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Severn Hospice Lights of Love Service, St Chads Shrewsbury 6 December 2015

Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir has had the pleasure of performing at this annual event for several years, and we were delighted to be invited to perform again at what is always a very moving ceremony. The Lights of Love service provides an opportunity for people  to remember their loved ones who have […]

Concert at St John’s Methodist Church, Whitchurch on 21 November 2015

The evening was seasonally chilly as our Choir made its first appearance at St John’s Methodist Church in Whitchurch, but this was negated, to a great extent, by the warm welcome that we received,  and it seems safe to say that both choir and audience were feeling much warmer after we had performed our mixed […]

Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir Donation to Newport Cottage Care Centre Appeal

We had a couple of visitors to our choir practice on 12 October, when we were joined for a while by Phil Arrowsmith and Eva Allan, Chairman and President respectively of the Newport Cottage Care Centre. Our visitors had come to collect a donation to the Centre’s Arts and Craft Room Appeal, resulting from our […]

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.