BUDE STRATTON & DISTRICT OLD CORNWALL SOCIETY
Invite you to Come and Sing the Traditional
CAROLS OF THE STRATTON HUNDRED, IN STRATTON
At St Andrew’s Church. Monday 4th December 2017, 7.30pm
Welcome from St Andrew’s
Introduction by Mr Owen May, President Bude/Stratton and District OCS.
Carol No 9. Arise Behold the Heavenly Choir Bert Tape Collection, Morwenstow
33. Welcome That Star Hawker/Ash
A Reading from Elizabeth Howlett’s Memories
Carol No 10. Behold the Grace Appears Bert Tape Collection, Morwenstow
34. Whence those Sounds Symphonious Kilkhampton
A Reading from Bill Young’s ‘Stratton Treasures’
Carol No 40. While Shepherds (6) Old St. Genny’s
6.Sweet Chiming Christmas Bells Salvation Army words. Tintagel
Bert Biscoe, Vyajor gans Geryow, reading poems by Rev Stephen Hawker
Carol No 31. This is the Day Ethel Jewell Collection
32. To us a Child of Hope is Born “
A Reading from Lydia Saunders’ ‘Cornish Days’
Carol No 29. Shepherds Rejoice (1) Bridport, Dorset
20. High Let us Swell Our Tuneful Voice Ethel Jewell Collection
During this carol a collection will be taken in aid of Church funds.
Poems read by Bert Biscoe
Carol No 14. Flaming Seraphs , The Stratton Carol.
Epilogue Carol No 26. ‘O Fair O Fair Jerusalem’ Bert Tape Collection Morwenstow
Music played by Dafydd Thomas, researched by Mike Richardson
Refreshments and Raffle
We wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
Nadelik Lowen Ha Blydhen Nowydh Da
PADSTOW CAROLLERS 2017
The Padstow Carollers begin their Christmas events on Sunday 03rd December 2017 with the Christmas Lights ceremony at the Bandstand at 6.00pm.
Traditional evenings with the R.A.O.B. and with the Royal British Legion take place on the dates shown. Any changes or additional dates will be detailed later should this be necessary.
Start times for Sunday evenings vary so please take note.
A ‘run-through’ is planned for Monday 27th November 2017 at 6.30pm, in the Little Theatre, by kind permission of the Kernow Players.
Sunday 03rd December 2017 6.00pm
Padstow Christmas Lights.
Friday 08th December 2017
Crib Exhibition, St. Petroc Church. 6.30pm
Saturday 09th December 2017 8.00pm
R.A.O.B. St. Petroc Lodge.
Sunday 10th December 2017 6.00pm
Market; New St.; School Hill; Netherton Rd.; Glynn Rd.; Alan Rd.; Dennis Rd.
Wednesday 13th December 2017 7.30pm
Royal British Legion, Padstow Social Club.
Sunday 17th December 2017 7.35pm.
Market; Lanadwell Street; Church Lane; St. Saviours; Church St; Barry’s Lane;
Christmas Eve 6.30pm
Market; Old Ship Hotel; Prideaux Place; Metropole Hotel.
The Carol Party is open to anyone who wishes to participate; all are welcome to join our regular supporters. Word sheets are provided for those who may not be familiar with the ancient Padstow Carols that we sing at Christmas.
Roger Gool 01841 533005.
For and on behalf of Padstow Carollers.