Newsletter 200621

HANDWASHERS’ NEWSLETTER 20th JUNE 2021 RESTARTING REHEARSALS – PLAN B Providing Government restrictions are lifted on indoor activities on 19th July, we plan to restart rehearsals on Tuesday 20th July and then on 27th July, 3rd August and 31st August all with...

Newsletter 130621

HANDWASHERS’ NEWSLETTER 13th June 2021 Firstly, a huge vote of thanks to those of you who responded promptly to the Restarting Rehearsals email, particularly those who offered help. We hope that those who haven’t responded have been on holiday. On your return please...

Newsletter 060620

HANDWASHERS’ NEWSLETTER 6th June 2021 RESTARTING You will shortly receive an email asking for your intentions and setting out the safety measures for the initial rehearsals, whenever we are permitted to hold them. Please, please respond promptly. CARLETON’S COLUMN...

Newsletter 300521

HANDWASHERS’ NEWSLETTER 30th May 2021 Thank you, all those who have signed the petition in support of amateur choirs but, if you haven’t already done so, here is another opportunity: https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/586559   CARLETON’S COLUMN  4’33” was...

Newsletter 230521

HANDWASHERS’ NEWSLETTER 23rd May 2021 CARLETON’S COLUMN As you are doubtless aware, this has not been a good week for choirs – particularly amateur ones. Following government guidance on singing in church choirs issued on Friday evening, which stipulated that a...

Newsletter 160521

HANDWASHERS’ NEWSLETTER 16th May 2021 CARLETON’S COLUMN As you will read below, there has been a change of programme for our November concert. We fully intend to revisit our scheduled programme of Thomas Linley and Handel Coronation Anthems on another occasion but,...