2016

christmas quiz answers

Christmas Quiz Answers

Hope you enjoyed our quiz. Here are the Christmas quiz answers – 1. What’s the name of the period leading up to Christmas?                            1. Advent 2. How does Good King Wenceslas like his pizzas?                                          2. Deep pan, crisp and even! 3. Who brings presents to children in Holland on the 5th/6th December? 3. St. Nicholas […]

Rocky Road Recipe

With a few days to go until Christmas we have been thinking about all the food we are going to be eating. Here is our favourite rocky road recipe which we will be enjoying this festive season – Ingredients 100g butter 300g milk chocolate, broken in to squares 6 tbsp golden syrup 140g rich tea biscuits, roughly crushed […]

the Neeld christmas quiz

Christmas Quiz

The Neeld Christmas Quiz It’s not long now until the big day! Have a go at the Neeld Christmas quiz to get you in to the festive spirit. Answers will follow in a few of days. 1. What’s the name of the period leading up to Christmas? 2. How does Good King Wenceslas like his pizzas? 3. […]

music at the Neeld

Barry Steele as Roy Orbison

Barry Steele is widely recognised as one of the world’s leading vocalists playing homage to legend Roy Orbison. He is bringing his show to the Neeld in January! He has stunned audiences across the globe with his uncanny similarity and ability to authentically revive the exquisite toe-tapping sound of this music giant. This is a […]

a christmas carol

A Christmas Carol

This weekend we are continuing our festive programme with the Dickens classic A Christmas Carol. We spoke to Chapterhouse’s Producer and Artistic Director, Richard Main about what audiences can expect from the show. Why did Chapterhouse choose A Christmas Carol? It is one of the most wonderful stories of all time. I have been fond of it […]

Christmas Lights Switch on in Chippenham

Christmas lights switch on in Chippenham at The Neeld Chippenham BID and Chippenham Town Council are pleased to announce this year’s Christmas lights switch on in Chippenham weekend. This is set to take place on Friday 25 and Saturday 26 November. This year’s light switch on event will welcome back some of the traditional activities […]

Rapunzel comes to the Neeld

Family Theatre in Chippenham Krazy Kat Theatre are bringing the well know story Rapunzel to us next month but they will be putting their own twist on the story. This will be an accessible and family friendly relaxed performance with music, puppet figures and singing as well as fully integrated sign language. It will feature […]

The Nutcracker

The Vienna Festival Ballet join us this month with the festive classic The Nutcracker. We caught up with the ballet company to find out a bit more about life as a professional ballet dancer and what audiences can expect from this performance. Where do the dancers come from who perform for Vienna Festival Ballet? Peter […]

Battle of the Bands

Take The Stage

Take The Stage is back for another Chippenham Battle of the Bands! A battle of the bands event in Chippenham for all local young musicians aged 21 and under. Prizes include recording time with Riverbank and more. The first heat takes place Thursday 27 October. The winning band of the last final, Socket have played […]

The Woodlanders

Hammerpuzzle Theatre Co opened their latest show, The Woodlanders, last week at Everyman Theatre Cheltenham. Stage Talk magazine have written a great 4 star review and you can read it HERE The Woodlanders comes to the Neeld on 13 October, and looking at these photos, we can’t wait!