Feb 8

Diary dates

Here are the diary dates up until the summer break No classes during the weeks beginning 27th Feb 10th April (and no class in Nelson on 6th April) 17th April 5th June Events booked so far are 6th April Carers Chorus sing at Manchester Cathreal 10th June Sing for Water Accrington  (there will not be a Manchester event this year, so East Lancs are stepping up) 12th July last class of the season and before the s   23rd- 25th June Kendal Steet Choirs festival July 12th is the last class …

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What a happy first week of term we have just had! It has been lovely to see the members again and some returning members too. It was particularly nice to be able to welcome quite a few people who were giving Secret Singers a try for the first time this week.                                                                  You are all so welcome!     …

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Here is the information about the Street choirs festival 2017. There will be a Secret Singers groupattending and this is the time to sign up. I need your sign up and payment before 10th Feb, at the latest. I will also want to know if you wish to participate in a group accommodation booking. KENDAL STREET CHOIRS FESTIVAL – JUNE 23-25, 2017 The Kendal street choirs festival will be June 23-25, 2017 – the main events will be in the Kendal Leisure Centre hall which seats 900 – the busking, …

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Jan 4

The New Term

….and so the new term is about to begin, the new program of songs is prepared and song files are in the members area of the website. Firstly,I am off for a holiday and then to the Annual Gathering of Natural Voice Song Leaders for my annual uplift. As always I am looking forward to seeing you all again and sharing these songs with you all. I hope that we will get new members joining too. This is a great time to step in- please bring your friends (and neighbours …

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We have had a good season and I wanted to remind you of the charities we have helped. I am sending a donation of £325 to Medecins Sans Frontieres which is made up of £100 fee from Gordon Riggs, £102 collected from Busking in Burnley and Gordon Riggs and the rest as my pledge to give half of the takings (after rent) from the Todmorden group this last half term -£123. The collectors for Pendleside Hospice in Marks and Spencer’s said that they really mopped up whilst we were singing …

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