Important dates

Dates for Devizes Eisteddfod 2018 :

Programme Publication :
   6th November 2018
   (available from Winkworth Devizes, £2)

   Music, Speech and Drama:
   Thu 15th, Fri 16th & Sat 17th November 2018
      (at various venues in Devizes)
   Sat 24th & Sun 25th November 2018
      (at Lavington School, Market Lavington,
       nr Devizes, SN10 4EB)

Festival Concert : Saturday 1st December 2018
(7pm, Devizes Town Hall)

Class Winners’ Concerts :
   Sunday 27th January 2019 at 3pm
   Sunday 3rd February 2019 at 3pm
   both in Devizes Town Hall

Adjudicators for 2018

Piano Nancy Litten
Strings Roy Robinson
Vocal/Folk/Musical Theatre Sarah Jefferies
Brass & Woodwind Sally Lane
Speech & Drama Marcia Carr
Dance Tanya Allen
Choirs/Ensembles/Organ David Bruce-Payne
Literary & Handwriting Claire Magill
Art & Photography Jan Crabtree

Information 2018

All necessary information can be found in the Programmes, which will be available for £2 from Winkworth offices in the Market Place from 6th November 2018, or at every venue on the day. You can also ask any of the Stewards, who will be pleased to help.

There will also be a general information point in the upstairs foyer of the Town Hall (SN10 1BN).

Results will be given out by the adjudicator at the end of each class and also will be posted in the upstairs foyer of the Town Hall and on the website about an hour after the end of each class.


Practising will be possible on Saturday 17th November at St Andrew’s Church from 9am to 4pm

Venues 2018

The venues for 2018 in Devizes :

1. Town Hall, St John’s Street, SN10 1BN

Cheese Hall (downstairs)

Assembly Room (upstairs)

Foyer (upstairs) Information and Friends desk.

Council Chamber (upstairs) for Eisteddfod Reception (adjudicators and stewards only).

2. St John’s Church, Long Street, SN10 1NS
3. St Andrew’s Church, Long St, SN10 1NJ
Lavington School, SN10 4EB

The Dance Classes (D) will all be at Lavington School (about 6 miles south of Devizes) on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th November.

Car-parks in Devizes:

Please note that the only big all-day car-parks are at the Wharf car-park and the far end of Station Road car-park. Sheep Street car-park is also all-day (£6.70) but small. All other main car parks now have a maximum allowed stay of 3 hours.

6. Station Road car-park, long term, SN10 1BZ

Long-term (2nd entrance from the Market Place end) £4.50 for all day

7. Station Road car-park, short term, SN10 1BZ

Short-term (1st entrance on left from the Market Place end) £1.70 for 3 hours (max)

8. Central car-park, SN10 1DW

Short term, entrance from Maryport Street. 3 hours maximum allowed stay : £2.30

9. Wharf car-park, SN10 1EB

Long term, entrance from New Park Street, £6.70 for all day


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