CLCGB Band Competition Video
We have some great footage of the CLCGB Band Competition held on 16th May 2015. Click on the video below to watch.
Photo Competition 2015 Winners Announced
The winners have been announced for the CLCGB Photo Competition 2015. We had 14 entries which were all showed the tremendous work and fun that happens in the CLCGB each week. The winner the Bebington company (picture shown right) will receive a prize and a certificate along with the badge, and the runners up will also get a certificate and badge. The winners and runners up are shown below.
(2) St Lawrence with St Paul Longridge
(2) Seagoe CLB
(3) St Matthews Edgley
(3) St Marks Heyside
National Football and Netball 2015
This year’s National Football and Netball is being held in Northern Ireland on 20th June 2015 starting at 11am and finishing by 4pm. This event has kindly been arranged by John Kennedy the Ulster Regimental Sport Officer. The football and Netball will be held at the Lagan Valley LeisurePlex in Lisburn, County Antrim. For further information of ferry crossing, accomodation etc please click here.
Proms Spectacular: Charity Concert
Proms Spectacular Charity Concert! The concert is to raise money for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research and involves both Beverley and New Earswick Companies as well as Driffield Silver Band (in which there are 6 past Beverley members, four of which are in the National Band). This is sure to be a fantastic concert. Please find more details in the image attached.
Lesley Turner BEM
Lesley Turner received her British Empire Medal on April 7th at High Wycombe Council Chambers from Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher the Lord Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire. Lesley was awarded this in the New Year's Honour List for services to the Church Lads' and Church Girls' Brigade. She has been a member of St. James Alperton for 53 years and has been joint commanding officer with Elaine Mayaski for over 30 years. Lesley is also looking forward to attending the Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace in May.
Elaine Mayaski BEM
On Friday 24th April 2015, one of our leaders from St James Alperton Elaine Mayaski, attended the Tower of London with her family, to collect her British Empire Medal (BEM). The ceremony took place at the ‘Tower’ with the medal being presented by the Lord Lieutenant of London, Sir David Brewer. Attached are a couple of photos of the occasion. From all your colleagues, friends and HQ we would like to pass on our congratulations at this marvelous achievement.
Ulster Regiment Special Edition Newsletter
The weekend 20th/22nd March was a hugely important one for the Ulster Regiment. For the past year, the Regiment has been preparing to commemorate those from within its ranks who bravely fought for King and Country during the Great War. To read the activities of the weekend click on the image across or by clicking here.
We have listed the upcoming Safeguarding Courses that are available through the Diocese, or other voluntary establishment.