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Dates for Devizes Eisteddfod :

Syllabus publication: 15 May 2015

Entry deadline: 16 October 2015

Programme publication: 4 November 2015

Eisteddfod : 13 and 14 November 2015

Concerts : 21 November 2015

Dates for Young Choir of Wiltshire :

Competition : 26 April and 10 May 2016

Adjudicators 2015

Piano Ruth Gerald
Strings/Guitar Keith Smith
Choirs/Ensembles/Organ David Bruce-Payne
Woodwind Deborah Brittain
Brass/Recorders Rachel Gregory
Musical Theatre Andrea Calladine
Vocal Sarah Jeffries
Speech & Drama
Jill O’Hare,
Helen Grady
Art/Photography Lorraine Wade
Handwriting/Literary Carole Rowe

Information 2015

All necessary information can be found in the Programmes, which are available for £1 from Winkworth offices in the Market Place from 4th November, or at every venue on the day. You can also ask any of the Stewards, who will be pleased to help.

There is also a general information point in St. John’s Parish Rooms, Long Street (SN10 1NP), from 0930 to 1600.

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, at the end of the day, on the website.

Catering 2015

Refreshments will be available for sale in St John’s Parish Rooms, Long Street (SN10 1NP). Open 0930-1600.


The practice area is in St John’s Parish Rooms, Long Street (SN10 1NP). Open 0930-1600.
There is a piano available.


The venues for 2015, all in Devizes :

(as marked on the Google map below)

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

Cheese Hall (downstairs) for Guitar, Strings, Vocal and Woodwind classes.
Assembly Room (upstairs) for Piano.
Council Chamber (upstairs) for Eisteddfod Reception (adjudicators and stewards only).

2. St John’s Church, Long Street, SN10 1NS

for Choral, Ensembles, Organ, Choral Speaking and Drama classes.

3. St John’s Parish Rooms (behind the War Memorial) SN10 1NP

for Information Point and practice area and refreshments for sale.

4. Sheep Street Baptist Church Hall and Sanctuary, Sheep St, SN10 1DL

for Communication, News Reading, Recorder, Brass, Folk and Musical Theatre classes.

5. The Bear Hotel, Market Place, SN10 1HS

for Speech classes.

and car-parks:

Note that car-parking in Devizes has just been changed, and the only all-day parking is now at the far end of Station Road car-park. All other car parks now have a maximum allowed stay of 3 hours.

6. Station Road car-park SN10 1BZ

Short-term (1st entrance from the Market Place end) £1.50 for 3 hours (max)

Long-term (2nd entrance from the Market Place end) £4.00 for all day

7. Central car-park SN10 1DW

3 hours maximum allowed stay : £2.10


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