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Alone at Christmas 2018

Alone at Christmas will soon be running at the Community Centre @ Christ Church for the 3rd year running. We organise a traditional 3 course Christmas dinner for anyone who will be on their own. This takes place between 12-3pm on Christmas Day. There will be fun, laughter, Christmas songs and the Qu ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 13:10, 30 November 2018
Alone at Christmas 2018

Christmas Panto - Jack & The Beanstalk

This Christmas Oooh Arrr Productions are bringing a Christmas Panto to Christ Church!Oooh Arrr productions are professional theatre company that pride themselves on being "fun, affordable and relevant". They are presenting Jack & The Beanstalk in Christ Church on Saturday 15th December. Tic ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 13:43, 27 November 2018

Community Cinema - Mamma Mia 2 - Here We Go Again!

Showing this week at the Community Cinema at Christ Church we have Mamma Mia 2 – Here we go again! – Fri 30th Nov – starring Lily James, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Julie Walters & any more. 5 years after the events of Mamma Mia! (2008), Sophie prepares for the grand reop ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 13:38, 27 November 2018
Community Cinema - Mamma Mia 2 - Here We Go Again!

Exciting activities at Christ Church

Wine tasting fundraiser - Sat 17th Nov – 7.30pm. Come & try 7 different wines. Only £15 per person. All funds raised to help furnish a new and much needed hospital in Sachibondu, Zambia. To book tickets please contact Chris Smith – chris.smith@ccccswindon.co.uk or Tel: 617237 Community Cine ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 11:12, 5 November 2018
Exciting activities at Christ Church

Coming Soon To Community Cinema @ Christ Church

Ocean's 8 will be showing at the Community Cinema at Christ Church on Friday 2nd November. Danny Ocean's estranged sister Debbie attempts to pull off the heist of the century at New York City's star-studded annual Met Gala. Her first stop is to assemble the perfect all-female crew. Cast is ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 10:54, 28 September 2018
Coming Soon To Community Cinema @ Christ Church

A Jazz Evening at Christ Church

Join us for an evening of jazz hosted by the Stable Yard Jazz Band.  Tickets: Adult £12, Child £6 Ticket prices include a welcome drink on arrival. Doors open 7pm. Tickets are available from  http://bit.ly/CCticketoffice ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 10:49, 10 August 2018
A Jazz Evening at Christ Church

Community Cinema in the Summer Holidays

This summer The Community Cinema at Christ Church is bringing you 2 films for the school holidays. On Wednesday 15th August Peter Rabbit will be showing from 6:00pm (doors open at 5:30) On Friday 31t August, Early Man will be showing from 6:30pm (doors open at 6:00pm) Tickets for all ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 10:43, 10 August 2018
Community Cinema in the Summer Holidays

Community Cinema @ Christ Church

Next Showing at the Christ Church Community Cinema...Darkest HourStarring Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill in this thrilling and inspiring true story.Tickets on the door. Adult £4 - Children £2Friday 29th June 2018Doors open 6:30pm, Film Starts 7:00pmRefreshments also available to purchase on the ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 11:26, 8 June 2018
Community Cinema @ Christ Church

Bateman Brothers Jazz Band - Fundraiser Concert

THE BATEMAN BROTHERS JAZZ BAND  Christ Church, Swindon, 21st July 2018 Doors 7pm (and Bar) - First set 7.30 TRIBUTE TO LOUIS ARMSTRONG AND HIS ALL-STARS Louis Armstrong left us almost 50 years ago, leaving a legacy of some of the greatest jazz music ever recorded and performed. H ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 10:32, 5 June 2018
Bateman Brothers Jazz Band - Fundraiser Concert

1940's Tea Dance

During Dementia Awareness Week we are holding a 1940’s tea dance for any families affected by dementia. Come and join us for an afternoon of dancing, tea, coffee and cake. Entry is free. Any donations made on the day will be donated to Swindon’s Alzheimer’s Society.To Book e-mail julia10 ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 12:52, 18 May 2018
1940

The First Community Cinema - The Greatest Showman

Come along to the first Community Cinema at Christ Church. We are kicking it off with The Greatest ShowmanFriday 25th May, Doors open at 6:30pm, Film starts at 7:00pm.Tickets: Adult £4, Children £2 to be purchased on the door Refreshments will also be available to purchase. This will be ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 12:44, 18 May 2018
The First Community Cinema - The Greatest Showman

A Sting In The Tale

Wednesday 23rd May 2018, 7:30pm, Tickets £5 on the door.This will be one of the most entertaining, yet thought provoking Church evenings ever!Come and sing-a-long to his fun stories and parables and hear him talk about his family & farming years. Breaking the law & discovering grace. Punk & glories ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 12:36, 18 May 2018
A Sting In The Tale

"UNPLUGGED" Young Musicians Fundraising Concert

Sunday 18th March 2018 6:30-8:30pm at Christ ChurchFrom the community,  for the community. A fundraising event in aid of Christ Church.Talent of all ages will bring you a very special evening celebrating voices, instruments, the church organ, and the splendour of the Church itself.Tickets £5 A ...


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Written by Jen Hatter, 17:19, 16 February 2018
"UNPLUGGED" Young Musicians Fundraising Concert

Job Opportunity - Community Centre Operations Manager

                  COMMUNITY CENTRE OPERATIONS MANAGER (CCOM)    36 hours per week to include some evening and weekend working. Salary £21,000 Applications are invited for the ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 20:21, 9 October 2017
Job Opportunity - Community Centre Operations Manager

Black Feathers & Rob Richings in concert

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Written by Chris Smith, 08:29, 5 October 2017
Black Feathers & Rob Richings in concert

Thinking about your family history?

There are only a few days to go to the largest family history event of the year in Wiltshire and Swindon on 10th June between 10am and 3pm.The Wiltshire Family History Society's Family History Day will be held in the perfect historic surroundings of the massive Great Western hall at ST ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 22:41, 4 June 2017

Old Town Beer Festival

The 5th Old Town Beer and Cider festival took place on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th May in the church at Christ Church. This is the first time that we have introduced an extra day and we increased  our numbers in attendance by nearly double the amount of people to 1100 this year.Ther ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 11:21, 12 May 2017
Old Town Beer Festival

May Day Fayre - Donkey Day

May Day Fayre Donkey Day! Monday 1st May 11am – 3pm Community Centre @ Christ Church Entry: Adults £2 Children £1  Boutique Clothes, Homeware, Garden, Toys, LEGO, Raffle, Games, Prizes, Cakes, Refreshments, Donkey Biscuits & Much More! Brought to you by: Yoga wit ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 08:34, 21 April 2017
May Day Fayre - Donkey Day

Are you on your own this Christmas Day?

We are running an event at the Community Centre @ Christ Church on Christmas day and ask for your help. We are inviting people who are going to be on their own on Christmas day to come along to the Centre for a 3 course meal between 12-3pm. We do have some spaces st ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 10:59, 9 December 2016
Are you on your own this Christmas Day?

Mess Around Party - Saturday 5th November 2016

Welcome to Mess Around Berks & Wiltshire - Messy Play Swindon owned and managed by Jules Davis. Come along and play at our Mess Around Party on Saturday 5th November at Community Centre at Christ Church. Our sessions are suitable for children aged 6 months (or sitting unaided) to 5 years old. Ou ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 09:09, 31 August 2016
Mess Around Party - Saturday 5th November 2016

New Yoga Dance classes @ Christ Church - Dance it for Donkeys

As an introduction to a new class at Christ Church, Yasmin Fattori will be starting up her new Yoga Dance class "From Bhakti to Shakti" on Bank Holiday Monday from 10-11.30am at the Community Centre. Tickets are £8 in advance or £10 on the door. All monies rais ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 12:53, 29 July 2016
New Yoga Dance classes @ Christ Church - Dance it for Donkeys

Afternoon Teas - Coming soon

Every Tuesday from 2-4pm starting on Tuesday 13th September. Come along for a hot drink and cake. The first session will be an informal opportunity to meet up with others and make friends. After this there will be different activities each week. This is a free activity to attend ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 14:32, 20 July 2016
Afternoon Teas - Coming soon

Computer Courses

Do you have an elderly relative or neighbour who you think would benefit from learning how to use a computer. If you do, please tell them about the new beginners course starting at the Community Centre @ Christ Church. The first course will run from Wednesday 7th September to Wed ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 14:23, 20 July 2016
Computer Courses

My Mum

Community Centre @ Christ Church - Sunday 17th July 2016 - 2-3.30pm - Need to have a clear out? Fed up of trying to sell your baby and kids items online? Tired of getting wet or cold at car boot sales? If you have pre-loved baby or kids items, from age 0-10 yrs, why n ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 11:11, 24 June 2016
My Mum

Free event will focus on Swindon’s services for older people.

A free event aimed at showcasing services for older people is being staged in Swindon by the town’s leading care at home provider Bluebird Care. The event on July 5 at Christ Church Community Centre, Old Town, will be a chance for older people living in the area, and their family and fri ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 12:46, 8 June 2016
Free event will focus on Swindon’s services for older people.

Another Huge success at the beer festival

EVERY Old Town Beer Festival at Christ Church has been blessed with glorious sunshine and this weekend was no exception as hundreds raised a glass to the beautiful weather. More than 3,500 pints of beer and cider were guzzled as revellers poured into the church and the community centre yesterday&n ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 08:41, 23 May 2016
Another Huge success at the beer festival

Huge success for the Donkey Sanctuary!

A FAMILY'S love of hard-working donkeys saw a popular yard sale up sticks and move to the Community Centre @ Christ Church for its biggest sale yet. ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 09:00, 4 May 2016
Huge success for the Donkey Sanctuary!

Donkey Day - Monday 2nd May

Charity Yard sale taking place on Monday 2nd May between 11am-3pm. Boutique clothes, Books, DVD's, Garden, Home, Toys, Raffle, Games and Refreshments. The event will be held in the garden room. The event is sponsored by Yoga with Yasmin. All proceeds raised will go to&n ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 08:28, 20 April 2016
Donkey Day - Monday 2nd May

Painting Season

The Community Centre @ Christ Church would like to say a big thank you to a group of staff from One Technologies International (OTI). As a new company to Swindon, they wanted to give something back to the Community whilst also giving them an opportunity to bond a ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 09:32, 13 August 2015
Painting Season

The Old Town Autumn Fayre - 12th September - 12-4pm

One of Old Town Swindon’s most popular seasonal events – The Old Town Autumn Fayre – is returning with more new activities for 2015.  This traditional style fayre in the church grounds and new Community Centre will be held on Saturday 12th September 12n ...


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Written by Stephen Grosvenor, 23:18, 9 August 2015
The Old Town Autumn Fayre - 12th September - 12-4pm

An Evening of Good Taste

As a bit of an contrast to our last highly successful toilet twinning event, we held an evening of good taste in support of the Brighter Futures appeal for radiotherapy services at GWH. Guests were treated to a welcoming glass of sparkling Cava followed by four distin ...


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Written by Stephen Grosvenor, 18:51, 19 June 2015
An Evening of Good Taste

Tots for Cots Charity Event

A parent and toddler event took place at the Centre on 26th May to raise money for Cots for Tots. The Cots for Tots Appeal is the charity for the South West region’s Special Care Baby Unit at St Michael’s Hospital in Bristol.The Appeal raises funds to support the world-class work of the unit’s ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 08:24, 27 May 2015
Tots for Cots Charity Event

An Evening of Good Taste

Come along to our lighthearted wine tasting quiz and supper at 7:30 on June 5th in the Community Centre@Christ Church. A glass of sparkly to welcome you, followed by a fun wine tasting of four wines (you can spit it out if you have to!), fabulous supper cooked by ...


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Written by Stephen Grosvenor, 17:35, 26 May 2015
An Evening of Good Taste

Market Schmarket

Come and join us for a great afternoon of hot food, beverages, entertainment and local business stalls. Ice cream supplied by Old Town's very own Ray's Ice Cream. Saturday 11th July at the Community Centre @ Christ Church from 2-6pm.Email: oldtownmarketschmarket@gmail.comInst ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 11:24, 20 May 2015
Market Schmarket

Success at the beer festival!

PINTS, pies and a perfect sunny day were on the menu at the third Old Town Beer Festival on Saturday. The annual event, held at Christ Church in Old Town featured a range of West Country beers and ciders for visitors to sample with pies, also on offer, courtesy of Wilson’s butchers and ...


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Written by Chris Smith, 08:29, 18 May 2015
Success at the beer festival!

The wedding season is coming up

Did you know that you can hold your wedding reception at the Community Centre @ Christ church? Situated in the quiet of the churchyard at Christ Church and boasting modern facilities - including a fully equipped kitchen and large hall - it ...


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Written by Paul Grosvenor, 19:36, 15 May 2015
The wedding season is coming up

See how the Community Centre was built

See how the old Community Centre @ Christ Church and surrounding area were transformed into the centre we have today: Click here to view our building photo album from start to finish. ...


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Written by Stephen Grosvenor, 18:21, 17 September 2014
See how the Community Centre was built

The Engaged Festival

This charity event will take place at The Dorcan Academy on Sunday 31st August 2014 between 11am-5pm. The festival is for all ages and the day will include entertainment such as live music, bouncy castle for the children, inflatable assault ...


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Written by Stephen Grosvenor, 12:00, 14 August 2014
The Engaged Festival

Brighter Futures family fun day appeal

Come along to the Community Centre @ Christ Church on Wednesday 20th August 2014 between 11am-3pm. There will be lots of fun activities for all the family including face painting, guess the teddies name, arts and crafts, brick a brack, origami, refreshments and mu ...


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Written by Stephen Grosvenor, 11:22, 14 August 2014
Brighter Futures family fun day appeal

Steve Cotter IKFF Workshop in Swindon

Saturday 9th August 2014, 10:00am to 5:00pm, Community Centre @ Christ Church. In August 2014, there will be the first IKFF Kettlebell Workshop (potentially leading to the IKFF Level 1 certification next year for South-West of England) so any trainers/fitnes ...


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Written by Paul Grosvenor, 13:30, 14 July 2014
Steve Cotter IKFF Workshop in Swindon