Only Remembered A Great Success!

The Only Remembered tribute concert to those who served in the Great War by Roots Community Singers proved a huge success with the Charles Booth centre at Thringstone packed to capacity. The choir put on an anti-war show paying tribute to the men, women and animals that served and died in the First World War […]

Only Remembered First World War Tribute Concert

Roots Community Singers mark the 100 year Armistice of the First World War this November with a unique tribute concert consisting of songs from the folk tradition, story telling and poetry all set to a back drop of evocative images reflecting the times and events of a conflict which left few unscathed and which had […]

Fabulous Young ‘Uns Workshop!

We laughed a lot, we learnt a lot! What an amazing day we had with The Young ‘Uns at Thringstone Community Centre. In spite of the awful wintery weather which still gripped the country after a week of icy blasts over 60 workshop participants braved the conditions for what turned out to be a superb […]

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KISS & TELL – VALENTINE’S DAY CELEBRATIONS

Music, Storytelling and Poetry   Tuesday, 14th February, 2012 7.00 pm – 10.00 pm Newbold Primary School Annex Newbold, Coleorton, Leicestershire Featuring THE FOLK ON THE FARM COMMUNITY CHOIR OPEN MIC SPECIAL GUESTS Entrance fee £2 (bring your own drinks!) (Contact Sue if you would like to perform!)    

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Well Done The Choir And What A Great Party!

What a great time we had at our winter Solstice/Christmas party! Our newly formed choir led the way show casing a jolly set of seasonal songs which were taught by our choir master, Willow Songsmith in just seven weeks! This rousing set was followed by Jane Reynold’s story about the origins of the winter solstice […]

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Happy Solstice Happy Christmas!

Due to a variety of circumstances we celebrated the winter Solstice a day early this year which was a bit unfortunate as there was absolutely no sun all day so not a glimmer of a sunset! Not to worry, other years have made up for it and it is nice to know that the year […]

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WINTER SOLSTICE WALK!

Ho! Ho! Ho!  It is almost that time of year again which means our annual Solstice Walk will once again take place on the shortest day in an effort to postpone the apocalyptic effect of the sun dropping off the edge of the world! If you would like to join our jolly company and help […]

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WINTER SOLSTICE/CHRISTMAS PARTY!

It’s the turning of the year and from now on the days will get steadily longer.  Well that’s not quite true as the winter solstice this year falls on the 22nd December, but I’m otherwise engaged on that date so we’re celebrating a little early! WHERE & WHEN Newbold Primary School Mobile Annex, School Lane, […]

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