Jun 29, 2018 Whisky Galore
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  The story of Whisky Galore will be well known to many from the classic Ealing comedy film of the 1940s which was adapted from the novel by Compton Mackenzie.  It was itself based on a real incident that occurred in February 1941 when the SS Politician ran aground in the Outer Hebrides with a […]

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Jun 23, 2018 winchester
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  Winchester – the first 100,000,000 years! Yes, that’s right – the first 100,000,000 years of Winchester’s history abridged into a couple of hours on stage. An undertaking which takes us on a frenetic ‘romp’ through history, from the days when dinosaurs roamed the present site of Theatre Royal Winchester, through a vast migration from […]

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Jun 21, 2018 Sarah Kendall
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  Nominated twice for the Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Show, and Total Fringe Sell Out 2015, 2016 and 2017, Australian comic Sarah Kendall is set to tour the UK with her smash-hit Edinburgh show One-Seventeen – which a show at Winchester on 30 June at the Discovery Centre (7.30pm, tickets £14). This is a blistering […]

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Jun 20, 2018 Mozart
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  The Dulwich Opera Company is making a welcome return to Winchester with the magical music of Mozart in the form of Così fan tutte. The performance will take place on Friday 29th June, 7.00pm – at St Paul’s Church, Winchester The company tells us that a great first night in West Dulwich, the production […]

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Jun 17, 2018 War On The Line
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1700: We’re back at Ropley where the rain is now gently falling, and our hands are frozen! Really hope you have enjoyed our live blog today from War On The Line. Your reporting team today have been: Helena Gomm, Eleanor Marsden, Beccy Conway (and family!) and Kevin Gover. 1630: We’ve just left Alton Station where […]

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Jun 16, 2018 War On The Line
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  1940s Nostalgia with 78s, Evacuees and Spitfires in War On The Line Winchester Today joins in too – join us for a live blog throughout Sunday! Here’s what looks like a fab weekend on the Watercress Line… a chance to step back to the 1940s and experience a taste of railway life during World […]

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Jun 16, 2018 Bishop's Waltham
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  Much Ado About Bishop’s Waltham – the Festival Gets Underway Today with a New Link-up for Our Newspaper!!! All the team at Winchester Today are proud to announce that we have now become the official media partners to the Bishop’s Waltham Festival which gets underway this weekend. Since 1995 Bishop’s Waltham Festival has been presenting […]

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Jun 13, 2018 Firing Now!
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  Firing Now Clear and calm – watch how the order’s given to destroy a WW1 bomb under a controlled explosion at the Matterley Bowl. The discovery of the bomb near Water Lane led to most of Winchester City Centre being closed to buses and traffic down City Road from last Friday afternoon until Friday […]

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Jun 06, 2018 Love on the Links
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  REVIEW: Love on the Links, Salisbury Playhouse “A joy to watch” – Helena Gomm sees Salisbury’s latest production score a hole in one. Love on the Links is a new play, devised by Jon Glover and Edward Taylor and based on the golfing books of P G Wodehouse – and what fun it is! […]

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