Monday January 16, 2017

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A fun family trail about the marvellous mind of William Henry Fox Talbot, inventor of the photographic negative. In 1835, William Henry Fox Talbot invented the first photographic negative at his home in Lacock Abbey. This revolutionary process...
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Today to Tue 28 Feb

Lacock’s wooded grounds are full of wonderful flowers over the spring months, ideal for a gentle stroll. Keep an eye on our Facebook page - www.facebook.com/LacockNT - for more information on what’s likely to be in bloom when you...
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Today to Tue 28 Feb

An opportunity to walk in the footsteps of our ancestors in this iconic landscape, rich in archaeology, wildlife and plants. You can enjoy these wide open spaces by challenging yourself to complete all eight walks - once done you’ll have...
Avebury, near Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8 1RF
Today to Tue 7 Mar

This is a great opportunity for young people to explore theatre and their own creativity. The Youth Company will create their own performances and have the opportunity to see professional performances as part of their termly fee. Youth theatre...
Trowbridge Town Hall Market Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8EQ
Today, Mon 23 Jan, Mon 30 Jan, Mon 6 Feb, Mon 20 Feb, Mon 27 Feb

Winter Tours of Stourhead House. Rare chances for a guided tour exploring our conservation work and areas of the house normally closed to visitors. The tours change each day but could cover four floors from servants’ bedrooms in the roof to a...
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster, Wiltshire BA12 6QD
Today to Fri 20 Jan, Mon 23 Jan to Fri 27 Jan, Mon 30 Jan to Fri 3 Feb, Mon 6 Feb to Fri 10 Feb, Mon 13 Feb to Fri 17 Feb

A series of photographs of female farmers in Scotland by award winning documentary photographer, Sophie Gerrard, on display in the Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock Abbey. Drawn to the Land is an ongoing and exploratory project which takes an intimate...
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Today to Sun 22 Jan

Join in with our drawing and watercolour painting course at Wiltshire College, where you can learn all about drawing techniques and how to create a masterpeice! For more information and to enrol now visit www.wiltshire.ac.uk. Tel: 01380 213316
Wiltshire College, Warminster BA12 9AA
Today to Thu 9 Mar

Want to open your mind to new ideas and concepts? Come along to the introduction to Philosohpy course at Wiltshire College , Warminster! Learn about the history, terminology and dicuss the conpets surrounding some of the the greatest philosophical...
Wiltshire College, Warminster BA12 9AA
Today to Thu 9 Mar

Want to learn new sewing skills and how to construct a garment of your own? Come along to one of Wiltshire College’s part-time workshops! Join in with one of our courses, have fun and meet new people. For more information and to enrol now visit...
Wiltshire College, Warminster BA12 9AA
Today to Mon 6 Mar

The regular (3rd Tuesday ) Monthly Collectors fair for Tractors and Agricultural , Buses and Lorries Diecast and Models , Trains in popular Scales - N 00,HO and O Good selection of Books and wide range of diecast cars and bike models. Latest...
Memorial Hall, Station Road, Wootton Bassett Nr Swindon, Wiltshire SN4 7EE
Tue 17 Jan, Tue 21 Feb

2017 marks the 70th anniversary of the first buildings being protected through Listing. This was a landmark moment in the history of heritage protection in England which had begun 65 years earlier when the first archaeological sites were placed on a...
Swindon Central Library, Regent Circus, Swindon, Wilts, Wiltshire SN1 1QG
Tue 17 Jan

Want to know how Dali received messages from space, and what happened when Henry Moore and Picasso met for lunch? Join us as Art historian and writer, Dr Peter Webb offers a rare insight into the lives of the notable artists he has known. NADFAS...
Sarum College, 19 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 2EE
Thu 19 Jan

Set in a faraway, frozen, land (Norway) meet the unforgettable Mother Goose, her daughter Freya and their family pet, Heidi the goose. These three must work hard to outwit the scheming Baron Von Rumpensmakka. However things go terribly wrong when...
The Arc Theatre, College Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 0ES
Thu 19 Jan to Sun 22 Jan

A heartfelt and emotional drama, with equal amounts of humour, warmth and despair. Daniel Blake, a 59 year old carpenter recovering from a heart attack, befriends a single mum and her two kids as they navigate their way through the benefits...
Beversbrook Sports & Community Facility, Beversbrook Road, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 9FL
Fri 20 Jan

Billy Bragg & Joe Henry Shine A Light Tour. Artists performing: Billy Bragg.: Tickets avaiable.
Salisbury City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP2 7TU
Fri 20 Jan

Have you ever wanted to start volunteering, but weren’t sure where to begin' We can help! Lacock’s volunteers are a huge part of making Lacock so special; helping with conservation, room guiding, gardening, children’s...
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Sat 21 Jan

Pop into the Entrance Hall of the house to enjoy a warming log fire, traditional board games and dressing up. Get to know the Hoare family through their portraits and take a look at the Inner Hall which is usually closed to visitors. Booking Not...
Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster, Wiltshire BA12 6QD
Sat 21 Jan, Sun 22 Jan, Sat 28 Jan, Sun 29 Jan, Sat 4 Feb, Sun 5 Feb, Sat 11 Feb to Sun 19 Feb

A pleasant and informal afternoon of social ballroom and sequence dancing. Refreshments included. Bar Open. Great music choice by Kevin. All Welcome.
Westbury Labour Club, Haynes Road, Westbury, Wiltshire BA13 3HA
Sun 22 Jan

Award winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili known for his legendary stand-up performances, is back on a nationwide tour! Intelligent, sometimes provocative and always entertaining, his stand-up is a hugely energetic and captivating comedy...
Wyvern Theatre, Theatre Square, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 1QN
Sun 22 Jan

The railway is set in the North West corner of Coate Water Country Park and is operated by volunteers. We have 1 mile of dual gauge track, with our extension opened in 2016. The railway is suitable for children and adults of all ages (children...
Coate Water Country Park Swindon just off junction 15 of the M4 Wiltshire SN3 6AA
Sun 22 Jan, Sun 29 Jan, Sun 5 Feb

Lively worship, friendly and fun. Church with a difference, all ages welcome. Come early for a cuppa and a chat before we start.
Grace Christian Centre, Woodcock Industrial Estate, Woodcock Road, Warminster, Wiltshire BA12 9DX
Sun 22 Jan, Sun 29 Jan, Sun 5 Feb, Sun 12 Feb, Sun 19 Feb, Sun 26 Feb, Sun 5 Mar

A series of photographs of female farmers in Scotland by award winning documentary photographer, Sophie Gerrard, on display in the Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock Abbey. Drawn to the Land is an ongoing and exploratory project which takes an intimate...
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Mon 23 Jan to Tue 28 Feb

Take part in a mixed programme of dances, under the guidance of experienced teacher Mike Freke, whilst enjoying the heritage of the Town Hall’s Supper room. Requests for specific dances are welcome. This is an enjoyable afternoon with a friendly...
Trowbridge Town Hall, Market Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8EQ
Thu 26 Jan, Thu 2 Mar, Thu 23 Mar

Christmas and the New Year just wouldn’t be complete without the annual visit to TAG’s pantomime – and, once again, this production of Robin Hood and the Babes in the Wood promises to tick all the right boxes. Charlie Greenwood (Robin Hood) and...
Nadder Centre, Weaveland Road, Tisbury, Wiltshire SP3 6HJ
Thu 26 Jan to Sat 28 Jan

The new year is the perfect opportunity to breath life into your building project, with most new builds starting in the early months of the year. The ‘National Self Build & Renovation Show’ is perfectly timed to kick start a new build or...
The National Self Build & Renovation Centre, Lydiard Fields, Great Western Way, Swindon, Wiltshire SN5 8UB
Fri 27 Jan to Sun 29 Jan

Are you interested in alternative therapies and in learning the techniques of the ancient art of Indian Head Massage? If so, you will quickly realise that there a large number of benefits to be gained from this particular therapy, ranging from...
Wiltshire College Devizes, Southbroom Road, Devizes SN10 5AB
Sat 28 Jan

Stratton Camera Club is a brand new camera club We are a small and friendly group of local photographers with a wide variety of interests, ages and skills, from absolute beginner to dedicated amateur We meet on the 1st Wednesday of every month...
Meadowcroft Community Centre, Addison Crescent, Upper Stratton, Swindon, Wiltshire SN2 7JX
Wed 1 Feb

Come along to meet other local artists over a cup of tea or coffee and a slice of cake. This is an informal drop in session where you can share news and ideas, discuss your practice and artistic challenges and find out about artistic...
Trowbridge Town Hall, Market Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8EQ
Thu 2 Feb, Thu 2 Mar

40 members of Salisbury Scouts are travelling to Wyoming, USA in August 2017 for a camp and to see the total Eclipse of the Sun. To help raise some funds we are holding a Ceilidh and Burns Night with live music from the Hambledon Hopstep Band. Entry...
Dennis Marsh House, Westminster Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP2 7DG
Sat 4 Feb

Are you interested in helping to support your local community? Then come along to our volunteer recruitment open day on: Saturday 4th February 2017 A variety of volunteering opportunities are available with a number of different Voluntary...
The Great Western Hospital Wiltshire SN3 6BB
Sat 4 Feb

Welcome in the spring with a refreshing stroll around the garden and enjoy this season’s early arrivals. Take our self-led snowdrop trail and find out a little more about some of the snowdrops we grow. Learn about how to distinguish between...
The Courts Garden, Holt, near Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire BA14 6RR
Sat 4 Feb to Sun 19 Mar

Peek behind one of Lacock’s closed doors as we open our holiday cottage, 2 High Street, for you to explore. It’s one of the oldest buildings in the village and was used as a green room for the cast of Cranford. 2 High Street is a timber...
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Sat 4 Feb to Fri 10 Feb

Two Pianos - pianists Nicholas Woods and Gill Bolton - play duets and solos. Will include Bandenburg Concerto no.3 by Bach arr. Reger, Rondo in A major op.107 by Schubert, Benediction de Dieu dans las solitude by Liszt, Allegro Brilliant op.92 by...
St Martin’s Church, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 2HY
Sat 4 Feb

Saturday 4th February 2017 7.45 - 11.30 pm Christchurch Community Centre, Cricklade Street, Old Town, Swindon, SN1 3HB Salsa Party Night BEGINNERS On2 footwork class, Followed by your choice of On1 Improvers/IntermediatesClass or On1...
Christchurch Community Centre, Cricklade Street, Old Town, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 3HB
Sat 4 Feb

Storks deliver babies - or at least they used to. Now, they deliver packages for a global internet retail giant. But when an unauthorised order for a baby accidently appears, it’s a race against time to deliver the bundle of trouble before the boss...
Beversbrook Sports & Community Facility, Beversbrook Road, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 9FL
Sat 4 Feb

A hilarious new show of heart-felt personal revelations and incisive cultural observations from stand-up Lucy Porter. Lucy will cover some or all of the following: censorship, generational conflict, theological ethics, home-brewing, quizzing,...
SWINDON ARTS CENTRE Wiltshire SN1 4BJ
Thu 9 Feb

Alice McNeil is a young singer songwriter from Holt who has released 2 Ep’s and performed as part of festival events in Bradford on Avon and Trowbridge. Building on the success of her ’Alice McNeil Presents’ music events that Alice...
Trowbridge Town Hall Market Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8EQ
Fri 10 Feb

The old library and tea-room at Avebury Manor is the perfect place to treat your loved one to a romantic afternoon tea. The period-style atmosphere complete with books and mismatched china makes this a memorable experience you will both enjoy. You...
Avebury, near Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8 1RF
Sat 11 Feb and Sun 12 Feb

Looking for a nice romantic woodland walk' Or a fun day of flower spotting' We know just the place... Every year the Lacock garden team take part in a national Valentine’s Day flower count to find out how many different beautiful...
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Sat 11 Feb to Sun 19 Feb

Celebrate St Valentine’s on Tuesday 14th February with a delicious 3 course menu. Includes a glass of Prosecco on arrival.
Holiday Inn, Mid Summer Place, Solstice Park, Amesbury, Wiltshire SP4 7SQ
Tue 14 Feb

Kid Carpet performs songs from his hit family shows( Kid Carpet & The Noisy Animals, Blast Off!, Noisy Neighbours and Noisy Nativity) while inviting the audience to play ping pong, help catch a lost sandwich in space and take part in a grand dance...
Trowbridge Town Hall Market Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8EQ
Thu 16 Feb

Trowbridge Museum Manager, David Birks, will be giving an illustrated talk on 2000 years of Trowbridge’s history. Taking the castle dig as a starting point the talk will cover the origins of the town in Saxon times, how the town grew and developed...
Trowbridge Town Hall Market Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8EQ
Thu 16 Feb

A great night of Live Music, Dancing, Shopping, Glamouring and Sunday Frivolity Doors open at 6pm Dancing to great tunes played by DJ Rob MC Live music and Dancing to the fabulous: Big R Big Band Vintage Shopping, Hair Parlour,...
The Meca Regent Circus Swindon Wiltshire SN1 1PR
Sun 19 Feb

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to maintain a house the size of Lacock Abbey' It takes a lot of work to take care of the abbey and its collection; this spring, we’ve brought this work out from behind-the-scenes for you to...
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Tue 21 Feb to Thu 23 Feb, Tue 28 Feb

Lacock has some beautiful early spring flowers and a guided walk with Head Gardener, Sue Carter, is a great way to discover more about them. Sue will talk about the history of the garden and will also share some top gardening tips along the way....
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Tue 21 Feb

Jon Udry Punches Gravity In The Face, knocks centrifugal force on the head with anarchic irreverence. Not into juggling? Think again From the moment the show begins you know you are in for something different. More Edinburgh Fringe than Brighton...
Trowbridge Town Hall Market Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8EQ
Thu 23 Feb

Friday 24th February The Biggest Girl Band in the World are back! The Spice Girls Tribute- Get Ready for Girl Power! £35 pp to include a delicious 3 course meal.
Holiday Inn, Mid Summer Place, Solstice Park, Amesbury, Wiltshire SP4 7SQ
Fri 24 Feb

Gloucester’s new specialist toy and train collectors fair handy for Gloucester and Cheltenham. Free parking. Light refreshments, just 5 minutes from the M5. Sales tables including Rail and Diecast and much more. Unwanted models and railway...
Churchdown Community Centre, Parton Rd. Glucester. GL3 2JH, Wiltshire SP2 7RG
Sat 25 Feb

Woodland garden with carpets of aconites, snowdrops, crocuses and daffodils. Botanic garden with greenhouse, medieval cloisters and magnificent trees.
Lacock Abbey Gardens, Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 2LG
Sat 25 Feb

Crocuses, daffodils, snowdrops, primroses and hellebores; the flowers of Spring burst into glorious life at The Courts garden. Every visit to The Courts throughout March will be different as the flowers wake up after a long winter’s rest. A...
The Courts Garden, Holt, near Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire BA14 6RR
Sat 25 Feb to Sun 2 Apr

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