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Future Concert Dates

Wells Rotary Reindeer Parade, Sunday December 3 2017 11.15-11.45am

The choir will sing at the 11th Annual Wells Rotary Reindeer Parade in Wells Market Square, Somerset on Sunday 3 December 2017, the event attracts a crowd of over 6,000.

The parade features 6 live reindeers pulling the Rotary sledge with Father Christmas in it along with the winners of children’s competition.

The parade will be lead by the Wells City Band & the Town Crier.

All the shops are open & there are some fantastic food & drink stalls. All proceeds to Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance.

Dickensian Fayre, Friday, December 8 2017 7.30pm

In the car park of The Plough in Wrington.

Christmas Carol concert, Thursday, December 14 2017 7pm

The choir’s annual Christmas Carol concert at Wrington URC Chapel.

Choir Christmas Social at Mendip Spring Golf Club, Thursday, January 11 2018 7.30pm

£12.00 per person for 2 course meal & fun.

All day Workshop with Black Voices, at Wrington URC Chapel, Saturday, February 3 2018

£10.00 per person.

Concert with the Mendip Swing Band at All Saints Church in Weston, Saturday March 10 2018

In aid of The Samaritans

Concert in Mark on Saturday March 24 2018

In aid of Wells Mothers Union

Wedding at All Saints Church in Wrington, Saturday June 30 2018 at 12.30pm

Concert at Wick St. Lawrence Church at the end of September 2018

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Our Recent Concerts

Joint concert with Deep River Blue, Friday evening October 13 2017

A blend of Blues, Soul, Funk & Rock ‘n’ roll that got us up & dancing at Ubley Hall, to raise money for Cancer Research UK.

Concert Saturday evening, October 7 2017 in Barry, Wales

Coach at 12 noon & we went on a road trip to Barry….

Mendip Spring Golf & Country Club 25th Anniversary Ball, Saturday evening, September 9 2017

We performed a few numbers to start off this event.

Sidcot Peace Festival, Sunday afternoon, June 18 2017

Music Festival on Sidcot Playing fields, Winscombe.

Joint concert with Village Voices Community Choir, Friday evening, June 9 2017

A joint concert with the Pilton based choir at Draycot Village Hall in aid of the RNLI.

Joint concert in support of Weston Street Pastors with Tamworth Ladies’ Choir, Saturday evening May 13 2017.

This was a wonderful joint concert with Tamworth Ladies’ Choir in support of the Weston Street Pastors, at St Paul’s Church, Weston super Mare

& we have been invited back to perform with them in Tamworth.

Wrington May Fair, Sunday evening May 7 2017.

We performed at the Wrington May Fair at All Saints Church, Wrington to coincide with the retirement of the rector, Nicholas Maddock.

Clash Of The Choirs, Saturday evening, March 25 2017

40 members of our choir were delighted to participate with 9 other choirs at St Mary’s Church in Wedmore.

All day Spring Workshop, February 25 2017

We had a fantastic workshop with “Black Voices” Inspirational!

Christmas Carol Service.

The choir’s annual Christmas Carol service was held at the Wrington URCChapel, Wrington on Sunday evening 11 December 2016.

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Dickensian Fayre,

The choir sang at the Dickensian Fayre outside the Plough Inn in Wrington on Friday evening 9 December 2016.

Wells Reindeer Parade

The choir sang at the 10th Annual Wells Rotary Reindeer Parade in Wells, Somerset on Sunday 3 December 2016, the event attracts a crowd of over 6,000.

The parade featured 6 live reindeers pulling the Rotary sledge with Father Christmas in it along with the winners of children’s competition.

The parade was lead by the Wells Brass Band & also featured the clowns from Wookey Hole & the Wells Cathedral Choristers.

All the shops were open & there were some fantastic food stalls. All proceeds to Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance.

Hope Project Dogs Trust Concert, Sidcot Meeting House, Friday March 18 2016

Joyful Spirit Gospel Choir preformed a joint concert with Churchill Academy & Sixth Form’s Youthful Spirit Gospel Choir, to raise funds for the Hope Project Dogs Trust, which supports homeless people & their dogs, at Sidcot Meeting House at 7.30pm.

Christmas Carol Service, Wrington URC Chapel.

The choir’s annual Christmas Carol service was at the Chapel, Wrington on Sunday 13 December 2015.

Dickensian Fayre, Wrington

The choir sang at the Dickensian Fayre outside the Plough Inn in Wrington on Friday 11 December 2015.

Wells Reindeer Parade

The choir sang at the 9th Annual Wells Rotary Reindeer Parade in Wells, Somerset on Sunday 6 December 2015, the event attracts a crowd of over 6,000.

The parade featured 6 live reindeers pulling the Rotary sledge with Father Christmas in it along with the winners of children’s competition.

The parade was lead by the Wells Brass Band & also featured the clowns from Wookey Hole & the Wells Cathedral Choristers.

All the shops were open & there were some fantastic food stalls. All proceeds to Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance.

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Wells Reindeer Parade

St Andrew’s 800th Anniversary concert

The choir performed a full concert featuring a few new songs, at St Andrews Church in Congresbury, as part of the Church’s 800th anniversary celebrations, on Friday, 16 October 2015.

Joint concert with Mendip Swing Band

The choir teamed up with local big band Mendip Swing to make a unique ensemble for a sell out concert with over 80 musicians on stage at Redland Park URC on Whiteladies Road, Clifton, on Friday, 18 September 2015. The concert raised over £1,000 for the local charity Mend The Gap

Wedding Singers

The choir had a wonderful afternoon & evening singing (& dancing) at the wedding of a fellow choir member in a field in Nempnett Thrubell overlooking Blagdon Lake, on Saturday, 29 August 2015.

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Charity Concert

The choir performed a full concert & enjoyed an insightful presentation & supper at Nailsea Holy Trinity Church, on Friday, 19 June. The concert raised money for Hope for Life Katanga working in Uganda, details of which can be found on HFL@sublimeuk.com or Sally Walters on 07973 844292

International Bath Music Festival

The choir very much enjoyed participating in the International Bath Music Festival, on Friday, 15 May, with Youthful Spirit Gospel Choir.

Weston Hospice Care concert at Christchurch, Weston-Super Mare

The choir performed a full concert at Christchurch in Weston-Super-Mare on Saturday, 14 March which was organised by Caroline Brown, who is raising funds for Weston Hospice Care, by running in the London Marathon on 26 April 2015

Clash Of The Choirs

The choir were delighted to participate in the Clash Of The Choirs at St Mary’s Church in Wedmore on Saturday, 7 March 2015.

Christmas Performances

A fun start to the Christmas season saw the choir sing a selection of carols at the Dickensian Fayre outside The Plough in Wrington on Friday 12 December.
The annual Christmas Carol service was held at the Chapel in Wrington on Sunday 14 December and finally, the choir were able to bring a festive cheer singing carols at the checkouts at Asda in Weston-Super-Mare on Thursday 18 December 2014

Wedding

Some of the choir were delighted to sing at the wonderful wedding of a fellow choir member at Churchill Methodist Chapel on Saturday 25 October 2014.

The choir has recorded a CD, Made Me Glad, with 10 of their favorite gospel songs, which is available to purchase.

25th Anniversary of Weston Hospice 2014

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The choir were privileged to be asked to sing at the 25th Anniversary of Weston Hospice on Sunday 21 September. Above are some of our members at the Winter Gardens in Weston-Super-Mare after the event. The service was extremely well attended and proved to be a memorable and, at times, a very moving occasion with the choir making a very lively and well received contribution.

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