Past Events

These are our past events. See also our Forthcoming Events.

  • Tue 13 Dec 2011 8:00 PM

    Bromsgrove Folk Club's own resident band Fairfield will be leading the singing of Christmas songs and carols at The Dodford Inn, Whinfield Road, Dodford.

    Entrance will be free but there will be a collection on behalf of Dodford Children's Farm during the evening.

    Visit Bromsgrove Folk Club's web site here

  • Sat 10 Dec 2011 7:30 PM

    Bromsgrove Choral Society - Christmas Concert

    All Saints Parish Church, Burcot Lane, Bromsgrove

    The Society will be performing Charpentier's Messe de Minuit with soloists and organ accompaniment as well as other Chrismas music and well known carols. The conductor will be John Brierley

    Tickets and further information available from Joyce Newland 01905 771836

    For more information about the Society visit www.bromsgrovechoralsociety.org.uk

  • Sat 10 Dec 2011 7:00 PM

    St Andrew's Church, Sandhills Road, Barnt Green

    Carols and Readings with children from St Andrew's C of E First School

    Tickets £10.00.......under 16 - £5.00.....to include refreshments - available from Wendy Tricklebank 0121 445 2344 or from any Choir member

  • Sat 10 Dec 2011 10:00 AM
    Coconut Pink jewellery will be on sale at Birmingham Vintage, Craft & Collectables, The Waterhall, Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham, B3 3DH, from 10:00 am - 4:30 pm.
     
    Visit our web site to view our range of jewellery here
  • Sat 3 Dec 2011 7:30 PM

    St John's Church, Kidderminster Road, Bromsgrove B61 7JW

    Tickets £10.00 including a programme and refreshments (accompanied school age children free) available from 01527 878801 also at the Parish Office or on the door

    Programme:

    • Corelli - Christmas Concerto
    • Handel - Organ Concerto No 1 - Soloist: Paul Charman
    • Elgar - Op 4 in GMinor - Soloist: The Amicus Quartet
    • Tchaikovsky - Serenade for Strings

    Conductor: Richard Jenkinson

  • Sat 3 Dec 2011 7:30 PM

    St Laurence Church, Alvechurch

    A seasonal offering of the loveliest classics in the atmospheric setting of St Laurence Church. Heartwarming music from Scarlatti to Suk and featuring  Bach's evergreen 3rd Brandenburg Concerto.

    Directed by guest conductor, Maestro Daniele Rosina, and followed by mince pies! What better way to start the festive season

    • Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No 3
    • Holst: St Paul's Suite
    • Corelli: La Follia
    • Warlock: Capriol Suite
    • Scarlatti: Pastoral 'Sonata for Christmas day'
    • Suk: Meditation on Good King Wenceslas

    Tickets £12.00....£5.00 student and unemployed.....children free with an adult

    Advance concert tickets: St Laurence, The Village Green Grocer, Alvechurch or 0121 447 7040. Savings of up to £2.00 per concert can be made by securing your tickets in advance from TMS and The Village Green Grocer.

    For more details visit web site www.midlandsinfonia.co.uk or email marian [at] midlandsinfonia [dot] co [dot] uk

  • Fri 2 Dec 2011 8:00 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1PQ

    The Carnival Band are Andy Watts, Giles Lewin, Jub Davis, Steno Vitale, Steve Banks

    Formed 25 years ago as an offshoot of The Medieval Players theatre group, The Carnival Band have gradually expanded their expertise to include other musics and other instruments. They tell us that one of their performances is a 'Kaleidoscope of instrumental colours, musical influences and moods, sustained by superb musical skill and enlivened with humour'. All this plus a 'Christmassy tinge' in the second half of their concert for us.

    Ticket prices and booking information can be obtained by visiting our web site here

  • Thu 1 Dec 2011 5:05 PM

    Catshill Social Club, Meadow road Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0JJ

    Belshazzar's Feast Winter Special with Support from Fairfield

    So good we booked 'em twice as the song goes......well sort of. Amazing music combined with zany humour as the duo start their festive sell out winter tour in Bromsgrove. 

    For further details and directs log on to www.bromsgrovefolkclub.co.uk or email bobcynfolk [at] aol [dot] com (bobcynfolk [at] aol [dot] com) to receive regular updates regarding the club, the festival and associated bands of dancers and musicians

  • Sun 27 Nov 2011 12:30 PM

    Coconut Pink jewellery will be on sale at the Made For You Christmas Craft & Gift Fair, Learning Zone at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham, B3 3DH, from 12:30 - 4:30pm

    Visity our web site www.coconutpink.co.uk

  • Sat 26 Nov 2011 8:00 PM

    Stoke Heath Community Arts Centre, Bromsgrove B60 4JR

    Croft Dance with Val Rees and Patchwork

    8pm to 11pm

    Tickets and further details from Liz Stanton 01905 353995 or email Liz [at] stanton [dot] eclipse [dot] co [dot] uk

  • Sat 26 Nov 2011 10:00 AM

    Coconut Pink jewellery will be on sale at the Made For You Christmas Craft & Gift Fair, Learning Zone at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham, B3 3DH, from 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Visit our web site www.coconutpink.co.uk

  • Sat 26 Nov 2011 10:00 AM

    Bedworth, Warwickshire. Various locations around the town

    Step on Board will be dancing a number of sets in the Civic Centre and around the town for this, the final Folk Festival in the Midlands calendar. There will be up to 15 Morris and Appalachian sides dancing at this event.

    Entry to most dance event venues is free but their may be a small charge to enter the Civic Hall room where there is also a Craft Fair. Further details of Bedworth Folk Festival can be found here

  • Sat 26 Nov 2011 10:00 AM
    Christine Harmer's enamelled jewellery will be on sale at the festival's Craft Fair in the Civic Hall, Bedworth, Warwickshire from 10am-4pm. Admission to the Craft Fair is free.
    Visit Christine's website at www.enamelledjewellery.co.uk
  • Thu 24 Nov 2011 8:15 PM

    Catshill Social Club, Meadow road Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0JJ

    Roving Crows - with support from Fairfield

    The Roving Crows 5 piece line-up are an original Celtic sound; frenetic fiddle playing intertwined with trumpet, drums, bass, guitar and vocals.  Strong, vibrant lyrics are at the very core of this entertaining and charismatic outfit with the band successfully bringing together many genres, influences and rhythms to create a driving and determined sound. A night of pure unadulterated fun!

    For further details and directs log on to www.bromsgrovefolkclub.co.uk or email bobcynfolk [at] aol [dot] com (bobcynfolk [at] aol [dot] com) to receive regular updates regarding the club, the festival and associated bands of dancers and musicians

     

  • Wed 23 Nov 2011 7:30 PM

    Get into print - try: screen printing, mono printing using coloured wax and using transfer paper.

    Beacon Chuch Centre, Whetty Lane, Rubery, B45 9EL

  • Sat 19 Nov 2011 7:30 PM

    The Ark, St Laurence Church, Alvechurch

    This year a new Quizmaster, Simon Raine, will strike a more traditional note when brain teasers, conundrums and devilishly cunning questions will abound

    Teams of up to six, with singles and couples happily accommodated. Only £7.50 per person to include a light supper. Bar available for wines and soft drinks

    To reserve your table, please contact Marian Barwell on 0121 447 7040 or marian [at] midlandsinfonia [dot] co [dot] uk

  • Sat 19 Nov 2011 9:00 AM
    Bromsgrove High Street - near the post office
     
    Christine & Richard have adjoining workshop units at Avoncroft Arts Centre. They will be sharing stalls along with the third craft unit at the Centre. This market event has been organised to promote and generally raise awareness of locally made crafts. Christine's enamelled jewellery and Richard's pictures and prints will be on sale, in the High Street (near the Post Office).
    Visit the website www.avoncroftworkshops.co.uk
  • Sat 19 Nov 2011 9:00 AM

    High Street Bromsgrove - near the Post Office

    Nancy Frost of Handprint pottery will be displaying and selling her handmade functional and decorative work in stoneware, raku and mixed media at this market event which has been organised to promote and generally raise awareness of locally made crafts.

  • Fri 18 Nov 2011 8:00 PM

    Artrix, Slideslow Drive, Bromsgrove, B601PQ

    Amael Piano Trio - members

    • Volodja Balzalorsky, violin
    • Damir Hamidullin, cello
    • Tatjana Ognjanovic, piano

    Programme

    • Lucijan Marija Skerjanc: Maestoso Lugubre (1935)
    • Nenad First: Something Wild (1988) (solo violin)
    • Asto Piazzolla (arr Bragato): Oblivion
    • Asto Piazzolla (arr Bragato): Verano Porteno
    • Beethoven: Piano Trio in B flat, op 97 'Archduke'

    Founded in 1999, the Amael Piano Trio from Ljubjana in Slovenia has performed widely throughout Europe and in the USA and Asia. In their concert for us, they are including music by two Slovenian composers as well as two pieces by Astor Piazzolla

    Ticket prices and booking information can be found on Bromsgrove Concerts web site here

  • Sat 12 Nov 2011 2:00 PM

    Coconut Pink jewellery will be on sale at the Christmas Craft Fayre, Alvechurch Village Hall, Bear Hill, B48 7JX, from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.

    Visit web site www.coconutpink.co.uk