Sunday 15th October 2017

 

Event 23 - Evensong

6.00pm - St Mary's Church - Admission Free

The end of the Festival will be a service of Choral Evensong in the magnificent 12th century church of St Mary the Virgin, Calne. Our preacher will be the Bishop of Ramsbury, Rt Rev’d Edward Condry, and readers will be Mary Pilcher Clayton and Joan Woodman.

 

Event 24 - Finalé: Midwest Big Band

67.30pm - Marden House - Admission £7 (£5 Friends; £1 Child)

A chance to hear the Mid-West Big Band from Swindon.  A band that has been in existence for over 30 years, playing big band classics from Glen Miller, Count Basie and Duke Ellington, as well as jazzy arrangements of more recent popular music. A really rousing way to end the Festival!

The Festival prize winners – Art and Poetry - will be an announced in the interval. The second half of the evening will be more informal with music, a light buffet and closing speech by the Festival President