Anyone who has suffered a loss or is supporting someone through a loss is welcome to attend Coping With Christmas at Henhayes Centre on Thursday November 22nd from 6 pm – 8 pm. The free event, providing support for the bereaved to help with the Christmas period, is being hosted by A E Stoodley & Son. For more information or to book a place, please telephone 01460 743229.
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Crewkerne & District Twinning Association are hosting a supper evening with a Beetle Drive on Saturday December 1st in the WI Hall in Misterton. Tickets for the evening cost £7 per person and include a supper of a variety of home-made soups, followed by puddings and mince pies. Soft drinks will be available but guests are invited to bring their own alcoholic drinks. Bookings must be made by November 25th via email to email@example.com or by phoning Lorna on 01460 72962.
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A free public performance to mark the centenary of the Armistice takes place at St Bartholomew’s Church on Saturday November 24th at 7.30 pm. Come & Sing, The Armed Man is a mass for peace by Sir Karl Jenkins. The Musical Director will be Tim Donaldson who is currently MD of South Somerset Choral Society, who will be accompanied by Jonathan Delbridge, trumpeter Hetty Christopher and a percussionist.
Anyone who would like to take part in the performance of the modern classic choral work is welcome to book a place on This Singing Day, which is intended for both experienced singers and those fairly new to choral singing. The day will include rehearsing the choruses from 10.30 am in the morning and from 2 pm in the afternoon with a break for tea. Application forms for the singing rehearsals are available from the church and from the LIC in the town hall. There will be a retiring collection at the evening performance which will help raise money for the West Window Appeal at St Bartholomew’s Church.