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Nantwich Library October half-term events

Nantwich Library October half-term events

Nantwich Library is to stage a series of half-term Halloween events over the next week.

And the fun starts on Saturday (October 26) with Family Storytime – Spooky special from 11am. All welcome, no need to book. Free event.

October 25, 2019
Crewe Lyceum to stage Ghoulish Ghost Hunt for Halloween

Crewe Lyceum to stage Ghoulish Ghost Hunt for Halloween

A Ghoulish Ghost Hunt, blood curdling Body Snatcher and sinister Ice Cream Man are set to provide some wickedly good entertainment this Halloween at Crewe Lyceum.

The popular theatre has a selection of horrifyingly good shows for audiences who just can’t get enough of the spooky season.

October 24, 2019
Nantwich Museum to stage Autumn quiz on October 27

Nantwich Museum to stage Autumn quiz on October 27

Nantwich Museum’s Autumn Quiz Night in aid of museum funds will take place from 7.30pm this Sunday October 27 at Crewe Vagrants Sports Club in Willaston.

October 22, 2019
Light show to illuminate crowds in Lyceum Square in Crewe

Light show to illuminate crowds in Lyceum Square in Crewe

A popular travelling light and sound installation is set to wow crowds in Cheshire East.

Wave-Field, a world-famous interactive art installation in the form of illuminated music generating seesaws, is embarking on a tour of the north of England.

October 18, 2019
The Revolvers head for Nantwich Civic Hall show

The Revolvers head for Nantwich Civic Hall show

Popular band The Revolvers are back in Nantwich to recreate the sounds of the 60s.

The group have played more than 1,500 concerts worldwide, and continue to wow audiences.

October 17, 2019
Rosie Pugh unveils memoir at Nantwich Museum event

Rosie Pugh unveils memoir at Nantwich Museum event

By Jonathan White
Local writer Rosie Pugh will be launching her memoir “Secrets Within Crumbling Castles” at Nantwich Museum later this month.

Rosie will be at the Pillory Street venue on Sunday October 27 from 2-4pm.

October 17, 2019
Nantwich Bookshop to host author Noel Hannan

Nantwich Bookshop to host author Noel Hannan

By Jonathan White
Local author Noel K Hannan is to promote his neo-noir cyberpunk graphic novel “Streetmeat 25th Anniversary Edition” at Nantwich Bookshop & Coffee Lounge.

He’ll be at the High Street store this Friday October 18, doors open 6.30pm, talk starts at 7pm.

October 15, 2019
Richmond Village Nantwich joined BBC Music Day to highlight dementia

Richmond Village Nantwich joined BBC Music Day to highlight dementia

Richmond Village in Nantwich took part in BBC Music Day to help a campaign to bring music to everyone in the UK living with dementia by 2020.

The retirement village held a classical music afternoon for residents and those living in the local community to enjoy an afternoon singing, sharing memories and raising awareness of dementia.

October 15, 2019
Environment writer Patrick Barkham to speak at Nantwich Words & Music Festival

Environment writer Patrick Barkham to speak at Nantwich Words & Music Festival

Well-known environmental journalist and author Patrick Barkham will be appearing in Nantwich during the Words and Music Festival.

Barkham will be in Nantwich to talk about his recent book “Islander”.

October 12, 2019
Nantwich Film Club to screen Wild Rose movie

Nantwich Film Club to screen Wild Rose movie

Nantwich Film Club returns on Monday October 14 with the screening of “Wild Rose”.

What are you willing to sacrifice to follow your dream?

October 12, 2019
Nantwich Museum stages Joseph Priestley celebration

Nantwich Museum stages Joseph Priestley celebration

Nantwich Museum and members of the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) celebrated the life of Joseph Priestley.

The famous scientist, theologian and teacher was a resident of Nantwich for a time.

October 11, 2019
Nantwich Players award-winning Studio launches second season

Nantwich Players award-winning Studio launches second season

Nantwich Players award-winning Studio launches its second season in November.

Opening the new season is ‘Swallow’ by Stef Smith from November 1-3.

October 8, 2019
Preview: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, by S**t-Faced Shakespeare, comes to Lyceum

Preview: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, by S**t-Faced Shakespeare, comes to Lyceum

By Claire Faulkner
If you want to see something a little different this weekend you could head to The Lyceum to see a unique adaptation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

S**t-faced Shakespeare is touring the UK with their version of the well-known classic, the major difference being that one of the company will be drunk.

October 3, 2019