Following the success of last year, The Snowman is returning to Lincoln Cathedral for five performances on Saturday 18 November, Showing at: 11:30, 13:30, 15:00, 19:00 and 20:30. This festive Christmas classic will be shown on the big screen in the Nave, lit to create a magical atmosphere, accompanied by a live orchestra and soloists from Lincoln Cathedral Choir, who will make the most of the incredible acoustics of the Cathedral to ensure an unforgettable experience for adults and children alike. Links to buy tickets will be appear on the Cathedral website on Tuesday 1 August at 9:30am.
Originally published in 1978, The Snowman, created and illustrated by Raymond Briggs has become one of the world’s most popular children’s books, selling in excess of 8.5 million copies worldwide and being translated into over 15 languages. The book was adapted for screen by producer John Coates, first aired in 1982 and later broadcast on a global scale. Continue reading →
As part of the Horncastle Arts and Music festival, this concert offers you a varied programme including Schubert’s Mass in G, Elgar’s “From the Bavarian Highlands” and a selection of Victorian Music. It’s at St. Mary’s Church, Horncastle, starting 7.30pm on Saturday May 13th. There will be a retiring collection in aid of the Air Ambulance.
Horncastle and District Choral Society presents excerpts from J.S. Bach’s Christmas Oratorio and a selection of carols at St Mary’s Church, Horncastle at 7.30pm on Saturday December 10th. Admission is £7 to include refreshments, and tickets are available on the door or from choir members.
The choir is conducted by Caroline Chadderton and accompanied by Chris Hinkins. Soloists: Gail Hinkins, Gerald Moreton. Len Sutton, Isobel Wilson and Paul Wright.
Here’s my latest selection of upcoming events gleaned from the village notice boards:
Today at 7.30pm renowned organist Tim Flint will be performing at St Peter’s Church Hall. Contact Philip groves, 01526 353225 for the details. Tim is one of the most popular organist / keyboard entertainers in the UK today. He has been in the business for almost 25 years, and is highly respected both as a musician and entertainer. Continue reading →
The Spa Singers invite you to sing for Britain at a special Wartime Proms in St Peter’s Church, The Broadway, Woodhall Spa on Wednesday, July 15 at 7.30pm. The concert marks the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe. Sing along and wave your flags to songs that kept the nation’s spirits high, and hear some speeches of the time.