EOHD HARD HAT TOURS
Saturday 13th September from 2-5pm, on the hour, Hard Hat tours of the building works in progress by TAL (contractors) and fPPC members.
Meet at the Steel Dickson Avenue entrance.
All welcome but come appropriately dressed. Hard Hats supplied.
EDUCATION and HERITAGE OFFICER JOBS
For further information, look under RESTORATION TAB
On Monday 11th August Ian McDonnell, Chair of FPPC, handed over the keys for the building to Peter Carson and Jim Boyd of TAL - contractors for the restoration. It is anticipated that the work will take 40 weeks to complete followed by two months during which the organ will be reinstalled and the heritage displays will be set up.
The work is funded primarily by the Heritage Lottery Fund along with the Garfield Weston Foundation; the Trusthouse Foundation; Ulster Garden Villages; the Wolfson Foundation; the Ministerial Action Group for Ulster Scots; the Elsie Harvey Trust; the Esmee Mitchell Trust; the Allchurches Trust; the Idlewild Trust; the Pilgrim Trust and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Dublin.
The NewQuay Singers have resumed practices and will be singing at Harvest Thanksgiving in Portaferry on Sunday 19th October at 7pm. They will also sing Choral Evensong at St John's, Malone Road, on 26th October.
Athems are: Tallis "O Nata Lux"; Parry "My Soul there is a Country" as well as the Bacchus Dyke Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis.
New members are always very welcome. Please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.