Acts and Performers wanted for Chorley Live

Organisers of a highly popular two-day live music and entertainment event in Chorley are encouraging local performers and talented individuals who would be willing to take part to come forward. Chorley Council is once again teaming up with the Creative Network to stage Chorley Live, the hit festival that attracted around 9,000 people to the … Read more

Marvellous free musical entertainment in Coronation Park, Ormskirk

An exciting variety of bands are all part of the great line up for the fantastic free Summer Music Festival in Coronation Park, Ormskirk. Groups playing music ranging from Pop and Merseybeat to Blues and Two Tone will be performing at the bandstand on Saturday afternoons, while local brass bands take centre stage on Sundays. … Read more

Bright young musicians awarded at Summer Concerts

Aspiring young musicians and singers gathered to display their harmonious talents at the town hall Summer Concerts, where the prestigious Music Hub Awards were presented. The awards were launched last year to celebrate and support young musicians, with one dedicated to the memory of courageous schoolboy Harrison Ledsham – a pupil in the council’s Music … Read more

Children celebrate the Earth at town hall music concerts

A showcase of young musicians from across St Helens was held at the town hall recently, telling the story of the Earth, its inhabitants, and the effects humans have on the environment. The concerts featured local primary school choirs, professional and upcoming soloists all accompanied by St Helens Youth Orchestra and their professional music mentors. … Read more

Young musicians sought for prestigious achievement awards

St Helens’ Music Education Hub is looking to celebrate three talented young musicians with special awards, and is welcoming nominations for them now. The awards were launched last year to celebrate and support young musicians, with one dedicated to the memory of courageous schoolboy Harrison Ledsham – a pupil in the Council’s Music Service – … Read more

Young people perform at Music Service Spring Concerts

Aspiring young musicians and singers gathered at the Town Hall to display their harmonious talents to teachers and families in the annual Spring Concerts, presented by the St Helens Music Education Hub. This year’s well-attended concerts organised by the council’s Music Service brought together children from schools and music groups across the borough, who took … Read more