Community helps school hit the right note

The Rev Ian Chadwick, in collaboration with St Bartholomew's Church, Whittingham, has helped start Whittingham C of E Primary School's first school orchestra.

Friday, 18th January 2019, 10:00 am
Updated Thursday, 17th January 2019, 10:44 am
Whittingham's young musicians and Reverend Ian Chadwick

Ian has arranged for members of the community to donate unwanted musical instruments to be re-conditioned and ready to be loved once more.

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The children then have music lessons provided by Ian at no charge.

The lessons only started in November yet the children were ready to perform a rendition of Silent Night at the Follow the Star service at St Bartholomew’s just before Christmas.