Ladies on song for a ‘Roses’ victory

Ladies on song for a ‘Roses’ victory

Nelson Ladies Choir beat Yorkshire opponents in a singing ‘War of the Roses’ at the 2017 Luther Greenwood Memorial music festival. Conducted by John Garrett, the 40-strong choir beat rivals Penistone Ladies’ Choir by just one point – 169-168 – to win the...
Two Saturdays of good music!

Two Saturdays of good music!

We’re looking forward to our annual music competitions, held on two Saturdays, November 25th and December 2nd. This year we have six choirs taking part on the first Saturday at The Muni; Pendle Children’s Choir and Pendle Youth Choir, and adult choirs from Carleton,...
Where are our missing cups?

Where are our missing cups?

Winners from our now-defunct speech and drama competition are being urged to return their trophies to the organisers. A lack of volunteers forced the festival committee to suspend our speech and drama section indefinitely, and the last competition was held at the end...