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The Commonweal School Carol Services

Two opportunities to get into the festive spirit with Commonweal School - 16 and 19 December

Christmas Carol Service Monday 16 December, 7.30pm Christ Church, Old Town You are cordially invited to our Christmas Carol Service which this year sees a change of venue to a larger church. This ...

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Commonweal students get mobile thanks to donations

Specially adapted thirteen seater minibus for students with a physical disability

Thanks to the generosity of Variety – The Children’s Charity, The Bernard Sunley Charitable Foundation and of course, the Governors of Commonweal School in Old Town, the students and staff...

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Two Swindon charity fun runs on 12 May

CarShop Swindon ‘Change a Life’ Charity 5K Race - 9am; The Commonweal 5 (multi-terrain event) - 10.30am

The Commonweal 5 – Get fit for summer! An event for mixed ability runners in Swindon Taking place on Sunday, 12 May at 10:30am from The Commonweal School in Old Town, the Commonweal 5 is a f...


Paralympic swimmer visits The Commonweal School

Kate inspires students to focus on their ability and strengths rather than disability

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SEQOL sends in Zimmers to save theatre's production

The Producers at The Commonweal School until Saturday 20 April.

A Swindon theatre company that needed ten Zimmer frames for a tongue-in-cheek dance routine says the show can go on, thanks to SEQOL’s community equipment service. When Michaela Kearns, directo...

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The Town Gardens Little Big Festival - April to September

Josie Williams explains what it is all about and how you can get involved

I am currently in the process of creating a new series of events which called The Town Gardens Little Big Festival, aimed at all in the community. I have no funding, but am looking for people to prov...

'Next Steps Spanish' Course for adults

5 week course running from 8 January to 5 February at The Commonweal School

‘Next Steps Spanish’ course for adults at The Commonweal School. The course will run for 5 weeks on a Tuesday evening from 8 January to 5 February 2013 for a fabulous price of £30 pe...

Next Steps Spanish Course

Adults only course commencing 8 January at The Commonweal School - bookings close 12 December.


Creative Writing Course

Adults only course commencing 9 January at Commonweal School - bookings close 12 December.


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The Packhorse Ceilidh Band in Swindon, 19 October

Commonweal School, £10 including ploughman's supper. Bring along your friends and family for a fun packed evening.

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Learn Spanish or design your own garden

Two new courses for adults commencing in October

Have you already learnt the basics of Spanish? Would you like to learn more to take you to the next level in a fun and friendly environment? Book a space now on our ‘Advanced Spanish Course&rs...

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Swindon school pupils receive national journalism acclaim

Science Museum project uncovers the next generation of environmental journalists

The investigative journalism of two schools in Swindon has won critical acclaim in a nationwide Science Museum project. The articles written by the students will be revealed to the public at @Bristol ...

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Creative Writing Course 20 June - 11 July

Is there a secret writer inside you? Do you have a hidden talent you have been meaning to explore? Are you a budding short story writer? Book your space now!



Earth Hour competition - deadline extended to 1 June

Still time to design eye-catching poster to spread the message that everyone can help save the planet.

Due to popular demand, the deadline has been extended for a competition sponsored by The Commonweal School PTA and Originzone, in association with Swindon & Wiltshire Schools Eco Network. It was i...

'Grow Your Own' Gardening Course 26 April

Discover your green fingered talent at Commonweal School in Old Town

We have an exciting new 'Grow Your Own' gardening course starting at  The Commonweal School, The Mall, Old Town, Swindon, on Thursday, 26 April, 6.30pm-8.30pm. The course runs for 6 weeks and wi...

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Youth Piano Festival - 17 April

Young pianists, come and share your talent at Piano Festival hosted by The Commonweal School at Swindon Arts Centre

The Commonweal School is delighted to once again be hosting the Youth Piano Festival on Tuesday 17 April 2012 at 7pm which will be held at the Swindon Arts Centre on Devizes Road in Old Town, Swindon....