Wells Voice News

April 29 2019 Opportunity to be steward at contemporary art exhibition

Opportunity to be steward at contemporary art exhibition

WELLS Art Contemporary (WAC) is holding its exclusive international exhibition of shortlisted works of art at Wells Cathedral from July 20 to August 11... Read More


April 29 2019 Cast relish roles in community production

Cast relish roles in community production

THE Wells Theatre Festival, which will present another exciting programme of theatre and performance art this summer, has announced the casting for this year’s community production of William Shakespeare’s romantic comedy, Much Ado About Nothing... Read More


April 01 2019 Wood's visitors sure of a big surprise

Wood's visitors sure of a big surprise

A BRISTOL legal services firm is one of the organisations sponsoring life-size painted bear sculptures set to go on display at Wild Place Project this spring. .. Read More


March 27 2019 Double delight as city scoops prized awards

Double delight as city scoops prized awards

THE City of Wells and The Bishop’s Palace have both won prestigious awards at the 2019 British Coach Tourism Awards... Read More


March 27 2019 Diocese to buy Aster offices

Diocese to buy Aster offices

THE Diocese of Bath and Wells has announced that it is going to buy the office building owned by Aster Communities at Cathedral Park to use for its offices when it moves out of The Old Deanery... Read More


March 27 2019 Fears about future of public events as May Fair called off

Fears about future of public events as May Fair called off

ORGANISERS of some of the biggest events in Wells say that is increasingly difficult to stage them because of council bureaucracy... Read More


March 27 2019 Rock legend Ian Anderson to play concert in Wells Cathedral

Rock legend Ian Anderson to play concert in Wells Cathedral

ROCK legend Ian Anderson is coming to play a concert at Wells Cathedral... Read More


March 27 2019 Relics of city’s history going under hammer

Relics of city’s history going under hammer

THE witness box that was used for trials when court hearings were held at Wells Town Hall is one of the more unusual lots being sold at an auction in May... Read More


March 27 2019 Musicians harness power of harmony

Musicians harness power of harmony

TWO folk musicians from Wells are trying to do their bit to heal the country’s divisions with a new song being released in March... Read More


March 27 2019 More star turns at Wells Comedy Festival

More star turns at Wells Comedy Festival

MORE names have been added to the line-up for this year’s Wells Comedy Festival... Read More