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Joint Concert with Doncaster Wheatsheaf Singers 7:30pm, 6th April 2019 @ St Mary's Church, Tickhill DN11 9LY.

We are delighted to get the chance to sing again with this wonderful Ladies choir at such a great venue.

This small group of dedicated young singers quickly became renowned across the North of England for the high standard of their performances. As their fame spread, so did the locations of their concerts.

For more about the Doncaster Wheatsheaf Singers: http://www.wheatsheafsingers.co.uk/

Tickets from the Choir: Neil on: 01909 773314, email: tickets@anstonmvc.co.uk

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Spring Concert, with Thurcroft Brass Band @ The Crossing Worksop on 13th April 2019 at 7pm.

We are looking forward to performing again with Thurcroft Brass Band http://www.thurcroftwelfareband.co.uk/ who will be fresh out of their competition season.

The proceeds of the concert will go towards the repair and update of The Crossing's sound system.

Tickets: Now at the Welcome Desk or order from 01909 475421 or by email to

info@musicatthecrossing.co.uk

From the Choir: Neil on: 01909 773314, email: tickets@anstonmvc.co.uk

Joint Concert with Anston Ladies Choir on Saturday 27th April 2019 @ 7.30pm at South Anston Methodist Church.

We are pleased to announce that we'll be listening to and singing with the Ladies Choir once again.

The concert is in aid of The Samaritans & Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice.

Tickets are available from Maggie on: 01909 568216, or Neil on: 01909773314 or from tickets@anstonmvc.co.uk

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Spring Concert at Clowne Salvation Army Hall on Saturday 11th May 2019 @ 7pm

We are please to announce we'll be performing a full concert at this wonderful venue, in aid of Army funds.

Tickets available from the Clowne Salvation Army and Neil on 01909 773314, email: tickets@anstonmvc.co.uk

Tickets will also be available on the door.

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Our 2019 Annual Concert with special guest Judith Hibbert will be on Saturday 31st August @ The Crossing Church & Centre, Worksop.

We are pleased to reintroduce Singer Comedienne Judith Hibbert, who pays hilarious and affectionate tribute to some of our early greats: Julie Andrews, Joyce Grenfell, Gracie Fields & more. . .

Judith performed for us in May 2018 at South Anston Methodists and delighted our packed audience, leaving them in stitches.

Woodsetts St George's Church Concert @ 7pm on Saturday 16/03/2019

The choir sang a full programme from their 2019 repertoire with soloists, Jim Stevenson, Mike Martin & Mick Thacker, interspersing the Choir slots.

The concert raised a magnificent £450.00 for The Leprosy Mission.

Sing along concerts at The Loyal Trooper & Elmwood Farm on 13th & 18th December 2018 respectively:

The concert at the Loyal Trooper raised £74.00.

The concert at the Elmwood Farm raised a fantastic £173.00 mainly due to the efforts of Margaret Meek.

This means that in excess of £478.00 has been raised from our last 3 concerts and will be presented to The Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice soon.

When added to the £105.00 raised from the Choir instead of sending cards to each other and £93.00 raised from the Christmas Social Raffle, the total donated to Bluebell Wood exceeds £676.00.

Thank you to everyone who donated.

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Retford Masons Christmas Concert 12th December 2018 A very enjoyable concert was enjoyed by all at the Carol Gate Lodge, where £231.00 was raised for The Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice. A big thank you to all.

Annual Village Concert was held Saturday 1st December 2018 @ South Anston Methodist Church.

Local choirs, Anston Ladies, The Wells Singers, Anston Male Voice Choir along with a specially formed Village Choir entertained a packed church and were joined by the congregation to sing traditional songs and carols.

A fantastic £560.00 was raised for Water Aid. Thank you to all who contributed.

Concert in Aid of Help for Heroes held Saturday 10th November 2018:

We are pleased to announce this concert was a great success, raising a fantastic £3,000.00 + for Help for Heroes. It was organised by one of our choir, Matt Meek, in commemoration of the armistice signed 100 years ago.

The South Yorkshire Police & Fire Services were represented along with the Deputy Lord Mayor and Deputy Lady Mayoress of Sheffield.

Dore Male Voice Choir, assisted by 4 AMVC members, Porter Valley Band and local female singers entertained the audience.

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Harvest Festival Concert Saturday 6th October 2018 at All Saints Church, Laughton En Le Morthern

The Choir performed a full concert with 'The Trio', Alan Broomhead, '2 Mikes with a Mike' and Jim Stevenson entertaining the audience between Choir sets.

Harvest Hymns were sung by all at the end of each half.

A total of £652.00 was raised to help replace the Altar Hangings.

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Concert for The Rotherham Mason's was held on Sunday 30th September 2018 @ The Carlton Park Hotel, Rotherham.

The Choir & it's solists Alan Broomhead & Mick Thacker entertained the audience following their annual luncheon event.

The raffle raised £430.00, which was presented to members of Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice.

Concert at St Leonard's Dinnington at 7pm on Saturday 29th September 2018:

The concert was enjoyed by the audience and both choirs. £339.40 was raised towards a new kitchen for the church.

ANNUAL CONCERT with special guests SINOPIA was held at The Crossing Worksop 8th September 2018:

A packed venue enjoyed an evening of song with this all girl trio and our Choir.

Concert @ Beighton Church 18th August 2018.

The concert was well received with many good comments made by lots of the enthusiastic audience.

The concert raised £268.00 for the church funds and along with other grants & fund raising means a new boiler will soon be installed and some roof repairs undertaken.

Well done to the choir who sang really well, despite being a few short on the night. Our two new numbers were very successful.

Our Spring Concert with special guest Judith Hibbert was on Saturday 12th May @ South Anston Methodist Church.

We were pleased introduce a less traditional concert being joined by Singer Comedienne Judith Hibbert, who paid hilarious and affectionate tribute to some of our early greats: Julie Andrews, Joyce Grenfell, Gracie Fields & more. . .

She had the audience in stitches with some of her tributes and joined the choir singing 'You'll Never Walk Alone' to close the concert.

Proceeds of over £600.00 from this concert are going to The Rotherham Hospice.

This was the first time we've organised, what we call, a different concert - it won't be our last, so watch this space.

Concert at St. John's Church, East Markham Friday 13th April 2018:

A great effort by the choir made this event a success for the church. We sang to a large and appreciative audience.

The five choir spots were interspersed with solo contributions from Dave Wainwright, Jim Stevenson & The Choir Quartet.

The proceeds of £922.00 went to Church Funds.

Anonymous sponsors covered all the expenses on the night - a big thank you goes to them.

Joint Concert with Anston Ladies Choir on FRIDAY 6th April, 7pm @ South Anston Methodist Church.

A large audience enjoyed 8 songs from each choir and joint numbers, The Vicar of Dibley & Love Changes Everything, at the end of each half respectively.

The concert raised £798.00 to be shared between Bluebell Wood Children's & Rotherham Hospices.

Concert at St Michael's Church Rossington: This full programme concert was performed to a packed and enthusiastic audience on 10th March 2018.

Soloist Jim Stevenson & The Choir Quartet entertained the audience between choir slots.

The choir thank all those who made us most welcome and contributed to raising a fantastic £679.00 for the church.

Concert for The Senior Blades at Bramall Lane: This great concert was performed to a packed and enthusiastic audience on 13th February.

Soloists David Wainwright & Jim Stevenson entertained the audience between choir slots. David sang, with the help of the audience, the Greasy Chip Butty (Annies) Song.

The choir thank all those who took part and contributed to raising a total of £622.00 for The Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice.

Donation to The Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice The choir donated on 22/12/17 in excess of £910.00, money raised from concerts at Retford Masonic, The Loyal Trooper, The Elmwood Farm and contributions from choir members in lieu of sending individual cards to each other.

A big thank you goes to all contributors and our best wishes for a wonderful Christmas go to all the children, parents and staff at and involved with the hospice.

Christmas Concert @ The Elmwood Farm, Beighton S20 1DJ on Tuesday 19th December 2017.

The choir sang a few songs from its repertoire, followed by Christmas music and carols to sing along to, to a full restaurant.

£150.00 was raised in aid of Bluebell Wood Childrens Hospice. Well done to all contributors.

The event will be repeated next year on 18th December 2018.

Christmas Concert at The Loyal Trooper 14th December 2017 An enjoyable evening was spent with the regulars and the choir.

A collection of £110.00 was raised for Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice. Well done to all those who contributed.

Retford Masons Christmas Concert 13th December 2017 A very enjoyable concert was enjoyed by all at the Carol Gate Lodge, where £405.00 was raised for The Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice. A big thank you to all.

Village Concert held on 2nd December 2017.

A great concert started the festive period @ South Anston Methodist Church with singing from the Anston Ladies Choir, Anston Male Voice Choir, Wells Singers and a Joint Choir of the village who sang 3 songs from The Phantom of the Opera to finish the concert.

A collection was taken where £509.00 was raised for Water Aid.

Want to know more about the Wells Singers? Click here

The Choir changed its practice venue from 7th September 2017.

We are excited to have moved our practice to South Anston Methodist Church and thank all concerned at the Church for allowing us to meet in this prestigious venue, which has a great acoustic.

Want to come along and sing with us? email: secretary@anstonmvc.co.uk

We had to move from the Parish Hall due to continuing storage problems. We are grateful for the many years we have occupied the Parish Hall and have many fond memories of events during our time there.

Woodsetts Church Concert on 11/11/2017

A full church enjoyed our concert. The choir sang 13 songs and a medley from Les Miserables. During the song set intervals we were entertained by Jim Stevenson singing his own composition about his hero and the Anston MVC Quartet who sang 2 songs from their repertoire.

Thanks go to all concerned organising the concert and providing refreshments during the interval, when a raffle was held to raise further funds for this worthy charity.

Proceeds of £430.00 went to The Childrens Society.

Joint Concert With The Doncaster Wheatsheaf Singers at South Anston Methodists Church on Saturday 7th October 2017.

The evening was a great success with each choir singing 4 songs in each of their 3 spots. The two choirs sang American Trilogy to end the concert with the accompaniment of the church organ making a wonderful climax to the song and concert.

Want to know more about our guests The Wheatsheaf Singers?

Go to: www.wheatsheafsingers.co.uk

Success of our Annual Concert 9th September 2017

The packed audience at The Crossing, Newcastle Avenue, Worksop enjoyed a great evening of male voice and brass band music.

Our guests included The Rockingham Brass Band and Simon Corner, organist.

Want to know more about our guests?

Go to: www.rockinghamband.com

Want to know more about the venue, The Crossing, Worksop?

Go to: www.thecrossing.co.uk

Friends in Harmony Joint Concert

Anston Male Voice Choir shared this concert at the request of Friends in Harmony at St Josephs RC Church, Dinnington in Aid of the charity: Safe at Last on 3rd June 2017.

Together we raised a fantastic £600.00

The concert was a great success with both choirs singing a very comprehensive range of songs during each half of the concert.

We thank Friends in Harmony for inviting us to this event and St Joseph's for providing a wonderful location, the acoustic of which is second to none.

Want to know more about Friends in Harmony?

Go to: www.friendsinharmony.co.uk

Springtime Concert, Clowne Salvation Army Hall

The Choir were invited to sing at Clowne Salvation Army Hall to perform for the congregation on Saturday 6th May 2017 at 7.00 pm.

This impressive venue was packed with a very enthusiastic audience, who enjoyed listening to the choir sing 18 songs from their considerable repertoire. The video to the right shows the Choir singing 'Take Me Home'. Click the arrow to listen.

Between each mini-session of three songs, the audience were entertained by two solists; Roy Pickering, in the first half and Jim Stevenson in the second half.

Debutant duo of Mikes' Martin and Thacker entertained with two songs in the first half and one in the second.

The Choir thank all involved in setting up and managing this great evening of song and particularly the audience who made this event, one to remember.

The amount raised was a fantastic £600.00 for The Salvation Army, who we know will continue their good work within the local community.

Want to know about our host?

Go to: clowne

Carlton Methodist Concert Review

The Choir were invited to sing at Carlton Methodist Church High Road, Carlton-in-Lindrick to perform for the congregation on Saturday 29th April 2017.

The evening was a great success. The choir sang 18 songs to a packed audience from their considerable repertoire. Soloists, David Wainwright and Jim Stevenson singing one song each. The choir Quartet sang two acapella numbers, one either side of the interval, when the Ladies of the Church served refreshments.

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Successful concert at The Gordon Bennet Centre Thurcroft with the Thurcroft Brass Band. http://www.thurcroftwelfareband.co.uk/

Too late, if you weren't there you missed it.

This event will be repeated in the future, so look out for it.

The audience and performers had a great evening of music and song.

Want to know about the band? Click here

Joint Concert Charitable Results

Following a very enjoyable evening at South Anston Methodist Church on Friday 7th April, our audience of our Joint Concert with the Anston Ladies Choir will be pleased to know their contributions resulted in a donation to The Rotherham Hospice of around £336.00 on behalf of the Ladies Choir and a donation of around £336.00 to Bluebell Wood Hospice on behalf of the Male Choir. Both Choirs would like to thank our audience and contributors for a very pleasant and successful charitable event.