Win tickets to Dick Whittington panto in Wellingborough

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Win tickets to Wellingborough Pantomime Society’s family show Dick Whittington And His Magical Cat.

Bookings for the society’s forthcoming annual traditional family pantomime are now being taken.

Win tickets to Wellingborough Pantomime Society's family show Dick Whittington And His Magical Cat

Win tickets to Wellingborough Pantomime Society's family show Dick Whittington And His Magical Cat

This year the group is presenting Dick Whittington And His Magical Cat from Tuesday, January 20, to Sunday, January 25, 2015 at The Castle theatre, Wellingborough.

Tickets have just gone on sale online and on 01933 270007.

To celebrate this they are giving away a four-person family ticket (which must include at least one child) for the second night’s performance on Wednesday, January 21, at 7.30pm.

Join Dick Whittington (Caroline Redden) and his magical talking cat Tommy (Lewis Starr) as he travels to London to seek his fortune.

During this fun-filled adventure Dick encounters and is framed by the evil King Rat (Spencer Hawkes) and his army of vermin but with Fairy Bowbelles (Jenine Grover) guiding him on his way and helped, though often hindered by Sarah the Cook (Neil Richardson) and Idle Jack (Jon Baish) his determination to prove his innocence, to win the hand in marriage of Alice Fitzwarren (Bayley Richardson) and amass riches beyond his wildest dreams are never beyond his grasp – or are they?

With oodles of local talented performers, an experienced band, a stunning professional set with a rocking galleon and King Rat’s terrifying toilet and plenty of audience participation this show will be great entertainment for the whole family.

To be in with a chance of winning this prize just answer the following simple question:

What animal is Dick’s talking companion Tommy?

Please send your answer to

All answers MUST contain a telephone number which would be best to contact you and a contact name.

Closing date for entries is 1pm on Sunday, January 18, 2015.

The winner will be chosen at random and contacted that evening.

The tickets will be kept at the box office for collection on the night.

Email addresses obtained from competition entries will be kept and added to a mailing list for Wellingborough Pantomime Society and not passed on to any other organisation.

If you wish for your details not to be kept, please make this clear in your entry.

Should you not be successful or are unable to attend the evening of this competition then booking is advised for another performance.


Tuesday, January 20 – 7pm (opening night performance – £10 per ticket)

Wednesday, January 21 – 7.30pm

Thursday, January 22 – 7.30pm

Friday, January 23 – 7.30pm

Saturday, January 24 – 2.30pm and 7.30pm

Sunday, January 25 – 2.30pm.

Tickets are £15 (£14 concessions) and a family ticket is £48 (must include one child)

Production sponsors: W.S Howe, Oradi Dental, Podington Garden Centre, Wilson Browne Solicitors, Swansgate Shopping Centre, RAO Stationers and Longmarsh.