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Great times ahead for Wardle

Wardle strengthens links with the community and finishes 2006 in style.

 

Wardle High School recently finished off 2006 in style by playing their Christmas Eve concert to 2000 people. In total Wardle High School has enjoyed linking up with their local community over the festive period and each of their 4 bands have performed over 50 concerts during December.

The Training, Junior, Intermediate and Senior Bands all performed many Christmas Concerts including their performances at the Christmas Extravaganza with guest soloist Richard Marshall of Black Dyke. The Wardle bands performed at venues all over the North-West.

Over 50 concerts

It has been a demanding Christmas concert season and both the pupils and staff have performed brilliantly — it's a pleasure to be apart of such an amazing music departmentPaul Lovatt-Cooper

The festive period ended in style with the Wardle Senior Band playing to 2000 people at their annual Christmas Eve Carol Concert at the Huge Christmas Tree in Wardle town centre conducted by Lee Rigg.

Paul Lovatt-Cooper the Head of Music at Wardle is extremely proud of the bands achievements and told 4BR: ""It's a privalige to be working with such highly dedicated music staff and pupils at Wardle High. It has been a demanding Christmas concert season and both the pupils and staff have performed brilliantly — it's a pleasure to be apart of such an amazing music department."



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