Friends of St Michael’s Hospice
The Friends of St. Michael’s Hospice are holding a carol service on Tuesday 12th December at all Saints Church, Odiham. Doors open 6.30pm – drinks and canapes.
The Service, commencing 7pm, which will include the Schola Cantorum of Oxford and a reading by Clare Balding, CBE. Tickets £30 per person, available from website: www. stmichaelshospice.org.uk/events or can be purchased from: Katherine Jane Gift Shop, High Street, Odiham. We hope you will be able to join us in our celebration of Christmas.
Ploughman’s Lunch at the Parish Room, St Mary’s Church, on Thursday, 16th November at 12.25pm. It is important to book in advance as numbers are limited. Telephone 07946 596778 to secure a place.
The last Ploughman’s Lunch of this year will be held on Thursday, 21st December
A Christmas Carol
Mr Flaherty’s Private Theatricals is a local theatre group that will be performing A Christmas Carol from Thurday, 14th to Saturday, 16th December, at 7.30pm, at the
Just as Ebenezer Scrooge learns the joy of generosity and helping those in need, we too want to embrace the spirit of charity so at each performance, we will be fundraising for St. Michael’s Hospice. Join us for a heart-warming evening of theatre while supporting a great cause!
Remember the 70s? Remember the 80s? The Basingstoke Lions Club is devoting an entire evening to the much-loved hits of that era, enabling you to step back in time and relive a musical period that lingers on in the memory. It takes place on Friday, 17th November, 7 to 11pm, at the Royal British Legion (Crown Lane, Old Basing, RG24 7DG). Tickets just £10 – available at the door, or in advance from www.basingstokelions.org.uk or email@example.com (tel. 01256 850254) or firstname.lastname@example.org (tel. 01256 352393), and, as with all Basingstoke Lions Club events, in aid of the many local needs with which the community is increasingly faced and for which our funds are sought.
Basingstoke Concert Band
Basingstoke Concert Band invites you to their Annual Christmas Concert at ChristChurch (Chineham RG24 8LT) on Sunday, 10th December, starting at 3pm. Tickets £10
Basingstoke Choral Society
Basingstoke Choral Society will be performing the powerful Verdi Requiem off-score at 3pm on Sunday, 26th November, in The Anvil, Basingstoke, accompanied by the Docklands Sinfonia and the international soprano soloist Erica Eloff, all under the direction of David Gibson. First performed and conducted by Giuseppe Verdi in Milan in 1874, the Requiem has become one of the most popular choral works performed worldwide including a performance in New York on the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attack. Tickets from £15 (under 16s £7); group purchase (buy ten get one free) are available online on the choral society’s website www.basingstoke-choral.org.uk and via the Anvil Box Office – 01256 844244 or email@example.com