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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 »

Alan Wright Appointed as Town Hall Director

Trowbridge Town Hall Trust is thrilled to be welcoming new Director Alan Wright to the team. Alan joins at a transformational time for the organisation as we head towards the £8.1m Future High Street funded capital development.  Having spent thirty-five years as a successful film and television producer, both in the UK and the US,… Read more »

Final Words From Our Director, David

Dear Friends Today is my final day with Trowbridge Town Hall Trust. As with all partings, it’s provoking a lot of reflections. I’d wanted to leave with some profound thoughts, but memories swirl to the surface instead. A memory of sitting on the grand staircase with two performance artists weeks before I started, dreaming of… Read more »

Meet Jenny: Celebrate’s New Editor

Hello everyone, I’m Jenny and I’m very excited to introduce myself as the new editor for our town’s community newspaper, ‘Celebrate’. I am a writer and also run the local wellbeing business, ‘ReJen’, teaching Yoga, Pilates, Barre & meditation classes & doing NLP coaching. I’m a relative ‘newbie’ in the area, my partner’s job moved… Read more »

Work With Us: Project Manager & Technical Consultant

Invitation to Tender Wiltshire County Council are undertaking a major refurbishment of Trowbridge Town Hall and a Project Manager and Design Team were appointed in October 2021 by the Council to undertake RIBA Stage 1-2. This Capital Project will secure the listed fabric of the Town Hall and carry out renovation and upgrade works to… Read more »

Attending Our Events – Covid-19 Information

With Covid-19 cases on the rise, we want to ensure everyone visiting our building is safe. We ask that everyone wears a mask to our events, unless you are exempt. We also advise audience members take a lateral flow test before attending, however proof of doing so, as well as proof of vaccination, will not… Read more »

Christmas Opening Times

Firstly, we’d like to thank everyone who has supported us throughout the year. Those who have visited the building, attended our events, hired a space, made a purchase in our shop, or enjoyed a coffee in the café. Our show Miracle on 34 Seymour Street is running on 29th & 30th December, so the Town… Read more »

Work With Us: Capital Fundraising Manager

We are looking to appoint someone to play a key role with Trowbridge Town Hall at a transformational time for the organisation. They will lead the fundraising to match the principal grant from the Future High Streets fund. This is intended as a full-time role though we will also consider proposals from consultancies. About the… Read more »