Geoff Culshaw

Newport (Salop) & District Choir MVC Singing Day, 24 February 2018

Singing Day is always an important date in the calendar of our choir. Not only do choir members get the chance to spend a longer time in one another’s company, enjoying an extended period singing together, but we also hope that we will be joined by some non-members, to sing with us and maybe decide […]

Concert at St Peter, Edgmond on 16 February 2018

Although Edgmond lies only a few miles from our home town of Newport, Shropshire, it was some years since our choir last had the pleasure of performing a concert there, so it was with great pleasure that we gave our first performance of 2018 in this lovely church. In front of a rather small gathering, […]

Christmas Concert, 15 December 2017

St Nicholas Church in Newport, TF10 was filled close to capacity on 15 December, the large audience having gathered to join our choir and our friends the Codsall Singers, for our annual Christmas Concert. This  event has an enduring appeal to the people of our home town, and once again a good time was had […]

Severn Hospice Lights of Love Service, 3 December 2017

Once again, this year we were invited by Severn Hospice to perform at their annual  Lights of Love service, in St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury, and we were delighted to accept the invitation. As is normally the case, there were two services held during the afternoon, and a large audience was present for both services. Our […]

Concert at St Michael & All Angels Church, Loppington

On  25 November our choir performed in the lovely Norman church at Loppington, Shropshire, in an performance billed as An Evening with Newport Male Voice Choir. Also performing was opera singer Cathy Benson, from nearby Burlton. We sang a mixed programme of songs, encompassing pieces such as the famous Welsh hymn Llanfair, Howard Goodall’s setting […]

Concert at Moreton Millenium Community Centre

On 18 November we made the very short journey to Moreton, to perform a programme of songs at this very well appointed venue. There was a decent turnout for the occasion, and our choir was in very good form as they sang their way through the evening. This, our second performance at this venue, was very […]

Recording of the Norbury Concert added to website

You can now hear our choir’s performance at St Peter, Norbury, Staffordshire on 16 September by visiting our Recordings page under the Media section of this website. In singing the final song in the programme – The Way You Look Tonight, our choir combined with the Codsall Singers. Enjoy!    

Concert at St Peter, Norbury, Staffs with the Codsall Singers

  On Saturday last, 16 September, we had the pleasure of performing with the ladies of Codsall Singers, in a shared concert at this lovely church, which dates back to the 14th century. Both choirs were in great form as they each performed their programme. The ladies sang songs ranging from the Beatles If I […]

EAMVC Annual Charity Concert, 15 July 2017

On 15 July members of our choir had the pleasure of taking part in the annual charity concert of the English Association of Male Voice Choirs, which was organised superbly by Birmingham Icknield Male Voice Choir, and held in the splendid Great Hall at University of Birmingham. The beneficiary charity this year was St Mary’s […]

Concert at St Matthew, Donnington Wood, TF2 7NJ

On 10 June our choir sang in concert at one of our regular local venues – St Matthew’s Church, in Donnington Wood. Although the church was far from full for this occasion, our choir sang heartily through  a varied programme that ranged from Benedictus, and Let there be Peace to a rendition of a 1960s […]