Choir News

News and information for people who are united by a love of singing and a commitment to Overgate Hospice.


Raising money for our cause

i Feb 25th No Comments by

DSC00941Sale of goods at rehearsals – books, CDs, jam, vegetables, fruit, craft work -donated and purchased by our members raised £657  in 2013.  Loraine Greenwood and Val Gledhill are pictured with the stall.


i Feb 25th No Comments by

Please give Joyce Sharp, our Treasurer, your annual subscription which we contribute to cover the cost of our weekly rehearsals. The subscription for 2014 is £70  with a reduction of £5 if you pay Joyce by Wednesday, 26th. March 2014.

Cheque presented to Overgate Hospice

i Feb 20th No Comments by

DSC00943At the Annual General Meeting, John Hone presented a cheque for £9,000 to Val Steele, Chair of Overgate Hospice Board of Directors. Since 1991, the Choir has  raised £244,626 for Overgate Hospice.

New Chairman

i Feb 20th No Comments by

P1030331-2At the Annual General Meeting held on Wednesday, 19th. February 2014, John Hone was elected Chairman.

Overgate Hospice Managers visit the Choir

i Feb 20th No Comments by

DSC00909 On Wednesday January 22nd. 2014,  Janet Cawtheray, Chief Executive, and  Laura Golding, Fundraising Manager attended the rehearsal and expressed their appreciation of the work of the Choir.