Posts made in January, 2018

The Presentation of Christ – Candlemas

Posted by on Jan 11, 2018 in Arts and Events, Worship | 0 comments

The Presentation of Christ – Candlemas

Sunday 28 January, 10am. The final act of the Christmas Season. Jesus is presented in the Temple forty days after his birth and we mark it at the end of our Sunday Mass with a candle-lit procession to the Crib, which is then dismantled and put away and we begin our preparations for Lent.

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Shake the Chains, Songs of Social Change, Resistance & Protest

Posted by on Jan 10, 2018 in Arts and Events, Music | 0 comments

Shake the Chains, Songs of Social Change, Resistance & Protest

Saturday 3rd February 2018 Doors 7:00pm, Live Music 7:30pm And special guests Leon Rosselson & Grace Petrie   Shake the Chains – a touring commission of new and classic protest songs, With Nancy Kerr, Greg Russell, Findlay Napier, Hannah Martin & Tim Yates “Eclectic and adventurous…. A classy affair”- The Guardian **** “A remarkable and moving exploration of the common ground between folk music and the politics of protest”- Folk Radio “Moving, pertinent, and a clear sign that the UK folk scene does retain a political impetus”- RnR magazine Shake the Chains is...

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MYKUR – Folksange, Monday 22 January, 7.30pm

Posted by on Jan 10, 2018 in Arts and Events, Music | 0 comments

MYKUR – Folksange, Monday 22 January, 7.30pm

Since inception, Danish artist Myrkur has been in a class of her own. The classically trained multi- instrumentalist leads a one-woman project known for combining the raw, masculine energy of second-wave black metal, with an ethereal, sophisticated virtue. It is these latter qualities which will be distilled into an exclusive series of performances entitled Myrkur: Folkesange. Says Myrkur: “I am beyond excited to embark on my Folkesange tour. I will perform traditional Nordic folk songs and acoustic versions of my own compositions, both from my debut and new record ‘Mareridt’. I am...

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