Archive for August, 2009
The popular song says ‘it’s a long, long time from May to September’ but somehow it doesn’t seem like it. The summer months have come and almost gone all too quickly. We’ve had another round of examination results this week (GCSEs) and we are pleased to congratulate our youngsters on their achievements once again. We [...]
Kirk Tranah attended London South East’s Divisional Summer School for the first time this year. Click here to read his impressions. Kirk
The story of how the Fry family of Salisbury became the forerunners of Salvation Army banding is well known to many, indeed Bandmaster Carl Woodman has referred to it in his article on Chatham Citadel Band on this website. What may not be so well known is that one member of that family, Fred Fry, [...]
Chatham Corps is making a big input to the two Childrens Camps organised by London South East Division’s Captain Denise Cooper. Denise
The Household Troops Band will visit Maidstone this coming Friday, 28 August, as part of its summer tour. For full details click on the poster below.
This week we begin with congratulations to our two young people who have received A level examination results this week. Further education now beckons for Rachel Abbott and Matt Smith. Matt has been offered a place at the University of Roehampton and, at the time of writing, we are still waiting to hear about Rachel. [...]
Or so they say! Click on the advert below for details of the London South East Division’s Adult Ministries Celebration to be held on 14 October 2009 at Tunbridge Wells.
Broth & Brains
• Thursday, August 20th, 2009
Is the title for the Harvest Quiz evening to be held on Saturday 26 September at our Church Street hall. Click on the image below for further details Contact us for tickets
Two of Seven
• Wednesday, August 19th, 2009
Regular readers will know by now that Steve & Mel Scoulding are due to enter the William Booth College this autumn to train as Salvation Army officers. Steve & Mel
Last week Majors Ray and Pat Brown were installed as corps officers at London’s Regent Hall in central London. Ray & Pat Brown
A degree of normality returned this weekend with the reappearance of Majors Drew and Beverley McCombe after their vacation. Majors Drew & Beverley McCombe
The Household Troops Band, including our own David Lockwood, will visit Maidstone on Friday 28 August as part of its summer tour. The Household Troops Band This event should have been taking place at Chatham but building work means that we are unable to host the band at that time. For full details click on [...]
The Salvation Army is staging another Territorial Congress to be held in The Colston Hall Bristol on 14/15 November 2009. click on advert to enlarge
Bognor Regis is the venue for The Salvation Army’s ‘New Horizons’ holiday week to be held from 4 – 11 September 2009 at the Butlins Resort. Click on the advert below to enlarge for details.
• Tuesday, August 11th, 2009
Territorial Music School 2009 took place recently at Sunbury Court. David Lockwood, along with Hilary Bromage, Emma Davis and Louise Robinson were there. Click here to read David’s thoughts. David