Next week from the 26th - 29th November will once again see Chris Powell & Brett Wales team up to present their 4th Organ & Keyboard Festival, this time at The Queens Hotel in Bournemouth. Whilst this event has been sold out for many months, there is still an opportunity to attend the event as a day visitor.
With a host of names throughout the weekend including: Dirkjan Ranzijn, Chiho Sunamoto & Jon Smith, David Thomas, Ben Scott-Hyde, Colin Ford and popular duo, Michael Wooldridge and Phil Solomon as well as the weekend's hosts, it's a weekend not to be miss... Read more.
No doubt many of you will already have heard the news that Pontins have appointed administrators KPMG to continue running the business until a new buyer is found. In the famous words of Lance Corporal Jones from Dad’s army “DON’T PANIC.” Pontins is an iconic brand and a profitable business that will no doubt attract many interested suitors. The Pakefield centre that we use is one of the best and most profitable centres in the group and has only just received full planning permission for a large new area of expansion and refurbishment. This clearly makes our chosen ce... Read more.
The great Christmas warmer Turkey and Tinsel weekend at Sherborne will include a Christmas Fayre on the Sunday 5th December 2010. The organisers, Cled and Ian Griffin are planning to make it a very special open afternoon event where everyone is welcome to call in and see what is on offer.
Each stand holder will be making a donation to the charity of their choice in the season of goodwill.
A variety of Christmas gifts will be available plus many unexpected items from the music and show scene.
Sherborne is thought to be in a very central area for ... Read more.
Bournemouth Electronic Organ Society's concert on the 16th November 2010, to be performed by the talented (and member of the OrganFax team) organist, Ian House, will be made `free of charge` for visitors. Club members are encouraged to "bring a friend" for what will be a most enjoyable evening of musical entertainment.
We would just like to add that it is nice to see a club being very pro-active in looking for new members, long may it last!
Dear Organ Fans,
It has come to our attention that a rumour is circulating that our "Music for All" Organ Festival at Sand Bay Holiday Centre is coming to an end after the April 2011 Festival.
I would like to assure all our patrons that this is NOT so. We have had a successful relationship with Pontins and latterly Martyn Leisure for the last 28 years, and this will continue for as long as we intend to hold festivals. So, have no fear regarding booking for Sand Bay for 2011 and the future years. Should you require any further information, please ... Read more.
Abergele and District Electronic Organ Society are celebrating 25 years as an active Organ Society on 1st December at the Kinmel Manor Hotel, Abergele and will be featuring Claire Greig.
Why not go along. Easy drive, no stops or roundabouts from the M56 to A55 Expressway and leave at Jn 24 roundabout to private road "Kinmel Manor Hotel". There's ample parking and superb facilities and a warm welcome awaits.
From all at OrganFax, congratulations on the club's success!