Houghton Weavers

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On Saturday 3rd September we performed at the Parr Hall in Warrington where we were joined by our guests, The Houghton Weavers. The Houghton Weavers have been entertaining folk for over 40 years - some might say they are still 'new' to the business, compared to Warrington Male Voice Choir who can trace their roots back to 1898, making us 118 years old!! Those of you who a...
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Life Member – Jim Mainwaring

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On Monday 27th June, we surprised one of our members with 'Honorary Life Membership' to the choir. Jim Mainwaring recently had to give up singing with the choir due to ill health. A decision he fought hard against having to do. However Jim and his wife Eileen still come to all our concerts and are huge supporters of us. Eileen is our greatest supporter and sells the most ti...
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Thank You Centenary Theatre Company

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As you may be aware, our chosen charity for 2016/2017 is 'Alzheimer's UK'.  This is a charity very close to our heart.  Not only do some of our members have family & friends who have suffered or are suffering with Alzheimer's, but in fact we have had in the past a few of our own members who suffer from this disease and no doubt sadly there will be many more cases in the com...
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In Concert with the Houghton Weavers

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  On Saturday 3rd September we will be performing our 'September Songs' concert at the Parr Hall, Warrington.  We are extremely delighted to announce that our guests once again will be the Houghton Weavers. The Houghton Weavers have a huge fan base and are extremely popular with folk of all ages. Tickets are available from the Pyramid Parr Hall Ticket office (see ...
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Proms in the Park

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On Saturday 2nd July the Choir performed at Peninsula Barracks for their annual 'Proms in the Park' alongside the Band and Corps of the Royal Engineers, Warrington Pipe Band and Opera Singer - Jon Christos. The concert had its challenges due to the weather - sun, rain, wind, you name it we had it!!  Our poor Accompanist Helen Everett was stuck in a trailer to avoid electrocu...
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Update on ‘Thank You Terry’ Concert

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On Saturday 16th April, the choir held a concert by way of a thank you to Terry Waite CBE for being our Patron for the past 20 years.  We were joined not only by Terry Waite himself, but by Bowdon Prep School Choir. We had a wonderful evening and at the end the audience gave both choirs a standing ovation.  Lots of money was raised for Emmaus UK (a charity which Terry is Pre...
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Update on our ‘Voices Across the Water’ Tour of Belgium

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On Monday 4th April 2016, two coaches accommodating 65 people left Alford Hall, Warrington and travelled 'across the water' to Belgium.  We arrived at our Hotel in Ypres at around 7.50pm local time - in fact we actually drove under the Menin Gate just before the roads closed for that nights Last Post.  We got a tiny glimpse that night of what we could expect later that week on ...
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Choir concert to thank Patron, Terry Waite.

Terry Waite CBE will be the guest of honour when Warrington Male Voice Choir stage their ‘Thank you, Terry’ concert on Saturday 16 April and use words and music to celebrate his twenty years as Patron of the choir. St Oswald’s R C Church on Padgate Lane will be the venue for this rather special evening, which will start at 7.45pm with doors opening at 7.15pm. Performing alo...
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Belgium

Everyone here at Warrington Male Voice Choir sends their deepest sympathy to those affected by yesterday's bombings in Belgium.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. As previously posted, the Choir have a planned visit to Belgium 4th to 8th April and we WILL still be going unless Government officials say we can't go.  As a Choir for peace it is now even more important ...
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Thank You, Terry

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On Saturday 16th April 2016, we welcome our Patron, Terry Waite CBE, to our concert at St Oswald's RC Church to say 'Thank You' for his support as our Patron for the last 20 years. We also be joined on the night by Bowdon Prep School Choir. The concert starts at 7.45pm with doors open at 7.15pm.  Tickets are £8 or £5 for under 16s and can be bought at the door - subject t...
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