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02 March 2017

Live blog: Nadder Centre official opening

Good afetrnoon and welcome to our live blog from the official opening of the Nadder Centre in Tisbury. We'll be reporting live on the events and speeches at today's opening. If you're at the event today, why not tweet us your photos @wiltscouncil, or if you can't make the official opening, like our page on Facebook to watch our live Facebook videos of today's event!

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We're wrapping things up here in Tisbury, but what a superb afternoon it has been at this state-of-the-art facility. If you missed the speeches, you can watch them on our Facebook page.


There's just over half an hour left of the event here in Tisbury. So there's still time to visit one of the exhibition stands, including our health trainers, Tisbury Arts Group, Tisbury Pre-School, Tisbury History Society and much more.

Plus, there's a bouncy castle and soft play in the sports hall, balloon modelling, face painting and sports taster classes.

Nadder cut ribbon


The speeches have been well received here in Tisbury, and the cake and ribbon have both been cut.


As we prepare for the speeches here in Tisbury, head over to our Facebook page to watch our live broadcast.

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Fantastic artwork in the reception area.
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The local community choir is entertaining the guests here in Tisbury.

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There can't be too many better views to enjoy while you're working out in the gym.



The event will be starting at 3.30pm, so there's plenty of time to come along if you're in the area. Meet the teams from Dorset & Wilts Fire Service, plus much more...

14.55pm, 2 March 2017

Before the fun starts here in Tisbury, here's the programme of events for this afternoon. Come along and give some of these events a try if you're in the area.


3:30pm - 5:30pm

Tea and cake available

Bouncy castle and soft play

Balloon modelling

Face painting

Fire engine and Tisbus

Cycling competition

Exhibition stands

  • Fire service
  • St Johns Primary School
  • Health trainer
  • Sports development and Leisure
  • Health & Wellbeing Champions
  • Alzheimer's Society
  • Tisbury Arts Group
  • Tisbury Happy Hookers (yarn bombing)
  • Tisbus
  • Tisbury Pre-School
  • Tisbury Children's Centre
  • Police
  • Tisbury Moviola
  • Seeds4Success
  • Tisbury History Society
  • Age UK
  • Healthwatch Wiltshire
  • WSUN
  • Wiltshire Online
  • Yoga
  • Tisbury Enterprise Centre businesses
  • Inkspliller


Sports Hall



Car park

Nadder Hall

Nadder Hall

3:30pm - 4pm

Communty choir performance 

HIIT taster class

Cardio Tennis

Story time and badge making

Roller Disco session (please book)


Activity Room 1

Tennis courts


Sports Hall

4pmWelcome Speech from Baroness ScottAtrium
4pm - 5pmMini red tennisTennis courts
4:15pmRibbon cuttingAtrium
4:15pm - 4:45pm

Circuits taster class

Roller Disco session (please book)

Activty Room 1

Sports Hall

5:00pm - 5:30pmRoller Disco session (please book)

Sports Hall

Last updated: 2 March 2017 | Last reviewed: 2 March 2017

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