
become complicated as he finds himself falling under the spell of her
charms. Stars include Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz.
For more information, visit:
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 8.10pm. Tickets, £10, from
the Town Council website or from the Civic Hall (01270 628633). See the website
details. Tickets also from
There are table reservations
for groups of six or more on a first come, first served basis.
December 1: The line-up features four acts that have visited the
Civic Hall over the past few years.
Andrew Bird oversees the evening with Michael Legge, Ivo
Graham and Bryan Lacey.
there is the New Year's Eve Comedy Special, which ends one year and
starts the next . . . all in one show. Tickets are on sale now.
Return to What's On Index page
Table Top sales. Thursdays,
8am to 12 noon. Tables (£5):
01270 628633 or 01270 303150. Free admission.
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
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
Nantwich Tourist Information Duty Manager:
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 the rest of the country - the
centre has details of local events 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.
A stall is sited on The
Square (town centre) on Saturdays (weather permitting).
Nantwich Town Council
Mayor: Cllr Penny Butterill
Mayor's Consort: Alderman Doug Butterill
Deputy Mayor: Cllr David Marren
Town Clerk: Ian Hope
The Rev Stephen Snelling
of St Mary's Parish Church)