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Tunbridge Wells Forum

The Common, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN4 8YU, England
+44 871 277 7101
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Go on the right night with a bunch of friends and its a fab venue ! Check out the gig list before... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
wizzer61
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
The ONLY place to see life music on TW

Great venue and great bands... a must for all live music fans. There are other places to go in TW... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
greg m
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The Common, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN4 8YU, England
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Go on the right night with a bunch of friends and its a fab venue ! Check out the gig list before you go some of the bands/evenings might not be to your taste. 80's nights are a blast but get booked up quickly ….

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great venue and great bands... a must for all live music fans. There are other places to go in TW but they can be a bit hit and miss... The Forum has the best bands and sound, all at affordable prices.

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Popped into this live music venue on way from the pantiles gin festival , this venue has staged up and coming major band's over the years . The building used to be a public toilet many many years ago . I have been here many...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Great bands. Great atmosphere. Great people. Great drinks. What more do you need? Just go if you’ve never been and you’ll go again.

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

I went to to town centre and parked in a area where i could park for a set time but your starving for parking fine hunt me and gave me a fine whitch i payed and will not go back to your town centre soon,...More

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LA2BCN, Owner at Tunbridge Wells Forum, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Er...... that sounds awful. But this is the Tripadvisor review page for the Tunbridge Wells Forum music venue? And although it's a great idea we could probably make money out of, we don't have any parking officers.

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

I've performed here a few times now and it is excellent every time. The staff and technicians are extremely friendly and helpful, and the venue itself is brilliant.

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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I feel very lucky to have such an amazing venue in the town where I live. It has some brilliant acts on, we saw The Sugar Hill Gang recently, there are always new and exciting acts on and the way they support the Local and...More

1  Thank EvieandGracesDad
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Great little venue. Went to see the brilliant,Danny and the champions of the world. Raises your soul and the spirit to see venues like this going strong,what live music is all about.

Thank 643darren1066
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Took my husband to see The Kast of Kinks. (3 original members) My ticket said doors open at 19:00 but we were told at the door that they won't open until 19:30. That was ok as we just went back to the pub across the...More

1  Thank jamesjoy20
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

I've seen a few bands here, it's a cool place for a gig with a great atmosphere. Can't get passed the smell though..

Thank mark k
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Response from nigelrandall | Reviewed this property |
Car parking , slightly restricted in this area due to construction works , there is a road with parking at the rear . Car park on the roundabout opposite the Tunbridge Wells hotel , just up the hill. Plenty of bars and... More
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tinkerKent
9 February 2017|
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Response from Tony B | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking in Linden Park Road on the other side of The Pantiles or the Union House Car Park approximately 200 metres south of the venue on the A26.
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