Jim McAllister

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Jim McAllister

Jim McAllister

This afternoon the Choir paid tribute at the funeral of our dear friend, Jim McAllister, who died last week just a few weeks away from his 90th birthday. Having joined the choir 29 years ago, Jim was the longest serving member of the Choir. He played a key role in authoring our current constitution, served as Treasurer and became a Life Vice President of the Choir. We are deeply indebted to Jim for all that he contributed to the choir, enabling us to become what we are today. He was a true gentleman, respected and held in deep affection by all. We will always remember his warmth, humour,...

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Armistice Commemorations

Posted by on Nov 11, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off on Armistice Commemorations

Armistice Commemorations

  We were absolutely blown away by the fantastic reception we received at the Regent Centre, Christchurch on 4th November where we performed as guests of the Christchurch Band of the Royal British Legion. This Armistice concert featured a parade of WWII Veterans and local standards, readings and a patriotic finale of flag waving and singing. It was an absolute pleasure to be involved at such an event with such an enthusiastic audience and we hope to be involved again next...

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