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Celebrating One Year of Film at The Town Hall

What a year! In June 2021, with face masks on and social distancing, we started an adventure of programming a weekly film offer for Trowbridge Town Hall. This project has been built up after a series of community film events we organised at the venue since 2017, previous to the pandemic of Covid-19. From June… Read more »

Jubilee Bank Holiday Opening Times

The Town Hall will be open as usual on Thursday 2nd June to host the special Platinum Jubilee Tea Dance. We’ll be closed on Friday 4th, then open as usual from Saturday 5th with music from Oxygen Thief. We’re also taking part in The Chamber of Commerce ‘Trowbridge In Jubilee Bloom’ event, which will see… Read more »

Your chance to be part of the Odyssey journey

Along with major arts organisations representing the people of Sunderland, Doncaster and Stoke-on-Trent, Trowbridge Town Hall Trust has been invited by the National Theatre to participate in one of the most exciting community collaborations ever attempted in the UK. Each of the towns has been given a section of Homer’s Odyssey to interpret into a modern story,… Read more »

Celebrating Trowbridge

We’d love to hear your thoughts on this event! Please fill out our feedback form here. Celebrating Trowbridge gives you the chance to come and celebrate the fantastic community groups, activities and local businesses in our town. It’s an opportunity to find out and be a part of what’s going on in Trowbridge. Here’s some… Read more »

Peace For Ukraine Art Auction

Peace for Ukraine are raising money to help the Humanitarian Aid Centre in Szegini, Ukraine.  All funds collected by them during the whole of their art event will go to this amazing place, which was started by a small number of people.  It has since grown over the weeks with a great support of casual… Read more »

Gentle Years Chair Yoga

Want to improve your balance?  Come along to a new Gentle Years Chair Yoga course starting at Trowbridge Town Hall at the end of April. Yoga Teacher, Chantelle, is starting up a new Gentle Years Chair Yoga introductory course at the end of April.  Here she tells us a little bit about who the course… Read more »

The Odyssey

Trowbridge Town Hall is partnering with National Theatre to create epic nationwide production of The Odyssey in collaboration with local writer, Florence Espeut-Nickless, and featuring community residents. Today Trowbridge Town Hall announces a new collaboration with the National Theatre to create a multi-location nationwide production of The Odyssey produced in partnership with local communities, theatres… Read more »

Easter Opening Times

We will be closed on Good Friday (15th March) apart from to host our regular bookings. Saturday will be open as usual along with the Free Range Café and live music in the evening. We will be closed Monday 18th March.

Come and tell us a yarn or two…

Trowbridge’s identity is rooted firmly in the industrial age of the 17th and 18th Centuries where it became known principally for the manufacture of textiles, beer and meat on the banks of the river Biss and from the transport of coal via the Kennet and Avon canal to the north of the town centre. The… Read more »

Foolish Hope at Trowbridge Town Hall

Last week my theatre company – Foolish Hope – was lucky enough to spend a week in residence at Trowbridge Town Hall. We were developing a new comedy called “Shakespeare’s Son! (sort of)”. Set during the early years of the English Civil War, the show is inspired by William Davenant – a gun-running, libertine playwright… Read more »