Fast forward to the last evening of the Chudfest calendar: you can pop along to the Parish Church and let your ears be delighted by an evening of music from 7pm. This concert celebrates all styles of music and is organised by Ellie Rowles.
The evening is free, but donations are invited in aid of mental health awareness and MIND. What a wonderful finish for our week of fun! Get all the details by clicking here.
Hark at those sirens! The talented townsfolk of Chudleigh invite you to “take cover” and join your hosts Gaynor Seager and Paul Hurrell for a night of HITS FROMTHE BLITZ, music and entertainment from the forties and fifties.
No rations here, the good folk of Harvey’s of Chudleigh will fill your bellies with Hot Jackets and fillings, and for an £8 ticket you can be assured of good company performers such as with Chudleigh Duo The Sophisticats, AJ’s Burlesque Dancers, Girls Allowed Out, the Shanty Men plus CADS and 2Firedup duo Lisa Smith and Gina Sherwood ( of BBC1 fame!)
You can find more details by clicking here. Chudleigh Box office has the tickets. Take Aim and HEAD for the Marquee!
The brochures have been printed; we’ve collected them; stuffed the flyers in them (thanks, team); and Tom has loaded them into his car. In fact, the first few are being delivered as I type. (If you hear something coming through your letterbox as you read this, it could well be your copy.)
And if you prefer your information electronically, you can find a link to the full brochure on the Summer Festival page.
It may be a sign of age, but this year is just flying by. It barely seems like yesterday since we were standing in the rain watching the lights go on during the Christmas Fayre, yet here we are, just seven weeks from the arrival of the marquee.
Leah Sambrooks won the competition to design the brochure cover and her illustration is currently being printed. The brochure will be with you before the end of this month.
The programme is now finalised and the web pages will be up very soon.. Over the next few weeks, we will introduce each of the events: what’s happening, where, when and where to get your tickets.
We’ve got some exciting new events this year plus lots of old favourites. we’re very excited about Chudfest 2016 Summer Festival and we hope you are, too.
The competition to design the cover for this year’s Chudfest brochure is now closed. Many thanks to everyone who entered; we will be announcing the winner very shortly. The brochure is currently being prepared and will be with you towards the end of next month.
And in the meantime, the Save the Date leaflet is being delivered to all the houses in town over the next few days. This is your chance to see what’s on the programme and get the key dates in your diaries. We’ve got some exciting new events coming up, plus a whole load of old favourites (and I don’t just mean the Committee Members!).
It may not seem like it, especially when we’re being battered by wind and rain, but summer’s just around the corner. You are going to hear a lot more from us over the next three months. Here’s to another great Summer Festival.
One of the new events in last year’s Chudfest was the Singalong evening hosted by Chudleigh Community Choir. A small, but very enthusiastic audience joined in with a programme of well known songs from the musicals, the pop charts and elsewhere. In fact, so vocal was the crowd that when the prepared programme was finished, we paused to refill our glasses, then started all over with another set of songs. Continue reading →