Haddenham.net

Anglo-German Friendship

Home » News » Anglo-German Friendship
Golgotha & Witchert Chorale

This weekend the Witchert Chorale have greatly enjoyed a return visit by the Golgatha Kantorei, a choir from Berlin.

Golgatha made their first visit in May 2012 and Witchert Chorale enjoyed a reciprocal visit to Berlin in June 2013. This time the two choirs performed a well received concert together in St Nicholas church Cuddington.

There has been much feasting and singing throughout the weekend and also a visit to Waddesdon Manor and a day trip to London with a guided walk.

The photograph shows the two choirs by the new oak tree in Haddenham, a gift from the Berliners symbolising the growing friendship between us. (Click on the image to see an enlarged version).

The Witchert Chorale are looking forward to visiting Berlin again soon and will be trying to think of an equally imaginative present in the meantime!

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Road Resurfacing 09
Haddenham Webteam: Mon 23 Jul 12:01am

Bucks County Council has announced that work to resurface the Stoke Hammond and Western Linslade Bypasses (A4146) will start on Monday 13th August.The £4.5 million investment in renewing the five-mile dual carriageway surface will take around eight weeks.The work involves removing the entire surface course, which has a number of surface defects, and, in areas where investigations have...

Snakemoor Maintenace Jul18
Robyn Thorogood: Sat 21 Jul 8:45am

Robyn Thorogood, Volunteer Manager of Snakemoor, reports that grooming has been carried out at our local nature reserve in the last few days.Kevin (the village handyman) has cut the orchard and pond bank. Also, with his usual care and thoroughness, Michael Whitney has cut and removed the grass from the meadow using his tractor and Snakemoor attachments. Another good job...

Richborough Plans 01
Haddenham Webteam: Fri 20 Jul 6:00pm

We are delighted to announce that the Richborough Estates' appeal, challenging AVDCs refusal to provide planning permission for a development opposite Rosemary Lane, on the east side of Churchway, has been dismissed!This follows the hearing held in Aylesbury on 4th & 5th July 2018 and a site visit made on 5th July 2018 by A Jordan BA(Hons) MRTPI, an Inspector appointed by the Secretary of...