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Calendar of Events

Page last updated 19th February, 2015

Many choirs have their own websites with details of their events. Go to the Quires page for more details.

Feb-Mar 2015 | Apr 2015 | May 2015 | Jun-Sep | October onwards

The next BIG EVENT:

Friday 29th May-Sunday 31st May 2015

2015

Sunday 4th January 2015

    Madding Crowd
    Christmas wassail, mummers play, singing and dancing
    12–3pm Manor Farm and Country Park, Pylands Lane, Bursledon, SO31 1BH.
    More details on their website

Sunday 4th January 2015

    Beaminster Gallery Quire
    8pm, Annual Pub Carols evening at the White Lion, Broadwindsor, DT6 4AP. on Sunday 4 January.

Sunday 4th January 2015

    Beaminster Gallery Quire
    8pm, Annual Pub Carols evening at the White Lion, Broadwindsor, DT6 4AP. on Sunday 4 January.

Saturday, 17th January, 2015

    Bedford Gallery Quire & Bedford Early Dance & Music
    "A DICKENS OF A PARTY"
    Brickhill Community Centre, Upper Hall, Avon Drive, Bedford, MK41 7AF.
    Dancing, carol singing and entertainment spots.
    Tickets: £12, which includes a "substantial early supper"
    Enquiries: Jean Sargeant, tel. 01234 765577 or email
    Booking form HERE

Saturday7th February

    London Gallery Quire
    Concert at St. Mary’s, Richmond.
    More details: email Stella Hardy

Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd February 2015

    Madding Crowd House Party
    A weekend of West Gallery song and friendship at Halsway Manor, near Crowcombe, Somerset, TA4 4BD.
    For more details phone Gordon Thick on 02380 265378 or email
    You can download a booking form HERE More details on their website

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Sunday 1st March 2015

Saturday 7th March 2015

    Sussex Harmony
    Concert, St Nicholas Church, Brighton.
    Contact: Jan Green by email

Saturday 7th March 2015

    South-West Quires' Day
    Ruishton Village Hall, near Taunton.
    A booking form can be downloaded from HERE

Saturday 7th March 2015

    Marsh Warblers
    "A Grand Day In" - a day workshop of sacred and secular music - and some country dancing.
    Singers and instrumentalists welcome.
    10:30am-4:30pm, Sandhurst Baptist Church Hall, Rye Road, TN18 5PG, (on A268).
    More details from our website or email

Saturday 21st March 2015

    Pembrokeshire West Gallery Quire
    West Gallery Workshop, St Mary's Church Hall, Tenby, Pembrokeshire.
    All singers and instrumentalists welcome.
    Leasder: Edwin Macadam
    More details: email Jonathan Parker

Saturday 28th March 2015

    45th Three Quires' Day
    Christchurch, Prince Edward Road, Lewes, Sussex
    Contacts: Jill Thompson tel: 01273 623533 mob.07718-655624
    or Tony Singleton tel: 01580 753431 or email:
    You can download a Booking Form from HERE

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Thursday 9th April 2015

    Sussex Harmony
    Concert for one of our local retirement homes: Greyfriars, Lewes
    Contact: Jan Green by email

Friday 10th April 2015

    Madding Crowd
    'Wellington' Concert, 8pm, Turner Sims Concert Hall, Southampton
    More details on their website

Sunday 12th April

    London Gallery Quire
    6:00pm, Evensong, St.Mary, Rotherhithe.
    More details: email Stella Hardy

Saturday 18th April 2015

    Immanuel's Ground
    Concert, 'In Prosperity and Adversity'
    7:30pm, Erdington Methodist Church, Erdington, Birmingham.

Saturday 18th April 2015

    Marsh Warblers
    Concert, 'From May-day to MIchaelmas'
    7:30pm, All Saints, Birling, Maidstone, ME19 5LS.

Saturday 25th April 2015

    11th Mid-Shires' Quires' Day
    from 10.00 am, Byfield Village Hall, Byfield, Northants. NN11 6UT.

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Saturday 9th May 2015

    Immanuel's Ground
    Concert, 'In Prosperity and Adversity'
    7:00pm, SS Peter & Paul Church, Kings Sutton, Northants.

Saturday 9th May 2015

    Marsh Warblers
    Church Crawl or "A Grand Day Out"
    Visiting churches to the SW and W of Maidstone: Brenchley, Wateringbury, Mereworth, and East Peckham.
    More details on our website or email

Wdnesday 13th May

    London Gallery Quire
    7:00pm, Concert, St.George, Alie Street.
    More details: email Stella Hardy

Saturday 16th May 2015

    Norfolk Gallery Quire
    10:15am - 4:30pm, Church Tour, visiting four churches in mid-Norfolk
    More details on a poster HERE and from the quire's website

Saturday 16th May 2015

    Sussex Harmony
    Concert, St John’s, Burgess Hill.
    Contact: Jan Green by email

Friday-Sunday 22nd-24th May 2015

    17th Residential West Gallery Church Music course
    at Benslow Music, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 9RB.
    Leader: Francis Roads.

Friday 29th May-Sunday 31st May 2015

    WGMA Spring Weekend at The Hayes Conference Centre,
    Swanwick, ALFRETON, Derbyshire, DE55 1AU.

    Click HERE for a map to show location. Visit their website

    You can download a Booking Form from HERE

    For further details contact: Jane Waltho, The Forge, Marston Montgomery, Derbyshire DE6 2FF.
    tel: 01889 591770 or email:

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Saturday 6th June 2015

    Marsh Warblers
    Concert, 'From May-day to MIchaelmas'
    7:30pm, St.John the Baptist, Smallhythe, Tenterden, TN30 7NG.

Sunday 14th June 2015

    Sussex Harmony
    Workshop and Evensong, St Laurence, Catsfield.
    Contact: Jan Green by email

Saturday 20th June 2015

    Immanuel's Ground
    Concert, 'The Path to Waterloo'
    7:30pm, Northgate Methodist Church, Warwick, Warks. CV34 4TH.
    Tickets: £10 (unaccompanied children of school age free). All profits in aid of 'Help for Heroes'.

Saturday 27th June 2015

    Joyful Noise
    West Gallery Workshop:' Fill my mouth with songs of praise' (Psalm 40 OV),
    St.Thomas, Stanhope in Weardale parish church
    Featuring music by local composers, Thomas Pickering, and John Benson.
    Further details as available from Win Stokes

Wdnesday 1st July

    London Gallery Quire
    7:00pm, Concert, Old St.Pancras Church.
    More details: email Stella Hardy

Saturday 4th - Sunday 5th July 2015

    Madding Crowd
    40th Anniversary celebrations
    Saturday: Singing Day, Concert, Ceilidh, Littleton Village Hall, SO22 6QL.
    Sunday: Church Crawl in and near Stockbridge followed by a birthday tea.
    To book, please email: Ros Clements
    For more information: visit the Quire's website
    or telephone 01264 810578 (Brenda Bennett) or 01962 713392 (Mike and Charlotte Bailey).

Sunday 30th August 2015

    Immanuel's Ground
    Evensong, St. Barnabas Church, Kenilworth.

Tuesday 8th September 2015

    Marsh Warblers
    Concert, 'From May-day to Michaelmas'
    8:00pm, Northiam Village Hall, for Northiam Historical and Literary Society.

Sunday 20th September 2015

    Immanuel's Ground
    Harvest Celebrations, National Trust's Canons Ashby.

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Saturday 4th October 2015

    Marsh Warblers
    Concert, Tenterden Folk Festival.
    More details to follow.

Friday 23rd - Sunday 25th October, 2015

    WGMA Autumn Weekend at The High Leigh Conference Centre,
    Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire EN11 8SG.

    High Leigh Conference Centre

    Click HERE for location details. Visit their website

Saturday 7th November 2015

    46th Three Quires' Day
    Christchurch, Prince Edward Road, Lewes, Sussex
    Contacts: Jill Thompson tel: 01273 623533 mob.07718-655624
    or Tony Singleton tel: 01580 753431 or email:

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2016

Saturday 5th March 2016

    South-West Quires' Day
    Ruishton Village Hall, near Taunton.

Friday 20th May - Sunday 22nd May 2016

    WGMA Spring Weekend at The Hayes Conference Centre,
    Swanwick, ALFRETON, Derbyshire, DE55 1AU.

    Click HERE for a map to show location. Visit their website

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