The Singing Heritage Tour June 2013

The Singing Heritage group is determined to fulfil its mission of preserving and reviving the traditional songs of our area. This involves both capturing melodies that risk fading away and passing these on to a new generation.

the famous red busOne Saturday in June 2013 a red bus ful of group members  travelled throughout Alnwick District both performing at, and hearing performances from local schools participating in the project. A great time was had by all, as may be seen from the following photo scrapbook:

 

 

 

 

 

Where they went:

Where they went 

 

Bailiffgate choir and musicians before leaving "on tour"

Bailiffgate Choir and Musicians before leaving on tour

 

 

 

Tom Pattinson cuts the ribbon on the touring red bus

                    

 

The Top Deck Troupadours in full flow:

                      The Top Deck Troupadours in full flow

 

 Arriving at Harbottle School

                       Arriving at Harbottle School

 

 

Performing at Harbottle School 

            Performing at Harbottle School

 

 

Avril Huntley and Filmmaker Harry Henderson

                 Avril Huntley and Filmmaker Harry Henderson

 

There is also  a short video taken on the return trip ( with a few tourers showing signs of exhaustion!) filmed by Mick Grant :