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The Witham

3 Horsemarket, Barnard Castle DL12 8LY, England
+44 1833 631107
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Disappointing - previously good

A disappointing trip to the Witham - after numerous really good ones. The sandwich had by one of... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Bedale, United Kingdom
Superb event

I attended The Teesdale Businss Awards held at The Witham and what a superb experience it was... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2017
June T
Barnard Castle
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The Witham is a vibrant Arts Centre for cultural, community and commercial use, offering a 240 seat performance venue, a gallery space, function and meeting rooms, a cafe bar, a visitor information point and studio space for creative businesses.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
3 Horsemarket, Barnard Castle DL12 8LY, England
+44 1833 631107
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

A disappointing trip to the Witham - after numerous really good ones. The sandwich had by one of us was dry, very chewy chicken and indeed, so disappointing that she sent it back and was given a cash refund. The other two of us had...More

Thank lizziem688
The_Witham, Public Relations Manager at The Witham, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Dear Lizzie M, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on your visit that day and we're glad that this doesn't reflect your overall experience at The Witham. We agree that this doesn't reflect the standard we expect of ourselves here and...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017

I attended The Teesdale Businss Awards held at The Witham and what a superb experience it was. Seeing so many inspirational businesses and organisations being described and recognised, Teesdale is amazing. The venue was perfect, well organised, such helful and freindly staff and volunteers and...More

Thank June T
Reviewed 24 January 2017

When Durham voters chose to dispense with the borough councils some years back, and make do with one county authority, it was a worry what would happen to some facilities in BC. However, money was put into the library nearby to spruce it up, and...More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

I didn't even know this place was here - hidden gem! Top comedy names, I was impressed. So good to have the theatre and ballet screenings locally in Barnard Castle. Really welcoming place.

Thank MelroseBest
Reviewed 15 January 2017

A recent great night out at The Witham Theatre has prompted me to write about my experience here generally. The Witham provides a fantastic variety of events ranging from local artists from a range of genres to more well known performers from further a field....More

Thank SusieH284
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The Witham brings so much to our out of the way little town - top comedians, live theatre, dance & music, along with cinema and live screenings. Plus many activities that would not otherwise be available here. It's a great asset to Teesdale.

Thank adeletyler
Reviewed 20 November 2016

The Witham is such an asset to Barnard Castle. It is a space that meets the needs of the whole community and visitors alike. With a great theatre space (where I have been lucky enough to perform) and brilliant live screenings, it really does have...More

Thank pHoSW
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Arts, Theatre, Film, Music, Comedy and a wonderful cafe/bar to boot! Jenny Eclair was hilarious. Music from all over the world! Home-made scrumptious food ! Highly recommended!

Thank Sue K
The_Witham, Public Relations Manager at The Witham, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words. It means a lot to the whole team to hear how much you enjoyed your experience at The Witham and we hope to see you again very soon. Kind regards, Sarah and The Witham team

Reviewed 25 October 2016

Just by chance I wandered into The Witham to have lunch with some friends who live here as it was only advertised once inside the building & my friends didnt know anything about it either. Might be a good idea to put a bit of...More

Thank 406noddle
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We attended The Funny Way to be Comedy Club show and it was hilarious. There were three great comedians and a fantastic compere. Well done to the team who run these events - we'll certainly be back for the next one! The Witham has been...More

Thank carnivalqueen
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