RNLI - Songs in the Park

Lifeboats News Release

An ‘Evening of Song’ is being organised by Neil & Zena O’May at Hawarden Park Pavilion to benefit the RNLI at Flint, the event entitled ‘Songs in the Park’ will take place on Saturday 7th July, starting at 7 pm.

The evening will be an outdoor event within the grounds of Hawarden Castle, gates open at 6 pm and entry will be via the gates to Hawarden Estate Farm shop, once at the venue concert goers will experience the beautiful setting of views of both the old and new stately castles.

Entertainment will be provided by QuadraVox a female vocal trio who have performed at many international stages including D’Oyly Carte and Covent Garden, and SNMC (South Notts Mens Chorus) an award winning choir who have worked with the BBC and performed at The Royal Albert Hall and the Eisteddfod.

Tickets for the event can be purchased in advance from Eventbrite or Hawarden Post Office at £10, or on the night £12, children under 14 have free entry if accompanied by an adult.

Neil O’May organiser said ‘we are delighted to be supporting Flint RNLI, we hope concert goers will bring a picnic, and we recommend a blanket or picnic chairs as seating is not provided. The music will be across the board and will include hits from the shows, popular opera, modern classics & even wartime.

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