Wartime song

"PACK UP YOUR TROUBLES!":  9th AUGUST 2014

We are very grateful to David Saunders of Wells for leading the singing at our "Pack up your Troubles" evening. 

Leading the singing   

The evening was attended by 60 people aged from 5 to 101!   

Participants

... and began with a WW1 style meal. 

WW1 style meal

This event was subsidised by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

 

"WHEN FRIENDLY SUMMER CALLS AGAIN!":              30th MAY 2015

A concert of wartime poetry set to music by Britten, Gurney, Butterworth, Quilter, Finzi, Grainger and others.

Nigel Wickens and Gill Smith

kindly planned and performed by Nigel Wickens (baritone) and Gill Smith (keyboard).

Tea

followed by a WW1 inspired tea.

 

 

"PACK UP YOUR TROUBLES! (2)":  8th AUGUST 2015

Serving WW1 meal

Queuing up for beef stew and bean stew, WW1 style.

Austerity cake

Serving Austerity Cake.

Enjoying the meal

Enjoying the meal

David and Joolz

with WW1 songs led by David and Joolz Saunders. Many thanks to them, once again!


Events
Webpage icon Open Churches Week 2017
Webpage icon WW1 100 Day 5th June 2016
Webpage icon Shakespeare 400 concert: 23rd April 2016 3 p.m.
Webpage icon Village Wedding Fair
Webpage icon The cleaning of the Think and Thank screen
Webpage icon WW1 Commemorative Woodland
Webpage icon Christmas 2014
Webpage icon WW1 Commemoration Day 1st Nov. 2014
Webpage icon Open Churches Week 2nd - 10th August
Webpage icon Arts Festival: 22nd - 25th August 2014
Webpage icon WW1 silk embroidered cards
Webpage icon HLF Wartime food