Geoff Culshaw

New Concert Secretary for Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir

We are pleased to confirm that choir member Graham Chambers has now taken over the post of Concert Secretary, and is the person to contact regarding all matters connected with concerts. His contact details are: Address: 12 Halcyon Court, Muxton, Telford. TF2 8RX. Telephone:01952 676702 Email: grahamhalcyon@hotmail.co.uk

‘Cosy Night of Song’ with Wantage Male Voice Choir

On Saturday 19 September we were joined by our friends from Wantage Male Voice Choir, under their musical director Judith Sawyer, for a joint concert in our home town of Newport, Shropshire, in aid of an extremely good cause – Newport Cottage Care Centre’s Art and Craft Room Appeal. Cosy Hall was absolutely packed with over […]

Choir in Fine Voice for Appeal Concert – Advertiser Appeal – Newport Cottage Care Centre

Newport Advertiser, 10 September 2015. Page 5. Reporter Liz Gray Music lovers are being urged to make a date in their diaries to hear a top town choir perform at a fundraising event in aid of the Advertiser’s charity appeal. Newport and District Male Voice Choir will raise the roof at Cosy Hall, in Water […]

Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir Hog Roast

Apart from the joy that we all get from singing together, another benefit that members of our choir get from our joint activities is the pleasure of mixing together socially, and we had an ideal opportunity for that on Saturday 5th September 2015, when the choir held its Hog Roast at Edgmond Bowling Club, near […]

Choirs Set to Join for Fundraising Concert on 19 September 2015

The Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir will be joined by fellow singers from Wantage Male Voice Choir for a night of song in aid of the Newport Cottage Care Centre Art Room Appeal. The connection with the Wantage Male Voice Choir came about after the Shropshire group was invited to sing at a […]

Voices in Harmony Concert at St Matthew, Donnington Wood, Shropshire on Friday 31 July 2015

On Friday 31 July 2015 at 7.30pm the Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir performed their Voices In Harmony Concert at St Matthews Church, Donnington Wood, Telford, in aid of church funds. A program of popular, classical and religious songs was sung during this two hours concert by our choir, under the musical direction […]

Concert with Much Wenlock Male Voice Choir is Postponed

We are very sorry that, due to difficulties if obtaining a suitable venue,  our concert with Much Wenlock Male Voice Choir which was scheduled for 9 October 2015, has had to be postponed. We hope very much that it will be possible to rearrange this event for sometime in 2016.

Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir visit to Llangollen Eistedfodd 11 July 2015

On Saturday 11 July members of Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir boarded a coach for a day trip to the world famous  Llangollen Eisteddfod. We are fortunate insofar as the beautiful Welsh town of Llangollen is only about 50 miles from our home town, so we arrived at our destination after a journey […]

English Association of Male Voice Choirs Annual Charity Concert 2015

Last Saturday members of the Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir joined forces with members of six other West Midlands male voice choirs to form a massed choir of around 200 voices, for the English Association of Male Voice Choirs Annual Charity Concert. This year’s event was held at The Place, Oakengates, Telford, and […]

Concert at Trinity Church, Newport TF10 on 15th May 2015

Our choir, conducted by Vivian Redfern, and accompanied by Mike & Jo Ward, was in fine voice as we sang our varied programme. The audience was also treated to a splendid performance by Trinity Choir, two of whose number also sing in our choir! The evening was compered with his usual professionalism and wit by […]