Annual Conference 2018 – Bishop Burton College

The Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland Annual Conference – Bishop Burton College Our Annual Conference next year will be another three-day occasion from Tuesday, July 24th – Friday, July 27th 2018. The venue will be the delightful setting of Bishop Burton College. It is a pleasantly situated land-based college offering courses as diverse as agriculture, floristry, equine, art …

Hymns of Peace

Hymns of Peace 2018. Jubilate have announced a new hymn competition in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day: November 2018 will mark 100 years since Armistice Day and the end of the First World War, Jubilate are launching a national competition, ‘Hymns of Peace’, to find a new hymn of peace for the churches to sing at Remembrance …

Annual Conference 2017 – Carmarthen

30 minute Sectionals including: ‘Hymns and healing, a new hymn collection’ by Andrew Pratt and Jan Berry; ‘Looking for a Voice, a hymnological Autobiography by Caryl Micklem and Alison Micklem’ presented by Alison Micklem; ‘You Can’t Keep a Good Song down’ presented by Ruthie Thomas. Short Metre: Short presentations by any member of the Society attending Conference lasting a maximum …

Secretary’s Newsletter 73 Summer 2017

And none the worse for that! It is good to have the opportunity to share news of our members when their contributions to Worship and Hymnody, various and varied as they are, are recognised. But first… Revd John Waddington-Feather (Shrewsbury, Shropshire) Malcolm has asked me to point out a mistake in his 2016 lecture at St Andrews. He said that …