West End Centre

West End Centre
Queen's Road, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 3JD
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Opening in 1975 this arts centre hosts live music, comedy, theatre, exhibitions, spoken work and a series of workshops and classes. The WEC faced closure in the past but was saved by Poet Laureate John Betjeman in the 80s and a public campaign in 2007, and is now manage by Hampshire Cultural Trust.

A short walk form Aldershot station, local bus routes include 1, 7,15, 18 and 19.

Events at this venue

There are 14 events at this location

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Catherine Bohart: Again, With Feelings

  • 4 stars

The Irish comedian returns with her hilarious second hour about sex, relationships and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Fri 17 May

£15.40 / 01252 330040

Daliso Chaponda: Feed This Black Man Again

The Britain's Got Talent finalist returns with a new hour of observational comedy, reflecting on the hellish year of 2020 and how he made lemonade out of lemons.

Fri 10 May

£17.60 / 01582878100

Eshaan Akbar: The Pretender

Proudly presented by Phil McIntyre Live by arrangement with Blue Book Management Whether it’s you, the person you go on a date with, your boss, or the opinion-makers on TV, we’re all pretending we know what we’re doing. We don’t. And it’s about time we all had a proper laugh about it. Eshaan Akbar has supported some of…

Thu 20 Mar 2025

£18.50 / 01252 330040

Iago Banet, 'The Galician King of Acoustic Guitar' live

"A master of the guitar", Sean Rafferty, BBC Radio 3 'Highly recommended artist', DKOS, Celtic Connections 2023 'An absolute genius talent on the guitar… Magical', Kate Justice, BBC Hereford and Worcester ★★★★ "Nothing short of phenomenal", R'n'R Magazine (new album, TRES, review) BIO: Described as 'a master of the…

Sat 16 Mar

£11.50 / 01252 330040

John Bramwell And The Full Harmonic Trio

John Bramwell has been on a never-ending rolling adventure since his workings away from the cherished, Mercury Prize nominated Mancunian band, I Am Kloot. February 23rd 2024 will mark the release of the much-anticipated sophomore album 'The Light Fantastic', to be released via Townsend Music. John Bramwell & The Full…

Sat 20 Apr

£27.50 / 01252 330040

Josh Pugh

Parkas presents Josh Pugh Brand-new stand-up show from Edinburgh Award-nominated viral sensation Josh Pugh. Josh returns following a sell-out debut UK and Ireland Tour with a show about enjoying yourself and doing your best. 'A stealthy, clever and heartwarming show' (Guardian). 'A must see stand up' (Rolling Stone). As…

Fri 7 Jun

£17.50 / 01252 330040

Laura Smyth: Living My Best Life

Star of Live At The Apollo, Laura Smyth’s brand-new show explores all aspects of modern life. She has fun mugging off all the madness of parenting, childhood, school, marriage, social media, work, and chasing her dreams. In her own inimitable style, she gets to the truth of the human experience, treading the line between…

Fri 26 Apr

£15.50 / 01252 330040

Lloyd Griffith: Baroque And Roll

Fresh from supporting Jack Whitehall on his 2023 UK arena tour, comedian Lloyd Griffith is back with a brand new show ‘Baroque and Roll’. It’s a big year for Lloyd - he’s turning 40 and with it, the impending midlife crisis - or ‘renaissance’ as he’s insisting it’s called; complete with body hair removal, head hair…

Fri 27 Sep

£17 / 01252 330040

My Life Story

Sparkling indie pop with orchestral flourishes from Jake Shillingford and chums.

Fri 5 Apr

£20.85 / 01252 330040

October Drift

October Drift take influence from My Bloody Valentine, The National and Smashing Pumpkins when crafting their melodic, fuzzy soundscapes.

Wed 1 May

£13.20 / 01252 330040

Shelf: Kids Show and Teenage Men

The Kids’ Show Join best friends Rachel and Ruby for a kids' comedy show that's fun for all the family! Full of sketches, songs, pranks and silliness. Rachel and Ruby use physical comedy and silly characters to bring sketch comedy to children of all ages – a fun way to explore emotions, friendship and shyness. Age…

Sat 25 May

£15.40 / 01252 330040

Tom Houghton: It's Not Ideal

After an incredible sold-out debut run, the man who asked us “do you ski?” is leaving his home in the Tower of London (for good). Catch him as he departs on a second triumphant tour across our nation armed with even more outrageous takes, unbelievable tales, and biblical chat to leave you bowled over with laughter. Having…

Thu 18 Apr

£16.50 / 01252 330040

Tuesday Blues

A night of blues music.

Fri 14 Jun

£13.70 / 01252 330040

The Unravelling Wilburys

Tribute act to the Travelling Wilburys and their members.

Sat 30 Mar

£20.30 / 01242 258002