October 2022

Sat 1st

Lego Club @ Chippenham Musuem 3-4pm every Saturday

The Brook Street Band: Kaffeehaus Culture ~ Bach, Handel & Telemann @ St Mary’s, Devizes

The Great Western Brick Show @ Steam, Swindon

The Great Western Brick Show is back in 2022 to celebrate 20 years of the original LEGO® fan event in the UK – for LEGO® fans of all ages!

There will be plenty to see and do, making it a fabulous day out for all the family:

Lots of models of all sizes built by LEGO fans such as railway layouts, buildings, space craft, cars, trucks, aircraft and much more

Interactive Building – help create an all-new giant LEGO mosaic from over 100,000 bricks!

We’ll have a LEGO marketplace offering the latest sets as well as some rare and collectible gems.

LEGO and Duplo brick pits tables for children

Plus, all the regular displays and exhibits telling the remarkable story of the men and women who built, operated and travelled on the Great Western Railway. One entrance ticket covers access to the LEGO model show as well as the museum itself and the displays and exhibits of the Great Western Railway.

For more information, please visit the show website www.greatwesternbrickshow.com

The Lesson @ the Wharf Theatre, Devizes

Icarus’ blistering, magical and award-winning production of Eugene Ionesco’s classic dark comedy returns to the stage, following sold out runs at Teatrul de Comedie in Bucharest, among others. A mild-mannered professor takes on a new pupil, and swiftly descends into tyranny, becoming bent on her destruction. A comically surreal exposé about power, knowledge & those who hoard both.

A dynamic projection design encapsulates the beating heart of Ionesco’s text and interweaves exciting new Creative Captioning technology to ensure that every performance is accessible for deaf and hard of hearing audiences.

From: October 1, 2022, till October 1, 2022. £10.00 – £14.00 HERE

Pavement Life @ Salisbury Arts Centre

The Roughcut Rebels @ The Churchill Arms, West Lavington

Sheer Music: The People Versus, Pecq and Fly Yeti Fly @ Trowbridge Town Hall

Life In Mono @ the Old Road Tavern, Chippenham

Bully Bones @ the Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

Shepards Pie @ The Vic, Swindon

Barrelhouse @ the Rolleston, Swindon

Devizes Road Oktoberfest @ The Tuppeny, Swindon

Mortellica @ level III, Swindon

Homer @ The Pheonix Bar, Wotton Bassett

Faze @ The Bear, Marlborough

Fire Gazer @ The Barge, HoneyStreet

Oktoberfest @ The Bell, Bath

Junkyard Dogs @ Bear, Bradford-on-Avon

Bully Bones at The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

The Zucchinis @ Brown Street, Salisbury

!!! (CHK CHK CHK) @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Sun 2nd

Melksham Climate Fest

The Great Western Brick Show @ Steam, Swindon

Jon Amor & Friends @ The Southgate, Devizes

Funky MH @ The Three Horseshoes Bradford-on-Avon

Chai For All & Radio Banska @ The Queen’s Head, Box

MAGPIE MARKET OCTOBER @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome


Mon 3rd

Dream Club @ The Vic, Swindon

Tues 4th

Improvers Art Sessions @ the Cause, Chippenham

SPIKE @ Salisbury Playhouse

Wed 5th

Thurs 6th

Jambon Chapeau @ The Three Crowns, Devizes for Fantasy Radio Live Lounge: 7-9pm

Chippenham Community Conference

MOSCOW DRUG CLUB @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Fri 7th

Calne Music & Arts Festival Opens

The London Philharmonic Skiffle Orchestra @ The Wharf Theatre, Devizes

The Soul Strutters @ The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

All Floyd @ Salisbury Arts Centre

Prefab Four (Beatles Tribute) @ The Vic, Swindon

Sat 8th

Marlborough Mop Fair

Lego Club @ Chippenham Musuem 3-4pm every Saturday

The Hoo-Doos @ The Southgate, Devizes

Andy McGowan’s One-Man Nutty Boys Tribute @ Potterne Social Club

The Pump Present… Finn Collinson Band, Trowbridge

Sonic Alert @ Stallards Trowbridge

The Blunders @ The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

Calne Music & Arts Festival: Family Day

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‘The Magic Flute’ – presented by Opera Anywhere

The Britpop Boys @ The Consti Club, Chippenham

Rosalie Cunningham @ Bath Arts Centre


SWEET MACHINE @ the Tree House, Frome

MAD DOG MCREA @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Jen Brister: The Optimist @ Salisbury Arts Centre

Operation 77 @ The Woodland Edge, Swindon

FatFest @ Level III, Swindon

Fatfest rock event in support of Fatboys Charity, raising money to help kids dealing with cancer and leukaemia.

Confirmed to appear so far are Dan Reed Trio, Revival Black, Twister and local band Fall From Ruin, with negotiations ongoing for more bands to join the bill.

Dan Reed has been a long time friend of Fatboys Charity with the Dan Reed Network having appeared in previous years, as well as Dan doing solo performances. This year, he will be appearing with the Dan Reed Trio, and we are really looking forward to hooking up with him again.

Revival Black and Twister are two of the hottest up and coming rock acts in the UK at the minute and if you haven’t seen or listened to them previously, then you need to look them up and take a listen. Tickets.

Sun 9th

Pewsham Scarecrow Trail

The Worried Men @ The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

Calne Music & Arts Festival


The Serenata Guitar Trio


EVENSONG at St. Mary’s Parish Church,

HERMAN DUNE @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Mon 10th

Calne Music & Arts Festival


The Yehudi Menuhin School In Concert

Drink & Draw


The Kassia Trio

Louis Stephenson Piano Recital

Tues 11th

Improvers Art @ The Cause, Chippenham

Calne Music & Arts Festival

Music Scholars of Marlborough College In Concert

Kit Hawes and Aaron Catlow at Marden House, Calne

RSPB: Pura Vida – Costa Rica’s Magical Birds@ Salisbury Arts Centre

Wed 12th

Calne Music & Arts Festival

‘Songs from the Shows’ – the Calne Singers


The Roaring Trowmen

The Wellspring @ Salisbury Playhouse


Thurs 13th

Craft and Chat at Chippenham Library

Calne Music & Arts Festival

Music Scholars of St. Mary’s School, Calne

The Primary School Choirs present: ‘Songs from Disney’

Kingsbury Green Academy Music Department In Concert


Tim Hughes – ‘120 years of the Blues’

Beauty the Beast: The Guardians of the Forest @ Neeld, Chippenham

DICK AND DOM IN DA BUNGALOW @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

MITCH BENN: IT’S ABOUT TIME @ Rondo Theatre, Bath

Fri 14th

Rachael Dadd Instore @ Sound Knowledge, Marlborough

Sour Apple @ The Condado Lounge, Devizes

Calne Music & Arts Festival

Helen Davies – Piano Recital


‘Flamenco Loco‘ – An evening of traditional
Andalusian Guitar and Flamenco dance

The Showhawk Duo @ Salisbury Arts Centre

Barry Paull As Elvis @ Erlestoke Golf Club

Billy in the Lowground @ The Three Horseshoes Bradford-on-Avon

The Derellas & Liabilities @ The Vic, Swindon


RHYTHM OF THE 90S @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome


Sat 15th

Marlborough Mop Fair

Lego Club @ Chippenham Musuem 3-4pm every Saturday

CONFERENCE: Industrial Archaeology – Building Materials @ Wiltshire Musuem, Devizes

Swindon Paint Fest

Rockhoppaz @ The Southgate, Devizes

Mick Jogger & The Stones Experience @ Steeple Ashton Village Hall: Tickets £15 from village shop

The Tom Petty Legacy @ Neeld, Chippenham

The Beatles for Sale at The Pewsham, Chippenham

Calne Music & Arts Festival

‘Meet the Artist’ Chris Dunn with Genevieve Sioka

Photographic Talk – ‘Down the Mekong,
Cambodia and Vietnam’


Concrete Prairie

Apache Smoke @ The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

Peloton @ The Vic, Swindon

Hip Replacements @ The Woodland Edge, Swindon

Mitch Benn: It’s About Time @ Salisbury Arts Centre

ROB AUTON: THE CROWD SHOW @ Rondo Theatre, Bath

BLANCMANGE @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

ION MAIDEN @ The Tree House, Frome

Sun 16th

Swindon Paint Fest

Guinea Lane Saxophones, Pewsey Players and Take Five @ Pewsey Heritage Centre

The James Oliver Band @ The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

Blackbeard’s Tea Party and Imprints at The Winchester Gate, Salisbury

FROME WESSEX CAMERA FAIR @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

NED BOULTING RETOUR DE NED @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Mon 17th

Tues 18th

ASSASSINS @ Rondo Theatre, Bath (-21st Oct)

Good Luck, Studio @ Salisbury Playhouse

STEELEYE SPAN @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Wed 19th

Subject A’ live at Bath Bell

BETH NIELSEN CHAPMAN @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Thurs 20th

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show @ Neeld Hall, Chippenham

Faustus @ Salisbury Arts Centre

Fri 21st

Jack Grace Band @ The Southgate, Devizes

Matt Owens & Concrete Prairie @ The Pump, Trowbridge

Majesty (Queen Tribute) @ Melksham Assembly Hall

Hatepenny @ The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

Lady Nade @ Pound Arts, Corsham

FLEETWOOD BAC @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Sat 22nd

Trowbridge Carnival

Lego Club @ Chippenham Musuem 3-4pm every Saturday

The Eddie Martin Band @ The Southgate, Devizes

Daz n Chave @ Neeld Community & Arts Centre

Glenn Darren & The Krewkats @ Melksham Rock n Roll Club

The Forgetting Curve @ The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

SHIFT Social – I Was Born in the Wrong Decade @ Salisbury Arts Centre

Earl Ham (tribute to Pearl Jam) @ The Vic, Swindon

THE VINTAGE BAZAAR @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome


Sun 23rd

Chas Thorogood Trio @ the Southgate, Devizes

Kavus Torabi/ Richard Wileman & Amy Fry@ The Vic, Swindon

Joh Amor Band @ The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

CSF WRESTLING: SHOWDOWN @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Mon 24th

Tues 25th

Wed 26th

(26th-29th Oct) White Horse Opera L’elisir d’amore @Lavington School

FEMALE TRANSPORT @ Rondo Theatre, Bath (-29th Oct)

Thurs 27th

Devizes Lgbtq+: Drag Queen Bingo, Halloqueen Edition @ The Exchange

Grim Slickers@ The Vic, Swindon

Fri 28th

Halloween Family Disco @ The Neeld, Chippenham

Getrz/ Vicuals/ I See Orange@ The Vic, Swindon

Barnstormers Comedy @ Salisbury Arts Centre

MUZE @ The Tree House, Frome


Sat 29th

Lego Club @ Chippenham Musuem 3-4pm every Saturday

The Female of the Species 7th Annual Fundraising Gig!

Halloween Karaoke @ The Pelican Inn, Devizes

Barrelhouse @ The Southgate, Devizes

Devizes Scooter Club: Skalloween @ the Cavalier, Devizes

The Monster Ball @ Melksham Assembly Hall

Stop Stop @ The Vic, Swindon

Congress @ Salisbury Cathedral

LIGHTNING SEEDS @ The Cheese & Grain, Frome

Sun 30th

The Innes Sibun Band @ The Three Horseshoes, Bradford-on-Avon

Mon 31st

Picnic at Hanging Rock @ The Wharf Theatre, Devizes

On St Valentine’s Day 1900 a group of schoolgirls from Appleyard College set out for a picnic at Hanging Rock, a volcanic beauty spot in rural Victoria, Australia. After lunch, a group of the girls climb into the blaze of the afternoon sun. Their idyllic day turns to nightmare as three of their number inexplicably vanish, never to be 
seen again. Five female narrators, performing all the parts, recount the mystery of the disappearance and the looming hysteria as the illusion of genteel society 
is torn apart. Tom Wright’s adaptation pares down the events and by using evocative & poetic language, creates an edgy and mysterious play.

Directed by Debby Wilkinson. From: October 31, 2022, till November 5, 2022, £10.00 – £14.00 HERE

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