From sell-out tours to a critically acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe show and collaborations with Squeeze, Lana Del Ray, Newton Faulkner and The Levellers, Nick Harper enters his third decade as a performer with a vitality that could put younger musicians to shame. He makes his Literature Festival debut with ‘A Wiltshire Tale’ – a journey through Wiltshire’s history, landscape and wildlife through poetry, spoken word and acoustic music.

The Bard of Wiltshire.

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Betjeman with a guitar.

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Town Hall, Pillar Room

The Town Hall, situated on Imperial Gardens in the centre of Cheltenham comprises of a Grand Main Hall, distinguished by its Corinthian styles columns and coved ceiling. The Main Hall is accompanied by dining and drawing rooms, as well as the Pillar Room bar.

The venue’s early 20th century Edwardian elegance makes it the classic ‘shoebox’ concert hall. With a seating capacity of 900, the Town Hall is perfectly suited to grand symphony orchestra performances with a thrilling impact.

*Fees & Booking Info

Our booking fee

CF Ticketing charges a fee per booking to reflect the costs of providing the service which include card processing costs (for both credit and debit cards) as well as staffing, developing and maintaining the booking software and postage

Our booking fees are as follows:

  • Online sales £2.00
  • Telephone sales £2.00
  • In person card sales £2.00
  • In person cash and card sales £2.00

We endeavour to keep our booking fees as low as possible and charge on a per booking basis rather than a per ticket basis to ensure this. We also endeavour to ensure that our booking fees are clear before any transaction is completed.

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