29th June, 2017
Registered Charity No: 1117134 Member of The National Association of Choirs
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HARROW APOLLO MALE CHOIR: PRESENTATION TO THE RAF BENEVOLENT FUND

The official presentation of the £1,000 donation by the Choir to the RAF Benevolent Fund took place on 9th June 2016 at RAF Northolt, which is the home of the Band of the RAF Regiment. Richard Evans, Choir Chairman, handed over the cheque to Wing Commander (retired) Paul Hewson, the Regional Director of the RAF Benevolent Fund. Derek Mellor, who was the organiser of the 75th Anniversary Concert at Watersmeet Rickmansworth, and David Heasman, Musical Director, were also present as was Flight Lieutenant Chris I’Anson, Director of Music of the Band of the RAF Regiment. The donation marked a milestone in the fundraising activities of the Choir. In their 75th anniversary year the Choir has reached the impressive total of £100,000 being raised by events involving the Choir over the last 10 years.

 

HARROW APOLLO MALE CHOIR : MAJOR CHORAL EVENTS IN 2016

In its 75 th Anniversary Year the choir took part in a record number of events to celebrate the choir's continuing popularity. The major concert were:

February:  St Anselm's Church Hatch End in aid of the church restoration fund.

March :      Amersham Free Church : joint concert with Chess Valley MVC.

April :         75 th Anniversary concert with the Band of the RAF Regiment at Watersmeet ,Rickmansworth

June :         Harrow Lions charity concert at Pinner Methodist Church for the Harrow MS Therapy Centre.

July:            Bushey Festival with ChoirsRus in support of Watford hospital charities.

October :    Autumn Concert with Harrow Youth Brass Band at Bushey Arena.

October :     Ruislip Lions Charity Concert with the Guildford Friary Brass Band.

November:  Autumn Leaves concert with Kings Langley Community Choir supporting Rennie Grove   Hospice Care and All Saints, Kings Langley.

December : Christmas Concert for the Paul Strickland Scanner Appeal at Holy Trinity, Northwood.

December : Christmas Concert for Bentley Priory Museum, Stanmore.

December : Metropolitan Police and Harrow Borough Christmas Carol Concert at St John's, Harrow.