Events and News

The amazingly popular Christine and Peter Padwick shows continue into 2018, dates to be announced. But, in the meantime:


Wed 27 Sep: The 1940s

Vera Lynn, evacuees, Churchill, sirens, the London Olympics, rationing, gas masks, bombsites, Lord Haw-Haw, shelters, doodlebugs & more

Wed 18 Oct: The Great Train Robbery

Ronnie Biggs, Leatherslade Farm, the gloved signal, the Monopoly board, Scotland Yard, the sentencing, escapes & captures, plastic surgery & more

Wed 29 Nov: All Things Banned & Censored

BBC, ‘Psycho’, George Formby, Jane Russell, adverts, tombstones, Eartha Kitt, cricket, Lionel Bart, DH Lawrence, ‘Hair’, the Crazy Gang & more

Wed 6 Dec: The 1950s

National Service, Doris Day, ‘Housewives’ Choice’, ITV, Korea, Bill Haley, Suez, Elvis Presley, ‘Under Milk Wood’, Tom Lehrer, skiffle, Goons & more

Each show bristling with music, laughter, songs & facts
2.45 for 3pm: The Salvation Army Church, Salt Lane SP1 1EE
£5 on entry – ring Gordon on 01722 504295 to book or just turn up.
Every penny goes to: Salisbury Trust for the Homeless

For fundraising events please phone Gordon Pardy on 01722 504295 or email if you would like to become involved.


  • STFH is now raising funds at the Salisbury Market Place car boot sales. See us next on 20th August.Car boot 160717
  • Total fundraising from Padwick Shows now exceeds £7,500!
  • 83% of clients who left our service in FY 2016/17 returned to independent living – our best ever result!
  • July 2017 Newsletter here: Newsletter_July_ 2017
  • 2015/16 Statutory Accounts here: stfh-2015-16-statutory-accounts