Dates for Devizes Eisteddfod 2017 :
Syllabus Publication and Booking forms :
(available from Winkworth Devizes or website)
Entry Deadline :
Friday 6 October 2017
Fri 17th & Sat 18th November 2017 :
Music, Speech and Drama.
(at various venues in Devizes)
Sat 18th & Sun 19th November 2017 :
(at Lavington School, Market Lavington,
nr Devizes, SN10 4EB)
Festival Concert : Saturday 25th November 2017
(6pm, Devizes Town Hall)
Class Winners’ Concerts :
Sunday 28th January 2018 at 3pm
Sunday 4th February 2018 at 3pm
both in Devizes Town Hall
Adjudicators for 2017
|Musical Theatre/Vocal/Folk||Belinda Mikhail|
All necessary information can be found in the Programmes, which will be available for £2 from Winkworth offices in the Market Place from 7th November 2017, 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.
We are sorry to say that there will be no practice facilities available for the Eisteddfod this year.
The venues for 2017 in Devizes :
1. Town Hall, St John’s Street, SN10 1BN
Cheese Hall (downstairs) for Piano(P), Brass (B) and Woodwind(W) classes.
Assembly Room (upstairs) for Folk(F), Vocal(V) and Musical Theatre(M) classes.
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
for Choral(C), Ensembles(E), Organ(OR) classes.
3. St Andrew’s Church, Long St, SN10 1NJ
Saturday: Speech and Drama (VS, MO, DU, SM) classes
5. St James’ Church, SN10 3AA
Friday: String(S) and Guitar(G) classes.
(Note this venue is a 10 minute walk from the Central car-park.See map below.)
Lavington School, SN10 4EB
The Dance Classes (D) will all be at Lavington School (about 6 miles south of Devizes) on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th 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) 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) £4.00 for all day
7. Station Road car-park, short term, SN10 1BZ
Short-term (1st entrance on left from the Market Place end) £1.50 for 3 hours (max)
8. Central car-park, SN10 1DW
Short term, entrance from Maryport Street. 3 hours maximum allowed stay : £2.10
9. Wharf car-park, SN10 1EB
Long term, entrance from New Park Street, £6.00 for all day
You will be able to view, download and print the following from here when they become available.