Wartime song


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!   


... 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).


followed by a WW1 inspired tea.




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!

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