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

Thank You, Terry
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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Marian Clarke – Our final goodbye

Marian Clarke
On Thursday, 10th March, we said goodbye and paid tribute to this lovely lady pictured on the left with her granddaughter Kirsti.  Marian Clarke was the wife to Chorister Ken Clarke.  Sadly Marian passed away on 25th February - yet another victim to Alzheimer's.  This picture was taken just 4 months ago at one of our concerts.  God bless Marian and may you rest in peace.  Much ...
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Higham Award

Stuart Sykes - Feb 2016
Monday 29th February was our annual AGM. One item on the Agenda every year is the 'Higham Award' which is a silver salver (donated in 1990 by 1st Tenor Geoff Higham) and is awarded annually to a member of the choir chosen by the Committee in recognition of what they've done for the choir since their membership. This years recipient was Stuart Sykes. Stuart used to be responsibl...
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Marian Clarke – Funeral

If anyone knows Marian Clarke and wishes to attend her funeral, which is on Thursday 10th March, please contact the Choir Secretary - Amanda Davies - for further information.  You can call her on 01925 815095 or email secretarywmvc@hotmail.co.uk.
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Quiz Night

On Saturday 27th February we held our first of hopefully many, quiz nights. Sadly we lost one of our members wives a few days ago to Alzheimer's.  As a choir we have chosen to raise money for Alzheimer's as it is so close to our hearts. We are all affected by someone who is or has suffered from this cruel illness. Just by hosting a quiz night for our members and their ...
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Marian Clarke

On Thursday 25th February we received the sad news that one of our members wives had passed away. Marian Clarke, wife of Ken Clarke (Baritone) was yet another victim to Alzheimer's. We can't speak highly enough of Marian. She was truly a wonderful person. On behalf of Warrington Male Voice Choir and our families, we send our deepest sympathy to Ken, his grandchildren Kirsti, Ke...
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Choir set to tour Belgium

Warrington Male Voice Choir are set to cross the channel on Mon 4th April 2016 to visit Belgium. One of the highlights will be our performance at the Menin Gate. Watch this space for further details.
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