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Cricklade House will be holding a spooktacular ball with a 3-course dinner, live band and disco - 31 OCTOBER - WIN 2 TICKETS + OVERNIGHT STAY
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SWINDON FILM GUIDE
And when it's a wet & windy week ahead?..... Grab some popcorn!
FRIGHT, FIREWORKS & FUN!
Our guide to the scariest parties and best firework displays in Swindon...
SALOS take the perennial family favourite to the Wyvern - 21-25 OCTOBER
Medium Bernie Scott will be bringing her show to the Great Western Hotel - 21 OCTOBER
GOING SOUTH WITH SCOTT & SHACKLETON
Join historian Rob Caskie for stories of human courage and endeavour in support of the NSPCC - 22 OCTOBER
HARDEEP SINGH KOHLI
The comedian, broadcaster, journalist, & chef takes his new stand up show to the Arts Centre - WIN TICKETS - OCT 23
SWINDON BEER FESTIVAL 2014
The 28th CAMRA festival of real ale, cider & perries - 23-25 OCTOBER
PUMPKINS AT ROVES FARM
Carve your own special pumpkin and take it home in time for Halloween! 23 OCT - 02 NOV
FRIDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC & TAPAS AT RIFFS
2 Featured artists + Open Mic THIS WEEK: CHILD OF IMBER
JOHN ETHERIDGE AND KIT HOLMES
One of the world’s most respected guitarists. His music spans a myriad of styles and influences - 25 OCTOBER
JOHN COGHLAN'S QUO
The founding member of Status Quo, and his band perform all the Quo hits at Riffs Bar - 25 OCTOBER
LIVE MUSIC AT WOODLANDS EDGE
Every Saturday night at the Sparcells' pub, West Swindon THIS WEEK: OA-SIS
THE SOOTY SHOW
Direct from Citv, Sooty heads to the Wyvern in a new show to delight the whole family - 26 OCTOBER
OCTOBER PONY DAYS
At Rein & Shine Riding Centre with riding games, lessons & competitions - 28 & 30 OCTOBER
LIVE MUSIC @ 20 AT THE KINGS
Top local bands and acts - EVERY SUNDAY EVENING. THIS WEEK: MIDLIFE CRISIS
TURNER - WATERCOLOURS FROM THE WEST
Swindon Museum and Art Gallery are hosting works from one of the foremost landscape painters in British art - 15 OCT - 13 DEC
JAZZ AT THE PLOUGH
Enjoy some smooth sounds at Old Town's newest bar - EVERY SUNDAY
SWINDON SHIN SPLINTS WEEKLY RUNS
Open to all standards of runner - EVERY WEDNESDAY & SATURDAY
A RAILWAY AT WAR
A brand new exhibition at STEAM to mark the centenary of the start of the First World War - FROM 22 AUGUST
ONE TOWN'S WAR EXHIBITION
A new Swindon in the Great War exhibition opens at Swindon Museum and Art Gallery - UNTIL 31 JANUARY
Watch the Robins in the Elite League at the Abbey Stadium - EVERY THURSDAY
EATING OUT GUIDE
Italian restaurant in Swindon? Chinese, perhaps? A quick bite at lunch-time? Or Sunday lunch?...
JAZZ IN SWINDON
Our regular gig guide with Swindon's king of all things jazz, Dave Knight...
A NIGHT AT THE DOGS!
At Swindon Greyhounds. FREE Entry + FREE Racecard for upto 4 people on us!
LIVE SPORT AT THE PLOUGH, OLD TOWN
Cask Marque ales & ciders + football & rugby on Sky Sports & BT Sport - WHAT'S ON
A weekly FREE timed 5K run in the picturesque grounds of Lydiard Park every Saturday...
Did he pop the question, ladies?! Wedding fayres coming up in Swindon in 2014...
SIP BACK & RELAX!
The sun has got his hat on again! Our guide to the best Swindon pub gardens, patios and terraces to make the most of these precious last few days of warmth...
HALLOWEEN DISCO PARTY AT JOLLY ROGER
Top children's halloween party with fun for all the family - 29 & 31 OCTOBER
BONNIE & CLYDE: THE MUSICAL
The Ridgeway Theatre will be hosting a new musical based on the book by Ivan Menchell - 30 OCT - 01 NOV
Swindon Round Table will be holding a fireworks evening in aid of Wiltshire Air Ambulance - 31 OCTOBER
WITCHES AND WIZARDS
Join a master wizard for a spellbinding time at Lydiard Park - 30 OCTOBER
OVER THE RAINBOW
The award-winning musical that tells the story of Eva Cassidy comes to the Wyvern Theatre - 31 OCTOBER
HALLOWEEN AT THE VICTORIA
Head to The Vic this October for a charity fundraiser with bands and burlesque! - 31 OCTOBER
Swindon's biggest Halloween party heads to Grange Drive Community Hall - 31 OCTOBER
HALLOWEEN AT SWINDON & CRICKLADE RAILWAY
Take a spooky ride along the rickety rails - will you see a ghost? - 31 OCT & 01 NOV
FROM BAGS TO RICHES
Join Linda Lusardi and daughter Lucy Kane at the Brunel for a Handbag Amnesty to raise money for the Brighter Futures cancer charity - 01 NOV
THE WILTSHIRE POPPY BALL
STEAM will be hosting a charity event featuring the Band of HM Royal Marines - 01 NOVEMBER
FESTIVAL OF REMEMBRANCE
The annual concert organised by Swindon Royal British Legion to remember all those who have fought for their country - 02 NOVEMBER