Events and News


The amazingly popular Christine and Peter Padwick shows continue throughout 2019!

4th anniversary celebration on 10th October 2018

Padwick 4th anniv

Wed 19th Jun: The Victorians

The rich & the poor, work & leisure, Prince Albert, Mrs Beeton, satire, the Tolpuddle Martyrs, workhouses, Gladstone, football, cricket & more

Wed 18th Sep: The Edwardians

Suffragettes, Baden-Powell, Pathe News, Marconi, Boer War, Titanic,  HG Wells, Rolls Royce, Temperance, Captain Scott, Marmite & more

Wed 16th Oct: Rivers

Showboat, the Mersey, bridges, Wind in the Willows, Schubert, Henley, Poohsticks, Dartford, fishing, Stanley Holloway, the Nile, ferries & more

Wed 20th Nov: The Queen – Snapshots of A Life

Wed 4th Dec: Love

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.


  • Salisbury Trust for the Homeless received an Office of Police Crime and Commissioner (OPCC) grant from Wiltshire Community Foundation. The grant aims to support projects which seek to bring communities together to tackle local issues to improve trust and understanding. With this funding the organisation can continue to provide housing for adults in a safe environment.WCF_Logo
  • As of May 2019 the total fundraising from Padwick Shows since October 2014 now stands at £14,380!
  • In financial year 2018/19, over four out of five of our clients who left our service returned to independent living.