Nov 30, 2016 winchester cathedral winter
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  Letter From The Editor – 30 November 2016 Let’s start with the irony. Completely unplanned and unexpected is the song that’s playing on the radio at the very moment I’m writing these words. Alexander O’Neal’s ‘Criticize’. Yes, I know – before you ask – American spelling. That’s how it is on the record, don’t […]

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Nov 24, 2016 Cash on Delivery
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  Winchester Today reviews the Michael Cooney farce ‘Cash on Delivery’ by the Cheriton Players, 23 November 2016 Of one thing I’m sure. I have never laughed out loud for so long, for so many opportunities – to the point of tears in my eyes – at any performance by the Cheriton Players. That’s not […]

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Nov 20, 2016 Season's Greetings
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  REVIEW: Season’s Greetings – Chesil Theatre 19th November 2016 It’s a grey, wet, cold winter’s evening as I write this, having just spent a thoroughly warm, convivial and entertaining evening at one of the most intimate and atmospheric theatres I have ever had the pleasure to be in. And although the scene on stage […]

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Nov 18, 2016 winchester market
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  Problems with public transport engineering and the continuing M3 roadworks will probably go a long way to convince everyone here that it really IS best to stay in Winch this weekend. Anyone trying to get to London on the trains this entire weekend via South West Trains or CrossCountry face a closed line between […]

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Nov 18, 2016 pudsey
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  Pupils at St Swithun’s Junior School, Winchester were thrilled when Pudsey Bear, icon of BBC Children in Need, paid them a visit this week. The children brought in donations for Children in Need and wore their very own spotty accessories and Pudsey ears to tie in with ‘The Big Spotacular’ theme this year. Pudsey […]

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Nov 15, 2016 WSFF
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  Letter from the Editor – 15 November 2016 Greetings once more from Winchester Today Towers where the leaves are even more beautiful than last week – but still not so much wind to bring them down! Having done our dutiful task, we’ve cleared up everything so far from our huge sycamore tree and we […]

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Nov 14, 2016 Wind In The Willows
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  “Vibrant and fun filled” – Beccy Conway enjoys The Wind in the Willows at The Mayflower in Southampton. The latest in a string of classic novels-turned-musicals has arrived on the theatrical scene, and anyone who enjoyed Julian Fellows’ adaptation of Mary Poppins, which visited The Mayflower earlier this year, will love this triumph of […]

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Nov 09, 2016 WSFF
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  WSFF: New Venue, New Gems – REVIEW: Winchester Short Film Festival Screening, The Loft, Winchester Piano Studios, Tuesday 8 November 2016 It very well may be that Winchester Today is slightly biased about the Winchester Short Film Festival – after all, we have been the official media partner to the Festival for a number […]

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Nov 08, 2016 img_0370
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  Letter From The Editor – 8 November 2016 I love Autumn. How can anyone not fail to be moved by the glorious gold, red and yellow colours that surround us every year – as our picture from Kings Worthy shows… even walking through the outskirts of the city from Winchester Today Towers and up […]

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Nov 08, 2016 Great Destinations
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  Winchester Today is delighted to now be able to bring you the Great Destinations Radio Show – a fantastic listen on ideas for your long-haul holiday break or shorter weekend. Last Saturday we discovered the delights of Santa Fe – this Saturday (12th November) it’s Vienna. Look at all those cakes! The Great Destinations […]

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