Alford groups to mark WW1 centenary

The Elizabethan Singers.
The Elizabethan Singers.

Two of Alford’s biggest musical organisations are joining forces to put on the ultimate remembrance concert to mark the centenary of the First World War.

Alford Silver Band and the Elizabethan Singers will come together on Saturday, November 10, in St Wilfrid’s Church, Alford, to present Alford Remembers, a special concert designed to celebrate the centenary of the Armistice as well as remembering those who gave their lives.

Alford Silver Band.

Alford Silver Band.

The performance will start at 7.30pm. The Royal British Legion will also play an active part in the evening, some of the proceeds of which will go towards the Poppy Appeal.

Tickets, £7 for adults and £5 for under 18s, are available from Hunts Travel Shop, 2 - 3 West Street, Alford, or J B Flower Design, 11 South Market Place, Alford, or call 01507 466330.

The price includes light refreshments.