2017

Kerry Godliman

Kerry Godliman Q&A

Seasoned stand up Kerry Godliman is back on tour this autumn, and we are looking forward to her debut show at the Neeld Community and Arts Centre on Thursday 19th October. As well as being an accompalished comedian, she is also a television regular, starring in Ricky Gervias’ Derek and most recently in a new […]

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Tom Allen: Touring with Sarah Millican, Live at the Apollo and being upstaged by a pigeon…

Over the last year, Tom Allen’s comedy career has gone from strength to strength. The sharply dressed, well-spoken, disparagingly camp son of working class Bromley has recently supported Sarah Millican on tour alongside his numerous television and radio appearances. Becoming a familiar face on TV, Tom has recently starred on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, […]

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Rocky Horror: Let’s Do The Time Warp at the Neeld!

After the fantastic Sing-a-long-a Frozen event we had earlier in the year, we wanted something fun over the Halloween weekend, so enlisted the help of Sing-a-long-a Rocky Horror to kick off the festivities in feather-boa-filled style!   The Rocky Horror Picture Show film screening is taking place on Friday 27th October, and if you’ve done […]

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Summer Holiday Activities in Chippenham

Chippenham schools are rapidly breaking up for summer holidays, and if you’re struggling for things to do in Chippenham with the family for the next 7 weeks, look no further! From one-off carnival events to fun educational workshops, we’ve compiled a list of the best things to do in Chippenham over the summer break.   […]

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Popular Prince show Purple Rain at the Neeld

With a string of sell out shows the length and breadth of the country, including London’s iconic Scala, Purple Rain delivers a non-stop, hit packed show, spanning more than two hours. The band are comprised of Prince fans and professional musicians from all over country, who have individually performed alongside artists such as Ed Sheeran, […]

First Day Of Summer! Our Summer Programme

Summer has now officially arrived, and the weather certainly knows it! We’ve had a super sunny start in Chippenham, and whether you’re spending the summer escaping the inevitable British summer rain or attempting to get out of the sun, we have a huge array of shows in our summer programme- from comedy to opera to […]

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The Neeld at John Coles Park Family Fun Day 2017!

This month, Chippenham Town Council will be hosting another free Family Fun Day at John Coles Park on Sunday 18th June. The event, which this year is supported by local Wiltshire firm Awdry Bailey & Douglas Solicitors, will be taking place between 10am-4pm and we’re hoping for another day of great weather!   The Neeld Community and […]

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Our Armed Forces Charity Fundraiser

On the 13th July, the highly esteemed and world renowned Band of the Scots Guards will be making a rare appearance in Wiltshire for a live concert at the Neeld, raising money for SSAFA- an armed forces charity who provide lifelong support for service personnel, veterans and their families. The Band of the Scots Guards were originally formed in 1642 […]

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Question time with Brian McNeill…

A career spanning 45 years has established Brian McNeill as one of the most acclaimed forces in Scottish music as a performer, composer, producer, teacher, musical director, band leader, and novelist. It’s not only his career that is multidisciplinary- Brian is a multi instrumentalist, chiefly fiddle, bouzouki, mandocello, guitars and concertina, and his unique show is […]

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Jongleurs!

Jongleurs, the UK’s Number One Comedy Company is coming to The Neeld by popular demand! We only have four tickets remaining for the first date. Details can be found here. Can you tell us a bit about Jongleurs and how it began? Jongleurs started over 30 years ago with one venue in Battersea, South London. […]