Great Manchester Run

Old Trafford, Manchester , 20th May 2018 Stood on the corner at a moments attention looking on as the club i volunteer with engaged in a mighty test of endurance in the northwest sun Heat making everyone sweat as feet hit the tarmac of Manchesters roads rooting them on, the hardy bunch of volunteers ready…… Continue reading Great Manchester Run

Show n Tell

Educate Salford, 4th September I’m sat down having Just got home from the Imperial war museum, in Manchester, where i’ve been helping out in the galleries, helping people around. In this role , i’m occasionally stood by the information station, where various objects to do with the first and second world war are on display…… Continue reading Show n Tell

Visiting Duxford

Monday 5th June 2017 Venue : Imperial War Museum Duxford, Cambridge An early morning start at IWM North on Monday, as we met up with fellow volunteers and staff from the other branches at IWM Duxford for Volunteers week. We travelled south through the Midlands on our journey, stopping off on some familiar services on…… Continue reading Visiting Duxford

A choral thing

Sing a literary response to the Manchester Voices Volunteer Choir Let the people sing aloud, for those in the audience are justly proud… of those gathered together in a mere few weeks – the music director needed some tweaks… as they sorted the tenors from the bass baritone with a couple of sopranos sometimes singing…… Continue reading A choral thing

Musical Fridays

Friday 13th May 2016 Imperial War Museum North, Manchester Another Day of practice for the volunteer choir. For those who haven’t been reading – I’ve joined a choir made up of volunteers from Manchester Museum, The Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester (MOSI) and Imperial War Museum North We have Alto’s, We have Tenor’s…… Continue reading Musical Fridays